Lecanto, FL has a population of 5,582 and is the 6,020th largest city in the United States. The population density is 207 per sq mi which is 29% lower than the Florida average and 129% higher than the national average. The median age in Lecanto is 46 which is approximately 9% higher than the Florida average of 42. In Lecanto, 58% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 94% speak English and 3% speak Spanish. 35% of Lecanto residents were born in Florida, 55% were born out of state, 3% were born outside of the United States and 7% were foreign born.