Auburndale is a city located in Polk County Florida. With a 2020 population of 16,038, it is the 239th largest city in Florida and the 2806th largest city in the United States. Auburndale is currently growing at a rate of 1.33% annually but its population has decreased by -1.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 16,230 in 2020. Spanning over 21 miles, Auburndale has a population density of 1,183 people per square mile.
The average household income in Auburndale is $67,580 with a poverty rate of 13.52%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $836 per month, and the median house value is $191,000. The median age in Auburndale is 38.1 years, 37 years for males, and 38.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Auburndalewas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 51.28%.
82.22% of Auburndale residents speak only English, while 17.78% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.48% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Auburndale is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Auburndale is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.17%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Auburndale
91.36% of Auburndale residents were born in the United States, with 48.82% having been born in Florida. 5.33% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.