LIVING IN PALM HARBOR
Palm Harbor is a medium-sized coastal town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 58,202 people and 15 constituent neighborhoods, Palm Harbor is the 46th largest community in Florida.
Palm Harbor is a white-collar town, with fully 88.02% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Mostly, Palm Harbor is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are a many people living in Palm Harbor who work in office and administrative support (16.21%), sales jobs (13.60%), and management occupations (12.83%).
A relatively large number of people in Palm Harbor telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.66% 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 entire country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar type professions.
One of the interesting things about Palm Harbor is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the local beauty and enjoy waterfront activities.
The citizens of Palm Harbor are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 34.16% of adults in Palm Harbor have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Palm Harbor in 2010 was $34,364, which is upper middle income relative to Florida, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $137,453 for a family of four.
Palm Harbor is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Palm Harbor home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. Most Palm Harbor residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Other ancestries of people in Palm Harbor include German, Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.