Palm Coast, Florida Population 2020

91,563

Palm Coast is a city located in Florida. With a 2020 population of 91,563, it is the 28th largest city in Florida and the 368th largest city in the United States. Palm Coast is currently growing at a rate of 2.21% annually and its population has increased by 21.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 75,180 in 2010. Spanning over 96 miles, Palm Coast has a population density of 963 people per square mile.

The average household income in Palm Coast is $65,272 with a poverty rate of 11.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,187 per month, and the median house value is $194,500. The median age in Palm Coast is 48.9 years, 47.8 years for males, and 50 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.5 males.

Palm Coast Demographics

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

  • White: 79.93%
  • Black or African American: 12.23%
  • Asian: 2.88%
  • Other race: 2.55%
  • Two or more races: 2.20%
  • Native American: 0.19%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.02%
The current population of Palm Coast, Florida is 91,563, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 87,607.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 75,180.

Palm Coast, Florida Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White67,09479.93%
Black or African American10,26612.23%
Asian2,4192.88%
Some Other Race2,1402.55%
Two or More Races1,8452.20%
American Indian and Alaska Native1620.19%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander140.02%

Palm Coast Population Pyramid 2020

Palm Coast Median Age

48.9


Total

47.8


Male

50


Female

Palm Coast Adults

There are 68,258 adults, (23,296 of whom are seniors) in Palm Coast.

Palm Coast Age Dependency

86.7

Age Dependency Ratio

51.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Palm Coast Sex Ratio

Female

44,061

52.49%

Male

39,879

47.51%

Palm Coast Households and Families

Palm Coast Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Palm Coast Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.2%18.8%
All74.1%25.9%
Non Family68.7%31.3%
Male63.1%36.9%
Female56.5%43.5%

74.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All30,6772.7374.1
Married17,1292.9981.2
Non Family8,6451.4268.7
Female3,3004.1956.5
Male1,6034.0463.1

3.11

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Palm Coast Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,7542.81%
9th to 12th Grade3,1635.07%
High School Graduate21,87635.05%
Some College15,25224.44%
Associates Degree6,42010.29%
Bachelors Degree8,71313.96%
Graduate Degree5,2408.40%

Palm Coast Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White46,76043,43810,384
Black7,0996,2581,656
Hispanic6,1105,556985
Asian1,8971,799842
Other Race1,3341,197193
Multiple Races543485111
Native American1119531
Islander1414

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 44.39%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,569$35,536$26,983
Less Than High School$21,491$27,193$18,858
High School Grad$27,021$30,054$22,724
Some College$31,962$41,073$27,991
Bachelors Degree$32,962$36,517$31,083
Graduate Degree$42,170$41,646$42,426

$30,569

Average Earnings

$35,536

Average Male

$26,983

Average Female

Palm Coast Language

Palm Coast Language by Age

Palm Coast Language

82.91% of Palm Coast residents speak only English, while 17.09% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 7.71% of the population.

Palm Coast Poverty

Palm Coast Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White59,7526,24310.45%
Black10,0911,64616.31%
Hispanic9,2251,39215.09%
Multiple1,84547025.47%
Other2,12936517.14%
Native1626238.27%

11.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.85%

Male Poverty Rate

11.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Palm Coast

The race most likely to be in poverty in Palm Coast is Native, with 38.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Palm Coast is White, with 10.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.19%.

Name Poverty
High School14.75%
Less Than High School10.21%
Some College7.67%
Bachelors or Greater4.90%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed29.01%
Male Unemployed26.48%
Male Employed6.09%
Female Employed5.09%

Palm Coast Income

Palm Coast Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,820$65,272
Families$58,948$70,511
Married Families$66,498$77,544
Non Families$34,265$47,271

Palm Coast Marital Status

Palm Coast Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.4%

Male Marriage Rate

49.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Palm Coast Married by Age and Sex

Palm Coast 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.

Palm Coast Marital Status by Race

Palm Coast Veterans

8,303

Number of Veterans

7,551

Male Veterans

752

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam3,596
Second Gulf War1,110
First Gulf War1,025
Korea986
World War II440
Age Group Veterans
65 to 742,850
75+2,371
55 to 641,246
35 to 541,130
18 to 34706
Name Veterans % of Total
White7,29213.14%
Black82610.04%
Hispanic5958.52%
Other774.68%
Asian532.58%
2 or More396.15%
Indian1611.03%

$Palm Coast Veterans by Education

6.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Palm Coast Employment Status

49.2%

Labor Force Participation

46.4%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Palm Coast 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

25.63%

Born in Florida

86.79%

Native Born

13.21%

Foreign Born

4.04%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

86.79% of Palm Coast residents were born in the United States, with 25.63% having been born in Florida. 4.04% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202091,5631,9782.21%
201989,5851,9782.26%
201887,6071,5401.79%
201786,0671,9782.35%
201684,0892,1812.66%
201581,9081,8692.34%
201480,0391,6262.07%
201378,4131,0481.35%
201277,3657280.95%
201176,6371,1331.50%
201075,50442,7728.72%
200032,7320.00%