Ruskin, Florida Population 2020

23,477

Ruskin is a city located in Florida. Ruskin has a 2020 population of 23,477. Ruskin is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 36.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 17,208 in 2010. Ruskin reached it's highest population of 23,477 in 2018.

The average household income in Ruskin is $74,491 with a poverty rate of 17.89%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $928 per month, and the median house value is $177,000. The median age in Ruskin is 34.2 years, 32.8 years for males, and 35.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.4 males.

Ruskin Demographics

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

  • White: 68.04%
  • Other race: 14.01%
  • Black or African American: 13.00%
  • Two or more races: 3.02%
  • Asian: 1.65%
  • Native American: 0.18%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.10%
The current population of Ruskin, Florida is 23,477, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 23,477.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 17,208.

Ruskin, Florida Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White15,97368.04%
Some Other Race3,28914.01%
Black or African American3,05213.00%
Two or More Races7083.02%
Asian3881.65%
American Indian and Alaska Native430.18%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander240.10%

Ruskin Population Pyramid 2020

Ruskin Median Age

34.2


Total

32.8


Male

35.3


Female

Ruskin Adults

There are 16,866 adults, (2,701 of whom are seniors) in Ruskin.

Ruskin Age Dependency

65.7

Age Dependency Ratio

19.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Ruskin Sex Ratio

Female

11,713

49.89%

Male

11,764

50.11%

Ruskin Households and Families

Ruskin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ruskin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.8%22.2%
Male71.3%28.7%
All71.2%28.8%
Non Family65.5%34.5%
Female59%41%

71.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,3553.1971.2
Married3,7453.5277.8
Non Family1,8901.4265.5
Female1,1534.3459
Male5674.6271.3

3.64

Average Family Size

3.19

Average Household Size

7.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ruskin Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2938.58%
9th to 12th Grade1,3218.76%
High School Graduate4,42329.34%
Some College3,68724.46%
Associates Degree1,67311.10%
Bachelors Degree1,58910.54%
Graduate Degree1,0897.22%

Ruskin Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,1227,3941,844
Hispanic4,7593,052308
Other Race1,80680437
Black1,6431,514282
Multiple Races30727097
Asian240217144
Native American3621
Islander2424

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 60.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,224$36,929$30,373
Less Than High School$18,900$19,864$14,554
High School Grad$27,004$36,841$22,235
Some College$38,858$39,218$36,184
Bachelors Degree$48,139$49,422$46,078
Graduate Degree$64,045$64,618$61,875

$33,224

Average Earnings

$36,929

Average Male

$30,373

Average Female

Ruskin Language

Ruskin Language by Age

Ruskin Language

64.52% of Ruskin residents speak only English, while 35.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 31.44% of the population.

Ruskin Poverty

Ruskin Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic9,0662,26524.98%
White10,2501,24512.15%
Other3,28985726.06%
Black3,05251316.81%
Asian3889825.26%
Multiple704365.11%
Native432660.47%

17.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.89%

Male Poverty Rate

18.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ruskin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ruskin is Native, with 60.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ruskin is Multiple, with 5.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.65%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.65%
High School16.14%
Some College9.03%
Bachelors or Greater7.84%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.69%
Male Unemployed25.34%
Female Employed9.56%
Male Employed8.36%

Ruskin Income

Ruskin Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,539$74,491
Families$62,773$79,631
Married Families$74,510-
Non Families$34,844$52,340

Ruskin Marital Status

Ruskin Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.0%

Male Marriage Rate

45.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Ruskin Married by Age and Sex

Ruskin Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Ruskin Marital Status by Race

Ruskin Veterans

1,461

Number of Veterans

1,246

Male Veterans

215

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam501
First Gulf War473
Second Gulf War356
Korea120
World War II23
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54524
65 to 74447
55 to 64199
75+164
18 to 34127
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,19710.07%
Hispanic2173.87%
Black20110.65%
Other442.02%
2 or More102.43%
Indian920.93%

$Ruskin Veterans by Education

6.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ruskin Employment Status

65.4%

Labor Force Participation

61.8%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Ruskin 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

46.26%

Born in Florida

84.83%

Native Born

15.17%

Foreign Born

8.77%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

84.83% of Ruskin residents were born in the United States, with 46.26% having been born in Florida. 8.77% 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
202023,4770.00%
201923,4770.00%
201823,4771,3155.93%
201722,1621,1065.25%
201621,0564132.00%
201520,6431,7979.54%
201418,8461,5358.87%
201317,3111,1817.32%
201216,1301430.89%
201115,987-1,221-7.10%
201017,2080.00%