Port Charlotte, FL Demographic Data

Port Charlotte, FL Summary

Port Charlotte is located in Charlotte County in Florida
  • Population: 54,790
  • Area: 32.31 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 28.43 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 3.88 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 1,695.81 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 3.61 ft
  • Time Zone: Eastern Standard Time (GMT -5)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Port Charlotte, FL Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
29,532
52%
50.8
Male
26,902
48%
49.2
Total Population
56,434
 
321,419,000

Port Charlotte, FL Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
1,959
3.5% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
2,428
4.3% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
2,809
5.0% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
2,780
4.9% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
3,008
5.3% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
4,721
8.4% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
5,334
9.5% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
8,067
14.3% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
4,196
7.4% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
4,715
8.4% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
8,754
15.5% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
4,817
8.5% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
2,846
5.0% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
47,476
84.1%
77.1
Female
25,108
52.9%
51.4
Male
22,368
47.1%
48.6
21 Years and over
45,863
81.3%
72.9
62 Years and over
19,124
33.9%
18.3
65 Years and over
16,417
29.1%
14.9
Female
9,252
56.4%
55.9
Male
7,165
43.6%
44.1
Median Age (years)
52
NR
NR

Port Charlotte, FL Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
55,159
97.7% 
96.9
White
48,216
85.4% 
73.1
Black or African American
5,071
9.0% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
95
0.2% 
0.8
Asian
1,244
2.2% 
5.4
Asian Indian
292
0.5% 
1.2
Chinese
128
0.2% 
1.3
Filipino
655
1.2% 
0.9
Japanese
27
0.0% 
0.2
Korean
7
0.0% 
0.5
Vietnamese
64
0.1% 
0.5
Other Asian
71
0.1% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
0
0.0% 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
0
0.0% 
0.0
Samoan
0
0.0% 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.1
Some Other Race
533
0.9% 
4.8
Two or More Races
1,275
2.3% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
5,031
8.9% 
17.6
Mexican
847
1.5% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
1,541
2.7% 
1.7
Cuban
825
1.5% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
1,818
3.2% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
51,403
91.1% 
82.4

Port Charlotte, FL Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
1,661
3.8% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
3,954
9.1% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
15,503
35.7% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
11,039
25.4% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
3,413
7.9% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
4,807
11.1% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
3,073
7.1% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
5,615
12.9%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
37,835
87.2%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
7,880
18.2%
30.6

Port Charlotte, FL Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
11,226
22.8%
33.5%
Now Married
24,367
49.5%
47.5
Divorced
7,255
14.7%
11.0%
Separated
739
1.5%
2.1
Widowed
5,651
11.5
5.8%

Port Charlotte, FL Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
47,217
86.7%
78.5%
Languages other than english
7,258
13.3%
21.5%
Spanish
3,735
6.9%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
2,410
4.4%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
1,014
1.9%
3.5%
Other Languages
99
0.2%
1.0%

Port Charlotte, FL Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
1,769
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
1,599
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
3,684
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
3,473
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
3,937
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
4,379
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
2,028
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
1,989
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
319
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
309
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
38,896
 
55,775
Per capita income
22,886
 
29,979

Port Charlotte, FL Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
69
0.3%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
2,894
12.8%
9.8
Construction
1,749
7.7%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
5,352
23.7%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
910
4.0%
6.5
Information
249
1.1%
2.1
Manufacturing
753
3.3%
10.3
Other services except public administration
1,383
6.1%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
2,274
10.1%
11.3
Public administration
1,005
4.4%
4.6
Retail trade
4,644
20.5%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
797
3.5%
5.1
Wholesale trade
544
2.4%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
2,520
11.1%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
5,839
25.8%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
1,716
7.6%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
6,500
28.7%
23.6%
Service occupations
6,048
26.7%
18.0%

Port Charlotte, FL Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
22,106
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
17,189
77.8%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
2,676
12.1%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
33
0.1%
5.2
Walked
188
0.9%
2.8
Other means
1,023
4.6%
1.8
Worked at home
997
4.5%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
22.0
 
26.0

Port Charlotte, FL Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
1,709
7.3%
8.9
1 vehicles
10,526
44.8%
33.5
2 vehicles
8,755
37.3%
37.2
3 or more
2,496
10.6%
20.3

Port Charlotte, FL Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
23,486
79.2%
87.7
Owner Occupied
17,814
75.8%
63.0
Renter Occupied
5,672
24.2%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
6,157
20.8%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
2
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
11
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
2.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0

Port Charlotte, FL Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
29,643
1 room
341
1.2%
2.3
2 rooms
327
1.1%
2.5
3 rooms
1,790
6.0%
9.0
4 rooms
6,452
21.8%
16.6
5 rooms
8,968
30.3%
20.0
6 rooms
6,190
20.9%
17.9
7 rooms
2,983
10.1%
12.1
8 rooms
1,352
4.6%
8.5
9 rooms or more
1,240
4.2%
11.1
Median Rooms
5
 

Port Charlotte, FL Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
29,643
 
 
1-unit, detached
25,104
84.7%
61.4
1-unit, attached
673
2.3%
5.8
2-units
276
0.9%
3.7
3 or 4 units
308
1.0%
4.5
5 to 9 units
538
1.8%
4.8
10 to 19 units
715
2.4%
4.6
20 or more units
1,712
5.8%
8.8
Mobile home
267
0.9%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
50
0.2%
0.1

Port Charlotte, FL Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
73
0.2%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
76
0.3%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
1,216
4.1%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
3,697
12.5%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
6,668
22.5%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
10,187
34.4%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
4,049
13.7%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
3,639
12.3%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
38
0.1%
2.5%
2014 or later
0
0.0%
0.5%

Port Charlotte, FL Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
410
1.7%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
156
0.7%
4.7
Electricity
22,342
95.1%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
0
0.0%
5.1
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
63
0.3%
2.0
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
24
0.1%
0.5
No fuel used
491
2.1%
1.2

Port Charlotte, FL Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
10,202
 
47140700.0
$2,500 to $2,999
192
1.9%
6.8%
$3,000 or more
195
1.9%
9.9%
Less than $500
328
3.2%
1.5%
$2,000 to $2,499
686
6.7%
11.8%
$1,500 to 1,999
1,574
15.4%
20.3%
$1,000 to 1,499
3,139
30.8%
29.2%
$500 to $999
4,088
40.1%
20.5%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
3,041
30.0%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
1,289
12.7%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
1,018
10.1%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
989
9.8%
7.3%
35.0% or more
3,787
37.4%
22.3%
Not Computed
78
NR
NR

Port Charlotte, FL Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
5,104 
 
41,410,200 
$2,500 to $2,999
25
0.5%
1.7%
$3,000 or more
64
1.3%
1.5%
$2,000 to $2,499
104
2.0%
4.1%
$1,500 to $1,999
264
5.2%
11.0%
Less than $500
274
5.4%
11.0%
$1,000 to $1,499
1,433
28.1%
27.9%
$500 to $999
2,940
57.6%
42.7%
No Cash Rent
568
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
910
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
542
10.7%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
353
7.0%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
510
10.1%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
540
10.7%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
348
6.9%
9.2%
35.0% or more
2,752
54.5%
41.4%
Not Computed
627
NR
NR

Port Charlotte, FL Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
17,814
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
1,665
9.3%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
5,741
32.2%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
4,454
25.0%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
3,001
16.8%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
1,884
10.6%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
780
4.4%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
174
1.0%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
115
0.6%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
114,900
 
194,500
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