Inwood is a town located in Polk County, Florida. As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 6,925.


\nInwood is located at 28°2'18" North, 81°45'58" West (28.038354, -81.766168)
1. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 5.2 km² (2.0 mi²). 5.0 km² (1.9 mi²) of it is land and 0.2 km² (0.1 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 4.50% water.


\nAs of the
census of 2000, there are 6,925 people, 2,835 households, and 1,774 families residing in the town. The population density is 1,392.6/km² (3,612.1/mi²). There are 3,249 housing units at an average density of 653.4/km² (1,694.7/mi²). The racial makeup of the town is 68.29% White, 23.51% African American, 0.38% Native American, 1.01% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 3.51% from other races, and 3.31% from two or more races. 7.86% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race. There are 2,835 households out of which 28.8% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 40.4% are married couples living together, 15.6% have a female householder with no husband present, and 37.4% are non-families. 30.5% of all households are made up of individuals and 10.8% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.44 and the average family size is 3.05. In the town the population is spread out with 26.6% under the age of 18, 10.0% from 18 to 24, 29.0% from 25 to 44, 20.8% from 45 to 64, and 13.6% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 35 years. For every 100 females there are 97.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 92.7 males. The median income for a household in the town is $25,973, and the median income for a family is $29,472. Males have a median income of $22,957 versus $20,024 for females. The per capita income for the town is $13,295. 19.1% of the population and 14.8% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 24.8% are under the age of 18 and 16.4% are 65 or older.