Navarre is a medium-sized coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Florida. With a population of 33,928 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Navarre is the 96th largest community in Florida.
Navarre is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Navarre is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Navarre who work in sales jobs (12.81%), office and administrative support (12.39%), and management occupations (10.07%).
Navarre is home to a number of people employed in the armed forces. When you visit or walk around Navarre, some of the people you will bump into will be military people In and out of uniform, jogging, shopping and generally out and about town.
Also of interest is that Navarre has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Navarre is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Navarre 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, Navarre has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Navarre’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One of the nice things about Navarre is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.
One downside of living in Navarre is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Navarre, the average commute to work is 33.43 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The town of Navarre is a decent size, but despite this, it doesn't have a viable public transit system that people can use to get to work.
The percentage of people in Navarre who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 26.80% of adults in Navarre have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Navarre in 2018 was $32,634, which is upper middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $130,536 for a family of four. However, Navarre contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Navarre is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Navarre home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Navarre residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Navarre include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Navarre is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.