Lake Butler, Florida Population 2022

19,541
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Lake Butler is a city located in Union County Florida. It is also the county seat of Union County. With a 2020 population of 19,541, it is the 208th largest city in Florida and the 2341st largest city in the United States. Lake Butler is currently growing at a rate of 1.80% annually and its population has increased by 3.66% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 18,851 in 2020. Spanning over 18 miles, Lake Butler has a population density of 1,715 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lake Butler is $233,019 with a poverty rate of 7.24%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,094 per month, and the median house value is $663,800. The median age in Lake Butler is 39.9 years, 35.9 years for males, and 40.6 years for females.

Lake Butler Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lake Butlerwas:

  • White: 67.55%
  • Asian: 13.83%
  • Black or African American: 8.18%
  • Two or more races: 7.46%
  • Other race: 2.98%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Lake Butler, Florida is 19,541 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 18,851.

Lake Butler, Florida Population 2022

Population by Race

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Lake Butler Population by Race

Lake Butler Population Pyramid 2022

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Lake Butler Median Age

39.9


Total

39


Male

40.9


Female

Lake Butler Adults

There are 12,673 adults, (2,458 of whom are seniors) in Lake Butler.

Lake Butler Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

24.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake Butler Sex Ratio

Female

8,727

49.31%

Male

8,973

50.69%

Lake Butler Population by Age

Lake Butler Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lake Butler Household Types

82.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lake Butler Households and Families

3.39

Average Family Size

3.12

Average Household Size

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Lake Butler Households by Type

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Lake Butler Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lake Butler Educational Attainment by Race

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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 asian people with a rate of 69.81%.

Lake Butler Educational Attainment by Race

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$64,630

Average Earnings

$97,039

Average Male

$41,980

Average Female

Lake Butler Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lake Butler Language by Age

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Lake Butler Language

71.61% of Lake Butler residents speak only English, while 28.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 12.18% of the population.

Lake Butler Language

Lake Butler Poverty by Race

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7.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.22%

Male Poverty Rate

7.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake Butler

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lake Butler is Black, with 21.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake Butler is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.45%.

Lake Butler Poverty

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Lake Butler Poverty Rate by Education

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Lake Butler Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lake Butler Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Lake Butler Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

69.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

72.5%

Male Marriage Rate

67.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Lake Butler Married by Age and Sex

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Lake Butler Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Lake Butler Marital Status by Race

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Lake Butler Marital Status

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517

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Lake Butler Veterans by War

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Lake Butler Veterans by Age

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Lake Butler Veterans by Race

Lake Butler Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake Butler Veterans by Education

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64.2%

Labor Force Participation

63.2%

Employment Rate

1.6%

Unemployment Rate

Lake Butler Employment by Age

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Lake Butler Employment by Race

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Lake Butler Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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26.18%

Born in Lake Butler

73.47%

Native Born

26.53%

Foreign Born

10.84%

Non Citizen

15.69%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

73.47% of Lake Butler residents were born in the United States, with 26.18% having been born in Florida. 10.84% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lake Butler Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Lake Butler Population by Year