Living in Winter Haven, FL

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Winter Haven SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
7

Winter Haven, FL Crime Report

1,268
Total Crimes
2,999.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
16.80%
Above National Average

Winter Haven, FL Cost Of Living

85
Winter Haven's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Winter Haven, Florida Info Snack

Winter Haven is a city in Polk County, Florida, United States. The population was 33,874 at the 2010 census. According to the U.S. Census Bureau's 2015 estimates, the city had a population of 37,689, making it the second most populated city in Polk County. It is a principal city of the Lakeland-Winter Haven, Florida Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Population
39,615
Unemployment
7.3%
Poverty
18.9%
Median Home
$140,200
Median Income
$44,397
Median Rent
$939

Winter Haven, FL Photos

Rankings for Winter Haven in Florida

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Map Of Winter Haven, FL

Population over time in Winter Haven

Year Population % Change
2017 39,615 2.5%
2016 38,663 5.4%
2015 36,669 2.3%
2014 35,835 2.2%
2013 35,070 1.5%
2012 34,561 1.3%
2011 34,118 1.4%
2010 33,638 1.5%
2009 33,127 -
Crime/100k Winter Haven FL USA
Violent Crime 558.3 384.9 368.9
Murder 0.0 5.2 5.0
Robbery 63.9 79.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 421.1 260.8 246.8
Property Crime 2441.6 2281.8 2199.5
Burglary 350.1 337.7 376.0
Larceny 1885.6 1750.8 1594.6
Car Theft 205.8 193.3 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Winter Haven

White
55.6% (22,020)
African American
26.0% (10,286)
American Indian
0.3% (129)
Asian
1.5% (586)
Hawaiian
0.1% (22)
Other
0.1% (57)
Two Or More
2.0% (790)
Hispanic
14.5% (5,725)
Race Winter Haven FL USA
White 55.6% 54.4% 61.1%
African American 26.0% 15.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.5% 2.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.0% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 14.5% 25.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Winter Haven, Florida

Less than $10,000
9.0% (355,779)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.5% (218,503)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.9% (469,769)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.1% (481,141)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.1% (717,515)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.4% (726,992)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.5% (375,003)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.1% (359,570)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.4% (134,838)
$200,000 or more
3.1% (122,383)
Income Winter Haven FL USA
Less than $10,000 9.0% 6.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.5% 4.7% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.9% 10.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.1% 10.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.1% 14.3% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.4% 18.4% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.5% 11.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.1% 12.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.4% 4.8% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.1% 5.4% 7.0%

Gender in Winter Haven

Female
53.2% (21,090)
Male
46.8% (18,525)
Gender Winter Haven FL USA
Female 53.2% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 46.8% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Winter Haven for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (1,980)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (3,169)
High School / GED
35.0% (13,865)
Some College
22.0% (8,715)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (3,961)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (5,149)
Master's Degree
5.0% (1,980)
Professional Degree
1.0% (396)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (396)
Education Winter Haven FL USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 20.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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