Sebring, FL


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Sebring is a somewhat small city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 10,497 people and 13 constituent neighborhoods, Sebring is the 200th largest community in Florida.

Unlike some cities, Sebring isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Sebring are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Sebring is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Sebring who work in sales jobs (10.97%), office and administrative support (10.74%), and maintenance occupations (10.40%).

It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Sebring has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Sebring has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Sebring than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Sebring may be for you.

One of the benefits of Sebring is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.38 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.

The citizens of Sebring are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.22% of adults in Sebring have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Sebring in 2010 was $18,903, which is lower middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $75,612 for a family of four. Sebring also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 30.18% of its population below the federal poverty line.

Sebring is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Sebring home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sebring residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Sebring also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 18.62% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Sebring include Irish, English, French , and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Sebring is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.