Monticello, Florida Population 2023

2,613

Monticello is a city located in Jefferson County Florida. It is also the county seat of Jefferson County. With a 2023 population of 2,613, it is the 604th largest city in Florida and the 9548th largest city in the United States.Monticello is currently growing at a rate of 0.31% annually and its population has increased by 0.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,589 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Monticello has a population density of 651 people per square mile.

The average household income in Monticello is $58,459 with a poverty rate of 20.10%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Monticello is 55.7 years, 53.8 years for males, and 56.3 years for females.

Monticello Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 50.46%
  • White: 48.21%
  • Two or more races: 1.06%
  • Native American: 0.18%
  • Other race: 0.09%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Monticello, Florida is 2,613 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,589.

Monticello, Florida Population 2023

Population by Race

Black or African American

White

Two or more races

Native American

Other race

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Monticello Population by Race

Monticello Population Pyramid 2023

Monticello Median Age

55.7

Total

53.8

Male

56.3

Female

Monticello Adults

There are 1,886 adults, (743 of whom are seniors) in Monticello.

Monticello Age Dependency

97.6

Age Dependency Ratio

65

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Monticello Sex Ratio

Female1,38461.27%
Male87538.73%

Monticello Population by Age

Monticello Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.44

Average Family Size

1.94

Average Household Size

70.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Monticello Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Monticello Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Monticello Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Monticello Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$30,504

Average Earnings

$26,514

Average Male

$33,750

Average Female

Monticello Earnings by Educational Attainment

Monticello Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Monticello Language

98.93% of Monticello residents speak only English, while 1.07% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.93% of the population.

Monticello Language

Monticello Poverty by Race

rate

20.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.32%

Male Poverty Rate

17.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Monticello

The race most likely to be in poverty in Monticello is Black, with 25.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Monticello is White, with 14.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.24%.

Monticello Poverty

Monticello Poverty Rate by Education

Monticello Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Monticello Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Monticello Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

46.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.4%

Male Marriage Rate

40.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Monticello Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Monticello 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.

Monticello Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Monticello Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

164

Number of Veterans

153

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

Monticello Veterans by War

Monticello Veterans by Age

count

Monticello Veterans by Race

Monticello Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Monticello Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

51.7%

Labor Force Participation

48.7%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Monticello Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Monticello Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Monticello 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

60.06%

Born in Monticello

84.55%

Native Born

2.70%

Foreign Born

1.58%

Non Citizen

1.12%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

84.55% of Monticello residents were born in the United States, with 60.06% having been born in Florida. 1.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Monticello Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Monticello Population by Year