Zephyrhills, FL

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Living in Zephyrhills

Zephyrhills is a somewhat small city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 16,456 people and 18 constituent neighborhoods, Zephyrhills is the 168th largest community in Florida.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Zephyrhills is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Zephyrhills is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Zephyrhills who work in office and administrative support (16.41%), sales jobs (8.73%), and healthcare (8.30%).

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

The percentage of adults in Zephyrhills with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.29% of adults in Zephyrhills have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Zephyrhills in 2018 was $22,732, which is lower middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $90,928 for a family of four. However, Zephyrhills contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Zephyrhills is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Zephyrhills home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Zephyrhills residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Zephyrhills also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 18.04% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Zephyrhills include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.

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