The Fort Pierce South CDP(1) had a population of 5,879 as of July 1, 2021. Fort Pierce South ranks in the upper 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 Fort Pierce South is located at latitude 27.4097 and longitude -80.3541 in St. Lucie County. The formal boundaries for the Fort Pierce South Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 2.82 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
The Fort Pierce South Census Designated Place has a U2 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place without 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 Fort Pierce South Census Designated Place is located within Fort Pierce CCD of St. Lucie County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Fort Pierce South: Fort Pierce South CDP.
|Total Population||5,879 (100%)|
|Population in Households||5,864 (99.7%)|
|Population in Families||4,623 (78.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||15 ( 0.3%)|
|Median Household Income||$39,929|
|Average Household Income||$53,181|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||19%|
|Per Capita Income||$18,423|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,215 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,137 (51.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||880 (39.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||198 ( 8.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$178,307|
|Average Home Value||$183,787|
|Housing Affordability Index3||138|
|Average Household Size||2.91|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.44%|
|Per Capita Income||2.18%|
|Owner Occupied HU||1.8%|
The table below compares Fort Pierce South to the other 919 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 446||52nd|
|Population Density||# 379||59th|
|Median Household Income||# 773||16th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 455||50th|
|Per Capita Income||# 797||13th|
|Diversity Index||# 31||97th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.