Statewide Claims to Fame

Lake Worth is 1st in Florida out of 453 other cities in Race - American Indian or Alaska Native

Lake Worth is 14th in Florida out of 453 other cities in Race - Two or More

Lake Worth, Florida Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Lake Worth Rank Florida US
Current population (2012) 35,786 75th 19,317,568 313,914,040
Size in square miles 5.9 262nd 53,624.8 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 5,945.2 52nd 350.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Lake Worth Rank Florida US
Residents younger than 5 7.4% 90th 5.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 22.2% 221st 20.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 11.2% 340th 18.2% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Lake Worth Rank Florida US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 67.0% 431st 85.5% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 19.4% 280th 26.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Lake Worth Rank Florida US
Race - White 60.0% 380th 78.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 19.8% 108th 16.6% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 5.6% 1st 0.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.0% 349th 2.7% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 154th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 4.6% 14th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 39.6% 77th 23.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 38.1% 353rd 57.0% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Lake Worth Rank Florida US
Female residents 46.0% 444th 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 41.7% 50th 19.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Lake Worth Rank Florida US
Housing units 16,473 99th 9,026,965 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 45.6% 78th 29.9% 25.9%
Households 12,240 100th 7,140,096 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 51.6% 413th 69.0% 66.1%
Home median value $161,700 284th $188,600 $186,200
People per household 2.8 139th 2.6 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Lake Worth Rank Florida US
Income per capita $18,661 359th $26,733 $27,915
Income per household $37,288 354th $47,827 $52,762
Income below poverty line 27.8% 40th 14.7% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Lake Worth Rank Florida US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 5,395 72nd 2,009,589 27,092,908
Retail sales $312,050 145th $262,341,127 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $8,784 162nd $14,353 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $47,136 124th $41,922,059 $613,795,732

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