Heath is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 9,331 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Heath is the 284th largest community in Texas.
Heath home prices are not only among the most expensive in Texas, but Heath real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Heath is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 89.16% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Heath is a city of sales and office workers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Heath who work in management occupations (20.76%), sales jobs (16.61%), and office and administrative support (11.62%).
Also of interest is that Heath has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Heath is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Heath’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Heath is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Heath, the average commute to work is 34.40 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small city, Heath doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Heath. 59.63% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Heath in 2018 was $68,844, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $275,376 for a family of four.
Heath is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Heath home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Heath residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Heath include German, English, Irish, French, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Heath is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.