Latest Data (2017)
Population 10,389
Nationwide Rank 2979

Quick Facts

Palatka, Florida is the 2,979th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Palatka, Florida is a city.

Palatka, Florida is currently 4.7% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Palatka, Florida's growth is about average. 50% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Palatka, Florida Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2969 Union City, Tennessee 10,420 -4.3%
2970 Richmond Heights, Ohio 10,417 -4.7%
2971 Covington, Louisiana 10,416 20.9%
2972 Manville, New Jersey 10,414 1.4%
2973 Cape Canaveral, Florida 10,413 17.7%
2974 Cambridge, Ohio 10,411 -9.7%
2975 Avon Park, Florida 10,408 22.5%
2976 Kennett, Missouri 10,399 -7.4%
2977 Bastrop, Louisiana 10,395 -20.1%
2978 Oregon, Wisconsin 10,390 37.4%
2979 Palatka, Florida 10,389 2.7%
2980 West Haverstraw, New York 10,388 0.7%
2981 Picayune, Mississippi 10,382 -1.5%
2982 Forest Acres, South Carolina 10,380 -0.4%
2983 Big Rapids, Michigan 10,378 -4.2%
2984 Alpine, Utah 10,371 42.2%
2985 Anderson, California 10,370 14.4%
2986 Vienna, West Virginia 10,370 -3.8%
2987 Massena, New York 10,368 -7.2%
2988 Arden Hills, Minnesota 10,362 7.2%
2989 Waterloo, Illinois 10,355 26.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Florida

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1840 Punta Gorda 19,761 36.1%
1849 Belle Glade 19,666 14.7%
1851 Pinecrest 19,651 3.1%
1859 Bartow 19,597 24.5%
1937 Seminole 18,576 -0.4%
1941 Cocoa 18,532 8.4%
1991 Marco Island 17,904 19.7%
1997 Safety Harbor 17,844 2.7%
2024 Maitland 17,554 20.9%
2070 Vero Beach 16,919 -4.2%
2077 Tavares 16,865 64.5%
2111 Stuart 16,543 12.8%
2117 Opa-locka 16,479 10.2%
2118 Lake Mary 16,474 42.0%
2148 New Port Richey 16,256 1.4%
2163 Lake Wales 16,066 44.3%
2180 Auburndale 15,973 34.2%
2248 Lady Lake 15,317 27.0%
2251 Niceville 15,249 28.8%
2252 Zephyrhills 15,247 34.5%
2261 West Park 15,153 6.5%
2263 Callaway 15,144 5.7%
2268 Longwood 15,061 8.7%
2308 Oldsmar 14,617 18.3%
2334 Miami Springs 14,424 5.4%
2348 St. Augustine 14,243 21.0%
2392 Mount Dora 13,916 37.4%
2415 Destin 13,765 22.7%
2434 Palmetto 13,661 5.8%
2443 Atlantic Beach 13,608 1.8%
2462 Groveland 13,474 347.0%
2494 Key Biscayne 13,182 25.6%
2515 North Palm Beach 13,057 7.8%
2535 South Daytona 12,936 -5.0%
2559 Wilton Manors 12,773 0.5%
2565 Panama City Beach 12,757 64.9%
2627 Gulfport 12,371 -2.6%
2638 Fernandina Beach 12,292 14.7%
2639 South Miami 12,281 14.8%
2650 Holly Hill 12,218 0.0%
2659 Lake City 12,163 16.8%
2660 Florida City 12,155 55.2%
2716 Lantana 11,824 25.5%
2733 Cocoa Beach 11,733 -6.1%
2739 Orange City 11,697 47.2%
2769 Minneola 11,529 104.5%
2818 Lighthouse Point 11,242 4.1%
2852 Satellite Beach 11,056 -5.4%
2909 Sebring 10,696 7.9%
2921 Miami Shores 10,649 -0.2%
2973 Cape Canaveral 10,413 17.7%
2975 Avon Park 10,408 22.5%
2979 Palatka 10,389 2.7%
3063 Milton 9,986 32.4%
3064 Alachua 9,982 50.3%
3139 St. Pete Beach 9,647 -2.9%
3172 Springfield 9,437 5.9%
3301 Marathon 8,877 -13.2%
3339 Palm Beach 8,751 -9.5%
3358 Orange Park 8,705 -4.1%
3370 Lake Park 8,645 -0.7%
3388 Indian Harbour Beach 8,566 4.8%
3467 North Bay Village 8,317 23.7%
3513 Fruitland Park 8,181 147.0%
3534 Brooksville 8,147 7.6%
3548 West Miami 8,120 38.4%
3569 Arcadia 8,025 21.9%
3588 Green Cove Springs 7,966 47.0%
3592 Southwest Ranches 7,958 11.3%
3671 Clewiston 7,720 19.2%
3730 Quincy 7,542 7.7%
3785 Sanibel 7,363 21.3%
3810 Inverness 7,304 7.3%
3816 Marianna 7,293 16.9%
3817 Longboat Key 7,292 -4.0%
3820 Neptune Beach 7,280 0.4%
3864 Dade City 7,134 11.6%
3885 Fort Myers Beach 7,077 7.9%
3905 St. Augustine Beach 6,998 47.0%
3906 Belle Isle 6,996 16.2%
3924 Treasure Island 6,938 -7.0%
3925 Perry 6,937 1.5%
3937 Live Oak 6,896 5.9%
3958 Wildwood 6,831 -23.1%
4045 Pembroke Park 6,602 36.7%
4062 Islamorada, Village of Islands 6,544 -4.2%
4063 Lauderdale-by-the-Sea 6,544 11.7%
4071 Gulf Breeze 6,528 14.9%
4078 Macclenny 6,518 43.2%
4109 DeFuniak Springs 6,442
4176 Pahokee 6,236 1.4%
4208 Fort Meade 6,115 7.5%
4219 Tequesta 6,094 15.1%
4249 High Springs 6,033 45.7%
4258 Bay Harbor Islands 6,006 16.9%
4286 Newberry 5,942 63.7%
4287 Lake Alfred 5,941 45.4%
4333 Surfside 5,841 19.2%
4375 Okeechobee 5,725 6.5%
4378 Fellsmere 5,723 46.7%
4422 Mascotte 5,616 95.4%
4527 Starke 5,370 -4.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 10,389 2,979
2016 10,452 2,958
2015 10,390 2,961
2014 10,387 2,949
2013 10,482 2,915
2012 10,472 2,904
2011 10,543 2,881
2010 10,558 2,853
2009 10,677 2,796
2008 10,732 2,775
2007 10,742 2,760
2006 10,741 2,733
2005 10,710 2,713
2004 10,679 2,698
2003 10,409 2,733
2002 10,362 2,720
2001 10,076 2,750
2000 10,112 2,729
1990 10,901 2,303