Homestead, Florida Population 2024

83,272

Homestead is a city located in Miami-Dade County Florida. Homestead has a 2024 population of 83,272. Homestead is currently growing at a rate of 1.04% annually and its population has increased by 3.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 80,510 in 2020.

The average household income in Homestead is $69,386 with a poverty rate of 20.4%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Homestead is 31.5 years, 30.5 years for males, and 32.3 years for females.

Homestead Demographics

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

  • White: 46.48%
  • Two or more races: 22.37%
  • Black or African American: 21.36%
  • Other race: 7.44%
  • Native American: 1.68%
  • Asian: 0.6%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.07%
State
Florida
Land Area (mi²)
15.1 sq mi
Density (mi²)
5,520.60/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
3.43% (2,762)
The current population of Homestead, Florida is 83,272 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 80,510.

Homestead, Florida Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White37,18546.48%
Two or more races17,89222.37%
Black or African American17,09121.36%
Other race5,9507.44%
Native American1,3451.68%
Asian4770.6%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander560.07%
showing: 7 rows

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Other race

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Homestead Population by Race

Homestead Population Pyramid 2024

Homestead Median Age

31.5

Total

30.5

Male

32.3

Female

Homestead Adults

There are 54,633 adults, (6,246 of whom are seniors) in Homestead.

Homestead Age Dependency

65.3

Age Dependency Ratio

12.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Homestead Sex Ratio

Female40,87551.1%
Male39,12148.9%

Homestead Population by Age

Homestead Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All24,6263.2244.955.1
Married10,7063.7354.345.7
Female5,5903.9938.961.1
Non Family5,5151.2540.759.3
Male2,8153.6628.871.2
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3.63

Average Family Size

3.22

Average Household Size

44.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Homestead Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Homestead Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Homestead Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.64%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 36.01%.

Homestead Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$36,130

Average Earnings

$40,310

Average Male

$32,355

Average Female

Homestead Earnings by Educational Attainment

Homestead Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Homestead Language

33.88% of Homestead residents speak only English, while 66.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 57.71% of the population.

Homestead Language

Homestead Poverty by Race

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
Hispanic52,25711,13121.3%
Black17,0244,32525.41%
Multiple17,7742,70915.24%
Other5,9121,50725.49%
White8,6967558.68%
Native1,345876.47%
Islander564376.79%
Asian476387.98%
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20.4%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.29%

Male Poverty Rate

22.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Homestead

The race most likely to be in poverty in Homestead is Islander, with 76.79% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Homestead is Native, with 6.47% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.06%.

Homestead Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade34.56%
High School20.76%
Some College10.79%
Bachelors or Greater6.47%
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Homestead Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed43.5%
Male Unemployed36.75%
Male Employed9.22%
Female Employed8.9%
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Homestead Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Homestead Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Homestead Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

43.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.4%

Male Marriage Rate

39.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Homestead Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Homestead Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Homestead Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Homestead Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

2,289

Number of Veterans

1,998

Male Veterans

291

Female Veterans

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Homestead Veterans by War

count

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Homestead Veterans by Age

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Homestead Veterans by Race

Homestead Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

5.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Homestead Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

65.2%

Labor Force Participation

61.3%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Homestead Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Homestead Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Homestead Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

43.88%

Born in Homestead

62.16%

Native Born

37.84%

Foreign Born

19.47%

Non Citizen

18.36%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

62.16% of Homestead residents were born in the United States, with 43.88% having been born in Florida. 19.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Homestead Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202987,5478550.99%
202886,6928551%
202785,8378551.01%
202684,9828551.02%
202584,1278551.03%
202483,2728551.04%
202382,4178551.05%
202281,5628551.06%
202180,7071970.24%
202080,51011,12616.04%
201969,3842650.38%
201869,1191010.15%
201769,0181,0321.52%
201667,9861,8012.72%
201566,1858991.38%
201465,2861,0411.62%
201364,2451,0951.73%
201263,1509341.5%
201162,2161,1761.93%
201061,04029,13191.29%
200031,9095,04318.77%
199026,8666,19829.99%
198020,6686,99451.15%
197013,6744,52249.41%
19609,1524,579100.13%
19504,5731,41944.99%
19403,154
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Homestead Population by Year