Fruitland Park is a very small city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 4,483 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Fruitland Park is the 292nd largest community in Florida.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Fruitland Park is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Fruitland Park is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Fruitland Park who work in office and administrative support (14.53%), sales jobs (12.83%), and maintenance occupations (8.77%).
Residents will find that the city 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, Fruitland Park is worth considering.
The population of Fruitland Park has a very low overall level of education: only 9.56% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Fruitland Park in 2010 was $20,714, which is lower middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $82,856 for a family of four. However, Fruitland Park contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Fruitland Park is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Fruitland Park home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fruitland Park residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Fruitland Park include Irish, English, Italian, and Pennsylvania German.
The most common language spoken in Fruitland Park is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Pacific Island languages.