Micanopy is a tiny town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 630 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Micanopy is the 440th largest community in Florida.
Micanopy is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Micanopy is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Micanopy who work in office and administrative support (14.76%), healthcare (12.18%), and management occupations (10.33%).
Also of interest is that Micanopy has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Micanopy telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 10.41% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Micanopy is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small town, Micanopy doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, Micanopy is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 25.25% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Micanopy in 2010 was $26,463, 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 $105,852 for a family of four. However, Micanopy contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Micanopy is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Micanopy home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Micanopy residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Micanopy include German, English, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Micanopy is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.