Daytona Beach is a larger medium-sized coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Florida. With a population of 77,958 people and 22 constituent neighborhoods, Daytona Beach is the 44th largest community in Florida.
Daytona Beach is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.
The education level of Daytona Beach citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 24.18% of adults in Daytona Beach have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Daytona Beach in 2018 was $26,196, which is lower middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $104,784 for a family of four. However, Daytona Beach contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Daytona Beach is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Daytona Beach home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Daytona Beach residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Daytona Beach include German, Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Daytona Beach is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.