FL

National Population : 333,590,059
Florida State Population : 22,541,935

About Lecanto, FL

Lecanto, FL is located in Citrus County in the state of Florida.

The total City Population for Lecanto is about 6,264 with about 89 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 10,958.

The Average Home Value is $161,100.00, which is roughly 23% lower than the Average Home Value of $207,987.00 for the state of Florida, and roughly 15% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $44,536.00, which is roughly 20% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $55,343.00 for the state of Florida, and roughly 23% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Lecanto is about 13.4%.

Florida is ranked #32 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 36.22 out of 100.

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Voting

Citrus County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 58.54% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 70.11%
Democratic: 29.07%
Libertarian: 0.59%
Other: 0.14%
Green: 0.09%


Nearby Locations

Homosassa, FL (5.49 mi.)
Pine Ridge, FL (8.51 mi.)
Hernando, FL (10.27 mi.)
Citrus Hills, FL (10.27 mi.)
Floral City, FL (12.84 mi.)
Citrus Spgs, FL (13.24 mi.)
Citrus Springs, FL (13.24 mi.)
Crystal River, FL (13.32 mi.)
Inverness, FL (13.52 mi.)
Dunnellon, FL (17.64 mi.)
Weeki Wachee, FL (18.03 mi.)
Lk Panasoffke, FL (18.08 mi.)
Brooksville, FL (18.39 mi.)
Spring Hill, FL (18.87 mi.)
Masaryktown, FL (18.87 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 34461
Latitude : 28.810046
Longitude : -82.478910
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 68 ft.
Area Code(s) : 352

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.20
Male Population Estimate : 47.95%
Female Population Estimate : 48.44%
Median Age : 54.2
Male Median Age : 51.4
Female Median Age : 57.2

White Population Estimate : 90.73%
Black Population Estimate : 3.42%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 4.39%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.92%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.04%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.78%
Other Population Estimate : 0.80%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Lecanto specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Citrus County: About 4 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Citrus County: About 296 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Citrus County is about 1% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 3% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.