Indian River County, Florida Population 2018

Indian River County, Florida's estimated population is 154,383 with a growth rate of 6.22% 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
2017154,3839,0416.22%
2016145,342-6,040-3.99%
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
White124,489
Black or African American13,282
Some Other Race2,732
Two or More Races2,700
Asian1,776
American Indian and Alaska Native363

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

Indian River County, Florida Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Indian River County, Florida Median Age

51.4


Total

49.6


Male

52.8


Female

Indian River County, Florida Adults

There are 119,907 adults, (43,893 of which are seniors) in Indian River County, Florida.

Indian River County, Florida Age Dependency

91.2

Age Dependency Ratio

57.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Indian River County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

75,544

51.98%

Male

69,798

48.02%

Indian River County, Florida Households and Families

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

Indian River County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.8%15.2%
All74.6%25.4%
Non Family67.9%32.1%
Male56%44%
Female50.2%49.8%

74.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Indian River County, Florida Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All57,8292.4974.6
Married29,3662.9384.8
Non Family21,6191.2567.9
Female4,8344.550.2
Male2,0104.4756

3.15

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

4.1%

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 Grade5,0034.55%
9th to 12th Grade8,6747.88%
High School Graduate33,17030.15%
Some College22,86920.79%
Associates Degree10,4139.46%
Bachelors Degree18,19516.54%
Graduate Degree11,69410.63%

Indian River County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White90,30682,53426,647
Hispanic9,8726,2121,575
Black7,8535,853867
Other Race1,763849358
Asian1,3481,022606
Multiple Races911830143
Native American27716751

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.39%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 44.96%.

Indian River County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,895$32,186$25,195
Less Than High School$18,162$20,990$13,319
High School Grad$24,327$26,338$21,175
Some College$27,284$35,559$23,333
Bachelors Degree$39,781$52,703$35,769
Graduate Degree$62,621$82,517$48,668

$27,895

Average Earnings

$32,186

Average Male

$25,195

Average Female

Indian River County, Florida Language

Indian River County, Florida Language by Age

Indian River County, Florida Language

86.47% of Indian River County, Florida residents speak only English, while 13.53% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.52% of the population.

Indian River County, Florida Poverty

Indian River County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White110,18811,89710.80%
Hispanic16,9324,39725.97%
Black12,8593,30525.70%
Other2,7191,32548.73%
Multiple2,64739715.00%
Asian1,70024114.18%
Native3498424.07%

14.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.13%

Male Poverty Rate

15.03%

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 48.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Indian River County, Florida is White, with 10.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.82%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.33%.

Indian River County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.78%
High School12.57%
Some College10.10%
Bachelors or Greater5.09%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.92%
Male Unemployed31.82%
Female Employed7.87%
Male Employed7.36%

Indian River County, Florida Income

Indian River County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,446$76,333
Families$58,772$93,715
Married Families$68,345$105,153
Non Families$27,499$45,898

Indian River County, Florida Marital Status

Indian River County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.4%

Male Marriage Rate

48.2%

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

Indian River County, Florida Veterans

Indian River County, Florida Veterans by War

14,632

Number of Veterans

13,903

Male Veterans

729

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam5,335
Korea2,679
World War II2,073
First Gulf War1,329
Second Gulf War773

Indian River County, Florida Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+6,397
65 to 744,304
55 to 641,941
35 to 541,663
18 to 34327

Indian River County, Florida Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White13,94713.26%
Black5545.91%
Hispanic2352.03%
2 or More533.75%
Indian3711.97%
Other351.68%
Asian60.42%

Indian River County, Florida Veterans by Education

6.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Indian River County, Florida Employment Status

Indian River County, Florida Employment by Age

49.1%

Labor Force Participation

43.9%

Employment Rate

10.3%

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