Income/capita 197%
Household income 259%
Unemployment 53%
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IndexUniversity ParkTexasNational
Income per capita$88,634$27,828$29,829
Median household income$198,438$54,727$55,322
Median income owner occupied$250,001$70,980$70,586
Median income renter occupied$74,955$36,330$35,192
Median earnings male$127,128$36,153$36,919
Median earnings female$27,129$25,035$26,250
Unemployment rate2.2%4.1%4.7%
Poverty level4.2%16.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in University Park is 197% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in University Park is 259% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in University Park is 53% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in University Park is 72% lower than the national average

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      University Park employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry2.8%0.2%
      Manufacturing sector6.1%0.3%
      Financial & insurance services16.6%6.9%
      Wholesale & retail services10.1%11.2%
      Public administration1.0%2.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.0%3.3%
      Education, health & social services14.2%34.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Highland Park, TX8,986$189,485242.5%
      Hebron, TX413$148,750168.9%
      Parker, TX4,241$133,494141.3%
      Sunnyvale, TX5,871$126,250128.2%
      Murphy, TX20,015$118,843114.8%
      University Park, TX24,346$198,438258.7%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Ridgeland, MS24,338$55,6470.6%
      Athens, OH24,365$22,20459.9%
      Watauga, TX24,322$65,32918.1%
      Trotwood, OH24,372$34,49037.7%
      Wasaga Beach, ON24,372n/a 
      University Park, TX24,346$198,438258.7%
      Source: The University Park, TX employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).