Brandon is a larger medium-sized town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 111,054 people and 18 constituent neighborhoods, Brandon is the 18th largest community in Florida.
Brandon is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Brandon is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Brandon who work in office and administrative support (18.53%), sales jobs (11.40%), and management occupations (9.97%).
Also of interest is that Brandon has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Another interesting thing about Brandon, despite not being a huge town, is that there is a relatively high proportion of people living here who are young, single, and upwardly-mobile professionals. This makes it a good choice for other relocating single professionals. Here, these young singles will find many others like themselves, with opportunities for friendships, socializing, romance, and fun.
In terms of college education, Brandon 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: 29.71% of adults in Brandon have a college degree.
The per capita income in Brandon in 2010 was $27,248, which is middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $108,992 for a family of four. However, Brandon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Brandon is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Brandon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Brandon residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Brandon also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 26.03% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Brandon include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Brandon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.