FL

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

About Tavares, FL

Tavares, FL is located in Lake County in the state of Florida.

The total City Population for Tavares is about 17,749 with about 563 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 23,982.

The Average Home Value is $135,400.00, which is roughly 35% lower than the Average Home Value of $207,987.00 for the state of Florida, and roughly 28% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $45,828.00, which is roughly 17% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $55,343.00 for the state of Florida, and roughly 20% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Tavares is about 9.6%.

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

Lake County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 33.65% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 59.56%
Democratic: 39.52%
Libertarian: 0.66%
Other: 0.15%
Green: 0.12%


Nearby Locations

Haines Creek, FL (4.41 mi.)
Grand Island, FL (5.96 mi.)
Yalaha, FL (6.56 mi.)
Astatula, FL (6.79 mi.)
Mount Dora, FL (6.80 mi.)
Howey In Hls, FL (7.35 mi.)
Eustis, FL (8.20 mi.)
Leesburg, FL (9.04 mi.)
Okahumpka, FL (9.64 mi.)
Dona Vista, FL (9.74 mi.)
Umatilla, FL (9.74 mi.)
Fruitland Park, FL (10.76 mi.)
Fruitland Pk, FL (10.76 mi.)
Zellwood, FL (11.33 mi.)
Sorrento, FL (12.16 mi.)
Mount Plymouth, FL (12.16 mi.)
Mt Plymouth, FL (12.16 mi.)
The Villages, FL (14.44 mi.)
Lady Lake, FL (14.44 mi.)
Montverde, FL (14.56 mi.)
Minneola, FL (14.95 mi.)
Altoona, FL (16.15 mi.)
Weirsdale, FL (16.59 mi.)
Apopka, FL (17.18 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 32778
Latitude : 28.780344
Longitude : -81.725048
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 65 ft.
Area Code(s) : 352

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.16
Male Population Estimate : 37.92%
Female Population Estimate : 39.71%
Median Age : 52.7
Male Median Age : 49.6
Female Median Age : 55.4

White Population Estimate : 68.15%
Black Population Estimate : 7.24%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 5.45%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.37%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.08%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.67%
Other Population Estimate : 1.49%

Crime Details

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

Average # of Violent Crimes for Lake County: About 306 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Lake County is about 2% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 6% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.