Aventura is a medium-sized city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 37,649 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Aventura is the 80th largest community in Florida.
Aventura home prices are not only among the most expensive in Florida, but Aventura real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Aventura is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 94.97% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Aventura is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Aventura who work in sales jobs (24.21%), management occupations (18.13%), and business and financial occupations (8.42%).
Also of interest is that Aventura has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Aventura telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 11.70% 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.
Another notable thing is that Aventura is an extremely popular vacation destination. A significant portion of the population is seasonal. During the vacation season, the city experiences a large influx of people who take up residence in second homes they own in the area. As the vacation season ends, the population drops again, leaving behind a substantially quieter and smaller city.
One downside of living in Aventura is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Aventura, the average commute to work is 31.53 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Aventura, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Aventura is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 50.91% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Aventura in 2010 was $46,137, which is wealthy relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $184,548 for a family of four. However, Aventura contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Aventura home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Aventura residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Aventura also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 35.62% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Aventura include Polish, Italian, German, and Israeli.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Aventura's cultural character, accounting for 46.42% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Aventura is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Hebrew.