Winter Haven demographics profile

StatisticWinter HavenFloridaNational
Population density (sq mi)1,15029491
Median age44.041.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1836%38%43%
Speak English83%72%79%
Speak Spanish11%21%13%
Winter Haven, FL has a population of 36,669 and is the 1,148th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,150 per sq mi which is 292% higher than the Florida average and 1169% higher than the national average. The median age in Winter Haven is 44 which is approximately 6% higher than the Florida average of 42. In Winter Haven, 54% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 83% speak English and 11% speak Spanish. 44% of Winter Haven residents were born in Florida, 42% were born out of state, 5% were born outside of the United States and 9% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Winter Haven is 292% higher than Florida.
  • The median age in Winter Haven is 6% higher than Florida.
  • In Winter Haven 66.45% of the population is White.
  • In Winter Haven 27.82% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Winter Haven 1.38% of the population is Asian.

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Winter Haven population breakdown by race

RaceWinter HavenFloridaNational
Black or African American27.82%16.14%12.63%
American Indian0.44%0.27%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.06%0.06%0.18%
Mixed race2.66%2.48%3.06%
Other race1.20%2.54%4.75%
In Winter Haven, 12.8% 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 Winter Haven, FL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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