Windermere, FL

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Living in Windermere

Windermere is a very small town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 3,030 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Windermere is the 337th largest community in Florida.

Windermere home prices are not only among the most expensive in Florida, but Windermere real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Windermere is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 94.61% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Windermere is a town of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Windermere who work in management occupations (22.81%), sales jobs (20.18%), and business and financial occupations (9.16%).

A relatively large number of people in Windermere telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 16.43% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Windermere is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Windermere’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

Being a small town, Windermere does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Windermere. 70.65% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.

The per capita income in Windermere in 2018 was $77,806, which is wealthy relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $311,224 for a family of four.

Windermere is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Windermere home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Windermere residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Windermere include English, German, Irish, Italian, and Dutch.

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