Universal City, TX

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Universal City profile

Living in Universal City

Universal City is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 20,532 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Universal City is the 136th largest community in Texas.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Universal City is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Universal City is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Universal City who work in office and administrative support (15.00%), sales jobs (12.20%), and management occupations (10.40%).

Also of interest is that Universal City has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

In terms of college education, Universal City is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 26.52% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Universal City in 2010 was $28,586, which is upper middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $114,344 for a family of four. However, Universal City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Universal City is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Universal City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Universal City residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Universal City also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 32.18% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Universal City include German, Irish, English, Polish, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Universal City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.