Osceola County vs. Polk County

Osceola County (FL)Polk County (FL)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)367,990708,009
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)37.0%17.6%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)268,683602,098
Population, Census, April 1, 2010268,685602,095
Persons under 5 years, percent6.2%5.8%
Persons under 18 years, percent24.4%22.1%
Persons 65 years and over, percent13.2%20.2%
Female persons, percent50.7%51.0%
White alone, percent79.4%78.9%
Black or African American alone, percent13.9%16.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.8%0.7%
Asian alone, percent2.9%1.9%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.3%0.1%
Two or More Races, percent2.8%2.2%
Hispanic or Latino, percent55.3%23.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent30.8%57.9%
Veterans, 2014-201816,49748,252
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-201820.0%10.0%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)153,495299,421
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201861.1%68.5%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$179,800$135,400
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,364$1,223
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$457$417
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$1,188$944
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201326.8%14.3%
Building permits, 20189,7595,331
Households, 2014-201899,158231,260
Persons per household, 2014-20183.402.84
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201884.5%85.4%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-201850.0%21.4%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201885.6%85.5%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201876.8%66.6%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201886.8%84.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201820.5%20.0%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201810.8%10.6%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent16.2%15.8%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201862.6%54.9%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201857.3%49.9%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)866,909797,909
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)1,301,6693,015,202
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)2,460,97310,601,329
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)3,236,2216,495,278
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$11,260$10,542
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201832.826.8
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$50,063$48,500
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$21,331$23,812
Persons in poverty, percent13.4%15.7%
Total employer establishments, 20176,27911,676
Total employment, 201780,578182,922
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)2,576,5687,363,953
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20174.8%0.6%
Total nonemployer establishments, 201736,45246,177
All firms, 201230,22944,644
Men-owned firms, 201214,49022,629
Women-owned firms, 201212,71116,894
Minority-owned firms, 201219,55715,294
Nonminority-owned firms, 20129,93827,856
Veteran-owned firms, 20122,1414,415
Nonveteran-owned firms, 201227,25538,188
Black-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%7.1%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20070.6%0.0%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 20075.4%3.3%
Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 200737.6%12.8%
Women-owned firms, percent, 200729.0%25.4%
Population per square mile, 2010202.4334.9
Land area in square miles, 20101,327.451,797.84

Source: United States Census Bureau

About this page: Side-by-side comparison between Osceola county (FL) and Polk county (FL) using the main population, demographic, and social indicators from the United States Census Bureau.