Tampa Population Demographics

According to US population projections for 2022, the estimated population of Tampa is 387,037. 24.31% is under 18, while 14.18% is over 65.

A closer look at the age demography reveals that 5.86% of the population was five years old or younger, 24.31% were 18 years or younger and 25.11% were aged 65 years and over. The gender split in the state was nearly even, with 50.88% female and 49.12% male.

Tampa Housing

According to the US Census, Tampa has 172,886 housing units. The average owner-occupied housing unit rate in Tampa was 92.50%. At the same time, the city's median value of owner-occupied homes was $336,200

Tampa Racial Demographics

In 2020, the US Census estimated that White Alone and Black Or African American Alone constitute 71.60% of Tampa's population. Residents of the city who were Some Other Race Alone, made up 7.63% of the total population.

Other racial groups include Asian Alone, constituting 5.43% of the city's population and White Black Or African American at 1.21%

White Alone49.70%
Black Or African American Alone21.91%
Some Other Race Alone7.63%
Asian Alone5.43%
White Black Or African American1.21%
American Indian And Alaska Native Alone0.41%

How Educated is Tampa

According to Census estimates, in 2021, 25.5% of Tampa residents had a bachelor's degree, while 20.0% had a graduate or professional degree.

Overall, 45.50% of residents have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Education Attainment (Population 25 Years and Older) in Tampa CityPercentage
High School Graduate Or Higher84.2%
Some College Or Associates Degree50.3%
Bachelors Degree Or Higher35.3%
Bachelors Degree25.5%
High School Graduate Includes Equivalency21.0%
Graduate Or Professional Degree20.0%

Average Income in Tampa

The median household income in Tampa is $63,404. This figure is significantly (approximately 0.00%) less than the state average of $63,404.

Estimates by family type revealed that families earned an average of $80,390 per year, while married-couple families earned an average of $109,251.

A closer examination of the income groups of Tampa 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 $100,000 and $149,999 (13.0%) and those with incomes exceeding $200,000 (12.0%). 9.2% 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$109,251
Nonfamily households$46,571