Fort Mc Coy is a somewhat small town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 11,572 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Fort Mc Coy is the 194th largest community in Florida.
Unlike some towns, Fort Mc Coy isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Fort Mc Coy are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Fort Mc Coy is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Fort Mc Coy who work in office and administrative support (17.11%), sales jobs (15.75%), and food service (6.96%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 11.11% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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.
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Fort Mc Coy has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Fort Mc Coy has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Fort Mc Coy than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Fort Mc Coy may be for you.
One downside of living in Fort Mc Coy, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 34.86 minutes every day commuting to work.
As is often the case in a small town, Fort Mc Coy doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In Fort Mc Coy, just 6.44% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Fort Mc Coy in 2010 was $17,983, which is lower middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $71,932 for a family of four.
The people who call Fort Mc Coy home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fort Mc Coy residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Fort Mc Coy include Irish, English, Polish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Fort Mc Coy is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.