The City of Winter Haven had a population of 35,787 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Winter Haven is located at latitude 28.0458 and longitude -81.7327 in Polk County. The formal boundaries for the City of Winter Haven (see map below) encompass a land area of 31.3 sq. miles and a water area of 8.63 sq. miles. Polk County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 164 feet.
The City of Winter Haven has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Winter Haven 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||35,352|
|Population in Familes||27,739|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||435|
|Average Household Size||2.37|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||17,833 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||8,829 (49.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||6,084 (34.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||2,920 (16.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$125,823|
|Average Home Value||$161,780|
|Median Household Income||$38,463|
|Average Household Income||$51,282|
|Per Capita Income||$21,630|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.79%|
|Per Capita Income||2.39%|
The table below compares Winter Haven 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||# 101||89th|
|Population Density1||# 545||41st|
|Diversity Index2||# 254||72nd|
|Median Household Income||# 625||32nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 539||42nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.