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 1342.62 people/km² (3477.40 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 44.2 years, 42.7 years for males, and 45.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.6 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 74,681 households in the city, with an average size of people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 0.8%, with a median rent of $1066/month. The median house has 4.4 rooms, and has a value of $174,300.

The median income for households in Hialeah, Florida is $31,012, while the mean household income is $42,188. 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
White221,822
Some Other Race7,375
Black or African American5,759
Two or More Races1,616
Asian826
American Indian and Alaska Native69
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander56

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Hialeah Population Pyramid 2018

2,0004,0006,0008,00010,000 Male Population2,0004,0006,0008,00010,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Hialeah Median Age

44.2


Total

42.7


Male

45.5


Female

Hialeah Adults

There are 196,484 adults, (47,583 of whom are seniors) in Hialeah.

Hialeah Age Dependency

59.5

Age Dependency Ratio

32

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Hialeah Sex Ratio

Female

124,608

52.46%

Male

112,915

47.54%

Hialeah Households and Families

Hialeah Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Hialeah Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married53.6%46.4%
Male46.8%53.2%
All45.5%54.5%
Female37.7%62.3%
Non Family37.4%62.6%

45.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hialeah Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All71,7193.2845.5
Married32,0063.8853.6
Non Family19,2841.2737.4
Female14,4674.1537.7
Male5,9624.4746.8

3.85

Average Family Size

3.28

Average Household Size

7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hialeah Households

Hialeah Education

Hialeah Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade32,14118.13%
9th to 12th Grade19,89711.22%
High School Graduate65,05536.69%
Some College23,50513.26%
Associates Degree13,2477.47%
Bachelors Degree17,86710.08%
Graduate Degree5,5803.15%

Hialeah Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic171,860120,94722,354
Other Race5,0993,664569
Black4,3112,899429
White3,7503,123722
Multiple Races947560130
Asian658494246
Native American6969
Islander56

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 37.39%.

Hialeah Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,405$25,564$19,997
Less Than High School$19,038$22,218$15,240
High School Grad$21,018$24,368$17,654
Some College$26,500$30,115$24,080
Bachelors Degree$25,729$28,926$23,671
Graduate Degree$37,650$34,151$39,413

$22,405

Average Earnings

$25,564

Average Male

$19,997

Average Female

Hialeah Language

Hialeah Language by Age

Hialeah Language

5.59% of Hialeah residents speak only English, while 94.41% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 93.96% of the population.

Hialeah Poverty

Hialeah Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic228,42059,32625.97%
Black5,5731,66229.82%
White5,9361,24420.96%
Other7,35990012.23%
Multiple1,61640525.06%
Asian82621626.15%
Native693144.93%

25.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.42%

Male Poverty Rate

28.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hialeah

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hialeah is Native, with 44.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hialeah is Other, with 12.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.39%.

Hialeah Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.02%
High School23.79%
Bachelors or Greater18.75%
Some College18.56%

Hialeah Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.27%
Male Unemployed30.65%
Female Employed13.37%
Male Employed11.32%

Hialeah Income

Hialeah Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$31,012$42,188
Families$36,449$47,209
Married Families$42,466$53,461
Non Families$13,921$22,774

Hialeah Marital Status

Hialeah Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.6%

Male Marriage Rate

38.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Hialeah Married by Age and Sex

Hialeah Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Hialeah Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Hialeah Veterans

Hialeah Veterans by War

2,000

Number of Veterans

1,718

Male Veterans

282

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Second Gulf War597
Vietnam451
First Gulf War296
Korea141
World War II37

Hialeah Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54555
18 to 34454
55 to 64372
65 to 74371
75+248

Hialeah Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8130.99%
Hispanic1,5300.81%
Other861.47%
Black491.02%
2 or More434.11%
Asian91.26%

Hialeah Veterans by Education

14.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hialeah Employment Status

Hialeah Employment by Age

56.5%

Labor Force Participation

52.4%

Employment Rate

7.2%

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

19.80%

Born in Florida

25.58%

Native Born

74.42%

Foreign Born

34.87%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

25.58% of Hialeah residents were born in the United States, with 19.80% having been born in Florida. 34.87% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.