Welcome to Lithia
Lithia is a medium-sized town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 21,844 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Lithia is the 129th largest community in Florida. Much of the housing stock in Lithia was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Lithia economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Lithia, where the median household income is $96,322.00.
Housing costs in Lithia are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Florida.
Lithia is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.10% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Lithia is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lithia who work in management occupations (19.21%), sales jobs (12.46%), and office and administrative support (11.20%).
Also of interest is that Lithia has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Lithia is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 45.66% of adults in Lithia have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Lithia in 2010 was $35,317, which is upper middle income relative to Florida, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $141,268 for a family of four.