Laurel Hill is a city located in Okaloosa County Florida. With a 2020 population of 594, it is the 793rd largest city in Florida and the 18127th largest city in the United States. Laurel Hill is currently growing at a rate of 0.85% annually and its population has increased by 1.71% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 584 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Laurel Hill has a population density of 161 people per square mile.
The average household income in Laurel Hill is $46,830 with a poverty rate of 12.78%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $865 per month, and the median house value is $82,300. The median age in Laurel Hill is 38.4 years, 38.9 years for males, and 36 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Laurel Hillwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 85.52%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 12.12%.
91.71% of Laurel Hill residents speak only English, while 8.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.08% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Laurel Hill is Black, with 43.55% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Laurel Hill is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 1.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.38%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Laurel Hill
97.42% of Laurel Hill residents were born in the United States, with 67.18% having been born in Florida. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.