Bushnell is a very small city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 2,995 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Bushnell is the 343rd largest community in Florida.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Bushnell is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bushnell is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bushnell who work in office and administrative support (13.61%), maintenance occupations (11.59%), and sales jobs (10.38%).
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Bushnell has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Bushnell has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Bushnell than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Bushnell may be for you.
The percentage of people in Bushnell with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 11.87% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Bushnell in 2010 was $20,623, which is lower middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $82,492 for a family of four.
Bushnell is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Bushnell home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bushnell residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Bushnell also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.67% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Bushnell include German, Irish, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Bushnell is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.