StatisticLaurelFloridaNational
Population9,23521,477,737328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,80941091
Median age57.941.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)61%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1819%38%43%
Speak English95%72%79%
Speak Spanish1%21%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Laurel is 341% higher than Florida
  • The median age in Laurel is 39% higher than Florida
  • In Laurel 93.74% of the population is White
  • In Laurel 2.36% of the population is Black
  • In Laurel 0.75% of the population is Asian

Compare Laurel, FL Demographics

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      Laurel population breakdown by race

      RaceLaurelFloridaNational
      White93.74%75.90%73.35%
      Black2.36%16.14%12.63%
      Asian0.75%2.61%5.22%
      American Indian0.40%0.27%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.06%0.18%
      Mixed race2.75%2.48%3.06%
      Other race0.00%2.54%4.75%
      In Laurel, 2.9% 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

      Laurel age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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