Spicewood is a very small town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 6,162 people and just one neighborhood, Spicewood is the 426th largest community in Texas.
Real Estate Prices
Spicewood real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Spicewood house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Spicewood isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Spicewood are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Spicewood is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Spicewood who work in office and administrative support (21.46%), management occupations (13.39%) and sales jobs (11.13%).
A relatively large number of people in Spicewood telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.51% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Spicewood is worth considering.
In Spicewood, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.43 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Spicewood doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.