Golden Gate is a community
and census-designated place
(CDP) in Collier
County, Florida, United States.
The population was 20,951 as recorded in
the 2000 census. It is part of the Naples–Marco
Golden Gate is located at (26.185290, -81.703623) .
According to the United
States Census Bureau
, the CDP has a total area of
4.1 square miles (10.5 km²), of which, 4.0 square
miles (10.5 km²) of it is land and 0.04 square miles
(0.1 km²) of it (0.98%) is water.
As of the census
of 2000, there were 20,951
people, 6,518 households, and 5,012 families residing in the CDP.
The population density
5,190.7 people per square mile (2,002.3/km²). There were 7,010
housing units at an average density of 1,736.8/sq mi
(669.9/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 77.00% White
, 10.15% African American
, 0.12% Pacific Islander
, 7.34% from
, and 4.31%
from two or more races. Hispanic
of any race were 37.14% of the
There were 6,518 households out of which 44.6% had children under
the age of 18 living with them, 54.6% were married couples
living together, 13.7% had a female
householder with no husband present, and 23.1% were non-families.
14.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 3.7% had
someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average
household size was 3.21 and the average family size was 3.44.
In the CDP the population was spread out with 30.1% under the age
of 18, 11.6% from 18 to 24, 36.0% from 25 to 44, 16.1% from 45 to
64, and 6.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was
30 years. For every 100 females there were 111.7 males. For every
100 females age 18 and over, there were 114.0 males.
The median income for a household in the CDP was $42,295, and the
median income for a family was $41,774. Males had a median income
of $28,630 versus $22,911 for females. The per capita income
for the CDP was $15,923.
About 11.4% of families and 14.1% of the population were below the
, including 18.0% of those
under age 18 and 9.9% of those age 65 or over.