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.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Brandon is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Brandon is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Brandon who work in office and administrative support (19.03%), sales jobs (12.70%), and management occupations (9.85%).
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.
The overall education level of Brandon citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.33% of adults in Brandon have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Brandon in 2010 was $26,805, 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 $107,220 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 23.34% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Brandon include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Brandon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.