Farmers Branch, Texas is a town with a population of approximately 34,000. With an average age of just under 38, the city's population is a little older than other municipalities in the state, which has an average age of 35. The majority of residents own their homes in Farmers Branch, and 45% of residents rent. The average rent for Farmers Branch is $262/month more than the state average.
Compared to the national average (13%), Farmers Branch has a relatively high percentage of residents older than 25 who possess Bachelor's degrees (17%). Furthermore, 24% have earned a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree. Many Farmers Branch residents work in one of two industries: retail and entertainment. Together, these industries account for 15% of the labor force in the city. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many of the city's residents work in management, which ranks as the top field in the city. Farmers Branch workers bring in an average annual income of nearly $81,000, more than their peers elsewhere in the state. The city's average income also compares favorably to the national average of $73,345.
Farmers Branch residents have an average commute of about 25 minutes. Driving a car or truck is the typical mode of getting to work, opted for by 49% of workers, while public transit is not used widely. Walking isn't a common way to get to work.