Lake Worth SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
8
Affordability
3
Diversity
10
Safety
3
Amenities
9.5
Education
5
Commute
6

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Lake Worth, Florida Info Snack

Lake Worth is a city in Palm Beach County, Florida, United States, which takes its name from the body of water along its eastern border known as the Lake Worth Lagoon. The lake itself was named for General William J. Worth, who led U.S. forces during the last part of the Second Seminole War. As of 2010[update], the population estimated by the U.S. Census Bureau was 34,910. The city is included in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach Metropolitan Area, which is home to approximately 5,563,857 people.
Population
37,354
Unemployment
9.9%
Poverty
27.6%
Median Home
$165,600
Median Income
$36,321
Median Rent
$1,004

Rankings for Lake Worth in Florida

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2

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3

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4

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5

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6

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7

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8

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9

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10

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Population 23,592

Map Of Lake Worth, FL

Population over time in Lake Worth

Year Population % Change
2017 37,354 1.4%
2016 36,838 1.2%
2015 36,403 1.4%
2014 35,903 1.4%
2013 35,401 0.4%
2012 35,246 0.1%
2011 35,220 -0.5%
2010 35,409 -

Crime in Lake Worth Per 100k

Crime Lake Worth FL USA
Violent Crime 1289.6 408.0 382.9
Murder 15.7 5.0 5.3
Robbery 556.1 88.6 98.0
Aggravated Assault 605.7 276.5 248.9
Property Crime 3936.8 2512.4 2362.0
Burglary 939.8 423.4 430.4
Larceny 2542.7 1884.5 1694.0
Car Theft 454.2 204.5 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Lake Worth

White
34.6% (12,908)
African American
19.1% (7,121)
American Indian
0.1% (34)
Asian
1.6% (585)
Hawaiian
0.1% (38)
Other
0.2% (69)
Two Or More
1.3% (497)
Hispanic
43.1% (16,102)
Race Lake Worth FL USA
White 34.6% 54.9% 61.5%
African American 19.1% 15.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.6% 2.6% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.3% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 43.1% 24.7% 17.6%

Household Income For Lake Worth, Florida

Less than $10,000
9.9% (369,804)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.0% (298,832)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.6% (545,368)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.6% (582,722)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.0% (522,956)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.7% (623,811)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.2% (306,302)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.6% (321,244)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.4% (89,649)
$200,000 or more
2.0% (74,708)
Income Lake Worth FL USA
Less than $10,000 9.9% 7.2% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.0% 5.1% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.6% 11.2% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.6% 11.0% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.0% 14.7% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.7% 18.4% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.2% 11.6% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.6% 11.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.4% 4.4% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.0% 4.8% 6.3%

Gender in Lake Worth

Female
47.3% (17,673)
Male
52.7% (19,680)
Gender Lake Worth FL USA
Female 47.3% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 52.7% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lake Worth for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
21.8% (8,126)
9-12th Grade
10.6% (3,966)
High School / GED
24.6% (9,171)
Some College
17.2% (6,436)
Associate's Degree
7.2% (2,690)
Bachelor's Degree
12.6% (4,718)
Master's Degree
4.4% (1,654)
Professional Degree
0.9% (343)
Doctorate Degree
0.7% (245)
Education Lake Worth FL USA
< 9th Grade 21.8% 5.1% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 10.6% 7.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 24.6% 29.0% 27.3%
Some College 17.2% 20.4% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.2% 9.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 12.6% 18.2% 19.1%
Master's Degree 4.4% 7.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.9% 2.1% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.7% 1.1% 1.4%

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