In 2018, Gainesville, FL had a population of 131k people with a median age of 26.1 and a median household income of $36,389. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Gainesville, FL grew from 129,394 to 130,790, a 1.08% increase and its median household income grew from $34,004 to $36,389, a 7.01% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Gainesville, FL are White (Non-Hispanic) (56.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (21.2%), White (Hispanic) (9.05%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (7.2%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.03%). 0% 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 (16,668 degrees awarded in 2019), University of Florida-Online (607 degrees), and Dragon Rises College of Oriental Medicine (17 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Gainesville, FL was $154,400, and the homeownership rate was 39.4%. Most people in Gainesville, FL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 17.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Gainesville, FL was 2 cars per household.