Lake Butler, FL Profile: Facts & Data


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Lake Butler, Florida - Basic Facts

The Lake Butler Census Designated Place had a population of 18,211 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Lake Butler is located at latitude 28.5017 and longitude -81.5409 in Orange County. The formal boundaries for the Lake Butler Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 11.81 sq. miles and a water area of 6.9 sq. miles. Orange County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 98 feet.

The Lake Butler Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2403188) 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 Lake Butler Census Designated Place is located within Southwest Orange CCD of Orange County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Lake Butler: Lake Butter.

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


Total Population 18,211
Population in Households 18,211
Population in Familes 16,365
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,543
Diversity Index3 56


Median Household Income $125,737
Average Household Income $166,846
Per Capita Income $55,324


Total Housing Units 6,601 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,871 (73.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,094 (16.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 636 ( 9.6%)
Median Home Value $619,857
Average Home Value $770,458


Total Households 5,965
Average Household Size 3.05
Family Households 4,848
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 2.78% 2.59%
Households 2.63% 2.49%
Families 2.24% 2.4%
Median Household Income   2.52%
Per Capita Income   2.7%

Lake Butler, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lake Butler 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 # 207 78th
Population Density # 477 48th
Diversity Index # 342 63rd
Median Household Income # 13 99th
Per Capita Income # 66 93rd

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