Hialeah, Florida Population 2018

Hialeah, Florida's estimated population is 239,673 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Hialeah, Florida is the 6th largest city in Florida based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 11159.97 people/mi² (4308.87 people/km²), with a household density of 1320.53 people/km² (3420.17 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 43.5 years, 41.7 years for males, and 44.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.5 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 73,452 households in the city, with an average size of people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 1%, with a median rent of $1035/month. The median house has 4.5 rooms, and has a value of $163,600.

The median income for households in Hialeah, Florida is $29,817, while the mean household income is $40,596. The per capita income is $, and % of families and % of individuals are below the federal poverty line. % of those under 18 are in poverty, and % of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2017239,6731,5750.66%
2016238,0981780.07%
2015237,9201,4940.63%
2014236,4261,0670.45%
2013235,3592,1220.91%
2012233,2372,6891.17%
2011230,5485,0742.25%
2010225,474-945-0.04%
2000226,41938,4151.88%
1990188,00442,7502.61%
1980145,25442,8023.55%
1970102,45235,4804.34%
196066,97247,29613.03%
195019,67615,71817.39%
19403,9581,3584.29%
19302,6000.00%

Hialeah Population in 2018Source: Ivan Curra [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

Population by Race

Race Population
White220,648
Some Other Race6,437
Black or African American6,256
Two or More Races1,515
Asian680
American Indian and Alaska Native66
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander24

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Hialeah Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Hialeah Median Age

43.5


Total

41.7


Male

44.9


Female

Hialeah Adults

There are 194,391 adults, (46,183 of which are seniors) in Hialeah.

Hialeah Age Dependency

59

Age Dependency Ratio

31.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Hialeah Sex Ratio

Female

123,666

52.48%

Male

111,960

47.52%

Hialeah Households and Families

Hialeah Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hialeah Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married53.9%46.1%
Male46.7%53.3%
All45.7%54.3%
Non Family38.4%61.6%
Female36.5%63.5%

45.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hialeah Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All70,4303.3245.7
Married31,7063.9253.9
Non Family18,2931.2938.4
Female14,4374.1136.5
Male5,9944.3946.7

3.85

Average Family Size

3.32

Average Household Size

7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hialeah Households

Hialeah Education

Hialeah Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade31,29417.95%
9th to 12th Grade20,20511.59%
High School Graduate63,73336.57%
Some College23,19613.31%
Associates Degree12,6557.26%
Bachelors Degree17,57110.08%
Graduate Degree5,6413.24%

Hialeah Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic168,878118,43522,258
Black4,4172,794330
Other Race4,1983,005613
White3,9333,319713
Multiple Races95559598
Asian479354146
Native American6666
Islander24

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 30.48%.

Hialeah Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,938$24,535$19,615
Less Than High School$17,300$20,764$13,914
High School Grad$20,369$23,223$17,074
Some College$26,353$29,692$24,615
Bachelors Degree$26,204$28,312$24,274
Graduate Degree$34,137$31,645$36,750

$21,938

Average Earnings

$24,535

Average Male

$19,615

Average Female

Hialeah Language

Hialeah Language by Age

Hialeah Language

6.42% of Hialeah residents speak only English, while 93.58% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 93.12% of the population.

Hialeah Poverty

Hialeah Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic226,09059,40926.28%
Black6,0802,16435.59%
White6,3131,26119.97%
Other6,42273011.37%
Multiple1,51537324.62%
Asian68026639.12%
Native662943.94%

26.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.55%

Male Poverty Rate

28.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hialeah

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hialeah is Native, with 43.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hialeah is Other, with 11.37% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.64%.

Hialeah Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.85%
High School23.94%
Some College18.00%
Bachelors or Greater17.21%

Hialeah Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.38%
Male Unemployed29.68%
Female Employed13.02%
Male Employed11.54%

Hialeah Income

Hialeah Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$29,817$40,596
Families$35,071$45,085
Married Families$39,935$50,869
Non Families$13,338$21,984

Hialeah Marital Status

Hialeah Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.7%

Male Marriage Rate

38.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Hialeah Married by Age and Sex

Hialeah Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Hialeah Marital Status by Race

Hialeah Veterans

Hialeah Veterans by War

2,006

Number of Veterans

1,864

Male Veterans

142

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Second Gulf War579
Vietnam437
First Gulf War278
Korea125
World War II47

Hialeah Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54599
18 to 34473
65 to 74382
55 to 64321
75+231

Hialeah Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8621.02%
Hispanic1,5640.83%
Black711.38%
Other531.06%
2 or More110.99%
Asian91.59%

Hialeah Veterans by Education

14.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hialeah Employment Status

Hialeah Employment by Age

57.2%

Labor Force Participation

52%

Employment Rate

9.1%

Unemployment Rate

Hialeah Employment by Race

Hialeah Employment by Education

Hialeah Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

20.22%

Born in Florida

25.96%

Native Born

74.04%

Foreign Born

35.65%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

25.96% of Hialeah residents were born in the United States, with 20.22% having been born in Florida. 35.65% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.