Pembroke Pines, FL

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Living in Pembroke Pines

Pembroke Pines is a relatively large city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 173,591 people and 25 constituent neighborhoods, Pembroke Pines is the tenth largest community in Florida.

Pembroke Pines is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.41% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Pembroke Pines is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pembroke Pines who work in office and administrative support (14.84%), management occupations (13.03%), and sales jobs (12.66%).

Also of interest is that Pembroke Pines has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

In Pembroke Pines, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.20 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

In terms of college education, Pembroke Pines is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 33.86% of adults in Pembroke Pines have a college degree.

The per capita income in Pembroke Pines in 2018 was $31,919, which is upper middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $127,676 for a family of four. However, Pembroke Pines contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Pembroke Pines is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Pembroke Pines home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Pembroke Pines, accounting for 44.38% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Pembroke Pines residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Pembroke Pines include Italian, Jamaican, Haitian, German, and Irish.

Pembroke Pines also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 37.19%.

The most common language spoken in Pembroke Pines is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.