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 $51,407.00.
The armed forces are a huge part of the life in Crestview, employing 7.60% of the workforce. While it is a military town, the civilian sector still plays an important role in the local economy, where the Public Service and Accommodation industries employ 17.45% and 14.27% of the civilian workforce, respectively.
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.
The education level of Crestview citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 22.62% of adults in Crestview have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Crestview in 2010 was $21,379, which is lower middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $85,516 for a family of four. However, Crestview contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Crestview is an extremely 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 German, English, French , and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Crestview is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Indo-European.