Hardee County, Florida
Located in Florida is Hardee, home to the city of Bowling Green. The population density is 44 people per square mile across the 638 sq. miles included by the County. The population in 2014 was estimated to be 27,469, and it has dwindled by -0.9 percent since 2010. Compared to the rest of Florida, Hardee has a typical number of young familes with 7 percent, a greater than average population of children under 18 at 27 percent, and a normal number of retirees at 15 percent. Households often stay in place, with 86 percent living in the same residence more than one year. Education statistics show that 9 percent of residents have a bachelor's degree or greater, while 64 percent finished secondary school.
Median Home Price
9 percent of the 9,618 homes are multi-unit structures, and these homes are used by 7,463 households. The rate of owning homes in Hardee County is 71 percent, and the median value of a home is $85.8k. The median household income is $37.1k, which is greater than that of the state. The County of Hardee has a total of 1,363 businesses, and residents have an average commute to work of 26 minutes.