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Polk County, FL

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Polk County, FL
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatBartow, FL
  • Population602,095
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 1797.8399
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 334.8999

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)2010602,095105 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)2010334.90386 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)201816.1%597 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)201823.6%332 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201322 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20193.7%1516 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)20161,005.601951 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201628.8%1203 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)201612.40722 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201826.9%3021 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)20165363 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)201513.2%2042 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201823.0%975 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$983,261,000.00155 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)201711287 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201193.671365 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201981.8%668 of 1006
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)20181820 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201110.802147 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2008$51,021.22929 of 1058
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$6,717,782,000.00206 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20102.5%947 of 2773
Attendance to Arts and Culture Events (County)2015930,67947 of 109
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201237.8%484 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201850204 of 1961
Inmates Executed, All Races (Cumulative Since 1977) (County)1977-2018730 of 198
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2017-201825751 of 389
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)20108,96094 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)2019151,056.911241 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$565,000,000.00240 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$12,134,000,000.00137 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$903,000,000.00162 of 2178
Population (County)2050905,00091 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$178,701.001838 of 3112
Total Employees (County)2050439,000145 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)205076,00094 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)2050846104 of 2780
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