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People

Total Population 2,224
Male Share of the Population 47.9%
Female Share of the Population 52.1%
Senior Citizens 8.5%
Employed Population 16+ 689
Age of the Population 30

Families

% of people married 41.8%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 11.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $31,767
% Above Poverty Level 68.2%
% Below Poverty Level 31.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 24 minutes
% Working from Home 0.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 6.1%
% Using Public Transportation 0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone 24%
Median Gross Rent $556
Median House Value $79,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 44.6%
US/American 0%
English 4.6%
Irish 10.3%

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

Lake Butler Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 25 miles N of Gainesville, Florida (center to center)
Nearest Large City 46 miles SW of Jacksonville, Florida
County Union
Standard Zip Codes 32054
Phone Area Codes 386
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 30.022
Longitude -82.339

Lake Butler 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 STARKE
Distance 15.6 miles
Jan Temp 40 to 65 F
Apr Temp 53 to 79 F
Jul Temp 70 to 91 F
Oct Temp 59 to 81 F
Annual Precip 50.3 inches
Station HIGH SPRINGS
Distance 20.4 miles
Jan Temp 41 to 68 F
Apr Temp 54 to 82 F
Jul Temp 71 to 91 F
Oct Temp 58 to 82 F
Annual Precip 54.1 inches
Station GAINESVILLE 11 WNW
Distance 25.4 miles
Jan Temp 42 to 67 F
Apr Temp 54 to 81 F
Jul Temp 70 to 92 F
Oct Temp 57 to 83 F
Annual Precip 49.5 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Lake Butler, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Lulu (32061)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Brooker 394 $47,188
La Crosse 261 $51,389
Lawtey 1,051 $44,107
Raiford 121 $27,361
Starke 5,401 $60,111
Worthington Springs 616 $30,889

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

Lake Butler Public Libraries

Library
New River Public Library Cooperative
110 N. LAKE AVE
Lake Butler, Florida
(386) 496-2526

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Lake Butler High Schools

(Sorted by Number of Students)

UNION COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL
1000 S LAKE AVENUE
386-496-3040
Serves 576 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.5

THE OUTPOST
55 SW 6TH STREET
386-496-1300
A Non-traditional School
Serves 15 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 7.5

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