StatisticTaftFloridaNational
Population1,81721,477,737328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,71741091
Median age42.741.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)38%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1843%38%43%
Speak English75%72%79%
Speak Spanish17%21%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Taft is 319% higher than Florida
  • The median age in Taft is 3% higher than Florida
  • In Taft 85.03% of the population is White
  • In Taft 7.10% of the population is Black
  • In Taft 3.47% of the population is Asian

Compare Taft, FL Demographics

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      Taft population breakdown by race

      RaceTaftFloridaNational
      White85.03%75.90%73.35%
      Black7.10%16.14%12.63%
      Asian3.47%2.61%5.22%
      American Indian0.00%0.27%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.06%0.18%
      Mixed race2.75%2.48%3.06%
      Other race1.65%2.54%4.75%
      In Taft, 24.0% 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

      Taft age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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