Tampa 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

Tampa Population & Age Distribution

 
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Total Population
399,700

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.4%
5 - 17:
15.1%
18 - 24:
10.6%
25 - 34:
17.0%
35 - 54:
26.9%
55 - 64:
11.8%
Over 65 Years:
12.3%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
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Attending College
7.1%
7.1%
High School Graduates
87.9%
87.9%
College Graduated
38.6%
38.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 
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Per capita Income

Tampa
$36,169
$36,169
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Tampa
$53,833
$53,833
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
18.6%

Employment Industries in Tampa

 
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Healthcare
14.5%
14.5%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
10.5%
10.5%
Retail
10.3%
10.3%
Accommodation
9.1%
9.1%
Education
9.1%
9.1%
Finance
7.8%
7.8%
Construction
6.2%
6.2%
Administration
5.4%
5.4%
Manufacturing
4.4%
4.4%
Other
4.2%
4.2%
Transportation
3.6%
3.6%
Public Service
3.2%
3.2%
Real estate
3.0%
3.0%
Arts
2.7%
2.7%
Wholesale
2.7%
2.7%
Information Technology
2.0%
2.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
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White
44.6%
44.6%
Black Or African American
22.0%
22.0%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.2%
0.2%
Asian
4.2%
4.2%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.1%
0.1%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.6%
2.6%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
26.4%
26.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 
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Ancestry (Top 20)

German
8.7%
8.7%
Irish
8.0%
8.0%
English
6.0%
6.0%
Italian
6.0%
6.0%
French
2.0%
2.0%
Polish
2.0%
2.0%
Scottish
1.5%
1.5%
European
1.1%
1.1%
Haitian
1.0%
1.0%
Jamaican
1.0%
1.0%
British
0.8%
0.8%
Dutch
0.8%
0.8%
Russian
0.7%
0.7%
Scots-Irish
0.7%
0.7%
Swedish
0.6%
0.6%
Norwegian
0.6%
0.6%
African
0.6%
0.6%
Welsh
0.5%
0.5%
French Canadian
0.5%
0.5%
Greek
0.5%
0.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
72.0%
72.0%
Spanish
20.7%
20.7%
French
1.2%
1.2%
Langs. of India
1.1%
1.1%
French Creole
0.9%
0.9%
Arabic
0.8%
0.8%
Chinese
0.6%
0.6%
Other Asian languages
0.5%
0.5%
Vietnamese
0.4%
0.4%
German/Yiddish
0.3%
0.3%
Tagalog
0.3%
0.3%
African languages
0.2%
0.2%
Slavic languages
0.2%
0.2%
Urdu
0.2%
0.2%
Korean
0.2%
0.2%
Portuguese
0.1%
0.1%
Native American languages
0.1%
0.1%
Other Indo-European
0.1%
0.1%
Russian
0.1%
0.1%
Persian
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Tampa Residents:
17.2%