Polk County, Florida state, USA

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Polk County, Florida, USA

Map of Polk County
Population
- Total:602.095 (2010)
- Density:334,7/sq mi (129,3/sq km)
Area
- Total:2.011 sq mi (5.208 sq km)
- Land:1.799 sq mi (4.657 sq km)
- Water:213 sq mi (551 sq km)
- % water:10,58 %
Latitude:+27.9531147
Longitude:-081.6927831

Basic information about the Polk County

The Polk County is located in the state of Florida. This county occupies 2011 square miles, with 213 square miles being water areas. There are 602.095 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Polk County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (75.21%), followed by Black or African American (14.75%) and Some Other Race (5.46%). There are 227.485 households in the county, while 70,04% of them are family households and 29,96% represent non family households. There are 41 cities and towns in Polk County. The most populated city is Lakeland city and the smallest town or village is Brewster CDP.


Statistical data for the Polk County based on the 2010 U.S. Census

Racial makeup

Total
602,095
White alone
452,85475.21 %
Black or African American alone
88,83314.75 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
2,7060.45 %
Asian alone
9,7601.62 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
3600.06 %
Some Other Race alone
32,8475.46 %
Two or More races
14,7352.45 %

Statistical data for the Polk County

Data Source : US Census Bureau

Racial makeup

Total
602,095
White alone
452,85475.21 %
Black or African American alone
88,83314.75 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
2,7060.45 %
Asian alone
9,7601.62 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
3600.06 %
Some Other Race alone
32,8475.46 %
Two or More races
14,7352.45 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin

Total
602,095
Not Hispanic or Latino
495,56382.31 %
Hispanic or Latino
106,53217.69 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin by Race

Total
602,095
Not Hispanic or Latino
495,56382.31 %
White alone
388,76978.45 %
Black or African American alone
85,33617.22 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
1,6580.33 %
Asian alone
9,5671.93 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
2380.05 %
Some Other Race alone
1,0830.22 %
Two or More races
8,9121.80 %
Hispanic or Latino
106,53217.69 %
White alone
64,08560.16 %
Black or African American alone
3,4973.28 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
1,0480.98 %
Asian alone
1930.18 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
1220.11 %
Some Other Race alone
31,76429.82 %
Two or More races
5,8235.47 %

Median Age by Sex

Both sexes
40
Male
39
Female
41

Household Type

Total
227,485
Family households
159,32370.04 %
Husband-wife family
116,25172.97 %
Other family
43,07227.03 %
Male householder, no wife present
11,97027.79 %
Female householder, no husband present
31,10272.21 %
Nonfamily households
68,16229.96 %
Householder living alone
54,19879.51 %
Householder not living alone
13,96420.49 %

Geographical and Cultural Features and Landmarks in the Polk County - including Historical Features

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Map of Polk County, Florida

Current weather situation in the Polk County

City Alias ZIP Codes
AlturasAlturas33820
AuburndaleAuburndale33823
Babson ParkBabson Park33827
BartowBartow33830, 33831
BradleyBradley33835
DavenportChampions Gate33896
DavenportChampions Gt33896
DavenportDavenport33837, 33836, 33896, 33897
DundeeDundee33838
Eagle LakeEagle Lake33839
Eaton ParkEaton Park33840
Fort MeadeFort Meade33841
FrostproofFrostproof33843
Haines CityHaines City33845, 33844
Highland CityHighland City33846
HomelandHomeland33847
Indian Lake EstatesIndian Lake Estates33855
Indian Lake EstatesIndian Lk Est33855
Indian Lake EstatesLake Wales33855
KathleenKathleen33849
KissimmeeKissimmee34759
KissimmeePoinciana34759
Lake AlfredLake Alfred33850
Lake HamiltonLake Hamilton33851
Lake WalesLake Wales33853, 33859, 33898
LakelandGibsonia33805
LakelandLakeland33801, 33802, 33803, 33804, 33805, 33806, 33807, 33809, 33810, 33811, 33812, 33813, 33815
LakeshoreFedhaven33854
LakeshoreLake Wales33854
LakeshoreLakeshore33854
LoughmanLoughman33858
MulberryMulberry33860
NalcrestLake Wales33856
NalcrestNalcrest33856
NicholsNichols33863
Polk CityPolk City33868
River RanchLake Wales33867
River RanchRiver Ranch33867
WaverlyWaverly33877
Winter HavenCypress Gardens33884
Winter HavenCypress Gdns33884
Winter HavenEloise33880
Winter HavenFlorence Vill33885
Winter HavenFlorence Villa33885, 33881
Winter HavenJPV33880
Winter HavenState Farm Ins33888
Winter HavenWahneta33880
Winter HavenWinter Haven33888, 33885, 33884, 33883, 33882, 33880, 33881
Winter HavenWinter Hvn33883

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