Quincy is a somewhat small city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 7,830 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Quincy is the 221st largest community in Florida.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Quincy is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Quincy is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Quincy who work in office and administrative support (17.37%), sales jobs (8.18%), and teaching (7.97%).
The citizens of Quincy are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.90% of adults in Quincy have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Quincy in 2010 was $15,328, which is low income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $61,312 for a family of four. However, Quincy contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Quincy is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Quincy home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Quincy residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Quincy also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.43% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Quincy include English, Irish, Italian, and European.
The most common language spoken in Quincy is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.