Thonotosassa, FL

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Living in Thonotosassa

Thonotosassa is a medium-sized town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 15,238 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Thonotosassa is the 171st largest community in Florida.

Unlike some towns, Thonotosassa isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Thonotosassa are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Thonotosassa is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Thonotosassa who work in office and administrative support (13.33%), management occupations (10.93%), and sales jobs (8.42%).

A relatively large number of people in Thonotosassa telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 11.03% 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.

One downside of living in Thonotosassa, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.23 minutes every day commuting to work.

The education level of Thonotosassa citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 22.70% of adults in Thonotosassa have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Thonotosassa in 2018 was $26,542, which is middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $106,168 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 European.

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