Poinciana, Florida Population 2023

74,145

Poinciana is a city located in Florida. With a 2023 population of 74,145, it is the 49th largest city in Florida and the 542nd largest city in the United States.Poinciana is currently growing at a rate of 2.22% annually and its population has increased by 6.98% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 69,309 in 2020. Spanning over 73 miles, Poinciana has a population density of 1,032 people per square mile.

The average household income in Poinciana is $59,268 with a poverty rate of 16.53%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Poinciana is 37.9 years, 34.8 years for males, and 39.8 years for females.

Poinciana Demographics

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

  • White: 56.51%
  • Black or African American: 25.62%
  • Other race: 8.73%
  • Two or more races: 7.19%
  • Asian: 1.28%
  • Native American: 0.37%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.3%
The current population of Poinciana, Florida is 74,145 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 69,309.

Poinciana, Florida Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Other race

Two or more races

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Poinciana Population by Race

Poinciana Population Pyramid 2023

Poinciana Median Age

37.9

Total

34.8

Male

39.8

Female

Poinciana Adults

There are 50,749 adults, (12,622 of whom are seniors) in Poinciana.

Poinciana Age Dependency

79.1

Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46

Child Dependency Ratio

Poinciana Sex Ratio

Female34,25550.17%
Male34,02549.83%

Poinciana Population by Age

Poinciana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.89

Average Family Size

3.46

Average Household Size

72.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Poinciana Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Poinciana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Poinciana Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 86.58%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 57.65%.

Poinciana Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$28,567

Average Earnings

$29,470

Average Male

$27,164

Average Female

Poinciana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Poinciana Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Poinciana Language

48.41% of Poinciana residents speak only English, while 51.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 43.43% of the population.

Poinciana Language

Poinciana Poverty by Race

rate

16.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.14%

Male Poverty Rate

15.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Poinciana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Poinciana is Islander, with 137.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Poinciana is Asian, with 2.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.09%.

Poinciana Poverty

Poinciana Poverty Rate by Education

Poinciana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Poinciana Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Poinciana Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

43.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.9%

Male Marriage Rate

41.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Poinciana Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Poinciana 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 45-54.

Poinciana Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Poinciana Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

3,277

Number of Veterans

3,170

Male Veterans

107

Female Veterans

Poinciana Veterans by War

Poinciana Veterans by Age

count

Poinciana Veterans by Race

Poinciana Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

4.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.8%

Veteran Disability Rate

Poinciana Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

55.8%

Labor Force Participation

52.2%

Employment Rate

6.4%

Unemployment Rate

Poinciana Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Poinciana Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Poinciana Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

19.71%

Born in Poinciana

79.87%

Native Born

18.65%

Foreign Born

8.07%

Non Citizen

10.58%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

79.87% of Poinciana residents were born in the United States, with 19.71% having been born in Florida. 8.07% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Poinciana Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Poinciana Population by Year