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Astor, Florida - Basic Facts

Astor is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Astor Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Lake County at latitude 29.1625 and longitude -81.5254. Lake County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 3 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Astor Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.34 sq. miles and a water area of 0.32 sq. miles.

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Astor, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 1,560
Population in Households 1,559
Population in Familes 1,211
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 672
Diversity Index2 40


Total Households 674
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 428
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,086 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 520 (47.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 154 (14.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 412 (37.9%)
Median Home Value $86,335
Average Home Value $117,712


Median Household Income $32,847
Average Household Income $48,070
Per Capita Income $20,845
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.06% 0.27%
Households 0.03% 0.18%
Families -0.54% 0.0%
Median Household Income   4.5%
Per Capita Income   2.77%
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.


Astor, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Astor 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 689 25th
Population Density1 # 663 28th
Diversity Index2 # 526 43rd
Median Household Income # 770 16th
Per Capita Income # 560 39th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.