The Highland City Census Designated Place had a population of 10,956 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Highland City is located at latitude 27.9627 and longitude -81.8781 in Polk County. The formal boundaries for the Highland City Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.86 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Polk County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 118 feet.
The Highland City Census Designated Place 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Highland City population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||10,936|
|Population in Familes||9,709|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||20|
|Average Household Size||2.9|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||4,132 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,896 (70.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||880 (21.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||356 ( 8.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$162,393|
|Average Home Value||$193,672|
|Median Household Income||$71,057|
|Average Household Income||$84,588|
|Per Capita Income||$28,661|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.75%|
|Per Capita Income||1.93%|
The table below compares Highland City to the other 920 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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.
|Total Population||# 296||68th|
|Population Density1||# 496||46th|
|Diversity Index2||# 360||61st|
|Median Household Income||# 102||89th|
|Per Capita Income||# 288||69th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.