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People

Total Population 5,213
Male Share of the Population 50%
Female Share of the Population 50%
Senior Citizens 20.6%
Employed Population 16+ 2,017
Age of the Population 35

Families

% of people married 50.5%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 19.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $39,938
% Above Poverty Level 65.8%
% Below Poverty Level 34.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 27 minutes
% Working from Home 2.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.3%
% Using Public Transportation 0.1%

Housing

People Living Alone 21.5%
Median Gross Rent $845
Median House Value $98,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 39%
US/American 0%
English 3.8%
Irish 8.1%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Lake Alfred Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 14 miles E of Lakeland, Florida (center to center)
Nearest Large City 46 miles E of Tampa, Florida
County Polk
Metro Area Lakeland - Winter Haven
Standard Zip Codes 33850
Phone Area Codes 863
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 28.091
Longitude -81.723

Lake Alfred Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station LAKE ALFRED EXP STN
Distance 0.7 miles
Jan Temp 47 to 72 F
Apr Temp 58 to 84 F
Jul Temp 72 to 93 F
Oct Temp 63 to 86 F
Annual Precip 50.2 inches
Station LAKELAND
Distance 12.9 miles
Jan Temp 51 to 74 F
Apr Temp 61 to 86 F
Jul Temp 73 to 95 F
Oct Temp 66 to 87 F
Annual Precip 49.1 inches
Station MOUNTAIN LAKE
Distance 13.3 miles
Jan Temp 49 to 72 F
Apr Temp 58 to 83 F
Jul Temp 71 to 91 F
Oct Temp 64 to 84 F
Annual Precip 47.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Auburndale 14,281 $49,669
Dundee 3,908 $38,536
Eagle Lake 2,486 $52,000
Haines City 21,624 $35,231
Lake Hamilton 1,080 $58,889
Winter Haven 35,835 $48,556

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Lake Alfred High Schools

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HOMER K. ADDAIR CAREER ACADEMY
455 E CUMMINGS STREET
863-295-5988
A Non-traditional School
Serves 369 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.9

FRUITLAND PARK TMH FACILITY
690 3RD STREET
863-965-5566
A Special Education School
Serves 98 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 5.4

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