Wimberley is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 3,232 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Wimberley is the 533rd largest community in Texas.
Wimberley real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Wimberley house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Wimberley is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Wimberley is a city of managers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Wimberley who work in management occupations (22.75%), sales jobs (17.32%), and maintenance occupations (6.33%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 11.07% 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.
Wimberley 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, Wimberley’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Wimberley is worth considering.
Being a small city, Wimberley does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Wimberley ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Wimberley, 43.01% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in Wimberley in 2018 was $41,895, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $167,580 for a family of four. However, Wimberley contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Wimberley is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Wimberley home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Wimberley residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Wimberley also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.13% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Wimberley include German, Irish, English, Czech, and British.
The most common language spoken in Wimberley is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Indo-European.