Spring Lake, Florida

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This article is about the place in Hernando County. For the place in Highlands County, see Spring Lake, Highlands County, Florida.
Spring Lake, Florida
CDP
A church and affiliated community center at the heart of Spring Lake.
A church and affiliated community center at the heart of Spring Lake.
Location in Hernando County and the state of Florida
Location in Hernando County and the state of Florida
Coordinates: 28°29′19″N 82°18′30″W / 28.48861°N 82.30833°W / 28.48861; -82.30833Coordinates: 28°29′19″N 82°18′30″W / 28.48861°N 82.30833°W / 28.48861; -82.30833
Country United States
State Florida
County Hernando
Area
 • Total 3.5 sq mi (9 km2)
 • Land 3.4 sq mi (8.7 km2)
 • Water 0.1 sq mi (0.3 km2)
Elevation 220-705 ft (67-202 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 327
 • Density 93.4/sq mi (36.3/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 12-68375[1]
GNIS feature ID 0291557[2]

Spring Lake is a census-designated place (CDP) in Hernando County, Florida, United States. The population was 327 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

Spring Lake is located at 28°29′19″N 82°18′30″W / 28.48861°N 82.30833°W / 28.48861; -82.30833 (28.488630, -82.308437).[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 3.5 square miles (9.1 km2), of which, 3.4 square miles (8.8 km2) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.26 km2) of it (3.16%) is water.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 327 people, 126 households, and 96 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 96.9 people per square mile (37.5/km²). There were 130 housing units at an average density of 38.5/sq mi (14.9/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 98.17% White, 0.31% Native American, 0.92% Asian, and 0.61% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 5.50% of the population.

There were 126 households out of which 33.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 69.0% were married couples living together, 7.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 23.8% were non-families. 19.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.57 and the average family size was 2.97.

In the CDP the population was spread out with 23.2% under the age of 18, 3.7% from 18 to 24, 29.1% from 25 to 44, 31.8% from 45 to 64, and 12.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females there were 85.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 90.2 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $41,250, and the median income for a family was $58,516. Males had a median income of $36,964 versus $22,143 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $18,129. None of the families and 3.4% of the population were living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and 27.3% of those over 64.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.