Winter Haven Information

Winter Haven Information

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

General Winter Haven Information

State: Florida

County: Polk County

Close cities: Highland City, FL, Lake Hamilton, FL, Eagle Lake, FL, Cypress Gardens, FL, Jan Phyl Village, FL, Fussels Corner, FL, Davenport, FL, Inwood, FL, Waverly, FL, Wahneta, FL, Auburndale, FL, Lake Alfred, FL, Lake Wales, FL, Dundee, FL, Haines City, FL, Bartow, FL

Winter Haven Population (census data)
Total 32,577 (+16.6% since 2000)
Male 14,980 (46.0%)
Female 17,597 (54.0%)

Population Density: 1,843 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 82.5 (US Avg is 100)

Winter Haven Elevation: 170 feet above sea level

Land Area: 17.7 square miles

Median Household Income: $39,238

Zip Codes: 33880, 33883, 33882, 33881, 33884, 33885, and 33888.

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Winter Haven Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (69.1%)
  • Black (23.2%)
  • Hispanic (4.9%)
  • Two or more races (2.2%)
  • Other race (1.9%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (14.3%)
  • German (11.2%)
  • English (10.4%)
  • Irish (9.3%)
  • West Indian (2.7%)
  • Italian (2.5%)
Foriegn Born: 1,526 people (4.7%)
  • Latin America (62.3%)
  • Europe (18.9%)
  • Asia (18.9%)

Local Winter Haven Sports Teams

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

Winter Haven School Information

High Schools
Winter Haven Senior High School (600 6th Street SE, Winter Haven, FL, 33880 - Polk County School District District)
Middle Schools
Denison Middle School (400 Avenue A SE, Winter Haven, FL, 33880 - Polk County School District District)
Jewett Middle Academy Magnet (601 Avenue T NE, Winter Haven, FL, 33881 - Polk County School District District)
Westwood Middle School (3520 Avenue J NW, Winter Haven, FL, 33881 - Polk County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Chain Of Lakes Elementary School (7001 SR 653, Winter Haven, FL, 33884 - Polk County School District District)
Elbert Elementary School (205 15th Street NE, Winter Haven, FL, 33881 - Polk County School District District)
Fred G. Garner Elementary School (2500 Havendale Boulevard, Winter Haven, FL, 33881 - Polk County School District District)
Garden Grove Elementary School (4599 Cypress Gardens Road, Winter Haven, FL, 33884 - Polk County School District District)
Inwood Elementary School (2200 Avenue G NW, Winter Haven, FL, 33880 - Polk County School District District)
John Snively Elementary School/Choice (1004 Snively Avenue, Winter Haven, FL, 33880 - Polk County School District District)
Lake Shipp Elementary School (250 Camellia Drive SW, Winter Haven, FL, 33880 - Polk County School District District)
Wahneta Elementary School (205 4th Street E - Wahne, Winter Haven, FL, 33880 - Polk County School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Frank E. Brigham Academy (601 Avenue C SE, Winter Haven, FL, 33880 - Polk County School District District)
Hartridge Academy (1400 Highway 92 W, Winter Haven, FL, 33881 - Polk County School District District)
Jewett School Of The Arts (2250 8th Street NE, Winter Haven, FL, 33881 - Polk County School District District)
Mark Wilcox Center (611 Post Avenue SW, Winter Haven, FL, 33880 - Polk County School District District)
Ridge Career Center (7700 State Road 544, Winter Haven, FL, 33881 - Polk County School District District)
Ridge Teen Parent Program (7700 State Road 544, Winter Haven, FL, 33881 - Polk County School District District)
S.T.A.R. Charter School (225 Avenue B NW, Winter Haven, FL, 33881 - Polk County School District District)

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