Sebring, Florida Population 2021

10,766
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Sebring is a city located in Highlands County Florida. It is also the county seat of Highlands County. With a 2020 population of 10,766, it is the 166th largest city in Florida and the 2950th largest city in the United States . Sebring is currently growing at a rate of 0.78% annually and its population has increased by 2.62% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,491 in 2010. Sebring reached it's highest population of 10,766 in 2021. Spanning over 16 miles, Sebring has a population density of 1,063 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sebring is $54,198 with a poverty rate of 29.05%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $724 per month, and the median house value is $96,600. The median age in Sebring is 46.4 years, 42.2 years for males, and 52.3 years for females.

Sebring Demographics

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

  • White: 67.10%
  • Black or African American: 21.31%
  • Other race: 6.98%
  • Two or more races: 3.91%
  • Asian: 0.60%
  • Native American: 0.11%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Sebring, Florida is 10,766 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 10,517.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 10,491.

Sebring, Florida Population 2021

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2021108,7971,2881.18%
2020107,5091,2881.20%
2019106,2211,2881.21%
2018104,9331,0811.03%
2017103,8521,8111.74%
2016102,0411,9041.87%
2015100,1371,5531.55%
201498,5845070.51%
201398,077-145-0.15%
201298,222-255-0.26%
201198,477-158-0.16%
201098,6350.00%

Sebring Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,96367.10%
Black or African American2,21121.31%
Some Other Race7246.98%
Two or More Races4063.91%
Asian620.60%
American Indian and Alaska Native110.11%
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Sebring Population by Race

Sebring Population Pyramid $2021

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Sebring Median Age

46.4


Total

42.2


Male

52.3


Female

Sebring Adults

There are 8,713 adults, (2,765 of whom are seniors) in Sebring.

Sebring Age Dependency

74.5

Age Dependency Ratio

46.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28

Child Dependency Ratio

Sebring Sex Ratio

Female

5,319

51.26%

Male

5,058

48.74%

Sebring Population by Age

Sebring Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sebring Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.1%26.9%
All47.1%52.9%
Non Family35%65%
Female34.8%65.2%
Male32.5%67.5%

47.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sebring Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,1132.3347.1
Non Family2,0851.3135
Married1,3223.0873.1
Female4694.2934.8
Male2373.2232.5

3.17

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

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Sebring Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3774.80%
9th to 12th Grade99312.64%
High School Graduate3,06238.97%
Some College1,71721.85%
Associates Degree4165.29%
Bachelors Degree89611.40%
Graduate Degree3975.05%
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Sebring Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sebring Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,7703,974731
Black1,4071,08090
Hispanic1,4031,167211
Other Race38135814
2+ Races324324264
Asian444444
Native American11

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 100.00%.

Sebring Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$20,218$18,030$20,873
Less Than 9th Grade$16,133$16,875$11,550
High School Graduate$15,000$15,313$12,708
Some College$22,702$19,583$23,333
Bachelors Degree$75,245$$75,169
Graduate Degree$$193,636$31,167

$20,218

Average Earnings

$18,030

Average Male

$20,873

Average Female

Sebring Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sebring Language by Age

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Sebring Language

81.73% of Sebring residents speak only English, while 18.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.24% of the population.

Sebring Language

Sebring Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,0831,22258.67%
White5,23195618.28%
Hispanic1,78455230.94%
Other5446812.50%
Multiple406112.71%
Native1111100.00%

29.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.81%

Male Poverty Rate

31.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sebring

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sebring is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sebring is Multiple, with 2.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.76%.

Sebring Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade44.82%
High School25.90%
Some College20.44%
Bachelors or Greater5.16%

Sebring Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed79.27%
Male Unemployed60.48%
Female Employed14.87%
Male Employed10.20%

Sebring Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sebring Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$25,737$54,198
Families$42,656$65,442
Married Families$50,926-
Non Families$18,208$42,706
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Income by Household Type

Sebring Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

35.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.2%

Male Marriage Rate

35.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Sebring Married by Age and Sex

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Sebring 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 45-54.

Sebring Marital Status by Race

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Sebring Marital Status

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851

Number of Veterans

821

Male Veterans

30

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam286
First Gulf War169
Second Gulf War139
Korea97
World War II59

Sebring Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+268
65 to 74231
55 to 64183
35 to 54159
18 to 3410

Sebring Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6229.98%
Black1036.45%
Hispanic1026.08%
2+ Races6318.21%
Other Race6313.32%

Sebring Veterans by Race

Sebring Veterans by Education

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12.80%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sebring Veterans by Education

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47.4%

Labor Force Participation

39.6%

Employment Rate

16.5%

Unemployment Rate

Sebring Employment by Age

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Sebring Employment by Race

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Sebring Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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40.75%

Born in Sebring

90.12%

Native Born

9.88%

Foreign Born

5.92%

Non Citizen

3.96%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.12% of Sebring residents were born in the United States, with 40.75% having been born in Florida. 5.92% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Sebring Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202110,766830.78%
202010,683830.78%
201910,600830.79%
201810,517880.84%
201710,4291641.60%
201610,2651631.61%
201510,1021271.27%
20149,975320.32%
20139,943-24-0.24%
20129,967-39-0.39%
201110,006-40-0.40%
201010,0463790.39%
20009,6677670.83%
19908,9001640.19%
19808,7361,5131.92%
19707,2232840.40%
19606,9391,9333.32%
19505,0061,8514.72%
19403,1552430.80%
19302,9120.00%

Sebring Population by Year