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 7,338 people and 12 constituent neighborhoods, Dade City is the 244th 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 service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Dade City who work in office and administrative support (13.28%), management occupations (10.98%), and food service (8.97%).

Being a small city, Dade City does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The education level of Dade City citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.22% of adults 25 and older in Dade City have a college degree.

The per capita income in Dade City in 2018 was $20,349, which is lower middle income relative to Florida, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $81,396 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 21.68% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Dade City include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.

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