Pinecrest is a medium-sized village located in the state of Florida. With a population of 19,452 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Pinecrest is the 139th largest community in Florida.
Pinecrest home prices are not only among the most expensive in Florida, but Pinecrest real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Pinecrest is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 97.08% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Pinecrest is a village of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pinecrest who work in management occupations (24.25%), sales jobs (14.55%), and office and administrative support (10.51%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.32% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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.
Because of many things, Pinecrest is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Pinecrest 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 village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Pinecrest has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Pinecrest’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Pinecrest is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Pinecrest, the average commute to work is 30.30 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the village, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
In Pinecrest, a lot of people use the subway to get to work every day though Pinecrest is a relatively small village. Those that ride the subway are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Pinecrest, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Pinecrest is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 63.64% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Pinecrest in 2010 was $62,536, which is wealthy relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $250,144 for a family of four.
The people who call Pinecrest home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pinecrest residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Pinecrest also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 41.55% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Pinecrest include Irish, English, Italian, and Russian.
In addition, Pinecrest has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (33.72%).
The most common language spoken in Pinecrest is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.