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West Ken-Lark, FL (Florida) Houses and Residents

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $190,453 (it was $75,100 in 2000)
West Ken-Lark:

$190,453
Florida:

$214,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $110,745 - $185,808

West Ken-Lark,FL index of house prices

Total population: 3,652 (All urban)

Houses: 1,189 (1,100 occupied: 691 owner occupied, 407 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

37%
State:

35%

Housing density: 2,448 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017 in this county: $240,193.

Median contract rent in 2017: $294 (lower quartile is $167, upper quartile is $438)


Median gross rent in West Ken-Lark, FL in 2017: $335

Housing units in West Ken-Lark with a mortgage: 424 (84 second mortgage, 20 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 286


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West Ken-Lark, Florida Age and Sex of Residents

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,731,174
  • In family households: 1,413,253 (269,141 male householders, 165,347 female householders)
    293,617 spouses, 494,558 children (462,215 natural, 9,274 adopted, 23,069 stepchildren), 37,690 grandchildren, 25,833 brothers or sisters, 28,014 parents, 36,210 other relatives, 47,765 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 317,921 (120,559 male householders (88,038 living alone)), 131,000 female householders (109,501 living alone)), 66,362 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 16,892 (10,931 institutionalized population)

240,332 married couples with children.
100,923 single-parent households (20,481 men, 80,442 women).

96.8% of residents of West Ken-Lark speak English at home.
1.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
1.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (63% speak English very well, 37% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 230 (5.2%)
(47.8% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.5
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments
Here:

4.0
State:

4.3

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in West Ken-Lark, Florida
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in West Ken-Lark, Florida
  • 53no bedroom
  • 81 bedroom
  • 1372 bedrooms
  • 3883 bedrooms
  • 1454 bedrooms
  • 65+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in West Ken-Lark, Florida
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in West Ken-Lark, Florida
  • 77no bedroom
  • 361 bedroom
  • 932 bedrooms
  • 833 bedrooms
  • 254 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in West Ken-Lark in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in West Ken-Lark in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 110no vehicle
  • 2181 vehicle
  • 3102 vehicles
  • 933 vehicles
  • 64 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in West Ken-Lark in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in West Ken-Lark in renter-occupied apartments
  • 77no vehicle
  • 1541 vehicle
  • 562 vehicles
  • 193 vehicles
  • 84 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in West Ken-Lark, Florida
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in West Ken-Lark, Florida
  • 01 room
  • 82 rooms
  • 1633 rooms
  • 624 rooms
  • 1355 rooms
  • 1906 rooms
  • 887 rooms
  • 338 rooms
  • 589+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in West Ken-Lark, Florida
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in West Ken-Lark, Florida
  • 01 room
  • 432 rooms
  • 1173 rooms
  • 574 rooms
  • 545 rooms
  • 376 rooms
  • 67 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Year house built
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
Owners and renters by unit type in West Ken-Lark, FL
  • West Ken-Lark, FL household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in West Ken-Lark, FL in 2017
  • 35,416Less than $10,000
  • 41,694$10,000 to $19,999
  • 47,438$20,000 to $29,999
  • 47,916$30,000 to $39,999
  • 44,779$40,000 to $49,999
  • 35,033$50,000 to $59,999
  • 48,516$60,000 to $74,999
  • 61,351$75,000 to $99,999
  • 38,480$100,000 to $124,999
  • 24,177$125,000 to $149,999
  • 27,820$150,000 to $199,999
  • 33,590$200,000 or more

Percentage of workers working in this county: 92.2%
Number of people working at home: 70 (5.0% of all workers)

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 0
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 51
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 142
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 222
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 175
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 77
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 256
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 11
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 19
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 52
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 77
  • 90 or more minutes: 23

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 822 (74%)
  • Carpooled: 196 (18%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 62 (6%)
  • Bicycle: 7 (1%)
  • Walked: 18 (2%)
Class of Workers in 2000
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in West Ken-Lark, Florida
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in West Ken-Lark, Florida
  • 261995 to March 2000
  • 291990 to 1994
  • 221985 to 1989
  • 291980 to 1984
  • 141975 to 1979
  • 181970 to 1974
  • 01965 to 1969
  • 6Before 1965
Ancestries in West Ken-Lark, FL <small>(Other ancestries excluded from the graph)</small>

First ancestries reported:

  • Other: 3,143 (96.2%)
  • West Indian: 106 (3.2%)
  • Subsaharan African: 13 (0.4%)
  • United States: 3 (0.09%)
  • Welsh: 3 (0.09%)

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

Haiti
West Ken-Lark:

34.7% (50)
Florida:

6.8% (182,224)

Jamaica
West Ken-Lark:

31.3% (45)
Florida:

5.3% (141,182)

Trinidad and Tobago
West Ken-Lark:

16.0% (23)
Florida:

1.1% (28,788)

Other Caribbean
West Ken-Lark:

9.7% (14)
Florida:

1.4% (38,484)

Barbados
West Ken-Lark:

4.2% (6)
Florida:

0.2% (4,760)

Colombia
West Ken-Lark:

4.2% (6)
Florida:

5.9% (157,371)

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

  • This state: 2,622
  • Other state: 895
  • Northeast: 53
  • Midwest: 21
  • South: 807
  • West: 14

68% of West Ken-Lark residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 87% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 39% lived in Florida.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 14
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 51
  • 5th and 6th grade: 45
  • 7th and 8th grade: 14
  • 9th grade: 37
  • 10th grade: 100
  • 11th grade: 117
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 97
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 302
  • Less than 1 year of college: 17
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 65
  • Associate degree: 16
  • Bachelor's degree: 7
  • Master's degree: 12
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 11
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 28
  • 5th and 6th grade: 58
  • 7th and 8th grade: 46
  • 9th grade: 40
  • 10th grade: 82
  • 11th grade: 125
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 141
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 404
  • Less than 1 year of college: 52
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 75
  • Associate degree: 73
  • Bachelor's degree: 30
  • Master's degree: 34
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 6
Educational Attainment for Females
West Ken-Lark marital status for males
West Ken-Lark marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 856
  • One, attached: 29
  • 3 or 4: 28
  • 5 to 9: 102
  • 10 to 19: 5
  • 20 to 49: 20
  • 50 or more: 30
Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1.2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0.6%
Year householders moved into residence in West Ken-Lark
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in West Ken-Lark, FL
  • 82.6%Electricity
  • 8.5%Utility gas
  • 5.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.8%No fuel used
  • 1.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in West Ken-Lark, FL
  • 86.0%Electricity
  • 6.1%No fuel used
  • 4.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.5%Utility gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 32
Here:

4.9%
Florida:

11.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 14
Here:

5.4%
Florida:

9.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 12
Here:

11.8%
Florida:

21.0%
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