Silver Springs is a somewhat small town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 9,972 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Silver Springs is the 206th largest community in Florida.
Silver Springs is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Silver Springs is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Silver Springs who work in sales jobs (13.99%), food service (9.96%), and office and administrative support (9.86%).
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Silver Springs has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Silver Springs a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
In Silver Springs, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 35.68 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
In terms of college education, Silver Springs ranks among the least educated cities in the nation, as only 4.90% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Silver Springs in 2010 was $17,368, which is lower middle income relative to Florida, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $69,472 for a family of four.
The people who call Silver Springs home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Silver Springs residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Silver Springs include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Silver Springs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.