Sun City Center, FL

Sun City Center profile

Living in Sun City Center

Sun City Center is a medium-sized town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 20,667 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Sun City Center is the 134th largest community in Florida.

Unlike some towns, Sun City Center isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Sun City Center are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Sun City Center is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sun City Center who work in office and administrative support (13.71%), sales jobs (12.14%), and management occupations (10.14%).

Also of interest is that Sun City Center has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 13.71% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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.

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, Sun City Center has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Sun City Center a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

One downside of living in Sun City Center is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Sun City Center, the average commute to work is 33.39 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

The education level of Sun City Center citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 33.84% of adults in Sun City Center have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Sun City Center in 2018 was $38,630, which is upper middle income relative to Florida, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $154,520 for a family of four. However, Sun City Center contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Sun City Center is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Sun City Center home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sun City Center residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Sun City Center include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Sun City Center is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.