Pensacola, FL

PENSACOLA, FLORIDA: Demographic and Financial Snapshot

(Last updated on 1.8.21)

 

AGE IN PENSACOLA, FLORIDA

Age RangePopulationPercent
20 to 24 years4,0157.6%
25 to 29 years4,2758.1%
30 to 34 years3,5756.8%
35 to 39 years2,6125.0%
40 to 44 years2,5384.8%
45 to 49 years2,7135.2%
50 to 54 years2,9515.6%
55 to 59 years3,9847.6%
60 to 64 years3,2696.2%
65 to 69 years2,5574.9%
70 to 74 years2,1794.1%
75 to 79 years1,2552.4%
80 to 84 years1,3182.5%
85+ years1,5192.9%

The median age in Pensacola is 36.2 years

Source: US Census Data; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Age

 

ETHNICITY IN PENSACOLA, FLORIDA

EthnicityPopulationPercent
White32,63362.1%
Black or African American15,21328.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native1500.3%
Asian9851.9%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander250.0%
Other3890.7%

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Race

 

EDUCATION IN PENSACOLA, FLORIDA

Education LevelPopulationPercent
Less than 9th grade8812.5%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,7335.0%
High school graduate (includes GED)7,59621.9%
Some college, no degree7,80322.5%
Associate’s degree4,42212.7%
Bachelor’s degree7,38021.2%
Graduate or professional degree4,93014.2%
High school graduate or higher32,13192.5%
Bachelor’s degree or higher12,31035.4%
Less than Bachelor’s degree22,43564.6%

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Education (population 25+ years)

 

HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN PENSACOLA, FLORIDA

Annual Household IncomePercent
Less than $10,0008.5%
$10,000 to $14,9994.8%
$15,000 to $24,99911.2%
$25,000 to $34,99912.7%
$35,000 to $49,99914.2%
$50,000 to $74,99917.6%
$75,000 to $99,99911.3%
$100,000 to $149,99911.0%
$150,000 to $199,9993.6%
$200,000 or more5.0%

Median household income: $48,686

Mean household income: $71,450

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Household Income

 

HOUSEHOLD INCOME BY EDUCATION IN PENSACOLA, FLORIDA

Education LevelAverage Income
Less than high school graduate$15,228
High school graduate (includes GED)$21,851
Some college or Associate’s degree$30,706
Bachelor’s degree$48,209
Graduate or professional degree$66,854

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Median earnings in past 12 months by education (population 25+ years with earnings)

 

MARITAL STATUS IN PENSACOLA, FLORIDA

PopulationPercent
Population 15+ years 42,289 NA
Never married15,19235.9%
Now married (except separated)19,56846.3%
Separated5071.2%
Widowed1,7644.2%
Divorced5,25812.4%

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Marital Status for population 15 years and over

 

POVERTY STATUS IN PENSACOLA, FLORIDA

PopulationPercent
Living beneath poverty line9,06517.4%

Source: US Census; https://data.census.gov/cedsci
Survey/Program
: American Community Survey (2018 estimates)
Data Point
: Poverty Rate

 

HOUSING IN PENSACOLA, FLORIDA

Owner-occupied housing units12,813
Renter-occupied housing units9,060
Single-family detached units17,510
Homeownership rate58.6%
Vacancy rate12.3%
Renters rate41.4%
Average housing value$218,561
Average monthly owner cost (with mortgage)$940
Average rent$762

Source: US Census; https://cbb.census.gov/rae/#
Survey/Program
: 2009-2013 and the 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates
Data Point
: Housing Characteristics

 

SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS IN PENSACOLA, FLORIDA

Average income$71,450
Average household size2.38
Percent population 16 years and over in labor force62.6%
Percent disabled15.6%
Percent with health coverage89.2%
Average travel time to work (in minutes)19.6
Percent workers using public transportation1.1%
Percent veterans12.2%
Percent foreign born3.8%
Percent speaking Spanish at home0.3%

Source: US Census; https://cbb.census.gov/rae/#
Survey/Program
: 2009-2013 and the 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates
Data Point
: Socioeconomic Characteristics

 

CONSUMER SPENDING IN PENSACOLA, FLORIDA

Total consumer expenditures per household$62,591.88
Alcoholic beverages$475.09
Alcoholic beverages consumed at home$281.20
Beer consumed away from home$83.61
Wine consumed away from home$42.18
Apparel & services$1,783.52
Men’s apparel$343.14
Women’s apparel$604.86
Children’s apparel$263.29
Boys’ apparel$90.61
Girls’ apparel$100.53
Footwear$403.33
Dining out (food away from home)$3,069.14
Dining out – Breakfast$314.41
Dining out – Lunch$955.11
Dining out – Dinner$1,426.25
Education$1,268.26
Entertainment / recreation$2,732.04
Club membership fees$189.04
Dating services$0.69
Pet food$228.40
Pet services$54.04
Food consumed at home$4,400.84
Bakery products consumed at home$578.42
Dairy products consumed at home$452.90
Fruits and vegetables consumed at home$851.67
Meat, poultry, fish, eggs consumed at home$973.07
Nonalcoholic beverages consumed at home$437.09
Snacks / other food products consumed at home$1,544.77
Health care$5,122.50
Medical services$930.01
Nonprescription drugs$126.87
Household Services$1,706.29
Care for the elderly and handicapped$71.57
Lawn and garden services$381.33
Housekeeping services$144.40
PC repair$5.75
Housing$19,581.29
Home improvements$2,140.28
Utilities, fuel, and public services$4,191.26
Phone services$1,504.48
Water$608.75
Life and other insurance$385.82
Pensions and social security$6,539.59
Personal care products and services$751.98
Hair care products$90.80
Personal care products$324.11
Local transportation$7,254.84
Gasoline$1,880.53
Vehicle maintenance and repair$1,016.56
Travel$1,812.99
Airline fares$432.82
Auto / truck rental on trips$21.28
Lodging on trips$500.27
Food and drink on trips$439.75
Entertainment on trips$153.84

Source: US Census; https://cbb.census.gov/rae/#
Survey/Program
: 2009-2013 and the 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates
Data Point
: Consumer Spending (Consumer expenditures per household)

 

DEBT IN ESCAMBIA COUNTY (home to PENSACOLA, FLORIDA)

% with any debt in collections39%
Average debt in collections$1,815
% with medical debt in collections18%
Average medical debt in collections$721
% with student loan debt14%
Average student loan debt$15,325
Average monthly student loan payment$136
% with auto debt30%

Source: Urban Institute; https://apps.urban.org/features/debt-interactive-map/
Survey/Program
: Data from credit bureau data (2018) + the US Census Bureau’s American Community Survey (2017)
Data Point
: Consumer Debt

 

UNEMPLOYMENT IN PENSACOLA, FLORIDA

YearPopulationPercent
January 20198663.2%
February 20197612.8%
March 20197652.8%
April 20196822.5%
May 20197312.6%
June 20197772.8%
July 20198262.9%
August 20197752.8%
September 20196892.4%
October 20197002.5%
November 20197152.6%
December 20196342.3%
January 20207812.8%
February 20207622.7%
March 20201,0823.9%
April 20203,31512.9%
May 20202,73410.6%
June 20201,9127.3%
July 20202,3398.6%
August 20201,5065.5%
September 20201,2984.7%
October 20201,3264.8%

Source: US Bureau of Labor Statistics; https://www.bls.gov/lau/data.htm
Survey/Program
: Local Area Employment Statistics
Data Point
: Unemployment totals (not seasonally adjusted)