Avon Park, Florida Population 2021

10,915
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Avon Park is a city located in Highlands County Florida. With a 2020 population of 10,915, it is the 165th largest city in Florida and the 2924th largest city in the United States . Avon Park is currently growing at a rate of 1.05% annually and its population has increased by 23.53% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,836 in 2010. Avon Park reached it's highest population of 10,915 in 2021. Spanning over 10 miles, Avon Park has a population density of 1,121 people per square mile.

The average household income in Avon Park is $47,690 with a poverty rate of 33.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $781 per month, and the median house value is $70,300. The median age in Avon Park is 33.6 years, 30.3 years for males, and 38.5 years for females.

Avon Park Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Avon Park was:

  • White: 49.33%
  • Black or African American: 31.29%
  • Other race: 16.82%
  • Two or more races: 2.01%
  • Asian: 0.55%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Avon Park, Florida is 10,915 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 10,576.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,836.

Avon Park, Florida Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,16049.33%
Black or African American3,27331.29%
Some Other Race1,76016.82%
Two or More Races2102.01%
Asian580.55%
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Avon Park Population by Race

Avon Park Population Pyramid $2021

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Avon Park Median Age

33.6


Total

30.3


Male

38.5


Female

Avon Park Adults

There are 7,454 adults, (2,129 of whom are seniors) in Avon Park.

Avon Park Age Dependency

96.5

Age Dependency Ratio

40

Old Age Dependency Ratio

56.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Avon Park Sex Ratio

Female

5,431

51.92%

Male

5,030

48.08%

Avon Park Population by Age

Avon Park Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Avon Park Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married68.3%31.7%
All54.7%45.3%
Non Family53.5%46.5%
Male40.5%59.5%
Female29.9%70.1%

54.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Avon Park Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,4212.9554.7
Married1,5123.3568.3
Non Family1,0781.1153.5
Female7154.5629.9
Male1164.840.5

3.67

Average Family Size

2.95

Average Household Size

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Avon Park Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5909.50%
9th to 12th Grade79112.74%
High School Graduate2,43639.22%
Some College1,26920.43%
Associates Degree5018.07%
Bachelors Degree3916.30%
Graduate Degree2333.75%
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Avon Park Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Avon Park Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,9882,614461
Black1,6121,303103
Hispanic1,51285141
Other Race712370
Asian582119
2+ Races5555

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 32.76%.

Avon Park Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,284$21,429$21,056
Less Than 9th Grade$16,626$21,375$15,113
High School Graduate$21,609$21,535$21,736
Some College$23,269$22,434$23,278
Bachelors Degree$$$33,750
Graduate Degree$$$51,563

$21,284

Average Earnings

$21,429

Average Male

$21,056

Average Female

Avon Park Earnings by Educational Attainment

Avon Park Language by Age

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Avon Park Language

69.78% of Avon Park residents speak only English, while 30.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 26.69% of the population.

Avon Park Language

Avon Park Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic2,9811,48949.95%
Other1,7601,00256.93%
White3,71895725.74%
Black3,24288827.39%
Multiple21010750.95%

33.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

29.16%

Male Poverty Rate

37.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Avon Park

The race most likely to be in poverty in Avon Park is Other, with 56.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Avon Park is White, with 25.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 46.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.64%.

Avon Park Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade36.51%
Some College26.70%
High School20.38%
Bachelors or Greater12.66%

Avon Park Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed66.67%
Female Unemployed51.06%
Female Employed23.60%
Male Employed16.19%

Avon Park Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Avon Park Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$30,750$47,690
Families$33,727$53,236
Married Families$45,192-
Non Families$22,391$32,718
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Income by Household Type

Avon Park Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.8%

Male Marriage Rate

35.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Avon Park Married by Age and Sex

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Avon Park Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Avon Park Marital Status by Race

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Avon Park Marital Status

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555

Number of Veterans

533

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam233
Korea63
Second Gulf War48
First Gulf War45
World War II19

Avon Park Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+204
65 to 74168
55 to 64103
35 to 5461
18 to 3419

Avon Park Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White47411.30%
Black663.26%
Hispanic361.87%
Other Race151.50%

Avon Park Veterans by Race

Avon Park Veterans by Education

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12.96%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Avon Park Veterans by Education

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53%

Labor Force Participation

42.9%

Employment Rate

19.1%

Unemployment Rate

Avon Park Employment by Age

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Avon Park Employment by Race

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Avon Park Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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51.36%

Born in Avon Park

87.59%

Native Born

12.41%

Foreign Born

9.54%

Non Citizen

2.87%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

87.59% of Avon Park residents were born in the United States, with 51.36% having been born in Florida. 9.54% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Avon Park Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202110,9151131.05%
202010,8021131.06%
201910,6891131.07%
201810,576930.89%
201710,4831661.61%
201610,3171751.73%
201510,1421431.43%
20149,999420.42%
20139,957-23-0.23%
20129,980-32-0.32%
201110,012-21-0.21%
201010,0331,4911.62%
20008,5425000.60%
19908,042160.02%
19808,0261,3141.80%
19706,7126391.01%
19606,0731,4612.79%
19504,6121,4873.97%
19403,125-230-0.71%
19303,3550.00%

Avon Park Population by Year