Lake Worth, FL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Lake Worth, Florida Info Snack

Population
38,010
Unemployment
6.5%
Poverty
24.4%
Median Home
$194,300
Median Income
$42,500
Median Rent
$1,126

Lake Worth SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
3
Diversity
9.5
Safety
3
Amenities
9.5
Education
5
Commute
6

Lake Worth, FL Crime Report

1,610
Total Crimes
4,159.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
67.96%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Lake Worth
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,610 4,159.9 2,524.1 2,476.7
Violent Crime 409 1,056.8 378.4 366.7
Murder 6 15.5 5.2 5.0
Robbery 145 374.6 75.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 221 571.0 258.3 250.2
Property Crime 1,201 3,103.1 2,145.7 2,109.9
Burglary 183 472.8 295.2 340.5
Larceny 884 2,284.1 1,668.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 134 346.2 181.8 219.9

Lake Worth, FL Cost Of Living

97
Lake Worth's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Lake Worth Florida National Average
Overall 97 99 100
Services 99 99 100
Groceries 106 105 100
Health 100 100 100
Housing 87 96 100
Transportation 108 98 100
Utilities 98 102 100

Lake Worth, FL Photos

Rankings for Lake Worth in Florida

Map Of Lake Worth, FL

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Population over time in Lake Worth

Year Population % Change
2019 38,010 0.7%
2018 37,728 1.0%
2017 37,354 1.4%
2016 36,838 1.2%
2015 36,403 1.4%
2014 35,903 1.4%
2013 35,401 0.4%
2012 35,246 0.1%
2011 35,220 -0.5%
2010 35,409 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lake Worth

White
34.9% (13,273)
African American
17.9% (6,790)
American Indian
0.1% (47)
Asian
0.9% (333)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (80)
Two Or More
1.5% (555)
Hispanic
44.5% (16,932)
Race Lake Worth FL USA
White 34.9% 53.9% 60.7%
African American 17.9% 15.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.9% 2.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.5% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 44.5% 25.6% 18.0%

Gender in Lake Worth

Female
47.7% (18,145)
Male
52.3% (19,865)
Gender Lake Worth FL USA
Female 47.7% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 52.3% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lake Worth for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
22.0% (8,362)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (3,040)
High School / GED
25.0% (9,502)
Some College
18.0% (6,841)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (3,040)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (4,561)
Master's Degree
5.0% (1,900)
Professional Degree
1.0% (380)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (380)
Education Lake Worth FL USA
< 9th Grade 22.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Lake Worth, Florida

Less than $10,000
6.6% (252,000)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.8% (257,833)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.0% (492,624)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.4% (546,291)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.5% (587,708)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.8% (677,541)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.5% (399,583)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.6% (363,708)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.1% (116,958)
$200,000 or more
2.8% (106,750)
Income Lake Worth FL USA
Less than $10,000 6.6% 6.5% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.8% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.0% 9.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.4% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.5% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.8% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.5% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.6% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.1% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.8% 6.0% 7.7%

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