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Ruskin is a medium-sized coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Florida. With a population of 18,467 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Ruskin is the 144th largest community in Florida. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Ruskin, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Ruskin, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Ruskin’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Ruskin does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $49,247.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Ruskin is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ruskin is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ruskin who work in office and administrative support (15.79%), sales jobs (10.17%) and management occupations (9.50%).
One of the nice things about Ruskin is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.
In Ruskin, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.36 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The education level of Ruskin citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.81% of adults 25 and older in Ruskin have a college degree.
The per capita income in Ruskin in 2010 was $20,845, which is lower middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $83,380 for a family of four. However, Ruskin contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Ruskin is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Ruskin home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ruskin residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Ruskin also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 37.37% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Ruskin include Irish, English, German and Italian.
In addition, Ruskin has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (17.12%).
The most common language spoken in Ruskin is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||5,967|
|RUSKIN HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||68.15%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||31.85%|
|TYPE OF RUSKIN HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||62.53%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||3.19%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||4.87%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||6.07%|
|SIZE OF RUSKIN HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||3.86%|
|AGE OF RUSKIN HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||45.22%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||39.15%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||15.29%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||0.33%|
|RUSKIN REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$192,993|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,088|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $68,000||9.95%|
|$68,001 - $137,000||22.23%|
|$137,001 - $274,000||44.14%|
|$274,001 - $411,000||13.90%|
|$411,001 - $547,000||4.99%|
|$547,001 - $684,000||3.59%|
|$684,001 - $1,027,000||0.81%|
|$1,027,001 - $1,369,000||0.00%|
|PEOPLE OF RUSKIN||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||10.81%|
|5 TO 17||20.75%|
|18 TO 24||6.69%|
|25 TO 34||17.35%|
|35 TO 54||26.53%|
|55 TO 64||9.00%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||8.88%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||76.37%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$49,247|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$20,845|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||18.82%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (12.89%)
Public Service (3.95%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (2.95%)
Real estate (2.26%)
Information Technology (2.17%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||12.67%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.29%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||14.77%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||2.47%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||37.37%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Irish (9.48%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (64.35%)
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