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 (17.27%), sales jobs (15.47%), and food service (9.67%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 7.44% 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 is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Fort Mc Coy, the average commute to work is 35.25 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
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.
The citizens of Fort Mc Coy have a very low rate of college education: just 7.38% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Fort Mc Coy in 2010 was $18,236, which is lower middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $72,944 for a family of four. However, Fort Mc Coy contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 English, Irish, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Fort Mc Coy is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.