Data: Village of the Hills sees home values jump more than $50,000 in five years

The Village of the Hills City Council members receive a Scenic City award. (Courtesy The Village of the Hills)
The Village of the Hills City Council members receive a Scenic City award. (Courtesy The Village of the Hills)

The Village of the Hills City Council members receive a Scenic City award. (Courtesy The Village of the Hills)

Village of the Hills

The United States Census Bureau recently released data from its American Communities survey covering the years 2014-18. The Village of the Hills saw a modest increase in population from 2014-18, and from 2017-18 the population increased by two. The median resident age for the village of the Hills also rose slightly, as did its median home value and median annual household income.

Population

2014: 2,533

2015: 2,550


2016: 2,562

2017: 2,557

2018: 2,559

5-year change: 1.03%

Median home value

2013: $460,100

2018: $517,400

Median annual household income

2013: $130,000

2018: $160,000

Rent vs. mortgage

Median monthly rent: $2,853

Median Monthly Mortgage: $3,064

Median resident age

2013: 44.5

2018: 47.4

Education level

High school diploma

2013: 99.2%

2018: 98.5%

Bachelor’s degree or higher

2013: 71.1%

2018: 71%
By Brian Rash
Brian has been a reporter and editor since 2012. He wrote about the music scene in Dallas-Fort Worth before becoming managing editor for the Graham Leader in Graham, Texas, in 2013. He relocated to Austin, Texas, in 2015 to work for Gatehouse Media's large design hub. He became the editor for the Lake Travis-Westlake publication of Community Impact in August 2018. From there he became a dual-market editor for Community Impact's New Braunfels and San Marcos-Buda-Kyle editions. Brian is now a senior editor for the company's flagship papers, the Round Rock and Pflugerville-Hutto editions.


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