|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Crystal River is 3,402. Crystal River, Florida is the 5,881st largest city in the US.
The peak population of Crystal River was in 1990, when its population was 4,148. In 1990, Crystal River was the 4,606th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,881st largest city in the US. Crystal River is currently 18.0% smaller than it was in 1990.
Crystal River has shrunk 2.9% since the year 2000. Crystal River, Florida's growth is below average. 74% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5737||Port St. Joe||3,585||-2.5%|
|5761||Lake Clarke Shores||3,550||2.9%|
|5878||Johnson Creek, Wisconsin||3,406||104.6%|
|5879||Peralta, New Mexico||3,406||-3.6%|
|5881||Crystal River, Florida||3,402||-2.9%|
|5883||Germantown Hills, Illinois||3,401||48.6%|
The total voting age population of Crystal River, Florida, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,692. The voting age population is 44.7% male and 55.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 37.0% of the residents of Crystal River are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Crystal River are 86.9% White, 8.7% Black, 2.8% Two or more races, 1.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.5% Asian. Additionally, 1.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Crystal River, 28.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 35.2%. On a per-household basis, 14.5% of families are below the poverty line in Crystal River.
Among those aged 16 and older, 40.3% of Crystal River residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 93.2% of Crystal River residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 22.1% have a bachelor's degree and 11.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Crystal River residents aged 5 and older, 1.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Crystal River is 11.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Crystal River, 6.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Crystal River is $24,225.
In Crystal River, 63.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 36.1% of housing units in Crystal River.
Of all the housing units in Crystal River, 0.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Crystal River, 17.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 380 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Crystal River is $691.
In Crystal River, 84.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.