Woodway is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 8,777 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Woodway is the 247th largest community in Texas.
Woodway real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Woodway house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Woodway is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 86.95% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Woodway is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Woodway who work in sales jobs (16.38%), office and administrative support (14.08%), and teaching (12.46%).
Also of interest is that Woodway has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Woodway is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Woodway really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Woodway perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One of the benefits of Woodway is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 17.48 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Woodway is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The education level of Woodway ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Woodway, 48.12% 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 Woodway in 2010 was $37,426, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $149,704 for a family of four.
Woodway is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Woodway home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Woodway residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Woodway include German, Irish, French , and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Woodway is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.