Manasota Key, Florida
|Manasota Key, Florida|
|— CDP —|
|Charlotte County and the state of Florida|
|• Total||2.8 sq mi (7.1 km2)|
|• Land||1.1 sq mi (2.8 km2)|
|• Water||1.7 sq mi (4.3 km2)|
|Elevation||0 ft (0 m)|
|• Density||480.4/sq mi (189.4/km2)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|GNIS feature ID||1867173|
Manasota Key is located at (26.9260, -82.3596).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 2.7 square miles (7.0 km2), of which, 1.1 square miles (2.8 km2) of it is land and 1.7 square miles (4.4 km2) of it (61.03%) is water.
As of the census of 2000, there were 1,345 people, 769 households, and 459 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 1,263.2 people per square mile (489.9/km²). There were 1,867 housing units at an average density of 1,753.4/sq mi (680.0/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 99.26% White, 0.15% African American, 0.30% Asian, 0.22% from other races, and 0.07% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.97% of the population.
Notable residents 
- Tim McGraw - Country singer; reportedly[who?] purchased a waterfront mansion here
- Bobby Vinton - Pop Singer; has an estate on the Sarasota County portion of Manasota Key.
- Donna Summer - Singer/Songwriter; lived, and died, on Manasota Key.
There were 769 households out of which 3.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.0% were married couples living together, 2.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 40.3% were non-families. 35.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 23.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 1.75 and the average family size was 2.16.
In the CDP the population was spread out with 3.9% under the age of 18, 1.1% from 18 to 24, 8.1% from 25 to 44, 32.5% from 45 to 64, and 54.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 67 years. For every 100 females there were 83.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 82.1 males.
The median income for a household in the CDP was $44,071, and the median income for a family was $57,059. Males had a median income of $58,750 versus $36,607 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $40,759. None of the families and 4.7% of the population were living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and 6.1% of those over 64.
- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.