Clewiston, Florida Population 2022

8,314
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Clewiston is a city located in Hendry County Florida. Clewiston has a 2020 population of 8,314. Clewiston is currently growing at a rate of 1.19% annually and its population has increased by 16.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,142 in 2010.

The average household income in Clewiston is $73,526 with a poverty rate of 20.94%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $752 per month, and the median house value is $112,600. 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: 78.10%
  • Black or African American: 11.90%
  • Other race: 5.85%
  • Asian: 2.87%
  • Two or more races: 1.29%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Clewiston, Florida is 8,314 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,314.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,142.

Clewiston, Florida Population 2022

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

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202143,3946861.58%
202042,7086861.61%
201942,0226861.63%
201841,3363180.77%
201741,0189812.39%
201640,0377891.97%
201539,2487741.97%
201438,4746651.73%
201337,809-61-0.16%
201237,870-1,102-2.91%
201138,972-37-0.09%
201039,0090.00%

Clewiston Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,07778.10%
Black or African American92611.90%
Some Other Race4555.85%
Asian2232.87%
Two or More Races1001.29%
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Clewiston Population by Race

Clewiston Population Pyramid $2022

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Clewiston Median Age

34


Total

33.9


Male

36.3


Female

Clewiston Adults

There are 5,660 adults, (925 of whom are seniors) in Clewiston.

Clewiston Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

19.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Clewiston Sex Ratio

Female

3,943

50.67%

Male

3,838

49.33%

Clewiston Population by Age

Clewiston Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Clewiston Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female36.9%63.1%
Non Family39.9%60.1%
All57.1%42.9%
Married71.8%28.2%
Male76%24%

57.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clewiston Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4803.0957.1
Married1,0804.0571.8
Non Family6911.2939.9
Female4473.7936.9
Male2622.6876

3.56

Average Family Size

3.09

Average Household Size

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Clewiston Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade87918.46%
9th to 12th Grade60812.77%
High School Graduate1,58033.19%
Some College61512.92%
Associates Degree55411.64%
Bachelors Degree4008.40%
Graduate Degree1252.63%
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Clewiston Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Clewiston Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic2,4511,20870
White1,7001,626383
Black53037533
Other Race339178
Asian1038039
2+ Races66

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 37.86%.

Clewiston Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,223$35,573$27,014
Less Than 9th Grade$21,214$25,000$15,787
High School Graduate$28,125$35,410$26,138
Some College$37,763$37,098$38,355
Bachelors Degree$64,259$71,625$63,657
Graduate Degree$72,686$$72,872

$31,223

Average Earnings

$35,573

Average Male

$27,014

Average Female

Clewiston Earnings by Educational Attainment

Clewiston Language by Age

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Clewiston Language

48.16% of Clewiston residents speak only English, while 51.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 48.50% of the population.

Clewiston Language

Clewiston Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic4,05196823.90%
White2,45545518.53%
Black91815416.78%
Other62NaN%
Asian2234921.97%

20.94%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.05%

Male Poverty Rate

23.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clewiston

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clewiston is Hispanic, with 23.90% 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 4.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.92%.

Clewiston Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.97%
Some College16.13%
High School12.13%
Bachelors or Greater8.49%

Clewiston Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed60.10%
Male Unemployed23.10%
Female Employed10.38%
Male Employed6.54%

Clewiston Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Clewiston Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,759$73,526
Families$50,859$73,713
Married Families$87,979-
Non Families$31,968$65,262
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Income by Household Type

Clewiston Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.4%

Male Marriage Rate

43.3%

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 55-64.

Clewiston Marital Status by Race

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Clewiston Marital Status

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199

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam85
Second Gulf War32
World War II18
Korea16
First Gulf War

Clewiston Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7497
75+42
18 to 3432
35 to 5428
55 to 64

Clewiston Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1994.53%
Hispanic491.68%

Clewiston Veterans by Race

Clewiston Veterans by Education

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6.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clewiston Veterans by Education

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65.1%

Labor Force Participation

57.3%

Employment Rate

12%

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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52.83%

Born in Clewiston

71.82%

Native Born

28.18%

Foreign Born

16.28%

Non Citizen

11.90%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

71.82% of Clewiston residents were born in the United States, with 52.83% having been born in Florida. 16.28% 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
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20228,314981.19%
20218,216981.21%
20208,118981.22%
20198,020981.24%
20187,922881.12%
20177,8341642.14%
20167,6702383.20%
20157,4321401.92%
20147,2921672.34%
20137,125380.54%
20127,087-57-0.80%
20117,14420.03%
20107,1426821.01%
20006,4603750.60%
19906,0858661.55%
19805,2191,3232.97%
19703,8967822.27%
19603,1140.00%

Clewiston Population by Year