Wahneta is located close to the center of Florida. Wahneta is part of Polk County. Wahneta has 2.25 square miles of land area and 0.02 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Wahneta population is 5,000, which has grown 5.69% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 21.14% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Wahneta median household income is $32,870 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 47.08% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 21.62% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Wahneta median house value is $60,300 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 36.12% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 48.06% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Wahneta is worse than the state average in quality.