Loxahatchee Groves is a very small town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 3,343 people and just one neighborhood, Loxahatchee Groves is the 311th largest community in Florida.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Loxahatchee Groves is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Loxahatchee Groves is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Loxahatchee Groves who work in office and administrative support (15.65%), management occupations (12.97%) and healthcare (10.29%).
Also of interest is that Loxahatchee Groves 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: 9.92% 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.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Loxahatchee Groves is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Loxahatchee Groves 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 town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Loxahatchee Groves has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Loxahatchee Groves’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
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 Groves is worth considering.
Loxahatchee Groves is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.