Biscayne Park is a very small village located in the state of Florida. With a population of 3,159 people and just one neighborhood, Biscayne Park is the 317th largest community in Florida.
Housing costs in Biscayne Park are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Florida.
Biscayne Park is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 88.26% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Biscayne Park is a village of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Biscayne Park who work in teaching (15.29%), law enforcement and fire fighting (10.92%), and sales jobs (10.44%).
Also of interest is that Biscayne Park has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One downside of living in Biscayne Park, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.88 minutes every day commuting to work.
Biscayne Park is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 41.25% of adults in Biscayne Park have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Biscayne Park in 2010 was $28,912, which is middle income relative to Florida, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $115,648 for a family of four. However, Biscayne Park contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Biscayne Park is an extremely ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Biscayne Park home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Biscayne Park, accounting for 44.03% of the village’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Biscayne Park residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Biscayne Park include Haitian, English, German, Irish, and Italian.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Biscayne Park's cultural character, accounting for 42.33% of the village’s population.
The most common language spoken in Biscayne Park is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and French.
Village Website: https://www.biscayneparkfl.gov