Statewide Claims to Fame

Tallahassee is 6th in Florida out of 453 other cities in Households

Tallahassee is 6th in Florida out of 453 other cities in Size in square miles

Tallahassee is 7th in Florida out of 215 other cities in Current population (2012)

Tallahassee is 7th in Florida out of 453 other cities in Housing units

Tallahassee is 8th in Florida out of 344 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Tallahassee is 11th in Florida out of 385 other cities in Retail sales

Tallahassee is 14th in Florida out of 376 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Tallahassee Rank Florida US
Current population (2012) 186,971 7th 19,317,568 313,914,040
Size in square miles 100.2 6th 53,624.8 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,809.3 273rd 350.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Tallahassee Rank Florida US
Residents younger than 5 5.5% 246th 5.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 17.2% 354th 20.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 8.1% 416th 18.2% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Tallahassee Rank Florida US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 91.6% 125th 85.5% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 46.5% 34th 26.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Tallahassee Rank Florida US
Race - White 57.4% 391st 78.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 35.0% 48th 16.6% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 380th 0.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 3.7% 80th 2.7% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 157th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.3% 256th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 6.3% 342nd 23.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 53.3% 301st 57.0% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Tallahassee Rank Florida US
Female residents 52.9% 81st 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 8.0% 328th 19.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Tallahassee Rank Florida US
Housing units 84,248 7th 9,026,965 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 43.7% 85th 29.9% 25.9%
Households 73,558 6th 7,140,096 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 42.6% 439th 69.0% 66.1%
Home median value $191,400 197th $188,600 $186,200
People per household 2.2 360th 2.6 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Tallahassee Rank Florida US
Income per capita $24,195 240th $26,733 $27,915
Income per household $38,972 333rd $47,827 $52,762
Income below poverty line 29.4% 33rd 14.7% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Tallahassee Rank Florida US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 15,796 14th 2,009,589 27,092,908
Retail sales $2,927,829 11th $262,341,127 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $17,186 101st $14,353 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $514,494 8th $41,922,059 $613,795,732

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