Tavares demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,26529491
Median age54.941.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)60%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1824%38%43%
Speak English91%72%79%
Speak Spanish6%21%13%
Tavares, FL has a population of 14,965 and is the 2,842nd largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,265 per sq mi which is 331% higher than the Florida average and 1296% higher than the national average. The median age in Tavares is 55 which is approximately 32% higher than the Florida average of 42. In Tavares, 60% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 91% speak English and 6% speak Spanish. 31% of Tavares residents were born in Florida, 59% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 7% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Tavares is 331% higher than Florida.
  • The median age in Tavares is 32% higher than Florida.
  • In Tavares 81.82% of the population is White.
  • In Tavares 11.34% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Tavares 2.40% of the population is Asian.

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Tavares population breakdown by race

Black or African American11.34%16.14%12.63%
American Indian0.05%0.27%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.12%0.06%0.18%
Mixed race2.42%2.48%3.06%
Other race1.84%2.54%4.75%
In Tavares, 8.4% 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.

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