De Land Southwest, FloridaDe Land Southwest
is a town located in Volusia County, Florida
. As of the 2000
census, the town had a total population of 1,169.
Geography\nDe Land Southwest is located at 29°0'33" North, 81°18'35" West (29.009037, -81.309675)1
According to the United States Census Bureau
, the town has a total area of 1.6 km²
). 1.6 km² (0.6 mi²) of it is land and none of it is covered by water.
Demographics\nAs of the census
, there are 1,169 people, 387 households, and 258 families residing in the town. The population density
is 716.4/km² (1,862.9/mi²). There are 459 housing units at an average density of 281.3/km² (731.4/mi²). The racial makeup of the town is 25.15% White, 70.66% African American
, 0.09% Native American
, 0.43% Asian
, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 2.57% from other races, and 1.11% from two or more races. 7.19% of the population are Hispanic
of any race.
There are 387 households out of which 29.5% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 33.3% are married couples living together, 30.0% have a female householder with no husband present, and 33.1% are non-families. 26.6% of all households are made up of individuals and 8.0% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.73 and the average family size is 3.32.
In the town the population is spread out with 26.8% under the age of 18, 7.8% from 18 to 24, 23.8% from 25 to 44, 21.3% from 45 to 64, and 20.4% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 38 years. For every 100 females there are 79.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 68.8 males.
The median income for a household in the town is $13,090, and the median income for a family is $18,929. Males have a median income of $17,083 versus $17,417 for females. The per capita income for the town is $8,373. 45.7% of the population and 41.9% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 50.9% are under the age of 18 and 43.7% are 65 or older.