Maitland, FL

Maitland profile

Living in Maitland

Maitland is a medium-sized city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 19,543 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Maitland is the 149th largest community in Florida.

Maitland is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 90.42% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Maitland is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Maitland who work in sales jobs (14.51%), management occupations (13.43%), and office and administrative support (12.45%).

Also of interest is that Maitland 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: 7.40% 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.

Maitland, while not large, also appears to be attractive to some younger, educated professionals, who help shape the character of the city.

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Maitland, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Maitland is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 57.48% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Maitland in 2018 was $46,447, which is wealthy relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $185,788 for a family of four. However, Maitland contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Maitland is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Maitland home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Maitland residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Maitland also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.97% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Maitland include German, English, Irish, Italian, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Maitland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.