Davie is a larger medium-sized town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 105,691 people and 20 constituent neighborhoods, Davie is the 26th largest community in Florida.
Housing costs in Davie 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.
Davie is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.38% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Davie is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Davie who work in management occupations (15.15%), sales jobs (12.92%), and office and administrative support (12.86%).
Also of interest is that Davie has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Davie telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.66% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
One thing noticeable about Davie, although not a huge town, is that it has a large population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters. That’s because Davie is full of single people in their 20s and 30s and who have undergraduate or graduate degrees and are starting careers in professional occupations. This makes Davie a pretty good place for young, educated career starters looking to find many people like themselves, with good opportunities for friendships, socializing, romance, and fun.
The citizens of Davie are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 38.08% of adults in Davie have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Davie in 2018 was $36,880, which is upper middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $147,520 for a family of four. However, Davie contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Davie is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Davie home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Davie residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Davie also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 40.48% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Davie include Italian, German, Irish, English, and European.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Davie's cultural character, accounting for 30.72% of the town’s population.
The most common language spoken in Davie is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.