From a total population of 98,261, Highlands County has a median age of 51.9. The average age of males, in Highlands County, is 50.3 while the average age of females is 53.5. When you compare this to median age of Florida, Highlands County is 10.7 years older.
The median income of individuals, in Highlands County, is $20,455 while the average household income is $35,911. When comparing the median income of people living in Highlands County to the rest of Florida, the average income in Highlands County is $6,044 less.