Monticello is a very small coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Florida. With a population of 2,411 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Monticello is the 340th largest community in Florida.
Monticello is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Monticello is a city of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Monticello who work in management occupations (12.16%), office and administrative support (10.72%), and maintenance occupations (7.42%).
Also of interest is that Monticello has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Monticello is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.
As is often the case in a small city, Monticello doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of adults in Monticello who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.57% of the adults in Monticello have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Monticello in 2010 was $19,536, which is lower middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $78,144 for a family of four. However, Monticello contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Monticello is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Monticello home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Monticello residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Monticello include English, German, Haitian, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Monticello is English. Other important languages spoken here include French Creole and Spanish.