Highlands County Population 2017

Highlands County's estimated population is 100,917 with a growth rate of 1.48% 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
2016100,9171,4701.48%
201599,4471,3621.39%
201498,0852680.27%
201397,817-228-0.23%
201298,045-263-0.27%
201198,308-356-0.36%
201098,66430,23244.18%
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
White85,11584.34%
Black or African American10,37710.28%
Two or More Races1,7251.71%
Asian1,5091.50%
American Indian and Alaska Native6320.63%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander890.09%

Highlands County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Highlands County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sebring10408106382302.21%
Avon Park10033102592262.25%
Lake Placid21832259763.48%
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