LIVING IN APOLLO BEACH
Apollo Beach is a somewhat located in the state of Florida. With a population of 15,093 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Apollo Beach is the 159th largest community in Florida. Much of the housing stock in Apollo Beach was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate is an indicator that the local Apollo Beach economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Apollo Beach, where the median household income is $84,140.00.
Apollo Beach is a white-collar town, with fully 85.08% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. There are a lot of people living in Apollo Beach who work in management occupations (14.66%), sales jobs (13.82%), and office and administrative support (10.92%).
A relatively large number of people in Apollo Beach telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 9.99% of the workforce works from home. This number may seem small but as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are usually telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions.
Apollo Beach is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The crime rate in Apollo Beach overall is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Apollo Beach, is that residents have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 34.41 minutes per day commuting to work.
The education level of Apollo Beach citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 37.45% of adults in Apollo Beach have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Apollo Beach in 2011 was $42,437. This equates to an annual income of $169,708 for a family of four.
Most Apollo Beach residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.30% of the town’s residents.
The common language spoken in Apollo Beach is English. Other languages here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.