Mount Dora is a city located in Lake County Florida. With a 2020 population of 17,135, it is the 225th largest city in Florida and the 2640th largest city in the United States. Mount Dora is currently growing at a rate of 2.37% annually and its population has increased by 4.86% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 16,341 in 2020. Spanning over 9 miles, Mount Dora has a population density of 2,132 people per square mile.
The average household income in Mount Dora is $72,035 with a poverty rate of 14.60%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,079 per month, and the median house value is $257,200. The median age in Mount Dora is 50.3 years, 50.8 years for males, and 49.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mount Dorawas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
90.84% of Mount Dora residents speak only English, while 9.16% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.57% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Mount Dora is Multiple, with 65.63% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Mount Dora is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.63%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Mount Dora
92.30% of Mount Dora residents were born in the United States, with 33.96% having been born in Florida. 2.04% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.