In 2020, Highlands County, FL had a population of 105k people with a median age of 54.1 and a median household income of $43,708. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Highlands County, FL grew from 103,437 to 104,574, a 1.1% increase and its median household income grew from $40,942 to $43,708, a 6.76% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Highlands County, FL are White (Non-Hispanic) (66.1%), White (Hispanic) (13.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (9.25%), Other (Hispanic) (5.59%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.17%).
None of the households in Highlands County, FL reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
94.2% of the residents in Highlands County, FL are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Highlands County, FL was $120,500, and the homeownership rate was 77%. Most people in Highlands County, FL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Highlands County, FL was 2 cars per household.