Fort Pierce 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

Fort Pierce Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
46,103

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.8%
5 - 17:
16.9%
18 - 24:
9.2%
25 - 34:
14.1%
35 - 54:
22.2%
55 - 64:
12.8%
Over 65 Years:
17.9%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
4.1%
4.1%
High School Graduates
78.7%
78.7%
College Graduated
16.1%
16.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Fort Pierce
$19,388
$19,388
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Fort Pierce
$35,198
$35,198
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
29.4%

Employment Industries in Fort Pierce

 
Healthcare
17.2%
17.2%
Retail
14.6%
14.6%
Accommodation
10.0%
10.0%
Construction
9.2%
9.2%
Administration
7.8%
7.8%
Education
7.4%
7.4%
Manufacturing
5.7%
5.7%
Other
5.4%
5.4%
Wholesale
3.5%
3.5%
Transportation
3.3%
3.3%
Agriculture
3.2%
3.2%
Public Service
2.9%
2.9%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
2.9%
2.9%
Arts
2.0%
2.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
33.5%
33.5%
Black Or African American
40.9%
40.9%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.4%
0.4%
Asian
0.8%
0.8%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.3%
0.3%
Other Race / Two or More Races
1.3%
1.3%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
22.8%
22.8%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Haitian
7.5%
7.5%
German
5.4%
5.4%
Irish
5.1%
5.1%
English
5.0%
5.0%
Italian
3.1%
3.1%
Jamaican
1.7%
1.7%
European
1.6%
1.6%
French
1.3%
1.3%
Polish
0.9%
0.9%
Dutch
0.8%
0.8%
Scottish
0.6%
0.6%
Norwegian
0.5%
0.5%
Scots-Irish
0.5%
0.5%
African
0.4%
0.4%
Welsh
0.4%
0.4%
French Canadian
0.4%
0.4%
Swedish
0.3%
0.3%
British
0.3%
0.3%
Hungarian
0.3%
0.3%
Bahamian
0.3%
0.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
70.6%
70.6%
Spanish
21.0%
21.0%
French
6.1%
6.1%
French Creole
4.8%
4.8%
Polish
1.0%
1.0%
Chinese
0.4%
0.4%
African languages
0.2%
0.2%
German/Yiddish
0.2%
0.2%
Portuguese
0.2%
0.2%
Tagalog
0.2%
0.2%
Pacific Island languages
0.1%
0.1%
Native American languages
0.1%
0.1%
Langs. of India
0.1%
0.1%
Italian
0.1%
0.1%
Urdu
0.0%
0.0%
Other Asian languages
0.0%
0.0%
Korean
0.0%
0.0%
Arabic
0.0%
0.0%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Fort Pierce Residents:
18.1%