South Pasadena is a very small coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Florida. With a population of 5,117 people and two constituent neighborhoods, South Pasadena is the 277th largest community in Florida.
South Pasadena is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 93.51% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, South Pasadena is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in South Pasadena who work in sales jobs (16.08%), office and administrative support (14.30%), and food service (7.41%).
Also of interest is that South Pasadena has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One of the nice things about South Pasadena 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.
The education level of South Pasadena citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.04% of adults in South Pasadena have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in South Pasadena in 2010 was $35,325, which is upper middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $141,300 for a family of four. However, South Pasadena contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call South Pasadena home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of South Pasadena residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in South Pasadena include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in South Pasadena is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.