Interlachen is a very small town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 1,355 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Interlachen is the 392nd largest community in Florida.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Interlachen is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Interlachen is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Interlachen who work in office and administrative support (11.54%), management occupations (10.34%), and food service (8.89%).
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!) Interlachen 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. Interlachen has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Interlachen than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Interlachen may be for you.
As is often the case in a small town, Interlachen doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The population of Interlachen has a very low overall level of education: only 8.55% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Interlachen in 2010 was $16,889, which is low income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $67,556 for a family of four. However, Interlachen contains both very wealthy and poor people as well. Interlachen also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 39.58% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Interlachen is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Interlachen home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Interlachen residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Interlachen also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.06% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Interlachen include German, Irish, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Interlachen is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.