Port Orange is a larger medium-sized coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Florida. With a population of 62,596 people and 14 constituent neighborhoods, Port Orange is the 50th largest community in Florida.
Unlike some cities, Port Orange isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Port Orange are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Port Orange is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Port Orange who work in office and administrative support (14.32%), sales jobs (14.29%), and healthcare (9.17%).
Port Orange 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 Port Orange is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 28.08% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Port Orange in 2018 was $30,241, which is middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $120,964 for a family of four. However, Port Orange contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Port Orange is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Port Orange home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Port Orange residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Port Orange include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Port Orange is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.