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Lake Mary, Florida - Basic Facts

The City of Lake Mary had a population of 15,929 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Lake Mary is located at latitude 28.7593 and longitude -81.3345 in Seminole County. The formal boundaries for the City of Lake Mary (see map below) encompass a land area of 9.15 sq. miles and a water area of 0.77 sq. miles. Seminole County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 62 feet.

The City of Lake Mary (GNIS ID: 2404865) 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 Lake Mary is located within Sanford CCD of Seminole County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Lake Mary 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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Lake Mary, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 15,929
Daytime Population: Workers 18,407
Daytime Population: Residents 7,865
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 26,272
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.65
Population in Households 15,491
Population in Familes 13,154
Population in Group Qrtrs 438
Population Density2 1,740
Diversity Index3 50


Median Household Income $80,437
Average Household Income $104,184
Per Capita Income $40,722


Total Housing Units 6,501 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,444 (68.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,729 (26.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 328 ( 5.0%)
Median Home Value $298,300
Average Home Value $324,510


Total Households 6,173
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 4,440
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 1.98% 1.32%
Households 2.05% 1.3%
Families 1.79% 1.23%
Median Household Income   1.48%
Per Capita Income   2.11%

Lake Mary, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lake Mary 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 # 228 75th
Population Density # 434 53rd
Diversity Index # 430 53rd
Median Household Income # 69 93rd
Per Capita Income # 156 83rd

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