is a city located in Flagler County, Florida
. As of the 2000
census, the city had a total population of 4,954.
Geography\nFlagler Beach is located at 29°28'27" North, 81°7'37" West (29.474079, -81.126987)1
According to the United States Census Bureau
, the city has a total area of 10.6 km²
). 9.5 km² (3.7 mi²) of it is land and 1.0 km² (0.4 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 9.80% water.
Demographics\nAs of the census
, there are 4,954 people, 2,535 households, and 1,493 families residing in the city. The population density
is 519.8/km² (1,345.1/mi²). There are 3,224 housing units at an average density of 338.3/km² (875.4/mi²). The racial makeup of the city is 97.86% White, 0.52% African American
, 0.22% Native American
, 0.57% Asian
, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.14% from other races, and 0.67% from two or more races. 1.84% of the population are Hispanic
of any race.
There are 2,535 households out of which 12.9% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.6% are married couples living together, 6.5% have a female householder with no husband present, and 41.1% are non-families. 33.8% of all households are made up of individuals and 16.9% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 1.95 and the average family size is 2.43.
In the city the population is spread out with 11.5% under the age of 18, 4.4% from 18 to 24, 20.0% from 25 to 44, 32.5% from 45 to 64, and 31.5% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 53 years. For every 100 females there are 92.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 91.2 males.
The median income for a household in the city is $37,917, and the median income for a family is $47,073. Males have a median income of $31,848 versus $30,132 for females. The per capita income for the city is $24,600. 10.9% of the population and 9.0% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 18.4% are under the age of 18 and 10.4% are 65 or older.