Lecanto is a city located in Citrus County Florida. Lecanto has a 2020 population of 6,847. Lecanto is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 16.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,882 in 2010.
The average household income in Lecanto is $54,137 with a poverty rate of 15.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $805 per month, and the median house value is $163,500. The median age in Lecanto is 45.7 years, 34.4 years for males, and 57.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lecantowas:
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 native american people with a rate of 22.00%.
95.96% of Lecanto residents speak only English, while 4.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.51% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Lecanto is Multiple, with 50.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Lecanto is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.84%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Lecanto
94.92% of Lecanto residents were born in the United States, with 33.49% having been born in Florida. 3.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.