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Ocklawaha, FL
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Living in Ocklawaha

Ocklawaha is a very small town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 1,508 people and five associated neighborhoods, Ocklawaha is the 406th largest community in Florida.

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 9.46% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Ocklawaha has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Ocklawaha a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

One downside of living in Ocklawaha, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 40.66 minutes every day commuting to work.

Being a small town, Ocklawaha does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

In terms of college education, the citizens of Ocklawaha rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.26% of adults 25 and older in Ocklawaha have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.

The per capita income in Ocklawaha in 2018 was $24,066, which is low income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $96,264 for a family of four.

Ocklawaha is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Ocklawaha home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ocklawaha residents report their race to be White. Ocklawaha also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 16.13% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Ocklawaha include English, German, Irish, Hungarian, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Ocklawaha is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.

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