Lake Worth Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Lake Worth Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
38,526

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.7%
5 - 17:
15.4%
18 - 24:
8.2%
25 - 34:
16.1%
35 - 54:
27.5%
55 - 64:
11.8%
Over 65 Years:
14.4%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
3.9%
3.9%
High School Graduates
69.6%
69.6%
College Graduated
19.1%
19.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Lake Worth
$23,454
$23,454
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Lake Worth
$42,500
$42,500
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
24.4%

Employment Industries in Lake Worth

 
Administration
18.3%
18.3%
Construction
15.0%
15.0%
Retail
11.2%
11.2%
Accommodation
10.0%
10.0%
Healthcare
9.6%
9.6%
Other
7.3%
7.3%
Education
4.6%
4.6%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
4.1%
4.1%
Arts
3.4%
3.4%
Real estate
3.2%
3.2%
Manufacturing
2.6%
2.6%
Transportation
2.1%
2.1%
Wholesale
2.0%
2.0%
Agriculture
2.0%
2.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
44.5%
44.5%
White
34.9%
34.9%
Black or African American
17.9%
17.9%
Other Race / Two or More Races
1.7%
1.7%
Asian
0.9%
0.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.1%
0.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Irish
9.4%
9.4%
Haitian
8.1%
8.1%
German
7.5%
7.5%
Italian
5.0%
5.0%
English
4.8%
4.8%
French
2.1%
2.1%
African
1.8%
1.8%
Jamaican
1.6%
1.6%
Polish
1.4%
1.4%
Scottish
1.0%
1.0%
Scots-Irish
0.9%
0.9%
Finnish
0.9%
0.9%
Dutch
0.6%
0.6%
British
0.6%
0.6%
European
0.6%
0.6%
Welsh
0.5%
0.5%
Russian
0.5%
0.5%
Hungarian
0.5%
0.5%
French Canadian
0.3%
0.3%
Other Subsaharan African
0.3%
0.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
44.9%
44.9%
Spanish
41.9%
41.9%
French Creole
10.2%
10.2%
French
9.7%
9.7%
Native American languages
0.8%
0.8%
Arabic
0.5%
0.5%
African languages
0.5%
0.5%
German/Yiddish
0.4%
0.4%
Portuguese
0.2%
0.2%
Tagalog
0.1%
0.1%
Slavic languages
0.1%
0.1%
Polish
0.1%
0.1%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
Pacific Island languages
0.0%
0.0%
Other Asian languages
0.0%
0.0%
Vietnamese
0.0%
0.0%
Laotian
0.0%
0.0%
Thai
0.0%
0.0%
Miao/Hmong
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Lake Worth Residents:
38.7%