In 2017, Palatka, FL had a population of 72.4k people with a median age of 44.8 and a median household income of $33,619. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Palatka, FL grew from 72,304 to 72,435, a 0.181% increase and its median household income grew from $33,003 to $33,619, a 1.87% increase.
The population of Palatka, FL is 71.7% White Alone, 16.2% Black or African American Alone, and 9.77% Hispanic or Latino. N/A% of the people in Palatka, FL speak a non-English language, and 97.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Palatka, FL are Saint Johns River State College (1,272 degrees awarded in 2016).
The median property value in Palatka, FL is $82,800, and the homeownership rate is 72.7%. Most people in Palatka, FL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 26.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Palatka, FL is 2 cars per household.