Tamarac is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 64,681 people and 13 constituent neighborhoods, Tamarac is the 43rd largest community in Florida.
Tamarac is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Tamarac is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Tamarac who work in office and administrative support (16.20%), sales jobs (12.38%), and management occupations (7.96%).
One downside of living in Tamarac is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Tamarac, the average commute to work is 30.50 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The percentage of people in Tamarac who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 25.12% of adults in Tamarac have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Tamarac in 2010 was $24,938, which is middle income relative to Florida, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $99,752 for a family of four. However, Tamarac contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Tamarac is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Tamarac home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Tamarac residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Tamarac also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 27.05% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Tamarac include Italian, Irish, Polish, and German.
Tamarac also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 32.89%.
The most common language spoken in Tamarac is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French Creole.