Hardee County, Florida Population 2019

Hardee County, Florida's estimated population is 27,411 with a growth rate of 0.15% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hardee County, Florida is the 51st largest county in Florida.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201727,411400.15%
201627,3711140.42%
201527,257-46-0.17%
201427,303170.06%
201327,286-126-0.46%
201227,412-245-0.89%
201127,657-68-0.25%
201027,7258,22642.19%
199019,4991200.62%
198019,3794,49030.16%
197014,8892,51920.36%
196012,3702,29722.80%
195010,073-85-0.84%
194010,158-190-1.84%
193010,3480.00%

Hardee County, Florida Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White22,175
Some Other Race2,455
Black or African American2,206
Two or More Races276
Asian164
American Indian and Alaska Native41
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander9

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Hardee County, Florida Population Pyramid 2019

2004006008001,0001,200 Male Population2004006008001,0001,200 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Hardee County, Florida Median Age

34.9


Total

32.8


Male

37.5


Female

Hardee County, Florida Adults

There are 20,042 adults, (4,125 of whom are seniors) in Hardee County, Florida.

Hardee County, Florida Age Dependency

71.7

Age Dependency Ratio

25.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Hardee County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

12,610

46.15%

Male

14,716

53.85%

Hardee County, Florida Households and Families

Hardee County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Hardee County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.4%21.6%
Male74.2%25.8%
All68.5%31.5%
Non Family55.4%44.6%
Female53.9%46.1%

68.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hardee County, Florida Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,7183.2668.5
Married4,0233.6878.4
Non Family1,9891.2255.4
Female1,1514.4553.9
Male5555.0274.2

3.86

Average Family Size

3.26

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hardee County, Florida Households

Hardee County, Florida Education

Hardee County, Florida Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,96917.17%
9th to 12th Grade1,87810.86%
High School Graduate7,59543.93%
Some College2,55714.79%
Associates Degree4702.72%
Bachelors Degree1,2107.00%
Graduate Degree6093.52%

Hardee County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,6328,2251,252
Hispanic6,0063,009291
Black1,4661,021189
Other Race879449
Asian11811837
Multiple Races74483
Native American414138
Islander999

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Hardee County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,643$30,720$24,156
Less Than High School$22,583$25,346$18,453
High School Grad$24,716$28,966$22,852
Some College$31,347$36,795$23,445
Bachelors Degree$39,469$44,688$38,594
Graduate Degree$51,298$31,420$63,259

$27,643

Average Earnings

$30,720

Average Male

$24,156

Average Female

Hardee County, Florida Language

Hardee County, Florida Language by Age

Hardee County, Florida Language

62.02% of Hardee County, Florida residents speak only English, while 37.98% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 35.28% of the population.

Hardee County, Florida Poverty

Hardee County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic11,2753,41130.25%
White12,3872,35018.97%
Other2,4351,24851.25%
Black1,49247731.97%
Multiple1892714.29%
Native4137.32%

24.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.16%

Male Poverty Rate

28.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hardee County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hardee County, Florida is Other, with 51.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hardee County, Florida is Native, with 7.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.98%.

Hardee County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.63%
High School17.61%
Some College13.46%
Bachelors or Greater7.05%

Hardee County, Florida Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed71.78%
Male Unemployed25.46%
Female Employed14.38%
Male Employed8.54%

Hardee County, Florida Income

Hardee County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,063$56,566
Families$46,163$63,078
Married Families$54,473$
Non Families$22,876$35,146

Hardee County, Florida Marital Status

Hardee County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.0%

Male Marriage Rate

48.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Hardee County, Florida Married by Age and Sex

Hardee County, Florida Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Hardee County, Florida Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Hardee County, Florida Veterans

Hardee County, Florida Veterans by War

1,356

Number of Veterans

1,338

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam478
Korea175
First Gulf War130
World War II104
Second Gulf War98

Hardee County, Florida Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+412
65 to 74407
35 to 54310
55 to 64148
18 to 3479

Hardee County, Florida Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2197.27%
Black1006.52%
Hispanic630.84%
Other342.54%
2 or More31.35%

Hardee County, Florida Veterans by Education

11.24%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hardee County, Florida Employment Status

Hardee County, Florida Employment by Age

52.1%

Labor Force Participation

47.4%

Employment Rate

9.1%

Unemployment Rate

Hardee County, Florida Employment by Race

Hardee County, Florida Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Hardee County, Florida

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Wauchula49294922-7-0.14%
Bowling Green29302908-22-0.75%
Zolfo Springs18171795-22-1.21%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990