Avon Park, Florida Population 2020

11,051

Avon Park is a city located in Florida. With a 2020 population of 11,051, it is the 165th largest city in Florida and the 2883rd largest city in the United States. Avon Park is currently growing at a rate of 1.64% annually and its population has increased by 25.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,836 in 2010. Spanning over 10 miles, Avon Park has a population density of 1,135 people per square mile.

The average household income in Avon Park is $45,283 with a poverty rate of 33.01%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $767 per month, and the median house value is $68,400. The median age in Avon Park is 36.8 years, 32.5 years for males, and 40.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 86.0 males.

Avon Park Demographics

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

  • White: 54.19%
  • Black or African American: 26.65%
  • Other race: 17.15%
  • Two or more races: 1.80%
  • Asian: 0.21%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Avon Park, Florida is 11,051, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 10,695.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,836.

Avon Park, Florida Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,62854.19%
Black or African American2,76826.65%
Some Other Race1,78117.15%
Two or More Races1871.80%
Asian220.21%

Avon Park Population Pyramid 2020

Avon Park Median Age

36.8


Total

32.5


Male

40.5


Female

Avon Park Adults

There are 7,618 adults, (2,197 of whom are seniors) in Avon Park.

Avon Park Age Dependency

91.6

Age Dependency Ratio

40.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Avon Park Sex Ratio

Female

5,584

53.76%

Male

4,802

46.24%

Avon Park Households and Families

Avon Park Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Avon Park Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.5%28.5%
All56.9%43.1%
Male55.5%44.5%
Non Family51.4%48.6%
Female31.7%68.3%

56.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,4722.8856.9
Married1,5643.3271.5
Non Family1,1111.1251.4
Female6604.4331.7
Male1374.7955.5

3.56

Average Family Size

2.88

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Avon Park Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade71010.65%
9th to 12th Grade1,04015.59%
High School Graduate2,42836.41%
Some College1,18117.71%
Associates Degree6409.60%
Bachelors Degree4206.30%
Graduate Degree2503.75%

Avon Park Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,2712,737508
Hispanic1,71287360
Black1,6321,25583
Other Race870406
Multiple Races5252
Asian222219

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 86.36%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,117$21,442$20,810
Less Than High School$17,500$21,857$16,342
High School Grad$20,951$21,106$20,596
Some College$21,829$24,583$21,672
Bachelors Degree$26,202$25,529$38,333
Graduate Degree$$$49,286

$21,117

Average Earnings

$21,442

Average Male

$20,810

Average Female

Avon Park Language

Avon Park Language by Age

Avon Park Language

69.74% of Avon Park residents speak only English, while 30.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 27.77% of the population.

Avon Park Poverty

Avon Park Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic3,0431,33143.74%
White4,1631,15227.67%
Other1,78182746.43%
Black2,73478928.86%
Multiple1878847.06%

33.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

29.64%

Male Poverty Rate

35.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Avon Park

The race most likely to be in poverty in Avon Park is Multiple, with 47.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Avon Park is White, with 27.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 43.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.52%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.53%
Some College26.57%
High School22.00%
Bachelors or Greater13.32%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed60.88%
Male Unemployed59.23%
Female Employed20.14%
Male Employed16.86%

Avon Park Income

Avon Park Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$30,675$45,283
Families$35,093$50,253
Married Families$46,397-
Non Families$22,515$31,490

Avon Park Marital Status

Avon Park Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.7%

Male Marriage Rate

38.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Avon Park Married by Age and Sex

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

Avon Park Veterans

601

Number of Veterans

570

Male Veterans

31

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam209
Korea95
First Gulf War62
Second Gulf War58
World War II51
Name Veterans % of Total
White50711.15%
Black774.16%
Hispanic401.98%
Other171.60%

$Avon Park Veterans by Education

14.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Avon Park Employment Status

53.9%

Labor Force Participation

43.2%

Employment Rate

19.9%

Unemployment Rate

Avon Park Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

46.85%

Born in Florida

87.39%

Native Born

12.61%

Foreign Born

10.52%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

87.39% of Avon Park residents were born in the United States, with 46.85% having been born in Florida. 10.52% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202011,0511781.64%
201910,8731781.66%
201810,6951251.18%
201710,5701781.71%
201610,3921821.78%
201510,2101551.54%
201410,055440.44%
201310,011-20-0.20%
201210,031-31-0.31%
201110,062-20-0.20%
201010,0821,5401.67%
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%