Middle Keys

Referred to as the Heart of the Keys.

Welcome to Middle Keys

If you're looking for a slice of paradise in the Florida Keys, the Middle Keys might just be the perfect place for you. This area includes Marathon, Long Key, Duck Key, Key Colony, and Conch Key, and offers a unique blend of laid-back island living and modern amenities.

Marathon is the largest city in the Middle Keys and is home to a variety of attractions, including the Dolphin Research Center, the Turtle Hospital, and the Marathon Wild Bird Center. The area also boasts a range of shopping and dining options, as well as world-class fishing and boating opportunities.

Long Key is a more secluded island with fewer commercial developments, making it an ideal location for those who value peace and quiet. The island is home to Long Key State Park, which offers a range of recreational activities, including swimming, kayaking, and fishing.

Duck Key is a private island community that offers a luxurious lifestyle with access to golfing, fishing, and water sports. The area is also home to the Hawks Cay Resort, which offers high-end accommodations and a range of amenities, including a spa, multiple restaurants, and a marina.

Key Colony is a small island community that boasts a range of charming shops and restaurants, as well as a beautiful beach and a golf course. The area is also home to the Key Colony Beach Marina, which offers easy access to the ocean for boating enthusiasts.

Finally, Conch Key is a small island with a relaxed atmosphere that's perfect for those who want to get away from it all. The area offers excellent fishing opportunities and easy access to nearby attractions, such as the Dolphin Research Center and the Turtle Hospital.

Whether you're looking for a luxurious island lifestyle or a more secluded and laid-back atmosphere, the Middle Keys offer something for everyone. With a range of recreational activities, excellent healthcare facilities, and a strong sense of community, this area is an ideal destination for those who want to make the Florida Keys their home.

Overview for Middle Keys, FL

2,395 people live in Middle Keys, where the median age is 47.3 and the average individual income is $33,522. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

47.3 years

Median Age


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Average individual Income

Around Middle Keys, FL

There's plenty to do around Middle Keys, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

Walking Score
Very Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Paradise Flavors, Takeria la palapa, and Conch Custard.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $ 1.7 miles 60 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Dining 0.99 miles 45 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Dining 2.66 miles 56 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Shopping 3.35 miles 6 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Active 2.57 miles 17 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.82 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Middle Keys, FL

Middle Keys has 1,081 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Middle Keys do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 2,395 people call Middle Keys home. The population density is 1,568.46 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Median Age

55.41 / 44.59%

Men vs Women

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75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
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