Punta Gorda, FL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Punta Gorda, Florida Info Snack

Population
20,044
Unemployment
7.4%
Poverty
9.6%
Median Home
$342,200
Median Income
$61,868
Median Rent
$1,152

Punta Gorda SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
5
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
7

Punta Gorda, FL Crime Report

286
Total Crimes
1,377.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-41.29%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Punta Gorda
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 286 1,377.3 2,153.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 14 67.4 383.6 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 5.9 6.5
Robbery 2 9.6 62.2 73.9
Aggravated Assault 12 57.8 280.1 279.7
Property Crime 272 1,309.8 1,769.4 1,958.2
Burglary 14 67.4 240.6 314.2
Larceny 241 1,160.6 1,352.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 17 81.9 176.1 246.0

Punta Gorda, FL Cost Of Living

115
Punta Gorda's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Punta Gorda Florida National Average
Overall 115 98 100
Services 106 99 100
Groceries 101 107 100
Health 105 98 100
Housing 142 96 100
Transportation 113 102 100
Utilities 100 106 100

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Rankings for Punta Gorda in Florida

Map Of Punta Gorda, FL

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Population over time in Punta Gorda

Year Population % Change
2020 20,044 4.8%
2019 19,123 2.5%
2018 18,656 5.3%
2017 17,721 2.5%
2016 17,288 1.8%
2015 16,984 1.1%
2014 16,796 0.7%
2013 16,685 0.2%
2012 16,652 0.5%
2011 16,570 -

Race / Ethnicity in Punta Gorda

White
90.1% (18,065)
African American
2.3% (464)
American Indian
0.3% (55)
Asian
0.8% (158)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (43)
Two Or More
1.1% (229)
Hispanic
5.1% (1,030)
Race Punta Gorda FL USA
White 90.1% 53.4% 60.1%
African American 2.3% 15.2% 12.2%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 0.8% 2.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.4% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.1% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 5.1% 25.8% 18.2%

Gender in Punta Gorda

Female
54.1% (10,850)
Male
45.9% (9,194)
Gender Punta Gorda FL USA
Female 54.1% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 45.9% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Punta Gorda for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (200)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (801)
High School / GED
23.0% (4,610)
Some College
24.0% (4,810)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (2,004)
Bachelor's Degree
24.0% (4,810)
Master's Degree
11.0% (2,204)
Professional Degree
2.0% (400)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (200)
Education Punta Gorda FL USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 24.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Punta Gorda, Florida

Less than $10,000
5.1% (102,679)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.7% (75,011)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.9% (158,015)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.0% (181,174)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.9% (298,610)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.1% (342,264)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.2% (263,974)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.0% (301,069)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.0% (99,605)
$200,000 or more
9.1% (181,994)
Income Punta Gorda FL USA
Less than $10,000 5.1% 6.2% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.7% 4.2% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.9% 9.3% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.0% 9.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.9% 13.8% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.1% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.2% 12.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.0% 13.7% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.0% 5.6% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 9.1% 6.4% 8.3%

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