Lake Sarasota demographics profile

StatisticLake SarasotaFloridaNational
Population density (sq mi)3,38629491
Median age39.941.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)56%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1841%38%43%
Speak English85%72%79%
Speak Spanish6%21%13%
Lake Sarasota, FL has a population of 4,605 and is the 6,831st largest city in the United States. The population density is 3,386 per sq mi which is 1053% higher than the Florida average and 3638% higher than the national average. The median age in Lake Sarasota is 40 which is approximately 4% lower than the Florida average of 42. In Lake Sarasota, 56% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 85% speak English and 6% speak Spanish. 35% of Lake Sarasota residents were born in Florida, 54% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 11% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Lake Sarasota is 1053% higher than Florida.
  • The median age in Lake Sarasota is 4% lower than Florida.
  • In Lake Sarasota 94.40% of the population is White.
  • In Lake Sarasota 3.19% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Lake Sarasota 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Lake Sarasota population breakdown by race

RaceLake SarasotaFloridaNational
Black or African American3.19%16.14%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.27%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.06%0.18%
Mixed race2.41%2.48%3.06%
Other race0.00%2.54%4.75%
In Lake Sarasota, 7.7% 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.

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