StatisticPalm BayFloridaNational
Population density (sq mi)1,62241091
Median age40.841.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1840%38%43%
Speak English87%72%79%
Speak Spanish9%21%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Palm Bay is 296% higher than Florida
  • The median age in Palm Bay is 2% lower than Florida
  • In Palm Bay 74.53% of the population is White
  • In Palm Bay 18.89% of the population is Black
  • In Palm Bay 1.71% of the population is Asian

Compare Palm Bay, FL Demographics


      Palm Bay population breakdown by race

      RacePalm BayFloridaNational
      American Indian0.47%0.27%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.06%0.18%
      Mixed race2.61%2.48%3.06%
      Other race1.78%2.54%4.75%
      In Palm Bay, 15.0% 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

      Palm Bay age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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