Wilton Manors is a somewhat small city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 12,756 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Wilton Manors is the 187th largest community in Florida.
Housing costs in Wilton Manors are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Florida.
Wilton Manors is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.28% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Wilton Manors is a city of sales and office workers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Wilton Manors who work in management occupations (16.61%), sales jobs (14.14%), and office and administrative support (10.35%).
Also of interest is that Wilton Manors has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 12.18% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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.
Even though Wilton Manors is a smaller city, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the bus for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.
The education level of Wilton Manors ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Wilton Manors, 44.94% 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 Wilton Manors in 2018 was $53,077, which is wealthy relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $212,308 for a family of four. However, Wilton Manors contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Wilton Manors is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Wilton Manors home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Wilton Manors residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Wilton Manors also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.89% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Wilton Manors include Irish, German, English, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Wilton Manors is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French Creole.