Winter Springs is a medium-sized city in Seminole County that provides the amenities of big cities while residents are able to live in a mostly white-collar “bedroom community” that is a prime destination for office and sales workers, managers, administrative support, and other professionals. It is an interesting fact that Winter Springs has more residents who work in math and computers than 95 percent of places in the United States!
With an estimated population of 34,169 people, this is Florida’s 92nd largest community. According to Zillow, the median home value is $219,900, having increased by 8.3 percent over the past year, with a prediction of an increase of 3.3 percent within this coming year.
Children and parents are very likely to form social ties with other families as they enjoy the numerous family-oriented activities There is also the incentive of the large population of college-educated adults that provides an environment of academic values.
The unemployment rate is 5.10 percent compared to the United States average of 6.30 percent. Jobs have increased by 4.96 percent. Note that 87.46 percent of the workforce is employed in white-collar jobs, which is well above the national average.
The city has seven public schools and numerous private schools within its borders. One of the best schools is Indian Trails Middle School, with 1,049 children, that is rated as a “9“.
EVERY Friday is a fun Kids Night Out event for those aged 4 to 12 with different Science topics, a changing dinner, a class and activities, a spectacular science-themed show, games, crafts and Movie Time.
Also offered are other Special Events, Birthday Parties, In-Class Interactive Workshops, After-School Programs as well as Summer and Vacation Camps where children become junior scientists and embark on science adventures. Should you have any questions, call 386-898-4570 or email at MadScienceRocks@gmail.com.