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ZIP Code 33852

Primary City:Lake Placid, FL (View All Cities)
County: Highlands County
Timezone: Eastern (7:11pm)
Area code: 863 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:27.3, -81.3
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 33852

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 33852. 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 33852. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 33852, 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 Placid, FL

Stats and Demographics for the 33852 ZIP Code

ZIP code 33852 is located in east Florida and covers a large 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 33852 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is slightly less than average. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 33852 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,790
Population Density 65 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,566
Median Home Value $108,500
Land Area 333.56 sq mi
Water Area 30.66 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,206
Median Household Income $36,180

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 54

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male607523529655609584492486583596673624704879850657552362
Female569501521508408418412414449624691678857974869729622581
Total1,1761,0241,0501,1631,0171,0029049001,0321,2201,3641,3021,5611,8531,7191,3861,174943

Gender

 Male 10,965 50%
 Female 10,825 50%
Gender

Race

 White 17,675 81.1%
 Black Or African American 1,632 7.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 97 0.4%
 Asian 129 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1%
 Other Race 1,801 8.3%
 Two Or More Races 442 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner613315999901,3571,8911,552553
Renter17538430434920221814991
Total2367159031,3391,5592,1091,701644

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,908 53%
 Single Guardian 1,167 13%
 Singles 2,563 28%
 Singles With Roommate 568 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,220 78%
 Households with Kids 1,986 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male111124120129123100831041131129710911695117127143131137141
Female10512212710399979910997961141099510796109991129284
Total216246247232222197182213210208211218211202213236242243229225

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 33852 has a large 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 33852 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 33852 real estate data, the median home value of $108,500 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 33852. Rentals in 33852 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 33852 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,381 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 5 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 165 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 239 1.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,508 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,826 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,872 15%
 Households Vacant 3,360 27%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 476 14.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 37 1.1%
 For Sale Only 402 12.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 47 1.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,929 57.4%
 For Migrant Workers 18 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 451 13.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 93 6%
 1 Bedroom 297 19%
 2 Bedroom 744 47%
 3+ Bedroom 448 28%
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 $36,180 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 33852 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. Residents in ZIP code 33852 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 33852 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 4,091 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,779 22%
 No Earnings 9,237 54%
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 4,091 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,779 22%
 No Earnings 9,237 54%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,496 84.1%
 Public transportation 481 7.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 17 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 309 4.7%
 Worked at Home 230 3.5%
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 1,953 25%
 High School Graduate 4,083 53%
 Associate's degree 382 5%
 Bachelor's degree 836 11%
 Master's degree 285 4%
 Professional school degree 84 1%
 Doctorate degree 65 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,279 80.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 192 6.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 348 12.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 33852

ZIP Code 33852 is in the Highlands School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 33852.

Lake Placid Elementary School
101 Green Dragon Dr
Lake Placid, FL 33852
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Highlands School District
Lake Country Elementary School
516 County Rd 29
Lake Placid, FL 33852
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Highlands School District
Lake Placid Middle School
201 South Tangerine Ave
Lake Placid, FL 33852
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Highlands School District
Lake Placid High School
202 Green Dragon Dr
Lake Placid, FL 33852
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Highlands School District
Lake Placid Christian School
148 E Interlake Blvd
Lake Placid, FL 33852
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private
American Heritage Private School
140 Dunty Rd
Lake Placid, FL 33852
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Lakeview Christian School
503 Kent Ave
Lake Placid, FL 33852
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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