Living in The Villages, FL

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-10

The Villages SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
3
Diversity
3
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
8

The Villages, FL Cost Of Living

109
The Villages's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

The Villages, Florida Info Snack

The Villages is a census-designated place (CDP) in Sumter County, Florida, United States. It shares its name with a broader master-planned age-restricted community that spreads into portions of Lake and Marion counties. The Villages consistently ranks as a very high growth area. The U.S. Census ranked The Villages as the fastest-growing U.S. city for the second year in a row (during the 12 months ending in July 2014); As of April 2016, the total population of The Villages reached 157,000 people, due to new areas stretching from Fruitland Park to South SR 44.
Population
77,609
Unemployment
2.6%
Poverty
4.6%
Median Home
$269,300
Median Income
$61,533
Median Rent
$1,752

Rankings for The Villages in Florida

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Map Of The Villages, FL

Population over time in The Villages

Year Population % Change
2017 77,609 4.0%
2016 74,618 7.4%
2015 69,457 5.1%
2014 66,083 8.3%
2013 61,046 6.9%
2012 57,120 13.5%
2011 50,313 10.3%
2010 45,621 13.1%
2009 40,341 -

Race / Ethnicity in The Villages

White
96.8% (75,106)
African American
0.3% (231)
American Indian
0.1% (70)
Asian
0.9% (725)
Hawaiian
0.1% (44)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.3% (252)
Hispanic
1.5% (1,181)
Race The Villages FL USA
White 96.8% 54.4% 61.1%
African American 0.3% 15.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.9% 2.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.3% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.5% 25.2% 17.8%

Household Income For The Villages, Florida

Less than $10,000
3.9% (300,768)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.4% (185,518)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.1% (552,401)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.5% (739,365)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.8% (1,222,942)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.7% (1,761,073)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.6% (1,284,541)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.6% (1,051,694)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.1% (395,243)
$200,000 or more
3.4% (267,349)
Income The Villages FL USA
Less than $10,000 3.9% 6.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.4% 4.7% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.1% 10.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.5% 10.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.8% 14.3% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.7% 18.4% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.6% 11.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.6% 12.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.1% 4.8% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.4% 5.4% 7.0%

Gender in The Villages

Female
53.5% (41,509)
Male
46.5% (36,100)
Gender The Villages FL USA
Female 53.5% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 46.5% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in The Villages for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (776)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (2,328)
High School / GED
25.0% (19,402)
Some College
22.0% (17,073)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (6,208)
Bachelor's Degree
24.0% (18,626)
Master's Degree
14.0% (10,865)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,552)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (776)
Education The Villages FL USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 20.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 24.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 14.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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