Florence, TX

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Living in Florence

Florence is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 1,171 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Florence is the 797th largest community in Texas.

Florence home prices are not only among the most expensive in Texas, but Florence real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Florence is a blue-collar town, with 46.29% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Florence is a city of construction workers and builders, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Florence who work in office and administrative support (13.86%), management occupations (6.93%), and personal care services (6.44%).

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

Florence’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.

In Florence, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 34.30 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

As is often the case in a small city, Florence doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The population of Florence has a very low overall level of education: only 9.54% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.

The per capita income in Florence in 2018 was $22,320, which is lower middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $89,280 for a family of four. However, Florence contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Florence is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Florence home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Florence residents report their race to be White. Florence also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 37.25% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Florence include Irish, German, English, Scots-Irish, and Italian.

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

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