Floral City is a somewhat small town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 5,165 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Floral City is the 269th largest community in Florida.
Floral City is a blue-collar town, with 37.91% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Floral City is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Floral City who work in sales jobs (10.15%), management occupations (7.67%), and healthcare (7.34%).
Also of interest is that Floral City has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Floral City telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 10.47% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Residents will find that the town 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, Floral City is worth considering.
One downside of living in Floral City, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.99 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small town, Floral City does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of people in Floral City with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 12.40% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Floral City in 2018 was $25,246, which is lower middle income relative to Florida, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $100,984 for a family of four. However, Floral City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Floral City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Floral City residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Floral City include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Floral City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.