Apopka, FL

Apopka profile

Living in Apopka

Apopka is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 54,873 people and 19 constituent neighborhoods, Apopka is the 63rd largest community in Florida.

Unlike some cities, Apopka isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Apopka are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Apopka is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Apopka who work in office and administrative support (11.87%), management occupations (10.84%), and sales jobs (10.67%).

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

In Apopka, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.85 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

In terms of college education, Apopka is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 30.36% of adults in Apopka have a college degree.

The per capita income in Apopka in 2018 was $30,161, which is middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $120,644 for a family of four. However, Apopka contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Apopka is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Apopka home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Apopka residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Apopka also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 29.39% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Apopka include Irish, German, English, Italian, and Jamaican.

In addition, Apopka has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (17.91%).

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