Hendry County, Florida Population 2018

Hendry County, Florida's estimated population is 40,347 with a growth rate of 5.14% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hendry County, Florida is the 47th largest county in Florida.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201740,3471,9715.14%
201638,376-1,264-3.19%
201639,6405461.40%
201539,0946211.61%
201438,4737061.87%
201337,767-79-0.21%
201237,846-1,095-2.81%
201138,941-74-0.19%
201039,01513,24251.38%
199025,7737,17438.57%
198018,5996,74056.83%
197011,8593,74046.06%
19608,1192,06834.18%
19506,05181415.54%
19405,2371,74549.97%
19303,4920.00%

Hendry County, Florida Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White29,226
Black or African American4,578
Some Other Race2,731
American Indian and Alaska Native836
Two or More Races594
Asian360
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander51

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Hendry County, Florida Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Hendry County, Florida Median Age

33.8


Total

32.7


Male

35.4


Female

Hendry County, Florida Adults

There are 27,746 adults, (4,912 of which are seniors) in Hendry County, Florida.

Hendry County, Florida Age Dependency

68

Age Dependency Ratio

21.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Hendry County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

18,029

46.98%

Male

20,347

53.02%

Hendry County, Florida Households and Families

Hendry County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hendry County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.6%19.4%
All67.7%32.3%
Male60.4%39.6%
Non Family57.4%42.6%
Female57.3%42.7%

67.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hendry County, Florida Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,8173.0767.7
Married5,1573.7480.6
Non Family3,5061.3557.4
Female2,3143.8557.3
Male8404.0860.4

3.64

Average Family Size

3.07

Average Household Size

9.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.9%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hendry County, Florida Households

Hendry County, Florida Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,36222.45%
9th to 12th Grade3,50914.69%
High School Graduate7,56331.66%
Some College3,82216.00%
Associates Degree1,4496.07%
Bachelors Degree1,4135.92%
Graduate Degree7703.22%

Hendry County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic10,8794,317318
White9,5928,0411,462
Black2,9082,116221
Other Race1,536540
Native American46431249
Asian231202123
Multiple Races16111928
Islander1818

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 53.25%.

Hendry County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,689$26,859$22,490
Less Than High School$19,757$20,792$15,081
High School Grad$24,776$30,559$19,808
Some College$27,512$33,333$23,672
Bachelors Degree$47,083$64,475$40,159
Graduate Degree$48,203$48,359$42,396

$24,689

Average Earnings

$26,859

Average Male

$22,490

Average Female

Hendry County, Florida Language

Hendry County, Florida Language by Age

Hendry County, Florida Language

53.22% of Hendry County, Florida residents speak only English, while 46.78% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 44.51% of the population.

Hendry County, Florida Poverty

Hendry County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic19,3156,26732.45%
White12,5441,84214.68%
Black4,1671,35232.45%
Other2,6391,05139.83%
Native82226131.75%
Multiple58819032.31%
Islander5151100.00%
Asian3604913.61%

26.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.53%

Male Poverty Rate

27.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hendry County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hendry County, Florida is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hendry County, Florida is Asian, with 13.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 33.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.81%.

Hendry County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.80%
High School19.07%
Some College18.65%
Bachelors or Greater7.01%

Hendry County, Florida Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.79%
Male Unemployed45.64%
Male Employed21.11%
Female Employed12.17%

Hendry County, Florida Income

Hendry County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,552$54,242
Families$43,907$59,843
Married Families$56,371$
Non Families$21,368$37,373

Hendry County, Florida Marital Status

Hendry County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.3%

Male Marriage Rate

43.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Hendry County, Florida Married by Age and Sex

Hendry County, Florida Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Hendry County, Florida Marital Status by Race

Hendry County, Florida Veterans

Hendry County, Florida Veterans by War

1,685

Number of Veterans

1,575

Male Veterans

110

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam853
First Gulf War224
World War II202
Second Gulf War128
Korea93

Hendry County, Florida Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74564
55 to 64433
75+406
35 to 54178
18 to 34104

Hendry County, Florida Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4326.66%
Hispanic2031.54%
Black1805.36%
2 or More4825.00%
Other170.92%
Indian81.48%

Hendry County, Florida Veterans by Education

13.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hendry County, Florida Employment Status

Hendry County, Florida Employment by Age

59%

Labor Force Participation

53%

Employment Rate

10.1%

Unemployment Rate

Hendry County, Florida Employment by Race

Hendry County, Florida Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Hendry County, Florida

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Clewiston715576484936.89%
LaBelle462247491272.75%
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