|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Alachua is 10,712. Alachua, Florida is the 2,981st largest city in the US.
Alachua is located entirely in Alachua County.
The current population of Alachua (10,712) is it's peak population.
Alachua has grown 61.3% since the 2000. Alachua, Florida is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 82% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Alachua has a population density of 260.7 people per square mile.
|3198||Green Cove Springs||9,784||80.5%|
|2976||Corning, New York||10,738||-0.7%|
|2977||Pingree Grove, Illinois||10,725||5635.2%|
|2980||Bel Air, Maryland||10,715||9.0%|
|2985||Pine Hill, New Jersey||10,699||-1.5%|
The total voting age population of Alachua, Florida, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 6,801. The voting age population is 43.9% male and 56.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.3% of the residents of Alachua are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Alachua are 66.7% White, 29.7% Black, 1.5% Two or more races, 1.3% Asian, 0.4% American Indian and 0.4% Other. Additionally, 8.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Alachua, 15.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 14.6%. On a per-household basis, 13.3% of families are below the poverty line in Alachua.
Among those aged 16 and older, 65.1% of Alachua residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.5% of Alachua residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 38.3% have a bachelor's degree and 14.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Alachua residents aged 5 and older, 10.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 4.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 4.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Alachua is 6.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Alachua, 22.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Alachua is $63,318.
In Alachua, 72.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 27.1% of housing units in Alachua.
Of all the housing units in Alachua, 1.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Alachua, 39.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,600 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Alachua is $1,064.
In Alachua, 87.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.