|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Avon Park is 9,839. Avon Park, Florida is the 3,189th largest city in the US.
Avon Park is located entirely in Highlands County.
The current population of Avon Park (9,839) is it's peak population.
Avon Park has grown 15.8% since the 2000. Avon Park, Florida is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 65% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Avon Park has a population density of 1,235.1 people per square mile.
|3198||Green Cove Springs||9,784||80.5%|
|3369||Indian Harbour Beach||8,976||9.8%|
|3184||East Liverpool, Ohio||9,857||-24.7%|
|3189||Avon Park, Florida||9,839||15.8%|
|3193||Fredonia, New York||9,809||-8.2%|
|3195||Detroit Lakes, Minnesota||9,795||27.3%|
The total voting age population of Avon Park, Florida, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 6,477. The voting age population is 47.4% male and 52.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.4% of the residents of Avon Park are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Avon Park are 49.3% White, 31.3% Black, 16.8% Other, 2.0% Two or more races and 0.6% Asian. Additionally, 28.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Avon Park, 33.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 49.1%. On a per-household basis, 25.4% of families are below the poverty line in Avon Park.
Among those aged 16 and older, 53.0% of Avon Park residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 77.8% of Avon Park residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 10.0% have a bachelor's degree and 3.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Avon Park residents aged 5 and older, 30.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 26.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Avon Park is 19.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Avon Park, 7.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Avon Park is $30,750.
In Avon Park, 54.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 45.3% of housing units in Avon Park.
Of all the housing units in Avon Park, 6.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Avon Park, 13.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 590 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Avon Park is $781.
In Avon Park, 74.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.