Dunedin is a medium-sized coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Florida. With a population of 36,164 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Dunedin is the 83rd largest community in Florida.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Dunedin is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Dunedin is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dunedin who work in office and administrative support (16.91%), sales jobs (14.77%), and management occupations (12.34%).
Also of interest is that Dunedin has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Dunedin 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.
In terms of college education, Dunedin is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 28.97% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Dunedin in 2010 was $29,891, which is upper middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $119,564 for a family of four. However, Dunedin contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Dunedin home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dunedin residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Dunedin include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Dunedin is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Greek.