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Goldenrod, Florida - Basic Facts

The Goldenrod Census Designated Place had a population of 13,457 as of July 1, 2018. Goldenrod 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 Goldenrod is located at latitude 28.6103 and longitude -81.2887 in Seminole County. The formal boundaries for the Goldenrod Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.52 sq. miles and a water area of 0.16 sq. miles. Seminole County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 85 feet.

While the primary coordinates for Goldenrod Census Designated Place are located in Seminole County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Orange County.

The Goldenrod Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402536) 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 Goldenrod Census Designated Place is located within Orlando CCD of Seminole County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Goldenrod: Golden Rod Station.

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


Total Population 13,457
Population in Households 13,384
Population in Familes 8,854
Population in Group Qrtrs 73
Population Density2 5,349
Diversity Index3 69


Median Household Income $41,728
Average Household Income $56,131
Per Capita Income $24,442


Total Housing Units 6,294 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,497 (39.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,309 (52.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 488 ( 7.8%)
Median Home Value $207,887
Average Home Value $232,909


Total Households 5,806
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 2,994
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 1.36% 1.52%
Households 1.32% 1.5%
Families 0.91% 1.34%
Median Household Income   3.58%
Per Capita Income   3.14%

Goldenrod, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Goldenrod 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 # 268 71st
Population Density # 97 90th
Diversity Index # 163 82nd
Median Household Income # 649 29th
Per Capita Income # 557 39th

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