Palm River-Clair Mel, Florida Population 2020

23,627

Palm River-Clair Mel is a city located in Florida. Palm River-Clair Mel has a 2020 population of 23,627. Palm River-Clair Mel is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 12.38% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 21,024 in 2010. Palm River-Clair Mel reached it's highest population of 23,627 in 2018.

The average household income in Palm River-Clair Mel is $57,011 with a poverty rate of 20.59%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $950 per month, and the median house value is $119,400. The median age in Palm River-Clair Mel is 34.7 years, 34.1 years for males, and 36.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.7 males.

Palm River-Clair Mel Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Palm River-Clair Mel was:

  • White: 48.95%
  • Black or African American: 30.11%
  • Other race: 13.54%
  • Two or more races: 5.14%
  • Asian: 2.10%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.11%
  • Native American: 0.06%
The current population of Palm River-Clair Mel, Florida is 23,627, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 23,627.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 21,024.

Palm River-Clair Mel, Florida Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,56648.95%
Black or African American7,11330.11%
Some Other Race3,19813.54%
Two or More Races1,2145.14%
Asian4952.10%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander260.11%
American Indian and Alaska Native150.06%

Palm River-Clair Mel Population Pyramid 2020

Palm River-Clair Mel Median Age

34.7


Total

34.1


Male

36.3


Female

Palm River-Clair Mel Adults

There are 17,739 adults, (2,686 of whom are seniors) in Palm River-Clair Mel.

Palm River-Clair Mel Age Dependency

57

Age Dependency Ratio

17.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Palm River-Clair Mel Sex Ratio

Female

11,834

50.09%

Male

11,793

49.91%

Palm River-Clair Mel Households and Families

Palm River-Clair Mel Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Palm River-Clair Mel Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married67.6%32.4%
All57.9%42.1%
Female53.6%46.4%
Non Family51.9%48.1%
Male51.1%48.9%

57.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,0092.9457.9
Married2,9123.5867.6
Non Family2,7481.3751.9
Female1,6824.0353.6
Male6673.9451.1

3.6

Average Family Size

2.94

Average Household Size

10.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Palm River-Clair Mel Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2017.72%
9th to 12th Grade2,07813.36%
High School Graduate5,49935.35%
Some College2,91118.71%
Associates Degree1,2678.14%
Bachelors Degree1,73611.16%
Graduate Degree8665.57%

Palm River-Clair Mel Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic6,6004,5311,000
Black4,5124,061668
White4,2563,663833
Other Race1,8931,178243
Multiple Races36328295
Asian335204109
Islander262620
Native American1515

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 islander people with a rate of 76.92%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,522$33,439$25,564
Less Than High School$22,757$27,313$15,922
High School Grad$27,190$31,475$21,481
Some College$29,956$39,355$25,989
Bachelors Degree$41,293$37,379$41,422
Graduate Degree$54,400$49,656$72,542

$29,522

Average Earnings

$33,439

Average Male

$25,564

Average Female

Palm River-Clair Mel Language

Palm River-Clair Mel Language by Age

Palm River-Clair Mel Language

57.15% of Palm River-Clair Mel residents speak only English, while 42.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 38.51% of the population.

Palm River-Clair Mel Poverty

Palm River-Clair Mel Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic10,3582,53324.45%
Black7,1091,30818.40%
Other3,19899431.08%
White5,54384115.17%
Multiple1,21444836.90%
Asian4956813.74%
Islander26623.08%

20.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.22%

Male Poverty Rate

21.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Palm River-Clair Mel

The race most likely to be in poverty in Palm River-Clair Mel is Multiple, with 36.90% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Palm River-Clair Mel is Asian, with 13.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.31%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.21%
High School21.82%
Some College14.70%
Bachelors or Greater8.53%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.05%
Male Unemployed18.38%
Female Employed11.81%
Male Employed8.03%

Palm River-Clair Mel Income

Palm River-Clair Mel Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,173$57,011
Families$48,468$59,878
Married Families$57,219-
Non Families$32,047$46,627

Palm River-Clair Mel Marital Status

Palm River-Clair Mel Marital Status

Marriage Rates

36.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.7%

Male Marriage Rate

35.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Palm River-Clair Mel Married by Age and Sex

Palm River-Clair Mel 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 35-44.

Palm River-Clair Mel Marital Status by Race

Palm River-Clair Mel Veterans

1,336

Number of Veterans

1,103

Male Veterans

233

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War494
First Gulf War429
Vietnam336
Korea89
World War II12
Name Veterans % of Total
White9039.76%
Black4027.57%
Hispanic2783.68%
Other231.01%
2 or More81.78%

$Palm River-Clair Mel Veterans by Education

7.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Palm River-Clair Mel Employment Status

65.5%

Labor Force Participation

60.7%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Palm River-Clair Mel 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

44.68%

Born in Florida

77.62%

Native Born

22.38%

Foreign Born

12.39%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

77.62% of Palm River-Clair Mel residents were born in the United States, with 44.68% having been born in Florida. 12.39% 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
202023,6270.00%
201923,6270.00%
201823,6271430.61%
201723,4846242.73%
201622,860-157-0.68%
201523,0173501.54%
201422,6671,0624.92%
201321,6053261.53%
201221,2798504.16%
201120,429-595-2.83%
201021,0240.00%