Demographics

People

Total Population1,932
Male Share of the Population52.5%
Female Share of the Population47.5%
Senior Citizens22.7%
Employed Population 16+609
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married42.9%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.4%
Median Earnings25+$18,837
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$19,583
Median Earnings With High School Degree$16,161

Wealth

Median Family Income$38,906
% Above Poverty Level57.7%
% Below Poverty Level42.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time15 minutes
% Working from Home4.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone34%
Median Gross Rent$751
Median House Value$79,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)51.6%
Irish13%
English10.1%
German6.3%
Italian4.4%
French Except Basque1.5%
Polish0.9%
African0.9%
Austrian0.8%
Norwegian0.7%
Scottish0.6%
Swedish0.5%
Welsh0.4%
Dutch0.4%
Australian0.4%
Swiss0.3%
Arab0.3%
Canadian0.2%
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Lake Placid Almanac

CategoryValue
County Highlands County
Standard Zip Codes33852
P.O. Box Zip Codes33862
Phone Area Codes863
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude27.29
Approximate Longitude-81.36

Lake Placid Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationARCHBOLD BIO STATION
Distance7.6 miles
Jan Temp46 to 75 F
Apr Temp53 to 86 F
Jul Temp67 to 94 F
Oct Temp61 to 87 F
Annual Precip50.6 inches
StationAVON PARK 2 W
Distance23.7 miles
Jan Temp48 to 73 F
Apr Temp59 to 83 F
Jul Temp72 to 91 F
Oct Temp64 to 84 F
Annual Precip49 inches
StationARCADIA
Distance31.4 miles
Jan Temp48 to 73 F
Apr Temp57 to 83 F
Jul Temp71 to 91 F
Oct Temp64 to 85 F
Annual Precip49.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Avon Park10,386$35,093
Sebring10,636$40,828

Lake Placid Hospitals

Florida Hospital Heartland Medical Center At Lake Placid
(Non-profit)
1210 Us 27 N
(863) 465-3777

Lake Placid Public Schools

Lake Country Elementary School
516 County Road 29
ZIP: 33852
(863) 699-5050
Primary
Total Enrollment 580
Lake Placid Elementary School
101 Green Dragon Dr
ZIP: 33852
(863) 699-5070
Primary
Total Enrollment 846
Lake Placid High School
202 Green Dragon Dr
ZIP: 33852
(863) 699-5010
High
Total Enrollment 792
Lake Placid Middle School
201 S Tangerine Ave
ZIP: 33852
(863) 699-5030
Middle
Total Enrollment 618

Lake Placid Private Schools

American Heritage Private School
140 Dunty Rd
ZIP: 33852
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 21
Lake Placid Christian School
148 E Interlake Blvd
ZIP: 33852
Elementary
Total Enrollment 42
Lakeview Christian School
503 Kent Ave
ZIP: 33852
Elementary
Total Enrollment 84
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