Paradise Heights, FL Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Paradise Heights, Florida - Basic Facts

The Paradise Heights Census Designated Place had a population of 1,415 as of July 1, 2016. Paradise Heights ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Florida. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Paradise Heights is located at latitude 28.6237 and longitude -81.5438 in Orange County. The formal boundaries for the Paradise Heights Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.45 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Orange County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 98 feet.

The Paradise Heights Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2403397) 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 Paradise Heights Census Designated Place is located within Apopka CCD of Orange County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Paradise Heights 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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Paradise Heights, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,415
Population in Households 1,415
Population in Familes 1,195
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 3,154
Diversity Index2 75


Total Households 461
Average Household Size 3.07
Family Households 341
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 540 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 330 (61.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 131 (24.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 79 (14.6%)
Median Home Value $240,000
Average Home Value $255,833


Median Household Income $74,735
Average Household Income $93,360
Per Capita Income $30,067
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.39% 3.15%
Households 1.93% 2.98%
Families 2.85% 2.88%
Median Household Income   4.29%
Per Capita Income   2.03%
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.

Paradise Heights, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Paradise Heights 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 # 705 23rd
Population Density1 # 237 74th
Diversity Index2 # 82 91st
Median Household Income # 83 91st
Per Capita Income # 290 69th

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