Serving DeSoto, Hardee, Highlands, Okeechobee and Polk Counties

Hardee County

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Statistics

Population

Population (2010 Census) 27,731
Percent of persons under 18 years 27.6%
Percent of persons over 65 years 13.3%
Percent of population living in poverty 28.5%

Education

Adults 25+ High School Degree or higher 63.2%
Adults 25+ Bachelor’s Degree or higher 9.3%

Employment

Unemployment rate (annual) 10.3%
Size of labor force (annual) 12,329

Income

Median household income $38,046
Per capita income $15,760

Distribution of Race

White 88.7%
Black 7.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native 1.2%
Asian 1.3%
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander 0.1%
Persons reporting two or more races 1.2%
Hispanic or Latino Origin 43.1%
White not Hispanic 47.6%

Statistics on this website are taken directly from the 2010 Census and 2011 Bureau of Labor Statistics websites.


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