Lake County, Florida (FL)

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County population in 2012: 303,186 (81% urban, 19% rural); it was 210,528 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 56,299
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 36,503
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 72,047
Renter-occupied apartments: 28,487 (it was 16,366 in 2000)
% of renters here:

19%
State:

33%

Land area: 953 sq. mi.

Water area: 203.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 316 people per square mile   (high).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Lake County: 91.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (30.3%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (16.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 84%
  • Government: 4%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 12%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in Lake County, Florida:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (74.5%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (12.1%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (9.4%)
  • Asian alone (1.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
Median resident age:  45.0 years
Florida median age:  40.0 years
Males: 143,937  (34.3%)
Females: 153,115  (65.7%)
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Lake County,FL real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Lake County:

2.0 people
Florida:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $44,026 ($36,903 in 1999)

This county:

$44026
Florida:

$46036

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $693 (lower quartile is $516, upper quartile is $889)
This county:

$693
State:

$838


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $126,800 (it was $83,700 in 2000)
Lake:

$126,800
Florida:

$153,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $73,700 - $187,300

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $191,365
Here:

$191,365
State:

$243,181

Townhouses or other attached units: $154,639
Here:

$154,639
State:

$161,350

In 2-unit structures: $400,319
Here:

$400,319
State:

$161,056

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $87,744
Here:

$87,744
State:

$143,318

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $152,114
Here:

$152,114
State:

$215,295

Mobile homes: $61,077
Here:

$61,077
State:

$58,568

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $10,486
Here:

$10,486
State:

$50,225
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,178
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $395

Institutionalized population: 3,494

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 3698 buildings, average cost: $97,100
  • 2001: 3521 buildings, average cost: $122,100
  • 2002: 3691 buildings, average cost: $121,600
  • 2003: 4749 buildings, average cost: $126,700
  • 2004: 5642 buildings, average cost: $129,600
  • 2005: 6235 buildings, average cost: $145,500
  • 2006: 5637 buildings, average cost: $161,000
  • 2007: 3537 buildings, average cost: $162,300
  • 2008: 861 buildings, average cost: $274,900
  • 2009: 618 buildings, average cost: $257,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,467 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,182 (1.2%)

Lake County household income distribution in 2009 Lake County home values distribution Lake County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.2%
(11.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.0% for Black residents, 22.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 7.8% for American Indian residents, 39.6% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 17.2% for other race residents, 14.2% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.2%
Lake County:

14.2%
Florida:

17.0%
(11.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.0% for Black residents, 22.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 7.3% for American Indian residents, 47.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 16.8% for other race residents, 14.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 46 years old
(Males: 45 years old, Females: 47 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 52 years old, Black residents: 35 years old, American Indian residents: 40 years old, Asian residents: 40 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 30 years old, Other race residents: 34 years old)

Area name: Orlando, FL MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Lake County is $684 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $782 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $979 a month.

Cities in this county include: Leesburg, Eustis, Lady Lake, Howey-in-the-Hills-Okahumpka, Tavares, Mount Dora, Clermont, Minneola, Fruitland Park, Mount Plymouth.

Lake County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Zip CodeCityCertified Residential DatabaseMandatory Residential DatabaseMandatory Non-Residential Database
Buildings MeasuredAbove 4 pCi/L (%)Buildings MeasuredAbove 4 pCi/L (%)Buildings MeasuredAbove 4 pCi/L (%)
32159Lady Lake180----
32702Altoona--1010
32726Eustis1602020
32735Grand Island101010
32736Eustis140----
32757Mount Dora2405050
32767Paisley20----
32776Sorrento130----
32778Tavares1901010
32784Umatilla40----
34711Clermont383----
34731Fruitland Park501010
34736Groveland202020
34737Howey in the Hills30----
34748Leesburg1802020
34753Mascotte--1010
34755Minneola201010
34756Montverde60----
34762Okahumpka10----
34788Leesburg140----

2005 air pollution in Lake County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.088 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (8-hour): 0.078 ppm (standard limit: 0.08 ppm). Near U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Lake County: University of Florida State Experimental Farm (A), Green Valley Golf Club (B), Cassia Station (C), Grande Oaks Golf Club (D), Grand Palms Golf and Country Club (E), Grand Haven Golf Club (F), Fountains Country Club (G), East Ridge High School Football Stadium (H), Del - Aire Country Club (I), Deering Bay Yacht and Country Club (J), Tall Palm Landing (K), Camp La-No-Che (L), Camp McQuarrie (M), Pittman Work Center (N), South Lake High School Stadium (O), Walling (P), Cason (Q), Shady Grove Youth Camp (R), Clear Lake Campground (S), Florida Baptist Encampment (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Lake Square Mall (1), Golden Triangle Shopping Center (2), Dora Canal Plaza Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Lake County include: Lutheran Church Good Shepherd (A), Grace Covenant Presbyterian Church (B), Bay Lake Church (C), South Lake Christian Church (D), Southpointe Baptist Fellowship (E), Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (F), Wootson Memorial Church of God in Christ (G), Tabernacle of Faith - Holy Ghost in the Hills (H), New Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Woods-Boyd Family Cemetery (1), Fender Family Cemetery (2), Empire Cemetery (3), Dukes Cemetery (4), Oakridge Cemetery (5), Tuscanooga Baptist Cemetery (6), Shockley Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Clay Lake (A), Lake Arthur (B), Clear Lake (C), Lake Bertha (D), Bird Lake (E), Blue Spring Lake (F), Lake Clearwater (G), Church Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Snake Creek (A), Sulphur Run (B), Stagger Creek (C), Shell Creek (D), Big Creek (E), Saint Francis Dead River (F), Ninemile Creek (G), Juniper Creek (H), Jumping Gully (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Lake County include: Emmauel Camp (1), Clearwater Recreation Area (2), Alexander Springs Recreation Area (3), Lake Dorr Recreation Area (4), Beakman Lake Recreation Area (5), General James A. Van Fleet Trail State Park (6), Lake Louisa State Park (7), Woodlea Sports Complex (8), Griffin Stormwater Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Marion County , Orange County , Osceola County , Polk County , Seminole County , Sumter County , Volusia County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.4%
Florida:

6.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 5,504
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 79.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 16.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 10,820 (47% naturalized citizens)

Lake County:

5.1%
Whole state:

16.7%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 2,398
  • 1990 to 1994: 1,516
  • 1985 to 1989: 1,451
  • 1980 to 1984: 912
  • 1975 to 1979: 679
  • 1970 to 1974: 609
  • 1970 to 1974: 684
  • 1965 to 1969: 2,571

Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 63.6%

Lake County marital status for males Lake County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Lake County with a mortgage: 30,430 (2,946 second mortgage, 2,890 home equity loan, 94 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 16,702

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

71.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Lake County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant53,875228
Catholic26,8727
Mainline Protestant20,98438
Other7,02822
Black Protestant4,36226
Orthodox1,1302
None182,801-
Lake County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 51
Lake County:

1.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 35
This county:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 107
Lake County:

3.56 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 180
This county:

5.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.45 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Lake County:

11.2%
Florida:

9.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Lake County:

24.3%
State:

23.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.1%
State:

14.0%

Agriculture in Lake County:

Average size of farms: 100 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $99,041
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $4631.72
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 77.19%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 6.63%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $54,768
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 19.92%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 53.86%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $26,616
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 82.76%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 15.98
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 6.65%
Vegetables: 358 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 19,646 acres

Tornado activity:

Lake County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Florida state average. It is 2602869.1 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 18 fatalities and 203 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 2/2/2007, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado killed 13 people and injured 51 people and caused $98 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lake County-area historical earthquake activity is near Florida state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 347.4 miles away from Lake County center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 299.4 miles away from the county center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 353.8 miles away from the county center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 271.9 miles away from the county center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 368.0 miles away from Lake County center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 309.7 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Lake County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Fires: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Tropical Storms: 3, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (26%)
  • Canada (10%)
  • Germany (8%)
  • United Kingdom (8%)
  • Cuba (4%)
  • Jamaica (3%)
  • India (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Lake County (%):

  • German (15%)
  • United States or American (14%)
  • English (14%)
  • Irish (10%)
  • Italian (5%)
  • French (except Basque) (3%)
  • Polish (3%)

Lake County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 65,662 (81%)
  • Carpooled: 10,388 (13%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 102 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 11 (0%)
  • Railroad: 56 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 10 (0%)
  • Taxi: 169 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 217 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 248 (0%)
  • Walked: 1,129 (1%)
  • Other means: 838 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 2,633 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Lake County, Florida in 2000:

  • 1,425 people in nursing homes
  • 937 people in state prisons
  • 585 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 376 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 117 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 77 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 75 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 59 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded
  • 42 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 19 people in other group homes
  • 19 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 17 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 11 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 6 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 6 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

People in group quarters in Lake County, Florida in 2010:

  • 1,293 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 1,138 people in state prisons
  • 895 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 226 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 105 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 92 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 88 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 57 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 50 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 28 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 9 people in college/university student housing
  • 6 people in in-patient hospice facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $47,673.

8.81% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,334 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.81%
Florida average:

7.97%


0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($240 average AGI)
Lake County:

0.06%
Florida average:

0.11%

5.35% relocated from other counties in Florida ($21,224 average AGI)
3.40% relocated from other states ($16,871 average AGI)
Lake County:

3.40%
Florida average:

3.71%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Orange County, FL  1.72% ($35,645 average AGI)
from Polk County, FL  0.47% ($30,892)
from Marion County, FL  0.44% ($26,632)
from Seminole County, FL  0.43% ($39,657)
from Sumter County, FL  0.34% ($39,537)
from Osceola County, FL  0.31% ($28,390)
from Volusia County, FL  0.24% ($27,150)


7.83% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,916 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.83%
Florida average:

7.17%


0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($190 average AGI)
Lake County:

0.06%
Florida average:

0.12%

5.11% relocated to other counties in Florida ($21,216 average AGI)
2.67% relocated to other states ($11,510 average AGI)
Lake County:

2.67%
Florida average:

2.87%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Orange County, FL  1.55% ($33,686 average AGI)
to Marion County, FL  0.45% ($27,772)
to Polk County, FL  0.42% ($30,280)
to Seminole County, FL  0.38% ($38,769)
to Sumter County, FL  0.30% ($37,380)
to Volusia County, FL  0.29% ($31,599)
to Osceola County, FL  0.24% ($26,123)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.7
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.4
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 10.7

Births per 1000 population in Lake County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 11.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Lake County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.0

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Lake County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 71,021 (64,659 aged, 6,362 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.15
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 12529.72
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 273.4
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 36264.32

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1153.640
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1168.080
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 3.97

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 31.16
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 48.73

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 9.02

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 39.0. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 23.5
  • Other - 15.5

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 153.2. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 93.5
  • Poisoning - 29.3
  • Suffocation - 20.7
  • Other - 9.8

Household type by relationship:

Households: 293,065

Size of family households: 44,744 2-persons, 15,789 3-persons, 12,906 4-persons, 6,342 5-persons, 2,463 6-persons, 1,548 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 30,579 1-person, 5,911 2-persons, 627 3-persons, 234 4-persons, 82 5-persons, 42 6-persons, 22 7-or-more-persons.

27,496 married couples with children.
9,986 single-parent households (2,482 men, 7,504 women).

91.6% of residents of Lake County speak English at home.
5.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (60% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
2.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (79% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (60% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (69% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $1,770,598,000 ($6789 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $101,235,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $1,165,290,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $407,161,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,303,000
Federal grants: $129,901,000
Federal procurement contracts: $30,303,000 ($1,212,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $35,641,000 ($2,212,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $3,077,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $186,093,000
Federal Government insurance: $491,933,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 14,090
Here:

51 per 1000 residents
State:

63 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 15,928
Here:

57 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +1,960
Here:

+7 per 1000 residents
State:

+30 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +67,772
Here:

+245 per 1000 residents
State:

+59 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Lake County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 39.92 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.5
State:

5.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

3.8

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 1,627
  • 2000 to 2004: 44,331
  • 1990 to 1999: 28,397
  • 1980 to 1989: 28,264
  • 1970 to 1979: 18,309
  • 1960 to 1969: 8,249
  • 1950 to 1959: 7,854
  • 1940 to 1949: 2,549
  • 1939 or earlier: 4,988
Rooms in houses/apartments in Lake County, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 55
  • 2 rooms: 912
  • 3 rooms: 3,273
  • 4 rooms: 10,945
  • 5 rooms: 21,770
  • 6 rooms: 17,433
  • 7 rooms: 9,897
  • 8 rooms: 4,601
  • 9+ rooms: 3,161
  • 1 room: 500
  • 2 rooms: 1,340
  • 3 rooms: 2,714
  • 4 rooms: 4,838
  • 5 rooms: 3,750
  • 6 rooms: 2,040
  • 7 rooms: 807
  • 8 rooms: 247
  • 9+ rooms: 130
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Lake County, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 111
  • 1 bedroom: 3,512
  • 2 bedrooms: 28,823
  • 3 bedrooms: 32,302
  • 4 bedrooms: 6,406
  • 5+ bedrooms: 893
  • no bedroom: 702
  • 1 bedroom: 3,889
  • 2 bedrooms: 7,257
  • 3 bedrooms: 3,937
  • 4 bedrooms: 547
  • 5+ bedrooms: 34
Cars and other vehicles available in Lake County, Florida in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 2,438
  • 1 vehicle: 30,797
  • 2 vehicles: 28,381
  • 3 vehicles: 7,772
  • 4 vehicles: 1,909
  • 5+ vehicles: 750
  • no vehicle: 2,295
  • 1 vehicle: 8,432
  • 2 vehicles: 4,624
  • 3 vehicles: 821
  • 4 vehicles: 148
  • 5+ vehicles: 46

50% of Lake County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 37% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 52% lived in Florida.

Lake County:

50.3%
State average:

51.1%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $98,600


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Lake County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (80.3%)
  • Utility gas (12.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.9%)
  • Electricity (78.6%)
  • Utility gas (12.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5.9%)
  • No fuel used (1.5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.3%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 2,346
Here:

11.7%
Florida:

11.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 633
Here:

6.4%
Florida:

9.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 789
Here:

16.5%
Florida:

21.0%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Lake County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $188,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $7,907,000
    Financial Administration: $823,000
    Housing and Community Development: $398,000
    Local Fire Protection: $4,000
  • Current Operations - Solid Waste Management: $25,952,000
    Police Protection: $25,362,000
    General - Other: $21,822,000
    Correctional Institutions: $19,783,000
    Local Fire Protection: $10,419,000
    Health - Other: $9,994,000
    Regular Highways: $9,226,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $5,895,000
    Libraries: $4,097,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,044,000
    Housing and Community Development: $3,949,000
    Financial Administration: $3,352,000
    Transit Utilities: $2,964,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,868,000
    General Public Buildings: $2,759,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,681,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,503,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $1,810,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,431,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,083,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $324,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $520,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Central Staff Services: $5,638,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Health - Other: $3,118,000
    Regular Highways: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $7,795,000
    Regular Highways: $7,616,000
    Financial Administration: $2,087,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,763,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,336,000
    Libraries: $361,000
    Central Staff Services: $317,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $188,000
    Transit Utilities: $127,000
    General Public Building: $67,000
    Parks and Recreation: $60,000
    Housing and Community Development: $24,000
    Health - Other: $22,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $25,182,000

Lake County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $19,368,000
    Solid Waste Management: $15,072,000
    Parks and Recreation: $228,000
    Regular Highways: $220,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $167,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,562,000
    Natural Resources: $119,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $757,000
    Public Welfare: $30,000
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $13,065,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $5,702,000
    Sale of Property: $2,284,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,453,000
    Interest Earnings: $710,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $35,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $26,475,000
    Housing and Community Development: $5,216,000
    Highways: $5,210,000
    All Other: $1,473,000
    Transit Utilities: $1,153,000
  • Tax - Property: $76,776,000
    Other License: $27,889,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $10,599,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $6,946,000
    Other Selective Sales: $2,069,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,606,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $431,000

Lake County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $33,060,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $28,560,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,085,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,005,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $4,500,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,080,000

Lake County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $22,703,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $122,768,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $28,560,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Lake County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Lake County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 32 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1,572$149,8931,320$140,6232,603$164,117117$89,1714$6,079,250637$124,107280$74,318
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED92$152,533137$133,920351$169,76628$38,2860$067$159,32866$62,197
APPLICATIONS DENIED429$153,608350$142,0312,098$188,946180$51,3785$926,400269$155,357262$77,844
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN203$148,414186$142,790942$180,60446$90,7610$0123$144,65966$80,924
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS60$149,38346$174,935259$186,06219$67,8420$032$137,21932$103,719
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 28 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED65$185,69225$178,1606$189,8330$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED50$194,50020$250,1005$207,6002$115,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED22$193,36419$221,5794$241,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$176,2507$306,1432$311,5000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS6$191,3333$239,3333$210,0000$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Lake County, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1,59576.3 years
William1,49677.0 years
Robert1,39274.8 years
James1,31174.0 years
Mary1,11480.2 years
Charles93176.4 years
George76877.9 years
Dorothy68280.9 years
Joseph63977.1 years
Richard60273.7 years
Most common last names in Lake County, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith66476.2 years
Johnson37676.0 years
Williams35676.2 years
Brown34876.7 years
Jones34375.8 years
Miller31778.6 years
Davis26276.6 years
Wilson19478.2 years
Taylor18477.0 years
Martin18176.9 years
Businesses in Lake County, FL
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven7Marriott1
ALDI1MasterBrand Cabinets8
AT&T4Maurices1
Ace Hardware11McDonald's10
Advance Auto Parts10Microtel2
Applebee's2New Balance7
Arby's2Nike16
AutoZone4Nissan1
Baskin-Robbins2Office Depot2
Bath & Body Works2OfficeMax1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Olive Garden2
Best Western2Outback3
Blockbuster3Outback Steakhouse3
Budget Car Rental2Pac Sun1
Burger King7Panda Express1
CVS7Panera Bread2
Chevrolet3Papa John's Pizza2
Chick-Fil-A2Payless3
Chico's1Penske2
Chipotle1PetSmart1
Circle K8Pier 1 Imports1
Comfort Suites1Pizza Hut4
Cracker Barrel3Popeyes1
Curves2Publix Super Markets11
DHL2Quiznos2
Dairy Queen1RadioShack4
Days Inn2Red Lobster2
Dennys5Rooms To Go1
Discount Tire1Ruby Tuesday3
Domino's Pizza5Rue211
Dunkin Donuts5SAS Shoes2
Famous Footwear2SONIC Drive-In2
FedEx36Sam's Club1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Sears3
Foot Locker1Sleep Inn1
Ford2Soma Intimates1
GNC5Sprint Nextel5
GameStop3Staples2
Goodwill5Starbucks5
H&R Block10Steak 'n Shake2
Hardee's3Subaru1
Hilton2Subway5
Holiday Inn4Super 81
Home Depot3T-Mobile5
Honda2T.J.Maxx2
Hyundai1Taco Bell3
IHOP2Target3
JCPenney2Tire Kingdom4
Jimmy John's1Toyota2
Jones New York1Toys"R"Us1
KFC4True Value1
Kincaid1U-Haul26
Kmart1UPS52
Kohl's3Verizon Wireless3
La-Z-Boy1Volkswagen1
Lane Furniture1Walgreens11
Little Caesars Pizza2Walmart2
Long John Silver's1YMCA2
Lowe's3

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