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Poinciana, Florida - Basic Facts

The Poinciana Census Designated Place had a population of 62,026 as of July 1, 2017. Poinciana ranks in the upper quartile for 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 Poinciana is located at latitude 28.1187 and longitude -81.4792 in Osceola County. The formal boundaries for the Poinciana Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 71.88 sq. miles and a water area of 1.05 sq. miles. Osceola County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 66 feet.

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

The Poinciana Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: ) has a U5 Census Class Code which indicates populated place that is also a census designated place with the same 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 Poinciana Census Designated Place is located within Haines City CCD of Osceola County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Poinciana population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Poinciana, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 62,026
Daytime Population: Workers 4,357
Daytime Population: Residents 40,005
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 44,362
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.72
Population in Households 62,017
Population in Familes 55,144
Population in Group Qrtrs 9
Population Density2 863
Diversity Index3 81


Median Household Income $45,142
Average Household Income $58,044
Per Capita Income $18,297


Total Housing Units 23,689 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13,955 (58.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,550 (23.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,184 (17.7%)
Median Home Value $153,636
Average Home Value $183,524


Total Households 19,505
Average Household Size 3.18
Family Households 15,899
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 2.14% 2.13%
Households 1.97% 2.01%
Families 1.89% 1.98%
Median Household Income   1.61%
Per Capita Income   2.08%

Poinciana, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Poinciana to the other 919 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 53 94th
Population Density # 621 33rd
Diversity Index # 21 98th
Median Household Income # 510 45th
Per Capita Income # 754 18th

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