Palatka is a city located in Florida. With a 2020 population of 10,671, it is the 167th largest city in Florida and the 2955th largest city in the United States. Palatka is currently growing at a rate of 0.97% annually and its population has increased by 1.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,558 in 2010. Palatka reached it's highest population of 11,028 in 1960. Spanning over 10 miles, Palatka has a population density of 1,094 people per square mile.
The average household income in Palatka is $38,697 with a poverty rate of 35.89%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $693 per month, and the median house value is $78,100. The median age in Palatka is 35.4 years, 31.4 years for males, and 38.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 87.8 males.