Golden Gate 59 Below average
Golden Gate Livability #826 ranked city in Florida#24,150 ranked city in the USARanks better than 17% of areas
A Golden Gate Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
C- Golden Gate Cost of Living Cost of living is 3% higher than Florida
Golden Gate
1022% more expensive than the US average
991% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Golden Gate cost of living
F Golden Gate Crime Total crime is 35% higher than Florida
Total crime
3,41337% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 3037% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-5%Year over year crime is down
Golden Gate crime
F Golden Gate Employment Household income is 14% lower than Florida
Median household income
$42,26024% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$16,02446% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
6%30% higher than the US average
Golden Gate employment
F Golden Gate Housing Home value is 8% lower than Florida
Median home value
$152,70017% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$1,0127% higher than the US average
Home ownership
48%25% lower than the US average
Golden Gate real estate or Golden Gate rentals
F Golden Gate Schools HS graduation rate is 21% lower than Florida
High school grad. rates
65%21% lower than the US average
School test scores
41%16% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Golden Gate K-12 schools
C- Golden Gate User Ratings There are a total of 3 ratings in Golden Gate
Overall user rating
60% 3 total ratings
User reviews rating
60% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
61% 2 total surveys
all Golden Gate poll results

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      Living in Golden Gate, FL

      Located in the state of Florida, Golden Gate is a moderately-sized city with a population of 28,928 residents. In Golden Gate, there are 7,409 people per square mile, which is well above the national population density average. If we look at the most recent Census, Golden Gate is known to have a predominantly White population. The next two most common races are Black and Asian. Additionally, more than a quarter of the population of Golden Gate are of Hispanic or Latino origin, and 59% of the population also speak Spanish. The median age of all Golden Gate residents is 31, which is well below the national average. This is a good indication that this city could be ideal for young singles.

      Whether you’re moving to a new town to be closer to family, friends or for a new job, living in Golden Gate could be a positive experience compared to other cities in Florida if you know where to search. With useful information like amenities, crime, weather, education and other key data points, finding the best places to live in Golden Gate and in the areas around Golden Gate is a much easier task.

      Golden Gate has a livability score of 64 out of 100 and is ranked #795 in Florida and #19,447 in the USA. If we explore each of the categories on their own, we see that Golden Gate ranks well for amenities (A) and weather (A+). There is at least one category that does not have great scores in Golden Gate. The following was graded with a discouraging score: crime (F), education (F), employment (F) and housing (F).

      Conveniently located amenities and interesting attractions are a great way to continuously enjoy Golden Gate on a regular basis. Knowing that there are an abundance of amenities and things to do can ensure that you always have access to nearby grocery stores, restaurants and coffee shops.

      Being close to public transportation, grocery stores, parks and other conveniences are all important when weighing your options for a new home in Golden Gate. Before you determine if any of these amenities are available in the area, you will also want to know if the real estate prices in Golden Gate are affordable. Median real estate prices in Golden Gate come in at $152,700, which is 8.5% lower than the Florida average. The home price to income ratio compares the median home prices to the median household income. In Golden Gate, the home price to income ratio is 3.6, which is 5.9% higher than the Florida average.

      Golden Gate transportation information

      StatisticGolden GateFloridaNational
      Average one way commute25min27min26min
      Workers who drive to work71.1%79.5%76.4%
      Workers who carpool20.8%9.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit1.7%2.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle1.7%0.7%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.4%1.5%2.8%
      Working from home1.2%5.4%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Golden Gate, FL data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).