Palatka, FL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Palatka, Florida Info Snack

Population
10,363
Unemployment
10.4%
Poverty
35.7%
Median Home
$75,200
Median Income
$26,881
Median Rent
$714

Palatka SnackAbility

1
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
4
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
8.5

Palatka, FL Crime Report

552
Total Crimes
5,282.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
113.28%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Palatka
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 552 5,282.3 2,524.1 2,476.7
Violent Crime 53 507.2 378.4 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 5.2 5.0
Robbery 11 105.3 75.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 41 392.3 258.3 250.2
Property Crime 499 4,775.1 2,145.7 2,109.9
Burglary 71 679.4 295.2 340.5
Larceny 408 3,904.3 1,668.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 20 191.4 181.8 219.9

Palatka, FL Cost Of Living

83
Palatka's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Palatka Florida National Average
Overall 83 99 100
Services 93 99 100
Groceries 108 105 100
Health 92 100 100
Housing 47 96 100
Transportation 85 98 100
Utilities 115 102 100

Palatka, FL Photos

A Palmetto Glade Near Palatkac Florida
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An Orange Grove Near Palatkac Florida
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Hiawatha At The Landingc Palatkac Fl
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Rankings for Palatka in Florida

Map Of Palatka, FL

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Population over time in Palatka

Year Population % Change
2019 10,363 0.4%
2018 10,320 0.3%
2017 10,291 -1.1%
2016 10,407 -0.1%
2015 10,414 -0.5%
2014 10,464 -0.6%
2013 10,532 -0.4%
2012 10,572 -0.4%
2011 10,616 -0.5%
2010 10,664 -

Race / Ethnicity in Palatka

White
47.2% (4,894)
African American
41.5% (4,299)
American Indian
0.9% (90)
Asian
1.0% (102)
Hawaiian
0.0% (5)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.7% (173)
Hispanic
7.7% (800)
Race Palatka FL USA
White 47.2% 53.9% 60.7%
African American 41.5% 15.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.9% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.0% 2.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 7.7% 25.6% 18.0%

Gender in Palatka

Female
51.4% (5,322)
Male
48.6% (5,041)
Gender Palatka FL USA
Female 51.4% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 48.6% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Palatka for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (414)
9-12th Grade
14.0% (1,450)
High School / GED
40.0% (4,145)
Some College
24.0% (2,487)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (725)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (829)
Master's Degree
2.0% (207)
Professional Degree
1.0% (103)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Palatka FL USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 14.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 40.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 8.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Palatka, Florida

Less than $10,000
12.5% (130,004)
$10,000 to $14,999
14.4% (148,932)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.7% (183,550)
$25,000 to $34,999
19.8% (205,217)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.9% (113,069)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.1% (146,441)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.3% (54,542)
$100,000 to $149,999
3.1% (31,629)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.6% (16,188)
$200,000 or more
0.6% (6,724)
Income Palatka FL USA
Less than $10,000 12.5% 6.5% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 14.4% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.7% 9.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 19.8% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.9% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.1% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.3% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 3.1% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.6% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.6% 6.0% 7.7%

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