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National Population : 333,590,059
Florida State Population : 22,541,935

About East Palatka, FL

East Palatka, FL is located in Putnam County in the state of Florida.

The total City Population for East Palatka is about 1,797 with about 218 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 4,701.

The Average Home Value is $127,700.00, which is roughly 39% lower than the Average Home Value of $207,987.00 for the state of Florida, and roughly 32% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $41,553.00, which is roughly 25% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $55,343.00 for the state of Florida, and roughly 28% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for East Palatka is about 9%.

Florida is ranked #32 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 36.22 out of 100.

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Voting

Putnam County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 58.75% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 70.15%
Democratic: 28.94%
Libertarian: 0.62%
Other: 0.15%
Green: 0.14%


Nearby Locations

Palatka, FL (5.95 mi.)
San Mateo, FL (6.56 mi.)
Satsuma, FL (8.11 mi.)
Hastings, FL (8.72 mi.)
Elkton, FL (10.95 mi.)
Pomona Park, FL (13.61 mi.)
Welaka, FL (14.27 mi.)
Crescent City, FL (16.41 mi.)
St Aug Beach, FL (16.87 mi.)
St Augustine, FL (16.87 mi.)
Georgetown, FL (17.09 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 32131
Latitude : 29.681734
Longitude : -81.579706
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 13 ft.
Area Code(s) : 386

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.46
Male Population Estimate : 55.29%
Female Population Estimate : 44.71%
Median Age : 43.4
Male Median Age : 39.6
Female Median Age : 47.2

White Population Estimate : 75.52%
Black Population Estimate : 21.63%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 6.72%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.83%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.02%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.06%
Other Population Estimate : 2.57%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of East Palatka specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Putnam County: About 8 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Putnam County: About 537 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Putnam County is about 53% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 46% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.