High Springs is a somewhat small city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 5,831 people and three constituent neighborhoods, High Springs is the 268th largest community in Florida.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, High Springs is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, High Springs is a city of sales and office workers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in High Springs who work in office and administrative support (17.06%), management occupations (14.12%), and sales jobs (10.94%).
As is often the case in a small city, High Springs doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of High Springs citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 24.80% of adults in High Springs have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in High Springs in 2010 was $24,937, which is middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $99,748 for a family of four. However, High Springs contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
High Springs is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call High Springs home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of High Springs residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in High Springs include English, Irish, French , and Italian.
The most common language spoken in High Springs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.