Union Valley is a tiny city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 323 people and just one neighborhood, Union Valley is the 1001st largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Union Valley is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Union Valley is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Union Valley who work in office and administrative support (19.21%), management occupations (15.89%) and healthcare (8.61%).
Of important note, Union Valley is also a city of artists. Union Valley has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Union Valley’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
Union Valley 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, Union Valley’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Union Valley has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Union Valley a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Union Valley is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Union Valley, the average commute to work is 31.79 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small city, Union Valley doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.