Coconut Creek is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 59,302 people and 11 constituent neighborhoods, Coconut Creek is the 55th largest community in Florida.
Coconut Creek is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.33% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Coconut Creek is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Coconut Creek who work in office and administrative support (15.80%), sales jobs (14.72%), and management occupations (10.14%).
Also of interest is that Coconut Creek has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The overall education level of Coconut Creek citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 32.89% of adults in Coconut Creek have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Coconut Creek in 2010 was $28,373, which is upper middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $113,492 for a family of four. However, Coconut Creek contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Coconut Creek is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Coconut Creek home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Coconut Creek residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Coconut Creek also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 22.80% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Coconut Creek include German, Irish, Polish, and Russian.
Coconut Creek also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 25.80%.
The most common language spoken in Coconut Creek is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.