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

Polk County Metrics (What is this?)

Quality of Life and Quality Places

Click any metric to get more information!

Poverty Rate

15.8%

(Better)

View Statewide Heat Map

Children in Poverty

24.7%

(Decreasing)

<10%

2030 Goal

37,124

(Decreasing)

ALICE Households

51%

(Unchanged)

Housing Cost Burdened

47.1%

30% (Decreasing)

<10%

2030 Goal

23.3%

50% (Decreasing)

Child Health Ranking

31

(Increasing)

Free & Reduced Lunch

52.2%

(Increasing)

View Statewide Heat Map

Per Capita Income

$36,649

(Improving)

View Statewide Heat Map

Crime Data

1,695

(Declining)