Coral Springs, FL

Coral Springs profile

Living in Coral Springs

Coral Springs is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 133,759 people and 24 constituent neighborhoods, Coral Springs is the 15th largest community in Florida.

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

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Coral Springs is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Coral Springs is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Coral Springs who work in sales jobs (13.05%), office and administrative support (12.51%), and management occupations (11.83%).

Also of interest is that Coral Springs has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One downside of living in Coral Springs is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Coral Springs, the average commute to work is 30.32 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

The population of Coral Springs is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 38.56% of adults in Coral Springs have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Coral Springs in 2018 was $33,173, which is upper middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $132,692 for a family of four. However, Coral Springs contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Coral Springs is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Coral Springs home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Coral Springs residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Coral Springs also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 29.37% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Coral Springs include Italian, German, Irish, Haitian, and Jamaican.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Coral Springs's cultural character, accounting for 29.76% of the city’s population.

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