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Terrell Hills, TX
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Terrell Hills is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 5,045 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Terrell Hills is the 377th largest community in Texas.

Terrell Hills home prices are not only among the most expensive in Texas, but Terrell Hills real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Terrell Hills is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 95.14% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Terrell Hills is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Terrell Hills who work in management occupations (25.15%), sales jobs (13.85%), and legal occupations (10.12%).

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 14.77% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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.

In addition, Terrell Hills is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.

Terrell Hills is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Terrell Hills’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Terrell Hills, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Terrell Hills is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 73.82% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Terrell Hills in 2018 was $83,575, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $334,300 for a family of four.

Terrell Hills is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Terrell Hills home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Terrell Hills residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Terrell Hills also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 20.56% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Terrell Hills include German, English, Irish, Scottish, and French.

The most common language spoken in Terrell Hills is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.


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