Hobe Sound, Florida Population 2020

13,953

Hobe Sound is a city located in Florida. Hobe Sound has a 2020 population of 13,953. Hobe Sound is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 21.11% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,521 in 2010. Hobe Sound reached it's highest population of 14,318 in 2016.

The average household income in Hobe Sound is $75,464 with a poverty rate of 12.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,011 per month, and the median house value is $176,100. The median age in Hobe Sound is 54.5 years, 53.4 years for males, and 55.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.4 males.

Hobe Sound Demographics

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

  • White: 88.22%
  • Black or African American: 7.46%
  • Two or more races: 1.49%
  • Other race: 1.32%
  • Asian: 0.92%
  • Native American: 0.34%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.24%
The current population of Hobe Sound, Florida is 13,953, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 13,953.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 11,521.

Hobe Sound, Florida Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12,31088.22%
Black or African American1,0417.46%
Two or More Races2081.49%
Some Other Race1841.32%
Asian1280.92%
American Indian and Alaska Native480.34%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander340.24%

Hobe Sound Population Pyramid 2020

Hobe Sound Median Age

54.5


Total

53.4


Male

55.6


Female

Hobe Sound Adults

There are 11,739 adults, (4,645 of whom are seniors) in Hobe Sound.

Hobe Sound Age Dependency

96.7

Age Dependency Ratio

65.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Hobe Sound Sex Ratio

Female

7,407

53.09%

Male

6,546

46.91%

Hobe Sound Households and Families

Hobe Sound Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hobe Sound Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.6%14.4%
All76.8%23.2%
Non Family71.6%28.4%
Male68.9%31.1%
Female63.1%36.9%

76.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,0822.2576.8
Non Family2,7371.2271.6
Married2,6222.8785.6
Female5043.8163.1
Male2194.1568.9

3.01

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hobe Sound Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5294.83%
9th to 12th Grade7086.46%
High School Graduate3,18629.08%
Some College2,31421.12%
Associates Degree9348.52%
Bachelors Degree2,37221.65%
Graduate Degree9148.34%

Hobe Sound Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,3678,7353,095
Hispanic73134689
Black63445134
Other Race144
Asian12111346
Multiple Races862922
Native American4848
Islander3434

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 asian people with a rate of 38.02%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,842$40,106$27,042
Less Than High School$20,267$20,769$
High School Grad$24,198$27,857$19,673
Some College$37,803$44,573$27,243
Bachelors Degree$49,926$70,625$40,761
Graduate Degree$60,286$48,828$62,115

$31,842

Average Earnings

$40,106

Average Male

$27,042

Average Female

Hobe Sound Language

Hobe Sound Language by Age

Hobe Sound Language

89.63% of Hobe Sound residents speak only English, while 10.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.14% of the population.

Hobe Sound Poverty

Hobe Sound Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,1729458.46%
Black1,02542741.66%
Hispanic1,23337530.41%
Multiple2032813.79%
Asian12186.61%

12.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.91%

Male Poverty Rate

12.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hobe Sound

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hobe Sound is Black, with 41.66% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hobe Sound is Asian, with 6.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.72%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.99%
High School10.23%
Some College9.00%
Bachelors or Greater5.83%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.18%
Male Unemployed26.20%
Male Employed8.75%
Female Employed1.85%

Hobe Sound Income

Hobe Sound Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,743$75,464
Families$63,887$99,416
Married Families$75,500-
Non Families$30,382$44,670

Hobe Sound Marital Status

Hobe Sound Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.3%

Male Marriage Rate

41.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Hobe Sound Married by Age and Sex

Hobe Sound 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.

Hobe Sound Marital Status by Race

Hobe Sound Veterans

1,318

Number of Veterans

1,283

Male Veterans

35

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam649
Korea248
First Gulf War128
Second Gulf War82
World War II27
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,26612.03%
Hispanic354.10%
Black233.07%
2 or More1715.74%
Indian1225.00%

$Hobe Sound Veterans by Education

6.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hobe Sound Employment Status

53.9%

Labor Force Participation

50%

Employment Rate

7.3%

Unemployment Rate

Hobe Sound 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

29.37%

Born in Florida

91.08%

Native Born

8.92%

Foreign Born

4.07%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.08% of Hobe Sound residents were born in the United States, with 29.37% having been born in Florida. 4.07% 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
202013,9530.00%
201913,9530.00%
201813,953-348-2.43%
201714,301-17-0.12%
201614,3187735.71%
201513,5453402.57%
201413,2055884.66%
201312,617-284-2.20%
201212,9011,1549.82%
201111,7472261.96%
201011,5210.00%