Middleburg is a somewhat small town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 13,655 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Middleburg is the 170th largest community in Florida.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Middleburg is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Middleburg is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Middleburg who work in office and administrative support (20.83%), sales jobs (11.58%), and food service (8.06%).
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Middleburg has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Middleburg has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Middleburg than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Middleburg may be for you.
One downside of living in Middleburg, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 38.32 minutes every day commuting to work.
The citizens of Middleburg have a very low rate of college education: just 9.53% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Middleburg in 2010 was $20,609, which is lower middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $82,436 for a family of four. However, Middleburg contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Middleburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Middleburg residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Middleburg include German, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Middleburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.