Colleyville 89 Exceptional
Colleyville Livability #25 ranked city in Texas#318 ranked city in the USARanks better than 98% of areas

Livability Awards

A+ Colleyville Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Colleyville Cost of Living Cost of living is 48% higher than Texas
13737% more expensive than the US average
928% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Colleyville cost of living
A+ Colleyville Crime Total crime is 78% lower than Texas
Total crime
58775% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 17175% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-7%Year over year crime is down
Colleyville crime
A+ Colleyville Employment Household income is 196% higher than Texas
Median household income
$162,183193% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$72,927144% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
2%54% lower than the US average
Colleyville employment
C- Colleyville Housing Home value is 203% higher than Texas
Median home value
$432,600134% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,69278% higher than the US average
Home ownership
96%50% higher than the US average
Colleyville real estate or Colleyville rentals
A+ Colleyville Schools HS graduation rate is 25% higher than Texas
High school grad. rates
97%17% higher than the US average
School test scores
71%47% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
17:15% higher than the US average
Colleyville K-12 schools
A+ Colleyville User Ratings There are a total of 11 ratings in Colleyville
Overall user rating
95% 11 total ratings
User reviews rating
90% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
96% 10 total surveys
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      Living in Colleyville, TX

      Colleyville is a moderately-sized city located in the state of Texas. The city has a population of 24,982 residents. If we take a look at the last Census, the vast majority of the population falls within one racial group (86% White). Given that fact, Colleyville could be considered less diverse than other cities. Based on an average age of 48, Colleyville appears to be a city better suited for seniors or retirees as the average age is well above the national average. 92% of the people in Colleyville (over the age of 15) are married and 61% have kids under the age of eighteen. Knowing that, it’s safe to say that this area could be a great place for other families to lay down roots.

      Whether you’re moving to a new town to be closer to family, friends or for a new job, living in Colleyville could be a positive experience compared to other cities in Texas if you know where to look. With useful information like amenities, cost of living, education, employment and other key data points, finding the best places to live in Colleyville and in the areas around Colleyville is a much easier task.

      With a livability score of 86/100, Colleyville is ranked #231 in the United States and #87 in Texas. Clearly, Colleyville is doing something right, as this score ranks well above the average of most cities. Another exciting tidbit, is that Colleyville ranks better than 90% of all US cities! For each of the livability categories, we can establish that Colleyville ranks very well for amenities (A+), crime (A+), weather (B), education (A+) and employment (A+). The bad news for Colleyville, there are some categories for which it does not score well, this includes: cost of living (F).

      Conveniently located amenities and interesting attractions are a great way to continuously enjoy Colleyville on a regular basis. Knowing that there are an abundance of amenities and things to do can ensure that you always have access to nearby grocery stores, restaurants and coffee shops.

      Crime rates can be the deciding factor for anyone looking to relocate to a new area. Colleyville gets top scores for their low violent crime rates of 19 crimes per 100,000 residents, which are significantly lower than the national average.

      The average school test scores in Colleyville are 87%. This far exceeds the national average and ensures that this educational system will provide your children with the skills and the tools they need to thrive.

      Colleyville real estate prices and overall affordability will play a huge role in determining if the area is the right fit for you. Of course there are probably some other items on your “wish list”, but even before they are considered, let’s take a look at the home prices and affordability in Colleyville. Median real estate prices in Colleyville come in at $432,600, which is 203.2% higher than the Texas average. The home price to income ratio compares the median home prices to the median household income. In Colleyville, the home price to income ratio is 2.7, which is 3.8% higher than the Texas average. Knowing if your home will appreciate on a long term or even a short term basis should be factored into your decision making. An increase in your home’s value can be a good way to generate tax-free equity that can create long term financial security. In the past year, appreciation rates for homes in the Colleyville area were 4.2% and 5 year appreciation rates were 4.8%.

      Colleyville transportation information

      Average one way commute27min26min26min
      Workers who drive to work85.1%80.3%76.4%
      Workers who carpool2.7%10.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.1%1.5%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.3%0.6%
      Workers who walk1.0%1.6%2.8%
      Working from home9.7%4.3%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Colleyville, TX data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).