Aventura, FL
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Aventura profile

Living in Aventura

Aventura is a medium-sized city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 39,237 people and 14 constituent neighborhoods, Aventura is the 86th largest community in Florida.

Housing costs in Aventura are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Florida.

Aventura is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 90.98% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Aventura is a city of managers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Aventura who work in management occupations (22.40%), sales jobs (13.70%), and office and administrative support (11.44%).

Of important note, Aventura is also a city of artists. Aventura has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Aventura’s character.

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.

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 14.99% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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 destination for tourists and seasonal residents. So much of the population is seasonal such that the city’s population swells significantly during the vacation season, and drops again when the season ends. Because of this, much of the local economy is centered around tourism; some businesses may be operated only during the high season. During the low season, year-round residents will notice that the city is a substantially quieter place to live.

In Aventura, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.92 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

If knowledge is power, Aventura is a pretty powerful place. 53.01% of the adults in Aventura 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 Aventura in 2018 was $56,007, which is wealthy relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $224,028 for a family of four. However, Aventura contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Aventura is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. 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 Asian. Aventura also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 42.28% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Aventura include Polish, Russian, Italian, German, and Israeli.

Aventura also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 49.57%.

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