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.
Unlike some towns, Navarre isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Navarre are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Navarre is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Navarre who work in sales jobs (14.39%), office and administrative support (11.85%), and management occupations (8.76%).
There are many members of the armed forces living in Navarre. You will notice when you visit or live here that some of the people you meet or see around town are employed by the armed services - even if they are not always in uniform.
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 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, Navarre really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Navarre 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.
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.
The education level of Navarre citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 31.10% of adults in Navarre have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Navarre in 2010 was $30,833, which is upper middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $123,332 for a family of four. However, Navarre contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Navarre is a somewhat 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 Irish, English, Italian, and European.
The most common language spoken in Navarre is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.