Citrus Ridge, Florida
|Citrus Ridge, Florida
Four Corners CDP
|Lake County and the state of Florida|
|County||Lake, Polk, Osceola, Orange|
|• Total||50.1 sq mi (129.8 km2)|
|• Land||46.4 sq mi (120.1 km2)|
|• Water||3.7 sq mi (9.7 km2)|
|• Density||520/sq mi (200/km2)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|ZIP code||32966, 32968, 32969|
Citrus Ridge is an unincorporated area in the U.S. state of Florida, located at a quadripoint formed by Lake, Orange, Osceola and Polk counties. It corresponds to the Four Corners census-designated place (CDP). The population of the Four Corners CDP was 26,116 at the 2010 census.
The Lake, Orange, and Osceola County portions of Citrus Ridge are part of the Orlando–Kissimmee Metropolitan Statistical Area, while the Polk County portion is part of the Lakeland–Winter Haven Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Citrus Ridge is located at .(28.333701, -81.642451)
According to the United States Census Bureau, the Four Corners CDP has a total area of 50.1 square miles (129.8 km2), of which 46.4 square miles (120.1 km2) is land and 3.7 square miles (9.7 km2), or 7.49%, is water.
The United States Census Bureau area is based on census tracts. The complete area of Citrus Ridge is larger and can be described as north along US-27 to Lake Louisa State Park (4 miles north of US-192), south along US-27 to Heart of Florida Hospital (3 miles south of I-4), west to FL-33, and east to Walt Disney World and Celebration. Citrus Ridge has a total area of 180 square miles (470 km2). Citrus Ridge is the only community in Florida to be located in four counties.
As of the census of 2000, there were 12,015 people, 4,909 households, and 3,485 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 256.5 people per square mile (99.0/km²). There were 8,278 housing units at an average density of 176.7/sq mi (68.2/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 86.90% White, 3.57% African American, 0.32% Native American, 2.29% Asian, 0.08% Pacific Islander, 4.12% from other races, and 2.72% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 15.60% of the population.
There were 4,909 households out of which 25.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 60.7% were married couples living together, 7.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.0% were non-families. 20.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 4.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.45 and the average family size was 2.82.
In the CDP the population was spread out with 19.9% under the age of 18, 7.8% from 18 to 24, 33.5% from 25 to 44, 25.1% from 45 to 64, and 13.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 98.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.8 males.
The median income for a household in the CDP was $44,855, and the median income for a family was $48,125. Males had a median income of $30,725 versus $26,073 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $20,565. About 3.8% of families and 5.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 7.1% of those under age 18 and 3.0% of those age 65 or over.
As of 2010, the estimated population for Citrus Ridge, based on the larger described area above, is 100,000 people.
The area is served by two LYNX bus routes, which terminate at Cagan Crossing, a shopping area in the Lake County section. Link 55 travels east on US 192, and link 427 travels south on US 27.
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- "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Four Corners CDP, Florida". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved September 21, 2012.
- "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
- "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Four Corners CDP, Florida". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved September 21, 2012.