South Bay demographics profile

StatisticSouth BayFloridaNational
Population density (sq mi)1,87229491
Median age36.841.637.7
Male/Female ratio3.5:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)22%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1856%38%43%
Speak English76%72%79%
Speak Spanish21%21%13%
South Bay, FL has a population of 5,026 and is the 6,451st largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,872 per sq mi which is 538% higher than the Florida average and 1966% higher than the national average. The median age in South Bay is 37 which is approximately 12% lower than the Florida average of 42. In South Bay, 22% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 76% speak English and 21% speak Spanish. 57% of South Bay residents were born in Florida, 23% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 18% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in South Bay is 538% higher than Florida.
  • The median age in South Bay is 12% lower than Florida.
  • In South Bay 35.42% of the population is White.
  • In South Bay 59.43% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In South Bay 0.30% of the population is Asian.

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South Bay population breakdown by race

RaceSouth BayFloridaNational
Black or African American59.43%16.14%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.27%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.18%0.06%0.18%
Mixed race2.37%2.48%3.06%
Other race2.31%2.54%4.75%
In South Bay, 23.2% 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 South Bay, FL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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