Tequesta, Florida Population 2020

6,309
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Tequesta is a city located in Florida. With a 2020 population of 6,309, it is the 212th largest city in Florida and the 4186th largest city in the United States. Tequesta is currently growing at a rate of 1.41% annually and its population has increased by 12.08% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,629 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Tequesta has a population density of 3,444 people per square mile.

The average household income in Tequesta is $93,489 with a poverty rate of 6.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,355 per month, and the median house value is $359,200. The median age in Tequesta is 52.9 years, 53 years for males, and 52.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.6 males.

Tequesta Demographics

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

  • White: 94.83%
  • Other race: 1.90%
  • Asian: 1.73%
  • Two or more races: 0.85%
  • Black or African American: 0.70%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Tequesta, Florida is 6,309, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,133.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,629.

Tequesta, Florida Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,70094.83%
Some Other Race1141.90%
Asian1041.73%
Two or More Races510.85%
Black or African American420.70%
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Tequesta Population Pyramid 2020

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Tequesta Median Age

52.9


Total

53


Male

52.8


Female

Tequesta Adults

There are 5,016 adults, (1,816 of whom are seniors) in Tequesta.

Tequesta Age Dependency

87.8

Age Dependency Ratio

56.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Tequesta Sex Ratio

Female

2,982

49.61%

Male

3,029

50.39%

Tequesta Households and Families

Tequesta Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Tequesta Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married95.5%4.5%
All84.2%15.8%
Non Family80.8%19.2%
Male61.6%38.4%
Female46.5%53.5%

84.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8132.1484.2
Married1,3022.8695.5
Non Family1,1951.1880.8
Female2432.8546.5
Male732.5261.6

2.83

Average Family Size

2.14

Average Household Size

3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Tequesta Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade400.87%
9th to 12th Grade972.12%
High School Graduate97821.35%
Some College78617.16%
Associates Degree49710.85%
Bachelors Degree1,26727.66%
Graduate Degree91519.98%
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Tequesta Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,1223,9852,040
Hispanic20220248
Other Race11411463
Asian81818
Black424223
Multiple Races1919

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 55.26%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$47,796$51,397$46,496
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$29,491$35,893$26,813
Some College$51,771$59,156$46,146
Bachelors Degree$48,500$44,922$49,556
Graduate Degree$59,099$$59,331

$47,796

Average Earnings

$51,397

Average Male

$46,496

Average Female

Tequesta Language

Tequesta Language by Age

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Tequesta Language

88.75% of Tequesta residents speak only English, while 11.25% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.06% of the population.

Tequesta Poverty

Tequesta Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,2933316.25%
Hispanic407338.11%

6.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.24%

Male Poverty Rate

5.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tequesta

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tequesta is Hispanic, with 8.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tequesta is White, with 6.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.05%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.63%
High School13.50%
Bachelors or Greater4.54%
Some College4.29%
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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed55.56%
Female Unemployed55.17%
Female Employed4.05%
Male Employed2.94%

Tequesta Income

Tequesta Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$64,950$93,489
Families$93,643$114,118
Married Families$105,676-
Non Families$45,117$64,850
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Tequesta Marital Status

Tequesta Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.2%

Male Marriage Rate

49.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Tequesta Married by Age and Sex

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Tequesta 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.

Tequesta Marital Status by Race

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Tequesta Veterans

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385

Number of Veterans

357

Male Veterans

28

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam135
First Gulf War80
World War II57
Korea53
Second Gulf War33
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Age Group Veterans
75+156
65 to 74117
55 to 6465
35 to 5447
18 to 34
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Name Veterans % of Total
White3858.13%
Hispanic10.34%

Tequesta Veterans by Education

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4.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

10.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tequesta Employment Status

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56.2%

Labor Force Participation

54.4%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

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Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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31.46%

Born in Florida

90.72%

Native Born

9.28%

Foreign Born

2.94%

Non Citizen

6.34%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.72% of Tequesta residents were born in the United States, with 31.46% having been born in Florida. 2.94% 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
20206,309881.41%
20196,221881.43%
20186,133280.46%
20176,105881.46%
20166,017661.11%
20155,951681.16%
20145,883570.98%
20135,826581.01%
20125,768641.12%
20115,704470.83%
20105,6573840.71%
20005,2737741.60%
19904,4998142.02%
19803,6851,0433.38%
19702,6420.00%