Live Oak, Florida Population 2022

6,711
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Live Oak is a city located in Suwannee County Florida. It is also the county seat of Suwannee County. With a 2020 population of 6,711, it is the 400th largest city in Florida and the 5484th largest city in the United States. Live Oak is currently declining at a rate of -0.18% annually and its population has decreased by -3.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,929 in 2020. Spanning over 8 miles, Live Oak has a population density of 880 people per square mile.

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 - per month, and the median house value is -. 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 6,711 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 6,929.

Live Oak, Florida Population 2022

Population by Race

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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

57.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Live Oak Households and Families

3.4

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

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Live Oak Households by Type

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Live Oak Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Live Oak 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 2+ races people with a rate of 56.22%.

Live Oak Educational Attainment by Race

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$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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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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Live Oak Poverty Rate by Education

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Live Oak Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Live Oak Income by Household Type

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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

Live Oak Veterans by War

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Live Oak Veterans by Age

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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

Live Oak Population by Year