Waller is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 3,488 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Waller is the 574th largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Waller is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Waller is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Waller who work in sales jobs (20.93%), teaching (10.78%), and management occupations (8.37%).
Waller is also a college town, where lots of students live while attending area colleges. Because of the high percentage of people living in Waller enrolled in college, Waller has a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards the needs and activities of students.
The percentage of people in Waller with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 12.85% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Waller in 2018 was $20,564, which is lower middle income relative to Texas, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $82,256 for a family of four. However, Waller contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Waller is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Waller home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Waller residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Waller also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 32.84% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Waller include German, English, Irish, Scots-Irish, and French.
The most common language spoken in Waller is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.