U.S. Beacon October 18, 2019

Lake Alfred, FL

Polk County, Florida

Latitude: 28.093664     Longitude: -81.724998
Population 3,930 (2005)
Elevation of Lake Alfred, Florida: 170 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:1237525, place: Lake Alfred city, Florida)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 924 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 57 (6.17%)
Kindergarten: 35 (3.79%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 505 (54.65%)
High school (grades 9-12): 191 (20.67%)
College or graduate school: 136 (14.72%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 2,617 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 172 (6.57%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 500 (19.11%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 888 (33.93%)
Some college, no degree: 506 (19.34%)
Associate degree: 142 (5.43%)
Bachelor's degree: 266 (10.16%)
Graduate or professional degree: 143 (5.46%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 74.3%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 15.6%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 3,031 (100%)
Never married: 583 (19.23%)
Now married, except separated: 1,871 (61.73%)
Separated: 21 (0.69%)
Total Widowed: 219 (7.23%)
Widowed Female: 186 (6.14%)
Total Divorced: 337 (11.12%)
Divorced Female: 209 (6.9%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 121 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 62 (51.24%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 2,879 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 492 (17.09%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 786 (100%)
--With a disability: 89 (11.32%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 2,157 (100%)
--With a disability: 632 (29.3%)
----Percent employed: 56.6%
--No disability: 1,525 (70.7%)
----Percent employed: 75.1%
Population 65 years and over: 608 (100%)
--With a disability: 307 (50.49%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 3,598 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 1,827 (50.78%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 1,643 (45.66%)
--Same county: 1,146 (31.85%)
--Different county: 497 (13.81%)
----Same state: 167 (4.64%)
----Different state: 330 (9.17%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 128 (3.56%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 3,884 (100%)
Native: 3,656 (94.13%)
--Born in United States: 3,602 (100%)
----State of residence: 1,604 (41.3%)
----Different state: 1,998 (51.44%)
--Born outside United States: 54 (1.39%)
Foreign born: 228 (5.87%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 80 (2.06%)
--Naturalized citizen: 65 (1.67%)
--Not a citizen: 163 (4.2%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 228 (100%)
Europe: 18 (7.89%)
Asia: 39 (17.11%)
Africa: 0 (0%)
Oceania: 0 (0%)
Latin America: 163 (71.49%)
Northern America: 8 (3.51%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 3,598 (100%)
English only: 3,190 (88.66%)
Language other than English: 408 (11.34%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 184 (5.11%)
--Spanish: 238 (6.61%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 96 (2.67%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 139 (3.86%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 66 (1.83%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 31 (0.86%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 22 (0.61%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 3,884 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 3,805% (97.97%)
Arab: 0 (0%)
Czech: 0 (0%)
Danish: 9 (0.23%)
Dutch: 74 (1.91%)
English: 470 (12.1%)
French (except Basque): 84 (2.16%)
French Canadian: 19 (0.49%)
German: 533 (13.72%)
Greek: 0 (0%)
Hungarian: 6 (0.15%)
Irish: 455 (11.71%)
Italian: 90 (2.32%)
Lithuanian: 0 (0%)
Norwegian: 17 (0.44%)
Polish: 87 (2.24%)
Portuguese: 0 (0%)
Russian: 33 (0.85%)
Scotch-Irish: 57 (1.47%)
Scottish: 65 (1.67%)
Slovak: 0 (0%)
Subsaharan African: 38 (0.98%)
Swedish: 23 (0.59%)
Swiss: 9 (0.23%)
Ukrainian: 6 (0.15%)
United States or American: 468 (12.05%)
Welsh: 26 (0.67%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 172 (4.43%)
Other ancestries: 1,064 (27.39%)

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