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 96.86% 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 (23.16%), sales jobs (15.50%), and office and administrative support (9.49%).
Also of interest is that Pinecrest has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Pinecrest telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 10.76% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.
Pinecrest is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Pinecrest’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Even though Pinecrest is a smaller village, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the subway for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Pinecrest. 64.71% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Pinecrest in 2010 was $65,088, which is wealthy relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $260,352 for a family of four.
Pinecrest is an extremely ethnically-diverse village. 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 43.40% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Pinecrest include Russian, Irish, English, and Italian.
In addition, Pinecrest has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (35.35%).
The most common language spoken in Pinecrest is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.