Apopka is in East Central Florida. It's population as recorded in
the 2010 Census was 41,542. Apopka is approximately 13 miles from Orlando (population
238,300) and around 21 miles from Deltona (population
The median age for residents of Apopka is 35.4. Around 42% of Apopka households include school aged children and
20.5% of households include individuals aged 65 years or over. Census records indicate 64.2% of the Apopka population are White,
20.6% are Black or African American, .3% American Indian, 3.2% Asian and 3.2% are Two or more Races. Apopka has a significant
Hispanic population. 25.3% (10,548) of Apopka residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. Of these 35.03% are of Mexican origin,
32.23% Puerto Rican, 5.92% Cuban and 26.81% are of other Hispanic or Latino origin.
There are 15,707 housing units in
Apopka. 1,347 (8.5%) of these were reported as vacant in the 2010 Census. There are 3,533 residential rental units in Apopka.
3,211 of them were occupied in 2010 providing a residential rental vacancy rate of 8.9%.