Tamarac, Florida Population 2020

67,278

Tamarac is a city located in Florida. With a 2020 population of 67,278, it is the 42nd largest city in Florida and the 560th largest city in the United States. Tamarac is currently growing at a rate of 0.92% annually and its population has increased by 11.34% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 60,427 in 2010. Spanning over 12 miles, Tamarac has a population density of 5,764 people per square mile.

The average household income in Tamarac is $62,018 with a poverty rate of 9.95%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,332 per month, and the median house value is $156,200. The median age in Tamarac is 47.3 years, 43.4 years for males, and 50.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.1 males.

Tamarac Demographics

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

  • White: 61.10%
  • Black or African American: 30.25%
  • Asian: 3.22%
  • Two or more races: 2.75%
  • Other race: 2.35%
  • Native American: 0.30%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.02%
The current population of Tamarac, Florida is 67,278, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 66,054.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 60,427.

Tamarac, Florida Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White39,56461.10%
Black or African American19,58930.25%
Asian2,0883.22%
Two or More Races1,7792.75%
Some Other Race1,5222.35%
American Indian and Alaska Native1930.30%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander130.02%

Tamarac Population Pyramid 2020

Tamarac Median Age

47.3


Total

43.4


Male

50.5


Female

Tamarac Adults

There are 53,721 adults, (16,577 of whom are seniors) in Tamarac.

Tamarac Age Dependency

74.3

Age Dependency Ratio

44.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Tamarac Sex Ratio

Female

34,414

53.15%

Male

30,334

46.85%

Tamarac Households and Families

Tamarac Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Tamarac Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family77.2%22.8%
Married72.7%27.3%
All71.8%28.2%
Female60.5%39.5%
Male58%42%

71.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,7872.4171.8
Non Family10,9081.277.2
Married10,1633.1772.7
Female4,1063.4160.5
Male1,6103.2458

3.16

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tamarac Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,8963.85%
9th to 12th Grade3,5497.21%
High School Graduate15,27931.04%
Some College10,63321.60%
Associates Degree4,6809.51%
Bachelors Degree8,63517.54%
Graduate Degree4,5509.24%

Tamarac Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White20,51619,0855,491
Hispanic13,50611,4983,415
Black13,43911,9513,797
Asian1,420967380
Other Race1,2171,012194
Multiple Races1,027874347
Native American19314726
Islander1313

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 multiple races people with a rate of 33.79%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,856$35,502$31,351
Less Than High School$20,552$24,143$19,483
High School Grad$26,831$29,451$25,446
Some College$34,062$36,794$31,500
Bachelors Degree$44,242$50,303$40,506
Graduate Degree$50,766$60,307$48,125

$32,856

Average Earnings

$35,502

Average Male

$31,351

Average Female

Tamarac Language

Tamarac Language by Age

Tamarac Language

61.10% of Tamarac residents speak only English, while 38.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 25.75% of the population.

Tamarac Poverty

Tamarac Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White23,4262,0678.82%
Hispanic18,8661,7799.43%
Black19,4681,7549.01%
Asian2,08059228.46%
Other1,52226117.15%
Multiple1,7791347.53%

9.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.86%

Male Poverty Rate

10.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tamarac

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tamarac is Asian, with 28.46% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tamarac is Multiple, with 7.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.11%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.80%
High School11.98%
Bachelors or Greater6.15%
Some College5.06%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.51%
Male Unemployed16.62%
Female Employed6.26%
Male Employed4.17%

Tamarac Income

Tamarac Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,423$62,018
Families$58,211$70,795
Married Families$66,060$77,144
Non Families$32,319$46,404

Tamarac Marital Status

Tamarac Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.9%

Male Marriage Rate

37.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Tamarac Married by Age and Sex

Tamarac 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.

Tamarac Marital Status by Race

Tamarac Veterans

3,823

Number of Veterans

3,666

Male Veterans

157

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,203
Korea580
World War II519
Second Gulf War351
First Gulf War349
Name Veterans % of Total
White3,0018.85%
Black6574.29%
Hispanic6234.17%
Asian744.79%
Indian7237.31%
2 or More191.40%

$Tamarac Veterans by Education

5.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tamarac Employment Status

61.4%

Labor Force Participation

58.1%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Tamarac 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

24.68%

Born in Florida

63.36%

Native Born

36.64%

Foreign Born

11.81%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

63.36% of Tamarac residents were born in the United States, with 24.68% having been born in Florida. 11.81% 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
202067,2786120.92%
201966,6666120.93%
201866,0544800.73%
201765,5746120.94%
201664,9621,0111.58%
201563,9517531.19%
201463,1984740.76%
201362,7245130.82%
201262,2117371.20%
201161,4741,0841.79%
201060,3904,8020.83%
200055,58810,7662.18%
199044,82215,4464.32%
198029,37624,29819.19%
19705,0780.00%