In 2019, Palatka, FL had a population of 10.4k people with a median age of 35.9 and a median household income of $26,881. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Palatka, FL grew from 10,320 to 10,363, a 0.417% increase and its median household income grew from $26,177 to $26,881, a 2.69% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Palatka, FL are White (Non-Hispanic) (47.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (41.5%), White (Hispanic) (6.24%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.67%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.984%). 0% of the households in Palatka, FL speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
99.6% of the residents in Palatka, FL are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Palatka, FL are Saint Johns River State College (1,404 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2019, the median property value in Palatka, FL was $75,200, and the homeownership rate was 43.6%. Most people in Palatka, FL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 18.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Palatka, FL was 1 car per household.