Holiday is a medium-sized coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Florida. With a population of 23,374 people and 13 constituent neighborhoods, Holiday is the 119th largest community in Florida.
Holiday is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Holiday is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Holiday who work in sales jobs (14.29%), office and administrative support (12.75%), and food service (10.98%).
Also of interest is that Holiday has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One of the nice things about Holiday is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.
In Holiday, just 12.45% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Holiday in 2010 was $17,672, which is lower middle income relative to Florida, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $70,688 for a family of four.
The people who call Holiday home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Holiday residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Holiday also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.76% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Holiday include Irish, Italian, English, and Greek.
The most common language spoken in Holiday is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Greek.