Plant City, Florida Population 2021

40,210
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Plant City is a city located in Hillsborough County Florida. With a 2020 population of 40,210, it is the 75th largest city in Florida and the 975th largest city in the United States . Plant City is currently growing at a rate of 0.58% annually and its population has increased by 15.81% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 34,721 in 2010. Plant City reached it's highest population of 40,210 in 2021. Spanning over 28 miles, Plant City has a population density of 1,460 people per square mile.

The average household income in Plant City is $68,434 with a poverty rate of 15.04%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $997 per month, and the median house value is $169,400. The median age in Plant City is 36.8 years, 36.7 years for males, and 36.8 years for females.

Plant City Demographics

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

  • White: 72.19%
  • Black or African American: 14.53%
  • Other race: 9.02%
  • Two or more races: 2.05%
  • Asian: 1.93%
  • Native American: 0.22%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.06%
The current population of Plant City, Florida is 40,210 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 39,511.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 34,721.

Plant City, Florida Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White28,16372.19%
Black or African American5,66814.53%
Some Other Race3,5199.02%
Two or More Races8002.05%
Asian7521.93%
American Indian and Alaska Native860.22%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander240.06%
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Plant City Population by Race

Plant City Population Pyramid $2021

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Plant City Median Age

36.8


Total

36.7


Male

36.8


Female

Plant City Adults

There are 29,238 adults, (5,290 of whom are seniors) in Plant City.

Plant City Age Dependency

62.9

Age Dependency Ratio

22.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Plant City Sex Ratio

Female

20,267

51.95%

Male

18,745

48.05%

Plant City Population by Age

Plant City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Plant City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.2%28.8%
All58.9%41.1%
Male50.2%49.8%
Female49.3%50.7%
Non Family45.4%54.6%

58.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Plant City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,9662.7858.9
Married6,8453.471.2
Non Family4,2671.2545.4
Female2,0303.5649.3
Male8243.6550.2

3.36

Average Family Size

2.78

Average Household Size

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Plant City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,8487.07%
9th to 12th Grade2,2868.74%
High School Graduate8,94334.21%
Some College4,67717.89%
Associates Degree2,5379.70%
Bachelors Degree4,18216.00%
Graduate Degree1,6726.40%
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Plant City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Plant City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White14,93313,3643,820
Hispanic6,8634,793960
Black3,6313,249812
Other Race1,8611,199163
Asian457405224
2+ Races28624976
Native American8686
Islander24

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 49.02%.

Plant City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,397$38,555$32,007
Less Than 9th Grade$29,769$31,505$19,257
High School Graduate$31,391$34,300$28,841
Some College$35,109$39,792$30,561
Bachelors Degree$50,484$54,491$42,567
Graduate Degree$59,315$70,357$58,911

$35,397

Average Earnings

$38,555

Average Male

$32,007

Average Female

Plant City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Plant City Language by Age

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Plant City Language

69.39% of Plant City residents speak only English, while 30.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 28.19% of the population.

Plant City Language

Plant City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic12,3862,71921.95%
White19,5341,6218.30%
Black5,5601,41825.50%
Other3,51943812.45%
Multiple79515419.37%
Native862933.72%
Asian74781.07%

15.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.73%

Male Poverty Rate

16.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Plant City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Plant City is Native, with 33.72% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Plant City is Asian, with 1.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.11%.

Plant City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.56%
High School13.82%
Some College6.91%
Bachelors or Greater4.61%

Plant City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed36.96%
Female Unemployed20.08%
Female Employed5.69%
Male Employed4.55%

Plant City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Plant City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$54,235$68,434
Families$62,454$77,491
Married Families$77,588$89,143
Non Families$32,337$45,336
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Income by Household Type

Plant City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.7%

Male Marriage Rate

46.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Plant City Married by Age and Sex

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Plant City 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.

Plant City Marital Status by Race

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Plant City Marital Status

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2,623

Number of Veterans

2,456

Male Veterans

167

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,081
First Gulf War741
Second Gulf War477
Korea86
World War II59

Plant City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54856
65 to 74670
55 to 64530
75+437
18 to 34130

Plant City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,9298.88%
Black55713.66%
Hispanic2222.69%
2+ Races4111.92%
Asian396.57%
Other Race331.39%
Islander24100.00%

Plant City Veterans by Race

Plant City Veterans by Education

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7.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Plant City Veterans by Education

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64.8%

Labor Force Participation

61.4%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Plant City Employment by Age

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Plant City Employment by Race

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Plant City Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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52.52%

Born in Plant City

86.14%

Native Born

13.86%

Foreign Born

8.35%

Non Citizen

5.51%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

86.14% of Plant City residents were born in the United States, with 52.52% having been born in Florida. 8.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Plant City Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202140,2102330.58%
202039,9772330.59%
201939,7442330.59%
201839,5112750.70%
201739,2364571.18%
201638,7799532.52%
201537,8267792.10%
201437,0476011.65%
201336,4464581.27%
201235,9886991.98%
201135,2894411.27%
201034,8484,9331.54%
200029,9157,1612.77%
199022,7545,6902.92%
198017,0641,6131.00%
197015,451-260-0.17%
196015,7116,4815.46%
19509,2301,7392.11%
19407,4916910.97%
19306,8003,0716.19%
19203,7290.00%

Plant City Population by Year