Hernando, Florida Population 2020

8,727

Hernando is a city located in Florida. Hernando has a 2020 population of 8,727. Hernando is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -3.61% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,054 in 2010. Hernando reached it's highest population of 9,699 in 2015.

The average household income in Hernando is $44,092 with a poverty rate of 20.28%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $680 per month, and the median house value is $83,800. The median age in Hernando is 57.6 years, 55.5 years for males, and 59.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 116.4 males.

Hernando Demographics

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

  • White: 88.91%
  • Asian: 5.09%
  • Black or African American: 2.81%
  • Two or more races: 2.03%
  • Native American: 0.85%
  • Other race: 0.32%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hernando, Florida is 8,727, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,727.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 9,054.

Hernando, Florida Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,75988.91%
Asian4445.09%
Black or African American2452.81%
Two or More Races1772.03%
American Indian and Alaska Native740.85%
Some Other Race280.32%

Hernando Population Pyramid 2020

Hernando Median Age

57.6


Total

55.5


Male

59.1


Female

Hernando Adults

There are 7,502 adults, (3,087 of whom are seniors) in Hernando.

Hernando Age Dependency

97.7

Age Dependency Ratio

69.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Hernando Sex Ratio

Female

4,032

46.20%

Male

4,695

53.80%

Hernando Households and Families

Hernando Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hernando Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male88.6%11.4%
Married87.8%12.2%
Female86.2%13.8%
All85.9%14.1%
Non Family83.5%16.5%

85.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,0642.1485.9
Non Family1,7911.2283.5
Married1,7462.5787.8
Male3174.2188.6
Female2103.2986.2

2.73

Average Family Size

2.14

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hernando Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2834.02%
9th to 12th Grade6959.87%
High School Graduate3,22645.84%
Some College1,24817.73%
Associates Degree6198.80%
Bachelors Degree6489.21%
Graduate Degree3194.53%

Hernando Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,3065,357775
Hispanic20919454
Black18817452
Asian18518542
Multiple Races989840
Native American52524
Other Race282828

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%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,983$26,901$27,128
Less Than High School$22,969$26,484$21,855
High School Grad$25,551$26,026$25,139
Some College$29,567$28,942$30,417
Bachelors Degree$40,389$39,265$41,000
Graduate Degree$32,188$26,380$36,098

$26,983

Average Earnings

$26,901

Average Male

$27,128

Average Female

Hernando Language

Hernando Language by Age

Hernando Language

93.78% of Hernando residents speak only English, while 6.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 3.42% of the population.

Hernando Poverty

Hernando Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,4371,59321.42%
Native746486.49%
Hispanic3615214.40%
Multiple1775028.25%
Black24572.86%

20.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.55%

Male Poverty Rate

22.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hernando

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hernando is Native, with 86.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hernando is Black, with 2.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.26%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School38.24%
High School21.17%
Some College15.37%
Bachelors or Greater8.17%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed68.29%
Male Unemployed56.59%
Male Employed8.90%
Female Employed3.98%

Hernando Income

Hernando Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,296$44,092
Families$46,153$55,910
Married Families$51,169-
Non Families$23,288$25,930

Hernando Marital Status

Hernando Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.0%

Male Marriage Rate

49.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Hernando Married by Age and Sex

Hernando 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 45-54.

Hernando Marital Status by Race

Hernando Veterans

1,064

Number of Veterans

1,049

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam530
First Gulf War118
Korea108
World War II54
Second Gulf War36
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,05515.30%
Hispanic12442.91%
Indian913.24%

$Hernando Veterans by Education

14.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hernando Employment Status

38.9%

Labor Force Participation

35.6%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Hernando 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

27.56%

Born in Florida

95.71%

Native Born

4.29%

Foreign Born

2.36%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.71% of Hernando residents were born in the United States, with 27.56% having been born in Florida. 2.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20208,7270.00%
20198,7270.00%
20188,7274735.73%
20178,254-1,046-11.25%
20169,300-399-4.11%
20159,6995906.48%
20149,109-491-5.11%
20139,6004494.91%
20129,151810.89%
20119,070160.18%
20109,0540.00%