Crestview, FL


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Crestview is a medium-sized city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 23,270 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Crestview is the 123rd largest community in Florida. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Crestview, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Crestview, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Crestview’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Crestview does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $51,115.00.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Crestview is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Crestview is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Crestview who work in office and administrative support (17.34%), sales jobs (10.77%), and food service (9.18%).

There are quite a few people in the armed forces living in Crestview, and when you visit or drive around town, you will see military people in and out of uniform, shopping, enjoying life, and being part of the community.

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

In terms of college education, Crestview is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 19.95% of adults 25 and older in Crestview have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Crestview in 2010 was $21,525, which is middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $86,100 for a family of four. However, Crestview contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Crestview is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Crestview home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Crestview residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Crestview include Irish, English, Italian, and French .

The most common language spoken in Crestview is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Indo-European.