Zephyrhills is a medium-sized city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 17,194 people and 17 constituent neighborhoods, Zephyrhills is the 157th largest community in Florida.
Zephyrhills is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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 (14.05%), sales jobs (13.38%), and food service (8.55%).
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Zephyrhills has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Zephyrhills has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Zephyrhills than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Zephyrhills may be for you.
The citizens of Zephyrhills are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.94% of adults in Zephyrhills have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Zephyrhills in 2018 was $21,848, which is lower middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $87,392 for a family of four.
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 18.81% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Zephyrhills include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Zephyrhills is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.