Altamonte Springs, FL

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Living in Altamonte Springs

Altamonte Springs is a medium-sized city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 44,143 people and 14 constituent neighborhoods, Altamonte Springs is the 70th largest community in Florida.

Altamonte Springs is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 86.94% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Altamonte Springs is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Altamonte Springs who work in office and administrative support (14.19%), sales jobs (13.04%), and management occupations (10.52%).

Also of interest is that Altamonte Springs has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Of important note, Altamonte Springs is also a city of artists. Altamonte Springs has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Altamonte Springs’s character.

Altamonte Springs, while not large, also appears to be attractive to some younger, educated professionals, who help shape the character of the city.

The population of Altamonte Springs is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 38.13% of adults in Altamonte Springs have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Altamonte Springs in 2018 was $30,661, which is upper middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $122,644 for a family of four. However, Altamonte Springs contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Altamonte Springs is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Altamonte Springs home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Altamonte Springs residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Altamonte Springs also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 28.21% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Altamonte Springs include German, Irish, English, Italian, and European.

In addition, Altamonte Springs has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (17.53%).

The most common language spoken in Altamonte Springs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.