Most Expensive Sunny Isles Beach Neighborhoods
Sunny Isles Beach is a medium-sized coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Florida. With a population of 21,946 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Sunny Isles Beach is the 124th largest community in Florida.
Sunny Isles Beach home prices are not only among the most expensive in Florida, but Sunny Isles Beach real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Sunny Isles Beach is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 89.62% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Sunny Isles Beach is a city of managers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Sunny Isles Beach who work in sales jobs (19.55%), management occupations (15.48%) and business and financial occupations (13.19%).
Also of interest is that Sunny Isles Beach 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 Sunny Isles Beach telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.32% 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.
Another notable thing is that Sunny Isles Beach is an extremely popular vacation destination. A significant portion of the population is seasonal. During the vacation season, the city experiences a large influx of people who take up residence in second homes they own in the area. As the vacation season ends, the population drops again, leaving behind a substantially quieter and smaller city.
Sunny Isles Beach 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.
In Sunny Isles Beach, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.21 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.
For the size of the city, public transportation in Sunny Isles Beach is quite heavily used. Mostly, people who use it for their daily commute are taking the bus. For Sunny Isles Beach, the benefits are reduced air pollution and congestion on the highways.
The education level of Sunny Isles Beach ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Sunny Isles Beach, 44.23% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in Sunny Isles Beach in 2010 was $50,456, which is wealthy relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $201,824 for a family of four. However, Sunny Isles Beach contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Sunny Isles Beach home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sunny Isles Beach residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Sunny Isles Beach also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 40.40% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Sunny Isles Beach include Russian, Italian, Polish, German, English and Irish.
Sunny Isles Beach also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 60.18%.
The languages spoken by people in Sunny Isles Beach are diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in Sunny Isles Beach is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English, Russian, French and Portuguese.
|SUNNY ISLES BEACH INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||11,216|
|SUNNY ISLES BEACH HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||53.56%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||46.44%|
|TYPE OF SUNNY ISLES BEACH HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||2.90%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||0.99%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||0.61%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||95.00%|
|SIZE OF SUNNY ISLES BEACH HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||0.73%|
|AGE OF SUNNY ISLES BEACH HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||24.57%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||61.97%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||13.27%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||0.20%|
|SUNNY ISLES BEACH REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$390,239|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,956|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $74,000||4.76%|
|$74,001 - $148,000||6.14%|
|$148,001 - $297,000||25.74%|
|$297,001 - $445,000||18.87%|
|$445,001 - $593,000||12.71%|
|$593,001 - $742,000||5.31%|
|$742,001 - $1,112,000||8.58%|
|$1,112,001 - $1,483,000||5.31%|
|PEOPLE OF SUNNY ISLES BEACH||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||2.71%|
|5 TO 17||10.28%|
|18 TO 24||4.90%|
|25 TO 34||11.48%|
|35 TO 54||28.14%|
|55 TO 64||12.95%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||29.54%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||93.25%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$45,972|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$50,456|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||16.17%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Professional, scientific, and technical services (15.14%)
Real estate (7.46%)
Public Service (3.33%)
Information Technology (2.22%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||4.58%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.00%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.17%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||1.53%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||1.57%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||40.40%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Russian (11.07%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||Spanish (41.32%)
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