Babson Park is a very small town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 1,424 people and just one neighborhood, Babson Park is the 393rd largest community in Florida.
Occupations and Workforce
Babson Park is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Babson Park is a town of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Babson Park who work in office and administrative support (10.43%), teaching (9.82%) and management occupations (8.90%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Babson Park is a place where college students are a big part of the character and culture of the town. Small towns have often struggled with declining populations over the past few decades, but the presence of such a large college student population has helped Babson Park to fight this trend. Not only does the college population add spending and jobs to local economy, but it also contributes a very tangible, youthful energy to the town.