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Buenaventura Lakes, Florida - Basic Facts

The Buenaventura Lakes Census Designated Place had a population of 29,814 as of July 1, 2016. Buenaventura Lakes 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 Buenaventura Lakes is located at latitude 28.3334 and longitude -81.3522 in Osceola County. The formal boundaries for the Buenaventura Lakes Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.58 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Osceola County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 79 feet.

The Buenaventura Lakes Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2546911) 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 Buenaventura Lakes Census Designated Place is located within St. Cloud CCD of Osceola County.

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


Total Population 29,814
Population in Households 29,814
Population in Familes 26,069
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 5,342
Diversity Index2 76


Total Households 9,243
Average Household Size 3.23
Family Households 7,482
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 10,769 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,058 (56.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,185 (29.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,526 (14.2%)
Median Home Value $130,143
Average Home Value $153,475


Median Household Income $39,096
Average Household Income $50,170
Per Capita Income $15,554
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.13% 2.55%
Households 1.93% 2.42%
Families 1.87% 2.38%
Median Household Income   1.31%
Per Capita Income   1.69%
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.

Buenaventura Lakes, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Buenaventura Lakes 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 # 130 86th
Population Density1 # 93 90th
Diversity Index2 # 74 92nd
Median Household Income # 633 31st
Per Capita Income # 825 10th

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