Edgewater is a city located in Volusia County Florida. With a 2020 population of 23,567, it is the 182nd largest city in Florida and the 1977th largest city in the United States. Edgewater is currently growing at a rate of 1.01% annually but its population has decreased by -0.60% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 23,710 in 2020. Spanning over 25 miles, Edgewater has a population density of 959 people per square mile.
The average household income in Edgewater is $60,664 with a poverty rate of 10.07%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,054 per month, and the median house value is $172,600. The median age in Edgewater is 51.1 years, 50.4 years for males, and 51.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Edgewaterwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 42.31%.
93.72% of Edgewater residents speak only English, while 6.28% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.91% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Edgewater is Hispanic, with 21.77% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Edgewater is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.54%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.42%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Edgewater
95.04% of Edgewater residents were born in the United States, with 35.80% having been born in Florida. 1.43% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.