A mid-size city located in Texas, Round Rock has a population of approximately 118,000. Families with children are widely prevalent, as kids aged 5-14 make up an above-average 24% of the population, while retirees are less well-represented. With an average age of just under 34, the city's population skews younger than most cities in Texas. The majority of Round Rock residents own their homes, and 36% of residents rent. The average rent for Round Rock is $187/month more than the state average.
Round Rock has an average commute time of about 28 minutes. Driving a vehicle is the most common means of commuting to work, selected by 46% of workers, while public transportation isn't used widely. Walking isn't a common way to get to work.
Round Rock has a relatively high number of college graduates compared to the national average (13%), as 17% of the city's residents older than 25 possess a Bachelor's Degree. In addition, 25% have earned a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree. There are plenty of industries from which to choose in Round Rock. The four most common are retail, manufacturing, healthcare, and scientific. Together, these industries make up 24% of the workforce in the city. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many residents work in management, as 9% of the city's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any field. With an average annual income of about $91K, Round Rock workers take home about $18,000 more than the average Texas resident. Round Rock's average income also compares favorably to the national average of $73,345.