Most Expensive Gulf Breeze Neighborhoods
Gulf Breeze is a somewhat small coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Florida. With a population of 6,195 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Gulf Breeze is the 260th largest community in Florida.
Gulf Breeze home prices are not only among the most expensive in Florida, but Gulf Breeze real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Gulf Breeze is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 91.74% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Gulf Breeze is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Gulf Breeze who work in management occupations (19.63%), sales jobs (16.88%) and office and administrative support (9.60%).
Also of interest is that Gulf Breeze has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 7.47% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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.
Because of many things, Gulf Breeze is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Gulf Breeze a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Gulf Breeze has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Gulf Breeze’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One of the nice things about Gulf Breeze is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.
Being a small city, Gulf Breeze does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Gulf Breeze are among the most well-educated in the nation: 46.86% of adults in Gulf Breeze have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Gulf Breeze in 2010 was $44,989, which is wealthy relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $179,956 for a family of four.
The people who call Gulf Breeze home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Gulf Breeze residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Gulf Breeze include English, German, Irish, European, Italian and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Gulf Breeze is English.
|GULF BREEZE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||2,246|
|GULF BREEZE HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||72.84%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||27.16%|
|TYPE OF GULF BREEZE HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||76.57%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||2.42%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||7.30%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||13.71%|
|SIZE OF GULF BREEZE HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||10.86%|
|AGE OF GULF BREEZE HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||8.08%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||58.22%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||32.76%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||0.94%|
|GULF BREEZE REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$355,609|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,420|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $57,000||3.30%|
|$57,001 - $114,000||3.55%|
|$114,001 - $227,000||27.26%|
|$227,001 - $341,000||18.95%|
|$341,001 - $454,000||9.54%|
|$454,001 - $568,000||7.89%|
|$568,001 - $852,000||17.67%|
|$852,001 - $1,135,000||8.92%|
|PEOPLE OF GULF BREEZE||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||3.86%|
|5 TO 17||19.74%|
|18 TO 24||10.39%|
|25 TO 34||9.46%|
|35 TO 54||25.67%|
|55 TO 64||15.21%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||15.68%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||97.75%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$85,529|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$44,989|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||5.28%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (17.18%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (7.15%)
Information Technology (6.08%)
Public Service (4.18%)
Real estate (3.11%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||0.90%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.00%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||0.12%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||1.20%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||1.79%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||English (20.45%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (96.40%)
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