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Avon Park, FL (Florida) Houses and Residents

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $69,978 (it was $43,300 in 2000)
Avon Park:

$69,978
Florida:

$214,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $30,139 - $110,637

Avon Park,FL index of house prices

Total population: 8,879 (Urban population: 8,539 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 118 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 4,505 (3,435 occupied: 1,828 owner occupied, 1,759 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

49%
State:

35%

Housing density: 971 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017: $62,375.

Median contract rent in 2017: $349 (lower quartile is $262, upper quartile is $414)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2017: $378


Median gross rent in Avon Park, FL in 2017: $448

Housing units in Avon Park with a mortgage: 653 (10 second mortgage, 68 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,173

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $37,969

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $31,336

Median monthly housing costs: $569


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Avon Park, Florida Age and Sex of Residents
Median year house/condo built: 1974

Median year apartment built: 1981

Household type by relationship:

Households: 10,460
  • In family households: 8,603 (972 male householders, 1,257 female householders)
    1,335 spouses, 3,330 children (2,960 natural, 42 adopted, 317 stepchildren), 805 grandchildren, 49 brothers or sisters, 129 parents, 622 other relatives, 349 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,481 (483 male householders (442 living alone)), 737 female householders (670 living alone)), 221 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 393

Size of family households: 1,000 2-persons, 292 3-persons, 271 4-persons, 264 5-persons, 204 6-persons, 82 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,142 1-person, 100 2-persons, 19 6-persons.

942 married couples with children.
1,237 single-parent households (313 men, 924 women).

71.3% of residents of Avon Park speak English at home.
24.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (46% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 19% speak English not well, 17% don't speak English at all).
3.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (61% speak English very well, 5% speak English well, 23% speak English not well, 11% don't speak English at all).

Foreign born population: 1,340 (12.8%)
(25.4% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.3
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments
Here:

4.2
State:

4.3

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Avon Park, Florida
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Avon Park, Florida
  • 10no bedroom
  • 541 bedroom
  • 7372 bedrooms
  • 8443 bedrooms
  • 1094 bedrooms
  • 445+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Avon Park, Florida
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Avon Park, Florida
  • 24no bedroom
  • 2141 bedroom
  • 9522 bedrooms
  • 4713 bedrooms
  • 594 bedrooms
  • 105+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Avon Park in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Avon Park in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 236no vehicle
  • 8761 vehicle
  • 6092 vehicles
  • 873 vehicles
  • 224 vehicles
  • 455+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Avon Park in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Avon Park in renter-occupied apartments
  • 295no vehicle
  • 9171 vehicle
  • 4712 vehicles
  • 03 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Avon Park, Florida
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Avon Park, Florida
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 553 rooms
  • 6474 rooms
  • 3785 rooms
  • 3226 rooms
  • 2937 rooms
  • 1048 rooms
  • 939+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Avon Park, Florida
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Avon Park, Florida
  • 221 room
  • 842 rooms
  • 2433 rooms
  • 7194 rooms
  • 4475 rooms
  • 1966 rooms
  • 107 rooms
  • 358 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Year house built
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
Owners and renters by unit type in Avon Park, FL
  • Avon Park, FL household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in Avon Park, FL in 2017
  • 389Less than $10,000
  • 795$10,000 to $19,999
  • 754$20,000 to $29,999
  • 357$30,000 to $39,999
  • 199$40,000 to $49,999
  • 190$50,000 to $59,999
  • 310$60,000 to $74,999
  • 183$75,000 to $99,999
  • 132$100,000 to $124,999
  • 17$125,000 to $149,999
  • 19$150,000 to $199,999
  • 34$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner - occupied houses in 2017 in Avon Park, FL

  • Distribution of house value in Avon Park, FL in 2017
  • 75Less than $10,000
  • 31$10,000 to $14,999
  • 55$15,000 to $19,999
  • 61$20,000 to $24,999
  • 69$25,000 to $29,999
  • 42$30,000 to $34,999
  • 173$35,000 to $39,999
  • 85$40,000 to $49,999
  • 158$50,000 to $59,999
  • 149$60,000 to $69,999
  • 99$70,000 to $79,999
  • 173$80,000 to $89,999
  • 39$90,000 to $99,999
  • 135$100,000 to $124,999
  • 87$125,000 to $149,999
  • 41$150,000 to $174,999
  • 43$200,000 to $249,999
  • 19$250,000 to $299,999
  • 14$300,000 to $399,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in Avon Park, FL

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters in Avon Park, FL in 2017
  • 54Less than $100
  • 26$100 to $149
  • 18$150 to $199
  • 67$200 to $249
  • 180$250 to $299
  • 47$300 to $349
  • 35$350 to $399
  • 155$400 to $449
  • 196$450 to $499
  • 185$500 to $549
  • 159$550 to $599
  • 158$600 to $649
  • 103$650 to $699
  • 30$700 to $749
  • 148$750 to $799
  • 8$800 to $899
  • 3$2,000 to $2,499
  • 122No cash rent
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2017

Percentage of workers working in this county: 78.8%
Number of people working at home: 96 (2.6% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 118
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 587
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 453
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 655
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 458
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 98
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 465
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 21
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 81
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 34
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 96
  • 90 or more minutes: 45
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Avon Park

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,765 (84%)
  • Carpooled: 340 (8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 10 (0%)
  • Taxi: 80 (2%)
  • Bicycle: 41 (1%)
  • Walked: 124 (3%)
  • Worked at home: 96 (2%)
Class of Workers in 2017
  • Unemployment by race in 2017
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 13.6%Males
  • 5.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 27.5%Males
  • 42.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 18.4%Males
  • 5.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 20.5%Males
  • 74.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 8.7%Males
  • 11.2%Females
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Avon Park, Florida
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Avon Park, Florida
  • 6492010 or later
  • 2862000 to 2009
  • 3101990 to 1999
  • 3131980 to 1989
  • 1051970 to 1979
  • 83Before 1970
Ancestries in Avon Park, FL

First ancestries reported:

  • American: 553 (7.7%)
  • Jamaican: 350 (4.9%)
  • Haitian: 305 (4.2%)
  • Irish: 221 (3.1%)
  • Italian: 191 (2.7%)
  • German: 186 (2.6%)
  • English: 111 (1.5%)
  • French: 51 (0.7%)
  • Scotch-Irish: 36 (0.5%)
  • French Canadian: 30 (0.4%)
  • Greek: 28 (0.4%)
  • British: 21 (0.3%)
  • Scottish: 20 (0.3%)
  • Dutch: 13 (0.2%)
  • Polish: 13 (0.2%)
  • Slovak: 12 (0.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 11 (0.2%)
  • African: 11 (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 9 (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 8 (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 6 (0.08%)
  • Welsh: 5 (0.07%)
  • Canadian: 3 (0.04%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 3 (0.04%)
  • Danish: 3 (0.04%)

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

Mexico
Avon Park:

47.7% (687)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Haiti
Avon Park:

14.7% (211)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Jamaica
Avon Park:

12.6% (181)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Canada
Avon Park:

4.6% (66)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Ecuador
Avon Park:

3.8% (54)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Other South America
Avon Park:

1.7% (24)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

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

  • This state: 5,342
  • Other state: 3,267
  • Northeast: 1,102
  • Midwest: 957
  • South: 1,135
  • West: 62

75.8% of Avon Park residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 44.5% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 72.0% lived in Florida.


Avon Park:

75.8%
State average:

84.5%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 90
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 15
  • 5th and 6th grade: 75
  • 7th and 8th grade: 200
  • 9th grade: 130
  • 10th grade: 106
  • 11th grade: 112
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 52
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,104
  • Less than 1 year of college: 144
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 223
  • Associate degree: 74
  • Bachelor's degree: 165
  • Master's degree: 118
  • Professional school degree: 19
  • Doctorate degree: 16
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 31
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 1
  • 5th and 6th grade: 179
  • 7th and 8th grade: 55
  • 9th grade: 155
  • 10th grade: 129
  • 11th grade: 179
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 28
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,352
  • Less than 1 year of college: 294
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 442
  • Associate degree: 567
  • Bachelor's degree: 242
  • Master's degree: 69
  • Professional school degree: 4
  • Doctorate degree: 0
Educational Attainment for Females
Avon Park marital status for males
Avon Park marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,202
  • One, attached: 156
  • Two: 421
  • 3 or 4: 313
  • 5 to 9: 612
  • 10 to 19: 70
  • 20 to 49: 15
  • 50 or more: 13
  • Mobile homes: 789

Median worth of mobile homes: $29,233

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2017: 0.8%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2017: 1.1%
Year householders moved into residence in Avon Park
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Avon Park, FL
  • 97.3%Electricity
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%No fuel used
  • 0.6%Utility gas
  • 0.3%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Avon Park, FL
  • 97.9%Electricity
  • 1.3%Utility gas
  • 0.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 101
Here:

7.7%
Florida:

13.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 37
Here:

5.9%
Florida:

11.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 31
Here:

15.2%
Florida:

20.0%
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability