Medley, FL

Medley profile

Living in Medley

Medley is a tiny town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 883 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Medley is the 422nd largest community in Florida.

Medley is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Medley is a town of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Medley who work in office and administrative support (10.69%), food service (9.26%), and maintenance occupations (8.79%).

Of important note, Medley is also a town of artists. Medley has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Medley’s character.

It is a fairly quiet town 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!) Medley 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. Medley has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Medley than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Medley may be for you.

Being a small town, Medley does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The percentage of people in Medley with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 12.39% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Medley in 2018 was $18,388, which is low income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $73,552 for a family of four.

Medley is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Medley home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Medley, accounting for 96.76% of the town’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Medley residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Medley include Italian, German, Scottish, English, and Trinidadian and Tobagonian.

In addition, Medley has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (75.05%).

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