Howey-in-the-Hills is a very small town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 1,145 people and just one neighborhood, Howey-in-the-Hills is the 410th largest community in Florida.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Howey-in-the-Hills isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Howey-in-the-Hills are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Howey-in-the-Hills is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Howey-in-the-Hills who work in management occupations (14.09%), office and administrative support (12.73%) and sales jobs (12.05%).
Of important note, Howey-in-the-Hills is also a town of artists. Howey-in-the-Hills has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Howey-in-the-Hills’s character.
Also of interest is that Howey-in-the-Hills has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 8.49% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Howey-in-the-Hills is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Howey-in-the-Hills is worth considering.