Coral Springs, FL

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Living in Coral Springs

Coral Springs is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 133,507 people and 24 constituent neighborhoods, Coral Springs is the 15th largest community in Florida.

Housing costs in Coral Springs 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.

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 (12.57%), office and administrative support (12.49%), and management occupations (11.76%).

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 thing that you will notice about Coral Springs is that there is a good-sized population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters. Many singles consider Coral Springs a good place to live without being in a really big city, with opportunities for friendships and fun with others like themselves.

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: 38.59% of adults in Coral Springs have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Coral Springs in 2010 was $32,601, which is upper middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $130,404 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 27.59% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Coral Springs include Italian, Irish, German, Haitian, and Jamaican.

Coral Springs also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 29.21%.

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