Stuart, Florida Population 2020

16,459

Stuart is a city located in Florida. With a 2020 population of 16,459, it is the 131st largest city in Florida and the 2167th largest city in the United States. Stuart is currently growing at a rate of 0.51% annually and its population has increased by 5.55% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 15,593 in 2010. Spanning over 9 miles, Stuart has a population density of 2,437 people per square mile.

The average household income in Stuart is $67,364 with a poverty rate of 13.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,078 per month, and the median house value is $168,400. The median age in Stuart is 47.2 years, 43.1 years for males, and 51 years for females. For every 100 females there are 104.0 males.

Stuart Demographics

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

  • White: 78.26%
  • Black or African American: 14.67%
  • Asian: 2.61%
  • Two or more races: 2.37%
  • Other race: 2.09%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Stuart, Florida is 16,459, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 16,293.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 15,593.

Stuart, Florida Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12,60078.26%
Black or African American2,36214.67%
Asian4212.61%
Two or More Races3812.37%
Some Other Race3362.09%

Stuart Population Pyramid 2020

Stuart Median Age

47.2


Total

43.1


Male

51


Female

Stuart Adults

There are 13,178 adults, (4,018 of whom are seniors) in Stuart.

Stuart Age Dependency

75.8

Age Dependency Ratio

43.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Stuart Sex Ratio

Female

7,892

49.02%

Male

8,208

50.98%

Stuart Households and Families

Stuart Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Stuart Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.4%28.6%
All56.8%43.2%
Non Family54%46%
Female32.7%67.3%
Male18.1%81.9%

56.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,9712.2656.8
Non Family3,5101.2254
Married2,4902.9771.4
Female7554.4532.7
Male2163.318.1

3.2

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

8.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Stuart Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3973.27%
9th to 12th Grade5614.62%
High School Graduate3,39627.97%
Some College3,47328.61%
Associates Degree1,26010.38%
Bachelors Degree1,83215.09%
Graduate Degree1,22110.06%

Stuart Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,2568,7232,628
Black1,2901,149120
Hispanic1,143859193
Asian26026039
Other Race16613965
Multiple Races13613651

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 39.16%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,936$31,832$30,586
Less Than High School$21,635$$22,682
High School Grad$22,696$23,868$20,807
Some College$30,354$31,486$29,784
Bachelors Degree$47,659$49,364$41,699
Graduate Degree$60,981$90,524$52,315

$30,936

Average Earnings

$31,832

Average Male

$30,586

Average Female

Stuart Language

Stuart Language by Age

Stuart Language

86.73% of Stuart residents speak only English, while 13.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.65% of the population.

Stuart Poverty

Stuart Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,7279118.49%
Black2,33680034.25%
Hispanic2,24360026.75%
Multiple3818121.26%
Asian4215112.11%
Other33692.68%

13.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.43%

Male Poverty Rate

14.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Stuart

The race most likely to be in poverty in Stuart is Black, with 34.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Stuart is Other, with 2.68% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.14%.

Name Poverty
High School14.98%
Less Than High School14.95%
Some College9.76%
Bachelors or Greater7.32%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed65.70%
Male Unemployed60.74%
Female Employed6.18%
Male Employed2.17%

Stuart Income

Stuart Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,371$67,364
Families$62,244$84,760
Married Families$75,789-
Non Families$32,330$47,467

Stuart Marital Status

Stuart Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.4%

Male Marriage Rate

39.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Stuart Married by Age and Sex

Stuart 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.

Stuart Marital Status by Race

Stuart Veterans

1,294

Number of Veterans

1,223

Male Veterans

71

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam430
Second Gulf War266
First Gulf War209
World War II196
Korea173
Age Group Veterans
75+410
65 to 74368
35 to 54347
55 to 6498
18 to 3471
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,20311.00%
Black664.30%
Other176.54%
Hispanic151.13%
2 or More85.88%

$Stuart Veterans by Education

7.48%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.16%

Veteran Disability Rate

Stuart Employment Status

58%

Labor Force Participation

54.5%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Stuart 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

36.14%

Born in Florida

89.43%

Native Born

10.57%

Foreign Born

6.09%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

89.43% of Stuart residents were born in the United States, with 36.14% having been born in Florida. 6.09% 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
202016,459830.51%
201916,376830.51%
201816,293430.26%
201716,250830.51%
201616,1671831.14%
201515,9842001.27%
201415,7841651.06%
201315,6191621.05%
201215,457900.59%
201115,367810.53%
201015,2866530.44%
200014,6332,6972.06%
199011,9362,4692.34%
19809,4674,6476.98%
19704,820290.06%
19604,7911,8795.11%
19502,9120.00%