Statewide Claims to Fame

Homestead is 5th in Florida out of 453 other cities in Residents younger than 5

Homestead is 17th in Florida out of 453 other cities in Residents younger than 18

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Homestead Rank Florida US
Current population (2012) 63,190 37th 19,317,568 313,914,040
Size in square miles 15.1 125th 53,624.8 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 3,996.8 114th 350.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Homestead Rank Florida US
Residents younger than 5 10.5% 5th 5.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 31.2% 17th 20.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 6.5% 439th 18.2% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Homestead Rank Florida US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 70.3% 419th 85.5% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 18.4% 292nd 26.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Homestead Rank Florida US
Race - White 66.9% 345th 78.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 20.4% 102nd 16.6% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 178th 0.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.2% 301st 2.7% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 75th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.8% 42nd 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 62.9% 38th 23.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 16.0% 403rd 57.0% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Homestead Rank Florida US
Female residents 49.6% 405th 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 36.5% 60th 19.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Homestead Rank Florida US
Housing units 23,419 66th 9,026,965 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 37.0% 118th 29.9% 25.9%
Households 17,977 68th 7,140,096 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 42.8% 438th 69.0% 66.1%
Home median value $169,600 249th $188,600 $186,200
People per household 3.2 55th 2.6 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Homestead Rank Florida US
Income per capita $16,899 388th $26,733 $27,915
Income per household $38,724 339th $47,827 $52,762
Income below poverty line 29.3% 34th 14.7% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Homestead Rank Florida US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 6,340 60th 2,009,589 27,092,908
Retail sales $512,737 98th $262,341,127 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $8,954 161st $14,353 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $65,635 100th $41,922,059 $613,795,732

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