Lake Helen, FL 32744 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 32744: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lake Helen, FL 32744

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 118
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,304
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 181
  • County: Volusia County
  • Centroid: Latitude 28.984, Longitude -81.235
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Lake Helen, FL 32744 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 3,721
Population in Households 3,720
Population in Familes 2,995
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 270
Diversity Index2 43


Total Households 1,557
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 1,055
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,789 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,206 (67.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 351 (19.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 232 (13.0%)
Median Home Value $156,024
Average Home Value $170,792


Median Household Income $51,371
Average Household Income $58,631
Per Capita Income $24,544
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.85% 0.9%
Households 0.65% 0.75%
Families 0.49% 0.64%
Median Household Income   1.31%
Per Capita Income   1.41%
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 Helen, FL 32744 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 32744 to the other 965 ZIP Codes 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 # 840 13th
Population Density1 # 665 31st
Diversity Index2 # 573 41st
Median Household Income # 355 63rd
Per Capita Income # 512 47th

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