StatisticCape CanaveralFloridaNational
Population density (sq mi)4,52941091
Median age58.441.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1821%38%43%
Speak English92%72%79%
Speak Spanish3%21%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Cape Canaveral is 1005% higher than Florida
  • The median age in Cape Canaveral is 40% higher than Florida
  • In Cape Canaveral 93.57% of the population is White
  • In Cape Canaveral 2.90% of the population is Black
  • In Cape Canaveral 0.89% of the population is Asian

Compare Cape Canaveral, FL Demographics


      Cape Canaveral population breakdown by race

      RaceCape CanaveralFloridaNational
      American Indian0.16%0.27%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.06%0.18%
      Mixed race1.78%2.48%3.06%
      Other race0.70%2.54%4.75%
      In Cape Canaveral, 3.9% 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

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Cape Canaveral age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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