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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Pensacola is 53,678. Pensacola, Florida is the 742nd largest city in the US.
Pensacola is located entirely in Escambia County.
The peak population of Pensacola was in 1990, when its population was 59,268. In 1990, Pensacola was the 416th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 742nd largest city in the US. Pensacola is currently 9.4% smaller than it was in 1990.
Pensacola has shrunk 4.3% since the year 2000. Pensacola, Florida's growth is extremely below average. 92% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Pensacola has a population density of 2,303.5 people per square mile.
|736||Texas City, Texas||54,247||29.9%|
|739||Rocky Mount, North Carolina||53,957||-8.2%|
|741||Diamond Bar, California||53,857||-4.4%|
|743||Huntington Park, California||53,644||-12.6%|
|744||West Sacramento, California||53,637||67.3%|
|746||Spring Hill, Tennessee||53,339||546.4%|
The total voting age population of Pensacola, Florida, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 39,264. The voting age population is 46.4% male and 53.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.3% of the residents of Pensacola are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Pensacola are 63.6% White, 28.6% Black, 5.2% Two or more races, 1.5% Asian, 0.8% Other, 0.2% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 5.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Pensacola, 17.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 28.4%. On a per-household basis, 10.9% of families are below the poverty line in Pensacola.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.2% of Pensacola residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.7% of Pensacola residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 37.2% have a bachelor's degree and 15.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Pensacola residents aged 5 and older, 4.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.9% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Pensacola is 5.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Pensacola, 13.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Pensacola is $50,493.
In Pensacola, 59.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 40.4% of housing units in Pensacola.
Of all the housing units in Pensacola, 12.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Pensacola, 9.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,300 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Pensacola is $954.
In Pensacola, 82.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.