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Demographics Analysis

The people of Polk County, 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 County, Florida)

Male:

Under 5 years : 19,342

5 to 9 years : 20,283

10 to 14 years : 20,759

15 to 17 years : 12,295

18 and 19 years : 8,307

20 years : 4,372

21 years : 3,650

22 to 24 years : 11,781

25 to 29 years : 18,428

30 to 34 years : 18,173

35 to 39 years : 17,203

40 to 44 years : 19,239

45 to 49 years : 19,532

50 to 54 years : 20,025

55 to 59 years : 17,881

60 and 61 years : 6,981

62 to 64 years : 11,033

65 and 66 years : 7,472

67 to 69 years : 9,423

70 to 74 years : 13,295

75 to 79 years : 10,345

80 to 84 years : 7,087

85 years and over : 5,122

Female:

Under 5 years : 18,469

5 to 9 years : 20,484

10 to 14 years : 18,775

15 to 17 years : 11,703

18 and 19 years : 7,312

20 years : 4,304

21 years : 4,488

22 to 24 years : 10,924

25 to 29 years : 18,613

30 to 34 years : 18,548

35 to 39 years : 16,970

40 to 44 years : 20,112

45 to 49 years : 19,674

50 to 54 years : 20,649

55 to 59 years : 19,314

60 and 61 years : 8,340

62 to 64 years : 13,084

65 and 66 years : 8,643

67 to 69 years : 10,841

70 to 74 years : 14,967

75 to 79 years : 12,146

80 to 84 years : 8,081

85 years and over : 7,978


(updated 2013)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 526,170

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 19,720

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 8,371

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 23,566

Not a U.S. citizen : 38,620


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Polk County, Florida)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 34,345

5 to 17 years : 78,147

18 to 24 years : 33,243

25 to 34 years : 34,230

35 to 44 years : 26,832

45 to 54 years : 26,256

55 to 59 years : 10,554

60 and 61 years : 3,962

62 to 64 years : 4,760

65 to 74 years : 10,455

75 years and over : 7,384

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 2,935

5 to 17 years : 17,997

18 to 24 years : 14,691

25 to 34 years : 24,286

35 to 44 years : 28,598

45 to 54 years : 38,710

55 to 59 years : 21,051

60 and 61 years : 9,131

62 to 64 years : 15,694

65 to 74 years : 45,267

75 years and over : 37,642

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 419

5 to 17 years : 4,312

18 to 24 years : 2,209

25 to 34 years : 4,207

35 to 44 years : 4,779

45 to 54 years : 4,511

55 to 59 years : 2,211

60 and 61 years : 723

62 to 64 years : 745

65 to 74 years : 2,786

75 years and over : 1,189

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 112

5 to 17 years : 3,843

18 to 24 years : 4,995

25 to 34 years : 11,039

35 to 44 years : 13,315

45 to 54 years : 10,403

55 to 59 years : 3,379

60 and 61 years : 1,505

62 to 64 years : 2,918

65 to 74 years : 6,133

75 years and over : 4,544


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Polk County, Florida)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 78,141

Now married, except separated : 60,847

Divorced : 23,221

Separated : 4,295

Widowed : 7,395

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 47,600

Now married, except separated : 129,192

Divorced : 33,320

Separated : 4,899

Widowed : 24,943

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 7,179

Now married, except separated : 13,775

Divorced : 2,587

Separated : 575

Widowed : 791

Foreign born:

Never married : 14,707

Now married, except separated : 35,272

Divorced : 4,311

Separated : 1,965

Widowed : 3,320


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Polk County, Florida)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 45,590

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 33,281

$10,000 to $14,999 : 14,475

$15,000 to $24,999 : 23,930

$25,000 to $34,999 : 17,950

$35,000 to $49,999 : 18,194

$50,000 to $64,999 : 9,848

$65,000 to $74,999 : 3,422

$75,000 or more : 7,209

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 28,498

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 37,957

$10,000 to $14,999 : 28,087

$15,000 to $24,999 : 42,798

$25,000 to $34,999 : 30,589

$35,000 to $49,999 : 32,842

$50,000 to $64,999 : 16,949

$65,000 to $74,999 : 6,298

$75,000 or more : 15,936

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 4,952

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 4,506

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3,240

$15,000 to $24,999 : 4,441

$25,000 to $34,999 : 3,236

$35,000 to $49,999 : 2,729

$50,000 to $64,999 : 986

$65,000 to $74,999 : 395

$75,000 or more : 422

Foreign born:

No income : 11,982

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 10,214

$10,000 to $14,999 : 6,920

$15,000 to $24,999 : 11,496

$25,000 to $34,999 : 7,143

$35,000 to $49,999 : 5,010

$50,000 to $64,999 : 2,960

$65,000 to $74,999 : 813

$75,000 or more : 3,037


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Polk County, Florida)

Born in state of residence : 21,357

Born in other state of the United States : 24,032

Native; born outside the United States : 20,246

Foreign born : 19,833


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Polk County, Florida)

Under 3 years : 21,713

3 and 4 years : 16,073

5 years : 8,328

6 to 8 years : 24,646

9 to 11 years : 23,349

12 to 14 years : 23,934

15 to 17 years : 23,659


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Polk County, Florida)

Less than $10,000 : 16,662

$10,000 to $14,999 : 13,681

$15,000 to $19,999 : 15,380

$20,000 to $24,999 : 15,121

$25,000 to $29,999 : 14,754

$30,000 to $34,999 : 14,051

$35,000 to $39,999 : 13,700

$40,000 to $44,999 : 12,957

$45,000 to $49,999 : 9,301

$50,000 to $59,999 : 21,610

$60,000 to $74,999 : 20,455

$75,000 to $99,999 : 24,460

$100,000 to $124,999 : 11,878

$125,000 to $149,999 : 5,594

$150,000 to $199,999 : 4,745

$200,000 or more : 4,082


(updated 2013)



Ancestries in Polk County, Florida

  • Other Groups: 231,403   (37.5%)
  • American: 94,400   (15.3%)
  • Unclassified Or Not Reported: 87,838   (14.2%)
  • German: 66,184   (10.7%)
  • English: 60,423   (9.8%)
  • Irish: 57,577   (9.3%)
  • Italian: 23,219   (3.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 14,111   (2.3%)
  • West Indian (except Hispanic Groups): 13,061   (2.1%)
  • Polish: 11,574   (1.9%)
  • Scottish: 9,670   (1.6%)
  • Dutch: 7,534   (1.2%)
  • Haitian: 7,038   (1.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 6,036   (1.0%)
  • Swedish: 4,467   (0.7%)
  • European: 4,067   (0.7%)
  • Jamaican: 3,910   (0.6%)
  • French Canadian: 3,891   (0.6%)
  • Norwegian: 2,864   (0.5%)
  • Russian: 2,558   (0.4%)
  • Welsh: 2,510   (0.4%)
  • Hungarian: 2,427   (0.4%)
  • British: 2,168   (0.4%)
  • Arab: 2,154   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 1,947   (0.3%)
  • Subsaharan African: 1,819   (0.3%)
  • Canadian: 1,737   (0.3%)
  • African: 1,581   (0.3%)
  • Czech: 1,231   (0.2%)
  • Portuguese: 1,230   (0.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 1,191   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 1,038   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 1,006   (0.2%)
  • Belgian: 962   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 932   (0.2%)
  • Slovak: 872   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 823   (0.1%)
  • Trinidadian And Tobagonian: 729   (0.1%)
  • Bahamian: 669   (0.1%)
  • Lebanese: 511   (0.1%)
  • Brazilian: 483   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 442   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 393   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 373   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 299   (0.0%)
  • Egyptian: 288   (0.0%)
  • Australian: 283   (0.0%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 276   (0.0%)
  • Croatian: 274   (0.0%)
  • Armenian: 258   (0.0%)
  • Palestinian: 252   (0.0%)
  • Other Arab: 249   (0.0%)
  • Guyanese: 246   (0.0%)
  • Syrian: 244   (0.0%)
  • Eastern European: 244   (0.0%)
  • Scandinavian: 235   (0.0%)
  • U.s. Virgin Islander: 232   (0.0%)
  • West Indian: 229   (0.0%)
  • Moroccan: 217   (0.0%)
  • Iranian: 201   (0.0%)
  • Northern European: 169   (0.0%)
  • Slovene: 150   (0.0%)
  • Slavic: 143   (0.0%)
  • Latvian: 132   (0.0%)
  • Icelander: 126   (0.0%)
  • British West Indian: 109   (0.0%)
  • Serbian: 104   (0.0%)
  • Cajun: 103   (0.0%)
  • Yugoslavian: 99   (0.0%)
  • Nigerian: 85   (0.0%)
  • Belizean: 84   (0.0%)
  • Ghanaian: 74   (0.0%)
  • Bulgarian: 70   (0.0%)
  • Other West Indian: 62   (0.0%)
  • Maltese: 62   (0.0%)
  • Barbadian: 61   (0.0%)
  • Other Subsaharan African: 54   (0.0%)
  • Dutch West Indian: 51   (0.0%)
  • Celtic: 48   (0.0%)
  • Turkish: 44   (0.0%)
  • Macedonian: 30   (0.0%)
  • South African: 25   (0.0%)
  • Albanian: 25   (0.0%)
  • New Zealander: 25   (0.0%)
  • Ethiopian: 19   (0.0%)
  • Israeli: 18   (0.0%)
  • Luxemburger: 16   (0.0%)

(updated 2013)



Total Population In Polk County, Florida is 616,447



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Polk County, Florida: 302,028
Female Population in Polk County, Florida: 314,419


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Polk County, Florida: 39.1
Median Female Resident Age in Polk County, Florida: 41.6


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Florida is 41


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Polk County, Florida


White


Both sexes

44.1

Male

42.8

Female

45.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

30.5

Male

29.1

Female

31.9

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

36.0

Male

34.5

Female

37.7

Asian


Both sexes

37.3

Male

36.0

Female

38.2

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

29.7

Male

29.5

Female

29.8

Other


Both sexes

25.5

Male

25.7

Female

25.2

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.2

Male

17.8

Female

18.7

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

26.7

Male

26.5

Female

27.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

47.0

Male

45.9

Female

48.2


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Polk County, Florida)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 21,991

No health insurance coverage : 1,606

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 42,883

No health insurance coverage : 6,044

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 15,380

No health insurance coverage : 11,003

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 20,084

No health insurance coverage : 14,655

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 22,877

No health insurance coverage : 11,823

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 27,573

No health insurance coverage : 10,498

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 29,523

No health insurance coverage : 5,484

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 29,584

No health insurance coverage : 380

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 22,014

No health insurance coverage : 201

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 20,452

No health insurance coverage : 2,087

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 40,115

No health insurance coverage : 6,610

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 19,060

No health insurance coverage : 7,866

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 27,265

No health insurance coverage : 9,833

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 27,345

No health insurance coverage : 9,631

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 30,465

No health insurance coverage : 9,641

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 34,322

No health insurance coverage : 6,287

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 33,503

No health insurance coverage : 696

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 26,905

No health insurance coverage : 264


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Polk County, Florida)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 8,486

No employer-based health insurance : 15,111

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 23,284

No employer-based health insurance : 25,643

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 10,253

No employer-based health insurance : 16,130

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 13,822

No employer-based health insurance : 20,917

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 17,247

No employer-based health insurance : 17,453

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 19,198

No employer-based health insurance : 18,873

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 19,081

No employer-based health insurance : 15,926

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 9,799

No employer-based health insurance : 20,165

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 6,510

No employer-based health insurance : 15,705

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 7,596

No employer-based health insurance : 14,943

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 19,293

No employer-based health insurance : 27,432

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 12,116

No employer-based health insurance : 14,810

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 17,360

No employer-based health insurance : 19,738

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 19,803

No employer-based health insurance : 17,173

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 21,076

No employer-based health insurance : 19,030

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 22,554

No employer-based health insurance : 18,055

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 10,844

No employer-based health insurance : 23,355

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 7,431

No employer-based health insurance : 19,738


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Polk County, Florida)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 270,168

Born in other state in the United States : 256,002

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 19,075

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 9,016

Foreign born : 62,186


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Polk County, Florida)

Speak only English : 467,619

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 89,247

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 7,921

German or other West Germanic languages : 1,758

Slavic languages : 735

Other Indo-European languages : 3,396

Korean : 242

Chinese : 820

Vietnamese : 1,149

Tagalog : 1,725

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 2,931

Other and unspecified languages : 1,093


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Polk County, Florida)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 976

No Medicare coverage : 71,548

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 9,078

No Medicare coverage : 159,822

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 50,835

No Medicare coverage : 1,344

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 1,166

No Medicare coverage : 68,098

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 9,328

No Medicare coverage : 172,387

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 59,259

No Medicare coverage : 2,109


(updated 2013)



Races in Polk County, Florida


  • White: 485,870
  • African American: 92,819
  • American Indian: 1,719
  • Asian: 10,312
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 301
  • Some Other Race: 11,453
  • Two or More Races: 13,973



(updated 2013)













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