In 2017, Gainesville, FL had a population of 129k people with a median age of 26 and a median household income of $34,004. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Gainesville, FL grew from 128,610 to 129,394, a 0.61% increase and its median household income grew from $32,716 to $34,004, a 3.94% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Gainesville, FL are White (Non-Hispanic) (57.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (21.6%), White (Hispanic) (8.7%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (6.85%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.91%). N/A% of the people in Gainesville, FL speak a non-English language, and 93.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Gainesville, FL are University of Florida (15,013 degrees awarded in 2017), University of Florida-Online (337 degrees), and Academy for Five Element Acupuncture (22 degrees).
The median property value in Gainesville, FL is $147,500, and the homeownership rate is 38.8%. Most people in Gainesville, FL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 17 minutes. The average car ownership in Gainesville, FL is 2 cars per household.