The Villages Market

Builders 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

2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2011 2013 2015 2017
47,035 54,635 62,236 69,835 77,435 85,035 92,635 100,235 102,119
Ft. Myers
Kissimmee
Ocala
Coral Gables
Brandenton
Pensacola
Sarasota
Daytona Beach
Deerfield Beach
Deltona
Boyton Beach
Melbourne
Boca Raton
Lakeland
Plantation
Pompano Beach
W. Palm Beach
Miami Beach Gainesville Clearwater

*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.