Tamarac is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 66,721 people and 13 constituent neighborhoods, Tamarac is the 43rd largest community in Florida.
Unlike some cities, Tamarac isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Tamarac are a mix of both white- and blue-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 (17.55%), sales jobs (10.95%), and management occupations (8.27%).
Also of interest is that Tamarac has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In Tamarac, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.14 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The overall education level of Tamarac is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 26.12% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Tamarac in 2018 was $28,758, which is middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $115,032 for a family of four. However, Tamarac contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Tamarac is an extremely 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 29.86% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Tamarac include Jamaican, Italian, Haitian, German, and Irish.
In addition, Tamarac has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (36.81%).
The most common language spoken in Tamarac is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.