Hosford is a tiny town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 652 people and just one neighborhood, Hosford is the 437th largest community in Florida.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hosford is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hosford is a town of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hosford who work in law enforcement and fire fighting (19.13%), computer science and math (14.44%) and teaching (11.19%).
Also of interest is that Hosford has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Hosford’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Hosford has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Hosford has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Hosford than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Hosford may be for you.
One downside of living in Hosford, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.26 minutes every day commuting to work.
As is often the case in a small town, Hosford doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.