Lake County FL Information


Lake County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 339,742
Daytime Population: Workers 104,005
Daytime Population: Residents 202,706
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 306,711
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.90
Population in Households 335,791
Population in Familes 273,537
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,951
Population Density2 362
Diversity Index3 53


Median Household Income $50,200
Average Household Income $66,116
Per Capita Income $27,127


Total Housing Units 161,106 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 99,768 (61.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 37,450 (23.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 23,888 (14.8%)
Median Home Value $174,134
Average Home Value $216,700


Total Households 137,218
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 94,202
Average Family Size 3
  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 1.87% 2.04%
Households 1.72% 1.95%
Families 1.63% 1.89%
Median Household Income   2.24%
Per Capita Income   2.85%


Lake County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lake 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 # 18 75th
Population Density # 21 70th
Diversity Index # 27 61st
Median Household Income # 22 69th
Per Capita Income # 29 58th

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