Hawthorne is a city located in Alachua County Florida. With a 2020 population of 1,490, it is the 696th largest city in Florida and the 12600th largest city in the United States. Hawthorne is currently growing at a rate of 0.40% annually but its population has decreased by -0.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,500 in 2020. Spanning over 8 miles, Hawthorne has a population density of 202 people per square mile.
The average household income in Hawthorne is $43,204 with a poverty rate of 17.87%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,022 per month, and the median house value is $117,200. The median age in Hawthorne is 39.5 years, 34.8 years for males, and 49.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Hawthornewas:
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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 2+ races people with a rate of 42.11%.
99.79% of Hawthorne residents speak only English, while 0.21% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.21% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Hawthorne is White, with 22.43% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Hawthorne is Multiple, with 14.13% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.81%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Hawthorne
98.60% of Hawthorne residents were born in the United States, with 84.00% having been born in Florida. 1.20% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.