Myrtle Grove, Florida Population 2020

16,886

Myrtle Grove is a city located in Florida. Myrtle Grove has a 2020 population of 16,886. Myrtle Grove is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 6.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 15,870 in 2010. Myrtle Grove reached it's highest population of 17,475 in 2014.

The average household income in Myrtle Grove is $56,742 with a poverty rate of 13.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $989 per month, and the median house value is $106,500. The median age in Myrtle Grove is 33.3 years, 33.2 years for males, and 33.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.3 males.

Myrtle Grove Demographics

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

  • White: 65.31%
  • Black or African American: 18.58%
  • Asian: 7.84%
  • Two or more races: 6.64%
  • Other race: 0.97%
  • Native American: 0.66%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Myrtle Grove, Florida is 16,886, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 16,886.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 15,870.

Myrtle Grove, Florida Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,02865.31%
Black or African American3,13818.58%
Asian1,3247.84%
Two or More Races1,1216.64%
Some Other Race1630.97%
American Indian and Alaska Native1120.66%

Myrtle Grove Population Pyramid 2020

Myrtle Grove Median Age

33.3


Total

33.2


Male

33.3


Female

Myrtle Grove Adults

There are 13,587 adults, (2,501 of whom are seniors) in Myrtle Grove.

Myrtle Grove Age Dependency

52.3

Age Dependency Ratio

22.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Myrtle Grove Sex Ratio

Female

8,692

51.47%

Male

8,194

48.53%

Myrtle Grove Households and Families

Myrtle Grove Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Myrtle Grove Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male67.1%32.9%
Married58.7%41.3%
All47.7%52.3%
Non Family39.4%60.6%
Female34.9%65.1%

47.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,1452.4847.7
Non Family2,6441.2739.4
Married2,2143.3758.7
Female8533.6834.9
Male4342.9767.1

3.3

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.9%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Myrtle Grove Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3343.07%
9th to 12th Grade9048.30%
High School Graduate3,12628.71%
Some College2,45622.56%
Associates Degree1,92617.69%
Bachelors Degree1,45713.38%
Graduate Degree6856.29%

Myrtle Grove Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,4726,8471,554
Black1,4911,342248
Asian92870184
Hispanic492366101
Multiple Races454355141
Other Race967213
Native American524014

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.64%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 31.06%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,983$32,418$28,663
Less Than High School$16,520$$16,150
High School Grad$24,387$26,536$22,065
Some College$31,758$34,963$30,755
Bachelors Degree$38,666$44,405$38,281
Graduate Degree$56,023$73,500$42,165

$30,983

Average Earnings

$32,418

Average Male

$28,663

Average Female

Myrtle Grove Language

Myrtle Grove Language by Age

Myrtle Grove Language

87.42% of Myrtle Grove residents speak only English, while 12.58% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 4.76% of the population.

Myrtle Grove Poverty

Myrtle Grove Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,32493210.00%
Black2,81160721.59%
Multiple99939339.34%
Hispanic85713816.10%
Asian1,288272.10%
Native52815.38%

13.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.63%

Male Poverty Rate

14.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Myrtle Grove

The race most likely to be in poverty in Myrtle Grove is Multiple, with 39.34% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Myrtle Grove is Asian, with 2.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.42%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.65%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.81%
High School10.57%
Some College9.24%
Bachelors or Greater2.78%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed36.12%
Female Unemployed22.03%
Female Employed5.71%
Male Employed4.09%

Myrtle Grove Income

Myrtle Grove Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,330$56,742
Families$54,038$68,547
Married Families$60,162-
Non Families$32,553$39,183

Myrtle Grove Marital Status

Myrtle Grove Marital Status

Marriage Rates

36.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.3%

Male Marriage Rate

35.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Myrtle Grove Married by Age and Sex

Myrtle Grove 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 55-64.

Myrtle Grove Marital Status by Race

Myrtle Grove Veterans

2,192

Number of Veterans

1,901

Male Veterans

291

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War923
Vietnam883
Second Gulf War732
Korea117
World War II33
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,72420.55%
Black31917.07%
Hispanic11619.17%
2 or More6512.80%
Asian646.30%
Other2015.63%

$Myrtle Grove Veterans by Education

3.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Myrtle Grove Employment Status

65.6%

Labor Force Participation

49.9%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Myrtle Grove 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

38.41%

Born in Florida

90.47%

Native Born

9.53%

Foreign Born

3.42%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.47% of Myrtle Grove residents were born in the United States, with 38.41% having been born in Florida. 3.42% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202016,8860.00%
201916,8860.00%
201816,886470.28%
201716,8392921.76%
201616,5474132.56%
201516,134-1,341-7.67%
201417,4751080.62%
201317,3674502.66%
201216,9175473.34%
201116,3705003.15%
201015,8700.00%