Wahneta, FL Profile: Facts & Data

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Wahneta, Florida - Basic Facts

The Wahneta Census Designated Place had a population of 5,401 as of July 1, 2018. Wahneta 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 Wahneta is located at latitude 27.9587 and longitude -81.7288 in Polk County. The formal boundaries for the Wahneta Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.25 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Polk County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 135 feet.

The Wahneta Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402979) 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 Wahneta Census Designated Place is located within Winter Haven-Auburndale CCD of Polk County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Wahneta population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2018.


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

POPULATION

Total Population 5,401
Population in Households 5,401
Population in Familes 4,411
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 2,403
Diversity Index3 79
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $31,567
Average Household Income $43,397
Per Capita Income $11,463

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,558 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 753 (48.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 655 (42.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 150 ( 9.6%)
Median Home Value $74,308
Average Home Value $110,472
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,408
Average Household Size 3.84
Family Households 1,075
Average Family Size 4
NOTES
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.72% 1.62%
Households 0.52% 1.49%
Families 0.5% 1.41%
Median Household Income   3.35%
Per Capita Income   3.62%

Wahneta, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wahneta 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 # 453 51st
Population Density # 333 64th
Diversity Index # 44 95th
Median Household Income # 862 6th
Per Capita Income # 912 1st

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