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Lake Mary, Florida - Basic Facts

The City of Lake Mary is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Seminole County at latitude 28.7593 and longitude -81.3345. Seminole County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 62 feet.

The formal official name is the City of Lake Mary, but most people and references simply refer to it as Lake Mary, Florida.

The P1 Census Class Code for Lake Mary indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the City of Lake Mary (see map below) encompass a land area of 9.15 sq. miles and a water area of 0.77 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 14,584
Population in Households 14,146
Population in Familes 12,044
Population in Group Qrtrs 438
Population Density1 1,592
Diversity Index2 47


Total Households 5,648
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 4,077
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,019 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,113 (68.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,536 (25.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 371 ( 6.2%)
Median Home Value $236,637
Average Home Value $258,210


Median Household Income $78,328
Average Household Income $102,331
Per Capita Income $39,281
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.27% 1.36%
Households 1.38% 1.41%
Families 1.03% 1.27%
Median Household Income   2.3%
Per Capita Income   1.61%
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.


Lake Mary, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lake Mary 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 # 228 75th
Population Density1 # 443 52nd
Diversity Index2 # 450 52nd
Median Household Income # 61 93rd
Per Capita Income # 119 87th

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