Palmetto demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)2,47529491
Median age47.141.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)60%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1829%38%43%
Speak English75%72%79%
Speak Spanish23%21%13%
Palmetto, FL has a population of 13,138 and is the 3,177th largest city in the United States. The population density is 2,475 per sq mi which is 743% higher than the Florida average and 2632% higher than the national average. The median age in Palmetto is 47 which is approximately 13% higher than the Florida average of 42. In Palmetto, 60% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 75% speak English and 23% speak Spanish. 44% of Palmetto residents were born in Florida, 43% were born out of state, 3% were born outside of the United States and 9% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Palmetto is 743% higher than Florida.
  • The median age in Palmetto is 13% higher than Florida.
  • In Palmetto 85.55% of the population is White.
  • In Palmetto 9.62% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Palmetto 0.16% of the population is Asian.

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Palmetto population breakdown by race

Black or African American9.62%16.14%12.63%
American Indian0.14%0.27%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.06%0.18%
Mixed race1.25%2.48%3.06%
Other race3.27%2.54%4.75%
In Palmetto, 26.2% 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 Palmetto, FL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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