StatisticSanfordFloridaNational
Population57,03921,477,737328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)2,45041091
Median age34.841.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%38%43%
Speak English75%72%79%
Speak Spanish20%21%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Sanford is 497% higher than Florida
  • The median age in Sanford is 16% lower than Florida
  • In Sanford 63.55% of the population is White
  • In Sanford 26.36% of the population is Black
  • In Sanford 3.20% of the population is Asian

Compare Sanford, FL Demographics

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      Sanford population breakdown by race

      RaceSanfordFloridaNational
      White63.55%75.90%73.35%
      Black26.36%16.14%12.63%
      Asian3.20%2.61%5.22%
      American Indian0.33%0.27%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.01%0.06%0.18%
      Mixed race4.41%2.48%3.06%
      Other race2.14%2.54%4.75%
      In Sanford, 24.4% 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

      Sanford age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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