Fellsmere is a somewhat small city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 5,439 people and just one neighborhood, Fellsmere is the 270th largest community in Florida. Much of the housing stock in Fellsmere was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Fellsmere economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Fellsmere, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 43.17% of Fellsmere’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Fellsmere is a city of service providers, construction workers and builders and farmers, fishers, or foresters. There are especially a lot of people living in Fellsmere who work in maintenance occupations (32.02%), farm management occupations (12.07%) and food service (8.38%).
Another important characteristic of Fellsmere is that a lot of people work in agricultural jobs, especially compared to most other communities in America, and there are quite a number of farms in town.
Setting & Lifestyle
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Fellsmere has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Fellsmere a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Fellsmere is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.