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ZIP Code 33843

Primary City:Frostproof, FL (View All Cities)
County: Polk County
Timezone: Eastern (9:09pm)
Area code: 863 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:27.7, -81.5
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 33843

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 33843. 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 33843. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 33843, 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:
Frostproof, FL

Stats and Demographics for the 33843 ZIP Code

ZIP code 33843 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 33843 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 33843 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,093
Population Density 109 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,202
Median Home Value $76,900
Land Area 102.21 sq mi
Water Area 14.42 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,748
Median Household Income $37,920

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5313292605
5-9286315601
10-14324269593
15-19521310831
20-24579239818
25-29517241758
30-34404201605
35-39381227608
40-44384239623
45-49379292671
50-54356306662
55-59324282606
60-64346348694
65-69361388749
70-74322344666
75-79258252510
80-84154159313
85 Plus8991180

Gender

 Male 6,298 57%
 Female 4,795 43%
Gender

Race

 White 8,535 76.9%
 Black Or African American 1,126 10.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 69 0.6%
 Asian 32 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 1,103 9.9%
 Two Or More Races 225 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-243775112
25-34155196351
35-44309158467
45-54493144637
55-6456897665
65-7474167808
75-8451553568
85 Plus11624140

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,131 57%
 Single Guardian 562 15%
 Singles 870 23%
 Singles With Roommate 185 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,702 72%
 Households with Kids 1,046 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
15161112
26450114
36061121
46462126
56046106
65960119
75767124
86476140
94666112
104864112
116752119
128450134
135549104
147054124
157452126
168664150
179362155
1812567192
1914365208
2013055185

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 33843 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 33843 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 33843 real estate data, the median home value of $76,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 33843 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 33843 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 33843 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,711 87.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,356 12.2%
 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 26 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,275 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,659 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 814 16%
 Households Vacant 1,454 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 145 10.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 0.5%
 For Sale Only 106 7.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 1.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 998 68.6%
 For Migrant Workers 24 1.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 154 10.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 16 3%
 1 Bedroom 92 18%
 2 Bedroom 196 38%
 3+ Bedroom 210 41%
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 $37,920 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 33843 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 33843 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 1,853 17%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,988 18%
 No Earnings 6,931 64%
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 1,853 17%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,988 18%
 No Earnings 6,931 64%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,403 93.0%
 Public transportation 15 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 70 2.7%
 Worked at Home 97 3.8%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,650 32.9%
 High School Graduate 2,727 54.5%
 Associate's degree 275 5.5%
 Bachelor's degree 234 4.7%
 Master's degree 88 1.8%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 34 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,459 78.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 179 9.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 233 12.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 33843

ZIP Code 33843 is in the Polk School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 33843.

Frostproof Middle/Senior High School
1000 Palm Ave North
Frostproof, FL 33843
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Polk School District
Frostproof Elementary School
118 3rd St West
Frostproof, FL 33843
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Polk School District
Ben Hill Griffin Jr Elementary School
501 McLeod Rd
Frostproof, FL 33843
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Polk School District
Alpi Frostproof Child Development Center
701 Hopson Rd
Frostproof, FL 33843
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Polk School District
Virtue Academy
16 E First St
Frostproof, FL 33843
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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