Apopka, FL

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Living in Apopka

Apopka is a medium-sized city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 53,447 people and 14 constituent neighborhoods, Apopka is the 68th 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 sales jobs (11.54%), management occupations (10.49%), and office and administrative support (10.31%).

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.

One downside of living in Apopka, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.17 minutes every day commuting to work.

The overall education level of Apopka is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 27.44% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Apopka in 2018 was $29,400, which is middle income relative to Florida, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $117,600 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 30.12% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Apopka include Irish, German, English, Italian, and French.

Apopka also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 15.05%.

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