Wright, Florida Population 2020

22,991
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Wright is a city located in Florida. Wright has a 2020 population of 22,991. Wright is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -0.59% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 23,127 in 2010. Wright reached it's highest population of 25,384 in 2014.

The average household income in Wright is $60,702 with a poverty rate of 14.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,035 per month, and the median house value is $164,400. The median age in Wright is 35.4 years, 32.2 years for males, and 39.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.1 males.

Wright Demographics

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

  • White: 66.00%
  • Black or African American: 17.72%
  • Other race: 8.42%
  • Two or more races: 4.27%
  • Asian: 3.53%
  • Native American: 0.05%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Wright, Florida is 22,991, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 22,991.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 23,127.

Wright, Florida Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White15,17566.00%
Black or African American4,07517.72%
Some Other Race1,9368.42%
Two or More Races9824.27%
Asian8123.53%
American Indian and Alaska Native110.05%
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Wright Population Pyramid 2020

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Wright Median Age

35.4


Total

32.2


Male

39.2


Female

Wright Adults

There are 18,718 adults, (3,233 of whom are seniors) in Wright.

Wright Age Dependency

48.5

Age Dependency Ratio

20.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Wright Sex Ratio

Female

11,435

49.74%

Male

11,556

50.26%

Wright Households and Families

Wright Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wright Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married57.6%42.4%
All43.5%56.5%
Male42%58%
Non Family36%64%
Female27.2%72.8%

43.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,1682.2343.5
Non Family4,7591.336
Married3,8832.8757.6
Female1,1403.4227.2
Male3863.8242

2.96

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Wright Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6804.10%
9th to 12th Grade1,0886.56%
High School Graduate4,45326.86%
Some College4,35226.25%
Associates Degree1,68510.17%
Bachelors Degree2,96417.88%
Graduate Degree1,3548.17%
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Wright Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,90710,3183,004
Black2,8272,349602
Hispanic1,8911,289366
Other Race1,220661148
Asian667583245
Multiple Races423395226
Native American1111

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 multiple races people with a rate of 53.43%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,037$38,740$25,064
Less Than High School$14,191$15,278$12,803
High School Grad$24,405$31,888$20,918
Some College$34,200$46,393$27,829
Bachelors Degree$41,105$53,194$35,179
Graduate Degree$62,903$63,306$61,538

$32,037

Average Earnings

$38,740

Average Male

$25,064

Average Female

Wright Language

Wright Language by Age

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Wright Language

83.38% of Wright residents speak only English, while 16.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.94% of the population.

Wright Poverty

Wright Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,1721,44410.19%
Black3,9421,28032.47%
Hispanic3,04147115.49%
Other1,93626613.74%
Asian81216320.07%
Multiple942293.08%

14.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.77%

Male Poverty Rate

16.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wright

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wright is Black, with 32.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wright is Multiple, with 3.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.31%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.38%
High School16.85%
Some College10.40%
Bachelors or Greater5.22%
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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed55.48%
Female Unemployed24.56%
Female Employed9.96%
Male Employed8.02%

Wright Income

Wright Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,204$60,702
Families$60,625$70,914
Married Families$74,186-
Non Families$37,313$47,866
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Wright Marital Status

Wright Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.4%

Male Marriage Rate

44.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Wright Married by Age and Sex

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Wright 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.

Wright Marital Status by Race

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Wright Veterans

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4,360

Number of Veterans

3,650

Male Veterans

710

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1,911
First Gulf War1,499
Vietnam1,192
Korea282
World War II107
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Age Group Veterans
35 to 541,260
18 to 341,113
55 to 64851
65 to 74629
75+507
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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,34527.79%
Black79927.08%
Hispanic20410.18%
Other14611.28%
Asian314.26%
2 or More284.73%
Indian11100.00%

Wright Veterans by Education

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7.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wright Employment Status

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65.5%

Labor Force Participation

57.3%

Employment Rate

4%

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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27.46%

Born in Florida

88.28%

Native Born

11.72%

Foreign Born

6.49%

Non Citizen

5.22%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.28% of Wright residents were born in the United States, with 27.46% having been born in Florida. 6.49% 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
202022,9910.00%
201922,9910.00%
201822,991-357-1.53%
201723,348-34-0.15%
201623,382-1,480-5.95%
201524,862-522-2.06%
201425,3844921.98%
201324,892-350-1.39%
201225,242-96-0.38%
201125,3382,2119.56%
201023,1270.00%