West Little River, FL Profile: Facts & Data

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West Little River, Florida - Basic Facts

The West Little River Census Designated Place had a population of 35,879 as of July 1, 2019. West Little River ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 West Little River is located at latitude 25.857 and longitude -80.237 in Miami-Dade County. The formal boundaries for the West Little River Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 4.58 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles. Miami-Dade County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 7 feet.

The West Little River Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2403006) 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 West Little River Census Designated Place is located within Miami CCD of Miami-Dade County.


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West Little River, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

West Little River, FL Housing Affordability Index is 101
State of Florida Housing Affordability Index is 113
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

West Little River, FL Wealth Index is 35
State of Florida Wealth Index is 94
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 35,879
Population in Households 35,746
Population in Familes 29,498
Population in Group Qrtrs 133
Population Density 7,824
Diversity Index1 79
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $35,764
Average Household Income $45,372
Per Capita Income $13,431
Wealth Index3 35

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 11,277 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,219 (46.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,337 (47.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 721 ( 6.4%)
Median Home Value $174,766
Housing Affordability Index2 101
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 10,556
Average Household Size 3.39
Family Households 7,886
Average Family Size 4
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.36% 0.57%
Households 0.24% 0.48%
Families 0.21% 0.49%
Median Household Income   2.68%
Per Capita Income   3.09%

West Little River, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares West Little River to the other 919 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 113 88th
Population Density # 33 97th
Diversity Index # 42 96th
Median Household Income # 812 12th
Per Capita Income # 882 4th

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