The Villages, FL (Sunset Harbor / Orange Blossom Hills)




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About The Villages, FL (Sunset Harbor / Orange Blossom Hills)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Sunset Harbor / Orange Blossom Hills median real estate price is $231,266, which is more expensive than 60.9% of the neighborhoods in Florida and 59.5% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Sunset Harbor / Orange Blossom Hills is currently $1,298, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 52.4% of Florida neighborhoods.

Sunset Harbor / Orange Blossom Hills is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in The Villages, Florida.

Sunset Harbor / Orange Blossom Hills real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and mobile homes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Sunset Harbor / Orange Blossom Hills neighborhood are newer, built in 2000 or more recently. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

Sunset Harbor / Orange Blossom Hills has a 12.5% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 65.4% of American neighborhoods). A relatively large percentage of housing here is seasonally occupied (8.5%), which can occur in some markets dominated by colleges or vacation homes. If you live here year round, you will find many of the homes or apartments are empty for all or a portion of the year.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in The Villages, the Sunset Harbor / Orange Blossom Hills neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: People

Of note is NeighborhoodScout's research finding that the Sunset Harbor / Orange Blossom Hills neighborhood has some of the lowest rates of children living in poverty of any neighborhood in the United States. In a nation where approximately 1 in 4 children are living in poverty, the Sunset Harbor / Orange Blossom Hills community truly stands out from the rest in this regard.

In addition, priests and therapists would like to think they know the secrets to a truly successful marriage, but according to NeighborhoodScout's research, the folks of the Sunset Harbor / Orange Blossom Hills neighborhood may actually hold the key. 67.4% of its residents are married, which is a higher percentage than is found in 96.9% of the neighborhoods in America.

Also, if you're nearing retirement age, or in retirement, the Sunset Harbor / Orange Blossom Hills neighborhood is an excellent choice for you to consider for top-quality retirement living. This neighborhood is rated by NeighborhoodScout as among the top 5.1% of retiree-friendly neighborhoods in Florida, combining peace and quiet, safety from crime, and offering diverse housing options from which retirees can choose. Maybe it's because of these amenities that a large proportion of the residents here are college educated seniors, mixed with other age groups. For these and other reasons, NeighborhoodScout identifies this neighborhood as a top-notch place to consider if you are thinking of or planning to retire in Florida.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

If you like the look and ambience of new homes and newly built neighborhoods, you will love the Sunset Harbor / Orange Blossom Hills neighborhood. A whopping 69.4% of the homes and other residential real estate here were built after 1999, which is a higher proportion of new homes then you will find in 98.3% of the neighborhoods in the U.S. Everything here just feels new.

In addition, one of the notable things about Sunset Harbor / Orange Blossom Hills is that it is one of the quietest neighborhoods in America, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis and quantitative rating of quietness. When you are here, you will find it to be very quiet. If quiet and peaceful are your cup of tea, you may have found a great place for you.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

There are more people living in the Sunset Harbor / Orange Blossom Hills neighborhood employed as sales and service workers (53.8%) than almost any neighborhood in the country. From fast-food service workers to major sales accounts, sales and service workers make up the largest proportion of our national employment picture. But despite that size and importance nationally, this neighborhood still stands out as unique due to the dominance of people living here who work in such occupations.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Sunset Harbor / Orange Blossom Hills neighborhood in The Villages are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 62.7% of U.S. neighborhoods. In addition, 0.0% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 100.0% of America's neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

A neighborhood is far different if it is dominated by enlisted military personnel rather than people who earn their living by farming. It is also different if most of the neighbors are clerical support or managers. What is wonderful is the sheer diversity of neighborhoods, allowing you to find the type that fits your lifestyle and aspirations.

In the Sunset Harbor / Orange Blossom Hills neighborhood, 46.2% of the working population is employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations, with 24.5% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations (17.8%), and 11.4% in manufacturing and laborer occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is shared learned behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents, our houses of worship, and much of our culture – our learned behavior – comes from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting and important to understand: places with concentrations of people of one or more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives each neighborhood its own culture. Even different neighborhoods in the same city can have drastically different cultures.

In the Sunset Harbor / Orange Blossom Hills neighborhood in The Villages, FL, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (16.9%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (16.3%), and residents who report Irish roots (14.4%), and some of the residents are also of French ancestry (6.6%), along with some Italian ancestry residents (6.5%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Sunset Harbor / Orange Blossom Hills neighborhood is English, spoken by 96.2% of households.

Getting to Work

Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in Sunset Harbor / Orange Blossom Hills neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (45.5% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (84.4%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (7.2%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Sunset Harbor / Orange Blossom Hills 0.101011101001110
The Villages 0.101011101001110
Florida 4.62
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Sunset Harbor / Orange Blossom Hills 0.101011101001110
The Villages 0.101011101001110
Florida 28.13
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Sunset Harbor / Orange Blossom Hills 0.101011101001110
The Villages 0.101011101001110
Florida 64

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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Better than of FL school districts.

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Better than of US school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

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