Sebring is home to very low cost of living, 15 percent lower than the national average. This offsets the slightly lower than average median income. The job market is mostly dominated by small business and healthcare practices. Farming and fishing employment is higher than most of the country at 7.85 percent. Schools in the area are able to keep excellent teacher to student ratios. The small population means that instructors typically see classroom sizes of 16 or less. The housing and education make this as good a place as any to start or raise a family.

Located in the heart of Central Florida, Sebring is the definition of small town. While some condos are available, the abundance of space means that houses and lots are plentiful. The median home cost is a tiny $76,400 and appreciation sits at 3.6 percent, much higher than the national average. The small population of 10,000 means you can expect no crowds or traffic in your daily life.

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