Aventura, FL

Aventura profile

Living in Aventura

Aventura is a medium-sized city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 36,987 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 91.69% 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 (21.92%), sales jobs (17.24%), and office and administrative support (10.85%).

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.

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 10.72% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.93 minutes every day commuting to work.

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 52.72% 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 2018 was $55,896, which is wealthy relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $223,584 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 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 39.95% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Aventura include Polish, Italian, Russian, German, and Israeli.

In addition, Aventura has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (50.96%).

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