Highlands County Population 2018

Highlands County's estimated population is 102,883 with a growth rate of 1.30% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Highlands County is the 36th largest county in Florida.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017102,8831,3251.30%
2016101,5581,6671.67%
201599,8911,4091.43%
201498,4824110.42%
201398,071-134-0.14%
201298,205-246-0.25%
201198,451-184-0.19%
201098,63530,20344.14%
199068,43220,90643.99%
198047,52618,01961.07%
197029,5078,16938.28%
196021,3387,70256.48%
195013,6364,39047.48%
19409,246540.59%
19309,1920.00%

Highlands County Population Growth

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Highlands County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White85,11582.73%
Black or African American10,37710.09%
Two or More Races1,7251.68%
Asian1,5091.47%
American Indian and Alaska Native6320.61%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander890.09%

Highlands County Population Pyramid

0k1k2k3k4k5k Male Population0k1k2k3k4k5k Female Population8580757065605550454035302520151050
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