Demographics

People

Total Population2,433
Male Share of the Population54.7%
Female Share of the Population45.3%
Senior Citizens16.3%
Employed Population 16+903
Age of the Population32

Families

% of people married36.5%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher17.1%
Median Earnings25+$14,421
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$11,364
Median Earnings With High School Degree$14,637

Wealth

Median Family Income$31,346
% Above Poverty Level42.4%
% Below Poverty Level57.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time17 minutes
% Working from Home2.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.6%
% Using Public Transportation19.6%

Housing

People Living Alone31.3%
Median Gross Rent$704
Median House Value$69,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)58.9%
Irish9.4%
German8.3%
English7.1%
Italian2.7%
Bahamian1.4%
West Indian1.4%
African1%
Polish0.7%
French Except Basque0.7%
Swedish0.5%
Canadian0.5%
Scottish0.5%
Jamaican0.3%
Russian0.3%
Australian0.3%
Portuguese0.3%
Austrian0.3%
Swiss0.2%
Finnish0.2%
Welsh0.2%
Norwegian0.1%
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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 Park10,152$33,734
Sebring10,469$35,580

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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