Green Cove Springs is a somewhat small city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 8,313 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Green Cove Springs is the 238th largest community in Florida.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Green Cove Springs is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Green Cove Springs is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Green Cove Springs who work in sales jobs (18.30%), office and administrative support (11.04%), and teaching (6.87%).
The citizens of Green Cove Springs are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 24.83% of adults in Green Cove Springs having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Green Cove Springs in 2010 was $24,582, which is lower middle income relative to Florida, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $98,328 for a family of four. However, Green Cove Springs contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Green Cove Springs is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Green Cove Springs home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Green Cove Springs residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Green Cove Springs also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.14% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Green Cove Springs include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Green Cove Springs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.