The Hammocks, Florida is a moderately-sized city with a population of 56,105 inhabitants. The Hammocks has a population density of 7,119 people per square mile. This would be considered well above the national population density level. If we take a look at the last Census, the vast majority of the population falls within one racial group (88% White). Given that fact, The Hammocks could be considered less diverse than other cities. Additionally, more than a quarter of the population of The Hammocks are of Hispanic or Latino origin, and 78% of the population also speak Spanish. If finding a family friendly city is important to you, look no further. With more than 73% of the population considered married and 57% with kids under the age of 18, The Hammocks could be considered a very suitable city for families.
If you’re considering relocating to any new city, it could be a very discouraging task. However, it could also be a great experience if you are willing to get to know the area before actually living in The Hammocks, Florida. The best areas in The Hammocks and in surrounding cities are easier to find when you are able to make informed decisions. Using data from amenities, crime, cost of living, weather, housing, you will see a detailed breakdown of the most important information as well as comparisons to the Florida and national averages.
With a livability score of 77 out of 100, The Hammocks is ranked #3,695 in the United States and #305 in Florida. Pack your bags! This is a very high score in comparison to other US cities. Living in The Hammocks could be a great choice! If we dig a little deeper into each category within the livability score, we see that The Hammocks has higher than average scores for the following: amenities (A+), weather (A) and education (B+). On a more negative note, The Hammocks does not have favorable scores for the following: crime (D) and cost of living (F). If we take a look at the data, we can find out why.
Based on the proximity of local amenities like grocery stores, restaurants, coffee shops, parks, librairies, etc., The Hammocks has received a higher than average score for its local amenities. If you’re planning on relocating and making this area your permanent home, it’s nice to know that there is an ample amount of amenities and things to do within walking distance or a short drive.
Assuming that The Hammocks meets all of your requirements, the next most important item to examine is the affordability of real estate in The Hammocks. Everything else becomes a lot less important if it turns out that home prices in The Hammocks are simply unattainable. The median home price for The Hammocks homes is $240,100, which is 43.9% higher than the Florida average. If we take a closer look at the affordability of homes in The Hammocks, we’ll see that the home price to income ratio is 3.9, which is 14.7% higher than the Florida average. For most people, purchasing a new home is the biggest investment they will make in their lifetime. Taking a look at overall real estate appreciation rates in The Hammocks will offer some insight into determining if your home purchase will be a solid investment for years to come. In The Hammocks, the year-over-year appreciation rates were 7.4%, and the 5 year appreciation rates came in at 11.2%.
|Average one way commute||38min||27min||26min|
|Workers who drive to work||83.2%||79.5%||76.4%|
|Workers who carpool||9.2%||9.3%||9.3%|
|Workers who take public transit||2.1%||2.1%||5.1%|
|Workers who bicycle||0.3%||0.7%||0.6%|
|Workers who walk||1.4%||1.5%||2.8%|
|Working from home||2.6%||5.4%||4.6%|
|Airports (within 30 miles of city center)||0 (1)||20||354|
|Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)||0 (4)||45||711|