Davenport, FL


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Living in Davenport

Davenport is a very small city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 3,534 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Davenport is the 322nd largest community in Florida. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Davenport, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Davenport, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Davenport’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Davenport does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $36,832.00.

Davenport is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.69% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Davenport is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Davenport who work in sales jobs (16.00%), office and administrative support (13.62%), and food service (13.00%).

Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Davenport is worth considering.

As is often the case in a small city, Davenport doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The citizens of Davenport are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 13.84% of adults in Davenport have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Davenport in 2010 was $19,315, which is lower middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $77,260 for a family of four. However, Davenport contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Davenport is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Davenport home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Davenport residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Davenport also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 29.42% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Davenport include German, Irish, Italian, and Jamaican.

The most common language spoken in Davenport is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.