Sun City Center, FL

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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.

Sun City Center is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.17% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Sun City Center is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sun City Center who work in sales jobs (13.31%), office and administrative support (12.68%), and management occupations (8.71%).

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.

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 11.21% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.31 minutes every day commuting to work.

The education level of Sun City Center citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 33.55% of adults in Sun City Center have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Sun City Center in 2010 was $37,463, which is upper middle income relative to Florida, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $149,852 for a family of four. However, Sun City Center contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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 French.