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The Jensen Beach CDP(1) had a population of 12,927 as of July 1, 2023. Jensen Beach ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Florida. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Jensen Beach is located at latitude 27.2545 and longitude -80.2298 in Martin County. The formal boundaries for the Jensen Beach Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 6.96 sq. miles and a water area of 1.21 sq. miles. Martin County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5).
The Jensen Beach Census Designated Place 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.
Florida is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Jensen Beach Census Designated Place is located within Stuart CCD of Martin County.
|Total Population||12,927 (100%)|
|Population in Households||12,893 (99.7%)|
|Population in Families||9,464 (73.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||34 ( 0.3%)|
|Median Household Income||$56,404|
|Average Household Income||$94,812|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||34%|
|Per Capita Income||$46,336|
|Socioeconomic Status Index6||Moderate (51.5)|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||7,278 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,734 (65.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,583 (21.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||961 (13.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$323,259|
|Average Home Value||$363,340|
|Housing Affordability Index3||70|
|Average Household Size||2.04|
|Average Family Size||3.00|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||6.11%|
|Per Capita Income||4.34%|
|Owner Occupied HU||2.12%|
The table below compares Jensen Beach to the other 955 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2023 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||# 296||69th|
|Population Density||# 440||54th|
|Median Household Income||# 566||41st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 237||25th|
|Per Capita Income||# 259||73rd|
|Diversity Index||# 793||17th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.