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.
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.
Being a small town, Windermere does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Windermere. 70.63% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
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.