Loxahatchee is a medium-sized town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 26,292 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Loxahatchee is the 116th largest community in Florida.
Loxahatchee home prices are not only among the most expensive in Florida, but Loxahatchee real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Loxahatchee is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Loxahatchee is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Loxahatchee who work in management occupations (11.99%), office and administrative support (11.01%), and sales jobs (7.71%).
Also of interest is that Loxahatchee has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Loxahatchee 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, Loxahatchee’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Loxahatchee, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 38.68 minutes every day commuting to work.
The citizens of Loxahatchee are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 24.34% of adults in Loxahatchee having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Loxahatchee in 2018 was $33,159, which is upper middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $132,636 for a family of four. However, Loxahatchee contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Loxahatchee is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Loxahatchee home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Loxahatchee residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Loxahatchee also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 23.34% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Loxahatchee include German, Irish, Italian, English, and Jamaican.
Loxahatchee also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 21.04%.
The most common language spoken in Loxahatchee is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French Creole.