Highlands ( Florida )

Please find listed in what follows eighty-one statistical data about the County of Highlands compared with those of the Florida state and those of the whole USA. Values are grouped by categories:

County of Highlands (Florida) Population data

Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2006 = 97,987

Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) = 87,366

Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 10,621 abitanti

Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 12.2%

County of Highlands (Florida) Geography data

Land area, 2000 (square miles) = 1,028.27

Persons per square mile, 2000 = 85.00

County of Highlands (Florida) Population data by age

Resident population under 5 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 4,939

Resident population under 5 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Highlands 5.0%

Florida 6.2%

USA 6.8%

Resident population under 18 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 18,150

Resident population under 18 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Highlands 18.5%

Florida 22.2%

USA 24.6%

Resident Population 65 years and over (July 1) 2006 = 30,511

Resident population 65 years and over, percent (July 1) 2006

Highlands 31.1%

Florida 16.8%

USA 12.4%

County of Highlands (Florida) Population data by sex

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006 = 51.0%

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006

Highlands 51.0%

Florida 50.9%

USA 50.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006 = 49%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006

Highlands 49%

Florida 49.1%

USA 49.3%

County of Highlands (Florida) Miscellanea

Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) = 22,763

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 = 23 minutes.

County of Highlands (Florida) Population data by races

Resident population White alone (July 1) 2006 = 85,995

Resident population White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Highlands 87.8%

Florida 80.2%

USA 80.1%

Resident population Black alone (July 1) 2006 = 9,409

Resident population Black alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Highlands 9.6%

Florida 15.8%

USA 12.8%

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1) 2006 = 470

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Highlands 0.5%

Florida 0.4%

USA 1.0%

Resident population Asian alone (July 1) 2006 = 1,266

Resident population Asian alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Highlands 1.3%

Florida 2.2%

USA 4.4%

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1) 2006 = 41

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Highlands 0.0%

Florida 0.1%

USA 0.2%

Resident population Two or more races (July 1) 2006 = 806

Resident population Two or more races, percent (July 1) 2006

Highlands 0.8%

Florida 1.3%

USA 1.6%

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1) 2006 = 14,963

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin, percent (July 1) 2006

Highlands 15.3%

Florida 20.2%

USA 14.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1) 2006 = 71,919

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006 = 73.4%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Highlands 73.4%

Florida 61.3%

USA 66.4%

County of Highlands (Florida) More population data

Births 2004 = 974

Deaths 2004 = 1,381

Infant deaths under one year 2004 = 6

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) = 52.9%

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample)

Highlands 52.9%

Florida 48.9%

USA 54.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) = 9.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample)

Highlands 9.1%

Florida 16.7%

USA 11.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) = 13.9%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample)

Highlands 13.9%

Florida 23.1%

USA 17.9%

County of Highlands (Florida) Incomes data (NAICS - North American Industry Classification System)

Personal Income (NAICS) 2005 = Mil.$ 2,250

Per capita personal income (NAICS) 2005 = $ 23,511

County of Highlands (Florida) Housing data

Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2006 = 53,116

Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 4,270

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 8.7%

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006

Highlands 8.7%

Florida 16.8%

USA 9.0%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count) = 79.7%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count)

Highlands 79.7%

Florida 70.1%

USA 66.2%

Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) = $ 72,800

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) = 11%

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample)

Highlands 11%

Florida 30%

USA 26%

County of Highlands (Florida) Households data

Households 2000 (complete count) = 37,471

Persons per household 2000 (complete count) = 2.30

Per capita income in 1999 = $ 17,222

Median household income 2004 = $ 30,343

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004 = 13.1%

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004

Highlands 13.1%

Florida 11.9%

USA 12.7%

County of Highlands (Florida) Educational attainment

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 = 74.5%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000

Highlands 74.5%

Florida 79.9%

USA 80.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 13.6%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000

Highlands 13.6%

Florida 22.3%

USA 24.4%

County of Highlands (Florida) Labor and Employment

Civilian labor force 2006 = 41,684

Civilian labor force unemployment 2006 = 1,490

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006 = 3.6%

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006

Highlands 3.6%

Florida 3.3%

USA 4.6%

Employment in all industries (NAICS) 2005 = 40,146

Employment in all industries (NAICS), net change 2000(SIC)- 2005 = 6,006

Employment in government and government enterprises (NAICS) 2005 = 4,198

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2005 (thousands dollars) = $ 1,075,014

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2005 (in thousands dollars) = $ 26,778

Private nonfarm establishments 2005 = 2,093

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005 = 20,571

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005 = -51.1%

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005

Highlands -51.1%

Florida 14.3%

USA 2.0%

Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) establishments, 2005 = 5,410

Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 63,160

Total number of firms 2002 = 6,020

Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 6.9%

Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 26.5%

Manufacturing: total (NAICS 31-33) - value of shipments 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 227,144

Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 0

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 737,104

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 = $ 8,184

New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2006 (20,000-place universe) = 1,540

Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2006 (20,000-place universe) (thousands dollars) = $ 257,722

Land in farms (NAICS) 2002(acres)(not adjusted) = 576,900

Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2004 (thousands dollars) = $ 688,484

Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2004 = $ 7,393

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