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Sunset, FL (Florida) Houses and Residents

Sunset,FL index of house prices

Total population: 16,389 (All urban)

Houses: 5,564 (5,345 occupied: 4,092 owner occupied, 1,139 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

22%
State:

36%

Housing density: 1,564 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $371,786.

Median contract rent in 2016: $696 (lower quartile is $580, upper quartile is $880)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,652


Median gross rent in Sunset, FL in 2016: $789

Housing units in Sunset with a mortgage: 2,671 (46 second mortgage, 181 home equity loan, 8 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,418

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $109,273

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $67,520

Median monthly housing costs: $1,576


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Sunset, Florida Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $386,945 (it was $161,900 in 2000)
Sunset:

$386,945
Florida:

$197,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $299,839 - $452,972

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $406,852
Here:

$406,852
State:

$297,126

Townhouses or other attached units: $252,880
Here:

$252,880
State:

$218,328

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $128,817
Here:

$128,817
State:

$280,732

Mobile homes: $715,070
Here:

$715,070
State:

$77,364
Median year house/condo built: 1970

Median year apartment built: 1978

Household type by relationship:

Households: 16,904
  • In family households: 15,333 (2,526 male householders, 1,698 female householders)
    3,199 spouses, 5,180 children (4,717 natural, 56 adopted, 414 stepchildren), 344 grandchildren, 229 brothers or sisters, 889 parents, 864 other relatives, 411 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,478 (585 male householders (500 living alone)), 535 female householders (438 living alone)), 356 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 113

Size of family households: 1,533 2-persons, 1,170 3-persons, 927 4-persons, 331 5-persons, 251 6-persons, 22 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 938 1-person, 158 2-persons, 6 3-persons, 23 4-persons.

2,326 married couples with children.
481 single-parent households (26 men, 455 women).

15.0% of residents of Sunset speak English at home.
82.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (62% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
2.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (93% speak English very well, 7% speak English well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (74% speak English very well, 6% speak English well, 19% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 8,711 (51.5%)
(72.7% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.1
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.6
State:

4.3

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Sunset, Florida:

  • 9no bedroom
  • 371 bedroom
  • 2522 bedrooms
  • 1,8513 bedrooms
  • 1,5774 bedrooms
  • 4025+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Sunset population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sunset, Florida:

  • 49no bedroom
  • 3001 bedroom
  • 3722 bedrooms
  • 3003 bedrooms
  • 924 bedrooms
  • 155+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Sunset population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Sunset in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 48no vehicle
  • 8161 vehicle
  • 1,9682 vehicles
  • 9723 vehicles
  • 3004 vehicles
  • 475+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Sunset population

Cars and other vehicles available in Sunset in renter-occupied apartments

  • 66no vehicle
  • 5051 vehicle
  • 4752 vehicles
  • 883 vehicles
  • 224 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Sunset population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Sunset, Florida:

  • 91 room
  • 422 rooms
  • 433 rooms
  • 3904 rooms
  • 8505 rooms
  • 1,0686 rooms
  • 5897 rooms
  • 6928 rooms
  • 4759+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Sunset population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sunset, Florida:

  • 491 room
  • 1092 rooms
  • 3923 rooms
  • 3204 rooms
  • 705 rooms
  • 1146 rooms
  • 387 rooms
  • 368 rooms
  • 159+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Sunset population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Sunset, FL household income distribution

  • Sunset, FL household income distribution
  • 267Less than $10,000
  • 211$10,000 to $14,999
  • 144$15,000 to $19,999
  • 200$20,000 to $24,999
  • 178$25,000 to $29,999
  • 265$30,000 to $34,999
  • 150$35,000 to $39,999
  • 166$40,000 to $44,999
  • 176$45,000 to $49,999
  • 359$50,000 to $59,999
  • 594$60,000 to $74,999
  • 703$75,000 to $99,999
  • 503$100,000 to $124,999
  • 379$125,000 to $149,999
  • 526$150,000 to $199,999
  • 617$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Sunset, FL

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Sunset, FL
  • 10Less than $10,000
  • 7$30,000 to $34,999
  • 3$50,000 to $59,999
  • 5$90,000 to $99,999
  • 19$100,000 to $124,999
  • 57$125,000 to $149,999
  • 202$150,000 to $174,999
  • 294$175,000 to $199,999
  • 588$200,000 to $249,999
  • 655$250,000 to $299,999
  • 1,675$300,000 to $399,999
  • 582$400,000 to $499,999
  • 561$500,000 to $749,999
  • 140$750,000 to $999,999
  • 45$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 15$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Sunset, FL

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Sunset, FL
  • 15$400 to $449
  • 50$600 to $649
  • 24$700 to $749
  • 15$750 to $799
  • 59$800 to $899
  • 181$900 to $999
  • 343$1,000 to $1,249
  • 124$1,250 to $1,499
  • 157$1,500 to $1,999
  • 196$2,000 to $2,499
  • 7$2,500 to $2,999
  • 20No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1,1022010 or later
  • 1,7242000 to 2009
  • 1,0311990 to 1999
  • 1,5741980 to 1989
  • 1,2651970 to 1979
  • 3,668Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Sunset population
Sunset commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 4
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 345
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 781
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 782
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1,034
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 509
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 1,572
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 286
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 399
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 1,344
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 751
  • 90 or more minutes: 246
Sunset, FL Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 96.3%
Number of people working at home: 489 (5.7% of all workers)

Sunset mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 5,389 (83%)
  • Carpooled: 530 (8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 68 (1%)
  • Subway or elevated: 11 (0%)
  • Railroad: 4 (0%)
  • Taxi: 34 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 7 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 489 (8%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 255
 Irish: 129
 Italian: 103
 German: 76
 Lebanese: 42
 English: 36
 European: 36
 French (except Basque): 28
 Polish: 19
 Pennsylvania German: 18
 Scottish: 15
 Russian: 13
 British: 11
 Brazilian: 10
 Greek: 10
 Eastern European: 8
 French Canadian: 8
 Czechoslovakian: 8
 Norwegian: 8
 Portuguese: 8
 Jamaican: 7
 Haitian: 6
 U.S. Virgin Islander: 5
 Dutch: 3
 Arab: 2

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 78%Cuba
  • 3%Venezuela
  • 3%Peru
  • 3%Argentina
  • 2%Colombia
  • 2%Nicaragua
  • 1%Other Eastern Africa

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 6,298
  • Other state: 1,399
  • Northeast: 967
  • Midwest: 191
  • South: 193
  • West: 44

92% of Sunset residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 46% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 55% lived in Florida.

Sunset:

92.1%
State average:

84.2%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 99
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 5
  • 5th and 6th grade: 64
  • 7th and 8th grade: 113
  • 9th grade: 144
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 54
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 222
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,107
  • Less than 1 year of college: 163
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 804
  • Associate degree: 713
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,522
  • Master's degree: 602
  • Professional school degree: 322
  • Doctorate degree: 204

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 91
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 57
  • 5th and 6th grade: 135
  • 7th and 8th grade: 273
  • 9th grade: 47
  • 10th grade: 29
  • 11th grade: 27
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 192
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,248
  • Less than 1 year of college: 252
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 623
  • Associate degree: 996
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,592
  • Master's degree: 653
  • Professional school degree: 148
  • Doctorate degree: 120

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 5.1%Males
  • 8.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 8.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 1.9%Males
  • 3.9%Females
Sunset marital status for males
Sunset marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,549
  • One, attached: 169
  • Two: 18
  • 3 or 4: 41
  • 5 to 9: 89
  • 10 to 19: 69
  • 20 to 49: 230
  • 50 or more: 296
  • Mobile homes: 71

Median worth of mobile homes: $591,259

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.7%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 0.2%

House/condo owner moved in on average 18 years ago

Renter moved in on average 3 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Sunset:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Sunset
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (91.3%)
  • Utility gas (5.2%)
  • No fuel used (3.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.2%)
  • Electricity (96.8%)
  • No fuel used (3.2%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 392
Here:

30.6%
Florida:

12.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 240
Here:

30.3%
Florida:

11.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 166
Here:

14.2%
Florida:

20.1%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)