Port Charlotte, Florida Population 2020

61,204

Port Charlotte is a city located in Florida. Port Charlotte has a 2020 population of 61,204. Port Charlotte is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 12.52% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 54,392 in 2010. Port Charlotte reached it's highest population of 61,204 in 2018.

The average household income in Port Charlotte is $56,730 with a poverty rate of 13.12%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $979 per month, and the median house value is $150,200. The median age in Port Charlotte is 52.1 years, 49.9 years for males, and 54.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.9 males.

Port Charlotte Demographics

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

  • White: 84.09%
  • Black or African American: 10.07%
  • Two or more races: 3.26%
  • Asian: 1.37%
  • Other race: 1.00%
  • Native American: 0.16%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.05%
The current population of Port Charlotte, Florida is 61,204, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 61,204.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 54,392.

Port Charlotte, Florida Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White51,46584.09%
Black or African American6,16510.07%
Two or More Races1,9953.26%
Asian8381.37%
Some Other Race6101.00%
American Indian and Alaska Native1000.16%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander310.05%

Port Charlotte Population Pyramid 2020

Port Charlotte Median Age

52.1


Total

49.9


Male

54.2


Female

Port Charlotte Adults

There are 51,551 adults, (18,352 of whom are seniors) in Port Charlotte.

Port Charlotte Age Dependency

84.4

Age Dependency Ratio

55.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Port Charlotte Sex Ratio

Female

32,061

52.38%

Male

29,143

47.62%

Port Charlotte Households and Families

Port Charlotte Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Port Charlotte Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.6%16.4%
Male78.4%21.6%
All75.6%24.4%
Non Family70.2%29.8%
Female57.4%42.6%

75.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All24,5782.4775.6
Married11,6603.0383.6
Non Family9,7541.3370.2
Female2,3743.8157.4
Male7904.2478.4

3.16

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Port Charlotte Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,5703.31%
9th to 12th Grade3,4207.20%
High School Graduate17,02935.87%
Some College12,65026.65%
Associates Degree3,8148.03%
Bachelors Degree5,73312.08%
Graduate Degree3,2536.85%

Port Charlotte Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White38,09834,5717,036
Black4,2043,777824
Hispanic3,9163,037634
Asian666514350
Multiple Races593551132
Other Race35319922
Native American10077
Islander3131

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 52.55%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,509$31,006$25,392
Less Than High School$19,028$20,831$15,833
High School Grad$25,949$30,325$19,567
Some College$26,002$29,848$24,059
Bachelors Degree$38,780$43,085$33,484
Graduate Degree$61,996$79,073$49,926

$27,509

Average Earnings

$31,006

Average Male

$25,392

Average Female

Port Charlotte Language

Port Charlotte Language by Age

Port Charlotte Language

87.86% of Port Charlotte residents speak only English, while 12.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.44% of the population.

Port Charlotte Poverty

Port Charlotte Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White46,1405,27811.44%
Hispanic5,7451,21821.20%
Black6,1391,11418.15%
Multiple1,96943021.84%
Other6007612.67%
Native1002323.00%
Asian838202.39%

13.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.52%

Male Poverty Rate

13.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Port Charlotte

The race most likely to be in poverty in Port Charlotte is Native, with 23.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Port Charlotte is Asian, with 2.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.32%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.71%
High School11.82%
Some College11.45%
Bachelors or Greater4.42%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed24.84%
Male Unemployed19.40%
Female Employed8.83%
Male Employed7.46%

Port Charlotte Income

Port Charlotte Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,564$56,730
Families$54,449$67,596
Married Families$58,665-
Non Families$26,729$38,737

Port Charlotte Marital Status

Port Charlotte Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.8%

Male Marriage Rate

46.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Port Charlotte Married by Age and Sex

Port Charlotte 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.

Port Charlotte Marital Status by Race

Port Charlotte Veterans

6,570

Number of Veterans

6,061

Male Veterans

509

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,557
Korea890
First Gulf War837
Second Gulf War619
World War II440
Name Veterans % of Total
White6,07713.64%
Black3066.07%
Hispanic2214.94%
2 or More9112.89%
Asian689.62%
Other286.67%

$Port Charlotte Veterans by Education

7.25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Port Charlotte Employment Status

50.5%

Labor Force Participation

46.7%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Port Charlotte 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

23.79%

Born in Florida

86.47%

Native Born

13.53%

Foreign Born

4.89%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

86.47% of Port Charlotte residents were born in the United States, with 23.79% having been born in Florida. 4.89% 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
202061,2040.00%
201961,2040.00%
201861,2041,5502.60%
201759,6541,6532.85%
201658,0011,5672.78%
201556,4341,2282.22%
201455,20620.00%
201355,204-738-1.32%
201255,9424910.89%
201155,4511,0591.95%
201054,3920.00%