Margate, Florida Population 2020

59,368

Margate is a city located in Florida. With a 2020 population of 59,368, it is the 53rd largest city in Florida and the 653rd largest city in the United States. Margate is currently growing at a rate of 0.60% annually and its population has increased by 11.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 53,284 in 2010. Spanning over 9 miles, Margate has a population density of 6,777 people per square mile.

The average household income in Margate is $61,395 with a poverty rate of 10.35%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,244 per month, and the median house value is $172,900. The median age in Margate is 45.8 years, 44.2 years for males, and 47 years for females. For every 100 females there are 86.5 males.

Margate Demographics

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

  • White: 60.78%
  • Black or African American: 28.60%
  • Asian: 3.99%
  • Two or more races: 3.58%
  • Other race: 2.98%
  • Native American: 0.06%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Margate, Florida is 59,368, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 58,656.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 53,284.

Margate, Florida Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White34,90760.78%
Black or African American16,42328.60%
Asian2,2943.99%
Two or More Races2,0583.58%
Some Other Race1,7092.98%
American Indian and Alaska Native360.06%

Margate Population Pyramid 2020

Margate Median Age

45.8


Total

44.2


Male

47


Female

Margate Adults

There are 47,763 adults, (12,805 of whom are seniors) in Margate.

Margate Age Dependency

64.3

Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Margate Sex Ratio

Female

30,799

53.63%

Male

26,628

46.37%

Margate Households and Families

Margate Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Margate Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.9%18.1%
All71.5%28.5%
Female68.6%31.4%
Non Family64%36%
Male53.5%46.5%

71.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All22,3302.5671.5
Married9,1303.3581.9
Non Family8,8931.264
Female3,2763.6468.6
Male1,0313.9153.5

3.34

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

6.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Margate Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,4765.65%
9th to 12th Grade3,1897.28%
High School Graduate16,20237.00%
Some College9,30221.24%
Associates Degree4,0109.16%
Bachelors Degree6,07413.87%
Graduate Degree2,5395.80%

Margate Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White18,87217,2573,813
Black11,5949,8812,418
Hispanic10,7358,8791,716
Asian1,7351,409588
Other Race1,2981,043133
Multiple Races1,08990199
Native American3636

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 33.89%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,741$34,536$28,878
Less Than High School$21,532$22,283$20,129
High School Grad$27,775$31,105$25,076
Some College$31,673$37,350$27,994
Bachelors Degree$40,101$39,622$40,383
Graduate Degree$54,484$57,686$53,152

$30,741

Average Earnings

$34,536

Average Male

$28,878

Average Female

Margate Language

Margate Language by Age

Margate Language

61.47% of Margate residents speak only English, while 38.53% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 23.06% of the population.

Margate Poverty

Margate Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,1072,0269.16%
Hispanic15,0041,67811.18%
Black16,4051,6059.78%
Asian2,27838716.99%
Multiple2,02028914.31%
Other1,70327416.09%

10.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.13%

Male Poverty Rate

11.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Margate

The race most likely to be in poverty in Margate is Asian, with 16.99% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Margate is White, with 9.16% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.49%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.50%
High School13.73%
Bachelors or Greater7.60%
Some College6.68%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed31.09%
Male Unemployed19.04%
Female Employed5.56%
Male Employed4.08%

Margate Income

Margate Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,667$61,395
Families$60,268$74,887
Married Families$70,035-
Non Families$25,614$37,223

Margate Marital Status

Margate Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.6%

Male Marriage Rate

38.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Margate Married by Age and Sex

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

Margate Veterans

3,001

Number of Veterans

2,776

Male Veterans

225

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,126
First Gulf War407
Korea301
Second Gulf War231
World War II185
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,4768.15%
Black4293.35%
Hispanic3102.55%
Other513.50%
Asian452.45%

$Margate Veterans by Education

4.40%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Margate Employment Status

65.3%

Labor Force Participation

61.6%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Margate 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

27.40%

Born in Florida

63.74%

Native Born

36.26%

Foreign Born

13.81%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

63.74% of Margate residents were born in the United States, with 27.40% having been born in Florida. 13.81% 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
202059,3683560.60%
201959,0123560.61%
201858,6564510.77%
201758,2053560.62%
201657,8491,0941.93%
201556,7551,0691.92%
201455,6864150.75%
201355,2714410.80%
201254,8306411.18%
201154,1899461.78%
201053,243-666-0.12%
200053,90910,9242.29%
199042,9857,0851.82%
198035,90027,03315.01%
19708,8676,22112.85%
19602,6460.00%