Wildwood Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Wildwood, FL

General Wildwood Information

State: Florida

County: Sumter County

Close cities: Lady Lake, FL, Lake Panasoffkee, FL, Venice, FL, Weirsdale, FL, Okahumpka, FL, Coleman, FL, Sumterville, FL, The Villages, FL, Summerfield, FL, Fruitland Park, FL, Oxford, FL

Wildwood Population (census data)
Total 5,293
Male 2,403 (45.4%)
Female 2,890 (54.6%)

Population Density: 1,025 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 76.2 (US Avg is 100)

Wildwood Elevation: 64 feet above sea level

Land Area: 5.17 square miles

Median Household Income: $30,601

Zip Codes: 34785.

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Wildwood Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (63.6%)
  • Black (32.9%)
  • Hispanic (2.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • Other race (1.0%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (13.2%)
  • German (13.0%)
  • English (11.4%)
  • Irish (7.5%)
  • Italian (3.0%)
  • French (2.5%)

Local Wildwood Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Tampa Bay Rays,
NFL Football: Jacksonville Jaguars, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
NBA Basketball: Orlando Magic,
NHL Hockey: Tampa Bay Lightning, Florida Panthers
NCAA Sports: University of Central Florida, Stetson University

Wildwood School Information

High Schools
Wildwood High School (700 Huey Street, Wildwood, FL, 34785 - Sumter County School District District)
Middle Schools
Wildwood Middle School (200 Cleveland Avenue, Wildwood, FL, 34785 - Sumter County School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Excel Alternatives North (407 St. Clair Street, Wildwood, FL, 34785 - Sumter County School District District)
North Sumter Intermediate (300 Huey Street, Wildwood, FL, 34785 - Sumter County School District District)
North Sumter Primary School (104 N Warfield Avenue, Wildwood, FL, 34785 - Sumter County School District District)

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