El Portal, FL

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2022 Population
1,904
8.43% 1-year growth
US Senator
Marco Rubio
Republican Party
US Senator
Rick Scott
Republican Party
2022 Median Age
40.5
2.64% 1-year decrease
2022 Poverty Rate
3.31%
34% 1-year decrease
2022 Median Household Income
$102,614
8.22% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$608,300
16.2% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, El Portal, FL had a population of 1.9k people with a median age of 40.5 and a median household income of $102,614. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of El Portal, FL grew from 1,756 to 1,904, a 8.43% increase and its median household income grew from $94,821 to $102,614, a 8.22% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in El Portal, FL are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (31.6%), White (Non-Hispanic) (27.2%), Two+ (Hispanic) (15.2%), White (Hispanic) (13%), and Other (Hispanic) (5.99%).

None of the households in El Portal, FL reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

86.3% of the residents in El Portal, FL are U.S. citizens.

In 2022, the median property value in El Portal, FL was $608,300, and the homeownership rate was 86.7%.

Most people in El Portal, FL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.9 minutes. The average car ownership in El Portal, FL was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

El Portal, FL is home to a population of 1.9k people, from which 86.3% are citizens. As of 2022, 44.2% of El Portal, FL residents were born outside of the country (841 people).

In 2022, there were 1.16 times more Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents (602 people) in El Portal, FL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 517 White (Non-Hispanic) and 290 Two+ (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

86.3%
2022 Citizenship
90.1%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 86.3% of El Portal, FL residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in El Portal, FL was 90.1%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in El Portal, FL
  1. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    602 ± 266
  2. White (Non-Hispanic)
    517 ± 195
  3. Two+ (Hispanic)
    290 ± 204
34.5%
Hispanic Population
656 people

In 2022, there were 1.16 times more Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents (602 people) in El Portal, FL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 517 White (Non-Hispanic) and 290 Two+ (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

34.5% of the people in El Portal, FL are hispanic (656 people).

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Foreign-Born Population

44.2%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
841 people
39.4%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
692 people

As of 2022, 44.2% of El Portal, FL residents (841 people) were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in El Portal, FL was 39.4%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    15 ± 27
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    11 ± 25
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    3 ± 16

El Portal, FL has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.36 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of El Portal, FL employs 1.15k people. The largest industries in El Portal, FL are Retail Trade (297 people), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (114 people), and Accommodation & Food Services (96 people), and the highest paying industries are Public Administration ($120,179), Information ($105,417), and Wholesale Trade ($102,375).

Occupations

1.15k
2022 Value
± 266
9.39%
1 Year growth
± 31.4%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in El Portal, FL grew at a rate of 9.39%, from 1.05k employees to 1.15k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in El Portal, FL, are Management Occupations (244 people), Sales & Related Occupations (207 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (110 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of El Portal, FL.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

1.15k
2022 Value
± 266
9.39%
1 Year growth
± 31.4%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in El Portal, FL grew at a rate of 9.39%, from 1.05k employees to 1.15k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in El Portal, FL, are Retail Trade (297 people), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (114 people), and Accommodation & Food Services (96 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of El Portal, FL, though some of these residents may live in El Portal, FL and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$88,304
Median earning men ± $40,231
$55,357
Median earning women ± $27,394

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Public Administration ($121,250), Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($110,417), and Wholesale Trade ($102,375).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($163,500), Construction ($110,658), and Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($72,000).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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4.23%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 9.69M people employed in Florida. This represents a 4.23% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 12.6%.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Florida.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Florida went to Donald J. Trump with 51.2% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (47.9%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (0.635%).

Marco Rubio and Rick Scott are the senators currently representing the state of Florida. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Florida is currently represented by 28 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Florida

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Marco Rubio
Senator from Florida3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011
Rick Scott
Senator from Florida1
Assumed office on January 8, 2019
Inauguration delayed in order to finish his term as Governor of Florida.

Marco Rubio and Rick Scott are the senators currently representing Florida.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Florida

Florida is currently represented by 28 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Florida have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 1.19% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 1.2% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (4.97M), Some college (3.58M), and Bachelors Degree (3.32M).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in El Portal, FL was $608,300 in 2022, which is 2.16 times larger than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $523,700 to $608,300, a 16.2% increase. The homeownership rate in El Portal, FL is 86.7%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in El Portal, FL have an average commute time of 25.9 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in El Portal, FL is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Property

$608,300
Median Property Value 2022
±$52,131
$700
Median Property Taxes
±$221

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In El Portal, FL the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in El Portal, FL compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

86.7%
Homeownership
2022
54.4%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 86.7% of the housing units in El Portal, FL were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 88.2%.

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Income by Location

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Race/Ethnicity
Census Tract 10.06
Highest Median Household Income (Total)

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Household Income

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$102,614
Median Household Income
± $43,853
807
Number of Households
± 228

In 2022, the median household income of the 807 households in El Portal, FL grew to $102,614 from the previous year's value of $94,821.

The following chart displays the households in El Portal, FL distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $150k - $200k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for El Portal, FL is from Florida.
0.474
2022 Wage GINI in Florida
0.473
2021 Wage GINI in Florida

In 2022, the income inequality in Florida was 0.474 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.285% growth from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Florida was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Florida in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (71.1%)
  2. Worked At Home (14.4%)
  3. Carpooled (8.15%)

In 2022, 71.1% of workers in El Portal, FL drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (14.4%) and those who carpooled to work (8.15%).

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Commute Time

25.9 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in El Portal, FL have a shorter commute time (25.9 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 1.01% of the workforce in El Portal, FL have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in El Portal, FL distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in El Portal, FL have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

3.31% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in El Portal, FL (63 out of 1.9k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Males 55 - 64, followed by Females 75+ and then Males 12 - 14.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in El Portal, FL is Hispanic, followed by Black and Other.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

94.5% of the population of El Portal, FL has health coverage, with 57% on employee plans, 9.61% on Medicaid, 5.46% on Medicare, 22% on non-group plans, and 0.473% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Miami-Dade County, FL see 1211 patients per year on average, which represents a 2.57% decrease from the previous year (1243 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1403 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 528 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,211 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Miami-Dade County, FL

Primary care physicians in Miami-Dade County, FL see an average of 1,211 patients per year. This represents a 2.57% decrease from the previous year (1,243 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Miami-Dade County, FL in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 25.7% under 18 years, 10.6% between 18 and 34 years, 54.5% between 35 and 64 years, and 9.24% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 52.1% were men and 47.9% were women.

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Uninsured People

5.51%
Uninsured
57%
Employer Coverage
9.61%
Medicaid
5.46%
Medicare
22%
Non-Group
0.473%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in El Portal, FL declined by 31.8% from 8.09% to 5.51%.

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