Terrell Hills, TX

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Living in Terrell Hills

Terrell Hills is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 5,045 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Terrell Hills is the 377th largest community in Texas.

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

Terrell Hills is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 95.14% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Terrell Hills is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Terrell Hills who work in management occupations (25.15%), sales jobs (13.85%), and legal occupations (10.12%).

A relatively large number of people in Terrell Hills telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 14.77% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.

In addition, Terrell Hills is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.

Because of many things, Terrell Hills 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, Terrell Hills really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Terrell Hills 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.

If knowledge is power, Terrell Hills is a pretty powerful place. 73.82% of the adults in Terrell Hills 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 Terrell Hills in 2018 was $83,575, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $334,300 for a family of four.

Terrell Hills is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Terrell Hills home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Terrell Hills residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Terrell Hills also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 20.56% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Terrell Hills include German, English, Irish, Scottish, and French.

The most common language spoken in Terrell Hills is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.

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