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Whitfield, Florida - Basic Facts

The Whitfield Census Designated Place had a population of 2,948 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Whitfield is located at latitude 27.4117 and longitude -82.5659 in Manatee County. The formal boundaries for the Whitfield Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.38 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Manatee County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 16 feet.

The Whitfield Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2403025) 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 Whitfield Census Designated Place is located within Bradenton CCD of Manatee County.

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Whitfield, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 2,948
Population in Households 2,942
Population in Familes 2,249
Population in Group Qrtrs 6
Population Density2 2,136
Diversity Index3 49


Median Household Income $69,982
Average Household Income $86,397
Per Capita Income $36,196


Total Housing Units 1,434 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,018 (71.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 278 (19.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 137 ( 9.6%)
Median Home Value $230,778
Average Home Value $286,529


Total Households 1,297
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 831
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.27% 1.35%
Households 0.49% 1.42%
Families 0.48% 1.27%
Median Household Income   2.15%
Per Capita Income   2.88%

Whitfield, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Whitfield to the other 919 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 585 36th
Population Density # 374 59th
Diversity Index # 440 52nd
Median Household Income # 155 83rd
Per Capita Income # 235 75th

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