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Eagle Lake, Florida - Basic Facts

The City of Eagle Lake had a population of 3,072 as of July 1, 2019. Eagle Lake 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 Eagle Lake is located at latitude 27.9784 and longitude -81.7565 in Polk County. The formal boundaries for the City of Eagle Lake encompass a land area of 1.89 sq. miles and a water area of 1.72 sq. miles. Polk County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 164 feet.

The City of Eagle Lake (GNIS ID: 2403526) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Florida is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Eagle Lake is located within Winter Haven-Auburndale CCD of Polk County.


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Eagle Lake, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Eagle Lake, FL Housing Affordability Index is 252
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

Eagle Lake, FL Wealth Index is 67
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 3,072
Population in Households 3,068
Population in Families 2,529
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density 1,568
Diversity Index1 73
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $47,392
Average Household Income $65,953
Per Capita Income $22,223
Wealth Index3 67

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,148 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 668 (58.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 333 (29.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 147 (12.8%)
Median Home Value $103,070
Housing Affordability Index2 252
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,001
Average Household Size 3.06
Family Households 719
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 3.35% 2.01%
Households 2.72% 1.79%
Families 2.27% 1.69%
Median Household Income   2.59%
Per Capita Income   3.24%

Eagle Lake, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Eagle Lake 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 # 580 37th
Population Density # 479 48th
Diversity Index # 128 86th
Median Household Income # 562 39th
Per Capita Income # 647 30th

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