Zephyrhills is a city located in Pasco County Florida. With a 2020 population of 17,976, it is the 217th largest city in Florida and the 2529th largest city in the United States. Zephyrhills is currently growing at a rate of 2.22% annually and its population has increased by 4.55% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 17,194 in 2020. Spanning over 10 miles, Zephyrhills has a population density of 1,896 people per square mile.
The average household income in Zephyrhills is $49,399 with a poverty rate of 17.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $837 per month, and the median house value is $117,200. The median age in Zephyrhills is 50.3 years, 46.1 years for males, and 52.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Zephyrhillswas:
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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 2+ races people with a rate of 45.99%.
83.46% of Zephyrhills residents speak only English, while 16.54% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.13% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Zephyrhills is Hispanic, with 33.68% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Zephyrhills is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.12%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
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92.03% of Zephyrhills residents were born in the United States, with 29.68% having been born in Florida. 5.02% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.