A small city located in Florida, Clermont has a population of just over 30,000. Retirees make up a greater percentage of the population (21%) here than nationally (14%), while young professionals are less well-represented. Home ownership is more common than renting in Clermont, and 30% of residents rent. At $1,225 a month, the average rent is slightly above the state average.
There are three primary industries in Clermont: entertainment, healthcare, and retail. Together, these industries make up 21% of the city's labor force. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many of the city's residents work in sales, making it the top profession in the city. Clermont workers take home an average annual income of just over $68K, roughly the same as the average Florida resident. However, Clermont compares less favorably to the national average ($73,345). Compared to the national average (5%), Clermont has a relatively large number of residents over the age of 25 who have earned an Associate's degree (7%). Additionally, 21% possess a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree.
With an average commute time of about 32 minutes, slower than most cities in the state, Clermont residents know that it takes some patience traveling to work. Many residents (40%) commute to work by car, while public transportation is not used. A small percentage of commuters walk to work.