Conroe, TX

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Living in Conroe

Conroe is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 91,079 people and 16 constituent neighborhoods, Conroe is the 56th largest community in Texas. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Conroe, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Conroe, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Conroe’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Conroe does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $60,343.00.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Conroe is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Conroe is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Conroe who work in sales jobs (11.52%), management occupations (9.97%), and office and administrative support (9.40%).

The overall education level of Conroe is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 26.34% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Conroe in 2018 was $33,479, which is wealthy relative to Texas, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $133,916 for a family of four. However, Conroe contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Conroe is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Conroe home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Conroe residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Conroe also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 32.39% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Conroe include German, English, Irish, French, and Italian.

Conroe also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 17.65%.

The most common language spoken in Conroe is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.