Hawthorne, FL Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Hawthorne, Florida - Basic Facts

The City of Hawthorne had a population of 1,457 as of July 1, 2016. Hawthorne ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Florida. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Hawthorne is located at latitude 29.588 and longitude -82.0839 in Alachua County. The formal boundaries for the City of Hawthorne (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.79 sq. miles and a water area of 0.22 sq. miles. Alachua County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 148 feet.

The City of Hawthorne (GNIS ID: 2404666) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Florida is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Hawthorne is located within Hawthorne CCD of Alachua County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Hawthorne population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Hawthorne: Hawthorn.

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Hawthorne, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,457
Population in Households 1,457
Population in Familes 1,161
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 304
Diversity Index2 53


Total Households 579
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 375
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 701 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 427 (60.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 152 (21.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 122 (17.4%)
Median Home Value $123,958
Average Home Value $197,424


Median Household Income $39,735
Average Household Income $51,630
Per Capita Income $21,427
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.45% 0.57%
Households 0.51% 0.61%
Families 0.79% 0.53%
Median Household Income   0.39%
Per Capita Income   1.81%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Hawthorne, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hawthorne to the other 919 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 700 24th
Population Density1 # 786 15th
Diversity Index2 # 387 58th
Median Household Income # 618 33rd
Per Capita Income # 602 35th

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