Hendry County FL Information


Hendry County Subdivisions

Hendry County FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 39,553
Daytime Population: Workers 13,366
Daytime Population: Residents 26,288
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 39,654
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.00
Population in Households 38,857
Population in Familes 32,060
Population in Group Qrtrs 696
Population Density2 34
Diversity Index3 82


Median Household Income $35,756
Average Household Income $51,058
Per Capita Income $16,269


Total Housing Units 15,108 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,951 (52.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,439 (29.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,718 (18.0%)
Median Home Value $87,200
Average Home Value $129,358


Total Households 12,390
Average Household Size 3.14
Family Households 9,083
Average Family Size 4
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.14% 0.79%
Households 0.41% 0.71%
Families 0.34% 0.66%
Median Household Income   1.04%
Per Capita Income   2.88%


Hendry County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hendry County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 47 31st
Population Density # 56 18th
Diversity Index # 1 100th
Median Household Income # 62 9th
Per Capita Income # 65 4th

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