Fort Meade SnackAbility

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/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
7

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Fort Meade, Florida Info Snack

Fort Meade is a city in Polk County, Florida, United States. The population was 5,691 at the 2000 census. As of 2004[update], the population recorded by the U.S. Census Bureau is 5,761. It is part of the Lakeland–Winter Haven Metropolitan Statistical Area. The city was named for George Meade, an officer in the Second Seminole War. Fort Meade is home to Fort Meade Middle-Senior High School, several historic buildings, Streamsong resort and Patterson Park. The area is popular with kayakers and canoers.
Population
6,013
Unemployment
9.8%
Poverty
17.1%
Median Home
$74,800
Median Income
$43,233
Median Rent
$747

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Map Of Fort Meade, FL

Population over time in Fort Meade

Year Population % Change
2017 6,013 1.3%
2016 5,938 0.9%
2015 5,883 1.0%
2014 5,824 1.4%
2013 5,745 0.3%
2012 5,725 0.5%
2011 5,699 -0.1%
2010 5,702 -0.1%
2009 5,709 -

Race / Ethnicity in Fort Meade

White
54.3% (3,264)
African American
20.5% (1,233)
American Indian
0.2% (11)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.0% (59)
Hispanic
24.0% (1,446)
Race Fort Meade FL USA
White 54.3% 54.4% 61.1%
African American 20.5% 15.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 2.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.0% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 24.0% 25.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Fort Meade, Florida

Less than $10,000
9.7% (58,052)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.7% (28,415)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.6% (63,857)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.7% (58,357)
$35,000 to $49,999
20.9% (125,576)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.2% (115,188)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.8% (52,858)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.2% (61,413)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.7% (28,415)
$200,000 or more
1.5% (9,166)
Income Fort Meade FL USA
Less than $10,000 9.7% 683.4% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.7% 472.5% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.6% 1049.6% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.7% 1067.7% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 20.9% 1432.7% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.2% 1838.7% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.8% 1190.4% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.2% 1245.1% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.7% 483.1% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 1.5% 536.7% 697.9%

Gender in Fort Meade

Female
52.0% (3,127)
Male
48.0% (2,886)
Gender Fort Meade FL USA
Female 52.0% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 48.0% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Fort Meade for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (481)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (661)
High School / GED
42.0% (2,525)
Some College
19.0% (1,142)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (420)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (481)
Master's Degree
4.0% (240)
Professional Degree
1.0% (60)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Fort Meade FL USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 42.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 20.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 8.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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