Clewiston, Florida Population 2022

7,361
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Clewiston is a city located in Hendry County Florida. With a 2020 population of 7,361, it is the 382nd largest city in Florida and the 5165th largest city in the United States. Clewiston is currently growing at a rate of 0.23% annually but its population has decreased by -6.94% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,910 in 2020. Spanning over 5 miles, Clewiston has a population density of 1,636 people per square mile.

The average household income in Clewiston is $73,526 with a poverty rate of 19.01%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $832 per month, and the median house value is $124,700. The median age in Clewiston is 34 years, 33.9 years for males, and 36.3 years for females.

Clewiston Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Clewistonwas:

  • White: 82.21%
  • Black or African American: 9.37%
  • Two or more races: 2.92%
  • Asian: 2.77%
  • Other race: 2.73%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Clewiston, Florida is 7,361 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 7,910.

Clewiston, Florida Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Clewiston Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

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Clewiston Population by Race

Clewiston Population Pyramid 2022

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Clewiston Median Age

35.5


Total

30.3


Male

40.1


Female

Clewiston Adults

There are 5,760 adults, (940 of whom are seniors) in Clewiston.

Clewiston Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

19.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Clewiston Sex Ratio

Female

4,282

54.13%

Male

3,628

45.87%

Clewiston Population by Age

Clewiston Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Clewiston Household Types

62.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clewiston Households and Families

3.57

Average Family Size

3.08

Average Household Size

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Clewiston Households by Type

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Clewiston Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Clewiston Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 96.17%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 24.75%.

Clewiston Educational Attainment by Race

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$30,298

Average Earnings

$32,330

Average Male

$28,339

Average Female

Clewiston Earnings by Educational Attainment

Clewiston Language by Age

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Clewiston Language

47.96% of Clewiston residents speak only English, while 52.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 49.43% of the population.

Clewiston Language

Clewiston Poverty by Race

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19.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.03%

Male Poverty Rate

21.55%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clewiston

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clewiston is Multiple, with 54.46% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.93%.

Clewiston Poverty

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Clewiston Poverty Rate by Education

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Clewiston Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Clewiston Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Clewiston Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.8%

Male Marriage Rate

38.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Clewiston Married by Age and Sex

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Clewiston Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Clewiston Marital Status by Race

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Clewiston Marital Status

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182

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Clewiston Veterans by War

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Clewiston Veterans by Age

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Clewiston Veterans by Race

Clewiston Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clewiston Veterans by Education

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69.4%

Labor Force Participation

64.2%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Clewiston Employment by Age

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Clewiston Employment by Race

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Clewiston Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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50.66%

Born in Clewiston

74.17%

Native Born

25.83%

Foreign Born

13.48%

Non Citizen

12.35%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

74.17% of Clewiston residents were born in the United States, with 50.66% having been born in Florida. 13.48% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Clewiston Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Clewiston Population by Year