Tavares Lake County, Florida

Tavares: City in Florida, United States

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Tavares is a city located in the county of Lake in the U.S. state of Florida. Its population at the 2010 census was 13,951 and a population density of 411 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 17,749 inhabitants.

The city was created 141 years ago in 1879.


Tavares is located at 28°48'15"N 81°43'32"W (28.8041600, -81.7256300).


Tavares forecast: A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny. High near 93, with temperatures falling to around 88 in the afternoon. West southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible. more

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Tavares Quick Facts

Population : 17,749 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Florida (United States)
County : Lake County
Postal code : 32778
Phone Area Codes : 352
Area : 33.97 km2
Altitude : 75 feet / 23 meters
Capital city : Tavares is capital of Lake County
Establishment : January 01, 1880 (141 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 20:24:20 (12th May 2021)
Density : 523 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 21.4% (2010-2019)
Weather : 93℉ Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather


The population of Tavares increased by 21.4% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 13,951 - census
2011 14,217 1.87% estimation process
2012 14,367 1.04% estimation process
2013 14,567 1.37% estimation process
2014 15,052 3.22% estimation process
2015 15,589 3.44% estimation process
2016 16,117 3.28% estimation process
2017 16,862 4.42% estimation process
2018 17,520 3.76% estimation process
2019 17,749 1.29% estimation process

Tavares zip code is 32778. County name: Lake, County fips: 12069

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People born in Tavares (2)

People born in Tavares, including basketball player Jermaine Taylor, politician Mallory Horne, you can see a list of people who born in Tavares.


College & universities near Tavares

Code Name City ZIP
135179 Lake Technical College Eustis (FL) 32726

Stations (17)

Amtrak & bus stations near Tavares

Code Name Address Type
TVF The Villages-Lady Lake, FL 401 North US Highway 441 BUS
WWD Wildwood, Florida 601 North Main Street OTHER
SFA Sanford 600 South Persimmon Avenue RAIL
WPK Winter Park 150 West Morse Blvd RAIL
DLD DeLand 2491 Old New York Ave RAIL

Other cities in Lake County

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

City Name Population Title
Clermont 38,654 City in Florida, United States
Leesburg 23,671 City in Florida, United States
Eustis 21,303 City in Lake County, Florida, United States
Groveland 16,423 City in Lake County, Florida, United States of America
Lady Lake 16,020 Town in Florida
Mount Dora 14,516 City in Lake County, Florida, United States
Minneola 12,595 City in Kansas, United States
Fruitland Park 10,730 City in Lake County, Florida, United States
Mascotte 6,315 City in Lake County, Florida, United States of America
Umatilla 3,861 City in Lake County, Florida, United States of America
Astatula 2,085 Town of the United States
Montverde 1,705 City in Lake County, Florida, United States of America
Howey-in-the-Hills 1,181 City in Lake County, Florida, United States of America
Ferndale 472 Town in Lake County, Florida, United States
Lisbon 260 Census-designated place in Lake County, Florida
Bay Lake 53 City in Orange County, Florida, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Tavares distances to largest Florida cities

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