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Westwood Lakes, FL (Florida) Houses and Residents

Westwood Lakes,FL index of house prices

Total population: 11,838 (All urban)

Houses: 3,497 (3,343 occupied: 2,561 owner occupied, 709 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

22%
State:

36%

Housing density: 2,030 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $579,133.

Median contract rent in 2016: $854 (lower quartile is $620, upper quartile is $990)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,799


Median gross rent in Westwood Lakes, FL in 2016: $961

Housing units in Westwood Lakes with a mortgage: 1,442 (35 second mortgage, 119 home equity loan, 9 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,124

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $73,143

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $31,236

Median monthly housing costs: $1,393


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Westwood Lakes, Florida Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $267,359 (it was $131,400 in 2000)
Westwood Lakes:

$267,359
Florida:

$197,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $219,968 - $315,359
Median year house/condo built: 1957

Median year apartment built: 1962

Household type by relationship:

Households: 12,339
  • In family households: 11,485 (1,867 male householders, 908 female householders)
    1,798 spouses, 3,398 children (3,260 natural, 39 adopted, 91 stepchildren), 491 grandchildren, 360 brothers or sisters, 1,207 parents, 978 other relatives, 439 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 765 (221 male householders (187 living alone)), 338 female householders (308 living alone)), 201 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 111

Size of family households: 934 2-persons, 650 3-persons, 719 4-persons, 300 5-persons, 109 6-persons, 69 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 497 1-person, 46 2-persons, 29 4-persons.

1,210 married couples with children.
353 single-parent households (182 men, 171 women).

14.2% of residents of Westwood Lakes speak English at home.
85.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (42% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 19% speak English not well, 24% don't speak English at all).
2.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (86% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 5% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (62% speak English very well, 38% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 7,875 (63.8%)
(61.5% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.5
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.8
State:

4.3

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Westwood Lakes, Florida:

  • 37no bedroom
  • 111 bedroom
  • 2132 bedrooms
  • 1,6043 bedrooms
  • 6054 bedrooms
  • 1285+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Westwood Lakes population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Westwood Lakes, Florida:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 251 bedroom
  • 1812 bedrooms
  • 4323 bedrooms
  • 424 bedrooms
  • 185+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Westwood Lakes population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 86no vehicle
  • 6111 vehicle
  • 1,1332 vehicles
  • 5833 vehicles
  • 1394 vehicles
  • 325+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Westwood Lakes population

Cars and other vehicles available in Westwood Lakes in renter-occupied apartments

  • 51no vehicle
  • 1891 vehicle
  • 2812 vehicles
  • 1503 vehicles
  • 644 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Westwood Lakes population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Westwood Lakes, Florida:

  • 361 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 513 rooms
  • 1894 rooms
  • 9905 rooms
  • 6676 rooms
  • 2507 rooms
  • 2608 rooms
  • 1339+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Westwood Lakes population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Westwood Lakes, Florida:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 583 rooms
  • 1714 rooms
  • 3855 rooms
  • 96 rooms
  • 167 rooms
  • 118 rooms
  • 249+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Westwood Lakes 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 ($)

  • Westwood Lakes, FL household income distribution

  • Westwood Lakes, FL household income distribution
  • 213Less than $10,000
  • 158$10,000 to $14,999
  • 206$15,000 to $19,999
  • 217$20,000 to $24,999
  • 172$25,000 to $29,999
  • 157$30,000 to $34,999
  • 160$35,000 to $39,999
  • 111$40,000 to $44,999
  • 241$45,000 to $49,999
  • 219$50,000 to $59,999
  • 325$60,000 to $74,999
  • 523$75,000 to $99,999
  • 245$100,000 to $124,999
  • 113$125,000 to $149,999
  • 170$150,000 to $199,999
  • 125$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Westwood Lakes, FL

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Westwood Lakes, FL
  • 11Less than $10,000
  • 37$20,000 to $24,999
  • 4$40,000 to $49,999
  • 16$60,000 to $69,999
  • 2$70,000 to $79,999
  • 2$80,000 to $89,999
  • 17$90,000 to $99,999
  • 43$100,000 to $124,999
  • 87$125,000 to $149,999
  • 288$150,000 to $174,999
  • 324$175,000 to $199,999
  • 652$200,000 to $249,999
  • 589$250,000 to $299,999
  • 491$300,000 to $399,999
  • 68$400,000 to $499,999
  • 25$500,000 to $749,999
  • 24$750,000 to $999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Westwood Lakes, FL

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Westwood Lakes, FL
  • 5$700 to $749
  • 8$800 to $899
  • 50$900 to $999
  • 225$1,000 to $1,249
  • 115$1,250 to $1,499
  • 268$1,500 to $1,999
  • 30$2,000 to $2,499
  • 74No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1,9562010 or later
  • 2,1592000 to 2009
  • 1,3871990 to 1999
  • 1,8201980 to 1989
  • 8881970 to 1979
  • 2,484Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Westwood Lakes population
Westwood Lakes commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 12
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 126
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 187
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 429
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1,014
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 473
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 1,656
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 189
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 626
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 672
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 524
  • 90 or more minutes: 129
Westwood Lakes, FL Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 96.9%
Number of people working at home: 209 (3.3% of all workers)

Westwood Lakes mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 853 (74%)
  • Carpooled: 97 (8%)
  • Bicycle: 12 (1%)
  • Walked: 10 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 209 (18%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 202
 English: 69
 Irish: 61
 Italian: 53
 Canadian: 42
 European: 34
 French Canadian: 26
 Portuguese: 26
 German: 15
 Swedish: 14
 Scotch-Irish: 9
 Brazilian: 8
 British: 6
 Romanian: 6
 West Indian: 6
 Lebanese: 4
 Yugoslavian: 4

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

  • 77%Cuba
  • 4%Peru
  • 4%Venezuela
  • 3%Pakistan
  • 2%Dominican Republic
  • 2%Colombia
  • 2%Guatemala

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

  • This state: 3,142
  • Other state: 1,041
  • Northeast: 639
  • Midwest: 156
  • South: 221
  • West: 24

95% of Westwood Lakes 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, 48% lived in Florida.

Westwood Lakes:

94.7%
State average:

84.2%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 86
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 53
  • 5th and 6th grade: 178
  • 7th and 8th grade: 90
  • 9th grade: 185
  • 10th grade: 78
  • 11th grade: 0
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 218
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,564
  • Less than 1 year of college: 209
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 397
  • Associate degree: 531
  • Bachelor's degree: 767
  • Master's degree: 106
  • Professional school degree: 110
  • Doctorate degree: 77

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 148
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 222
  • 5th and 6th grade: 188
  • 7th and 8th grade: 169
  • 9th grade: 56
  • 10th grade: 17
  • 11th grade: 17
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 162
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,547
  • Less than 1 year of college: 174
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 473
  • Associate degree: 505
  • Bachelor's degree: 821
  • Master's degree: 168
  • Professional school degree: 67
  • Doctorate degree: 32

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 21.3%Males
  • 10.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 22.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 2.6%Males
  • 2.2%Females
Westwood Lakes marital status for males
Westwood Lakes marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,353
  • One, attached: 25
  • Two: 8
  • 20 to 49: 57
  • Mobile homes: 28
Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.7%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 1.5%

House/condo owner moved in on average 18 years ago

Renter moved in on average 3 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Westwood Lakes:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • Electricity (94.4%)
  • No fuel used (3.7%)
  • Utility gas (0.9%)
  • Solar energy (0.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.3%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 54
Here:

6.0%
Florida:

12.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 58
Here:

15.6%
Florida:

11.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 258
Here:

31.1%
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)