Tamarac, FL
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Tamarac profile

Living in Tamarac

Tamarac is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 71,897 people and 17 constituent neighborhoods, Tamarac is the 45th largest community in Florida.

Tamarac is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Tamarac is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Tamarac who work in office and administrative support (17.94%), sales jobs (10.81%), and management occupations (7.42%).

Also of interest is that Tamarac has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One downside of living in Tamarac, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.80 minutes every day commuting to work.

The overall education level of Tamarac is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 26.81% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Tamarac in 2018 was $30,604, which is middle income relative to Florida, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $122,416 for a family of four. However, Tamarac contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Tamarac is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Tamarac home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Tamarac residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Tamarac also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 30.79% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Tamarac include Jamaican, Italian, Haitian, Polish, and Irish.

In addition, Tamarac has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (35.06%).

The most common language spoken in Tamarac is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.