St. Cloud, FL


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St. Cloud is a medium-sized city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 45,298 people and 13 constituent neighborhoods, St. Cloud is the 84th largest community in Florida.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, St. Cloud is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, St. Cloud is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in St. Cloud who work in office and administrative support (17.79%), sales jobs (13.83%), and food service (7.56%).

In St. Cloud, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.58 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

The education level of St. Cloud 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 St. Cloud have a college degree.

The per capita income in St. Cloud in 2010 was $21,642, which is lower middle income relative to Florida, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $86,568 for a family of four. However, St. Cloud contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

St. Cloud is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call St. Cloud home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of St. Cloud residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. St. Cloud also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 31.78% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in St. Cloud include German, Italian, English, and French .

The most common language spoken in St. Cloud is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Indo-European.