Gainesville, FL 32605 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
Gainesville, FL

Camera Icon Photos of the local Gainesville, FL area

ZIP Code 32605: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Gainesville, FL 32605

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 579
  • Single Family Addresses: 9,298
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,246
  • County: Alachua County
  • Centroid: Latitude 29.68, Longitude -82.372
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


32605 ZIP Code Map

Search the map for:

Gainesville, FL 32605 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 24,073
Population in Households 23,980
Population in Familes 17,101
Population in Group Qrtrs 93
Population Density1 2,408
Diversity Index2 46


Total Households 10,417
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 5,973
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 11,221 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,690 (59.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,727 (33.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 804 ( 7.2%)
Median Home Value $207,957
Average Home Value $239,118


Median Household Income $64,654
Average Household Income $94,470
Per Capita Income $41,032
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.44% 0.59%
Households 0.44% 0.6%
Families 0.21% 0.42%
Median Household Income   2.67%
Per Capita Income   2.26%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Gainesville, FL 32605 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 32605 to the other 967 ZIP Codes in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 375 61st
Population Density1 # 319 67th
Diversity Index2 # 539 44th
Median Household Income # 180 81st
Per Capita Income # 146 85th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.

Florida Research Tools

Florida Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Florida Census Data
Highest or Lowest: