The Florida Scorecard: Metrics to help secure Florida's future.

Polk County Metrics (What is this?)

Quality of Life and Quality Places

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Poverty Rate

17.3%

(Worse)

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Children in Poverty

27.0%

(Decreasing)

<10%

2030 Goal

39,203

(Increasing)

ALICE Households

49%

(Decreasing)

Housing Cost Burdened

47.1%

30% (Decreasing)

<10%

2030 Goal

23.3%

50% (Decreasing)

Free & Reduced Lunch

53.6%

(Increasing)

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Per Capita Income

$34,199

(Improving)

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Crime Data

2,141

(Increasing)