Terrell Hills is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 5,214 people and just one neighborhood, Terrell Hills is the 368th largest community in Texas.
Real Estate Prices
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.
Occupations and Workforce
Terrell Hills is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 95.67% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Terrell Hills is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Terrell Hills who work in sales jobs (21.23%), management occupations (17.47%) and business and financial occupations (8.94%).
Of important note, Terrell Hills is also a city of artists. Terrell Hills has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Terrell Hills’s character.
A relatively large number of people in Terrell Hills telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.34% 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
In addition, Terrell Hills is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.
Because of many things, Terrell Hills is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Terrell Hills really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Terrell Hills perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Terrell Hills is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.