Lynn Haven is a medium-sized coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Florida. With a population of 20,156 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Lynn Haven is the 137th largest community in Florida.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lynn Haven is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lynn Haven is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lynn Haven who work in office and administrative support (14.72%), sales jobs (11.99%), and management occupations (8.91%).
Also of interest is that Lynn Haven 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 Lynn Haven 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.
In terms of college education, Lynn Haven is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 30.40% of adults in Lynn Haven have a college degree.
The per capita income in Lynn Haven in 2010 was $25,807, which is middle income relative to Florida, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $103,228 for a family of four. However, Lynn Haven contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Lynn Haven is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Lynn Haven home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lynn Haven residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Lynn Haven include English, Irish, Scottish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Lynn Haven is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.