Cocoa Beach, Florida Population 2020

11,933

Cocoa Beach is a city located in Florida. With a 2020 population of 11,933, it is the 161st largest city in Florida and the 2737th largest city in the United States. Cocoa Beach is currently growing at a rate of 0.83% annually and its population has increased by 6.25% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,231 in 2010. Cocoa Beach reached it's highest population of 12,482 in 2000. Spanning over 15 miles, Cocoa Beach has a population density of 2,562 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cocoa Beach is $87,222 with a poverty rate of 7.90%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,179 per month, and the median house value is $306,000. The median age in Cocoa Beach is 56.9 years, 57.6 years for males, and 56.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.0 males.

Cocoa Beach Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cocoa Beach was:

  • White: 95.30%
  • Black or African American: 1.27%
  • Asian: 1.24%
  • Other race: 1.10%
  • Two or more races: 0.68%
  • Native American: 0.42%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Cocoa Beach, Florida is 11,933, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 11,737.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 11,231.

Cocoa Beach, Florida Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,99795.30%
Black or African American1461.27%
Asian1431.24%
Some Other Race1271.10%
Two or More Races780.68%
American Indian and Alaska Native480.42%

Cocoa Beach Population Pyramid 2020

Cocoa Beach Median Age

56.9


Total

57.6


Male

56.3


Female

Cocoa Beach Adults

There are 10,202 adults, (3,889 of whom are seniors) in Cocoa Beach.

Cocoa Beach Age Dependency

82.8

Age Dependency Ratio

61.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Cocoa Beach Sex Ratio

Female

6,074

52.64%

Male

5,465

47.36%

Cocoa Beach Households and Families

Cocoa Beach Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cocoa Beach Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.5%22.5%
Male71.9%28.1%
All65.9%34.1%
Non Family57.8%42.2%
Female40.1%59.9%

65.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,8031.9965.9
Non Family2,8201.1757.8
Married2,5502.6277.5
Female2943.6540.1
Male1393.4571.9

2.72

Average Family Size

1.99

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cocoa Beach Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1261.32%
9th to 12th Grade2402.51%
High School Graduate2,04421.42%
Some College2,20123.06%
Associates Degree8188.57%
Bachelors Degree2,52526.46%
Graduate Degree1,59016.66%

Cocoa Beach Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,7428,4133,689
Hispanic495486268
Asian14311570
Other Race10210265
Multiple Races787847
Black474715
Native American3131

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 63.73%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,358$49,489$30,821
Less Than High School$16,984$$
High School Grad$29,475$30,875$27,904
Some College$30,016$41,010$22,279
Bachelors Degree$55,329$103,977$38,472
Graduate Degree$74,023$102,454$62,581

$37,358

Average Earnings

$49,489

Average Male

$30,821

Average Female

Cocoa Beach Language

Cocoa Beach Language by Age

Cocoa Beach Language

86.83% of Cocoa Beach residents speak only English, while 13.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 5.43% of the population.

Cocoa Beach Poverty

Cocoa Beach Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,2788248.02%
Hispanic812303.69%
Other1273023.62%
Black1462416.44%
Native482143.75%
Asian143106.99%

7.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.75%

Male Poverty Rate

8.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cocoa Beach

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cocoa Beach is Native, with 43.75% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cocoa Beach is Hispanic, with 3.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.64%.

Name Poverty
High School12.72%
Some College9.21%
Bachelors or Greater4.18%
Less Than High School1.64%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed41.15%
Female Unemployed16.67%
Male Employed5.64%
Female Employed5.53%

Cocoa Beach Income

Cocoa Beach Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,453$87,222
Families$86,806$115,450
Married Families$99,609-
Non Families$39,180$56,890

Cocoa Beach Marital Status

Cocoa Beach Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.4%

Male Marriage Rate

48.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Cocoa Beach Married by Age and Sex

Cocoa Beach 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.

Cocoa Beach Marital Status by Race

Cocoa Beach Veterans

1,602

Number of Veterans

1,443

Male Veterans

159

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam531
Korea222
First Gulf War204
Second Gulf War190
World War II150

$Cocoa Beach Veterans by Education

3.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cocoa Beach Employment Status

45.7%

Labor Force Participation

41.8%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Cocoa Beach 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

20.68%

Born in Florida

90.07%

Native Born

9.93%

Foreign Born

3.61%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.07% of Cocoa Beach residents were born in the United States, with 20.68% having been born in Florida. 3.61% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202011,933980.83%
201911,835980.83%
201811,737540.46%
201711,683980.85%
201611,5851461.28%
201511,4391711.52%
201411,268600.54%
201311,208170.15%
201211,191390.35%
201111,152-47-0.42%
201011,199-1,283-1.08%
200012,4823590.29%
199012,1231,1971.05%
198010,9269740.94%
19709,9526,47711.10%
19603,4750.00%