Lake County, Florida Population 2018

Lake County, Florida's estimated population is 346,017 with a growth rate of 8.95% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lake County, Florida is the 19th largest county in Florida.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017346,01728,4318.95%
2016317,586-17,845-5.32%
2016335,4319,7322.99%
2015325,6999,9193.14%
2014315,7807,6342.48%
2013308,1464,3131.42%
2012303,8333,3221.11%
2011300,5112,8070.94%
2010297,704145,60095.72%
1990152,10447,23445.04%
1980104,87035,56551.32%
197069,30511,92220.78%
196057,38321,04357.91%
195036,3409,08533.33%
194027,2554,09417.68%
193023,16110,41781.74%
192012,7443,23534.02%
19109,5092,04227.35%
19007,467-567-7.06%
18908,0340.00%

Lake County, Florida Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White265,082
Black or African American31,492
Two or More Races7,133
Some Other Race6,378
Asian5,790
American Indian and Alaska Native1,339
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander372

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

Lake 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

Lake County, Florida Median Age

46.7


Total

45.3


Male

47.9


Female

Lake County, Florida Adults

There are 254,386 adults, (82,255 of which are seniors) in Lake County, Florida.

Lake County, Florida Age Dependency

84.6

Age Dependency Ratio

47.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

163,991

51.64%

Male

153,595

48.36%

Lake County, Florida Households and Families

Lake County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lake County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.2%16.8%
All74%26%
Non Family68.3%31.7%
Male54.1%45.9%
Female51.3%48.7%

74.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lake County, Florida Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All122,0362.5774
Married65,6313.0483.2
Non Family38,6881.2468.3
Female12,8393.7351.3
Male4,8783.7254.1

3.11

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lake County, Florida Households

Lake County, Florida Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9,4674.08%
9th to 12th Grade18,9218.15%
High School Graduate77,82033.50%
Some College53,08322.85%
Associates Degree22,6739.76%
Bachelors Degree32,77114.11%
Graduate Degree17,5657.56%

Lake County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White179,280161,54639,729
Hispanic25,44319,1494,406
Black19,44515,9912,956
Asian4,1993,7332,020
Other Race4,0162,930756
Multiple Races2,9142,713918
Native American864750168
Islander322225107

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 93.10%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 48.11%.

Lake County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,592$35,748$25,770
Less Than High School$21,190$22,742$17,680
High School Grad$25,303$31,380$20,041
Some College$31,423$37,279$27,331
Bachelors Degree$40,039$49,417$35,820
Graduate Degree$49,468$52,686$47,365

$30,592

Average Earnings

$35,748

Average Male

$25,770

Average Female

Lake County, Florida Language

Lake County, Florida Language by Age

Lake County, Florida Language

87.09% of Lake County, Florida residents speak only English, while 12.91% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.26% of the population.

Lake County, Florida Poverty

Lake County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White225,95425,97311.49%
Hispanic43,4428,71120.05%
Black30,3116,09720.11%
Other6,2911,88329.93%
Multiple7,0931,12915.92%
Asian5,7782814.86%
Native1,32117313.10%
Islander37215842.47%

13.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.94%

Male Poverty Rate

14.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lake County, Florida is Islander, with 42.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake County, Florida is Asian, with 4.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.44%.

Lake County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.51%
High School13.86%
Some College8.36%
Bachelors or Greater5.13%

Lake County, Florida Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed40.44%
Male Unemployed25.84%
Female Employed7.52%
Male Employed6.27%

Lake County, Florida Income

Lake County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,141$61,445
Families$57,655$70,249
Married Families$64,795$77,903
Non Families$28,657$39,760

Lake County, Florida Marital Status

Lake County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.9%

Male Marriage Rate

52.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Lake County, Florida Married by Age and Sex

Lake 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.

Lake County, Florida Marital Status by Race

Lake County, Florida Veterans

Lake County, Florida Veterans by War

32,986

Number of Veterans

30,944

Male Veterans

2,042

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam12,545
Korea5,198
First Gulf War4,814
Second Gulf War2,527
World War II2,269

Lake County, Florida Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+10,551
65 to 7410,143
35 to 546,149
55 to 645,124
18 to 341,019

Lake County, Florida Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White30,51714.05%
Black1,6247.14%
Hispanic1,5515.21%
2 or More42511.38%
Other1603.54%
Indian959.60%
Asian881.86%
Hawaiian7723.91%

Lake County, Florida Veterans by Education

7.21%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake County, Florida Employment Status

Lake County, Florida Employment by Age

52.3%

Labor Force Participation

47.9%

Employment Rate

8.2%

Unemployment Rate

Lake County, Florida Employment by Race

Lake County, Florida Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Lake County, Florida

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Clermont2874033549480916.73%
Leesburg2036422419205510.09%
Eustis1852120768224712.13%
Tavares1393215922199014.28%
Lady Lake139331497410417.47%
Mount Dora1215413818166413.69%
Groveland869712493379643.65%
Minneola941111078166717.71%
Fruitland Park41486018187045.08%
Mascotte509155384478.78%
Umatilla345637573018.71%
Astatula181519551407.71%
Montverde1463164418112.37%
Howey-in-the-Hills10981181837.56%
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