Citra is a somewhat small town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 7,230 people and just one neighborhood, Citra is the 231st largest community in Florida.
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Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Citra isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Citra are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Citra is a town of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Citra who work in personal care services (14.74%), office and administrative support (9.60%) and management occupations (8.23%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 10.88% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Citra has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Citra has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Citra than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Citra may be for you.
In Citra, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.45 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Citra is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.