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Wilton Manors, Florida
Cost of Living
The overall cost of living is a major influence when deciding which destination fits best. Wilton Manors has a median home value of around $295,263 and the median cost of rent is $1,242 per month per month. The rent burden for Wilton Manors is around 21.4% of the average person's monthly income.
Demographics and Values
Racially, the population of Wilton Manors is 1.2% other or not specified, 1.7% mixed race, 0.0% Native American, 12.5% Hispanic, 80.1% white, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.1% Asian, and 15.8% black. In Wilton Manors, 10.1% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Wilton Manors has a population density of 2,503 people per square mile. The current population of Wilton Manors consists of 12,773 people. Of the population of Wilton Manors 44.5% have a college degree, 15.4% have a graduate degree, and 20.6% have a high-school diploma. In Wilton Manors, 14.9% do not have health insurance, 66.7% participate in the labor force, 18.2% have some form of disability, and 9.4% live in poverty. Based on gender, 66.1% are male and 33.9% are female. The median age of Wilton Manors is 52 years old.
An overview of Florida
Based on natural beauty, Florida ranks 21st in the nation. In terms of resources, Florida has a cost of living index of 98.9, a grocery index rating of 104.0, and a housing index rating of 95.4. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state of Florida has 218 hospitals and 108 health centers, providing care to a population of 21,626,797. The three highest ranked hospitals in Florida are St. Joseph's Hospital, Sarasota Memorial Hospital, and Jupiter Medical Center. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Florida citizen is ranked 13th nation-wide. Additionally, Florida is ranked 29th by healthcare standards.
Social demographics of the state
The median age in the state is 42, and 34% of the population is over the age of 55.In the last presidential election 48% of Florida residents voted Democrat and 49% voted Republican. In terms of religious values, 35% of Florida's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 15,611 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-3%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-24%, Mainline Protestant-14%, and Historically Black Protestant-8%. In Florida there are 290 masonic lodges. In terms of diversity, Florida ranks 8th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly.
State-wide weather information
During the winter, the average temperature in Florida drops to around 60F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 79F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 36F during the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Florida is around 82F.Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 95F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 66F in the month of June. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Florida is around 4.54 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of June at around 11.50 inches. On average, the humidity rating for Florida is around 75%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of September at around 78%. On average, Florida has an air quality index rating of around 37.0 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of April with a rating of around 47.9 AQI. While residents of Florida mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Florida can include hurricanes and floods.
Wildlife to be found in Florida
The state of Florida has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of blackjack, a wide variety of palms, cypresses, and southern magnolia. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Florida panther, the wild hog, the swamp rabbits, or the American crocodile. The state animal of Florida is the Florida panther.