Holiday, FL


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Living in Holiday

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.

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Holiday is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-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 (15.21%), office and administrative support (13.19%), and food service (9.76%).

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.

The rate of college-level education in Holiday is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 12.14% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.

The per capita income in Holiday in 2010 was $17,769, 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 $71,076 for a family of four.

Holiday is a very ethnically-diverse town. 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 14.52% 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.