Port Saint Lucie, FL 34953 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 34953: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Port Saint Lucie, FL 34953

Acceptable Alternative
Fort Pierce, FL 34953
Port St Lucie, FL 34953
Saint Lucie West, FL 34953
St Lucie West, FL 34953

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 374
  • Single Family Addresses: 22,999
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 50
  • County: Saint Lucie County
  • Centroid: Latitude 27.257, Longitude -80.385
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Port Saint Lucie, FL 34953 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 65,898
Population in Households 65,828
Population in Familes 57,457
Population in Group Qrtrs 70
Population Density1 2,718
Diversity Index2 69


Total Households 21,564
Average Household Size 3.05
Family Households 17,082
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 24,568 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 16,536 (67.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,028 (20.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,004 (12.2%)
Median Home Value $145,923
Average Home Value $173,706


Median Household Income $52,070
Average Household Income $65,528
Per Capita Income $21,485
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.11% 1.18%
Households 0.9% 1.03%
Families 0.81% 0.97%
Median Household Income   2.75%
Per Capita Income   2.27%
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.

Port Saint Lucie, FL 34953 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 34953 to the other 965 ZIP Codes in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 9 99th
Population Density1 # 271 72nd
Diversity Index2 # 164 83rd
Median Household Income # 337 65th
Per Capita Income # 680 30th

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