The small town of Alamo Heights, Texas is home to slightly less than 8,000 people. At an average age of just under 41, the town's residents skew older than most cities in Texas. Renters tend to be in the minority in the town, and 74% of residents own their homes. The average rent for Alamo Heights is $472 per month more than the state average.
Alamo Heights residents have an average commute of about 22 minutes, quicker than the Texas average of about 27 minutes. Driving a car or truck is the most common way to get to work, chosen by 43% of commuters, while public transit is not widely used. Relatively few workers commute on foot.
Many Alamo Heights residents work in one of two industries: healthcare and scientific. Together, these industries account for 16% of the workforce in the town. Meanwhile, looking at job function, 15% of the town's population works in management, making it the top career path in the town. Alamo Heights workers earn an average annual income of about $136K, about $64,000 more than their peers elsewhere in the state. Alamo Heights's average income also compares favorably to the national average ($73,345). Compared to the national average (7%), Alamo Heights has a large concentration of residents over the age of 25 with advanced degrees, as 15% possess a Master's or a Doctorate. Additionally, 25% have a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average.