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Boca Raton GENERAL POPULATION

Total Population in Boca Raton, FL
At the time of the most recent United States Census Survey, the number of people in Boca Raton, FL was 74,764.

Boca Raton Male Population
At the time of the last full census survey, the number of men in Boca Raton was 36,445, which represents 48.7 percent of the total for the community (The national average is 49.10%).

Male Population, Married in Boca Raton, FL
There are an estimated 18,717 married men in the town. 60.9 percent of men over 15 years old in Boca Raton are married, compared to the national average of 56.70%.

Female Population
The estimated female population in Boca Raton is 38,319 which is 51.3 of the total population (Compared to the national average of 50.90%).

Female Population, Married in Boca Raton, Florida
There are an estimated 19,004 married women in the community. 57.5 percent of females over the age of 15 are married, compared to the national average of 52.10%.


AGE

Median Age in Boca Raton, FL
The median age of people living in Boca Raton, FL was 42.9 at the time of the last full census survey. (The United States average at the time was 35.3)

At that time, the number of people under the age of 5 living in Boca Raton was 3,523. There were 60,629 people above the age of 18, which represents 81.1 percent of the entire population (compared to the national average of 74.30% ). 19.8 percent of the population (14,830) in the community was 65 years and over, compared to 12.40% nationally.


RACE

One Race Percent in Boca Raton, FL
At the time of the last census survey, the number of people of one race in Boca Raton, FL was 73,343.

White Population in Boca Raton, FL
The estimated White population in the Boca Raton community is 67,851, which is 90.8 percent of the total population (The U.S. average is 75.10%).

Black Population in Boca Raton, Florida
The estimated Black/African American population is 2,810, which is 3.8 percent of the total population in town (The U.S. average is 12.30%).

American Indian and Alaska Native Population in Boca Raton, FL
In 2000, the number of American Indians or Alaska Natives in Boca Raton, FL was 123.

Asian Population in Boca Raton, Florida
At the last survey, the total Asian population in the community was 1,489.

Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander Population in Boca Raton, FL
The number of Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islanders living in Boca Raton was an estimated 29.

Other/Multiple Races
The number of residents identified as “some other race” was 1,041, while those of “two or more races” was 1,421 at the time of the last census.

Hispanic Population
The Hispanic population in the Boca Raton community was 6,359, or 8.5 percent of the total population (compared to the national average of 12.50% percent).


HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS

Household Population in Boca Raton, FL
The household population number in Boca Raton was 71,958.

Group Quarters Population in Boca Raton, FL
Group Quarters population in the community was 2,806.

Average Household Size in Boca Raton, FL
The average household size in Boca Raton is 2.26 (The average household size in the United States is 2.59).

Average Family Size
The average family size in the community is 2.81 (The average family size in the United States is 3.14).


HOUSING

Total Housing Units in Boca Raton, FL
At the time of the last census survey, there were 37,547 total housing units in Boca Raton.

The number of occupied housing units was 31,848, or 84.8 of the total units in town. Of these, 24,068 were owner-occupied (75.6), and 7,780 were renter-occupied (24.4, compared to the national average of 33.80%). There were also 5,699 vacant homes in Boca Raton at the time of the last complete survey.

Median Home Values in Boca Raton, Florida
The total number of single family, owner occupied homes in the community was 16,720, with a median value in dollars of 230,200.

Monthly Owner Costs in Boca Raton, FL
For homes with a mortgage, average monthly owner costs were $1,708 (national average was $1,088). For homes without a mortgage in Boca Raton, average costs per month were $633 (national average was $295).


EDUCATION

High School Graduate or higher
At the time of the last survey, 50,705 people in the community had a high school degree, or 92 of the population (compared to the national average of 80.40%).

Bachelor's Degree or Higher in Boca Raton, Florida
24,362 people in Boca Raton also had a Bachelor’s degree or higher, which represented 44.2 of the total population (National average was 24.40%).


MISCELLANEOUS

Civilian Veterans in Boca Raton, FL
The number of Civilian Veterans in Boca Raton was 8,439, or 13.7 percent of the total population (National average is 12.70%).

Disability Status in Boca Raton, FL
In 2000, there were 12,126 people in Boca Raton, FL listed as disabled.

Foreign Born in Boca Raton, FL
At the time of the last complete survey, there were 15,004 people in Boca Raton who spoke a language other than English at home. This represented 20.8 of the total population, compared to the national average of 17.90%.


LABOR STATISTICS

Percentage In Labor Force in Boca Raton, Florida
There were 37,246 in the labor force in Boca Raton at the time of the last complete survey. This represented 59.1 of the total population, compared to the national average of 63.90%. Mean Travel Time to Work in minutes
From the most recent complete survey, the average commute time to work for local residents in Boca Raton was 20.7 minutes, compared to the national average of 25.5 minutes.

Median Household Income in Boca Raton, FL
The median household income in the community at the time of the last survey was $60,248. The median household income in the U.S. was $41,994.

Median Family Income in Boca Raton, FL
In the last complete census survey, the median family income in the community was $77,861. Median family income in the U.S. was 50,046.

Per Capita Income in Boca Raton, Florida
Per capita income in Boca Raton in the last full census was 45,628. Per capita income in the U.S. was 21,587.

Families below poverty level
According to the most recent survey,families living below the poverty line in Boca Raton numbered 839, or 4.1 percent of the population. The percentage of families in America living below the poverty line was 9.20%.

Individuals below the poverty level in Boca Raton, FL
Individuals living below the poverty line in the community was 4,886, or 6.7 percent . The percentage of individuals living beneath the poverty level in the country was 12.40%.


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