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Population of Highland City, Florida

StateFlorida
Land Area (mi²)7.8 sq mi
Density (mi²)1,623.2/sq mi
2022 Growth Rate1.22% (152)
Growth Since 202011.12% (1267)
Rank in State290th
Rank in Country3416th

The population of Highland City, FL in 2022 is estimated to be 12,659. This is an increase of 1.22% (152 people) compared to the population in 2021.

Population of Highland City by Race

Population by Race
  • Total
  • Hispanic
  • Non-Hispanic
Race
Population
Percentage

Population of Highland City by Age

Highland City Population Pyramid 2022
Highland City Median Age
37.4
Total
35.9
Male
38.4
Female
Highland City Sex Ratio
49.17%
5,602
Male
50.83%
5,790
Female
Highland City Age Dependency Ratio
18.6
Old Age Dependency Ratio
39.6
Child Dependency Ratio
Highland City Adults
8,541
Adults
(1,338 of whom are seniors) in Highland City.

Population of Highland City by Year

Year
PopulationGrowthAnnual Growth Rate

Poverty Rate of Highland City

Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
  • 8.78%

    Overall Poverty Rate

  • 10.16%

    Male Poverty Rate

  • 7.44%

    Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Highland City

While the overall poverty rate of Highland City is 8.78%, the rate varies greatly by race. The percentage of people who fell below the poverty line is highest for () and is lowest for (0%).

Across all races and ethnicities, the female poverty rate (7.44%) is generally higher than the male poverty rate (10.16%).

Poverty Rate of Highland City by Employment Status and Sex

1.31%
Female Employed
32.85%
Female Unemployed
6.53%
Male Employed
22.07%
Male Unemployed

Poverty Rate of Highland City by Education

19.24%
Less Than 9th Grade
10.76%
High School
4.93%
Some College
6.89%
Bachelors or Greater

Language of Highland City

  • All Ages
  • 5-17
  • 18-64
  • 65+
Top Languages in Highland City

The most common language spoken in Highland City is English, with 85.45% of people speaking Only English. In addition, 11.17% of people speak Spanish, coming in second.

Educational Attainment of Highland City by Race

  • Percentage
  • Count
Race
Total
High School
Bachelors

students have the highest high school graduation rate of all races and ethnicities in Highland City, at .

Compared to other races and ethnicities, students have the highest bachelor's degree rate at .

Educational Attainment of Highland City by Sex (over 25)

Education AttainedCountPercentage
Graduate Degree85611.14%
Bachelors Degree139418.14%
Associates Degree107513.99%
Some College121515.81%
High School Graduate249132.41%
9th to 12th Grade3885.05%
Less Than 9th Grade2673.47%

Earnings Statistics of Highland City by Educational Attainment

Education AttainedAverageMaleFemale

$41,061

Average Earnings

$50,556

Average Male

$37,064

Average Female

Employment of Highland City by Education

  • Labor Force Participation
  • Employment Rate
  • Unemployment Rate

Employment of Highland City by Age

  • Labor Force Participation
  • Employment Rate
  • Unemployment Rate
67.1%
Labor Force Participation
63.2%
Employment Rate
5.8%
Unemployment Rate

Employment of Highland City by Race

  • Labor Force Participation
  • Employment Rate
  • Unemployment Rate

Marital Status of Highland City

Marriage Rates

  • 53.3%

    Overall Marriage Rate

  • 56.7%

    Male Marriage Rate

  • 50.2%

    Female Marriage Rate

Highland City Marriage

In Highland City, 56.7% of males have never been married, a higher rate than females who have never been married.

Females are more likely to be married at age 45-54, while males are more likely to be married at age 45-54.

Households and Families of Highland City

Highland City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Highland City Household Types

Type
Owner
Renter
80.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Households of Highland City by Type

3.46
Average Family Size
3.12
Average Family Size
Type
Count
PercentageOwned