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.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Loxahatchee is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce 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 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.
Because of many things, Loxahatchee is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Loxahatchee really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Loxahatchee perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
In Loxahatchee, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 38.68 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The population of Loxahatchee overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Loxahatchee, 24.34% have at least a bachelor's 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.
In addition, Loxahatchee has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (21.04%).
The most common language spoken in Loxahatchee is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French Creole.