Thonotosassa, FL

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Living in Thonotosassa

Thonotosassa is a somewhat small town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 13,966 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Thonotosassa is the 169th largest community in Florida.

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Thonotosassa is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Thonotosassa is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Thonotosassa who work in office and administrative support (15.60%), sales jobs (10.13%), and management occupations (9.86%).

A relatively large number of people in Thonotosassa telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.64% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.

Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Thonotosassa is worth considering.

In terms of college education, Thonotosassa is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 20.99% of adults 25 and older in Thonotosassa have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Thonotosassa in 2018 was $25,460, 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 $101,840 for a family of four. However, Thonotosassa contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in Thonotosassa is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.