What you need to know about Key West, FL

Key West is located in Monroe County, Florida. The population is 72% White, 9% Black, 1% Asian and 1% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 2% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 17% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $54,306 and the median home value is $430,900. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Key West, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Key West has a Walk Score ® of 63.


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Homes Owned 43.92%
43.92% Complete
Homes Rented 56.08%
56.08% Complete

Real Estate

In Key West, Florida

Ready to move to Key West? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Key West.

Median Home Price

Higher than the state average


In Key West, Florida

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Key West rates.

Median Household Income

Higher than the national average


In Key West, Florida

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Key West.


Most residents are
35-44 Years old


In Key West, Florida

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Key West.


Bachelor’s Degree 31%
31% Complete
Graduated High School 91%
91% Complete

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