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Westchester, FL (Florida) Houses and Residents

Westchester,FL index of house prices

Total population: 29,862 (All urban)

Houses: 9,645 (9,310 occupied: 5,839 owner occupied, 3,378 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

37%
State:

36%

Housing density: 2,402 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $266,650.

Median contract rent in 2016: $629 (lower quartile is $535, upper quartile is $732)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,416


Median gross rent in Westchester, FL in 2016: $717

Housing units in Westchester with a mortgage: 3,271 (53 second mortgage, 259 home equity loan, 47 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,581

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $76,234

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $50,678

Median monthly housing costs: $1,240


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Westchester, Florida Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $311,739 (it was $143,600 in 2000)
Westchester:

$311,739
Florida:

$197,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $263,006 - $352,473
Median year house/condo built: 1960

Median year apartment built: 1972

Household type by relationship:

Households: 30,605
  • In family households: 27,788 (4,375 male householders, 3,080 female householders)
    5,475 spouses, 9,492 children (8,687 natural, 382 adopted, 462 stepchildren), 1,248 grandchildren, 570 brothers or sisters, 1,534 parents, 1,455 other relatives, 542 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,521 (729 male householders (613 living alone)), 1,122 female householders (981 living alone)), 656 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 334

Size of family households: 2,834 2-persons, 2,011 3-persons, 1,549 4-persons, 840 5-persons, 166 6-persons, 88 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,597 1-person, 205 2-persons, 18 3-persons, 11 4-persons, 22 5-persons.

3,127 married couples with children.
1,062 single-parent households (270 men, 792 women).

12.6% of residents of Westchester speak English at home.
88.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (52% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 18% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (76% speak English very well, 24% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 19,479 (63.6%)
(68.5% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.9
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.1
State:

4.3

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 27no bedroom
  • 1871 bedroom
  • 4892 bedrooms
  • 3,5013 bedrooms
  • 1,4664 bedrooms
  • 2265+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Westchester population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Westchester, Florida:

  • 135no bedroom
  • 5131 bedroom
  • 1,4722 bedrooms
  • 1,1173 bedrooms
  • 1444 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Westchester population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 277no vehicle
  • 1,7351 vehicle
  • 2,0322 vehicles
  • 1,2633 vehicles
  • 4484 vehicles
  • 1355+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Westchester population

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

  • 272no vehicle
  • 1,4141 vehicle
  • 1,3062 vehicles
  • 3053 vehicles
  • 1424 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Westchester population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Westchester, Florida:

  • 101 room
  • 192 rooms
  • 2133 rooms
  • 6394 rooms
  • 1,4735 rooms
  • 1,3346 rooms
  • 8947 rooms
  • 6958 rooms
  • 5999+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Westchester population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Westchester, Florida:

  • 1361 room
  • 1402 rooms
  • 4713 rooms
  • 1,4774 rooms
  • 6835 rooms
  • 2736 rooms
  • 977 rooms
  • 598 rooms
  • 109+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Westchester 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 %

  • Westchester, FL household income distribution

  • Westchester, FL household income distribution
  • 400Less than $10,000
  • 606$10,000 to $14,999
  • 599$15,000 to $19,999
  • 766$20,000 to $24,999
  • 678$25,000 to $29,999
  • 442$30,000 to $34,999
  • 487$35,000 to $39,999
  • 213$40,000 to $44,999
  • 547$45,000 to $49,999
  • 707$50,000 to $59,999
  • 737$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,299$75,000 to $99,999
  • 867$100,000 to $124,999
  • 331$125,000 to $149,999
  • 412$150,000 to $199,999
  • 223$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Westchester, FL

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Westchester, FL
  • 29Less than $10,000
  • 11$15,000 to $19,999
  • 6$25,000 to $29,999
  • 10$30,000 to $34,999
  • 9$35,000 to $39,999
  • 5$40,000 to $49,999
  • 16$50,000 to $59,999
  • 13$70,000 to $79,999
  • 32$80,000 to $89,999
  • 70$90,000 to $99,999
  • 95$100,000 to $124,999
  • 105$125,000 to $149,999
  • 319$150,000 to $174,999
  • 374$175,000 to $199,999
  • 1,307$200,000 to $249,999
  • 1,944$250,000 to $299,999
  • 1,681$300,000 to $399,999
  • 459$400,000 to $499,999
  • 23$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Westchester, FL

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Westchester, FL
  • 11$100 to $149
  • 9$150 to $199
  • 18$200 to $249
  • 9$250 to $299
  • 17$450 to $499
  • 16$500 to $549
  • 35$550 to $599
  • 31$600 to $649
  • 83$650 to $699
  • 29$700 to $749
  • 95$750 to $799
  • 288$800 to $899
  • 369$900 to $999
  • 1,246$1,000 to $1,249
  • 357$1,250 to $1,499
  • 587$1,500 to $1,999
  • 77$2,000 to $2,499
  • 136No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 3,5652010 or later
  • 3,8692000 to 2009
  • 3,0271990 to 1999
  • 4,4461980 to 1989
  • 2,4821970 to 1979
  • 8,273Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Westchester population
Westchester commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 232
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 371
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 514
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1,924
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1,558
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 1,702
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 3,313
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 405
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 1,073
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 1,873
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 1,055
  • 90 or more minutes: 260
Westchester, FL Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 98.6%
Number of people working at home: 397 (2.7% of all workers)

Westchester mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 7,163 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 1,003 (11%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 140 (2%)
  • Subway or elevated: 21 (0%)
  • Railroad: 10 (0%)
  • Taxi: 45 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 26 (0%)
  • Walked: 256 (3%)
  • Worked at home: 397 (4%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 236
 Irish: 143
 Italian: 57
 Pennsylvania German: 30
 German: 28
 Jamaican: 22
 Brazilian: 17
 Portuguese: 17
 Scottish: 17
 Basque: 14
 French (except Basque): 12
 Greek: 11
 Eastern European: 11
 Dutch: 10
 Ukrainian: 10
 European: 7
 Danish: 6
 Russian: 6
 Slovak: 5
 Welsh: 5
 Czechoslovakian: 1

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

  • 80%Cuba
  • 2%Dominican Republic
  • 2%Colombia
  • 2%Nicaragua
  • 2%El Salvador
  • 1%Honduras
  • 1%Venezuela

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

  • This state: 9,263
  • Other state: 1,727
  • Northeast: 1,001
  • Midwest: 303
  • South: 259
  • West: 159

94% of Westchester 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, 49% lived in Florida.

Westchester:

94.2%
State average:

84.2%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 212
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 145
  • 5th and 6th grade: 660
  • 7th and 8th grade: 321
  • 9th grade: 174
  • 10th grade: 133
  • 11th grade: 95
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 308
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 3,769
  • Less than 1 year of college: 474
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 731
  • Associate degree: 1,150
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,662
  • Master's degree: 479
  • Professional school degree: 214
  • Doctorate degree: 103

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 365
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 190
  • 5th and 6th grade: 543
  • 7th and 8th grade: 271
  • 9th grade: 200
  • 10th grade: 41
  • 11th grade: 78
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 389
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 3,866
  • Less than 1 year of college: 439
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,000
  • Associate degree: 1,227
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,423
  • Master's degree: 866
  • Professional school degree: 226
  • Doctorate degree: 225

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 7.5%Males
  • 4.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 2.9%Males
  • 7.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 2.8%Males
  • 4.6%Females
Westchester marital status for males
Westchester marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,574
  • One, attached: 1,425
  • Two: 81
  • 5 to 9: 55
  • 10 to 19: 332
  • 20 to 49: 614
  • 50 or more: 504
  • Mobile homes: 50

Median worth of mobile homes: $283,200

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 1.6%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 2.1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 22 years ago

Renter moved in on average 5 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Westchester:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Westchester
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (91.7%)
  • Utility gas (5.9%)
  • No fuel used (2.8%)
  • Electricity (95.1%)
  • Utility gas (4.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.9%)
  • No fuel used (0.7%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 270
Here:

11.2%
Florida:

12.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 121
Here:

10.3%
Florida:

11.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 431
Here:

28.8%
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)