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Cudjoe Key, Florida
An aerial view of the Venture Out resort, on the southeast side of Cudjoe Key, in 1983
An aerial view of the Venture Out resort, on the southeast side of Cudjoe Key, in 1983
Location in Monroe County and the state of Florida
Location in Monroe County and the state of Florida
U.S. Census Bureau map showing CDP boundaries
U.S. Census Bureau map showing CDP boundaries
Country  United States
State  Florida
County  Monroe
Area
 • Total 10.45 sq mi (27.07 km2)
 • Land 5.17 sq mi (13.40 km2)
 • Water 5.28 sq mi (13.67 km2)
Elevation
0 ft (0 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 2,019
 • Density 390.22/sq mi (150.66/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
33042
Area code(s) 305
FIPS code 12-15862
GNIS feature ID 1867131

Cudjoe Key is a census-designated place and unincorporated community in Monroe County, Florida, United States, on an island of the same name in the lower Florida Keys. As of the 2000 census, the CDP had a total population of 1,695.

Geography

Cudjoe Key is located at 24°39′51″N 81°28′56″W / 24.66417°N 81.48222°W / 24.66417; -81.48222 (24.664298, -81.482339).

U.S. 1 (or the Overseas Highway) crosses the key at approximately mile markers 20.5 – 23, between Summerland and Sugarloaf Keys.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 14.6 km2 (5.6 mi2), of which 13.6 km2 (5.2 mi2) is land and 1.0 km2 (0.4 mi2) (6.93%) is water.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
2020 2,019
U.S. Decennial Census

As of the census of 2000, there were 1,695 people, 799 households, and 541 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 124.9/km2 (323.6/mi2). There were 1,482 housing units at an average density of 109.2/km2 (282.9/mi2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 96.22% White, 0.88% African American, 0.47% Native American, 0.88% Asian, 0.12% Pacific Islander, 0.71% from other races, and 0.71% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 5.66% of the population.

There were 799 households, out of which 15.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.0% were married couples living together, 3.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.2% were non-families. 21.7% of all households were made up of individuals, and 7.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.12 and the average family size was 2.43.

In the CDP, the population was spread out, with 12.2% under the age of 18, 3.7% from 18 to 24, 27.1% from 25 to 44, 38.8% from 45 to 64, and 18.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 48 years. For every 100 females, there were 108.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 109.4 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $57,500, and the median income for a family was $59,883. Males had a median income of $36,094 versus $31,250 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $27,085. About 4.4% of families and 5.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 5.7% of those under age 18 and 5.4% of those age 65 or over.

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