High Springs is a somewhat small city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 6,178 people and three constituent neighborhoods, High Springs is the 268th largest community in Florida.
Unlike some cities, High Springs isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in High Springs are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, High Springs is a city of professionals, managers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in High Springs who work in healthcare (16.06%), management occupations (11.93%), and office and administrative support (10.30%).
Also of interest is that High Springs has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In High Springs, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.25 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
In terms of college education, High Springs is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 26.64% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in High Springs in 2018 was $27,076, which is middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $108,304 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. High Springs also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.26% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in High Springs include English, Irish, German, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in High Springs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.