The Port Charlotte Census Designated Place had a population of 56,214 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Port Charlotte is located at latitude 26.9895 and longitude -82.1136 in Charlotte County. The formal boundaries for the Port Charlotte Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 28.48 sq. miles and a water area of 3.86 sq. miles. Charlotte County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 10 feet.
The Port Charlotte Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2403437) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Port Charlotte population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||55,723|
|Population in Familes||43,169|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||491|
|Average Household Size||2.26|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||30,493 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||18,108 (59.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||6,526 (21.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||5,860 (19.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$113,533|
|Average Home Value||$132,372|
|Median Household Income||$40,174|
|Average Household Income||$52,528|
|Per Capita Income||$23,068|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.2%|
|Per Capita Income||2.6%|
The table below compares Port Charlotte to the other 920 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 61||93rd|
|Population Density1||# 381||59th|
|Diversity Index2||# 488||47th|
|Median Household Income||# 568||38th|
|Per Capita Income||# 483||48th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.