Live Oak, Florida Population 2022

7,032
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Live Oak is a city located in Suwannee County Florida. Live Oak has a 2020 population of 7,032. It is also the county seat of Suwannee County. Live Oak is currently growing at a rate of 0.29% annually and its population has increased by 2.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,860 in 2010.

The average household income in Live Oak is $53,882 with a poverty rate of 21.49%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $725 per month, and the median house value is $96,700. The median age in Live Oak is 42.6 years, 40.7 years for males, and 47.8 years for females.

Live Oak Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Live Oakwas:

  • White: 49.11%
  • Black or African American: 45.45%
  • Two or more races: 5.44%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Live Oak, Florida is 7,032 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,032.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,860.

Live Oak, Florida Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,40349.11%
Black or African American3,14945.45%
Two or More Races3775.44%
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Live Oak Population by Race

Live Oak Population Pyramid 2022

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Live Oak Median Age

40.7


Total

38.6


Male

42.7


Female

Live Oak Adults

There are 5,587 adults, (1,222 of whom are seniors) in Live Oak.

Live Oak Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

28

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Live Oak Sex Ratio

Female

3,464

49.99%

Male

3,465

50.01%

Live Oak Population by Age

Live Oak Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Live Oak Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.3%18.7%
Female62.8%37.2%
All57.2%42.8%
Non Family47.2%52.8%
Male7.8%92.2%

57.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Live Oak Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4502.6557.2
Married8682.8781.3
Male2432.747.8
Female2905.8562.8
Non Family1,0491.5747.2

3.4

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

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Live Oak Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1172.33%
9th to 12th Grade3286.54%
High School Graduate2,14142.71%
Some College1,16223.18%
Associates Degree3466.90%
Bachelors Degree57111.39%
Graduate Degree3486.94%
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Live Oak Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Live Oak Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races233233131
White2,2352,098631
Hispanic20217857
Black2,4452,161100

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 2+ races people with a rate of 56.22%.

Live Oak Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,793$43,141$25,338
Less Than 9th Grade$21,631$$
High School Graduate$25,443$35,286$25,287
Some College$39,219$53,495$
Bachelors Degree$40,533$37,346$41,131
Graduate Degree$43,655$$

$26,793

Average Earnings

$43,141

Average Male

$25,338

Average Female

Live Oak Earnings by Educational Attainment

Live Oak Language by Age

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Live Oak Language

90.77% of Live Oak residents speak only English, while 9.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 7.75% of the population.

Live Oak Language

Live Oak Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,0601,16538.07%
Hispanic376369.57%
White2,9191936.61%
OtherNaN%

21.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.46%

Male Poverty Rate

27.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Live Oak

The race most likely to be in poverty in Live Oak is Black, with 38.07% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.64%.

Live Oak Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.85%
High School21.38%
Some College10.93%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Live Oak Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.27%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed2.08%
Female Unemployed100.00%

Live Oak Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Live Oak Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$44,505$52,423
Families$50,212$57,219
Married Families$52,778-
Non Families$33,593$45,727
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Income by Household Type

Live Oak Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

34.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.9%

Male Marriage Rate

35.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Live Oak Married by Age and Sex

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Live Oak 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 45-54.

Live Oak Marital Status by Race

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Live Oak Marital Status

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487

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War56
First Gulf War194
Vietnam151
Korea14
World War II

Live Oak Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5466
55 to 64248
65 to 7429
75+144

Live Oak Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2789.67%
Black2098.51%

Live Oak Veterans by Race

Live Oak Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.96%

Veteran Disability Rate

Live Oak Veterans by Education

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59%

Labor Force Participation

53.5%

Employment Rate

9.3%

Unemployment Rate

Live Oak Employment by Age

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Live Oak Employment by Race

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Live Oak 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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69.00%

Born in Live Oak

97.85%

Native Born

2.15%

Foreign Born

2.15%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.85% of Live Oak residents were born in the United States, with 69.00% having been born in Florida. 2.15% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Live Oak Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19103,4500.00%
19203,103-347-1.05%
19302,734-369-1.26%
19403,4276932.28%
19504,0646371.72%
19606,5442,4804.88%
19706,8302860.43%
19806,732-98-0.14%
19906,332-400-0.61%
20006,4801480.23%
20106,8603800.57%
20116,914540.79%
20126,867-47-0.68%
20136,852-15-0.22%
20146,847-5-0.07%
20156,811-36-0.53%
20166,842310.46%
20176,879370.54%
20186,952731.06%
20196,972200.29%
20206,992200.29%
20217,012200.29%
20227,032200.29%

Live Oak Population by Year