City of Lake Wales Florida
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City of Lake Wales, Florida Economic Development Department
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Demographics

Lake Wales - City Limits (+ 3 mile radius)
General Income
Population 14,830 Per Capita $17,000
Households 5,863 Avg Family Household $41,834
Families 4,894 Median Family Household $25,543
Housing Units 5,449
Household Size 2.48

Over 31 percent of the population is between the ages of 21 and 50.




Lake Wales - 10 mile ring
General Income
Population 60,304 Per Capita $18,232
Households 23,937 Avg Family Household $44,941
Families 20,710 Median Family Household $28,924
Housing Units 22,091
Household Size 2.5

Over 32 percent of the population is between the ages of 21 and 50.



Polk County

Polk County 1997 retail sales figure is $4.9 billion
Polk County total population is 405,382
Average household income is $31,837
Thirty percent of the County population is under the age of 24




Visit the website of our new 165-acre Longleaf Business Park. For information about the Business Park and other economic development opportunities in Lake Wales, Florida, the Lake Wales Economic Development Council at (863) 676-3445, or send e-mail inquiries




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