Sky Lake, FL Profile: Facts & Data


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Sky Lake, Florida - Basic Facts

The Sky Lake Census Designated Place had a population of 6,682 as of July 1, 2018. Sky Lake 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 Sky Lake is located at latitude 28.4621 and longitude -81.3894 in Orange County. The formal boundaries for the Sky Lake Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.26 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Orange County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 98 feet.

The Sky Lake Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402859) 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 Sky Lake Census Designated Place is located within Orlando CCD of Orange County.

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


Total Population 6,682
Population in Households 6,679
Population in Familes 5,418
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density2 5,298
Diversity Index3 80


Median Household Income $49,630
Average Household Income $58,582
Per Capita Income $18,618


Total Housing Units 2,428 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,101 (45.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,010 (41.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 316 (13.0%)
Median Home Value $153,125
Average Home Value $163,329


Total Households 2,112
Average Household Size 3.16
Family Households 1,496
Average Family Size 4
  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 1.0% 1.27%
Households 0.8% 1.12%
Families 0.59% 1.06%
Median Household Income   1.62%
Per Capita Income   3.08%

Sky Lake, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sky Lake 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 # 403 56th
Population Density # 100 89th
Diversity Index # 34 96th
Median Household Income # 456 50th
Per Capita Income # 760 17th

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