Lake County, Florida Population 2018

Lake County, Florida's estimated population is 346,017 with a growth rate of 3.16% 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
2017326,215-19,802-5.72%
2017346,01710,5863.16%
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
White270,409
Black or African American33,458
Some Other Race7,444
Two or More Races7,217
Asian6,223
American Indian and Alaska Native1,234
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander230

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

Lake County, Florida Population Pyramid 2018

2,0004,0006,0008,00010,00012,00014,000 Male Population2,0004,0006,0008,00010,00012,00014,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Lake County, Florida Median Age

46.6


Total

45.3


Male

47.9


Female

Lake County, Florida Adults

There are 261,849 adults, (85,286 of whom are seniors) in Lake County, Florida.

Lake County, Florida Age Dependency

84.8

Age Dependency Ratio

48.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

168,318

51.60%

Male

157,897

48.40%

Lake County, Florida Households and Families

Lake County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Lake County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.3%16.7%
All73.5%26.5%
Non Family67.4%32.6%
Female51.3%48.7%
Male50.6%49.4%

73.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lake County, Florida Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All127,4412.5373.5
Married67,998383.3
Non Family40,7291.2267.4
Female13,1163.751.3
Male5,5983.6350.6

3.07

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

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 Grade8,7173.64%
9th to 12th Grade18,5237.74%
High School Graduate79,60633.26%
Some College54,65722.83%
Associates Degree24,35510.17%
Bachelors Degree34,65214.48%
Graduate Degree18,8687.88%

Lake County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White182,696166,16542,388
Hispanic27,72521,4055,081
Black20,53516,9772,827
Asian4,4564,0292,038
Other Race4,4383,165759
Multiple Races3,0712,783944
Native American936825192
Islander23014577

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 90.95%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 45.74%.

Lake County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,516$36,482$27,052
Less Than High School$23,250$25,638$16,830
High School Grad$26,048$32,189$20,808
Some College$31,574$37,025$28,059
Bachelors Degree$40,793$50,373$36,737
Graduate Degree$52,439$55,506$50,276

$31,516

Average Earnings

$36,482

Average Male

$27,052

Average Female

Lake County, Florida Language

Lake County, Florida Language by Age

Lake County, Florida Language

86.31% of Lake County, Florida residents speak only English, while 13.69% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.80% of the population.

Lake County, Florida Poverty

Lake County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White229,47824,02210.47%
Hispanic46,6429,58320.55%
Black32,2326,55620.34%
Other7,3812,70136.59%
Multiple7,17594513.17%
Asian6,2123335.36%
Native1,21619616.12%

12.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.44%

Male Poverty Rate

13.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lake County, Florida is Other, with 36.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake County, Florida is Asian, with 5.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.79%.

Lake County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.18%
High School13.29%
Some College8.44%
Bachelors or Greater5.40%

Lake County, Florida Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.80%
Male Unemployed25.22%
Female Employed7.08%
Male Employed5.72%

Lake County, Florida Income

Lake County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,734$63,741
Families$60,130$72,684
Married Families$67,326$80,552
Non Families$30,184$41,497

Lake County, Florida Marital Status

Lake County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.5%

Male Marriage Rate

52.6%

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


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

Lake County, Florida Veterans

Lake County, Florida Veterans by War

32,635

Number of Veterans

30,367

Male Veterans

2,268

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam12,596
First Gulf War5,496
Korea5,008
Second Gulf War2,994
World War II1,853

Lake County, Florida Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+10,744
65 to 749,832
35 to 546,159
55 to 644,964
18 to 34936

Lake County, Florida Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White29,94413.44%
Black1,8757.81%
Hispanic1,6395.07%
2 or More43811.98%
Indian13413.67%
Asian1021.97%
Other711.43%
Hawaiian7130.87%

Lake County, Florida Veterans by Education

6.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake County, Florida Employment Status

Lake County, Florida Employment by Age

52.7%

Labor Force Participation

48.9%

Employment Rate

7.2%

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