Ocoee, FL


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Ocoee is a medium-sized city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 43,608 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Ocoee is the 81st largest community in Florida.

Unlike some cities, Ocoee isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Ocoee are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ocoee is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ocoee who work in office and administrative support (14.88%), management occupations (13.06%), and sales jobs (11.74%).

Also of interest is that Ocoee has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The percentage of people in Ocoee who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 28.88% of adults in Ocoee have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Ocoee in 2010 was $26,157, which is middle income relative to Florida, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $104,628 for a family of four. However, Ocoee contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Ocoee is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Ocoee home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ocoee residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Ocoee also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 20.04% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Ocoee include German, English, Italian, and Haitian.

In addition, Ocoee has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (17.88%).

The most common language spoken in Ocoee is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French Creole.