In 2019, Gainesville, FL had a population of 132k people with a median age of 26.3 and a median household income of $37,264. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Gainesville, FL grew from 130,790 to 132,127, a 1.02% increase and its median household income grew from $36,389 to $37,264, a 2.4% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Gainesville, FL are White (Non-Hispanic) (56%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (21.5%), White (Hispanic) (9.45%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (7.17%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.74%). 0% of the households in Gainesville, FL speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 93.3% of the residents in Gainesville, FL are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Gainesville, FL are University of Florida (16,668 degrees awarded in 2019), University of Florida-Online (607 degrees), and Dragon Rises College of Oriental Medicine (17 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Gainesville, FL was $161,900, and the homeownership rate was 38.9%. Most people in Gainesville, FL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 18.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Gainesville, FL was 2 cars per household.