Population density (sq mi)1,87541091
Median age26.541.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)34%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1844%38%43%
Speak English88%72%79%
Speak Spanish5%21%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Tallahassee is 357% higher than Florida
  • The median age in Tallahassee is 36% lower than Florida
  • In Tallahassee 57.03% of the population is White
  • In Tallahassee 35.32% of the population is Black
  • In Tallahassee 4.10% of the population is Asian

Compare Tallahassee, FL Demographics


      Tallahassee population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.16%0.27%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.03%0.06%0.18%
      Mixed race2.39%2.48%3.06%
      Other race0.96%2.54%4.75%
      In Tallahassee, 6.9% 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

      Tallahassee age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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