Auburndale, FL

Auburndale profile

Living in Auburndale

Auburndale is a medium-sized city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 15,616 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Auburndale is the 170th largest community in Florida.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Auburndale is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Auburndale is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Auburndale who work in management occupations (12.53%), office and administrative support (12.46%), and sales jobs (11.19%).

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

In Auburndale, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.99 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

In terms of college education, Auburndale is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 20.29% of adults 25 and older in Auburndale have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Auburndale in 2018 was $24,586, which is lower middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $98,344 for a family of four. However, Auburndale contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Auburndale is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Auburndale home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Auburndale residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Auburndale also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 17.10% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Auburndale include German, Irish, English, Haitian, and Polish.

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