|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Palmetto is 13,480. Palmetto, Florida is the 2,537th largest city in the US.
Palmetto is located entirely in Manatee County.
The current population of Palmetto (13,480) is it's peak population.
Palmetto has grown 4.4% since the 2000. Palmetto, Florida's growth is below average. 63% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Palmetto has a population density of 2,347.5 people per square mile.
|2591||North Palm Beach||13,103||8.2%|
|2534||Miami Springs, Florida||13,497||-1.3%|
|2535||Chino Valley, Arizona||13,492||63.4%|
|2536||Weddington, North Carolina||13,488||99.1%|
|2538||King City, California||13,443||20.6%|
|2542||Port Neches, Texas||13,416||-1.1%|
|2543||Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan||13,410||-6.2%|
The total voting age population of Palmetto, Florida, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 8,982. The voting age population is 48.1% male and 51.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 24.9% of the residents of Palmetto are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Palmetto are 81.3% White, 14.3% Black, 1.7% Two or more races, 1.6% Other, 1.0% Asian and 0.2% American Indian. Additionally, 27.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Palmetto, 24.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 45.0%. On a per-household basis, 14.7% of families are below the poverty line in Palmetto.
Among those aged 16 and older, 53.0% of Palmetto residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 80.8% of Palmetto residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 20.6% have a bachelor's degree and 8.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Palmetto residents aged 5 and older, 26.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 23.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.7% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Palmetto is 9.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Palmetto, 5.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Palmetto is $48,301.
In Palmetto, 66.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 33.4% of housing units in Palmetto.
Of all the housing units in Palmetto, 3.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Palmetto, 23.7% 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 Palmetto is $938.
In Palmetto, 72.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.