Universal City, Texas is a town with just under 21,000 residents. At an average age of just under 37, the city's population ranks around the middle compared to other cities in the state, which has an average age of 35. Home ownership is more common than renting in the area, and 41% of residents rent. At $1,009 per month, the average rent is roughly equal to the state average.
Universal City has a large percentage of residents older than 25 who possess an Associate's degree (8%) compared to the national average (5%). Further, 11% have a Bachelor's degree and 7% have earned a Master's degree or Doctorate. Many Universal City residents work in one of three industries: retail, healthcare, and entertainment. Combined, these industries account for 20% of the workforce in the city. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, 9% of the city's population works in sales, making it the top field in the city. With an average annual income of about $71,000, Universal City workers earn about the same as the average Texas resident. The city's average income also is fairly average compared to the national level ($73,345).
Universal City residents have an average commute of about 25 minutes. Many residents (45%) commute to work by car, while public transportation isn't used widely. Walking (2%) isn't a common way to get to work, though the number does exceed the national average.