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Palatka, FL (Florida) Houses and Residents

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $83,559 (it was $52,200 in 2000)
Palatka:

$83,559
Florida:

$214,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $44,108 - $128,130

Palatka,FL index of house prices

Total population: 10,387 (Urban population: 9,607 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 600 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 4,583 (4,143 occupied: 1,947 owner occupied, 2,323 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

54%
State:

35%

Housing density: 659 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017: $52,971.

Median contract rent in 2017: $273 (lower quartile is $133, upper quartile is $380)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2017: $838


Median gross rent in Palatka, FL in 2017: $336

Housing units in Palatka with a mortgage: 872 (1 second mortgage, 37 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,065

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $48,204

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $29,033

Median monthly housing costs: $591


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Palatka, Florida Age and Sex of Residents
Median year house/condo built: 1968

Median year apartment built: 1976

Household type by relationship:

Households: 10,573
  • In family households: 7,763 (706 male householders, 1,771 female householders)
    1,206 spouses, 2,969 children (2,795 natural, 141 adopted, 86 stepchildren), 257 grandchildren, 95 brothers or sisters, 287 parents, 290 other relatives, 234 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,187 (653 male householders (604 living alone)), 1,074 female householders (933 living alone)), 391 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 498

Size of family households: 1,134 2-persons, 614 3-persons, 290 4-persons, 161 5-persons, 34 6-persons, 19 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,572 1-person, 140 2-persons, 14 3-persons, 34 4-persons, 27 6-persons.

646 married couples with children.
1,239 single-parent households (52 men, 1,187 women).

92.6% of residents of Palatka speak English at home.
5.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (61% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (88% speak English very well, 2% speak English not well, 11% don't speak English at all).

Foreign born population: 150 (1.4%)
(59.3% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments
Here:

3.7
State:

4.3

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Palatka, Florida
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Palatka, Florida
  • 0no bedroom
  • 821 bedroom
  • 4112 bedrooms
  • 1,2453 bedrooms
  • 1744 bedrooms
  • 345+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Palatka, Florida
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Palatka, Florida
  • 48no bedroom
  • 1,2481 bedroom
  • 8102 bedrooms
  • 4723 bedrooms
  • 44 bedrooms
  • 125+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Palatka in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Palatka in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 215no vehicle
  • 7521 vehicle
  • 7262 vehicles
  • 1283 vehicles
  • 714 vehicles
  • 935+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Palatka in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Palatka in renter-occupied apartments
  • 387no vehicle
  • 1,2971 vehicle
  • 4182 vehicles
  • 833 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 385+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Palatka, Florida
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Palatka, Florida
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 393 rooms
  • 1624 rooms
  • 4665 rooms
  • 5086 rooms
  • 3327 rooms
  • 2348 rooms
  • 1389+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Palatka, Florida
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Palatka, Florida
  • 191 room
  • 1412 rooms
  • 1,1413 rooms
  • 6374 rooms
  • 3115 rooms
  • 1236 rooms
  • 1107 rooms
  • 908 rooms
  • 379+ rooms
Year house built
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
  • Palatka, FL household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in Palatka, FL in 2017
  • 739Less than $10,000
  • 1,064$10,000 to $19,999
  • 670$20,000 to $29,999
  • 431$30,000 to $39,999
  • 269$40,000 to $49,999
  • 218$50,000 to $59,999
  • 228$60,000 to $74,999
  • 99$75,000 to $99,999
  • 149$100,000 to $124,999
  • 54$125,000 to $149,999
  • 44$150,000 to $199,999
  • 44$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner - occupied houses in 2017 in Palatka, FL

  • Distribution of house value in Palatka, FL in 2017
  • 9Less than $10,000
  • 58$20,000 to $24,999
  • 78$25,000 to $29,999
  • 62$30,000 to $34,999
  • 29$35,000 to $39,999
  • 48$40,000 to $49,999
  • 194$50,000 to $59,999
  • 313$60,000 to $69,999
  • 228$70,000 to $79,999
  • 177$80,000 to $89,999
  • 52$90,000 to $99,999
  • 235$100,000 to $124,999
  • 39$125,000 to $149,999
  • 109$150,000 to $174,999
  • 37$175,000 to $199,999
  • 39$200,000 to $249,999
  • 97$250,000 to $299,999
  • 76$300,000 to $399,999
  • 9$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in Palatka, FL

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters in Palatka, FL in 2017
  • 206Less than $100
  • 45$100 to $149
  • 136$150 to $199
  • 129$200 to $249
  • 44$250 to $299
  • 63$300 to $349
  • 61$350 to $399
  • 117$400 to $449
  • 76$450 to $499
  • 125$500 to $549
  • 11$550 to $599
  • 285$600 to $649
  • 92$650 to $699
  • 133$700 to $749
  • 59$750 to $799
  • 19$800 to $899
  • 23$900 to $999
  • 23$1,000 to $1,249
  • 4No cash rent
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2017

Percentage of workers working in this county: 73.7%
Number of people working at home: 152 (4.2% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 222
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 596
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 876
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 454
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 57
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 26
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 302
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 30
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 60
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 321
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 174
  • 90 or more minutes: 125
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Palatka

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 10,697 (86%)
  • Carpooled: 1,193 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 99 (1%)
  • Taxi: 148 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 45 (0%)
  • Walked: 113 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 152 (1%)
Class of Workers in 2017
  • Unemployment by race in 2017
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 2.3%Males
  • 14.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 3.7%Males
  • 19.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 18.2%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 17.6%Males
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Palatka, Florida
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Palatka, Florida
  • 02010 or later
  • 1142000 to 2009
  • 761990 to 1999
  • 331980 to 1989
  • 411970 to 1979
  • 85Before 1970
Ancestries in Palatka, FL

First ancestries reported:

  • English: 735 (9.5%)
  • American: 699 (9.0%)
  • Scottish: 189 (2.4%)
  • German: 169 (2.2%)
  • Irish: 162 (2.1%)
  • Italian: 97 (1.2%)
  • British: 96 (1.2%)
  • Russian: 54 (0.7%)
  • French: 52 (0.7%)
  • Polish: 35 (0.5%)
  • French Canadian: 32 (0.4%)
  • Greek: 23 (0.3%)
  • Norwegian: 21 (0.3%)
  • Scotch-Irish: 18 (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 15 (0.2%)
  • Jamaican: 14 (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 13 (0.2%)
  • Haitian: 13 (0.2%)
  • European: 10 (0.1%)
  • Czech: 5 (0.06%)

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

Colombia
Palatka:

32.1% (103)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Nicaragua
Palatka:

8.7% (28)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Cuba
Palatka:

8.1% (26)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Germany
Palatka:

7.5% (24)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Barbados
Palatka:

7.2% (23)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

England
Palatka:

6.2% (20)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Mexico
Palatka:

5.3% (17)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Jamaica
Palatka:

4.4% (14)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Trinidad and Tobago
Palatka:

4.0% (13)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

India
Palatka:

3.1% (10)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

El Salvador
Palatka:

2.8% (9)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Greece
Palatka:

2.5% (8)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

Pakistan
Palatka:

2.2% (7)
Florida:

100.0% (-1)

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

  • This state: 7,514
  • Other state: 2,606
  • Northeast: 714
  • Midwest: 367
  • South: 1,235
  • West: 255

86.8% of Palatka residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 40.8% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 55.6% lived in Florida.


Palatka:

86.8%
State average:

84.5%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 113
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 24
  • 5th and 6th grade: 20
  • 7th and 8th grade: 76
  • 9th grade: 107
  • 10th grade: 239
  • 11th grade: 64
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 27
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,167
  • Less than 1 year of college: 67
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 247
  • Associate degree: 212
  • Bachelor's degree: 378
  • Master's degree: 30
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 5
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 8
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 10
  • 5th and 6th grade: 13
  • 7th and 8th grade: 289
  • 9th grade: 11
  • 10th grade: 170
  • 11th grade: 66
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 256
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,667
  • Less than 1 year of college: 289
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 458
  • Associate degree: 332
  • Bachelor's degree: 307
  • Master's degree: 213
  • Professional school degree: 8
  • Doctorate degree: 0
Educational Attainment for Females
Palatka marital status for males
Palatka marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,941
  • One, attached: 25
  • Two: 204
  • 3 or 4: 216
  • 5 to 9: 105
  • 10 to 19: 120
  • 20 to 49: 95
  • 50 or more: 272
  • Mobile homes: 191

Median worth of mobile homes: $60,514

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2017: 1.5%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2017: 2.1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 16 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year householders moved into residence in Palatka
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Palatka, FL
  • 72.8%Electricity
  • 25.3%Utility gas
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Palatka, FL
  • 85.6%Electricity
  • 12.5%Utility gas
  • 1.0%Wood
  • 0.8%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 9
Here:

1.0%
Florida:

13.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 55
Here:

9.3%
Florida:

11.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 230
Here:

46.3%
Florida:

20.0%
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
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