Wahneta, Florida Population 2020

5,484

Wahneta is a city located in Florida. Wahneta has a 2020 population of 5,484. Wahneta is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 7.72% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,091 in 2010. Wahneta reached it's highest population of 5,484 in 2018.

The average household income in Wahneta is $44,085 with a poverty rate of 34.79%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $763 per month, and the median house value is $66,700. The median age in Wahneta is 30.2 years, 29.7 years for males, and 30.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.6 males.

Wahneta Demographics

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

  • White: 92.71%
  • Black or African American: 3.17%
  • Two or more races: 2.15%
  • Other race: 1.97%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Wahneta, Florida is 5,484, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,484.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,091.

Wahneta, Florida Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,08492.71%
Black or African American1743.17%
Two or More Races1182.15%
Some Other Race1081.97%

Wahneta Population Pyramid 2020

Wahneta Median Age

30.2


Total

29.7


Male

30.5


Female

Wahneta Adults

There are 3,500 adults, (501 of whom are seniors) in Wahneta.

Wahneta Age Dependency

82.9

Age Dependency Ratio

16.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

66.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Wahneta Sex Ratio

Female

2,789

50.86%

Male

2,695

49.14%

Wahneta Households and Families

Wahneta Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wahneta Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.3%23.7%
Male75.6%24.4%
Non Family64.9%35.1%
All64%36%
Female34.8%65.2%

64.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3274.1364
Married5114.3176.3
Female3194.9434.8
Non Family2591.3464.9
Male2385.775.6

4.44

Average Family Size

4.13

Average Household Size

20%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wahneta Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade96232.05%
9th to 12th Grade66722.22%
High School Graduate96932.28%
Some College2919.69%
Associates Degree501.67%
Bachelors Degree571.90%
Graduate Degree60.20%

Wahneta Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic1,98575746
White1,01761617
Other Race8737
Black6414

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 60.57%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 2.32%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,084$26,145$20,783
Less Than High School$20,918$25,960$11,417
High School Grad$23,592$24,177$21,399
Some College$26,808$60,313$26,384
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$24,084

Average Earnings

$26,145

Average Male

$20,783

Average Female

Wahneta Language

Wahneta Language by Age

Wahneta Language

37.41% of Wahneta residents speak only English, while 62.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 62.59% of the population.

Wahneta Poverty

Wahneta Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic3,8051,39636.69%
White1,50737524.88%
Black149149100.00%
Multiple118118100.00%

34.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.98%

Male Poverty Rate

42.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wahneta

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wahneta is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wahneta is White, with 24.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 13.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.01%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.48%
Some College23.17%
High School10.63%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.06%
Female Employed22.68%
Male Employed10.62%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Wahneta Income

Wahneta Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,817$44,085
Families$32,857$42,013
Married Families$40,360-
Non Families$17,391$36,863

Wahneta Marital Status

Wahneta Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.1%

Male Marriage Rate

42.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Wahneta Married by Age and Sex

Wahneta Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Wahneta Marital Status by Race

Wahneta Veterans

80

Number of Veterans

80

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam32
First Gulf War13
Second Gulf War9
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7424
55 to 6423
35 to 5413
75+11
18 to 349
Name Veterans % of Total
White651.94%
Hispanic230.99%
Other1515.96%

$Wahneta Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wahneta Employment Status

54.9%

Labor Force Participation

53.8%

Employment Rate

2%

Unemployment Rate

Wahneta 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

48.03%

Born in Florida

73.65%

Native Born

26.35%

Foreign Born

25.73%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

73.65% of Wahneta residents were born in the United States, with 48.03% having been born in Florida. 25.73% 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
20205,4840.00%
20195,4840.00%
20185,4844007.87%
20175,0843848.17%
20164,700-672-12.51%
20155,3723727.44%
20145,0002996.36%
20134,701-109-2.27%
20124,810470.99%
20114,763-328-6.44%
20105,0910.00%