Winter Garden is a medium-sized city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 40,356 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Winter Garden is the 88th largest community in Florida. Winter Garden has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Winter Garden, where the median household income is $58,355.00.
Winter Garden is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 89.71% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Winter Garden is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Winter Garden who work in office and administrative support (15.54%), management occupations (13.53%), and sales jobs (12.19%).
Also of interest is that Winter Garden has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The city of Winter Garden is a decent size, but despite this, it doesn't have a viable public transit system that people can use to get to work.
The citizens of Winter Garden are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 35.66% of adults in Winter Garden have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Winter Garden in 2010 was $26,602, which is middle income relative to Florida, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $106,408 for a family of four. However, Winter Garden contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Winter Garden is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Winter Garden home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Winter Garden residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Winter Garden also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 23.92% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Winter Garden include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
Winter Garden also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 15.88%.
The most common language spoken in Winter Garden is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.