Winter Beach, FL Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Winter Beach, Florida - Basic Facts

The Winter Beach Census Designated Place had a population of 2,596 as of July 1, 2016. Winter Beach 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 Winter Beach is located at latitude 27.7152 and longitude -80.4246 in Indian River County. The formal boundaries for the Winter Beach Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.88 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Indian River County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 10 feet.

The Winter Beach Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2403037) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Florida is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Winter Beach Census Designated Place is located within Vero Beach CCD of Indian River County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Winter Beach 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 Winter Beach: Quay, Waverly.

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


Total Population 2,596
Population in Households 2,596
Population in Familes 2,208
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 377
Diversity Index2 39


Total Households 963
Average Household Size 2.7
Family Households 720
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,145 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 757 (66.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 205 (17.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 182 (15.9%)
Median Home Value $283,333
Average Home Value $377,540


Median Household Income $60,014
Average Household Income $84,015
Per Capita Income $32,177
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 3.71% 2.72%
Households 3.32% 2.58%
Families 2.77% 2.51%
Median Household Income   4.13%
Per Capita Income   2.66%
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.

Winter Beach, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Winter Beach 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 # 610 34th
Population Density1 # 756 18th
Diversity Index2 # 546 41st
Median Household Income # 201 78th
Per Capita Income # 252 73rd

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