Hawthorne is a very small city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 1,492 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hawthorne is the 391st largest community in Florida.
Unlike some cities, Hawthorne isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Hawthorne are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hawthorne is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hawthorne who work in sales jobs (13.20%), healthcare suport services (12.62%), and teaching (9.32%).
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!) Hawthorne 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. Hawthorne has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Hawthorne than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Hawthorne may be for you.
As is often the case in a small city, Hawthorne doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Hawthorne rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.19% of adults 25 and older in Hawthorne have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Hawthorne in 2010 was $12,527, which is low income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $50,108 for a family of four. Hawthorne also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 43.58% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Hawthorne is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Hawthorne home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hawthorne residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hawthorne include German, Irish, Czech, and French .
The most common language spoken in Hawthorne is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Russian.