Mulberry, FL Profile: Facts & Data

Advertisement

Mulberry Local Links & Resources:
Resources | ALL Mulberry Content
Planning to visit Mulberry? See Local Hotels

Also See: Mulberry, FL ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps

Mulberry, Florida - Basic Facts

Quick & Easy Tools

The City of Mulberry had a population of 4,433 as of July 1, 2021.

The primary coordinate point for Mulberry is located at latitude 27.8953 and longitude -81.9734 in Polk County. The formal boundaries for the City of Mulberry encompass a land area of 6.13 sq. miles and a water area of 0.66 sq. miles. Polk County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 115 feet.

The City of Mulberry 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 Mulberry is located within Bartow CCD of Polk County.


Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. Mulberry 2021 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for Mulberry (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Florida Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Florida Data Comparison Tool - 2021 Demographics
Advertisement

Mulberry, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2021)

POPULATION

Total Population 4,433 (100%)
Population in Households 4,433 (100.0%)
Population in Families 3,541 (79.9%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 718
Diversity Index2 55
 
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $41,153
Average Household Income $49,962
% of Income for Mortgage4 7%
Per Capita Income $20,263
Wealth Index5 41
 

HOUSING

Total HU (Housing Units) 2,193 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,333 (60.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 477 (21.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 383 (17.5%)
Median Home Value $64,303
Average Home Value $96,324
Housing Affordability Index3 350
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,810
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 1,188
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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 races 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.
  3. 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.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. 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

2010-2021 2021-2026
Population 1.24% 3.1%
Households 1.19% 2.73%
Families 0.95% 2.76%
Median Household Income   2.55%
Per Capita Income   2.51%
Owner Occupied HU   3.64%

Mulberry, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mulberry to the other 919 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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 # 499 46th
Population Density # 660 28th
Median Household Income # 745 19th
Housing Affordability Index # 914 99th
Per Capita Income # 749 19th
Diversity Index # 377 59th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.

Mulberry, FL - Most Popular Things to Do

Also See: Nearby Hotels | Driving Directions

Use HTL Address Research for a Florida Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2021, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features

Florida Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Florida July 1, 2021 Data
Data:
Locations:
Highest or Lowest:
Results:
Advertisement