In 2017, Punta Gorda, FL had a population of 173k people with a median age of 58.1 and a median household income of $46,511. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Punta Gorda, FL grew from 169,642 to 173,236, a 2.12% increase and its median household income grew from $44,865 to $46,511, a 3.67% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Punta Gorda, FL are White (Non-Hispanic) (84.4%), White (Hispanic) (5.64%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.47%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.67%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.16%). N/A% of the people in Punta Gorda, FL speak a non-English language, and 96% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Punta Gorda, FL are Charlotte Technical College (230 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Punta Gorda, FL is $165,200, and the homeownership rate is 78.2%. Most people in Punta Gorda, FL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Punta Gorda, FL is 2 cars per household.