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Key West, FL (Florida) Houses and Residents

Key West,FL index of house prices

Total population: 25,704 (Urban population: 25,480 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 0)

Houses: 13,307 (11,017 occupied: 4,068 owner occupied, 4,664 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

53%
State:

35%

Housing density: 2,238 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2013: $985,913.

Median contract rent in 2013: $822 (lower quartile is $611, upper quartile is $1,115)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2013: $1,974


Median gross rent in Key West, FL in 2013: $899

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: $79,280

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $51,783

Median monthly housing costs: $1,380


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Key West, Florida Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $399,370 (it was $252,700 in 2000)
Key West:

$399,370
Florida:

$153,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $269,916 - $663,490

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $574,151
Here:

$574,151
State:

$243,181

Townhouses or other attached units: $486,066
Here:

$486,066
State:

$161,350

In 2-unit structures: $366,407
Here:

$366,407
State:

$161,056

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $196,717
Here:

$196,717
State:

$143,318

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $463,346
Here:

$463,346
State:

$215,295

Mobile homes: $125,040
Here:

$125,040
State:

$58,568
Median year house/condo built: 1957

Median year apartment built: 1964

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

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Key West, Florida:

  • 61no bedroom
  • 4431 bedroom
  • 2,3302 bedrooms
  • 1,7033 bedrooms
  • 3784 bedrooms
  • 1095+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Key West, Florida:

  • 559no bedroom
  • 2,0341 bedroom
  • 2,2002 bedrooms
  • 9723 bedrooms
  • 1764 bedrooms
  • 525+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Key West in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 383no vehicle
  • 2,2721 vehicle
  • 1,9162 vehicles
  • 3503 vehicles
  • 914 vehicles
  • 125+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Key West in renter-occupied apartments

  • 1,355no vehicle
  • 2,8321 vehicle
  • 1,5082 vehicles
  • 2293 vehicles
  • 344 vehicles
  • 355+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Key West, Florida:

  • 361 room
  • 2022 rooms
  • 4653 rooms
  • 1,2414 rooms
  • 1,2505 rooms
  • 7726 rooms
  • 5647 rooms
  • 2268 rooms
  • 2689+ rooms

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Key West, Florida:

  • 4601 room
  • 1,0712 rooms
  • 1,4003 rooms
  • 1,4724 rooms
  • 9515 rooms
  • 4466 rooms
  • 1077 rooms
  • 388 rooms
  • 489+ rooms

Year house built

Median 2013 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Key West, FL household income distribution

  • Key West, FL household income distribution
  • 984Less than $10,000
  • 510$10,000 to $14,999
  • 641$15,000 to $19,999
  • 676$20,000 to $24,999
  • 702$25,000 to $29,999
  • 780$30,000 to $34,999
  • 697$35,000 to $39,999
  • 757$40,000 to $44,999
  • 482$45,000 to $49,999
  • 1,131$50,000 to $59,999
  • 1,183$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,134$75,000 to $99,999
  • 480$100,000 to $124,999
  • 276$125,000 to $149,999
  • 271$150,000 to $199,999
  • 315$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Key West, FL

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Key West, FL
  • 14Less than $10,000
  • 53$20,000 to $24,999
  • 16$25,000 to $29,999
  • 47$30,000 to $34,999
  • 33$40,000 to $49,999
  • 25$50,000 to $59,999
  • 14$80,000 to $89,999
  • 137$100,000 to $124,999
  • 67$125,000 to $149,999
  • 47$150,000 to $174,999
  • 51$175,000 to $199,999
  • 527$200,000 to $249,999
  • 216$250,000 to $299,999
  • 775$300,000 to $399,999
  • 485$400,000 to $499,999
  • 736$500,000 to $749,999
  • 315$750,000 to $999,999
  • 417$1,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Key West, FL

  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Key West, FL
  • 14Less than $100
  • 190$100 to $149
  • 13$150 to $199
  • 12$200 to $249
  • 169$250 to $299
  • 47$300 to $349
  • 12$350 to $399
  • 154$400 to $449
  • 30$450 to $499
  • 265$500 to $549
  • 36$550 to $599
  • 148$600 to $649
  • 6$650 to $699
  • 28$700 to $749
  • 226$750 to $799
  • 434$800 to $899
  • 63$900 to $999
  • 739$1,000 to $1,249
  • 786$1,250 to $1,499
  • 566$1,500 to $1,999
  • 798$2,000 or more
  • 33No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1,1911995 to March 2000
  • 7291990 to 1994
  • 4461985 to 1989
  • 6631980 to 1984
  • 1371975 to 1979
  • 1331970 to 1974
  • 2491965 to 1969
  • 466Before 1965
Key West commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 1,186
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 3,091
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 4,631
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 2,762
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1,112
  • 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, 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 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%)

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 6,155
 English: 2,204
 German: 2,157
 Irish: 1,967
 United States or American: 1,522
 Italian: 1,426
 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 (%):

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

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

  • This state: 7,539
  • Northeast: 5,081
  • Midwest: 3,325
  • South: 3,819
  • West: 1,103

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 by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 2.6%Males
  • 1.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 5.1%Males
  • 5.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 21.4%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 15.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 10.0%Males
  • 11.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 6.7%Males
  • 0.9%Females
Key West marital status for males
Key West marital status for females

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: $114,854

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 15 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Key West:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 66.2%Electricity
  • 29.4%No fuel used
  • 3.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 63.1%Electricity
  • 32.5%No fuel used
  • 2.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.3%Utility gas

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 (Noninstitutionalized)