Lake Placid demographics profile

StatisticLake PlacidFloridaNational
Population density (sq mi)64529491
Median age32.041.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1846%38%43%
Speak English55%72%79%
Speak Spanish44%21%13%
Lake Placid, FL has a population of 2,321 and is the 10,215th largest city in the United States. The population density is 645 per sq mi which is 120% higher than the Florida average and 612% higher than the national average. The median age in Lake Placid is 32 which is approximately 23% lower than the Florida average of 42. In Lake Placid, 54% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 55% speak English and 44% speak Spanish. 44% of Lake Placid residents were born in Florida, 31% were born out of state, 3% were born outside of the United States and 23% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Lake Placid is 120% higher than Florida.
  • The median age in Lake Placid is 23% lower than Florida.
  • In Lake Placid 80.78% of the population is White.
  • In Lake Placid 7.97% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Lake Placid 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Lake Placid population breakdown by race

RaceLake PlacidFloridaNational
Black or African American7.97%16.14%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.27%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.06%0.18%
Mixed race3.40%2.48%3.06%
Other race7.84%2.54%4.75%
In Lake Placid, 45.9% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Lake Placid, FL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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