Florida Population, Area, and Density
The population of Florida is 19,893,297 people based on the U.S. Census Bureau's 2014 estimate. Florida is ranked number 3 out of 56 U.S. States and Territories in terms of highest population. This is 245.1% above the national average of 5,763,868 people.
The total area in Florida is 65,757.8 square miles. There state is 81.6% land and 18.5% water. The population density in Florida is 371.0 people per square mile (13th out of 56).
Population Density CalculationPopulation Density = Total Population ÷ Total Land Area
Population Density = 19,893,297 people ÷ 53,624.6 sq mi
Population Density = 371.0 people per sq mile
|Population||19,893,297 (3rd out of 56)||18,801,310 (4th out of 56)||15,982,378 (4th out of 56)|
|Difference||245.1% above avg||236.5% above avg||213.4% above avg|
|Total Area||65,757.8 mi2||170,312 km2||42,084,947 acres||(22nd out of 56)|
|Land Area||53,624.6 mi2||138,887 km2||34,319,672 acres||(81.6%)|
|Water Area||12,132.9 mi2||31,424 km2||7,765,028 acres||(18.5%)|
|National Average||4,821.4 mi2||12,487 km2||3,085,666 acres|
|Density (people per sq mi)||371.0 (13th out of 56)||350.6 (13th out of 56)||298.0 (14th out of 56)|
|Average (people per sq mi)||434.9||415.6||398.2|
|Difference||14.7% below avg||15.6% below avg||25.2% below avg|