Living in Port St. Lucie, FL

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Port St. Lucie, Florida Info Snack

Population
189,396
Unemployment
4.7%
Poverty
9.0%
Median Home
$207,200
Median Income
$60,587
Median Rent
$1,417

Port St. Lucie SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
5

Port St. Lucie, FL Crime Report

1,989
Total Crimes
997.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-59.73%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Port St. Lucie
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,989 997.3 2,524.1 2,476.7
Violent Crime 293 146.9 378.4 366.7
Murder 7 3.5 5.2 5.0
Robbery 47 23.6 75.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 196 98.3 258.3 250.2
Property Crime 1,696 850.4 2,145.7 2,109.9
Burglary 177 88.8 295.2 340.5
Larceny 1,438 721.0 1,668.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 81 40.6 181.8 219.9

Port St. Lucie, FL Cost Of Living

102
Port St. Lucie's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Port St. Lucie Florida National Average
Overall 102 99 100
Services 104 99 100
Groceries 104 105 100
Health 110 100 100
Housing 94 96 100
Transportation 100 98 100
Utilities 115 102 100

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Map Of Port St. Lucie, FL

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Population over time in Port St. Lucie

Year Population % Change
2019 189,396 3.1%
2018 183,762 2.8%
2017 178,778 1.8%
2016 175,652 2.1%
2015 172,054 1.7%
2014 169,260 1.6%
2013 166,641 1.8%
2012 163,748 2.4%
2011 159,962 3.2%
2010 155,004 -

Race / Ethnicity in Port St. Lucie

White
56.9% (107,746)
African American
17.2% (32,652)
American Indian
0.3% (549)
Asian
2.5% (4,682)
Hawaiian
0.0% (22)
Other
0.3% (554)
Two Or More
2.2% (4,120)
Hispanic
20.6% (39,071)
Race Port St. Lucie FL USA
White 56.9% 53.9% 60.7%
African American 17.2% 15.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.5% 2.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.2% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 20.6% 25.6% 18.0%

Gender in Port St. Lucie

Female
51.2% (97,022)
Male
48.8% (92,373)
Gender Port St. Lucie FL USA
Female 51.2% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 48.8% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Port St. Lucie for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (9,469)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (13,257)
High School / GED
33.0% (62,500)
Some College
23.0% (43,561)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (18,939)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (28,409)
Master's Degree
6.0% (11,363)
Professional Degree
1.0% (1,893)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Port St. Lucie FL USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Port St. Lucie, Florida

Less than $10,000
4.4% (831,118)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.1% (583,092)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.3% (1,563,550)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.5% (1,989,735)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.7% (2,595,534)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.3% (4,227,495)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.3% (3,079,067)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.1% (2,476,470)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.5% (847,129)
$200,000 or more
3.9% (746,405)
Income Port St. Lucie FL USA
Less than $10,000 4.4% 6.5% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.1% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.3% 9.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.5% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.7% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.3% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.3% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.1% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.5% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.9% 6.0% 7.7%

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