Winter Springs is a medium-sized city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 34,789 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Winter Springs is the 92nd largest community in Florida.
Winter Springs is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 87.46% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Winter Springs is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Winter Springs who work in office and administrative support (16.40%), sales jobs (13.62%), and management occupations (11.83%).
Also of interest is that Winter Springs has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Winter Springs 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 city’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, Winter Springs’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Winter Springs is a decent-sized city, yet no one gets to work using public transit, because the city has no real transit system.
The population of Winter Springs is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 35.51% of adults in Winter Springs have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Winter Springs in 2010 was $31,258, which is upper middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $125,032 for a family of four. However, Winter Springs contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Winter Springs is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Winter Springs home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Winter Springs residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Winter Springs also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 20.46% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Winter Springs include Irish, English, Italian, and European.
The most common language spoken in Winter Springs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Serbo-Croatian.