Population density (sq mi)1,76441091
Median age61.741.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)63%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1816%38%43%
Speak English95%72%79%
Speak Spanish2%21%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Cortez is 330% higher than Florida
  • The median age in Cortez is 48% higher than Florida
  • In Cortez 98.98% of the population is White
  • In Cortez 0.30% of the population is Black
  • In Cortez 0.57% of the population is Asian

Compare Cortez, FL Demographics


      Cortez population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.27%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.06%0.18%
      Mixed race0.05%2.48%3.06%
      Other race0.10%2.54%4.75%
      In Cortez, 4.7% 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

      Cortez age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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