Gainesville 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 May 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

Gainesville Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
12,750

Age

Under 5 Years:
8.5%
5 - 17:
22.7%
18 - 24:
6.2%
25 - 34:
13.0%
35 - 54:
32.6%
55 - 64:
9.3%
Over 65 Years:
7.7%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
5.8%
5.8%
High School Graduates
95.7%
95.7%
College Graduated
55.7%
55.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Gainesville
$47,420
$47,420
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Gainesville
$141,609
$141,609
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
3.6%

Employment Industries in Gainesville

 
Professional, scientific, and technical services
18.1%
18.1%
Public Service
14.4%
14.4%
Healthcare
10.8%
10.8%
Education
10.3%
10.3%
Retail
10.0%
10.0%
Accommodation
5.9%
5.9%
Other
4.6%
4.6%
Finance
4.4%
4.4%
Manufacturing
3.8%
3.8%
Construction
3.6%
3.6%
Transportation
3.5%
3.5%
Administration
3.1%
3.1%
Information Technology
2.3%
2.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
55.1%
55.1%
Black Or African American
13.2%
13.2%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.0%
0.0%
Asian
16.8%
16.8%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
4.7%
4.7%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
10.2%
10.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Irish
10.8%
10.8%
German
10.2%
10.2%
Italian
6.8%
6.8%
English
5.7%
5.7%
Polish
3.9%
3.9%
European
3.7%
3.7%
Scottish
2.2%
2.2%
African
1.8%
1.8%
French
1.8%
1.8%
Ethiopian
1.5%
1.5%
Russian
1.3%
1.3%
Iranian
0.9%
0.9%
Norwegian
0.9%
0.9%
Dutch
0.9%
0.9%
Scots-Irish
0.8%
0.8%
Hungarian
0.8%
0.8%
British
0.8%
0.8%
Afghan
0.7%
0.7%
Jamaican
0.6%
0.6%
Lebanese
0.6%
0.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
75.1%
75.1%
Spanish
6.2%
6.2%
Korean
2.9%
2.9%
Langs. of India
1.9%
1.9%
Urdu
1.5%
1.5%
Chinese
1.2%
1.2%
Vietnamese
1.2%
1.2%
Tagalog
1.0%
1.0%
Persian
0.7%
0.7%
Other Asian languages
0.6%
0.6%
Other Indo-European
0.6%
0.6%
German/Yiddish
0.6%
0.6%
Russian
0.6%
0.6%
French
0.5%
0.5%
Portuguese
0.5%
0.5%
Slavic languages
0.5%
0.5%
Arabic
0.5%
0.5%
African languages
0.4%
0.4%
Laotian
0.2%
0.2%
Hungarian
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Gainesville Residents:
19.7%