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Wedgefield, Florida - Basic Facts

The Wedgefield Census Designated Place is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Orange County at latitude 28.486 and longitude -81.0818. Orange County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 69 feet.

The formal official name is the Wedgefield Census Designated Place, but most people and references simply refer to it as Wedgefield, Florida.

The U5 Census Class Code for Wedgefield indicates a populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name.. The Census Designated Place has a Functional Status Code "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The formal boundaries for the Wedgefield Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 23.37 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles.

Wedgefield Census Designated Place, FL Boundary Map

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

POPULATION

Total Population 6,867
Population in Households 6,867
Population in Familes 6,111
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 294
Diversity Index2 66
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 2,333
Average Household Size 2.94
Family Households 1,902
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 2,574 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,928 (74.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 406 (15.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 241 ( 9.4%)
Median Home Value $199,192
Average Home Value $233,381
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $55,901
Average Household Income $73,344
Per Capita Income $25,077
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.56% 1.21%
Households 0.49% 1.21%
Families -0.2% 1.12%
Median Household Income   2.14%
Per Capita Income   1.62%
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.

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Wedgefield, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wedgefield 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 # 384 58th
Population Density1 # 787 15th
Diversity Index2 # 182 80th
Median Household Income # 212 77th
Per Capita Income # 394 57th

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