Citra is a somewhat small town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 7,359 people and just one neighborhood, Citra is the 231st largest community in Florida.
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%).
A relatively large number of people in Citra telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 10.88% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.
One downside of living in Citra, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.45 minutes every day commuting to work.
As is often the case in a small town, Citra doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.