Loxahatchee is a medium-sized town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 24,939 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Loxahatchee is the 116th largest community in Florida.
Housing costs in Loxahatchee 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.
Unlike some towns, Loxahatchee isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Loxahatchee are a mix of both white- and blue-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 office and administrative support (12.54%), management occupations (11.35%), and sales jobs (7.70%).
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Loxahatchee is worth considering.
One downside of living in Loxahatchee, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 36.87 minutes every day commuting to work.
The education level of Loxahatchee citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 19.08% of adults 25 and older in Loxahatchee have a college degree.
The per capita income in Loxahatchee in 2010 was $29,103, which is upper middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $116,412 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 17.50% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Loxahatchee include Irish, Italian, Jamaican, and English.
In addition, Loxahatchee has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (17.36%).
The most common language spoken in Loxahatchee is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French Creole.