Homestead, Florida Population 2019

Homestead, Florida's estimated population is 70,477 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Homestead, Florida is the 37th largest city in Florida based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 4663.08 people/mi² (1800.42 people/km²).

The overall median age is 30.9 years, 29.5 years for males, and 32.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.2 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 3.61 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Homestead, Florida is $43,150, while the mean household income is $55,916.

Homestead Fl Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Homestead Fl was:

  • White: 69.99%
  • Black or African American: 23.02%
  • Two or more races: 3.13%
  • Other race: 2.26%
  • Asian: 1.30%
  • Native American: 0.31%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%

How Many People Live in Homestead, Florida?

70,477
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201870,4775220.75%
201769,9551,1201.63%
201668,8351,9242.88%
201566,9119601.46%
201465,9511,0541.62%
201364,8971,1101.74%
201263,7879451.50%
201162,8421,8022.95%
201061,04029,1316.70%
200031,9095,0431.74%
199026,8666,1982.66%
198020,6686,9944.22%
197013,6744,5224.10%
19609,1524,5797.18%
19504,5731,4193.78%
19403,1540.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White47,139
Black or African American15,503
Two or More Races2,110
Some Other Race1,519
Asian876
American Indian and Alaska Native207

Homestead Fl Population Pyramid 2019

Homestead Fl Median Age

30.9


Total

29.5


Male

32.3


Female

Homestead Fl Adults

There are 46,085 adults, (5,158 of whom are seniors) in Homestead Fl.

Homestead Fl Age Dependency

64.6

Age Dependency Ratio

12.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52

Child Dependency Ratio

Homestead Fl Sex Ratio

Female

33,474

49.70%

Male

33,880

50.30%

Homestead Fl Households and Families

Homestead Fl Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Homestead Fl Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married52.9%47.1%
All39.2%60.8%
Male39.1%60.9%
Non Family31.2%68.8%
Female23.4%76.6%

39.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,4993.6139.2
Married7,6714.2752.9
Female4,4394.4123.4
Non Family4,3561.4131.2
Male2,0334.1239.1

4.1

Average Family Size

3.61

Average Household Size

9.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Homestead Fl Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6,70016.71%
9th to 12th Grade3,8119.50%
High School Graduate10,01024.96%
Some College7,54418.81%
Associates Degree3,7419.33%
Bachelors Degree5,47813.66%
Graduate Degree2,8137.02%

Homestead Fl Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic25,42717,3004,548
Black8,7416,9231,304
White5,6665,2182,220
Other Race919546109
Multiple Races828657214
Asian788415199
Native American74

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.09%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 39.18%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,030$30,500$23,277
Less Than High School$16,879$20,379$14,958
High School Grad$23,040$27,207$17,322
Some College$33,128$38,388$30,084
Bachelors Degree$40,688$43,485$34,839
Graduate Degree$44,444$54,000$43,969

$27,030

Average Earnings

$30,500

Average Male

$23,277

Average Female

Homestead Fl Language

Homestead Fl Language by Age

Homestead Fl Language

36.74% of Homestead Fl residents speak only English, while 63.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 56.95% of the population.

Homestead Fl Poverty

Homestead Fl Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic42,35412,34929.16%
Black15,4564,79731.04%
White8,9211,29314.49%
Multiple2,08961629.49%
Other1,51852734.72%
Asian87610111.53%

27.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.91%

Male Poverty Rate

29.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Homestead Fl

The race most likely to be in poverty in Homestead Fl is Other, with 34.72% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Homestead Fl is Asian, with 11.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.01%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School42.63%
High School24.00%
Some College15.40%
Bachelors or Greater8.97%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.35%
Male Unemployed28.81%
Female Employed16.84%
Male Employed13.01%

Homestead Fl Income

Homestead Fl Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,150$55,916
Families$44,266$59,037
Married Families$61,938-
Non Families$25,800$36,188

Homestead Fl Marital Status

Homestead Fl Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.9%

Male Marriage Rate

38.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Homestead Fl Married by Age and Sex

Homestead Fl Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Homestead Fl Marital Status by Race

Homestead Fl Veterans

2,672

Number of Veterans

2,404

Male Veterans

268

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War785
Second Gulf War701
Vietnam459
World War II59
Korea30

Homestead Fl Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,9435.98%
Hispanic8172.84%
Black5535.26%
Other747.67%
2 or More687.57%
Asian344.31%

Homestead Fl Veterans by Education

6.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Homestead Fl Employment Status

64.9%

Labor Force Participation

58.3%

Employment Rate

9.4%

Unemployment Rate

Homestead Fl 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

44.70%

Born in Florida

64.45%

Native Born

35.55%

Foreign Born

20.62%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

64.45% of Homestead Fl residents were born in the United States, with 44.70% having been born in Florida. 20.62% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.