Moore Haven is a city located in Glades County Florida. It is also the county seat of Glades County. With a 2020 population of 1,544, it is the 685th largest city in Florida and the 12390th largest city in the United States. Moore Haven is currently declining at a rate of -0.71% annually and its population has decreased by -32.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,302 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Moore Haven has a population density of 1,449 people per square mile.
The average household income in Moore Haven is $40,678 with a poverty rate of 27.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $721 per month, and the median house value is $78,300. The median age in Moore Haven is 34.9 years, 36.2 years for males, and 31.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Moore Havenwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 13.04%.
79.76% of Moore Haven residents speak only English, while 20.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 20.11% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Moore Haven is Multiple, with 75.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Moore Haven is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 38.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.03%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Moore Haven
91.79% of Moore Haven residents were born in the United States, with 72.15% having been born in Florida. 4.56% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.