Jupiter Inlet Colony is a tiny coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Florida. With a population of 433 people and just one neighborhood, Jupiter Inlet Colony is the 456th largest community in Florida.
Real Estate Prices
Jupiter Inlet Colony home prices are not only among the most expensive in Florida, but Jupiter Inlet Colony real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Jupiter Inlet Colony is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 98.57% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Jupiter Inlet Colony is a town of managers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Jupiter Inlet Colony who work in management occupations (32.86%), healthcare (17.14%) and sales jobs (15.71%).
Of important note, Jupiter Inlet Colony is also a town of artists. Jupiter Inlet Colony has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Jupiter Inlet Colony’s character.
A relatively large number of people in Jupiter Inlet Colony telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 11.68% 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.
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Jupiter Inlet Colony is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.
Jupiter Inlet Colony is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Jupiter Inlet Colony’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Jupiter Inlet Colony is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.
As is often the case in a small town, Jupiter Inlet Colony doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.