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ZIP Code 33850

Primary City:Lake Alfred, FL (View All Cities)
County: Polk County
Timezone: Eastern (11:39pm)
Area code: 863 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:28.13, -81.73
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 33850

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 33850. 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 33850. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 33850, 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:
Lake Alfred, FL

Stats and Demographics for the 33850 ZIP Code

ZIP code 33850 is located in east Florida and covers a slightly less 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 33850 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 33850 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,519
Population Density 409 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,692
Median Home Value $75,700
Land Area 18.39 sq mi
Water Area 4.21 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,038
Median Household Income $30,339

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male22824320322619522121017720624824124422624423417012164
Female225214218202200227189196185259260244301283211173128103
Total453457421428395448399373391507501488527527445343249167

Gender

 Male 3,701 49%
 Female 3,818 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,655 75.2%
 Black Or African American 1,163 15.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 42 0.6%
 Asian 95 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 408 5.4%
 Two Or More Races 156 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner18145225367446536362101
Renter75185166182106633922
Total93330391549552599401123

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,550 51%
 Single Guardian 492 16%
 Singles 758 25%
 Singles With Roommate 238 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,233 74%
 Households with Kids 805 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4142554541484854523140493944435450453440
Female4448494045514733384338484346384639453440
Total859010485869995879074789782908110089906880

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 33850 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 33850 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 33850 real estate data, the median home value of $75,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 33850 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 33850 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 33850 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,509 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,159 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,041 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 838 23%
 Households Vacant 654 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 133 20.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 1.8%
 For Sale Only 89 13.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 1.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 303 46.3%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 104 15.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 43 6%
 1 Bedroom 46 6%
 2 Bedroom 415 53%
 3+ Bedroom 276 35%
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 $30,339 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 33850 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 33850 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 33850 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,819 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,282 22%
 No Earnings 2,744 47%
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 1,819 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,282 22%
 No Earnings 2,744 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,567 91.4%
 Public transportation 20 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 6 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 184 6.6%
 Worked at Home 31 1.1%
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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 565 21.5%
 High School Graduate 1,503 57.2%
 Associate's degree 200 7.6%
 Bachelor's degree 220 8.4%
 Master's degree 98 3.7%
 Professional school degree 20 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 23 0.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 863 74.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 167 14.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 133 11.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 33850

ZIP Code 33850 is in the Polk School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 33850.

Karen M. Siegel Academy
935 Evenhouse Rd
Lake Alfred, FL 33850
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Polk School District
Lake Alfred Elementary School
550 Cummings St East
Lake Alfred, FL 33850
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Polk School District
Discovery Academy of Lake Alfred
1000 Buena Vista Dr North
Lake Alfred, FL 33850
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Polk School District
Lake Alfred-Addair Middle School
925 Buena Vista Dr North
Lake Alfred, FL 33850
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Polk School District

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