Gulf Breeze is a city located in Santa Rosa County Florida. With a 2020 population of 6,410, it is the 409th largest city in Florida and the 5648th largest city in the United States. Gulf Breeze is currently growing at a rate of 0.85% annually but its population has decreased by -4.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,725 in 2020. Spanning over 24 miles, Gulf Breeze has a population density of 1,369 people per square mile.
The average household income in Gulf Breeze is $131,288 with a poverty rate of 6.71%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,365 per month, and the median house value is $368,500. The median age in Gulf Breeze is 49 years, 47.2 years for males, and 50.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Gulf Breezewas:
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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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
89.73% of Gulf Breeze residents speak only English, while 10.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.28% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Gulf Breeze is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Gulf Breeze is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.98%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Gulf Breeze
94.90% of Gulf Breeze residents were born in the United States, with 31.20% having been born in Florida. 1.50% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.