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Total population: 22,463 (All urban)

Key West,FL index of house prices


Houses: 13,307 (11,017 occupied: 5,024 owner occupied, 5,993 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

54%
State:

53%

Housing density: 2238 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $228,762.


Median contract rent in 2009: $1,132 (lower quartile is $741, upper quartile is $1,666)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $1,495


Median gross rent in Key West, FL in 2009: $1,279


Housing units in Key West with a mortgage: 2,116 (296 second mortgage, 222 home equity loan, 15 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,294


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $76,723


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $51,802


Median monthly housing costs: $1,386





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Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $488,410 (it was $252,700 in 2000)
Key West:

$488,410
Florida:

$182,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $307,366 - $768,737

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $819,882
Here:

$819,882
State:

$275,879

Townhouses or other attached units: $1,286,200
Here:

$1,286,200
State:

$195,815

In 2-unit structures: $1,051,089
Here:

$1,051,089
State:

$200,248

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $2,141,524
Here:

$2,141,524
State:

$172,083

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $1,052,460
Here:

$1,052,460
State:

$221,364

Mobile homes: $78,393
Here:

$78,393
State:

$43,568

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $10,559
Here:

$10,559
State:

$47,032

Household type by relationship:

Households: 24,586
  • In family households: 16,572 (3,884 male householders, 1,679 female householders)
    4,302 spouses, 4,769 children (4,371 natural, 143 adopted, 255 stepchildren), 451 grandchildren, 226 brothers or sisters, 168 parents, 397 other relatives, 696 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 8,014 (3,346 male householders (2,036 living alone)), 2,110 female householders (1,424 living alone)), 2,558 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 894 (548 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 2,639 2-persons, 1,316 3-persons, 973 4-persons, 419 5-persons, 149 6-persons, 67 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,460 1-person, 1,576 2-persons, 349 3-persons, 30 4-persons, 39 5-persons, 2 7-or-more-persons.

2,689 married couples with children.
956 single-parent households (213 men, 743 women).

75.2% of residents of Key West speak English at home.
17.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (61% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
6.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (61% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (56% speak English very well, 34% speak English well, 11% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 4,014 (15.8%)
(37.4% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.0
State:

5.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.5
State:

3.8

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Key West, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 36
  • 2 rooms: 202
  • 3 rooms: 465
  • 4 rooms: 1,241
  • 5 rooms: 1,250
  • 6 rooms: 772
  • 7 rooms: 564
  • 8 rooms: 226
  • 9 or more rooms: 268
  • 1 room: 460
  • 2 rooms: 1,071
  • 3 rooms: 1,400
  • 4 rooms: 1,472
  • 5 rooms: 951
  • 6 rooms: 446
  • 7 rooms: 107
  • 8 rooms: 38
  • 9 or more rooms: 48
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Key West, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 61
  • 1 bedroom: 443
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,330
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,703
  • 4 bedrooms: 378
  • 5+ bedrooms: 109
  • no bedroom: 559
  • 1 bedroom: 2,034
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,200
  • 3 bedrooms: 972
  • 4 bedrooms: 176
  • 5+ bedrooms: 52
Cars and other vehicles available in Key West, Florida in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 383
  • 1 vehicle: 2,272
  • 2 vehicles: 1,916
  • 3 vehicles: 350
  • 4 vehicles: 91
  • 5+ vehicles: 12
  • no vehicle: 1,355
  • 1 vehicle: 2,832
  • 2 vehicles: 1,508
  • 3 vehicles: 229
  • 4 vehicles: 34
  • 5+ vehicles: 35

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 194
  • 2000 to 2004: 870
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,931
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,427
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,962
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,698
  • 1950 to 1959: 2,139
  • 1940 to 1949: 954
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,999

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Key West, FL house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Key West, FL:

  • Less than $10,000: 0
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 0
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 1
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 6
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 7
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 13
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 17
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 70
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 52
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 80
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 45
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 18
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 15
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 13
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 26
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 43
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 78
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 130
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 240
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 739
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 659
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 1184
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 495
  • $1,000,000 or more: 500
 


Key West rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Key West:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 10
  • $150 to $199: 0
  • $200 to $249: 67
  • $250 to $299: 91
  • $300 to $349: 139
  • $350 to $399: 90
  • $400 to $449: 20
  • $450 to $499: 67
  • $500 to $549: 30
  • $550 to $599: 106
  • $600 to $649: 26
  • $650 to $699: 84
  • $700 to $749: 97
  • $750 to $799: 126
  • $800 to $899: 224
  • $900 to $999: 376
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 565
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 637
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 930
  • $2,000 or more: 699
  • No cash rent: 366
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 1,191
  • 1990 to 1994: 729
  • 1985 to 1989: 446
  • 1980 to 1984: 663
  • 1975 to 1979: 137
  • 1970 to 1974: 133
  • 1970 to 1974: 249
  • 1965 to 1969: 466


Key West, FL Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 98.8%
Number of people working at home: 839 (5.7% of all workers)


Key West commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 1186
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 3091
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 4631
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 2762
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1112
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 164
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 391
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 63
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 73
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 112
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 125
  • 90 or more minutes: 62
 


Key West mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 8,148 (56%)
  • Carpooled: 1,594 (11%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 63 (0%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 26 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 6 (0%)
  • Taxi: 80 (1%)
  • Motorcycle: 575 (4%)
  • Bicycle: 1,856 (13%)
  • Walked: 1,166 (8%)
  • Other means: 258 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 839 (6%)
 


Key West, FL household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 984
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 510
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 641
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 676
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 702
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 780
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 697
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 757
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 482
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 1131
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 1183
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 1134
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 480
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 276
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 271
  • $200,000 or more: 315
 

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 6155
 English: 2204
 German: 2157
 Irish: 1967
 United States or American: 1522
 Italian: 1426
 French (except Basque): 594
 Polish: 555
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 532
 Scottish: 387
 Scotch-Irish: 362
 French Canadian: 292
 Swedish: 283
 Bahamian: 235
 Russian: 221
 Greek: 189
 European: 186
 Norwegian: 171
 Dutch: 151
 Slovak: 124
 Czech: 123
 Haitian: 116
 Ukrainian: 105
 Jamaican: 100
 Subsaharan African:: 92
 Arab:: 91
 British: 90
 Armenian: 86
 Czechoslovakian: 84
 Austrian: 76
 Welsh: 75
 Swiss: 67
 Hungarian: 63
 African: 63
 Lebanese: 63
 Lithuanian: 57
 Portuguese: 56
 Israeli: 52
 Pennsylvania German: 49
 Canadian: 49
 Northern European: 49
 Danish: 43
 West Indian: 34
 British West Indian: 30
 Yugoslavian: 28
 Finnish: 23
 Scandinavian: 20
 Nigerian: 18
 Egyptian: 16
 Celtic: 16
 Slavic: 16
 New Zealander: 12
 Moroccan: 12
 Eastern European: 10
 Bulgarian: 10
 Turkish: 10
 Belgian: 9
 Guyanese: 9
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 9
 Barbadian: 8
 South African: 8
 Iranian: 8
 Romanian: 6
 Other Subsaharan African: 3


Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):



  • Cuba (27%)
  • Mexico (8%)
  • Nicaragua (8%)
  • Czechoslovakia (includes Czech Republic and Slovakia) (7%)
  • United Kingdom (5%)
  • Poland (5%)
  • Germany (4%)


Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 7539
  • Northeast: 5081
  • Midwest: 3325
  • South: 3819
  • West: 1103

42% of Key West residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 42% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 25% lived in Florida.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 168
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 39
  • 5th and 6th grade: 163
  • 7th and 8th grade: 187
  • 9th grade: 132
  • 10th grade: 314
  • 11th grade: 166
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 317
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,695
  • Less than 1 year of college: 992
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,737
  • Associate degree: 795
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,977
  • Master's degree: 654
  • Professional school degree: 377
  • Doctorate degree: 147

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 118
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 76
  • 5th and 6th grade: 168
  • 7th and 8th grade: 199
  • 9th grade: 183
  • 10th grade: 184
  • 11th grade: 193
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 353
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,146
  • Less than 1 year of college: 599
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,516
  • Associate degree: 659
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,400
  • Master's degree: 442
  • Professional school degree: 201
  • Doctorate degree: 87

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 2.6%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 1.7%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 5.1%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 5.5%


Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native males: 21.4%
Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native females: 0.0%


Unemployment rate for Asian males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 15.9%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 10.0%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 11.5%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 6.7%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 0.9%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $53,177
  • Black householders: $41,813
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $17,278
  • Asian householders: $83,446
  • Some other race householders: $56,905
  • Two or more races householders: $39,599
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $47,007
Key West household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Key West household income for Black householders
Key West household income for American Indian and Alaska Native householders
Key West household income for Asian householders
Key West household income for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander householders
Key West household income for Some other race householders
Key West household income for Two or more races householders
Key West household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Key West marital status for males
Key West marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $523,973
  • Black or African American householders: $500,200
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $434,872
  • Asian householders: $286,822
  • Some other race householders: $434,872
  • Two or more races householders: $376,116
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $493,048

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,973
  • One, attached: 1,882
  • Two: 1,214
  • 3 or 4: 1,573
  • 5 to 9: 833
  • 10 to 19: 383
  • 20 to 49: 398
  • 50 or more: 1,390
  • Mobile homes: 548
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 113

Median worth of mobile homes: $46,900


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 10 years ago


Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Key West:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Key West
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (66.2%)
  • No fuel used (29.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3.7%)
  • Electricity (63.1%)
  • No fuel used (32.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.6%)
  • Utility gas (1.3%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 144
Here:

7.9%
Florida:

11.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 43
Here:

4.7%
Florida:

9.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 225
Here:

21.7%
Florida:

21.0%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)


 

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