StatisticAlta VistaSarasotaFlorida
Population density (sq mi)2,6993,704410
Median age45.246.541.6
Male/Female ratio1.5:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a49%54%
Families w/ Kids under 1837%32%38%
Speak Englishn/a79%72%
Speak Spanishn/a16%21%

Key findings

  • The population density in Alta Vista is 27% lower than Sarasota
  • The median age in Alta Vista is 3% lower than Sarasota
  • In Alta Vista 76.63% of the population is White
  • In Alta Vista 8.28% of the population is Black
  • In Alta Vista 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Sarasota, FL Demographics


      Alta Vista population breakdown by race

      RaceAlta VistaSarasotaFlorida
      American Indian0.00%0.31%0.27%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.00%0.06%
      Mixed race12.44%2.05%2.48%
      Other race2.65%1.48%2.54%
      In Alta Vista, 18.2% 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Alta Vista age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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