Windermere, FL
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Windermere profile

Living in Windermere

Windermere is a very small town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 3,003 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Windermere is the 337th 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 94.61% 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 (22.81%), sales jobs (20.18%), and business and financial occupations (9.16%).

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 16.43% 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.

Because of many things, Windermere is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Windermere really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Windermere perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

As is often the case in a small town, Windermere doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Windermere, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Windermere is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 70.65% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Windermere in 2018 was $77,806, which is wealthy relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $311,224 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. Important ancestries of people in Windermere include English, German, Irish, Italian, and Dutch.

The most common language spoken in Windermere is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.