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 86.61% 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 (15.25%), office and administrative support (13.95%), and teaching (12.41%).
Woodway 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, Woodway’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 17.33 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small city, Woodway doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Woodway are among the most well-educated in the nation: 49.69% of adults in Woodway have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Woodway in 2010 was $38,641, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $154,564 for a family of four.
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.