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Converse, TX
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Converse profile

Living in Converse

Converse is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 29,603 people and six associated neighborhoods, Converse is the 118th largest community in Texas. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Converse, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Converse, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Converse’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Converse does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $77,237.00.

Also of interest is that Converse has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 10.52% 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.

The education level of Converse citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 31.57% of adults in Converse have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Converse in 2018 was $32,412, which is upper middle income relative to Texas, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $129,648 for a family of four. However, Converse contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Converse is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Converse home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Converse, accounting for 46.08% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Converse residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Converse include German, English, Irish, African, and European.

The most common language spoken in Converse is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.