Tallahassee Population Demographics

According to US population projections for 2022, the estimated population of Tallahassee is 197,103. 23.42% is under 18, while 12.41% is over 65.

A closer look at the age demography reveals that 4.08% of the population was five years old or younger, 23.42% were 18 years or younger and 20.59% were aged 65 years and over. The gender split in the state was nearly even, with 52.98% female and 47.02% male.

Tallahassee Housing

According to the US Census, Tallahassee has 95,467 housing units. The average owner-occupied housing unit rate in Tallahassee was 88.95%. At the same time, the city's median value of owner-occupied homes was $246,100

Tallahassee Racial Demographics

In 2020, the US Census estimated that White Alone and Black Or African American Alone constitute 85.55% of Tallahassee's population. Residents of the city who were Asian Alone, made up 4.46% of the total population.

Other racial groups include Some Other Race Alone, constituting 2.15% of the city's population and White Black Or African American at 1.22%

White Alone50.53%
Black Or African American Alone35.02%
Asian Alone4.46%
Some Other Race Alone2.15%
White Black Or African American1.22%
American Indian And Alaska Native Alone0.28%

How Educated is Tallahassee

According to Census estimates, in 2021, 28.1% of Tallahassee residents had a bachelor's degree, while 23.5% had a graduate or professional degree.

Overall, 51.60% of residents have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Education Attainment (Population 25 Years and Older) in Tallahassee CityPercentage
High School Graduate Or Higher92.0%
Some College Or Associates Degree52.1%
Bachelors Degree Or Higher50.9%
Bachelors Degree28.1%
Graduate Or Professional Degree23.5%
Some College No Degree17.0%

Average Income in Tallahassee

The median household income in Tallahassee is $51,224. This figure is significantly (approximately 0.00%) less than the state average of $51,224.

Estimates by family type revealed that families earned an average of $76,259 per year, while married-couple families earned an average of $103,335.

A closer examination of the income groups of Tallahassee households revealed that the largest income group consisted of households with an annual income between $50,000 and $74,999. Other groups with yearly high household incomes include those between $35,000 and $49,999 (14.3%) and those with incomes exceeding $200,000 (5.9%). 8.2% of households in the City of Angels had an annual income of less than $10,000.

Median Income by Type of Family

Type of FamilyIncome
Married-couple families$103,335
Nonfamily households$36,956