Panama City Beach, Florida Population 2020

13,201

Panama City Beach is a city located in Florida. With a 2020 population of 13,201, it is the 151st largest city in Florida and the 2535th largest city in the United States. Panama City Beach is currently growing at a rate of 0.52% annually and its population has increased by 9.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,018 in 2010. Spanning over 19 miles, Panama City Beach has a population density of 684 people per square mile.

The average household income in Panama City Beach is $78,095 with a poverty rate of 5.32%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,198 per month, and the median house value is $229,400. The median age in Panama City Beach is 43.6 years, 42 years for males, and 44.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 110.9 males.

Panama City Beach Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Panama City Beach was:

  • White: 82.85%
  • Two or more races: 5.71%
  • Black or African American: 5.61%
  • Asian: 4.30%
  • Other race: 1.17%
  • Native American: 0.35%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Panama City Beach, Florida is 13,201, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 13,065.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 12,018.

Panama City Beach, Florida Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,50882.85%
Two or More Races7245.71%
Black or African American7125.61%
Asian5464.30%
Some Other Race1481.17%
American Indian and Alaska Native450.35%

Panama City Beach Population Pyramid 2020

Panama City Beach Median Age

43.6


Total

42


Male

44.8


Female

Panama City Beach Adults

There are 10,543 adults, (2,339 of whom are seniors) in Panama City Beach.

Panama City Beach Age Dependency

54.6

Age Dependency Ratio

28.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Panama City Beach Sex Ratio

Female

6,014

47.42%

Male

6,669

52.58%

Panama City Beach Households and Families

Panama City Beach Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Panama City Beach Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.7%27.3%
All62.1%37.9%
Non Family52.4%47.6%
Female48.5%51.5%
Male40.7%59.3%

62.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,4902.3162.1
Married2,7792.9772.7
Non Family2,1871.2652.4
Female3793.2148.5
Male1453.140.7

2.92

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Panama City Beach Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1751.81%
9th to 12th Grade5285.46%
High School Graduate2,54526.32%
Some College2,60626.95%
Associates Degree9589.91%
Bachelors Degree2,07421.45%
Graduate Degree7848.11%

Panama City Beach Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,0167,4802,479
Black627543116
Hispanic46439674
Asian273258176
Multiple Races251246
Other Race977013
Native American1818

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 asian people with a rate of 64.47%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,104$50,231$30,945
Less Than High School$28,603$41,563$
High School Grad$33,019$36,996$19,565
Some College$32,437$50,307$24,527
Bachelors Degree$51,875$57,396$43,427
Graduate Degree$77,321$87,577$43,269

$40,104

Average Earnings

$50,231

Average Male

$30,945

Average Female

Panama City Beach Language

Panama City Beach Language by Age

Panama City Beach Language

88.21% of Panama City Beach residents speak only English, while 11.79% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 3.65% of the population.

Panama City Beach Poverty

Panama City Beach Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,9965605.60%
Black7128511.94%
Hispanic699202.86%
Multiple66050.76%

5.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.97%

Male Poverty Rate

6.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Panama City Beach

The race most likely to be in poverty in Panama City Beach is Black, with 11.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Panama City Beach is Multiple, with 0.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.28%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.22%
High School7.50%
Some College3.70%
Bachelors or Greater3.11%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed20.69%
Female Employed6.51%
Male Employed1.92%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Panama City Beach Income

Panama City Beach Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$61,481$78,095
Families$73,197$92,497
Married Families$82,697-
Non Families$44,190$54,991

Panama City Beach Marital Status

Panama City Beach Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.7%

Male Marriage Rate

55.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Panama City Beach Married by Age and Sex

Panama City Beach 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.

Panama City Beach Marital Status by Race

Panama City Beach Veterans

1,713

Number of Veterans

1,501

Male Veterans

212

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War614
Vietnam593
First Gulf War511
Korea75
World War II68
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,49016.63%
Black10015.31%
Hispanic9317.38%
2 or More6729.26%
Asian307.18%
Other2626.80%

$Panama City Beach Veterans by Education

1.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Panama City Beach Employment Status

63.8%

Labor Force Participation

60.6%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Panama City Beach 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

21.00%

Born in Florida

88.95%

Native Born

11.05%

Foreign Born

6.36%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

88.95% of Panama City Beach residents were born in the United States, with 21.00% having been born in Florida. 6.36% 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
202013,201680.52%
201913,133680.52%
201813,0652902.27%
201712,775680.54%
201612,7071451.15%
201512,5622251.82%
201412,3373542.95%
201311,9832181.85%
201211,7651761.52%
201111,589250.22%
201011,5643,8934.19%
20007,6713,6206.59%
19904,0510.00%