Sewall's Point is a very small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Florida. With a population of 2,100 people and just one neighborhood, Sewall's Point is the 360th largest community in Florida.
Real Estate Prices
Sewall's Point home prices are not only among the most expensive in Florida, but Sewall's Point real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Sewall's Point is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 97.75% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Sewall's Point is a town of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sewall's Point who work in management occupations (25.80%), healthcare (17.75%) and sales jobs (11.83%).
Of important note, Sewall's Point is also a town of artists. Sewall's Point has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Sewall's Point’s character.
Also of interest is that Sewall's Point 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 Sewall's Point telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 15.68% 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.
Setting & Lifestyle
Sewall's Point 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 town’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, Sewall's Point’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Sewall's Point is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.
Sewall's Point is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.