Live Oak, Florida Population 2020

7,058

Live Oak is a city located in Florida. With a 2020 population of 7,058, it is the 199th largest city in Florida and the 3925th largest city in the United States. Live Oak is currently growing at a rate of 0.60% annually and its population has increased by 3.04% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,850 in 2010. Spanning over 8 miles, Live Oak has a population density of 925 people per square mile.

The average household income in Live Oak is $46,875 with a poverty rate of 13.19%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $645 per month, and the median house value is $88,700. The median age in Live Oak is 40.2 years, 40.1 years for males, and 43.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 104.8 males.

Live Oak Demographics

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

  • White: 54.09%
  • Black or African American: 34.67%
  • Two or more races: 11.12%
  • Asian: 0.12%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Live Oak, Florida is 7,058, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,974.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,850.

Live Oak, Florida Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,72654.09%
Black or African American2,38834.67%
Two or More Races76611.12%
Asian80.12%

Live Oak Population Pyramid 2020

Live Oak Median Age

40.2


Total

40.1


Male

43.1


Female

Live Oak Adults

There are 5,695 adults, (1,064 of whom are seniors) in Live Oak.

Live Oak Age Dependency

48.7

Age Dependency Ratio

23

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Live Oak Sex Ratio

Female

3,364

48.84%

Male

3,524

51.16%

Live Oak Households and Families

Live Oak Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Live Oak Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.9%24.1%
Non Family51%49%
All50.8%49.2%
Female50%50%
Male3.6%96.4%

50.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3542.7650.8
Non Family8221.4751
Married7303.4775.9
Female4184.4250
Male3842.333.6

3.39

Average Family Size

2.76

Average Household Size

0.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Live Oak Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4128.34%
9th to 12th Grade59812.11%
High School Graduate1,54131.19%
Some College90518.32%
Associates Degree4228.54%
Bachelors Degree69714.11%
Graduate Degree3657.39%

Live Oak Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,1361,825595
Black1,7031,197152
Hispanic81361429
Multiple Races365365286
Asian88

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 78.36%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,057$35,498$22,000
Less Than High School$22,114$$23,143
High School Grad$20,956$35,167$16,285
Some College$26,742$25,922$37,796
Bachelors Degree$42,660$55,250$32,344
Graduate Degree$43,882$43,805$46,167

$27,057

Average Earnings

$35,498

Average Male

$22,000

Average Female

Live Oak Language

Live Oak Language by Age

Live Oak Language

79.76% of Live Oak residents speak only English, while 20.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.22% of the population.

Live Oak Poverty

Live Oak Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,33059925.71%
White2,5002178.68%
Multiple766253.26%
Hispanic1,209171.41%

13.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.23%

Male Poverty Rate

19.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Live Oak

The race most likely to be in poverty in Live Oak is Black, with 25.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Live Oak is Hispanic, with 1.41% 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 24.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.44%.

Name Poverty
High School20.12%
Less Than High School15.16%
Some College9.82%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed7.35%
Male Unemployed2.47%
Male Employed0.89%

Live Oak Income

Live Oak Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,827$46,875
Families$47,875$53,107
Married Families$61,250-
Non Families-$34,116

Live Oak Marital Status

Live Oak Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.5%

Male Marriage Rate

39.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Live Oak Married by Age and Sex

Live Oak 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 20-34.

Live Oak Marital Status by Race

Live Oak Veterans

403

Number of Veterans

337

Male Veterans

66

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam147
First Gulf War88
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War

$Live Oak Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Live Oak Employment Status

60.9%

Labor Force Participation

53.4%

Employment Rate

12.3%

Unemployment Rate

Live Oak 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

65.85%

Born in Florida

86.27%

Native Born

13.73%

Foreign Born

11.72%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

86.27% of Live Oak residents were born in the United States, with 65.85% having been born in Florida. 11.72% 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
20207,058420.60%
20197,016420.60%
20186,974771.12%
20176,897420.61%
20166,855360.53%
20156,819-34-0.50%
20146,853-4-0.06%
20136,857-14-0.20%
20126,871-43-0.62%
20116,914530.77%
20106,8613810.57%
20006,4801480.23%
19906,332-400-0.61%
19806,732-98-0.14%
19706,8302860.43%
19606,5442,4804.88%
19504,0646371.72%
19403,4276932.28%
19302,734-369-1.26%
19203,103-347-1.05%
19103,4500.00%