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33853 Zip Code (Lake Wales, FL) Detailed Profile




City: Lake Wales, FL (72.20%)
County: Polk County, FL
Estimated zip code population in 2017: 12,193
Zip code population in 2010: 11,161
Zip code population in 2000: 34,439

Houses and condos: 4,901
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,116
% of renters here:

50%
State:

35%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 33853: 85.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 8.2 sq. mi.
Water area: 1.0 sq. mi.
Population density: 1,494 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 33853
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2017:
This zip code:

0.8% ($947)
Florida:

0.9% ($1,861)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,047 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $858 (0.8%)

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Males: 5,818  (47.7%)
Females: 6,374  (52.3%)

For population 25 years and over in 33853:

  • High school or higher: 76.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.6%
  • Unemployed: 8.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 33853:

  • Never married: 37.8%
  • Now married: 37.9%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 9.6%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

Zip code 33853 compared to state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Races in zip code 33853 (2017)
    • 5,39615.7%White
    • 3,42810.0%Black
    • 2,0526.0%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1610.5%Two or more races
    • 700.2%Asian
    • 360.1%American Indian
    • 160.05%Some other race
    • 20.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
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Urban population: 5,270
Rural population: 6,922

Estimated median house/condo value in 2017: $119,202
33853:

$119,202
Florida:

$214,000



According to our research of Florida and other state lists, there were 19 registered sex offenders living in 33853 zip code as of May 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 33853 is 644 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this zip code is near the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

33.9 years
Florida median age:

42.0 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.9 people
Florida:

2.7 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 33853, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $33,668 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$33,668
State:

$60,316

Salary/wage: $29,407 (reported on 83.2% of returns)
Here:

$29,407
State:

$45,277
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 79.2% for AGIs below $25k, 82.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 74.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 74.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 61.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 41.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,599 (reported on 17.8% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,599
Florida:

$3,587
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 0.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $5,633 (reported on 11.4% of returns)
Here:

$5,633
State:

$12,831
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.4% for AGIs below $25k, 1.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$6,925 (reported on 7.6% of returns)
Here:

+$6,925
State:

+$33,493
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 10.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$6,993 (reported on 13.5% of returns)
Here:

+$6,993
State:

+$10,012
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.8% for AGIs below $25k, 1.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $10,438 (reported on 6.9% of returns)
33853:

$10,438
Florida:

$21,544
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.5% for AGIs below $25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.2% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Total itemized deductions: $18,198 (23% of AGI, reported on 13.5% of returns)
Here:

$18,198
State:

$25,533

Here:

23.5% of AGI
State:

18.0% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.6% for AGIs below $25k, 7.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 7.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 10.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 7.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $5,232 (reported on 10.4% of returns)
Here:

$5,232
State:

$5,698
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs below $25k, 1.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $2,970 (reported on 12.8% of returns)
33853:

$2,970
State:

$6,203
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs below $25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,704 (reported on 35.1% of returns)
Here:

$2,704
State:

$2,372
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.8% for AGIs below $25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 44.8%
Here:

45%
State:

54%
(% for various income ranges: 42.4% for AGIs below $25k, 43.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 51.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 50.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 56.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 100.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 33853, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $34,186 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$34,186
State:

$50,523

Salary/wage: $29,601 (reported on 81.9% of returns)
Here:

$29,601
State:

$39,563
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 138.4% for AGIs below $10k, 77.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 79.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 75.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 75.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 48.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $2,886 (reported on 33.4% of returns)
This zip code:

$2,886
Florida:

$3,211
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.6% for AGIs below $10k, 2.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $4,579 (reported on 17.5% of returns)
Here:

$4,579
State:

$6,129
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.8% for AGIs below $10k, 1.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$11,718 (reported on 14.5% of returns)
Here:

+$11,718
State:

+$27,205
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -1.7% for AGIs below $10k, 0.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 14.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$9,801 (reported on 11.2% of returns)
Here:

+$9,801
State:

+$10,634
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.4% for AGIs below $10k, 3.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.1% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $3,000 (reported on 2.0% of returns)
33853:

$3,000
Florida:

$3,082
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Total itemized deductions: $17,817 (25% of AGI, reported on 18.8% of returns)
Here:

$17,817
State:

$20,370

Here:

25.4% of AGI
State:

20.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.2% for AGIs below $10k, 8.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 11.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 10.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 7.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $4,523 (6% of AGI, reported on 16.1% of returns)
Here:

$4,523
State:

$4,064

Here:

6.1% of AGI
State:

3.8% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $10k, 1.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $5,611 (reported on 61.8% of returns)
33853:

$5,611
State:

$9,431
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.8% for AGIs below $10k, 3.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 20.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,996 (reported on 28.7% of returns)
Here:

$1,996
State:

$1,808

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 58.9%
Here:

59%
State:

60%
(% for various income ranges: 56.0% for AGIs below $10k, 62.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 55.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 55.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 62.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 73.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2017:
This zip code:

$38,271
Florida:

$52,594
Lake Wales, FL (33853) map Nearest zip codes: 33859, 33877, 33827, 33884, 33838, 33851.
Lake Wales Zip Code Map

Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

43.9%
Florida:

42.3%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

8.5%
Florida:

6.5%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,186
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 2,964


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 108 (78 now married, 30 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 2,508 (887 now married, 1,627 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 33853 with a mortgage: 1,139 (29 second mortgage, 91 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 960

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,160
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $382

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

23.4%
Whole state:

14.0%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

16.8%
Whole state:

7.8%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

5.9
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.0
State:

4.3
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 33853: Dopler Railroad Station (A), Lake Wales Museum and Cultural Center (B), Lake Wales Public Library (C), City of Lake Wales Fire Department (D), Lake Wales Police Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Church in zip code 33853: Church of God (A). Display/hide its location on the map

    Lakes: Lake Lorraine (A), Lake Alta (B), Lake Altamaha (C), Lake Caroline (D), Lake Warren (E), Tractor Lake (F), North Lake Wales (G), Lake Belle (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 2712014 or later
  • 342010 to 2013
  • 6042000 to 2009
  • 4801990 to 1999
  • 4361980 to 1989
  • 9771970 to 1979
  • 6361960 to 1969
  • 7841950 to 1959
  • 2331940 to 1949
  • 5241939 or earlier

Zip code 33853 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Lake Wales, FL (33853)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Lake Wales, FL (33853)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 351 bedroom
  • 5952 bedrooms
  • 1,0223 bedrooms
  • 3604 bedrooms
  • 815+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lake Wales, FL (33853)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lake Wales, FL (33853)
  • 99no bedroom
  • 5561 bedroom
  • 8262 bedrooms
  • 5823 bedrooms
  • 984 bedrooms
  • 155+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Lake Wales, FL (33853) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Lake Wales, FL (33853) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 112no vehicle
  • 6811 vehicle
  • 7302 vehicles
  • 3503 vehicles
  • 2144 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Lake Wales, FL (33853) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Lake Wales, FL (33853) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 592no vehicle
  • 1,0281 vehicle
  • 4242 vehicles
  • 403 vehicles
  • 64 vehicles
  • 115+ vehicles

  • Zip code 33853 household income distribution in 2017

  • Zip code 33853 household income distribution in 2017
  • 383Less than $10,000
  • 420$10,000 to $14,999
  • 265$15,000 to $19,999
  • 310$20,000 to $24,999
  • 168$25,000 to $29,999
  • 337$30,000 to $34,999
  • 338$35,000 to $39,999
  • 190$40,000 to $44,999
  • 161$45,000 to $49,999
  • 296$50,000 to $59,999
  • 264$60,000 to $74,999
  • 496$75,000 to $99,999
  • 273$100,000 to $124,999
  • 118$125,000 to $149,999
  • 81$150,000 to $199,999
  • 18$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 33853

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 33853
  • 10Less than $10,000
  • 7$10,000 to $14,999
  • 1$15,000 to $19,999
  • 6$20,000 to $24,999
  • 24$25,000 to $29,999
  • 30$30,000 to $34,999
  • 53$35,000 to $39,999
  • 63$40,000 to $49,999
  • 73$50,000 to $59,999
  • 187$60,000 to $69,999
  • 132$70,000 to $79,999
  • 125$80,000 to $89,999
  • 138$90,000 to $99,999
  • 199$100,000 to $124,999
  • 143$125,000 to $149,999
  • 240$150,000 to $174,999
  • 133$175,000 to $199,999
  • 142$200,000 to $249,999
  • 139$250,000 to $299,999
  • 38$300,000 to $399,999
  • 25$400,000 to $499,999
  • 5$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 33853

  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 33853
  • 54Less than $100
  • 54$100 to $149
  • 15$200 to $249
  • 26$250 to $299
  • 46$300 to $349
  • 57$350 to $399
  • 118$400 to $449
  • 98$450 to $499
  • 338$500 to $549
  • 172$550 to $599
  • 215$600 to $649
  • 138$650 to $699
  • 71$700 to $749
  • 54$750 to $799
  • 152$800 to $899
  • 63$1,000 to $1,249
  • 8$1,250 to $1,499
  • 42$1,500 to $1,999
  • 51$2,000 to $2,499
  • 21$2,500 to $2,999
  • 185No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2017: $757.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2017 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $162,474
  • Black or African American householders: $99,198
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $160,432
  • Asian householders: $134,918
  • Some other race householders: $126,550
  • Two or more races householders: $100,831
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $119,406

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $119,202
33853:

$119,202
Florida:

$214,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $78,107 - $185,672

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $199,281
Here:

$199,281
State:

$311,235

Townhouses or other attached units: $131,962
Here:

$131,962
State:

$231,951

In 2-unit structures: $134,747
Here:

$134,747
State:

$217,824

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $130,167
Here:

$130,167
State:

$219,642

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $266,369
Here:

$266,369
State:

$295,429

Mobile homes: $57,998
Here:

$57,998
State:

$68,147

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $23,195
Here:

$23,195
State:

$51,890
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 33853
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,131
  • One, attached: 144
  • Two: 491
  • 3 or 4: 325
  • 5 to 9: 325
  • 10 to 19: 73
  • 20 to 49: 133
  • 50 or more: 123
  • Mobile homes: 138

Unemployment: 8.3%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 33853

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 33853
  • 73.6%3,702Drove a car alone
  • 8.3%417Carpooled
  • 0.4%22Bus or trolley bus
  • 0.2%10Taxi
  • 0.4%18Motorcycle
  • 0.1%3Bicycle
  • 2.4%121Walked
  • 8.3%416Other means
  • 6.6%334Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 33853

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 33853
  • 364Less than 5 minutes
  • 6105 to 9 minutes
  • 72210 to 14 minutes
  • 92515 to 19 minutes
  • 40920 to 24 minutes
  • 11125 to 29 minutes
  • 75130 to 34 minutes
  • 7935 to 39 minutes
  • 10640 to 44 minutes
  • 40545 to 59 minutes
  • 15460 to 89 minutes
  • 6090 or more minutes

Neighborhoods in zip code 33853:

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 93.0%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 11,973
  • In family households: 10,006 (1,094 male householders, 1,409 female householders)
    1,562 spouses, 4,300 children (3,830 natural, 121 adopted, 350 stepchildren), 557 grandchildren, 296 brothers or sisters, 275 parents, 166 other relatives, 345 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,966 (839 male householders (747 living alone)), 875 female householders (788 living alone)), 248 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 220 (318 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 957 2-persons, 491 3-persons, 404 4-persons, 375 5-persons, 256 6-persons, 17 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 1,534 1-person, 178 2-persons

1,680 married couples with children.
1,408 single-parent households (555 men, 853 women).

80.4% of residents of 33853 zip code speak English at home.
18.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (52% very well, 18% well, 6% not well, 23% not at all).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% very well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (55% very well, 45% not well).

Foreign born population: 1,432 (11.7%)
(36.6% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

11.7%
Whole state:

20.9%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 31%El Salvador
  • 10%Haiti
  • 6%Colombia
  • 3%France
  • 3%Dominica
  • 2%Nicaragua
  • 2%St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Most common first ancestries reported in 33853
  • 20%American
  • 3%Jamaican
  • 3%English
  • 3%German
  • 2%Irish
  • 2%African
  • 2%European
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1162010 or later
  • 5592000 to 2009
  • 4291990 to 1999
  • 667Before 1990

Zip code 33853 topographic map

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • INSILCO TECHNOLOGIES - ITG GLOBAL DIVISION (2800 US HWY 27 N in LAKE WALES, FL)
    STATE MASTER (FDM) - CHAZ-FLD982117632, HAZARDOUS WASTE REGULATION PROGRAM, WAFR-FLR05B564, NPDES STORMWATER PROGRAM, NPDES STORMWATER PERMIT
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business SIC classification: CURRENT-CARRYING WIRING DEVICES; ELECTRONIC COMPONENTS
    Business NAICS classification: CURRENT-CARRYING WIRING DEVICE MANUFACTURING.
    Organizations: INSILCO TECHNOLOGIES ITG GLOBAL DIV, INSILCO TECHNOLOGIES INC (CONTACT/APPLICANT) , JEFFERY HERMAN (CONTACT/OWNER) , INSILCO CORP (CONTACT/OWNER) , INSILCO TECHNOLOGIES INC (CONTACT/PERMIT)
    Alternative names: ESCOD INDUSTRIES, ESCOD INDUSTRIES INC, INSILCO TECHNOLOGIES ITG GLOBA
  • CITRUS WORLD INCORPORATED (650 U.S. HWY. 27 in LAKE WALES, FL)
    AIR MAJOR (AIRS/AFS)
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-04-2000-0528, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: CROP PREPARATION SERVICES FOR MARKET, EXCEPT COTTON GINNING; FROZEN FRUITS, FRUIT JUICES, AND VEGETABLES; PREPARED FEEDS AND FEED INGREDIENTS FOR ANIMALS AND FOWLS, EXCEPT DOGS AND CATS
    Business NAICS classification: FROZEN FRUIT, JUICE, AND VEGETABLE MANUFACTURING.
    Organizations: FRED FULKS (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • CITROSUCO NORTH AMERICA INCORPORATED ALCOMA DIVISION (5937 HIGHWAY 60 EAST in LAKE WALES, FL)
    AIR MAJOR (AIRS/AFS)
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-04-2003-2013, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: CANNED FRUITS, VEGETABLES, PRESERVES, JAMS, AND JELLIES; FROZEN FRUITS, FRUIT JUICES, AND VEGETABLES
    Business NAICS classification: FROZEN FRUIT, JUICE, AND VEGETABLE MANUFACTURING.
    Organizations: NON NOTIFIED (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: ALCOMA PACKING CO INC, CITROSUCO N A INCORPORATED ALCOMA DIVISION, Citrosuco North America, Inc.
  • HIGHLANDS OIL CO INC (1130 N SCENIC in LAKE WALES, FL)
    STATE MASTER (FDM) - CHAZ-FLR000044016, HAZARDOUS WASTE REGULATION PROGRAM
    TRANSPORTER (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    USED OIL PROGRAM (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business SIC classification: PETROLEUM AND PETROLEUM PRODUCTS WHOLESALERS, EXCEPT BULK STATIONS AND TERMINALS; SERVICES
    Business NAICS classification: ALL OTHER INFORMATION SERVICES.
    Organizations: MID STATE ENERGY INC (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: HIGHLANDS OIL CO USED OIL DIV
  • OAKLEY GROVES INC (101 ABC RD in LAKE WALES, FL)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business SIC classification: TRUCKING, EXCEPT LOCAL
    Organizations: FRANK MISLYAN (CONTACT/OWNER) , BOB HONOUR, DIR-MGR (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: OAKLEY TRANSPORT INC
  • LAKE WALES SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL (#1 HIGHLANDER WAY in LAKE WALES, FL)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-1721
    Organizations: POLK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • HILLCREST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (1051 STATE ROAD 60, EAST in LAKE WALES, FL)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-1361
    Organizations: POLK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • JANIE HOWARD WILSON SCHOOL (306 FLORIDA AVE in LAKE WALES, FL)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-1401
    Organizations: POLK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • POLK AVENUE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (110 E POLK AVE in LAKE WALES, FL)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-1351
    Organizations: POLK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • ROOSEVELT ACADEMY OF LEADERSHIP AND APPLIED TECHNO (115 E ST in LAKE WALES, FL)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-1381
    Organizations: POLK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • MCLAUGHLIN MIDDLE SCHOOL (800 S 4TH ST in LAKE WALES, FL)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-1341
    Organizations: POLK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • SPOOK HILL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (321 E NORTH AVE in LAKE WALES, FL)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-1371
    Organizations: POLK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • CITRUS WORLD INC FLORIDA'S NATURAL GROWERS LAKE WALES DIV (20205 US HWY 27 S in LAKE WALES, FL)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: FROZEN FRUITS, FRUIT JUICES, AND VEGETABLES
    Organizations: FLORIDA NATURAL GROWERS (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: CITRUS WORLD INC., FLORIDA NATURAL GROWERS

Zip code 33853 marital status for males
Zip code 33853 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0.4%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0.7%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 93.8%Electricity
  • 3.8%Utility gas
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%No fuel used

Population in 1990: 32,570. Population change in the 1990s: +1,869 (+5.7%).

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

  • This state: 6,402
  • Northeast: 1,129
  • Midwest: 1,131
  • South: 1,560
  • West: 92

53% of the 33853 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 62% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Florida.

81% of the 33853 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 62% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 21% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 15% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 2% moved from abroad.

Year householders moved into unit in Lake Wales, FL (33853)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 171
Here:

10.2%
Florida:

13.2%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 10
Here:

1.7%
Florida:

11.6%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 272
Here:

50.1%
Florida:

20.0%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Class of Workers in 2017
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 94,377Legal occupations
  • 86,843Business and financial operations occupations
  • 70,424Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 69,247Management occupations
  • 62,413Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 57,205Transportation occupations

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

  • PBG OF CENTRAL FLORIDA INC (331 S 1ST ST in LAKE WALES, FL) : $14,121,504 in 23 contracts from 2004 to 2005
    Contracts for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Family Housing Facilities by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only, Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $14,650,000; 2005: -$528,496; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $3,000,000 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Family Housing Facilities. Signed on 2004-10-29. Completion date: 2005-04-29.
    $3,000,000 with Army for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Family Housing Facilities. Signed on 2004-10-29. Completion date: 2005-04-29.
    $1,000,000, same as above. Signed on 2004-11-16. Completion date: 2005-04-29.
    $1,000,000, same as above. Signed on 2004-11-30. Completion date: 2005-04-29.
  • CITRUS WORLD, INC (20205 HWY 27 in LAKE WALES, FL) : $13,815,385 in 34 contracts from 1999 to 2005
    Contracts for Fruits and Vegetables, Non-Food Items For Resale, Food Items For Resale, Dairy Foods and Eggs by Agricultural Marketing Service (disused code), Agricultural Marketing Service, Defense Commissary Agency
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $3,449,000; 2002: $218,272; 2003: $2,365,261; 2004: $6,771,010; 2005: $901,842; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $2,925,000 with Agricultural Marketing Service (disused code) for Fruits and Vegetables. Signed on 2001-09-15. Completion date: 2002-06-15.
    $2,316,473 with Agricultural Marketing Service for Fruits and Vegetables. Signed on 2004-02-18. Completion date: 2004-10-31.
    $1,802,240, same as above. Signed on 2004-03-02. Completion date: 2004-10-31.
    $1,087,650, same as above. Signed on 2003-12-19. Completion date: 2004-03-31.

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (250-499 employees: 1 establishment, 50-99 employees: 1 establishment, 20-49 employees: 3 establishments, 10-19 employees: 5 establishments, 5-9 employees: 3 establishments, 1-4 employees: 2 establishments)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (50-99: 3, 20-49: 4, 10-19: 4, 5-9: 3, 1-4: 4)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: General Medical and Surgical Hospitals (250-499: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Nursing Care Facilities (100-249: 1, 50-99: 1, 10-19: 1)
  • Utilities: Fossil Fuel Electric Power Generation (100-249: 1, 10-19: 1)

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

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 189 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 12 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 8 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 290 people in nursing homes
  • 91 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 31 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 20 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 19 people in unknown juvenile institutions

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 3
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
  • Fatalities: 3
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 7
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 4
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 8
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 4
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 13
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full and 16 partial 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 ORIGINATED168$118,891222$119,737513$142,07641$47,3711$110,000122$123,162126$54,964
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED12$124,30319$137,01066$155,1764$23,6580$019$196,7459$71,813
APPLICATIONS DENIED56$119,35059$100,333387$150,28665$54,6061$5,000,00071$113,54084$51,878
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN30$140,21240$128,992174$154,94210$132,9580$026$126,70511$84,280
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS8$88,8218$136,54838$156,8361$132,4000$011$145,4065$105,782
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 12 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED10$164,1684$147,3452$178,360
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$120,9702$115,1351$97,610
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$331,3541$83,4300$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$48,2900$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 33853
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 33853 - Value
Most common first names in zip code 33853 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William23474.8 years
John22874.1 years
James22571.1 years
Mary19878.5 years
Robert18072.7 years
Charles13872.4 years
George12675.7 years
Joseph9175.8 years
Margaret8576.7 years
Helen8277.7 years
Most common last names in zip code 33853 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith12875.4 years
Jones10574.8 years
Johnson8770.7 years
Williams8676.1 years
Brown6874.8 years
Davis6773.3 years
Miller4275.7 years
Thomas4074.8 years
White3776.9 years
Allen3171.9 years
Businesses in zip code 33853
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's2
Advance Auto Parts1Nike2
Arby's1Pac Sun1
AutoZone1Payless1
Bath & Body Works1Pizza Hut1
CVS1Publix Super Markets1
Charlotte Russe1Spencer Gifts1
Curves1Super 81
Dennys1Taco Bell1
Domino's Pizza1Toys"R"Us1
FedEx3True Value1
Foot Locker1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS4
Home Depot1Victoria's Secret1
IHOP1Walgreens1
KFC1YMCA1
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