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Highlands County, FL

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Highlands County, FL
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatSebring, FL
  • Population98,786
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 1016.6100
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 97.2000

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)201098,786601 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)201097.20929 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)201810.5%797 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)201820.8%377 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201333 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20194.5%835 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)20161,559.70121 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201633.3%453 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)201610.101214 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201839.2%2477 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)201611318 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)201510.8%2469 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201839.0%95 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$117,401,000.00852 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)201711287 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201194.131206 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201993.9%244 of 1006
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201110.622231 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2017$260,403.63183 of 435
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$1,477,919,000.00636 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20102.4%1018 of 2773
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201236.4%641 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201813660 of 1961
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2017-201823337 of 389
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)20101,150777 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)2019131,926.401324 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$238,000,000.00413 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$2,573,000,000.00526 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$31,000,000.00767 of 2178
Population (County)2050181,000461 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$170,983.002100 of 3112
Total Employees (County)205076,000597 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)205012,000537 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)2050121485 of 2780
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