Neptune Beach is a somewhat small coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Florida. With a population of 7,269 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Neptune Beach is the 236th largest community in Florida.
Neptune Beach home prices are not only among the most expensive in Florida, but Neptune Beach real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Neptune Beach is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 89.99% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Neptune Beach is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Neptune Beach who work in management occupations (15.46%), office and administrative support (12.33%), and sales jobs (12.10%).
One of the nice things about Neptune Beach is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Neptune Beach. 50.79% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Neptune Beach in 2010 was $49,331, which is wealthy relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $197,324 for a family of four. However, Neptune Beach contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Neptune Beach home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Neptune Beach residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Neptune Beach include English, Irish, European, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Neptune Beach is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.