Margate, Florida Population 2021

59,398
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Margate is a city located in Florida. With a 2020 population of 59,398, it is the 52nd largest city in Florida and the 646th largest city in the United States . Margate is currently growing at a rate of 0.51% annually and its population has increased by 11.47% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 53,284 in 2010. Margate reached it's highest population of 59,398 in 2021. Spanning over 9 miles, Margate has a population density of 6,781 people per square mile.

The average household income in Margate is $61,686 with a poverty rate of 12.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,311 per month, and the median house value is $183,800. The median age in Margate is 46.4 years, 45.1 years for males, and 47.1 years for females.

Margate Demographics

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

  • White: 60.53%
  • Black or African American: 30.47%
  • Two or more races: 3.17%
  • Asian: 2.91%
  • Other race: 2.87%
  • Native American: 0.04%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Margate, Florida is 59,398 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 58,495.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 53,284.

Margate, Florida Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White35,12460.53%
Black or African American17,67730.47%
Two or More Races1,8423.17%
Asian1,6892.91%
Some Other Race1,6682.87%
American Indian and Alaska Native230.04%
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Margate Population by Race

Margate Population Pyramid $2021

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Margate Median Age

46.4


Total

45.1


Male

47.1


Female

Margate Adults

There are 48,366 adults, (13,073 of whom are seniors) in Margate.

Margate Age Dependency

64.4

Age Dependency Ratio

37

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Margate Sex Ratio

Female

31,297

53.94%

Male

26,726

46.06%

Margate Population by Age

Margate Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Margate Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.8%19.2%
All69.9%30.1%
Female67.7%32.3%
Non Family62.5%37.5%
Male52.5%47.5%

69.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Margate Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All23,3062.4869.9
Non Family9,6961.1862.5
Married9,1633.280.8
Female3,3083.7667.7
Male1,1394.0552.5

3.28

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

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Margate Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,3575.27%
9th to 12th Grade3,2967.37%
High School Graduate16,10136.00%
Some College9,74721.79%
Associates Degree4,1319.24%
Bachelors Degree6,55814.66%
Graduate Degree2,5335.66%
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Margate Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Margate Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White18,12116,3823,575
Black12,40110,8492,717
Hispanic12,19610,2072,230
Asian1,3751,125472
Other Race1,3301,102187
2+ Races90872496
Native American2323

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 34.33%.

Margate Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,204$34,631$29,694
Less Than 9th Grade$21,167$23,200$17,245
High School Graduate$26,916$30,508$22,512
Some College$32,841$39,263$29,767
Bachelors Degree$42,990$43,551$42,379
Graduate Degree$54,219$60,423$52,327

$31,204

Average Earnings

$34,631

Average Male

$29,694

Average Female

Margate Earnings by Educational Attainment

Margate Language by Age

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Margate Language

61.09% of Margate residents speak only English, while 38.91% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 25.49% of the population.

Margate Language

Margate Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic16,7622,51815.02%
Black17,6252,19012.43%
White20,6592,0609.97%
Other1,66227616.61%
Multiple1,80127014.99%
Asian1,68922113.08%

12.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.32%

Male Poverty Rate

12.50%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Margate

The race most likely to be in poverty in Margate is Other, with 16.61% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Margate is White, with 9.97% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.92%.

Margate Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.75%
High School14.20%
Some College7.93%
Bachelors or Greater7.83%

Margate Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed33.33%
Male Unemployed26.71%
Female Employed5.77%
Male Employed5.72%

Margate Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Margate Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,594$61,686
Families$60,013$74,892
Married Families$65,548-
Non Families$25,563$39,952
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Income by Household Type

Margate Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.2%

Male Marriage Rate

39.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Margate Married by Age and Sex

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Margate 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 45-54.

Margate Marital Status by Race

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Margate Marital Status

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2,921

Number of Veterans

2,721

Male Veterans

200

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,097
First Gulf War435
Second Gulf War301
World War II203
Korea150

Margate Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74946
75+765
35 to 54572
55 to 64483
18 to 34155

Margate Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,3547.68%
Black4623.39%
Hispanic3522.60%
Other Race543.59%
Asian291.96%
2+ Races222.05%

Margate Veterans by Race

Margate Veterans by Education

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5.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Margate Veterans by Education

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64.5%

Labor Force Participation

61%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Margate Employment by Age

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Margate Employment by Race

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Margate 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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27.68%

Born in Margate

63.21%

Native Born

36.79%

Foreign Born

12.24%

Non Citizen

24.55%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

63.21% of Margate residents were born in the United States, with 27.68% having been born in Florida. 12.24% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Margate Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202159,3983010.51%
202059,0973010.51%
201958,7963010.51%
201858,4952950.51%
201758,2003680.64%
201657,8321,0911.92%
201556,7411,0771.93%
201455,6644080.74%
201355,2564360.80%
201254,8206301.16%
201154,1909481.78%
201053,242-667-0.12%
200053,90910,9242.29%
199042,9857,0851.82%
198035,90027,03315.01%
19708,8676,22112.85%
19602,6460.00%

Margate Population by Year