Mount Dora is a somewhat small city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 13,519 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Mount Dora is the 175th largest community in Florida.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Mount Dora is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mount Dora is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Mount Dora who work in sales jobs (14.72%), office and administrative support (14.56%), and food service (9.22%).
Also of interest is that Mount Dora has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The education level of Mount Dora citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.16% of adults in Mount Dora have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Mount Dora in 2010 was $29,341, which is upper middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $117,364 for a family of four. However, Mount Dora contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Mount Dora is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Mount Dora home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mount Dora residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Mount Dora also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.51% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Mount Dora include English, Irish, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Mount Dora is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.