Longwood, Florida Population 2024

19,886

Longwood is a city located in Seminole County Florida. Longwood has a 2024 population of 19,886. Longwood is currently growing at a rate of 8.29% annually and its population has increased by 29.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 15,414 in 2020.

The average household income in Longwood is $92,979 with a poverty rate of 8.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Longwood is 40.8 years, 39.9 years for males, and 41.5 years for females.

Longwood Demographics

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

  • White: 70%
  • Two or more races: 16.5%
  • Black or African American: 7.44%
  • Other race: 3.49%
  • Asian: 2.42%
  • Native American: 0.15%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
State
Florida
Land Area (mi²)
5.5 sq mi
Density (mi²)
3,628.70/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
29.01% (4,472)
The current population of Longwood, Florida is 19,886 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 15,414.

Longwood, Florida Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White10,94070%
Two or more races2,57816.5%
Black or African American1,1637.44%
Other race5463.49%
Asian3782.42%
Native American230.15%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
showing: 7 rows

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Other race

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Longwood Population by Race

Longwood Population Pyramid 2024

Longwood Median Age

40.8

Total

39.9

Male

41.5

Female

Longwood Adults

There are 12,594 adults, (3,103 of whom are seniors) in Longwood.

Longwood Age Dependency

64.7

Age Dependency Ratio

32.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32

Child Dependency Ratio

Longwood Sex Ratio

Female8,32453.26%
Male7,30446.74%

Longwood Population by Age

Longwood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All5,7072.6572.627.4
Married2,7783.4182.617.4
Non Family1,9241.2458.341.7
Female8323.2172.727.3
Male1733.4772.827.2
showing: 5 rows

3.28

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

72.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Longwood 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

Longwood Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Longwood 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 92.66%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 48.02%.

Longwood Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$45,307

Average Earnings

$47,509

Average Male

$42,201

Average Female

Longwood Earnings by Educational Attainment

Longwood Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Longwood Language

81.15% of Longwood residents speak only English, while 18.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.32% of the population.

Longwood Language

Longwood Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White8,8468689.81%
Hispanic4,1283117.53%
Multiple2,5742068%
Black1,1361079.42%
Other546142.56%
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8.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.89%

Male Poverty Rate

10.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Longwood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Longwood is White, with 9.81% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Longwood is Other, with 2.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.44%.

Longwood Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.34%
High School10.94%
Some College8.79%
Bachelors or Greater2.76%
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Longwood Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed14.9%
Female Employed6.21%
Male Employed4.4%
Male Unemployed0.83%
showing: 4 rows

Longwood Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Longwood Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Longwood Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

47.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.8%

Male Marriage Rate

42.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Longwood Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Longwood 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 35-44.

Longwood Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Longwood Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

1,150

Number of Veterans

978

Male Veterans

172

Female Veterans

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Longwood Veterans by War

count

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Longwood Veterans by Age

count

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Longwood Veterans by Race

Longwood Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

8.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Longwood Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

66.5%

Labor Force Participation

62.7%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Longwood Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Longwood Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Longwood 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

37.55%

Born in Longwood

85.97%

Native Born

14.03%

Foreign Born

4.21%

Non Citizen

9.82%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

85.97% of Longwood residents were born in the United States, with 37.55% having been born in Florida. 4.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Longwood Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202927,4961,5225.86%
202825,9741,5226.22%
202724,4521,5226.64%
202622,9301,5227.11%
202521,4081,5227.65%
202419,8861,5228.29%
202318,3641,5229.04%
202216,8421,5229.93%
202115,320-94-0.61%
202015,414-144-0.93%
201915,5584422.92%
201815,116750.5%
201715,041880.59%
201614,9539556.82%
201513,9982041.48%
201413,794320.23%
201313,762490.36%
201213,713400.29%
201113,673250.18%
201013,648-97-0.71%
200013,7454293.22%
199013,3163,28732.77%
198010,0296,826213.11%
19703,203
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Longwood Population by Year