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  1. Public Schools
    A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    A-
  4. Nightlife
    B+
  5. Good for Families
    A-
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    A
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    A-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    B
Englewood is a town in Florida with a population of 15,169. Englewood is in Sarasota County and is one of the best places to live in Florida. Living in Englewood offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Englewood there are a lot of restaurants and parks. Many retirees live in Englewood and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Englewood are highly rated.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$154,900
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$845
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    20%
  • Own
    80%
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Englewood Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    3%
  • 10-17 years
    3%
  • 18-24 years
    4%
  • 25-34 years
    6%
  • 35-44 years
    6%
  • 45-54 years
    8%
  • 55-64 years
    20%
  • 65+ years
    49%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    8%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    15%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    39%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    13%

Working in Englewood

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$46,482
National
$55,322

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Englewood Reviews

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I have lived here my whole life and I love this town! The beaches are beautiful and I know almost everyone here. The schools are good and there are a few little parks. It’s a very safe place to live and I have never felt unsafe here, even getting out of work at 10pm and walking to my car doesn’t worry me. The downside is that during season the town is overrun with snowbirds and the traffic is horrendous. There is not much to do unless you are 65+ (which most the population is). The town is growing though and being taken over by retirees, it’s kind of sad to see my hometown change so much.
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Englewood is a small beach front community on the sandy shores of Southwest Florida. Located in southern Sarasota County, Englewood is a quiet retreat away from the hustle and bustle. This is a small town with tons of character. There are many local restaurants featuring flavors of the region and fresh seafood from the water. Tourism is a big industry here as visitors flock to the area each year for the warm weather and beach access. The town is safe, clean and cares about the residents.
Englewood is a small town in Florida that is a major tourist attraction. Just about everyone grew up together and remembers one another from these experiences throughout grade schools. The beaches of Englewood area major attraction to tourists since they are not crowded and are a clean environment. Boca Grande is an area of Englewood where all tourists will visit, even celebrities. It stays warm throughout every season, which is also what makes it so friendly to people from out of town. All in all, it is a great place to raise a family without the busy city bustle while also staying ten minutes away from the beach.