Allendale Park/Five Points
Allendale Park-Five Points is known for being a relatively calm and luxurious living area in Pinellas County, Florida. People in this area enjoy fine dining with family and friends in some of the best restaurants in Florida. Shopping is another thing the locals here enjoy doing during their leisure time if they are not engaging in visiting the museums and art galleries found in Florida. Golfing is another thing the people here engage in. There is a golf course and golf clubs available in this area. For those who enjoy picnics and enjoying what Mother Nature offers, they can walk in the Allendale Park, roll in the green lawns and even jog around to keep fit.
The history of Allendale Park-Five Points dates back in the 1920s when the first families came to settle here. Abbott, Alonzo A. came to Allendale Park about 1902 and was among the earliest families to settle in this area. Other families later came and made this area a luxurious living place. Later more houses and real estate apartments were built, supermarkets and other amenities were constructed and it is one of the sought after real estate neighborhoods in Florida.
Allendale Park is famous across the United States of America for its wide variety of classic European architectural designs as well as stylish Spanish houses. The growth of Spanish designs is attributed to the population here is mostly Caucasian and a small Hispanic proportion. There are still some houses that bear the classic European designs. However, there are also modern designs as more real estate apartments and homes are being constructed in different parts of the area.
With great transport systems, travelling from one point to another in and around this area is made easy. Allendale Park- Five Points boasts of having the best parks in Florida. Some of the parks include Jesse Ball Dupont Park, Crystal Springs Park and Pope Duval Park. The Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens is one of the great places you can walk on a safari. This attraction site offers a number of things to see and do. For example, there are educational exhibits where you can learn a thing or two about nature and animals. The zoo has over 2,000 animals and over 1,000 plant species for visitors to see and learn. It is an ideal place for a family getaway during weekends and when the schools are closed.
There are several private and public owned elementary, middle and high schools in this area offering quality education programs to the community. Here is a list of some of the schools:
- Lakeview Fundamental Elementary School
- Pasadena Fundamental Elementary School
- Perkins Elementary School
- Shore Acres Elementary School
- Academy of Our Savior
- Academy of The Holy Names
- Academy Prep Center of St Petersburg
- Academy Prep Center of Tampa
- Admiral Farragut Academy
- Dunedin Academy
- Highland Christian Academy
- Morning Star School
- Sacred Herat Interparochial School
- St. Petersburg Catholic High School
- St. Petersburg Collegiate High School
- Northeast High School
Allendale Park- Five Points has a density population (ppl/mile) of 3,921.
Average household income:
Approximately 31.7 percent of Allendale Park- Five Points’ total population is comprised of low income earners of an annual income of less than $25,000. 25.9 percent of the population is made of Lower middle class with an annual income of between $25,000 and $ 50,000.
High School Graduate
Approximately 40 percent of Allendale Park-Five Points population has earned a high school degree. A higher percentage of the people living in this area have Bachelors Degree.
Number of children versus adults
Children take the second largest group in Allendale Park-Five Points with an estimated 21.13 percent of the population is comprised of people under the age 20 years.
An estimated 31.7 percent of Allendale Park-Five Points’ population lives in households that earn an annual income of below $25,000.
Majority of the people here are in employment.
Number of married versus single people:
Approximately 38.8 percent of the people living here are married. 35.6 percent of the people over the age of 15 are single and never been married.
Languages and ancestry
Allendale Park-Five Points consists of 68.97 percent Caucasian people and approximately 8.5 percent is Hispanic. The majority of the people speak English here.