Statewide Claims to Fame

Palatka is 7th in Florida out of 453 other cities in Income below poverty line

Palatka is 19th in Florida out of 206 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Palatka is 19th in Florida out of 453 other cities in Female residents

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Palatka Rank Florida US
Current population (2012) 10,472 160th 19,317,568 313,914,040
Size in square miles 8.6 207th 53,624.8 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,235.3 344th 350.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Palatka Rank Florida US
Residents younger than 5 9.0% 25th 5.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 28.2% 51st 20.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 15.8% 222nd 18.2% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Palatka Rank Florida US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 79.3% 360th 85.5% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 13.8% 366th 26.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Palatka Rank Florida US
Race - White 46.3% 417th 78.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 49.8% 28th 16.6% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 301st 0.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.6% 398th 2.7% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 362nd 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.6% 375th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 4.6% 394th 23.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 43.8% 342nd 57.0% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Palatka Rank Florida US
Female residents 54.3% 19th 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 1.5% 452nd 19.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Palatka Rank Florida US
Housing units 4,533 324th 9,026,965 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 38.9% 106th 29.9% 25.9%
Households 4,128 295th 7,140,096 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 44.2% 435th 69.0% 66.1%
Home median value $110,300 402nd $188,600 $186,200
People per household 2.4 267th 2.6 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Palatka Rank Florida US
Income per capita $14,070 429th $26,733 $27,915
Income per household $20,116 453rd $47,827 $52,762
Income below poverty line 37.6% 7th 14.7% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Palatka Rank Florida US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,376 233rd 2,009,589 27,092,908
Retail sales $447,042 114th $262,341,127 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $41,616 19th $14,353 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $31,613 162nd $41,922,059 $613,795,732

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