|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Starke is 5,822. Starke, Florida is the 4,412th largest city in the US.
Starke is located entirely in Bradford County.
The current population of Starke (5,822) is it's peak population.
Starke has grown 3.4% since the 2000. Starke, Florida's growth is about average. 56% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Starke has a population density of 755.5 people per square mile.
|4436||Bay Harbor Islands||5,761||12.1%|
|4484||Fort Myers Beach||5,636||-14.0%|
|4406||McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania||5,832||-12.3%|
|4410||Peoria Heights, Illinois||5,827||-11.7%|
|4416||Du Quoin, Illinois||5,811||-10.0%|
The total voting age population of Starke, Florida, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 4,201. The voting age population is 46.9% male and 53.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 22.9% of the residents of Starke are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Starke are 64.5% White, 34.0% Black, 0.7% Two or more races, 0.6% Asian and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 6.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Starke, 32.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 54.8%. On a per-household basis, 24.7% of families are below the poverty line in Starke.
Among those aged 16 and older, 48.3% of Starke residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 78.8% of Starke residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 10.4% have a bachelor's degree and 3.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Starke residents aged 5 and older, 3.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Starke is 8.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Starke, 21.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Starke is $32,177.
In Starke, 50.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 49.8% of housing units in Starke.
Of all the housing units in Starke, 6.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Starke, 14.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 370 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Starke is $863.
In Starke, 72.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.