Deltona is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 88,474 people and 16 constituent neighborhoods, Deltona is the 27th largest community in Florida.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Deltona is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Deltona is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Deltona who work in office and administrative support (18.73%), sales jobs (13.56%), and management occupations (6.80%).
In Deltona, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.51 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The percentage of adults in Deltona with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.38% of adults in Deltona have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Deltona in 2010 was $18,516, which is lower middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $74,064 for a family of four. However, Deltona contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Deltona is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Deltona home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Deltona residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Deltona also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 32.56% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Deltona include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Deltona is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.