Fort Meade, Polk County, Florida

Fort Meade: City in Polk County, Florida, United States

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Fort Meade is a city located in the county of Polk in the U.S. state of Florida. Its population at the 2010 census was 5,626 and a population density of 251 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 6,260 inhabitants.

The city was created 173 years ago in 1848.

Quick Facts about Fort Meade

Population : 6,260 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Florida (United States)
County : Polk County
Postal code : 33841
Phone Area Codes : 863
Area : 22.38 km2
Altitude : 138 feet / 42 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1849 (173 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 18:03:44 (15th August 2022)
Density : 280 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 10.13% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Fort Meade is located at 27°45'8"N 81°48'6"W (27.7522500, -81.8017500).

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Demographics

The population of Fort Meade increased by 10.13% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 5,626 - census
2011 5,672 0.81% estimation process
2012 5,715 0.75% estimation process
2013 5,767 0.9% estimation process
2014 5,833 1.13% estimation process
2015 5,913 1.35% estimation process
2016 6,014 1.68% estimation process
2017 6,101 1.43% estimation process
2018 6,197 1.55% estimation process
2019 6,257 0.96% estimation process
2020 6,260 0.05% estimation process

Fort Meade zip code is 33841. County name: Polk, County fips: 12105

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People born in Fort Meade (5)

People born in Fort Meade, including professional baseball player Andrew McCutchen, United States Army Medal of Honor recipient James Henry Mills, football player Jemalle Cornelius, .

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Schools in Fort Meade

College & universities near Fort Meade, FL

Code Name City ZIP
138275 Warner University Lake Wales (FL) 33859-8797

Stations (15)

Amtrak & bus stations near Fort Meade, FL

Code Name Address Type
WTH Winter Haven 1800 7th St SW RAIL
LAK Lakeland 600 East Main Street RAIL
LKL Lakeland 600 East Main Street RAIL
SBG Sebring 601 East Center St RAIL
TPA Union Station 601 North Nebraska Ave RAIL

Post offices near Fort Meade

Post Office Name City ZIP
Fort Mead Post Office Fort Meade (FL) 33841

Other cities in Polk County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Polk County , FL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Lakeland 115,283 City in Polk County, Florida, United States
Winter Haven 46,578 City in Polk County, Florida, United States
Haines City 26,009 City in Polk County, Florida, United States of America
Bartow 20,201 County seat of Polk County, Florida
Lake Wales 17,693 City in Polk County, Florida, United States
Auburndale 17,204 City in Polk County, Florida, United States
Citrus Ridge 13,285 Census designated place in Florida
Lakeland Highlands 11,056 Census-designated place in Polk County, Florida
Highland City 10,834 Census-designated place in Polk County, Florida
Cypress Gardens 8,917 Census-designated place in Polk County, Florida
Medulla 8,892 Census-designated place in Polk County, Florida
Davenport 7,301 City in Florida
Willow Oak 6,732 Census-designated place in Polk County, Florida
Kathleen 6,332 Census designated place
Lake Alfred 6,331 City in Polk County, Florida, United States of America
Combee Settlement 5,577 Census-designated place in Polk County, Florida

Distance to Other Cities

Fort Meade distances to largest Florida cities