Nokomis is a very small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Florida. With a population of 3,312 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Nokomis is the 313th largest community in Florida.
Nokomis is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.61% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Nokomis is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Nokomis who work in food service (26.71%), sales jobs (17.05%), and office and administrative support (10.97%).
Of important note, Nokomis is also a town of artists. Nokomis has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Nokomis’s character.
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, Nokomis is worth considering.
Nokomis 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.
The citizens of Nokomis are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.53% of adults in Nokomis have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Nokomis in 2010 was $24,795, which is middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $99,180 for a family of four. However, Nokomis contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Nokomis is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Nokomis home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Nokomis residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Nokomis include Irish, German, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Nokomis is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Portuguese.