Living in Sarasota, FL

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

Sarasota, Florida Info Snack

Population
56,919
Unemployment
4.0%
Poverty
15.7%
Median Home
$268,400
Median Income
$53,669
Median Rent
$1,134

Sarasota SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
9.5
Education
8
Commute
8.5

Sarasota, FL Crime Report

2,176
Total Crimes
3,721.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
50.26%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Sarasota
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,176 3,721.6 2,524.1 2,476.7
Violent Crime 319 545.6 378.4 366.7
Murder 4 6.8 5.2 5.0
Robbery 66 112.9 75.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 221 378.0 258.3 250.2
Property Crime 1,857 3,176.0 2,145.7 2,109.9
Burglary 264 451.5 295.2 340.5
Larceny 1,462 2,500.4 1,668.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 131 224.0 181.8 219.9

Sarasota, FL Cost Of Living

108
Sarasota's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Sarasota Florida National Average
Overall 108 99 100
Services 114 99 100
Groceries 120 105 100
Health 117 100 100
Housing 102 96 100
Transportation 92 98 100
Utilities 106 102 100

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Map Of Sarasota, FL

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Population over time in Sarasota

Year Population % Change
2019 56,919 1.5%
2018 56,102 1.8%
2017 55,103 1.2%
2016 54,425 1.6%
2015 53,583 1.1%
2014 52,986 0.8%
2013 52,588 0.2%
2012 52,501 -0.1%
2011 52,572 -0.6%
2010 52,877 -

Race / Ethnicity in Sarasota

White
65.7% (37,417)
African American
13.6% (7,736)
American Indian
0.2% (119)
Asian
1.7% (946)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.7% (952)
Hispanic
17.1% (9,749)
Race Sarasota FL USA
White 65.7% 53.9% 60.7%
African American 13.6% 15.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.7% 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 17.1% 25.6% 18.0%

Gender in Sarasota

Female
51.3% (29,182)
Male
48.7% (27,737)
Gender Sarasota FL USA
Female 51.3% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sarasota for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (2,276)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (3,984)
High School / GED
26.0% (14,798)
Some College
21.0% (11,952)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (3,415)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (11,952)
Master's Degree
9.0% (5,122)
Professional Degree
4.0% (2,276)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (1,138)
Education Sarasota FL USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Sarasota, Florida

Less than $10,000
6.3% (355,991)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.2% (297,784)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.7% (609,073)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.8% (669,142)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.0% (739,222)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.3% (1,041,664)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.1% (575,778)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.6% (718,501)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.6% (261,929)
$200,000 or more
7.4% (422,812)
Income Sarasota FL USA
Less than $10,000 6.3% 6.5% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.2% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.7% 9.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.8% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.0% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.3% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.1% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.6% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.6% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 7.4% 6.0% 7.7%

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