|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Tavares is 19,526. Tavares, Florida is the 1,904th largest city in the US.
Tavares is located entirely in Lake County.
The current population of Tavares (19,526) is it's peak population.
Tavares has grown 90.4% since the 2000. Tavares, Florida is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 87% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Tavares has a population density of 1,468.2 people per square mile.
|1729||Sunny Isles Beach||22,064||44.1%|
|1809||Fort Walton Beach||20,879||4.3%|
|1900||South El Monte, California||19,590||-7.4%|
|1901||Knightdale, North Carolina||19,576||210.1%|
|1902||Kinston, North Carolina||19,546||-17.9%|
|1905||Lexington, North Carolina||19,516||-2.0%|
|1907||North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina||19,485||72.1%|
|1909||Evergreen Park, Illinois||19,471||-6.3%|
|1910||Harrisburg, North Carolina||19,463||314.4%|
The total voting age population of Tavares, Florida, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 13,426. The voting age population is 45.6% male and 54.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 33.0% of the residents of Tavares are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Tavares are 79.7% White, 13.4% Black, 2.5% Two or more races, 2.4% Other, 1.8% Asian and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 12.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Tavares, 11.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 16.8%. On a per-household basis, 8.5% of families are below the poverty line in Tavares.
Among those aged 16 and older, 43.6% of Tavares residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.0% of Tavares residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 20.6% have a bachelor's degree and 8.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Tavares residents aged 5 and older, 12.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 9.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Tavares is 9.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Tavares, 16.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Tavares is $45,319.
In Tavares, 69.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 30.9% of housing units in Tavares.
Of all the housing units in Tavares, 1.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Tavares, 35.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 3,100 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Tavares is $1,018.
In Tavares, 80.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.