Green Cove Springs is a somewhat small city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 7,277 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Green Cove Springs is the 238th largest community in Florida.
Unlike some cities, Green Cove Springs isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Green Cove Springs are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Green Cove Springs is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Green Cove Springs who work in sales jobs (17.81%), office and administrative support (11.30%), and food service (9.96%).
It is a fairly quiet city 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!) Green Cove Springs 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. Green Cove Springs has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Green Cove Springs than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Green Cove Springs may be for you.
The population of Green Cove Springs overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Green Cove Springs, 21.23% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Green Cove Springs in 2010 was $22,112, which is middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $88,448 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 10.52% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Green Cove Springs include Irish, English, Italian, and Danish.
The most common language spoken in Green Cove Springs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.