Oviedo is a medium-sized city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 39,580 people and 13 constituent neighborhoods, Oviedo is the 87th largest community in Florida.
Housing costs in Oviedo are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Florida.
Also of interest is that Oviedo has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Oviedo telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 17.90% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.
Oviedo is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Oviedo’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Oviedo is a decent-sized city, yet no one gets to work using public transit, because the city has no real transit system.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Oviedo, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Oviedo is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 53.50% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Oviedo in 2018 was $40,415, which is upper middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $161,660 for a family of four. However, Oviedo contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Oviedo is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Oviedo home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Oviedo residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Oviedo also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 22.36% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Oviedo include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Oviedo is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.