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

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

Population
19,571
Unemployment
6.7%
Poverty
9.8%
Median Home
$325,800
Median Income
$61,395
Median Rent
$1,029

Punta Gorda SnackAbility

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

Punta Gorda, FL Crime Report

296
Total Crimes
1,446.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-41.58%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Punta Gorda
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 296 1,446.9 2,524.1 2,476.7
Violent Crime 18 88.0 378.4 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 5.2 5.0
Robbery 4 19.6 75.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 14 68.4 258.3 250.2
Property Crime 278 1,358.9 2,145.7 2,109.9
Burglary 11 53.8 295.2 340.5
Larceny 260 1,270.9 1,668.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 7 34.2 181.8 219.9

Punta Gorda, FL Cost Of Living

117
Punta Gorda's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Punta Gorda Florida National Average
Overall 117 99 100
Services 109 99 100
Groceries 111 105 100
Health 108 100 100
Housing 141 96 100
Transportation 108 98 100
Utilities 97 102 100

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Rankings for Punta Gorda in Florida

Map Of Punta Gorda, FL

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4

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Population over time in Punta Gorda

Year Population % Change
2019 19,571 2.3%
2018 19,123 2.5%
2017 18,656 5.3%
2016 17,721 2.5%
2015 17,288 1.8%
2014 16,984 1.1%
2013 16,796 0.7%
2012 16,685 0.2%
2011 16,652 0.5%
2010 16,570 -

Race / Ethnicity in Punta Gorda

White
90.0% (17,615)
African American
2.7% (522)
American Indian
0.4% (79)
Asian
0.6% (112)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (21)
Two Or More
0.6% (108)
Hispanic
5.7% (1,114)
Race Punta Gorda FL USA
White 90.0% 53.9% 60.7%
African American 2.7% 15.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 2.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.6% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.7% 25.6% 18.0%

Gender in Punta Gorda

Female
53.5% (10,462)
Male
46.5% (9,109)
Gender Punta Gorda FL USA
Female 53.5% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 46.5% 48.9% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
1.0% (195)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (782)
High School / GED
25.0% (4,892)
Some College
24.0% (4,697)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (1,565)
Bachelor's Degree
25.0% (4,892)
Master's Degree
10.0% (1,957)
Professional Degree
2.0% (391)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (195)
Education Punta Gorda FL USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 25.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 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
4.1% (79,909)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.4% (85,158)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.5% (166,234)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.2% (199,287)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.1% (296,111)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.3% (319,443)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.7% (267,336)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.8% (288,918)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.7% (91,186)
$200,000 or more
8.4% (163,512)
Income Punta Gorda FL USA
Less than $10,000 4.1% 6.5% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.4% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.5% 9.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.2% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.1% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.3% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.7% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.8% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.7% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 8.4% 6.0% 7.7%

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