Hernando is a city located in Citrus County Florida. With a 2020 population of 9,330, it is the 346th largest city in Florida and the 4341st largest city in the United States. Hernando is currently growing at a rate of 0.25% annually and its population has increased by 0.50% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,284 in 2020. Spanning over 36 miles, Hernando has a population density of 294 people per square mile.
The average household income in Hernando is $45,380 with a poverty rate of 19.48%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $691 per month, and the median house value is $102,200. The median age in Hernando is 56.6 years, 55.1 years for males, and 58.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Hernandowas:
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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 other race people with a rate of 100.00%.
94.62% of Hernando residents speak only English, while 5.38% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 4.42% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Hernando is Native, with 59.18% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Hernando is Hispanic, with 13.27% 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 6.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.62%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Hernando
96.89% of Hernando residents were born in the United States, with 30.54% having been born in Florida. 1.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.