Fernandina Beach, Florida Population 2020

13,106

Fernandina Beach is a city located in Florida. With a 2020 population of 13,106, it is the 152nd largest city in Florida and the 2549th largest city in the United States. Fernandina Beach is currently growing at a rate of 2.14% annually and its population has increased by 14.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,487 in 2010. Spanning over 12 miles, Fernandina Beach has a population density of 1,146 people per square mile.

The average household income in Fernandina Beach is $90,140 with a poverty rate of 12.41%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,273 per month, and the median house value is $316,500. The median age in Fernandina Beach is 54.8 years, 53.5 years for males, and 56.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.0 males.

Fernandina Beach Demographics

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

  • White: 83.49%
  • Black or African American: 10.67%
  • Asian: 3.51%
  • Other race: 1.80%
  • Two or more races: 0.53%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Fernandina Beach, Florida is 13,106, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 12,558.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 11,487.

Fernandina Beach, Florida Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,07183.49%
Black or African American1,28710.67%
Asian4233.51%
Some Other Race2171.80%
Two or More Races640.53%

Fernandina Beach Population Pyramid 2020

Fernandina Beach Median Age

54.8


Total

53.5


Male

56.9


Female

Fernandina Beach Adults

There are 10,493 adults, (3,841 of whom are seniors) in Fernandina Beach.

Fernandina Beach Age Dependency

81.3

Age Dependency Ratio

57.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Fernandina Beach Sex Ratio

Female

6,122

50.75%

Male

5,940

49.25%

Fernandina Beach Households and Families

Fernandina Beach Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fernandina Beach Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83%17%
All70.3%29.7%
Non Family61.1%38.9%
Female57.4%42.6%
Male42.5%57.5%

70.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,4512.1670.3
Married2,6252.6583
Non Family2,0041.1361.1
Female5283.1457.4
Male2942.9742.5

2.68

Average Family Size

2.16

Average Household Size

5.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fernandina Beach Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3033.06%
9th to 12th Grade3453.48%
High School Graduate2,48425.07%
Some College1,78217.98%
Associates Degree8658.73%
Bachelors Degree2,28323.04%
Graduate Degree1,84818.65%

Fernandina Beach Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,0917,6183,661
Black91577596
Hispanic499453146
Asian352352193
Other Race737354
Multiple Races646435

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 73.97%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,452$40,267$29,885
Less Than High School$45,394$45,255$
High School Grad$29,353$32,213$21,505
Some College$33,420$35,356$30,962
Bachelors Degree$38,887$39,563$38,669
Graduate Degree$50,655$56,944$31,792

$35,452

Average Earnings

$40,267

Average Male

$29,885

Average Female

Fernandina Beach Language

Fernandina Beach Language by Age

Fernandina Beach Language

92.42% of Fernandina Beach residents speak only English, while 7.58% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.71% of the population.

Fernandina Beach Poverty

Fernandina Beach Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,4107548.01%
Black1,28257344.70%
Hispanic78221227.11%
Other21710648.85%
Multiple6457.81%

12.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.79%

Male Poverty Rate

15.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fernandina Beach

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fernandina Beach is Other, with 48.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fernandina Beach is Multiple, with 7.81% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.15%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.53%
High School16.12%
Some College13.70%
Bachelors or Greater3.71%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.57%
Female Employed9.40%
Male Unemployed7.27%
Male Employed3.09%

Fernandina Beach Income

Fernandina Beach Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,234$90,140
Families$77,394$110,728
Married Families$95,380-
Non Families$35,686$51,751

Fernandina Beach Marital Status

Fernandina Beach Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.3%

Male Marriage Rate

51.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Fernandina Beach Married by Age and Sex

Fernandina 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.

Fernandina Beach Marital Status by Race

Fernandina Beach Veterans

1,390

Number of Veterans

1,261

Male Veterans

129

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam561
First Gulf War255
Second Gulf War218
Korea181
World War II99
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,31915.04%
Black413.77%
2 or More3046.88%
Hispanic172.80%

$Fernandina Beach Veterans by Education

5.40%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fernandina Beach Employment Status

51.8%

Labor Force Participation

48.5%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Fernandina 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

30.55%

Born in Florida

91.11%

Native Born

8.89%

Foreign Born

2.98%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.11% of Fernandina Beach residents were born in the United States, with 30.55% having been born in Florida. 2.98% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202013,1062742.14%
201912,8322742.18%
201812,5583242.65%
201712,2342742.29%
201611,960790.66%
201511,8811761.50%
201411,705690.59%
201311,6361120.97%
201211,524380.33%
201111,486770.67%
201011,4098600.79%
200010,5491,7841.87%
19908,7651,5411.95%
19807,2242690.38%
19706,955-321-0.45%
19607,2762,8565.11%
19504,4209282.38%
19403,4924691.45%
19303,023-124-0.40%
19203,147-335-1.01%
19103,4822370.71%
19003,2454421.48%
18902,8032410.90%
18802,5620.00%