A small city in Texas, Sachse has just under 24,000 residents. Families with young children are typical, as kids under 5 make up an above-average percentage of the population, while retirees feature less prominently in the demographics. Renters tend to be in the minority in the area, and 86% of residents own their homes. With an average rent of $1,308/month, exceeding the state average by $280 per month, relatively high rent costs may play a role in the higher levels of ownership.
There are four primary industries in Sachse: healthcare, manufacturing, retail, and scientific. Combined, these industries account for 24% of the labor force in the city. Meanwhile, looking at job function, 11% of residents work in sales, making it the top profession in the city. Sachse workers bring in an average annual income of about $100,000, about $28,000 more than the average Texas resident. The city's average income also compares favorably to the national average of $73,345. Sachse has a relatively high number of residents over the age of 25 with an Associate's degree (7%) compared to the national average (5%). In addition, 14% possess a Bachelor's degree and 6% have a Master's or Doctoral degree.
Averaging about 34 minutes, the commute time for Sachse residents is slower than the state average of about 27 minutes. Driving is the typical mode of getting to work, opted for by 46% of commuters, while public transit isn't used widely. Walking isn't a common way to get to work.