Windermere is a very small town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 3,544 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Windermere is the 342nd largest community in Florida.
Windermere home prices are not only among the most expensive in Florida, but Windermere real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Windermere is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 92.21% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Windermere is a town of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Windermere who work in management occupations (22.11%), sales jobs (17.81%), and healthcare (9.39%).
Of important note, Windermere is also a town of artists. Windermere has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Windermere’s character.
A relatively large number of people in Windermere telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 13.68% 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.
Windermere is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Windermere’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
As is often the case in a small town, Windermere doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
If knowledge is power, Windermere is a pretty powerful place. 70.63% of the adults in Windermere have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Windermere in 2018 was $82,273, which is wealthy relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $329,092 for a family of four.
Windermere is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Windermere home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Windermere residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Windermere also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.00% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Windermere include English, German, Irish, European, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Windermere is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.