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Tallahassee GENERAL POPULATION

Total Population in Tallahassee, FL
At the time of the most recent United States Census Survey, the number of people in Tallahassee, FL was 150,624.

Tallahassee Male Population
At the time of the last full census survey, the number of men in Tallahassee was 71,137, which represents 47.2 percent of the total for the community (The national average is 49.10%).

Male Population, Married in Tallahassee, FL
There are an estimated 22,969 married men in the town. 38.5 percent of men over 15 years old in Tallahassee are married, compared to the national average of 56.70%.

Female Population
The estimated female population in Tallahassee is 79,487 which is 52.8 of the total population (Compared to the national average of 50.90%).

Female Population, Married in Tallahassee, Florida
There are an estimated 22,703 married women in the community. 32.9 percent of females over the age of 15 are married, compared to the national average of 52.10%.


AGE

Median Age in Tallahassee, FL
The median age of people living in Tallahassee, FL was 26.3 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 Tallahassee was 7,763. There were 124,431 people above the age of 18, which represents 82.6 percent of the entire population (compared to the national average of 74.30% ). 8.2 percent of the population (12,419) in the community was 65 years and over, compared to 12.40% nationally.


RACE

One Race Percent in Tallahassee, FL
At the time of the last census survey, the number of people of one race in Tallahassee, FL was 148,108.

White Population in Tallahassee, FL
The estimated White population in the Tallahassee community is 91,007, which is 60.4 percent of the total population (The U.S. average is 75.10%).

Black Population in Tallahassee, Florida
The estimated Black/African American population is 51,569, which is 34.2 percent of the total population in town (The U.S. average is 12.30%).

American Indian and Alaska Native Population in Tallahassee, FL
In 2000, the number of American Indians or Alaska Natives in Tallahassee, FL was 376.

Asian Population in Tallahassee, Florida
At the last survey, the total Asian population in the community was 3,617.

Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander Population in Tallahassee, FL
The number of Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islanders living in Tallahassee was an estimated 82.

Other/Multiple Races
The number of residents identified as “some other race” was 1,457, while those of “two or more races” was 2,516 at the time of the last census.

Hispanic Population
The Hispanic population in the Tallahassee community was 6,309, or 4.2 percent of the total population (compared to the national average of 12.50% percent).


HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS

Household Population in Tallahassee, FL
The household population number in Tallahassee was 137,467.

Group Quarters Population in Tallahassee, FL
Group Quarters population in the community was 13,157.

Average Household Size in Tallahassee, FL
The average household size in Tallahassee is 2.17 (The average household size in the United States is 2.59).

Average Family Size
The average family size in the community is 2.86 (The average family size in the United States is 3.14).


HOUSING

Total Housing Units in Tallahassee, FL
At the time of the last census survey, there were 68,417 total housing units in Tallahassee.

The number of occupied housing units was 63,217, or 92.4 of the total units in town. Of these, 27,665 were owner-occupied (43.8), and 35,552 were renter-occupied (56.2, compared to the national average of 33.80%). There were also 5,200 vacant homes in Tallahassee at the time of the last complete survey.

Median Home Values in Tallahassee, Florida
The total number of single family, owner occupied homes in the community was 24,691, with a median value in dollars of 102,500.

Monthly Owner Costs in Tallahassee, FL
For homes with a mortgage, average monthly owner costs were $990 (national average was $1,088). For homes without a mortgage in Tallahassee, average costs per month were $329 (national average was $295).


EDUCATION

High School Graduate or higher
At the time of the last survey, 71,754 people in the community had a high school degree, or 89.9 of the population (compared to the national average of 80.40%).

Bachelor's Degree or Higher in Tallahassee, Florida
35,901 people in Tallahassee also had a Bachelor’s degree or higher, which represented 45 of the total population (National average was 24.40%).


MISCELLANEOUS

Civilian Veterans in Tallahassee, FL
The number of Civilian Veterans in Tallahassee was 11,418, or 9.2 percent of the total population (National average is 12.70%).

Disability Status in Tallahassee, FL
In 2000, there were 18,220 people in Tallahassee, FL listed as disabled.

Foreign Born in Tallahassee, FL
At the time of the last complete survey, there were 12,326 people in Tallahassee who spoke a language other than English at home. This represented 8.6 of the total population, compared to the national average of 17.90%.


LABOR STATISTICS

Percentage In Labor Force in Tallahassee, Florida
There were 85,232 in the labor force in Tallahassee at the time of the last complete survey. This represented 67 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 Tallahassee was 18.7 minutes, compared to the national average of 25.5 minutes.

Median Household Income in Tallahassee, FL
The median household income in the community at the time of the last survey was $30,571. The median household income in the U.S. was $41,994.

Median Family Income in Tallahassee, FL
In the last complete census survey, the median family income in the community was $49,359. Median family income in the U.S. was 50,046.

Per Capita Income in Tallahassee, Florida
Per capita income in Tallahassee in the last full census was 18,981. 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 Tallahassee numbered 3,732, or 12.6 percent of the population. The percentage of families in America living below the poverty line was 9.20%.

Individuals below the poverty level in Tallahassee, FL
Individuals living below the poverty line in the community was 33,978, or 24.7 percent . The percentage of individuals living beneath the poverty level in the country was 12.40%.


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