The Villages MarketBuilders Magazine ranks The Villages number 1
The Villages Market is people with money and the leisure time to enjoy spending it!
The Villages Population Growth*
compared to current populations of Florida cities
*at the current Sales Rate
A diverse, affluent, well-educated population with ample leisure time is moving to The Villages - literally by the thousands each year. While these people are setting up new households, they are establishing all new shopping, dining, entertainment, recreational and media habits... habits they are likely to maintain for years to come!
[Fig. 1] Average Income Per Household
[Fig. 2] Average Home Price
The Villages Market is booming. The Village itself is the largest single-site real estate development in the United States with over 20 years of solid, sustained growth behind it and a future that promises to be even brighter.
[Fig. 3] Population Growth Trend
The Villages just passed 85,000 population in September 2011 and will grow steadily over the next 6 years.
The Villages has prospered by meeting as many of its' residents retail, recreational, social, and health care needs onsite as possible. Fully 80% of all resident trips are internal trips- both beginning and ending in The Villages. Most resident trips are by golf cart.