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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:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

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
47,297

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.7%
5 - 17:
16.1%
18 - 24:
8.3%
25 - 34:
14.5%
35 - 54:
23.1%
55 - 64:
12.5%
Over 65 Years:
18.7%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
High School Graduates
College Graduated
3.6%
3.6%
77.8%
77.8%
15.6%
15.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Fort Pierce
USA
$19,833
$19,833
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Fort Pierce
USA
$37,624
$37,624
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
28.6%

Employment Industries in Fort Pierce

 
Retail
Healthcare
Accommodation
Education
Construction
Manufacturing
Transportation
Administration
Other
Finance
Arts
Agriculture
Wholesale
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Public Service
15.4%
15.4%
15.2%
15.2%
10.1%
10.1%
9.2%
9.2%
8.6%
8.6%
6.5%
6.5%
5.3%
5.3%
5.1%
5.1%
4.5%
4.5%
3.1%
3.1%
2.9%
2.9%
2.9%
2.9%
2.8%
2.8%
2.7%
2.7%
2.6%
2.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
Black or African American
White
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
Other Race / Two or More Races
Asian
American Indian and Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
43.1%
43.1%
33.4%
33.4%
20.4%
20.4%
1.3%
1.3%
1.1%
1.1%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Haitian
Irish
German
English
Italian
European
French
Jamaican
Polish
Trinidadian and Tobagonian
Dutch
Scottish
Norwegian
African
Scots-Irish
Swedish
Welsh
British
Austrian
Hungarian
5.1%
5.1%
5.0%
5.0%
4.7%
4.7%
4.6%
4.6%
3.5%
3.5%
3.1%
3.1%
1.8%
1.8%
1.1%
1.1%
0.9%
0.9%
0.8%
0.8%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.6%
0.6%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
French
French Creole
Polish
African languages
German/Yiddish
Portuguese
Tagalog
Pacific Island languages
Native American languages
Langs. of India
Italian
Chinese
Arabic
Hungarian
Navajo
Other Asian languages
Vietnamese
Laotian
74.1%
74.1%
17.8%
17.8%
5.4%
5.4%
4.8%
4.8%
1.0%
1.0%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Fort Pierce Residents:
15.3%