|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Sanford is 60,681. Sanford, Florida is the 637th largest city in the US.
Sanford is located entirely in Seminole County.
The peak population of Sanford was in 2020, when its population was 60,760. In 2020, Sanford was the 636th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 637th largest city in the US. Sanford is currently 0.1% smaller than it was in 2020.
Sanford has grown 54.8% since the 2000. Sanford, Florida is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 83% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Sanford has a population density of 2,333.4 people per square mile.
|655||Palm Beach Gardens||59,449||63.7%|
|631||Chapel Hill, North Carolina||61,128||27.2%|
|634||San Rafael, California||60,769||8.2%|
|635||Pico Rivera, California||60,764||-4.3%|
|636||La Mesa, California||60,721||10.7%|
|641||Great Falls, Montana||60,403||5.7%|
The total voting age population of Sanford, Florida, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 41,138. The voting age population is 47.9% male and 52.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.8% of the residents of Sanford are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Sanford are 56.1% White, 29.4% Black, 6.3% Other, 4.1% Asian, 3.8% Two or more races and 0.3% American Indian. Additionally, 26.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Sanford, 19.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 29.9%. On a per-household basis, 16.8% of families are below the poverty line in Sanford.
Among those aged 16 and older, 64.6% of Sanford residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 89.7% of Sanford residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 23.0% have a bachelor's degree and 5.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Sanford residents aged 5 and older, 28.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 22.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Sanford is 7.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Sanford, 11.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Sanford is $47,217.
In Sanford, 50.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 50.0% of housing units in Sanford.
Of all the housing units in Sanford, 6.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Sanford, 30.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 7,600 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Sanford is $1,110.
In Sanford, 82.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.