Haines City is a medium-sized city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 29,070 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Haines City is the 119th largest community in Florida. Much of the housing stock in Haines City was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Haines City economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Haines City, where the median household income is $50,280.00.
One downside of living in Haines City is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Haines City, the average commute to work is 34.09 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The citizens of Haines City are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.03% of adults in Haines City have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Haines City in 2018 was $23,660, which is lower middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $94,640 for a family of four. However, Haines City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Haines City is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Haines City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Haines City, accounting for 42.57% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Haines City residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Haines City include Haitian, English, Italian, German, and Irish.
In addition, Haines City has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (18.66%).
The most common language spoken in Haines City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.