Punta Gorda, FL has a population of 17,721 and is the 2,441st largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,144 per sq mi which is 290% higher than the Florida average and 1163% higher than the national average. The median age in Punta Gorda is 66 which is approximately 59% higher than the Florida average of 42. In Punta Gorda, 75% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 92% speak English and 4% speak Spanish. 11% of Punta Gorda residents were born in Florida, 81% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 8% were foreign born.