Medley, FL

Medley profile

Living in Medley

Medley is a tiny town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 883 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Medley is the 422nd largest community in Florida.

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Medley is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Medley is a town of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Medley who work in office and administrative support (10.69%), food service (9.26%), and maintenance occupations (8.79%).

Of important note, Medley is also a town of artists. Medley has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Medley’s character.

The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Medley has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Medley a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

Being a small town, Medley does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The percentage of people in Medley with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 12.39% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Medley in 2018 was $18,388, which is low income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $73,552 for a family of four.

Medley is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Medley home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Medley, accounting for 96.76% of the town’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Medley residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Medley include Italian, German, Scottish, English, and Trinidadian and Tobagonian.

Medley also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 75.05%.

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