Fort White is a tiny town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 566 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Fort White is the 445th largest community in Florida. Much of the housing stock in Fort White was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Fort White economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Fort White, where the median household income is $52,000.00.
Fort White is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Fort White is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fort White who work in office and administrative support (33.19%), sales jobs (11.91%), and healthcare (9.36%).
The town 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, Fort White has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Fort White a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small town, Fort White doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The rate of college-level education in Fort White is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 10.20% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Fort White in 2010 was $18,275, which is lower middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $73,100 for a family of four. However, Fort White contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Fort White is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Fort White home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fort White residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Fort White include German, Italian, English, and African.
The most common language spoken in Fort White is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Scandinavian languages.