Chiefland is a very small city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 2,218 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Chiefland is the 350th largest community in Florida.
Unlike some cities, Chiefland isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Chiefland are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Chiefland is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Chiefland who work in food service (13.41%), farm management occupations (12.46%), and sales jobs (10.73%).
As is often the case in a small city, Chiefland doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The population of Chiefland has a very low overall level of education: only 7.18% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Chiefland in 2010 was $14,040, which is low income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $56,160 for a family of four. Chiefland also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 45.62% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Chiefland is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Chiefland home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Chiefland residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Chiefland include German, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Chiefland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.