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Wimberley, TX
Real Estate & Demographic Data

Wimberley profile

Living in Wimberley

Wimberley is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 2,890 people and four associated neighborhoods, Wimberley is the 537th largest community in Texas. Wimberley has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Wimberley, where the median household income is $92,868.00.

Wimberley home prices are not only among the most expensive in Texas, but Wimberley real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 19.33% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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.

Being a small city, Wimberley does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

If knowledge is power, Wimberley is a pretty powerful place. 51.42% of the adults in Wimberley have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.

The per capita income in Wimberley in 2018 was $51,592, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $206,368 for a family of four.

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 Black or African-American. Wimberley also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.92% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Wimberley include Irish, English, German, British, and Czech.

The most common language spoken in Wimberley is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Indo-European.