Wesley Chapel, Florida Population 2020

55,046

Wesley Chapel is a city located in Florida. Wesley Chapel has a 2020 population of 55,046. Wesley Chapel is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 24.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 44,092 in 2010. Wesley Chapel reached it's highest population of 55,046 in 2018.

The average household income in Wesley Chapel is $96,703 with a poverty rate of 6.41%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,425 per month, and the median house value is $215,000. The median age in Wesley Chapel is 36.9 years, 35.8 years for males, and 38.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.8 males.

Wesley Chapel Demographics

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

  • White: 76.57%
  • Black or African American: 10.71%
  • Asian: 5.89%
  • Two or more races: 4.41%
  • Other race: 1.78%
  • Native American: 0.37%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.27%
The current population of Wesley Chapel, Florida is 55,046, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 55,046.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 44,092.

Wesley Chapel, Florida Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White42,14976.57%
Black or African American5,89710.71%
Asian3,2425.89%
Two or More Races2,4274.41%
Some Other Race9781.78%
American Indian and Alaska Native2050.37%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1480.27%

Wesley Chapel Population Pyramid 2020

Wesley Chapel Median Age

36.9


Total

35.8


Male

38.1


Female

Wesley Chapel Adults

There are 40,032 adults, (6,162 of whom are seniors) in Wesley Chapel.

Wesley Chapel Age Dependency

62.5

Age Dependency Ratio

18.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Wesley Chapel Sex Ratio

Female

28,251

51.32%

Male

26,795

48.68%

Wesley Chapel Households and Families

Wesley Chapel Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wesley Chapel Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80%20%
All73.6%26.4%
Non Family70.1%29.9%
Male57.5%42.5%
Female56.9%43.1%

73.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,5392.9773.6
Married10,8723.580
Non Family4,3771.3470.1
Female2,3263.3856.9
Male9643.3257.5

3.4

Average Family Size

2.97

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wesley Chapel Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8972.49%
9th to 12th Grade1,2963.60%
High School Graduate7,38520.50%
Some College7,69121.35%
Associates Degree3,97511.04%
Bachelors Degree9,47026.29%
Graduate Degree5,30614.73%

Wesley Chapel Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White21,46920,5098,663
Hispanic7,7697,1432,552
Black3,7833,6442,000
Asian2,3461,9111,317
Multiple Races803763354
Other Race668613189
Islander13012064
Native American10010047

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 56.14%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$46,530$53,208$40,157
Less Than High School$23,882$25,881$22,412
High School Grad$35,531$41,654$29,611
Some College$39,465$46,232$31,762
Bachelors Degree$55,793$68,640$47,755
Graduate Degree$68,559$78,075$57,301

$46,530

Average Earnings

$53,208

Average Male

$40,157

Average Female

Wesley Chapel Language

Wesley Chapel Language by Age

Wesley Chapel Language

78.20% of Wesley Chapel residents speak only English, while 21.80% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.54% of the population.

Wesley Chapel Poverty

Wesley Chapel Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White31,7601,8765.91%
Hispanic12,1738216.74%
Black5,82668011.67%
Multiple2,4271014.16%
Asian3,242832.56%

6.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.57%

Male Poverty Rate

7.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wesley Chapel

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wesley Chapel is Black, with 11.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wesley Chapel is Asian, with 2.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.91%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.48%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School10.62%
High School6.76%
Some College6.35%
Bachelors or Greater3.97%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed25.19%
Male Unemployed13.10%
Female Employed2.93%
Male Employed2.66%

Wesley Chapel Income

Wesley Chapel Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$79,836$96,703
Families$85,730$103,897
Married Families$96,518-
Non Families$55,794$66,390

Wesley Chapel Marital Status

Wesley Chapel Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.7%

Male Marriage Rate

52.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Wesley Chapel Married by Age and Sex

Wesley Chapel 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.

Wesley Chapel Marital Status by Race

Wesley Chapel Veterans

3,849

Number of Veterans

3,286

Male Veterans

563

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War1,516
Second Gulf War1,132
Vietnam814
Korea250
World War II77
Name Veterans % of Total
White3,0709.84%
Hispanic5105.67%
Black49211.55%
Asian1064.33%
2 or More898.57%
Other769.66%
Indian1616.00%

$Wesley Chapel Veterans by Education

2.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wesley Chapel Employment Status

69.4%

Labor Force Participation

66%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Wesley Chapel 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

30.74%

Born in Florida

85.46%

Native Born

14.54%

Foreign Born

5.32%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

85.46% of Wesley Chapel residents were born in the United States, with 30.74% having been born in Florida. 5.32% 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
202055,0460.00%
201955,0460.00%
201855,0461,6323.06%
201753,4142,1854.27%
201651,2291,4943.00%
201549,7352,8005.97%
201446,9351,9534.34%
201344,9821,4233.27%
201243,5592,1315.14%
201141,428-2,664-6.04%
201044,0920.00%