Wauchula is located close to the center of Florida. Wauchula is part of Hardee County. Wauchula has 3.33 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Wauchula population is 4,930, which has grown 12.87% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 21.14% and is higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Wauchula median household income is $40,712 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 57.00% 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%. Wauchula median house value is $74,800 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 34.53% 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 Wauchula is worse than the state average in quality. The Wauchula area code is 863.