Woodway is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 9,024 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Woodway is the 247th largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities, Woodway isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Woodway are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Woodway is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Woodway who work in teaching (13.60%), office and administrative support (13.14%), and management occupations (13.06%).
Because of many things, Woodway is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Woodway a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Woodway has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Woodway’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One of the benefits of Woodway is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 16.90 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Being a small city, Woodway does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
If knowledge is power, Woodway is a pretty powerful place. 52.80% of the adults in Woodway have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Woodway in 2018 was $40,830, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $163,320 for a family of four.
Woodway is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Woodway home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Woodway residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Woodway also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.16% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Woodway include English, German, Irish, Scottish, and European.
The most common language spoken in Woodway is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.