Statewide Claims to Fame

Key West is 10th in Florida out of 344 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Key West is 15th in Florida out of 453 other cities in Home median value

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Key West Rank Florida US
Current population (2012) 25,057 93rd 19,317,568 313,914,040
Size in square miles 5.6 270th 53,624.8 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 4,411.8 92nd 350.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Key West Rank Florida US
Residents younger than 5 4.9% 310th 5.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 14.5% 400th 20.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 12.8% 295th 18.2% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Key West Rank Florida US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 89.0% 196th 85.5% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 28.1% 173rd 26.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Key West Rank Florida US
Race - White 83.8% 203rd 78.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 9.7% 212th 16.6% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 191st 0.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.6% 237th 2.7% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% 37th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.1% 292nd 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 21.2% 154th 23.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 66.1% 225th 57.0% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Key West Rank Florida US
Female residents 44.6% 448th 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 18.6% 145th 19.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Key West Rank Florida US
Housing units 14,107 110th 9,026,965 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 41.5% 100th 29.9% 25.9%
Households 9,191 142nd 7,140,096 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 46.1% 430th 69.0% 66.1%
Home median value $494,200 15th $188,600 $186,200
People per household 2.5 225th 2.6 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Key West Rank Florida US
Income per capita $32,431 103rd $26,733 $27,915
Income per household $51,385 173rd $47,827 $52,762
Income below poverty line 12.6% 231st 14.7% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Key West Rank Florida US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 5,020 77th 2,009,589 27,092,908
Retail sales $563,566 87th $262,341,127 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $24,825 55th $14,353 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $396,405 10th $41,922,059 $613,795,732

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