Sky Lake, FL Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Sky Lake, Florida - Basic Facts

The Sky Lake Census Designated Place had a population of 6,623 as of July 1, 2016. Sky Lake ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Sky Lake is located at latitude 28.4621 and longitude -81.3894 in Orange County. The formal boundaries for the Sky Lake Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.26 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 Sky Lake Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402859) 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 Sky Lake Census Designated Place is located within Orlando CCD of Orange County.

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


Total Population 6,623
Population in Households 6,621
Population in Familes 5,407
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density1 5,251
Diversity Index2 80


Total Households 2,092
Average Household Size 3.16
Family Households 1,484
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 2,417 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,121 (46.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 970 (40.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 325 (13.4%)
Median Home Value $111,125
Average Home Value $136,798


Median Household Income $40,863
Average Household Income $52,843
Per Capita Income $16,786
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.18% 1.48%
Households 0.9% 1.35%
Families 0.65% 1.25%
Median Household Income   1.91%
Per Capita Income   1.6%
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.

Sky Lake, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sky Lake 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 # 396 57th
Population Density1 # 97 90th
Diversity Index2 # 35 96th
Median Household Income # 578 37th
Per Capita Income # 783 15th

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