Ruskin is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Ruskin Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Hillsborough County at latitude 27.7209 and longitude -82.4332. Hillsborough County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 3 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Ruskin Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 18.01 sq. miles and a water area of 1.52 sq. miles.Photos of the local Ruskin, FL area
Also See: Ruskin, FL ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||21,326|
|Population in Familes||17,806|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||17|
|Average Household Size||3.04|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||8,395 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,550 (54.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,464 (29.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,381 (16.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$162,895|
|Average Home Value||$202,808|
|Median Household Income||$45,027|
|Average Household Income||$57,143|
|Per Capita Income||$18,888|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.21%|
|Per Capita Income||2.6%|
The table below compares Ruskin to the other 920 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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.
|Total Population||# 174||81st|
|Population Density1||# 531||42nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 84||91st|
|Median Household Income||# 404||56th|
|Per Capita Income||# 651||29th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.