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Fruitland Park, FL
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Fruitland Park profile

Living in Fruitland Park

Fruitland Park is a somewhat small city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 8,711 people and three associated neighborhoods, Fruitland Park is the 227th largest community in Florida. Much of the housing stock in Fruitland Park was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Fruitland Park economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Fruitland Park, where the median household income is $70,167.00.

Of important note, Fruitland Park is also a city of artists. Fruitland Park has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Fruitland Park’s character.

Also of interest is that Fruitland Park 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 Fruitland Park telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.47% 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.

As is often the case in a small city, Fruitland Park doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

In terms of college education, Fruitland Park is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 32.39% of adults in Fruitland Park have a college degree.

The per capita income in Fruitland Park in 2018 was $42,038, which is upper middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $168,152 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 German, English, Irish, Italian, and French.

The most common language spoken in Fruitland Park is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.

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