Clermont is a medium-sized city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 32,390 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Clermont is the 99th largest community in Florida. Clermont has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Clermont, where the median household income is $51,938.00.
Clermont is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.69% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Clermont is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Clermont who work in office and administrative support (15.50%), sales jobs (12.91%), and management occupations (9.58%).
The education level of Clermont citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.44% of adults in Clermont have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Clermont in 2010 was $24,124, which is middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $96,496 for a family of four. However, Clermont contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Clermont is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Clermont home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Clermont residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Clermont also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 22.69% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Clermont include English, Irish, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Clermont is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.