Health and Nutrition of Lutz, FL Residents

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Fifty three percent of Lutz residents report that their diet is generally healthy. People here have milk to drink or on their cereal 21 times per month. This includes chocolate and other flavored milks, as well as hot cocoa made with milk, and does not count small amounts of milk added to coffee or tea. People living here eat an average of four meals (breakfasts, lunches or dinners) per week that were prepared away from home in places such as restaurants, fast food places, food stands, grocery stores or from vending machines. They get two of these meals from a fast-food or pizza place. People here eat two "ready to eat" foods such as salads, soups, chicken, sandwiches and cooked vegetables per month. They also eat three frozen meals or frozen pizzas on average monthly.

Summary

Diet health (%)

  • Lutz 52.8%
  • County 49.7%
  • State 50.9%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Lutz 20.8
  • County 20.4
  • Florida 20.8

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Lutz 3.9
  • County 3.7
  • Florida 3.5

Meals from fast food or pizza place (#/week)

  • Lutz 1.7
  • Hillsborough County 1.8
  • Florida 1.7

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Lutz 1.9
  • Hillsborough County 1.9
  • Florida 1.8

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Lutz 3.2
  • Hillsborough County 3.3
  • State 3.1

The average Lutz resident last visited a dentist two years ago (including all types of dentists, such as, orthodontists, oral surgeons, and all other dental specialists, as well as dental hygienists). Thirteen percent of people living here 30 years of age and older, are embarrassed because of their teeth, mouth or dentures. Twenty percent think they might have gum disease (might have swollen gums, receding gums, sore or infected gums or loose teeth). Lutz residents rate the overall health of their teeth and gums on average at 52 percent. People living here aged 30 years and older, aside from brushing their teeth with toothbrush, use dental floss or any other device that clean between teeth on average three days per week. They also use mouthwash or other dental rinse products to treat dental disease or dental problems an average of three days per week. The average person living here (including children) has 24 teeth.

Summary

Average years since last visit a dentist

  • Lutz 1.7
  • County 1.9
  • Florida 1.9

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Here 13.0%
  • County 15.0%
  • State 14.1%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Lutz 19.7%
  • Hillsborough County 20.5%
  • Florida 19.9%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Here 52.3%
  • County 47.8%
  • State 48.5%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Here 3.2
  • County 3.0
  • Florida 3.0

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Lutz 2.6
  • Hillsborough County 2.9
  • Florida 2.9

Average number of teeth

  • Here 24.5
  • County 23.6
  • State 22.9

The average height of Lutz residents 16 years and older is 67 inches. The average weight is 181 pounds. Their average BMI (Body Mass Index) is 28. Thirty six percent of people living here are obese. Forty seven percent have ever been obese. Thirty nine percent have ever tried to lose weight.

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Lutz 67.1
  • County 66.5
  • Florida 66.4

Average weight (pounds)

  • Lutz 180.7
  • Hillsborough County 179.4
  • Florida 179.0

Average BMI

  • Lutz 28.5
  • Hillsborough County 28.7
  • State 28.7

People that are obese (%)

  • Here 36.1%
  • Hillsborough County 37.7%
  • Florida 37.8%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Lutz 47.1%
  • County 48.7%
  • State 49.0%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Here 38.8%
  • Hillsborough County 36.9%
  • Florida 36.1%

Sixty three percent of Lutz residents have ever used marijuana or hashish. Twenty three percent of people living here have ever used cocaine, crack cocaine, heroin or methamphetamine. Twenty one percent have ever used any form of cocaine, such as powder, 'crack', 'free base', and coca paste. Two percent have ever used heroin. Twelve percent have ever used methamphetamines.

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Lutz 63.4%
  • Hillsborough County 61.8%
  • State 61.5%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Here 22.7%
  • Hillsborough County 22.0%
  • Florida 21.2%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Here 21.2%
  • County 20.2%
  • Florida 19.5%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Here 2.5%
  • Hillsborough County 2.6%
  • Florida 2.5%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Lutz 11.7%
  • Hillsborough County 11.3%
  • State 10.4%

Eight percent of people living in Lutz have ever been told by a doctor or health professional that they have diabetes. Forty eight percent of people had a blood test for high sugar or diabetes within the past three years. Three percent of city residents are currently taking insulin.

Summary

Diabetics (%)

  • Lutz 8.3%
  • County 9.5%
  • State 10.7%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Lutz 48.3%
  • County 47.5%
  • Florida 49.6%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Lutz 2.8%
  • County 3.0%
  • State 3.2%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Lutz residents 20 years and older on average get up to urinate one time at night (from time they go to bed at night until the time they get up in the morning).

Summary

Avg. # of times urinating at night

  • Lutz 1.0
  • County 1.1
  • Florida 1.1

Eleven percent of Lutz residents above the age of 40 have problems with their ability to smell, such as not being able to smell things or things not smelling the way they are supposed to. Five percent have been having problems with their ability to taste sweet, sour, salty or bitter foods and drinks. Sixty nine percent of people above the age of 40 have ever had wisdom teeth removed. Thirty one percent have ever had their tonsils removed. Seventeen percent have lost consciousness because of a head injury. Twenty three percent have ever had a broken nose or other serious injury to face or skull. Forty five percent have had two or more sinus infections.

Summary

People 40+ having problems with smell (%)

  • Here 11.5%
  • Hillsborough County 11.2%
  • Florida 11.3%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Here 4.8%
  • County 5.2%
  • State 5.5%

People 40+ that ever had wisdom teeth removed (%)

  • Here 68.6%
  • Hillsborough County 66.4%
  • State 67.4%

People 40+ that ever had tonsils teeth removed (%)

  • Here 30.7%
  • Hillsborough County 27.5%
  • State 29.7%

People 40+ that ever had a loss of consciousness because of a head injury (%)

  • Here 17.3%
  • Hillsborough County 15.2%
  • State 15.1%

People 40+ that ever had a broken nose or other serious injury to face or skull (%)

  • Lutz 23.1%
  • Hillsborough County 20.2%
  • State 19.8%

People 40+ that ever had two or more sinus infections (%)

  • Here 44.6%
  • Hillsborough County 38.6%
  • Florida 38.2%

Seventy eight percent of people living in Lutz are covered by health insurance or some other kind of health care plan.

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Here 78.4%
  • Hillsborough County 74.8%
  • Florida 76.8%

Twenty percent of people living in Lutz have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had hypertension (also called high blood pressure). Twenty three percent of people take their blood pressure at home. Forty three percent of people in Lutz frequently check their blood cholesterol. Seventeen percent of people have ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that their blood cholesterol level was high.

Summary

Has high blood pressure (%)

  • Lutz 20.3%
  • County 21.4%
  • State 25.1%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Lutz 22.9%
  • County 23.2%
  • State 25.3%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Lutz 43.4%
  • Hillsborough County 42.1%
  • State 46.0%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Here 16.8%
  • County 17.5%
  • State 20.7%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Forty five percent of people living in Lutz use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Here 44.7%
  • County 35.6%
  • State 35.8%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Twenty four percent of Lutz residents 18 years old and older have usually little interest or pleasure in doing things. Twenty five percent often feel down, depressed, or hopeless. Forty one percent of people living here have trouble falling or staying asleep, or sleep too much. Fifty one percent of people often feel tired or have little energy. Twenty four percent are bothered by poor appetite or overeating. Twenty one percent often feel badly about themselves, that they are a failure or have let themselves or their families down. Nineteen percent have trouble concentrating on things, such as reading the newspaper or watching TV. Eleven percent of people living here move or speak so slowly that other people could have noticed, or the opposite - being so fidgety or restless that they have been moving around a lot more than usual. Four percent have thoughts that they would be better off dead or of hurting themselves in some way.

Summary

People who have little interest in doing things (%)

  • Lutz 24.2%
  • County 25.5%
  • State 25.2%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Lutz 25.1%
  • Hillsborough County 26.4%
  • Florida 26.1%

People who have trouble sleeping or sleeping too much (%)

  • Lutz 41.4%
  • Hillsborough County 40.7%
  • State 39.8%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Here 51.4%
  • County 50.7%
  • Florida 49.9%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Lutz 24.3%
  • County 27.0%
  • Florida 26.2%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Here 21.0%
  • County 20.3%
  • State 19.9%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Lutz 18.7%
  • County 18.8%
  • State 18.1%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Here 11.2%
  • Hillsborough County 13.1%
  • Florida 12.7%

People having thoughts they would be better off dead (%)

  • Lutz 3.9%
  • County 4.2%
  • State 4.1%

Lutz residents on average take two prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Here 1.9
  • Hillsborough County 1.9
  • Florida 2.1

Eighty three percent of people living in Lutz have at least one alcoholic drink per month. Nine percent of people living here do not drink alcohol at all. People living here drink alcohol 5.8 days per month on average. They have 5.5 drinks per week. On average people living here have 5 or more drinks on 22 days a year.

Summary

People drinking some alcohol every month (%)

  • Here 83.4%
  • County 79.4%
  • State 78.9%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Lutz 8.9%
  • County 10.8%
  • Florida 11.0%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Here 5.8
  • Hillsborough County 4.9
  • Florida 5.0

Average drinks/week

  • Here 5.5
  • Hillsborough County 5.3
  • State 5.3

Average days/year people drink much

  • Lutz 21.7
  • Hillsborough County 21.5
  • State 20.8

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Ninety seven percent of Lutz residents 18 years and older have ever had vaginal, anal or oral sex. Ninety five percent of males have ever had vaginal sex with a woman. Eighty nine percent have ever performed oral sex on a woman. Forty seven percent have ever had anal sex with a woman. Seven percent of males in Lutz have ever had any kind of sex with a man, including oral or anal. Ninety eight percent of females have ever had vaginal sex with a man. Eighty nine percent have ever performed oral sex on a man. Thirty nine percent have ever had anal sex. Ten percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Lutz were 17 years old on average when they had sex for the first time. The average man in his lifetime had any kind of sex with 25 women. He has vaginal sex with 20 women. People living here were on average 22 years old when they first performed oral sex on a woman. In their lifetime they performed oral sex on average on five women. Males in their lifetime have anal or oral sex with 2.7 men on average. They have had 1.5 anal sex partners in their lifetime. People in Lutz were 19 years old on average when they first performed oral sex on a man. They performed oral sex on average on five men in their lifetime. Six percent of people use protection, like a condom or dental dam, while performing oral sex. The average person in Lutz has vaginal or anal sex 58 times a year. Fifty nine percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Lutz 18 years and older have had any kind of sex with 10 men on average. They have had nine male vaginal sex partners in their lifetimes. Women here have on average 0.5 female sex partners in their lifetimes. Eighty four percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

People 18+ that ever had sex (vaginal, anal, or oral) (%)

  • Here 97.3%
  • Hillsborough County 97.3%
  • State 97.3%

Males 18+ that ever had vaginal sex with a woman (%)

  • Lutz 94.9%
  • County 93.9%
  • Florida 94.3%

Males 18+ that ever performed oral sex on a woman (%)

  • Lutz 89.5%
  • County 86.0%
  • Florida 85.7%

Males 18+ that ever had anal sex with a woman (%)

  • Lutz 47.0%
  • County 47.9%
  • Florida 46.6%

Males 18+ that ever had any sex with a man (%)

  • Here 7.0%
  • County 6.9%
  • Florida 6.9%

Females 18+ that ever had vaginal sex with a man (%)

  • Lutz 97.5%
  • County 97.1%
  • State 97.1%

Females 18+ that ever performed oral sex on a man (%)

  • Lutz 88.8%
  • County 84.2%
  • State 83.0%

Females 18+ that ever had anal sex with a man (%)

  • Here 38.9%
  • Hillsborough County 38.8%
  • Florida 37.2%

Females 18+ that ever had any kind of sex with a woman (%)

  • Lutz 9.7%
  • County 11.5%
  • State 10.5%

Average age people first had sex

  • Here 17.3
  • Hillsborough County 16.9
  • Florida 17.0

Average number of female sex partners in lifetime (males 18+)

  • Here 24.9
  • Hillsborough County 25.7
  • State 27.3

Average number of female vaginal sex partners in lifetime (males 18+)

  • Lutz 19.7
  • Hillsborough County 20.7
  • State 20.6

Average age people first performed oral sex on a woman (18+)

  • Lutz 22.1
  • County 21.6
  • State 21.7

Average number of woman performed oral sex on in lifetime (18+)

  • Lutz 5.5
  • County 4.7
  • State 4.6

Average number of male sex partners in lifetime (males 18+)

  • Here 2.7
  • Hillsborough County 2.6
  • Florida 3.4

Average number of male anal sex partners in lifetime (males 18+)

  • Lutz 1.5
  • Hillsborough County 1.5
  • Florida 1.9

Average age people first performed oral sex on a man (18+)

  • Here 18.9
  • County 19.6
  • Florida 19.7

Average number of male oral sex partners in lifetime (18+)

  • Here 4.6
  • Hillsborough County 4.5
  • Florida 5.0

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Here 6.2%
  • County 9.5%
  • State 9.5%

Average number of times people have vaginal or anal sex a year

  • Here 57.9
  • County 60.7
  • State 55.9

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Here 58.8%
  • Hillsborough County 52.4%
  • Florida 49.9%

Average number of male sex partners in lifetime (females 18+)

  • Lutz 9.9
  • Hillsborough County 10.1
  • State 9.7

Average number of male vaginal sex partners in lifetime (females 18+)

  • Lutz 9.0
  • Hillsborough County 8.9
  • Florida 8.3

Average number of female sex partners in lifetime (females 18+)

  • Lutz 0.5
  • County 0.5
  • State 0.5

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Lutz 83.5%
  • County 75.9%
  • State 75.4%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Nine percent of households in Lutz use chemical products in their homes to control fleas, roaches, ants, termites or other insects. Five percent use chemical products in their lawns or gardens to kill weeds.

Summary

Households using pesticides to control insects (%)

  • Here 9.5%
  • County 10.3%
  • Florida 10.5%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Lutz 4.6%
  • Hillsborough County 4.2%
  • State 4.2%

Lutz residents 16 years and older usually get seven hours of sleep at night on weekdays or workdays. Thirty two percent of them have trouble sleeping.

Summary

Average hours sleeping at night

  • Here 6.9
  • Hillsborough County 6.8
  • Florida 6.9

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Here 31.7%
  • County 29.3%
  • State 29.4%

Forty four percent of Lutz residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Lutz 43.8%
  • County 48.8%
  • Florida 45.5%

Twenty one percent of Lutz residents' work involve vigorous-intensity activity that causes large increases in breathing or heart rate, like carrying or lifting heavy loads, digging or construction work for at least 10 minutes continuously. Thirty eight percent of people do moderate-intensity activities at work that cause small increases in breathing or heart rate such as brisk walking or carrying light loads for at least 10 minutes continuously. Thirty percent walk or bicycle for at least 10 minutes continuously to get to and from places. Twenty five percent do any vigorous-intensity sports, fitness or recreational activities that cause large increases in breathing or heart rate like running or basketball for at least 10 minutes continuously. Fifty percent do any moderate-intensity sports, fitness or recreational activities that cause a small increase in breathing or heart rate such as brisk walking, bicycling, swimming or golf for at least 10 minutes continuously. People living here spend six hours sitting on a typical day (this includes sitting at work, at home, getting to and from places, or with friends, including time spent sitting at a desk, traveling in a car or bus, reading, playing cards, watching television or using a computer). They usually sit and watch TV or videos for about two hours per day. They use a computer or play computer games (including Playstation, Nintendo DS, or other portable video games) outside of work or school for 1.3 hours per day.

Summary

People doing vigorous-intensity work activities (%)

  • Here 21.0%
  • County 20.4%
  • Florida 19.6%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Here 38.4%
  • Hillsborough County 36.3%
  • Florida 35.7%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Lutz 29.9%
  • Hillsborough County 30.8%
  • Florida 29.5%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 25.3%
  • County 22.2%
  • State 20.5%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 50.0%
  • County 43.6%
  • State 42.4%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Here 6.3
  • County 6.1
  • Florida 6.1

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Lutz 2.5
  • County 2.7
  • State 2.7

Average hours a day using computer

  • Lutz 1.3
  • Hillsborough County 1.3
  • Florida 1.3

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Nine percent of Lutz residents have ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that they had asthma. Three percent of people living here has anemia, sometimes called "tired blood" or "low blood". Four percent of people 16 years and older have ever been told by a doctor or other health care professional that they had psoriasis. Thirty five percent are overweight. Fifteen percent of people 60 years and older have difficulties in thinking or remembering that can make a big difference in everyday activities (this does not refer to occasionally forgetting your keys or the name of someone you recently met). This refers to things like confusion or memory loss that are happening more often or getting worse. Ten percent of people living in Lutz have ever received a blood transfusion. Sixteen percent have trouble seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses. Twenty three percent of people 20 and older have arthritis. Four percent have ever been told they had gout. Two percent have congestive heart failure. Two percent have coronary heart disease. Two percent have angina, also called angina pectoris. Three percent have ever had a heart attack, also called myocardial infarction. Three percent have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had a stroke. Two percent have ever had emphysema. Eight percent have another thyroid problem. Three percent have ever had chronic bronchitis. Two percent of people had any kind of liver condition. Nine percent have ever had cancer or a malignancy of any kind.

Summary

People with asthma (%)

  • Here 9.2%
  • County 9.9%
  • State 9.8%

People with anemia (%)

  • Here 2.7%
  • County 3.5%
  • Florida 3.6%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Lutz 4.1%
  • County 3.5%
  • State 3.6%

People with overweight (%)

  • Lutz 34.9%
  • Hillsborough County 34.0%
  • Florida 34.8%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Lutz 15.0%
  • Hillsborough County 18.5%
  • Florida 18.4%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Lutz 9.8%
  • County 10.8%
  • Florida 12.3%

People having trouble seeing even with glass/contacts (%)

  • Lutz 16.1%
  • County 18.5%
  • Florida 18.9%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Lutz 22.8%
  • Hillsborough County 23.3%
  • State 26.6%

People with gout (%)

  • Lutz 3.8%
  • Hillsborough County 3.5%
  • Florida 4.1%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Here 2.1%
  • County 2.8%
  • Florida 3.4%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Lutz 2.4%
  • County 2.8%
  • State 3.6%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Lutz 1.9%
  • County 2.0%
  • State 2.4%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Lutz 2.7%
  • County 3.3%
  • Florida 4.1%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Lutz 2.7%
  • County 3.3%
  • Florida 3.9%

People with emphysema (%)

  • Lutz 1.8%
  • County 2.3%
  • State 2.8%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Lutz 7.8%
  • County 7.1%
  • State 7.9%

People with chronic bronchitis (%)

  • Lutz 2.8%
  • Hillsborough County 3.2%
  • State 3.4%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Lutz 2.4%
  • Hillsborough County 2.6%
  • State 2.6%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Here 9.3%
  • County 7.9%
  • State 9.8%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Sixty percent of births in Lutz were vaginal deliveries. Forty percent of deliveries were cesarean. 99.2 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Fifty six percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Sixty four percent of women breastfeed their children. Twenty percent of women in Lutz have ever had a hysterectomy, including a partial hysterectomy (that is, surgery to remove their uterus or womb). Eleven percent had both of their ovaries removed (either when they had their uterus removed or at another time). Eighty percent have ever taken birth control pills for any reason. Eleven percent of women are currently taking birth control pills. Fourteen percent have ever used Depo-Provera or injectable birth control to prevent pregnancy. Eighteen percent have ever used female hormones such as estrogen and progesterone, including any forms of female hormones, such as pills, cream, patch and injections, but do not include birth control methods or use for infertility.

Summary

Vaginal deliveries (%)

  • Lutz 60.0%
  • County 62.5%
  • State 63.8%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Lutz 40.0%
  • County 37.5%
  • Florida 36.2%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Here 99.2%
  • County 99.2%
  • Florida 99.2%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Here 56.4%
  • Hillsborough County 59.3%
  • State 59.7%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Lutz 64.1%
  • Hillsborough County 58.3%
  • Florida 57.4%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Lutz 19.8%
  • County 19.7%
  • Florida 22.8%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Lutz 11.2%
  • Hillsborough County 10.4%
  • Florida 12.3%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Here 80.3%
  • County 74.1%
  • Florida 73.1%

Women taking birth control pills (%)

  • Here 11.0%
  • County 7.9%
  • Florida 7.0%

Women that have ever used Depo-Provera or injectables (%)

  • Here 14.3%
  • Hillsborough County 17.7%
  • State 15.6%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Lutz 18.2%
  • County 16.7%
  • Florida 19.9%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

People living in Lutz report their general health condition on average at 60 percent. Six percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 42 percent of Lutz residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Nine percent of people living in Lutz are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Here 60.0%
  • Hillsborough County 56.5%
  • Florida 56.4%

Blood donors (%)

  • Here 6.1%
  • Hillsborough County 4.9%
  • State 4.9%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Lutz 41.8%
  • Hillsborough County 41.3%
  • Florida 39.3%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Lutz 9.0%
  • County 8.3%
  • State 8.2%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

People in Lutz spend $371 per month on average on food for their families at supermarkets or grocery stores. This is 20 percent of their income. The average family in Lutz spends $81 on food at other stores monthly. This is four percent of their income. They spend $173 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is seven percent of their income. They also spend $30 monthly on carried out or delivered food. This is one percent of their income.

Summary

Money monthly spent on food at supermarket/grocery store

  • Lutz $371
  • County $365
  • State $361

Income spent on food at supermarket/grocery store (%)

  • Lutz 19.6%
  • County 23.1%
  • Florida 22.3%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Lutz $81
  • County $80
  • Florida $77

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Here 4.0%
  • County 4.5%
  • Florida 4.2%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Lutz $173
  • Hillsborough County $149
  • State $146

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Here 7.3%
  • Hillsborough County 7.3%
  • Florida 6.9%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Here $30
  • County $27
  • Florida $26

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Here 1.3%
  • County 1.3%
  • State 1.2%

People living in Lutz report their general condition of hearing on average at 81 percent. Eighty one percent of them can usually hear and understand, without the use of a hearing aid or any other listening devices, what a person says without seeing his or her face if that person whispers to them from across a quiet room. Ninety five percent of people can hear a normal voice across a quiet room. Eighteen percent of Lutz population have been bothered by ringing, roaring or buzzing in their ears or head. Thirty nine percent of people living here have ever had a job where they were exposed to loud sounds or noise. Loud means so loud that they must speak in a raised voice to be heard. Fifteen percent of people in Lutz had off-work exposure to loud noise.

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Lutz 80.6%
  • County 80.2%
  • Florida 78.9%

People that can hear a whisper from across a quiet room (%)

  • Here 80.8%
  • Hillsborough County 81.4%
  • State 81.2%

People that can hear normal voice from across a quiet room (%)

  • Here 95.2%
  • Hillsborough County 95.5%
  • State 95.3%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Here 18.3%
  • Hillsborough County 17.9%
  • Florida 18.5%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Here 39.2%
  • County 39.7%
  • Florida 39.9%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Lutz 14.8%
  • County 14.6%
  • State 14.3%

Twenty three percent of Lutz residents 40 and older take a low-dose aspirin each day to prevent heart attacks, strokes or cancer.

Summary

Adults 40+ taking low-dose aspirin (%)

  • Here 23.1%
  • Hillsborough County 25.3%
  • State 28.1%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Fourteen percent of Lutz residents 20 or older have limitations caused by a long-term physical, mental or emotional problems or illnesses keeping them from working at a job or business. Twenty percent are limited in the kind or amount of work they can do because of physical, mental or emotional problems. Seven percent have difficulty walking without using any special equipment. Seven percent are limited in any way because of difficulty remembering or because they experience periods of confusion. Six percent of people here have health problems that require them to use special equipment, such as a cane, wheelchair, special bed or special telephone.

Summary

People having limitations keeping them from working (%)

  • Lutz 14.1%
  • County 15.9%
  • Florida 16.9%

People limited in amount of work they can do (%)

  • Here 19.9%
  • County 21.7%
  • Florida 23.1%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Lutz 6.6%
  • Hillsborough County 8.2%
  • Florida 9.3%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Lutz 7.4%
  • Hillsborough County 8.8%
  • Florida 9.2%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Here 5.8%
  • County 7.0%
  • Florida 8.6%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

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