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ZIP Code 33809

Primary City:Lakeland, FL (View All Cities)
County: Polk County
Timezone: Eastern (1:02am)
Area code: 863 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:28.2, -82.0
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 33809

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 33809. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 33809. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 33809, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Lakeland, FL

Stats and Demographics for the 33809 ZIP Code

ZIP code 33809 is located in east Florida and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 33809 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 33809 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,929
Population Density 328 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,810
Median Home Value $130,700
Land Area 88.33 sq mi
Water Area 1.50 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,396
Median Household Income $47,027

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7868479481,0418477666678259511,087990905821712580462437326
Female7077979309348838397319099711,1001,055976896829651585555583
Total1,4931,6441,8781,9751,7301,6051,3981,7341,9222,1872,0451,8811,7171,5411,2311,047992909

Gender

 Male 13,998 48%
 Female 14,931 52%
Gender

Race

 White 24,810 85.8%
 Black Or African American 2,094 7.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 101 0.3%
 Asian 505 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.1%
 Other Race 754 2.6%
 Two Or More Races 650 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner805271,1661,7581,7431,4611,078367
Renter371772653565294166183212
Total4511,2991,8192,3232,0371,6271,261579

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,146 54%
 Single Guardian 1,839 16%
 Singles 2,743 24%
 Singles With Roommate 668 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,884 69%
 Households with Kids 3,512 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male141146187156148154168176201203188189183185214219212235161168
Female149126130153147152160160178178197165208182176188226176168187
Total290272317309295306328336379381385354391367390407438411329355

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 33809 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 33809 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 33809 real estate data, the median home value of $130,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 33809. Rentals in 33809 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 33809 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,616 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 304 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,236 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,944 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,216 25%
 Households Vacant 1,414 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 427 30.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 0.6%
 For Sale Only 289 20.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 2.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 374 26.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 287 20.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 83 3%
 1 Bedroom 525 16%
 2 Bedroom 1,545 47%
 3+ Bedroom 1,134 34%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $47,027 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 33809 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 33809 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 8,785 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,384 23%
 No Earnings 9,752 41%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 8,785 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,384 23%
 No Earnings 9,752 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,831 96.4%
 Public transportation 32 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 53 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 100 0.8%
 Worked at Home 253 2.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,125 11.8%
 High School Graduate 5,380 56.7%
 Associate's degree 1,020 10.7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,326 14.0%
 Master's degree 517 5.4%
 Professional school degree 89 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 37 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,129 84.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 530 10.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 248 5.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 33809

ZIP Code 33809 is in the Polk School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 33809.

Edgar L. Padgett Elementary
110 Leelon Rd
Lakeland, FL 33809
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Polk School District
Lake Gibson Middle School
6901 Socrum Loop Rd North
Lakeland, FL 33809
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Polk School District
Wendell Watson Elementary School
6800 Walt Williams Rd
Lakeland, FL 33809
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Polk School District
Lake Gibson Senior High School
7007 Socrum Loop Rd North
Lakeland, FL 33809
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Polk School District
Lake Gibson Step Up Academy
7007 North Socrum Loop Rd
Lakeland, FL 33809
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Polk School District
Excel Christian Academy
6505 Odom Rd
Lakeland, FL 33809
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Crossroads School- Lakeland
6949 Old Polk City Rd
Lakeland, FL 33809
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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