Florida
Demographic Data






Florida POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Florida Population & Age Distribution

The Total Population of Florida is:
21,477,737

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.4%
5 - 17:
14.6%
18 - 24:
8.4%
25 - 34:
13.0%
35 - 54:
25.2%
55 - 64:
13.3%
Over 65 Years:
20.1%

Educational Attainment of Adults

High School Graduates
88.2%
88.2%
College Graduated
29.9%
29.9%
Attending College
5.3%
5.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

Per capita Income

Florida
$31,619
$31,619
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Florida
$55,660
$55,660
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
14.0%

Employment Industries in FL

Healthcare
13.4%
13.4%
Retail
12.7%
12.7%
Accommodation
9.2%
9.2%
Education
7.6%
7.6%
Construction
7.6%
7.6%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
7.0%
7.0%
Administration
6.0%
6.0%
Other
5.3%
5.3%
Manufacturing
5.1%
5.1%
Transportation
4.9%
4.9%
Finance
4.9%
4.9%
Public Service
4.2%
4.2%
Arts
3.1%
3.1%
Real Estate
2.9%
2.9%
Wholesale
2.6%
2.6%
Information Technology
1.8%
1.8%
Agriculture
0.9%
0.9%
Utilities
0.7%
0.7%
Management
0.1%
0.1%
Mining
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

White
53.9%
53.9%
Black Or African American
15.3%
15.3%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.2%
0.2%
Asian
2.7%
2.7%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.3%
2.3%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
25.6%
25.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Unclassified
17.2%
17.2%
German
9.3%
9.3%
Irish
8.4%
8.4%
English
6.7%
6.7%
Italian
5.8%
5.8%
Haitian
2.4%
2.4%
Polish
2.4%
2.4%
French
2.1%
2.1%
Scottish
1.5%
1.5%
Jamaican
1.5%
1.5%
European
1.4%
1.4%
Russian
1.0%
1.0%
Dutch
0.9%
0.9%
Scots-Irish
0.8%
0.8%
Swedish
0.7%
0.7%
British
0.6%
0.6%
Norwegian
0.6%
0.6%
French Canadian
0.6%
0.6%
African
0.5%
0.5%
Welsh
0.5%
0.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
70.6%
70.6%
Spanish
21.8%
21.8%
French
2.7%
2.7%
French Creole
2.1%
2.1%
Portuguese
0.6%
0.6%
Indic languages
0.5%
0.5%
German
0.4%
0.4%
Chinese
0.4%
0.4%
Tagalog
0.3%
0.3%
Vietnamese
0.3%
0.3%
Arabic
0.3%
0.3%
Slavic languages
0.2%
0.2%
African languages
0.2%
0.2%
Other Asian languages
0.2%
0.2%
Italian
0.2%
0.2%
Russian
0.2%
0.2%
Native American languages
0.2%
0.2%
Other Indo-European
0.1%
0.1%
Polish
0.1%
0.1%
Hindi
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born FL Residents
20.7%