Ormond Beach is a medium-sized coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Florida. With a population of 43,080 people and 18 constituent neighborhoods, Ormond Beach is the 80th largest community in Florida.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Ormond Beach is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ormond Beach is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ormond Beach who work in sales jobs (14.82%), management occupations (12.79%), and office and administrative support (12.38%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 9.94% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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.
Ormond Beach 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. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.
The overall education level of Ormond Beach citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 32.87% of adults in Ormond Beach have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Ormond Beach in 2018 was $35,309, which is upper middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $141,236 for a family of four. However, Ormond Beach contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Ormond Beach is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Ormond Beach home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ormond Beach residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Ormond Beach include Irish, German, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Ormond Beach is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.