Madison is a very small city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 2,880 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Madison is the 323rd largest community in Florida.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Madison is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Madison is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Madison who work in office and administrative support (18.32%), sales jobs (12.57%), and law enforcement and fire fighting (7.75%).
Being a small city, Madison does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Madison citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.70% of adults 25 and older in Madison have a college degree.
The per capita income in Madison in 2010 was $10,859, which is low income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $43,436 for a family of four. Madison also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 42.16% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Madison is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Madison home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Madison residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Madison include German, English, Dutch, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Madison is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.