Hendry County, Florida Population 2018

Hendry County, Florida's estimated population is 39,064 with a growth rate of -1.45% 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
201740,3471,2833.28%
201739,064-576-1.45%
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
White30,341
Black or African American4,444
Some Other Race1,967
Two or More Races1,132
American Indian and Alaska Native791
Asian342
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander47

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

Hendry County, Florida Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,500 Male Population5001,0001,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Hendry County, Florida Median Age

33.7


Total

32.6


Male

35.9


Female

Hendry County, Florida Adults

There are 28,340 adults, (5,119 of whom are seniors) in Hendry County, Florida.

Hendry County, Florida Age Dependency

68.2

Age Dependency Ratio

22

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Hendry County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

18,348

46.97%

Male

20,716

53.03%

Hendry County, Florida Households and Families

Hendry County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Hendry County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.2%21.8%
All65.4%34.6%
Male59.4%40.6%
Non Family58.4%41.6%
Female51%49%

65.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hendry County, Florida Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,0983.0765.4
Married5,1363.7378.2
Non Family3,7291.3658.4
Female2,3614.0551
Male8723.8759.4

3.66

Average Family Size

3.07

Average Household Size

8.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

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 Grade4,84219.85%
9th to 12th Grade3,66115.01%
High School Graduate8,05633.02%
Some College4,24617.40%
Associates Degree1,5316.28%
Bachelors Degree1,2985.32%
Graduate Degree7633.13%

Hendry County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic11,3925,029268
White9,6468,1591,450
Black2,8532,175189
Other Race1,214448
Native American45428851
Multiple Races26918940
Asian21718487
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 40.09%.

Hendry County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,614$27,752$22,813
Less Than High School$19,791$21,320$12,117
High School Grad$26,236$30,911$20,071
Some College$27,336$31,474$24,541
Bachelors Degree$51,328$64,355$39,605
Graduate Degree$52,321$$70,459

$25,614

Average Earnings

$27,752

Average Male

$22,813

Average Female

Hendry County, Florida Language

Hendry County, Florida Language by Age

Hendry County, Florida Language

52.79% of Hendry County, Florida residents speak only English, while 47.21% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 45.02% of the population.

Hendry County, Florida Poverty

Hendry County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic20,0676,34131.60%
White12,6911,90915.04%
Black4,1851,23829.58%
Other1,93367935.13%
Multiple1,12538133.87%
Native77918724.01%
Asian3426117.84%
Islander4747100.00%

25.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.85%

Male Poverty Rate

26.18%

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 White, with 15.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.47%.

Hendry County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.45%
High School18.63%
Some College16.03%
Bachelors or Greater9.05%

Hendry County, Florida Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed52.59%
Male Unemployed30.27%
Male Employed21.29%
Female Employed12.20%

Hendry County, Florida Income

Hendry County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,966$54,503
Families$44,603$60,649
Married Families$58,814$
Non Families$21,512$36,989

Hendry County, Florida Marital Status

Hendry County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.8%

Male Marriage Rate

43.1%

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 45To54.

Hendry County, Florida Marital Status by Race


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

Hendry County, Florida Veterans

Hendry County, Florida Veterans by War

1,905

Number of Veterans

1,748

Male Veterans

157

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam994
First Gulf War265
Second Gulf War235
Korea119
World War II76

Hendry County, Florida Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74718
55 to 64413
75+344
35 to 54298
18 to 34132

Hendry County, Florida Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5236.77%
Black3119.36%
Hispanic2691.96%
2 or More3911.78%
Other201.43%
Indian122.36%

Hendry County, Florida Veterans by Education

10.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.96%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hendry County, Florida Employment Status

Hendry County, Florida Employment by Age

60%

Labor Force Participation

55.1%

Employment Rate

8.2%

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