Indian River County, Florida Population 2020

Indian River County, Florida's estimated population is 163,611 with a growth rate of 1.93% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Indian River County, Florida is the 31st largest county in Florida.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2020163,6113,0991.93%
2019160,5123,0991.97%
2018157,4133,0992.01%
2017154,3143,0662.03%
2016151,2483,7702.56%
2015147,4783,0092.08%
2014144,4692,5561.80%
2013141,9131,4281.02%
2012140,4851,3851.00%
2011139,1008280.60%
2010138,27248,06453.28%
199090,20830,31250.61%
198059,89623,90466.41%
197035,99210,68342.21%
196025,30913,437113.18%
195011,8722,91532.54%
19408,9572,23333.21%
19306,7240.00%

Indian River County, Florida Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White130,14786.20%
Black or African American13,6179.02%
Two or More Races2,9051.92%
Asian1,9491.29%
Some Other Race1,8971.26%
American Indian and Alaska Native4110.27%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander580.04%

Indian River County, Florida Population Pyramid 2020

Indian River County, Florida Median Age

52.9


Total

51.3


Male

54


Female

Indian River County, Florida Adults

There are 125,595 adults, (47,735 of whom are seniors) in Indian River County, Florida.

Indian River County, Florida Age Dependency

93.9

Age Dependency Ratio

61.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Indian River County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

78,694

52.12%

Male

72,290

47.88%

Indian River County, Florida Households and Families

Indian River County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Indian River County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.5%13.5%
All78.1%21.9%
Non Family71.3%28.7%
Female62.2%37.8%
Male54.2%45.8%

78.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All57,4032.678.1
Married29,9743.0386.5
Non Family21,6481.2871.3
Female4,1775.3262.2
Male1,6045.3654.2

3.31

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Indian River County, Florida Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,6554.03%
9th to 12th Grade8,3797.25%
High School Graduate34,39329.74%
Some College23,93620.70%
Associates Degree11,4979.94%
Bachelors Degree19,99317.29%
Graduate Degree12,78811.06%

Indian River County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White94,01786,93128,695
Hispanic11,0137,2161,943
Black8,3496,3581,207
Asian1,3641,087600
Other Race1,318699337
Multiple Races1,051986319
Native American31620960
Islander99

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 43.99%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,186$33,801$26,872
Less Than High School$23,460$26,489$16,182
High School Grad$25,796$29,606$22,065
Some College$28,499$33,444$25,519
Bachelors Degree$40,584$54,184$35,334
Graduate Degree$66,466$79,401$52,202

$30,186

Average Earnings

$33,801

Average Male

$26,872

Average Female

Indian River County, Florida Language

Indian River County, Florida Language by Age

Indian River County, Florida Language

86.59% of Indian River County, Florida residents speak only English, while 13.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.33% of the population.

Indian River County, Florida Poverty

Indian River County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White113,36810,4489.22%
Hispanic18,3623,82720.84%
Black13,0813,36825.75%
Other1,8901,02053.97%
Asian1,87231416.77%
Multiple2,9021806.20%
Native4026115.17%

12.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.85%

Male Poverty Rate

13.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Indian River County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Indian River County, Florida is Other, with 53.97% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Indian River County, Florida is Multiple, with 6.20% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.90%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.96%
High School12.13%
Some College9.33%
Bachelors or Greater5.13%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.40%
Male Unemployed23.45%
Male Employed5.08%
Female Employed5.00%

Indian River County, Florida Income

Indian River County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,336$84,405
Families$67,305$103,943
Married Families$74,988$113,870
Non Families$30,919$51,042

Indian River County, Florida Marital Status

Indian River County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.7%

Male Marriage Rate

46.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Indian River County, Florida Married by Age and Sex

Indian River County, Florida Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Indian River County, Florida Marital Status by Race

Indian River County, Florida Veterans

15,309

Number of Veterans

14,556

Male Veterans

753

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam5,588
Korea2,586
World War II1,804
First Gulf War1,440
Second Gulf War1,111
Age Group Veterans
75+6,770
65 to 744,310
55 to 641,914
35 to 541,777
18 to 34538
Name Veterans % of Total
White14,59413.18%
Black5025.07%
Hispanic3963.10%
Other886.27%
2 or More664.42%
Indian4915.51%
Asian100.62%

$Indian River County, Florida Veterans by Education

6.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Indian River County, Florida Employment Status

47.8%

Labor Force Participation

44.4%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Indian River County, Florida 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

32.92%

Born in Florida

89.99%

Native Born

10.01%

Foreign Born

4.78%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

89.99% of Indian River County, Florida residents were born in the United States, with 32.92% having been born in Florida. 4.78% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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