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Sunset, FL (Florida) Houses and Residents

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $412,044 (it was $161,900 in 2000)
Sunset:

$412,044
Florida:

$214,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $279,358 - $500,809

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $444,993
Here:

$444,993
State:

$311,235

Townhouses or other attached units: $289,030
Here:

$289,030
State:

$231,951

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $128,083
Here:

$128,083
State:

$295,429

Mobile homes: $598,731
Here:

$598,731
State:

$68,147

Sunset,FL index of house prices

Total population: 16,389 (All urban)

Houses: 5,578 (5,295 occupied: 4,083 owner occupied, 1,120 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

22%
State:

35%

Housing density: 1,568 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017: $346,332.

Median contract rent in 2017: $1,392 (lower quartile is $580, upper quartile is $1,760)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2017: $1,845


Median gross rent in Sunset, FL in 2017: $789

Housing units in Sunset with a mortgage: 2,627 (55 second mortgage, 165 home equity loan, 3 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,450

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $111,712

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $73,144

Median monthly housing costs: $1,652


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Sunset, Florida Age and Sex of Residents
Median year house/condo built: 1970

Median year apartment built: 1978

Household type by relationship:

Households: 17,146
  • In family households: 15,590 (2,525 male householders, 1,661 female householders)
    3,148 spouses, 5,340 children (4,911 natural, 40 adopted, 385 stepchildren), 329 grandchildren, 252 brothers or sisters, 882 parents, 996 other relatives, 451 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,486 (579 male householders (484 living alone)), 534 female householders (425 living alone)), 373 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 108

Size of family households: 1,496 2-persons, 1,112 3-persons, 916 4-persons, 358 5-persons, 293 6-persons, 22 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 909 1-person, 181 2-persons, 7 3-persons, 15 4-persons.

2,471 married couples with children.
441 single-parent households (26 men, 415 women).

14.4% of residents of Sunset speak English at home.
85.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (62% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
2.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (95% speak English very well, 5% speak English well).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (64% speak English very well, 6% speak English well, 21% speak English not well, 9% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 8,892 (51.9%)
(73.3% 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
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Sunset, Florida
  • 11no bedroom
  • 351 bedroom
  • 2592 bedrooms
  • 1,8273 bedrooms
  • 1,5684 bedrooms
  • 3995+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sunset, Florida
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sunset, Florida
  • 50no bedroom
  • 3021 bedroom
  • 3382 bedrooms
  • 3203 bedrooms
  • 964 bedrooms
  • 215+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Sunset in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Sunset in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 43no vehicle
  • 7751 vehicle
  • 2,0802 vehicles
  • 9013 vehicles
  • 3084 vehicles
  • 695+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Sunset in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Sunset in renter-occupied apartments
  • 63no vehicle
  • 5061 vehicle
  • 4282 vehicles
  • 1093 vehicles
  • 304 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Sunset, Florida
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Sunset, Florida
  • 121 room
  • 442 rooms
  • 423 rooms
  • 4154 rooms
  • 8145 rooms
  • 1,0756 rooms
  • 6217 rooms
  • 5928 rooms
  • 4809+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sunset, Florida
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sunset, Florida
  • 511 room
  • 1132 rooms
  • 3733 rooms
  • 3034 rooms
  • 685 rooms
  • 1206 rooms
  • 437 rooms
  • 338 rooms
  • 199+ rooms
Year house built
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
Owners and renters by unit type in Sunset, FL
  • Sunset, FL household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in Sunset, FL in 2017
  • 245Less than $10,000
  • 326$10,000 to $19,999
  • 344$20,000 to $29,999
  • 393$30,000 to $39,999
  • 337$40,000 to $49,999
  • 376$50,000 to $59,999
  • 653$60,000 to $74,999
  • 678$75,000 to $99,999
  • 560$100,000 to $124,999
  • 442$125,000 to $149,999
  • 584$150,000 to $199,999
  • 644$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner - occupied houses in 2017 in Sunset, FL

  • Distribution of house value in Sunset, FL in 2017
  • 8Less than $10,000
  • 4$30,000 to $34,999
  • 2$50,000 to $59,999
  • 4$90,000 to $99,999
  • 15$100,000 to $124,999
  • 56$125,000 to $149,999
  • 167$150,000 to $174,999
  • 240$175,000 to $199,999
  • 510$200,000 to $249,999
  • 682$250,000 to $299,999
  • 1,943$300,000 to $399,999
  • 714$400,000 to $499,999
  • 669$500,000 to $749,999
  • 134$750,000 to $999,999
  • 48$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 20$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in Sunset, FL

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters in Sunset, FL in 2017
  • 13$400 to $449
  • 32$600 to $649
  • 24$700 to $749
  • 11$750 to $799
  • 46$800 to $899
  • 142$900 to $999
  • 353$1,000 to $1,249
  • 137$1,250 to $1,499
  • 186$1,500 to $1,999
  • 215$2,000 to $2,499
  • 6$2,500 to $2,999
  • 19No cash rent
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2017

Percentage of workers working in this county: 95.7%
Number of people working at home: 544 (6.2% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 5
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 363
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 706
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 792
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1,002
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 558
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 1,670
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 304
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 437
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 1,358
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 785
  • 90 or more minutes: 221
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Sunset

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 5,528 (84%)
  • Carpooled: 505 (8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 58 (1%)
  • Subway or elevated: 12 (0%)
  • Railroad: 5 (0%)
  • Taxi: 44 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 10 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 544 (8%)
Class of Workers in 2017
  • Unemployment by race in 2017
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 4.6%Males
  • 5.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 8.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 1.9%Males
  • 4.2%Females
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Sunset, Florida
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Sunset, Florida
  • 1,2312010 or later
  • 1,6942000 to 2009
  • 1,0101990 to 1999
  • 1,5741980 to 1989
  • 1,2651970 to 1979
  • 3,668Before 1970
Ancestries in Sunset, FL

First ancestries reported:

  • American: 208 (1.7%)
  • Irish: 114 (0.9%)
  • Italian: 107 (0.9%)
  • German: 75 (0.6%)
  • European: 69 (0.5%)
  • Lebanese: 57 (0.5%)
  • English: 33 (0.3%)
  • French: 28 (0.2%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 18 (0.1%)
  • Brazilian: 15 (0.1%)
  • Polish: 15 (0.1%)
  • Eastern European: 14 (0.1%)
  • Greek: 11 (0.09%)
  • Russian: 11 (0.09%)
  • Arab: 10 (0.08%)
  • British: 10 (0.08%)
  • Scottish: 10 (0.08%)
  • Portuguese: 8 (0.06%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 7 (0.06%)
  • Haitian: 7 (0.06%)
  • Norwegian: 6 (0.05%)
  • Jamaican: 6 (0.05%)
  • Dutch: 5 (0.04%)
  • French Canadian: 4 (0.03%)
  • U.S. Virgin Islander: 4 (0.03%)

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

Cuba
Sunset:

76.8% (6,830)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Venezuela
Sunset:

3.6% (316)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Peru
Sunset:

3.3% (294)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Argentina
Sunset:

2.4% (210)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Colombia
Sunset:

2.0% (180)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Nicaragua
Sunset:

1.8% (157)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Mexico
Sunset:

1.6% (143)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

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

  • This state: 6,386
  • Other state: 1,408
  • Northeast: 927
  • Midwest: 210
  • South: 192
  • West: 51

92.7% of Sunset residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 45.8% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 54.0% lived in Florida.


Sunset:

92.7%
State average:

84.5%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 136
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 5
  • 5th and 6th grade: 58
  • 7th and 8th grade: 98
  • 9th grade: 112
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 49
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 224
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,125
  • Less than 1 year of college: 161
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 822
  • Associate degree: 714
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,625
  • Master's degree: 644
  • Professional school degree: 348
  • Doctorate degree: 188
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 110
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 46
  • 5th and 6th grade: 122
  • 7th and 8th grade: 249
  • 9th grade: 47
  • 10th grade: 35
  • 11th grade: 28
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 196
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,252
  • Less than 1 year of college: 222
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 587
  • Associate degree: 1,072
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,761
  • Master's degree: 679
  • Professional school degree: 148
  • Doctorate degree: 121
Educational Attainment for Females
Sunset marital status for males
Sunset marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,535
  • One, attached: 162
  • Two: 15
  • 3 or 4: 42
  • 5 to 9: 85
  • 10 to 19: 70
  • 20 to 49: 239
  • 50 or more: 304
  • Mobile homes: 76

Median worth of mobile homes: $625,081

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2017: 0.7%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2017: 0.2%

House/condo owner moved in on average 18 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year householders moved into residence in Sunset
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Sunset, FL
  • 91.1%Electricity
  • 4.8%Utility gas
  • 3.4%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Sunset, FL
  • 95.9%Electricity
  • 4.1%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 417
Here:

31.6%
Florida:

13.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 291
Here:

34.9%
Florida:

11.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 175
Here:

15.5%
Florida:

20.0%
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability