StatisticAlachuaFloridaNational
Population9,55321,477,737328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)27041091
Median age34.041.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1850%38%43%
Speak English91%72%79%
Speak Spanish4%21%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Alachua is 34% lower than Florida
  • The median age in Alachua is 18% lower than Florida
  • In Alachua 68.49% of the population is White
  • In Alachua 25.02% of the population is Black
  • In Alachua 1.28% of the population is Asian

Compare Alachua, FL Demographics

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      Alachua population breakdown by race

      RaceAlachuaFloridaNational
      White68.49%75.90%73.35%
      Black25.02%16.14%12.63%
      Asian1.28%2.61%5.22%
      American Indian0.77%0.27%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.06%0.18%
      Mixed race4.00%2.48%3.06%
      Other race0.44%2.54%4.75%
      In Alachua, 5.5% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

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      Alachua age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Alachua, FL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).