Windcrest is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 5,874 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Windcrest is the 347th largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Windcrest is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Windcrest is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Windcrest who work in office and administrative support (11.61%), sales jobs (10.10%), and healthcare (6.86%).
Also of interest is that Windcrest has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The population of Windcrest is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 38.08% of adults in Windcrest have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Windcrest in 2010 was $34,240, which is wealthy relative to Texas, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $136,960 for a family of four. However, Windcrest contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Windcrest is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Windcrest home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Windcrest residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Windcrest also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 27.23% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Windcrest include German, Irish, English, Scottish, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Windcrest is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.