Holly Hill is a somewhat small coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Florida. With a population of 11,943 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Holly Hill is the 185th largest community in Florida.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Holly Hill is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Holly Hill is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Holly Hill who work in office and administrative support (16.01%), sales jobs (12.51%), and food service (9.75%).
Holly Hill is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.
The percentage of people in Holly Hill with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 11.20% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Holly Hill in 2010 was $16,931, which is low income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $67,724 for a family of four.
Holly Hill is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Holly Hill home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Holly Hill residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Holly Hill include German, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Holly Hill is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.