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Demographics Analysis

The people of Polk City Town, Florida give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Polk City Town, Florida)

Male:

Under 5 years : 67

5 to 9 years : 49

10 to 14 years : 118

15 to 17 years : 41

18 and 19 years : 64

20 years : 0

21 years : 11

22 to 24 years : 36

25 to 29 years : 36

30 to 34 years : 33

35 to 39 years : 43

40 to 44 years : 52

45 to 49 years : 62

50 to 54 years : 42

55 to 59 years : 80

60 and 61 years : 30

62 to 64 years : 14

65 and 66 years : 36

67 to 69 years : 19

70 to 74 years : 16

75 to 79 years : 9

80 to 84 years : 4

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 85

5 to 9 years : 34

10 to 14 years : 56

15 to 17 years : 40

18 and 19 years : 33

20 years : 18

21 years : 6

22 to 24 years : 17

25 to 29 years : 39

30 to 34 years : 47

35 to 39 years : 80

40 to 44 years : 42

45 to 49 years : 63

50 to 54 years : 101

55 to 59 years : 55

60 and 61 years : 11

62 to 64 years : 34

65 and 66 years : 19

67 to 69 years : 12

70 to 74 years : 24

75 to 79 years : 20

80 to 84 years : 7

85 years and over : 18


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Polk City Town, Florida)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,088

Multiple ancestry : 474

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 5

Ancestry not reported : 156


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Polk City Town, Florida)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,554

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 62

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 10

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 30

Not a U.S. citizen : 67


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Polk City Town, Florida)

Total:

Under 5 years : 152

5 to 17 years : 338

18 to 24 years : 185

25 to 34 years : 155

35 to 44 years : 217

45 to 54 years : 268

55 to 59 years : 135

60 and 61 years : 41

62 to 64 years : 48

65 to 74 years : 126

75 years and over : 58

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 134

5 to 17 years : 220

18 to 24 years : 150

25 to 34 years : 110

35 to 44 years : 77

45 to 54 years : 67

55 to 59 years : 18

60 and 61 years : 8

62 to 64 years : 3

65 to 74 years : 16

75 years and over : 3

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 14

5 to 17 years : 103

18 to 24 years : 23

25 to 34 years : 41

35 to 44 years : 120

45 to 54 years : 154

55 to 59 years : 94

60 and 61 years : 26

62 to 64 years : 41

65 to 74 years : 89

75 years and over : 43

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 4

5 to 17 years : 15

18 to 24 years : 9

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 6

45 to 54 years : 13

55 to 59 years : 3

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 14

75 years and over : 8

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 3

25 to 34 years : 4

35 to 44 years : 14

45 to 54 years : 34

55 to 59 years : 20

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 4

65 to 74 years : 7

75 years and over : 4


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Polk City Town, Florida)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 428

Female : 378

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 341

Female : 407

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 35

Female : 37

Foreign born:

Male : 58

Female : 39


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Polk City Town, Florida)

Born in state of residence : 772

Born in other state in the United States : 702

Native: born outside the United States : 52

Foreign born : 40


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Polk City Town, Florida)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 255

Now married, except separated : 156

Divorced : 80

Separated : 18

Widowed : 12

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 85

Now married, except separated : 350

Divorced : 121

Separated : 23

Widowed : 64

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 9

Now married, except separated : 33

Divorced : 8

Separated : 0

Widowed : 3

Foreign born:

Never married : 7

Now married, except separated : 54

Divorced : 13

Separated : 0

Widowed : 23


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Polk City Town, Florida)

Speak only English : 1,388

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 116

Speak English less than "very well" : 59

German:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Polk City Town, Florida

  • Other Groups: 227   (17.9%)
  • Irish: 201   (15.9%)
  • English: 188   (14.8%)
  • United States Or American: 131   (10.3%)
  • German: 108   (8.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 92   (7.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 69   (5.4%)
  • Italian: 35   (2.8%)
  • Swedish: 33   (2.6%)
  • European: 23   (1.8%)
  • Greek: 23   (1.8%)
  • Portuguese: 22   (1.7%)
  • Scottish: 18   (1.4%)
  • Dutch: 17   (1.3%)
  • Polish: 15   (1.2%)
  • Arab: 13   (1.0%)
  • Welsh: 10   (0.8%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 9   (0.7%)
  • French Canadian: 8   (0.6%)
  • Yugoslavian: 7   (0.6%)
  • Ukrainian: 6   (0.5%)
  • Hungarian: 5   (0.4%)
  • Norwegian: 4   (0.3%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 3   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Polk City Town, Florida is 1,723



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Polk City Town, Florida: 862
Female Population in Polk City Town, Florida: 861


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Polk City Town, Florida: 32.1
Median Female Resident Age in Polk City Town, Florida: 38.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Florida is 41


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Polk City Town, Florida


White


Both sexes

39.0

Male

37.5

Female

39.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

43.0

Male

27.5

Female

48.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

24.5

Male

33.5

Female

15.0

Asian


Both sexes

44.5

Male

44.5

Female

53.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

33.5

Male

32.5

Female

33.8

Two or More Races


Both sexes

15.5

Male

14.0

Female

26.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

31.2

Male

31.3

Female

31.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

39.7

Male

38.4

Female

40.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Polk City Town, Florida


  • White: 1,566
  • African American: 32
  • American Indian: 25
  • Asian: 4
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 86
  • Two or More Races: 10



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Polk City Town, Florida citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Polk City Town, Florida

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 5   (1.07%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 4   (0.85%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 19   (4.05%)
  • 9th Grade: 31   (6.61%)
  • 10th Grade: 56   (11.94%)
  • 11th Grade: 39   (8.32%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 11   (2.35%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 203   (43.28%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 27   (5.76%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 36   (7.68%)
  • Associate Degree: 18   (3.84%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 14   (2.99%)
  • Master's Degree: 6   (1.28%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 6   (1.18%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 5   (0.99%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 25   (4.93%)
  • 9th Grade: 26   (5.13%)
  • 10th Grade: 43   (8.48%)
  • 11th Grade: 21   (4.14%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 4   (0.79%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 238   (46.94%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 42   (8.28%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 37   (7.3%)
  • Associate Degree: 19   (3.75%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 36   (7.1%)
  • Master's Degree: 5   (0.99%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Polk City Town, Florida

  • Polk City Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 125 S Bougainvillea Avenu, Polk City, FL 33868, Phone: (863) 965-6338, Students: 599 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Polk City Town, Florida

  • Sabal Palm School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 10980 Demilly Rd, Polk City, FL 33868, Phone: (863) 984-8707, Students: 205 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Polk City Town, Florida

  • Polk City Municipal Library


    215 S. Bougainvillea Street, Polk City, FL 33868

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Polk City Town, Florida


  • Big Creek Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 201, Polk City, IA 50226

  • Genesis Zoological Center Inc


    Po Box 1523, Polk City, FL 33868

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Polk City Town, Florida affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Polk City Town, Florida.

Area Features of Polk City Town, Florida


Airport


(1) Cherokee Ranch Airport Historical   (2) Flanders Field   (3) Orlampa Inc Airport   (4) Paradise Ultralight Airpark  

Building


(1) Polk City Community Center   (2) Polk Correctional Institute   (3) Polk County Emergency Medical Services Station 20 Polk City   (4) Polk County Fire Department Station 22 Polk City   (5) Polk County Sheriff S Office Substation  

Church


(1) Green Pond Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of Polk City  

Island


(1) Goodbread Hammock  

Lake


(1) Clearwater Lake   (2) Lake Helene  

Locale


(1) Camp Gilead  

Park


(1) Fantasy Of Flight  

Populated Place


(1) Berry   (2) Eva   (3) Green Pond   (4) Polk City   (5) Poyner   (6) Withla  

Ridge


(1) Rattlesnake Ridge  

School


(1) Polk City Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Pony Creek  

Swamp


(1) Lake Agnes   (2) Little Creek   (3) Loggy Pond Swamp   (4) Mud Lake   (5) Turkey Creek  

Tower


(1) Wgto-am Pine Hills   (2) Wqtm - Am Pine Hills  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Polk City Town, Florida

33868 (pop. 10,885)


Cities Nearby Polk City Town, Florida

Auburndale City, FL  (pop. 13,442) 8.0 Miles
Fussels Corner Cdp, FL  (pop. 5,833) 8.3 Miles
Lake Alfred City, FL  (pop. 4,387) 8.6 Miles
Combee Settlement Cdp, FL  (pop. 5,062) 9.8 Miles
Gibsonia Cdp, FL  (pop. 4,507) 10.0 Miles
Inwood Cdp, FL  (pop. 6,427) 10.5 Miles
Winter Haven-auburndale Ccd, FL  (pop. 112,760) 11.4 Miles
Jan Phyl Village Cdp, FL  (pop. 5,047) 11.6 Miles
Lakeland Ccd, FL  (pop. 242,246) 11.8 Miles
Winter Haven City, FL  (pop. 35,039) 11.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Polk City Town, Florida

863



Elevation in Polk City Town, Florida is 167.0 ft. (51.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Polk City Town, Florida

Lat: 28.180052 N        Long: -81.826318 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Polk City Town, Florida need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Florida

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.77 6.66 5.08 6.83 0.00 7.04
  Total Electric Industry 7.77 6.66 5.08 6.83 0.00 7.04
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.91 6.77 5.19 6.85 0.00 7.16
  Total Electric Industry 7.91 6.77 5.19 6.85 0.00 7.16
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.75 6.58 5.02 6.81 0.00 6.99
  Total Electric Industry 7.75 6.58 5.02 6.81 0.00 6.99
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.99 6.69 5.26 6.96 0.00 7.20
  Total Electric Industry 7.99 6.69 5.26 6.96 0.00 7.20
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.78 6.35 5.13 6.72 0.00 6.96
  Total Electric Industry 7.78 6.35 5.13 6.72 0.00 6.96
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.82 6.39 5.16 6.69 0.00 7.01
  Total Electric Industry 7.82 6.39 5.16 6.69 0.00 7.01
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.99 6.63 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.18
  Total Electric Industry 7.99 6.63 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.18
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.08 6.62 5.04 6.80 0.00 7.19
  Total Electric Industry 8.08 6.62 5.04 6.80 0.00 7.19
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.89 6.38 4.81 6.64 0.00 7.01
  Total Electric Industry 7.89 6.38 4.81 6.64 0.00 7.01
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.73 6.22 4.77 6.61 0.00 6.85
  Total Electric Industry 7.73 6.22 4.77 6.61 0.00 6.85
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.77 6.25 4.84 6.96 0.00 6.91
  Total Electric Industry 7.77 6.25 4.84 6.96 0.00 6.91
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 8.59 7.08 5.18 7.60 0.00 7.67
  Total Electric Industry 8.59 7.08 5.18 7.60 0.00 7.67
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 8.16 6.64 5.23 7.43 0.00 7.31
  Total Electric Industry 8.16 6.64 5.23 7.43 0.00 7.31
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 8.55 7.13 5.41 0.00 7.21 7.72
  Total Electric Industry 8.55 7.13 5.41 0.00 7.21 7.72
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 8.99 7.61 5.84 0.00 7.45 8.16
  Total Electric Industry 8.99 7.61 5.84 0.00 7.45 8.16
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 9.62 8.16 6.46 0.00 8.03 8.76
  Total Electric Industry 9.62 8.16 6.46 0.00 8.03 8.76
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 11.33 9.91 7.71 0.00 10.32 10.45
  Total Electric Industry 11.33 9.91 7.71 0.00 10.32 10.45

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Polk City Town, Florida

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 69   (10.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 40   (6.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 15   (2.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 66   (10.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 107   (16.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 59   (9.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 107   (16.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 27   (4.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 12   (1.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 27   (4.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 21   (3.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 4   (0.6%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 36   (5.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 48   (7.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Polk City Town, Florida)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 595

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 47

In 3-person carpool : 13

In 4-person carpool : 4

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 22

Other means : 4

Worked at home : 22


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Polk City Town, Florida)

Less than 5 minutes : 39

5 to 9 minutes : 59

10 to 14 minutes : 54

15 to 19 minutes : 74

20 to 24 minutes : 82

25 to 29 minutes : 86

30 to 34 minutes : 80

35 to 39 minutes : 6

40 to 44 minutes : 45

45 to 59 minutes : 88

60 to 89 minutes : 58

90 or more minutes : 14


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Polk City Town, Florida)

With Social Security income : 185

No Social Security income : 472


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Polk City Town, Florida)

With retirement income : 95

No retirement income : 562


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Polk City Town, Florida)

Less than $10,000 : 24

$10,000 to $14,999 : 28

$15,000 to $19,999 : 34

$20,000 to $24,999 : 46

$25,000 to $29,999 : 36

$30,000 to $34,999 : 31

$35,000 to $39,999 : 13

$40,000 to $44,999 : 24

$45,000 to $49,999 : 21

$50,000 to $59,999 : 23

$60,000 to $74,999 : 41

$75,000 to $99,999 : 66

$100,000 to $124,999 : 21

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 2

$200,000 or more : 29


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Polk City Town, Florida)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $41,705


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Polk City Town, Florida

  • WHOO (1080 AM; 4.0 kW; Orlando, FL; Owner: Genesis Communications I, Inc.)
  • WWBF (1130 AM; 2.5 kW; Bartow, FL; Owner: Thornburg Communications, Inc.)
  • WRMQ (1140 AM; 5.0 kW; Orlando, FL; Owner: Florida Broadcasters)
  • NEW (1160 AM; 5.0 kW; Kissimmee, FL; Owner: -)
  • WIWA (1160 AM; 2.5 kW; Kissimmee, FL; Owner: Centro De La Familia Cristiana Inc.)
  • WAMT (1190 AM; 5.0 kW; Orlando, FL; Owner: Genesis Communications I, Inc.)
  • WOTS (1220 AM; 1.0 kW; Kissimmee, FL; Owner: J & V Communications, Inc.)
  • WOTS (1220 AM; 2.5 kW; Kissimmee, FL; Owner: J & V Communications, Inc.)
  • WONN (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Lakeland, FL; Owner: Hall Communications, Inc.)
  • WRLZ (1270 AM; 5.0 kW; Orlando, FL; Owner: Radio Luz, Inc.)
  • WIPC (1280 AM; 0.5 kW; Lake Wales, FL; Owner: Super W Media Group, Inc.)
  • WIPC (1280 AM; 1.0 kW; Lake Wales, FL; Owner: Super W Media Group, Inc.)
  • WWAB (1330 AM; 1.0 kW; Lakeland, FL; Owner: Radio Station Wwab, Inc.)
  • WDCF (1350 AM; 1.0 kW; Dade City, FL; Owner: Radio World, Inc.)
  • WHNR (1360 AM; 5.0 kW; Winter Haven, FL; Owner: Gb Enterprises Communications Corp.)
  • WZHR (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Zephyrhills, FL; Owner: Radio World, Inc.)
  • WLKF (1430 AM; 5.0 kW; Lakeland, FL; Owner: Hall Communications, Inc.)
  • WPRD (1440 AM; 5.0 kW; Orlando, FL; Owner: J & V Communications, Inc.)
  • WQXM (1460 AM; 10.0 kW; Bartow, FL; Owner: Florida Broadcasting Media, Llc)
  • WSIR (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Winter Haven, FL; Owner: Anscombe Broadcasting Group, Ltd.)
  • NEW (1500 AM; 1.0 kW; Orlando, FL; Owner: Langer Broadcasting Group, Llc)
  • NEW (1500 AM; 0.7 kW; Orlando, FL; Owner: Ricardo D. Arroyo)
  • NEW (1540 AM; 1.424 kW; Orlando, FL; Owner: Cleo Broadcasting, Llc)
  • NEW (1540 AM; 5.0 kW; Orlando, FL; Owner: George M. Arroyo)
  • WTWB (1570 AM; 5.0 kW; Auburndale, FL; Owner: Carpenter's Home Church, Inc.)
  • WFLF (540 AM; 50.0 kW; Clermont, FL; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)
  • WFLF (540 AM; 50.0 kW; Oakland, FL; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)
  • WDBO (580 AM; 5.0 kW; Orlando, FL; Owner: Cox Radio, Inc.)
  • WJWB (700 AM; 2.5 kW; Auburndale, FL; Owner: People's Network, Inc.)
  • WQTM (740 AM; 50.0 kW; Oakland, FL; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)
  • NEW (780 AM; 0.25 kW; Lakeland, FL; Owner: Radio 780)
  • NEW (780 AM; 0.25 kW; Nichols, FL; Owner: Radio 780)
  • WEUS (810 AM; 10.0 kW; Orlando, FL; Owner: Star Over Orlando, Inc.)
  • WTWD (910 AM; 5.0 kW; Dover, FL; Owner: South Texas Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WLVF (930 AM; 0.5 kW; Haines City, FL; Owner: Landmark Baptist Church, Inc.)
  • WTLN (950 AM; 5.0 kW; Orlando, FL; Owner: Pennsylvania Media Associates, Inc.)
  • WDYZ (990 AM; 50.0 kW; Orlando, FL; Owner: Radio Disney Group, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Polk City Town, Florida

  • WLOQ (103.1 FM; Orlando, FL; Owner: Gross Communications Corporation)
  • WLOQ (103.1 FM; Oakland, FL; Owner: Gross Communications Corporation)
  • WXXL (106.7 FM; Oakland, FL; Owner: Amfm Radio Licenses, L.l.c.)
  • WMYZ (88.7 FM; Clermont, FL; Owner: Central Florida Educational Foundation, Inc)
  • WMYZ (88.7 FM; Clermont, FL; Owner: Central Florida Educational Foundation, Inc)
  • WUCF-FM (89.9 FM; Orlando, FL; Owner: University Of Central Florida)
  • WLVF-FM (90.3 FM; Davenport, FL; Owner: Landmark Baptist Church, Inc.)
  • WKES (91.1 FM; Lakeland, FL; Owner: The Moody Bible Institute Of Chicago)
  • WYFO (91.9 FM; Lakeland, FL; Owner: Bible Broadcasting Network, Inc.)
  • WCFB (94.5 FM; Orlando, FL; Owner: Cox Radio, Inc.)
  • WPYO (95.3 FM; Orlando, FL; Owner: Cox Radio, Inc.)
  • WPCV (97.5 FM; Haines City, FL; Owner: Hall Communications, Inc.)
  • WWRZ (98.3 FM; Fort Meade, FL; Owner: Hall Communications, Inc.)
  • WMMO (98.9 FM; Orlando, FL; Owner: Cox Radio, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Polk City Town, Florida

  • WMOR-TV (Channel 32; Mulberry, FL; Owner: Wmor-tv Company)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Polk City Town, Florida

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 37  (9.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 60  (15.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 38  (9.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 4  (1.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 124  (32.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 58  (19.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 60  (19.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 137  (45.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 4  (1.3%)


(updated 2010)





There are 153 Farms In Polk City Town, Florida


(updated 2008)



Banks In Polk City Town, Florida

Branch Banking And Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $183.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,843

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Polk City Town, Florida

  • Bartow Municipal


    (about 16.6 miles in Eloise, Florida; Airport Code: BOW)

  • Lakeland Municipal


    (about 17.5 miles in Lakeland, Florida; Airport Code: LAL)

  • Lakeland Linder Regional


    (about 17.7 miles in Lakeland, Florida; Airport Code: LAL)

  • Zephyrhills Municipal


    (about 20.3 miles in Zephyrhills, Florida; Airport Code: FL1)

  • Walt Disney World


    (about 21.9 miles in Lake Buena Vista, Florida; Airport Code: DWS)

  • Kissimmee Gateway


    (about 24.9 miles in Kissimmee, Florida; Airport Code: ISM)

  • Orlando International


    (about 35.1 miles in Orlando, Florida; Airport Code: MCO)

  • Herndon


    (about 39.0 miles in Orlando, Florida; Airport Code: ORL)

  • Executive


    (about 39.2 miles in Orlando, Florida; Airport Code: ORL)

  • Peter O'Knight


    (about 42.0 miles in Tampa, Florida; Airport Code: TPF)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Polk City Town, Florida

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

76.23%

Carpooled

18.68%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.45%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

4.63%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Polk City Town, Florida, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Polk City Town, Florida)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 286

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 32

Female householder, no husband present : 121

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 159

Householder not living alone : 59


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Polk City Town, Florida)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 6

Male householder and female partner : 28

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 35

All other households : 588


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Polk City Town, Florida)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 246

Renter-occupied housing units : 40

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 29

Renter-occupied housing units : 3

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 44

Renter-occupied housing units : 77

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 131

Renter-occupied housing units : 87


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Polk City Town, Florida)

Less than $10,000 : 68

$10,000 to $14,999 : 72

$15,000 to $19,999 : 40

$20,000 to $24,999 : 79

$25,000 to $29,999 : 46

$30,000 to $34,999 : 31

$35,000 to $39,999 : 25

$40,000 to $44,999 : 24

$45,000 to $49,999 : 40

$50,000 to $59,999 : 41

$60,000 to $74,999 : 69

$75,000 to $99,999 : 70

$100,000 to $124,999 : 21

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 2

$200,000 or more : 29


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Polk City Town, Florida)

Total : 733


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Polk City Town, Florida)

Occupied : 657

Vacant : 76


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Polk City Town, Florida)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Polk City Town, Florida)

Built 2005 or later : 31

Built 2000 to 2004 : 12

Built 1990 to 1999 : 212

Built 1980 to 1989 : 241

Built 1970 to 1979 : 126

Built 1960 to 1969 : 75

Built 1950 to 1959 : 10

Built 1940 to 1949 : 10

Built 1939 or earlier : 16


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Polk City Town, Florida)

Utility gas : 5

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 12

Electricity : 634

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 3

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 3


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Polk City Town, Florida)

Less than $10,000 : 9

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 18

$25,000 to $29,999 : 5

$30,000 to $34,999 : 9

$35,000 to $39,999 : 13

$40,000 to $49,999 : 9

$50,000 to $59,999 : 27

$60,000 to $69,999 : 13

$70,000 to $79,999 : 29

$80,000 to $89,999 : 12

$90,000 to $99,999 : 30

$100,000 to $124,999 : 46

$125,000 to $149,999 : 69

$150,000 to $174,999 : 42

$175,000 to $199,999 : 7

$200,000 to $249,999 : 40

$250,000 to $299,999 : 32

$300,000 to $399,999 : 12

$400,000 to $499,999 : 2

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 23

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Polk City Town, Florida)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 35

Home equity loan only : 42

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 222

Housing units without a mortgage : 151


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Polk City Town, Florida)

Built 2005 or later : $237,500

Built 2000 to 2004 : $57,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $145,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $127,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $91,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $130,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $200,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $80,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $68,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Polk City Town, Florida: 74.0%

Percentage of Family Households in Florida: 65.2%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Polk City Town, Florida

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 1 1 $78,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $78,000
2000        
  Single Family 3 3 $206,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $206,000
2001        
  Single Family 1 1 $60,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $60,000
2002        
  Single Family 1 1 $50,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $50,000
2003        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 5 5 $756,360
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $756,360
2005        
  Single Family 5 5 $650,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $650,000
2006        
  Single Family 9 9 $1,666,089
  Two Family 3 6 $387,837
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

12 15 $2,053,926


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Polk City Town, FL): $32,083
Median Household Income In 2000 (Florida): $38,819


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Polk City Town): $54,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Florida): $93,200


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Polk City Town): $425
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Florida): $641


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Polk City Town, Florida

Utility Gas: 0.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 7.2%
Electricity: 90.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Polk City Town, Florida are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Polk City Town, Florida

Baycare Home Care Inc


     Address: 2980 Lakeland Highlands Road, Lakeland, Florida 33803
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 6/15/1989

Interim Healthcare Of Lakeland, Inc


     Address: 1547 Lakeland Hills Boulevard, Lakeland, Florida 33805
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/4/2003

Advantage Home Health Services Inc


     Address: 607 S Missouri Avenue, Lakeland, Florida 33815
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/25/2003

Golden Care Home Health Agency Llc


     Address: 1543 Lakeland Hills Blvd, Suite 7, Lakeland, Florida 33805
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/27/2007

Conficare Home Health Solutions Llc


     Address: 340 W Highlands Drive, Lakeland, Florida 33813
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/24/2007

Hospitals Close To Polk City Town, Florida

Lakeland Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1324 Lakeland Hills Blvd, Lakeland, Florida 33805
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Winter Haven Hospital


     Address: 200 Avenue F Ne, Winter Haven, Florida 33881
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Heart Of Florida Regional Medical Center


     Address: 40100 Hwy 27, Davenport, Florida 33837
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Bartow Regional Medical Center


     Address: 2200 Osprey Blvd, Bartow, Florida 33831
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Florida Hospital Zephyrhills


     Address: 7050 Gall Blvd, Zephyrhills, Florida 33541
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Polk City Town, Florida

Auburndale Oaks Healthcare Center


     Address: 919 Old Winter Haven Rd, Auburndale, Florida 33823
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 109
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Palm Terrace Of Lakeland


     Address: 1919 Lakeland Hills Blvd, Lakeland, Florida 33805
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 163
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Consulate Health Care Of Lakeland


     Address: 5245 N Socrum Loop Rd, Lakeland, Florida 33809
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 110
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Highlands Lake Center


     Address: 4240 Lakeland Highlands Rd, Lakeland, Florida 33813
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 168
     Percent Occupied: 94%

The Manor At Carpenters


     Address: 1001 Carpenters Way, Lakeland, Florida 33809
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 56
     Percent Occupied: 78%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Polk City Town, Florida

Name: Crystal River
Address: 15760 West Power Line Street; Crystal River, FL 34428-6708
Distance: 72 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Polk City Town, Florida

    Retired Workers: 1,330
    Disabled Workers: 370
    Widowers Workers: 140
    Spouses Workers: 95
    Children Workers: 165


(updated 2007)



Polk County, Florida Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 40.80%
  • Bush & Cheney 58.61%
  • Other 0.60%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Polk City Town, Florida citizens.

Relocation to Polk County, FL

9.47 % of Polk County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $38,836

Florida Average 8.71 %

0.11 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $22,935

Florida Average 0.22 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Polk County, FL (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Hillsborough County , FL 0.91 % ($38,458 AGI )
  • Orange County , FL 0.91 % ($36,529 AGI )
  • Osceola County , FL 0.63 % ($33,243 AGI )

Relocation away from Polk County, FL

6.50 % of Polk County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $36,124

Florida Average 7.73 %

0.06 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $22,232

Florida Average 0.12 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Polk County, FL (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Hillsborough County , FL 0.72 % ($40,979 AGI )
  • Orange County , FL 0.55 % ($38,890 AGI )
  • Osceola County , FL 0.37 % ($29,587 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Florida

Low Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)
High Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Florida

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Polk City Town, Florida is based on over 50 years of data.























Hurricanes And Storms In Polk City Town, Florida

  • Tropical Storm: ERIN - August 1995 - Wind Speed: 50 Knots
  • Tropical Storm: EASY - Wind Speed: 60 Knots
  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 60 Knots



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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Polk City Town, Florida directly or research local government web sites.



Number of Sex Offenders In Florida

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
33,990 35,910 43,590 47,455 51,847 53,202 47,524 58,780 61,303 63,990


(updated 2014)



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