Palm Coast, Florida Population 2019

Palm Coast, Florida's estimated population is 87,607 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Palm Coast, Florida is the 28th largest city in Florida based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 922.55 people/mi² (356.20 people/km²).

The overall median age is 47.7 years, 46.5 years for males, and 49 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.8 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.76 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 Palm Coast, Florida is $51,208, while the mean household income is $61,044.

Palm Coast Fl Demographics

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

  • White: 80.10%
  • Black or African American: 11.93%
  • Asian: 2.90%
  • Two or more races: 2.38%
  • Other race: 2.20%
  • Native American: 0.48%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.02%

How Many People Live in Palm Coast, Florida?

87,607
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201887,6071,5401.79%
201786,0671,9782.35%
201684,0892,1812.66%
201581,9081,8692.34%
201480,0391,6262.07%
201378,4131,0481.35%
201277,3657280.95%
201176,6371,1331.50%
201075,50442,7728.72%
200032,7320.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White65,964
Black or African American9,823
Asian2,387
Two or More Races1,957
Some Other Race1,814
American Indian and Alaska Native396
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander15

Palm Coast Fl Population Pyramid 2019

Palm Coast Fl Median Age

47.7


Total

46.5


Male

49


Female

Palm Coast Fl Adults

There are 66,536 adults, (22,266 of whom are seniors) in Palm Coast Fl.

Palm Coast Fl Age Dependency

86

Age Dependency Ratio

50.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Palm Coast Fl Sex Ratio

Female

43,165

52.41%

Male

39,191

47.59%

Palm Coast Fl Households and Families

Palm Coast Fl Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Palm Coast Fl Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82%18%
All75.4%24.6%
Non Family70.1%29.9%
Male66.8%33.2%
Female59.1%40.9%

75.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All29,7412.7675.4
Married16,704382
Non Family8,5781.4570.1
Female3,2864.3359.1
Male1,1734.6266.8

3.14

Average Family Size

2.76

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Palm Coast Fl Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,6972.80%
9th to 12th Grade3,0775.08%
High School Graduate20,79434.30%
Some College15,94726.31%
Associates Degree6,12410.10%
Bachelors Degree8,22313.56%
Graduate Degree4,7617.85%

Palm Coast Fl Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White45,34842,0219,484
Black6,8006,0591,571
Hispanic6,0895,500995
Asian1,8261,750823
Other Race1,2691,126234
Multiple Races42741791
Native American22419339
Islander1515

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 45.07%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,057$32,370$26,031
Less Than High School$21,297$25,306$16,505
High School Grad$26,035$29,066$22,324
Some College$29,782$36,192$25,905
Bachelors Degree$33,031$40,072$30,819
Graduate Degree$41,847$41,685$41,881

$29,057

Average Earnings

$32,370

Average Male

$26,031

Average Female

Palm Coast Fl Language

Palm Coast Fl Language by Age

Palm Coast Fl Language

83.53% of Palm Coast Fl residents speak only English, while 16.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.60% of the population.

Palm Coast Fl Poverty

Palm Coast Fl Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White58,4686,95611.90%
Hispanic9,1661,61617.63%
Black9,6501,59416.52%
Multiple1,88452627.92%
Other1,80827014.93%
Native39619950.25%
Asian2,284773.37%

13.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.98%

Male Poverty Rate

12.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Palm Coast Fl

The race most likely to be in poverty in Palm Coast Fl is Native, with 50.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Palm Coast Fl is Asian, with 3.37% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.11%.

Name Poverty
High School15.76%
Less Than High School14.02%
Some College8.73%
Bachelors or Greater5.31%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.33%
Male Unemployed28.12%
Male Employed6.99%
Female Employed6.67%

Palm Coast Fl Income

Palm Coast Fl Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,208$61,044
Families$54,943$65,522
Married Families$62,198$71,864
Non Families$33,299$46,018

Palm Coast Fl Marital Status

Palm Coast Fl Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.1%

Male Marriage Rate

49.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Palm Coast Fl Married by Age and Sex

Palm Coast Fl Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Palm Coast Fl Marital Status by Race

Palm Coast Fl Veterans

8,117

Number of Veterans

7,329

Male Veterans

788

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam3,254
First Gulf War1,034
Korea1,004
Second Gulf War969
World War II518
Age Group Veterans
65 to 742,743
75+2,274
55 to 641,242
35 to 541,119
18 to 34739

Palm Coast Fl Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7,13213.15%
Black7419.44%
Hispanic5648.13%
Other1016.77%
2 or More7512.89%
Asian532.63%
Indian154.42%

Palm Coast Fl Veterans by Education

7.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Palm Coast Fl Employment Status

49.1%

Labor Force Participation

45.9%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Palm Coast 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

24.27%

Born in Florida

87.64%

Native Born

12.36%

Foreign Born

3.25%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

87.64% of Palm Coast Fl residents were born in the United States, with 24.27% having been born in Florida. 3.25% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.