Seffner, FL

Seffner profile

Living in Seffner

Seffner is a somewhat small town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 8,133 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Seffner is the 227th largest community in Florida.

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Seffner is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Seffner is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Seffner who work in office and administrative support (15.02%), management occupations (13.89%), and sales jobs (11.18%).

Also of interest is that Seffner 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 Seffner telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 9.94% 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.

Being a small town, Seffner does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The education level of Seffner citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 22.41% of adults in Seffner have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Seffner in 2018 was $27,501, which is middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $110,004 for a family of four. However, Seffner contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Seffner is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Seffner home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Seffner residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Seffner also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 26.47% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Seffner include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.

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