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Whitfield, Florida - Basic Facts

The Whitfield Census Designated Place had a population of 2,846 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Whitfield is located at latitude 27.4107 and longitude -82.5667 in Manatee County. The formal boundaries for the Whitfield Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.38 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Manatee County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 16 feet.

The Whitfield Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2403025) 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 Whitfield Census Designated Place is located within Bradenton CCD of Manatee County.

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

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


Total Population 2,846
Population in Households 2,840
Population in Familes 2,195
Population in Group Qrtrs 6
Population Density1 2,062
Diversity Index2 48


Total Households 1,249
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 805
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,409 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 931 (66.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 318 (22.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 160 (11.4%)
Median Home Value $204,911
Average Home Value $267,105


Median Household Income $62,019
Average Household Income $79,068
Per Capita Income $33,066
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.2% 1.25%
Households 0.04% 1.31%
Families 0.12% 1.12%
Median Household Income   3.26%
Per Capita Income   2.23%
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.

Whitfield, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Whitfield 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 # 588 36th
Population Density1 # 375 59th
Diversity Index2 # 450 51st
Median Household Income # 178 81st
Per Capita Income # 236 74th

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