Indian River County, Florida Population 2018

Indian River County, Florida's estimated population is 147,981 with a growth rate of -2.25% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Indian River County, Florida is the 32nd largest county in Florida.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017154,3836,4024.33%
2017147,981-3,401-2.25%
2016151,3823,7532.54%
2015147,6293,0582.12%
2014144,5712,6291.85%
2013141,9421,4431.03%
2012140,4991,4131.02%
2011139,0868110.59%
2010138,27548,06753.28%
199090,20830,31250.61%
198059,89623,90466.41%
197035,99210,68342.21%
196025,30913,437113.18%
195011,8722,91532.54%
19408,9572,23333.21%
19306,7240.00%

Indian River County, Florida Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White127,295
Black or African American13,447
Two or More Races2,897
Some Other Race2,150
Asian1,822
American Indian and Alaska Native370

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

Indian River County, Florida Population Pyramid 2018

1,0002,0003,0004,0005,0006,0007,000 Male Population1,0002,0003,0004,0005,0006,0007,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Indian River County, Florida Median Age

52.2


Total

50.2


Male

53.4


Female

Indian River County, Florida Adults

There are 122,500 adults, (45,596 of whom are seniors) in Indian River County, Florida.

Indian River County, Florida Age Dependency

92.4

Age Dependency Ratio

59.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Indian River County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

76,917

51.98%

Male

71,064

48.02%

Indian River County, Florida Households and Families

Indian River County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Indian River County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.8%15.2%
All75.8%24.2%
Non Family69.8%30.2%
Female56.1%43.9%
Male51%49%

75.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Indian River County, Florida Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All57,9112.5375.8
Married30,0532.9484.8
Non Family21,2891.2869.8
Female4,5434.6956.1
Male2,0264.6851

3.18

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

4.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Indian River County, Florida Households

Indian River County, Florida Education

Indian River County, Florida Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,0544.49%
9th to 12th Grade7,9537.06%
High School Graduate34,74330.86%
Some College22,41119.91%
Associates Degree11,0949.85%
Bachelors Degree19,26317.11%
Graduate Degree12,06710.72%

Indian River County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White91,85984,72527,369
Hispanic10,4876,5222,010
Black8,0906,4761,171
Other Race1,459648351
Asian1,271956511
Multiple Races964884266
Native American30320971

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.23%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 40.20%.

Indian River County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,368$32,346$26,085
Less Than High School$21,220$24,256$15,066
High School Grad$25,565$28,376$21,820
Some College$27,873$32,352$24,533
Bachelors Degree$39,974$53,925$34,262
Graduate Degree$62,100$79,939$50,771

$29,368

Average Earnings

$32,346

Average Male

$26,085

Average Female

Indian River County, Florida Language

Indian River County, Florida Language by Age

Indian River County, Florida Language

86.43% of Indian River County, Florida residents speak only English, while 13.57% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.51% of the population.

Indian River County, Florida Poverty

Indian River County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White111,47610,5379.45%
Hispanic17,7614,17823.52%
Black13,0943,21524.55%
Other2,1461,37564.07%
Multiple2,84938013.34%
Asian1,76425414.40%
Native3557621.41%

12.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.41%

Male Poverty Rate

13.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Indian River County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Indian River County, Florida is Other, with 64.07% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Indian River County, Florida is White, with 9.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.06%.

Indian River County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.20%
High School12.01%
Some College9.38%
Bachelors or Greater5.41%

Indian River County, Florida Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.95%
Male Unemployed24.48%
Female Employed7.39%
Male Employed6.07%

Indian River County, Florida Income

Indian River County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,009$78,701
Families$60,575$95,613
Married Families$69,057$105,600
Non Families$30,281$48,255

Indian River County, Florida Marital Status

Indian River County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.0%

Male Marriage Rate

48.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Indian River County, Florida Married by Age and Sex

Indian River County, Florida 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.

Indian River County, Florida Marital Status by Race


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

Indian River County, Florida Veterans

Indian River County, Florida Veterans by War

14,945

Number of Veterans

14,262

Male Veterans

683

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam5,386
Korea2,566
World War II1,920
First Gulf War1,631
Second Gulf War1,091

Indian River County, Florida Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+6,432
65 to 744,155
55 to 641,987
35 to 541,905
18 to 34466

Indian River County, Florida Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White14,17013.12%
Black5866.15%
Hispanic3823.12%
Other915.46%
2 or More463.27%
Indian4313.03%
Asian90.60%

Indian River County, Florida Veterans by Education

5.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Indian River County, Florida Employment Status

Indian River County, Florida Employment by Age

48.7%

Labor Force Participation

44.7%

Employment Rate

8.2%

Unemployment Rate

Indian River County, Florida Employment by Race

Indian River County, Florida Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Indian River County, Florida

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sebastian2192624772284612.98%
Vero Beach1522516751152610.02%
Fellsmere519055473576.88%
Indian River Shores389442283348.58%
Orchid415448337.95%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990