The Villages is a city located in Florida. With a 2020 population of 84,605, it is the 38th largest city in Florida and the 447th largest city in the United States. The Villages is currently growing at a rate of 3.38% annually and its population has increased by 3.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 81,444 in 2020. Spanning over 33 miles, The Villages has a population density of 2,702 people per square mile.
The average household income in The Villages is $79,973 with a poverty rate of 4.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,624 per month, and the median house value is $283,300. The median age in The Villages is 71.7 years, 72.6 years for males, and 71 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of The Villageswas:
2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.
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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 2+ races people with a rate of 68.62%.
96.19% of The Villages residents speak only English, while 3.81% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.99% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in The Villages is White, with 4.56% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in The Villages is Multiple, with 9.36% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.83%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in The Villages
94.99% of The Villages residents were born in the United States, with 1.91% having been born in Florida. 1.27% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.