Indian River Estates, FL Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Indian River Estates, Florida - Basic Facts

The Indian River Estates Census Designated Place had a population of 6,532 as of July 1, 2016. Indian River Estates ranks in the lower quartile for 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 Indian River Estates is located at latitude 27.3552 and longitude -80.299 in St. Lucie County. The formal boundaries for the Indian River Estates Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.62 sq. miles and a water area of 0.41 sq. miles. St. Lucie County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 13 feet.

The Indian River Estates Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402611) 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 Indian River Estates Census Designated Place is located within Fort Pierce CCD of St. Lucie County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Indian River Estates 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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Indian River Estates, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 6,532
Population in Households 6,532
Population in Familes 5,152
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,162
Diversity Index2 27


Total Households 2,791
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 1,852
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,137 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,406 (76.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 385 (12.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 346 (11.0%)
Median Home Value $106,770
Average Home Value $126,373


Median Household Income $42,607
Average Household Income $54,938
Per Capita Income $23,799
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.78% 0.96%
Households 0.61% 0.82%
Families 0.39% 0.72%
Median Household Income   1.96%
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.

Indian River Estates, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Indian River Estates 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 # 400 57th
Population Density1 # 543 41st
Diversity Index2 # 693 25th
Median Household Income # 530 42nd
Per Capita Income # 510 45th

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