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, service providers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in High Springs who work in office and administrative support (15.74%), sales jobs (12.68%), and management occupations (11.71%).
High Springs is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of people in High Springs who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 26.74% of adults in High Springs have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in High Springs in 2010 was $23,873, which is middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $95,492 for a family of four. However, High Springs contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
High Springs is a somewhat 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 Portuguese.