Groveland, FL

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Living in Groveland

Groveland is a medium-sized city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 18,505 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Groveland is the 153rd largest community in Florida. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Groveland, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Groveland, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Groveland’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Groveland does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $65,482.00.

Unlike some cities, Groveland isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Groveland are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Groveland is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Groveland who work in office and administrative support (14.99%), sales jobs (12.36%), and food service (8.90%).

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

One downside of living in Groveland is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Groveland, the average commute to work is 33.87 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

The education level of Groveland citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 33.40% of adults in Groveland have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Groveland in 2018 was $31,489, which is middle income relative to Florida, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $125,956 for a family of four. However, Groveland contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Groveland is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Groveland home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Groveland residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Groveland also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 29.08% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Groveland include German, English, Irish, Italian, and French.

The most common language spoken in Groveland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.