Dade City, FL

Dade City profile

Living in Dade City

Dade City is a somewhat small city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 7,275 people and 11 constituent neighborhoods, Dade City is the 243rd largest community in Florida.

Dade City is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Dade City is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dade City who work in office and administrative support (12.53%), management occupations (10.45%), and teaching (9.75%).

One downside of living in Dade City is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Dade City, the average commute to work is 30.75 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

Dade City is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

The percentage of adults in Dade City who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 20.09% of the adults in Dade City have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Dade City in 2018 was $21,913, which is lower middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $87,652 for a family of four. However, Dade City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Dade City is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Dade City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dade City residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Dade City also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 21.40% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Dade City include German, Irish, English, Italian, and British.

The most common language spoken in Dade City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.