In 2019, Palatka, FL had a population of 73.3k people with a median age of 45.1 and a median household income of $37,670. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Palatka, FL grew from 72,766 to 73,252, a 0.668% increase and its median household income grew from $35,649 to $37,670, a 5.67% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Palatka, FL are White (Non-Hispanic) (71.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (16%), White (Hispanic) (8.8%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.46%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.613%). 0% of the households in Palatka, FL speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 97.5% of the residents in Palatka, FL are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Palatka, FL are Saint Johns River State College (1,261 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2019, the median property value in Palatka, FL was $89,100, and the homeownership rate was 70.7%. Most people in Palatka, FL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 29.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Palatka, FL was 2 cars per household.