|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Winter Haven is 52,710. Winter Haven, Florida is the 756th largest city in the US.
Winter Haven is located entirely in Polk County.
The current population of Winter Haven (52,710) is it's peak population.
Winter Haven has grown 92.2% since the 2000. Winter Haven, Florida is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 82% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Winter Haven has a population density of 1,082.3 people per square mile.
|751||Twin Falls, Idaho||53,213||52.2%|
|752||Pinellas Park, Florida||53,202||12.7%|
|756||Winter Haven, Florida||52,710||92.2%|
|759||Battle Creek, Michigan||52,335||-1.9%|
|760||Grand Island, Nebraska||52,335||20.1%|
|761||West New York, New Jersey||52,242||13.6%|
|762||Cathedral City, California||52,220||21.5%|
The total voting age population of Winter Haven, Florida, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 31,478. The voting age population is 46.1% male and 53.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 25.3% of the residents of Winter Haven are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Winter Haven are 67.8% White, 25.6% Black, 2.7% Two or more races, 1.9% Asian, 1.5% Other, 0.4% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 16.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Winter Haven, 17.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 25.0%. On a per-household basis, 13.1% of families are below the poverty line in Winter Haven.
Among those aged 16 and older, 49.6% of Winter Haven residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.2% of Winter Haven residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 19.7% have a bachelor's degree and 7.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Winter Haven residents aged 5 and older, 17.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 12.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 3.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.7% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Winter Haven is 5.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Winter Haven, 12.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Winter Haven is $46,669.
In Winter Haven, 59.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 40.6% of housing units in Winter Haven.
Of all the housing units in Winter Haven, 5.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Winter Haven, 30.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 5,800 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Winter Haven is $961.
In Winter Haven, 66.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.