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ZIP Code 33844

Primary City:Haines City, FL (View All Cities)
County: Polk County
Timezone: Eastern (1:15pm)
Area code: 863 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:28.1, -81.6
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 33844

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 33844. 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 33844. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 33844, 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:
Haines City, FL

Stats and Demographics for the 33844 ZIP Code

ZIP code 33844 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 33844 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 large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 33844 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 33,804
Population Density 339 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,590
Median Home Value $95,400
Land Area 99.81 sq mi
Water Area 10.52 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,192
Median Household Income $33,055

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3161,2561,1001,1281,0491,0541,0199248761,0121,023852845932904730481268
Female1,2001,1601,0941,0449651,0849739639311,0359699051,0161,079969756509383
Total2,5162,4162,1942,1722,0142,1381,9921,8871,8072,0471,9921,7571,8612,0111,8731,486990651

Gender

 Male 16,769 50%
 Female 17,035 50%
Gender

Race

 White 21,796 64.5%
 Black Or African American 6,595 19.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 149 0.4%
 Asian 307 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 4,206 12.4%
 Two Or More Races 743 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner965971,0201,4531,5241,9461,483403
Renter29797479866444131213945
Total3931,5711,8182,1171,9652,2581,622448

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,459 53%
 Single Guardian 2,449 20%
 Singles 2,604 21%
 Singles With Roommate 680 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,103 66%
 Households with Kids 4,089 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male260256295253271265237224259239223210213215209233247242197218
Female223236254242213230236229252197207230234226205206185216232210
Total483492549495484495473453511436430440447441414439432458429428

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 33844 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 33844 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 33844 real estate data, the median home value of $95,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 33844 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 33844 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 33844 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 33,598 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 105 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 57 0.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 44 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,496 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,026 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,670 22%
 Households Vacant 4,398 27%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,109 25.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 0.3%
 For Sale Only 463 10.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 79 1.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2,182 49.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 549 12.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 106 3%
 1 Bedroom 538 14%
 2 Bedroom 1,905 51%
 3+ Bedroom 1,204 32%
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 $33,055 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 33844 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. However, that is not the case in 33844. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 8,287 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,418 21%
 No Earnings 12,551 48%
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 8,287 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,418 21%
 No Earnings 12,551 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,025 91.2%
 Public transportation 15 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 19 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 697 5.8%
 Worked at Home 327 2.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 3,317 29.8%
 High School Graduate 6,085 54.6%
 Associate's degree 559 5.0%
 Bachelor's degree 804 7.2%
 Master's degree 171 1.5%
 Professional school degree 89 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 113 1.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,025 78.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 497 6.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,126 14.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 33844

ZIP Code 33844 is in the Polk School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 33844.

Shelley S. Boone Middle School
225 22nd St South
Haines City, FL 33844
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Polk School District
Alta Vista Elementary School
801 Scenic Hwy South
Haines City, FL 33844
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Polk School District
Eastside Elementary School
1820 Johnson Ave East
Haines City, FL 33844
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Polk School District
Bethune Academy
900 Ave F
Haines City, FL 33844
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Polk School District
Daniel Jenkins Academy of Technology Middle School
701 Ledwith Ave
Haines City, FL 33844
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Polk School District
Sandhill Elementary School
1801 Tyner Rd
Haines City, FL 33844
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Polk School District
Haines City Headstart Center
1008 Ave D
Haines City, FL 33844
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Polk School District
Haines City Senior High School
2800 Hornet Dr
Haines City, FL 33844
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Polk School District
Haines City Step Up Academy
2800 Hornet Dr
Haines City, FL 33844
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Polk School District
Landmark Christian School
2020 E Hinson Ave
Haines City, FL 33844
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Lighthouse Christian Learning Center
706 Melbourne Ave
Haines City, FL 33844
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Northridge Christian Academy
2250 State Road 17 S
Haines City, FL 33844
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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