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Wakulla County, Florida

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Wakulla County, Florida
Population estimates, July 1, 2023, (V2023)
36,449
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2023, (V2023)
36,449
Population Estimates, July 1, 2022, (V2022)
35,169
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2023)
33,763
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2022)
33,763
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2023, (V2023)
8.0%
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2022, (V2022)
4.2%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 33,764
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 30,776
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.0%
Persons under 18 years, percent
20.7%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
16.7%
Female persons, percent
46.4%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
82.2%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
13.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.8%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
2.6%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
4.5%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
78.6%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2018-2022 2,698
Foreign born persons, percent, 2018-2022 2.7%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2022, (V2022) 14,598
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2018-2022 81.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2018-2022 $198,600
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2018-2022 $1,400
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2018-2022 $409
Median gross rent, 2018-2022 $1,041
Building permits, 2022 421
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2018-2022 11,932
Persons per household, 2018-2022 2.58
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2018-2022 90.6%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2018-2022 5.0%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2018-2022 94.8%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2018-2022 87.7%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2018-2022 88.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2018-2022 19.7%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2018-2022 8.3%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
12.7%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2018-2022 57.5%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2018-2022 57.7%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 32,644
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) D
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 8,246
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 236,500
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $7,378
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2018-2022 31.8
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2022 dollars), 2018-2022 $72,035
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2022 dollars), 2018-2022 $31,683
Persons in poverty, percent
11.7%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2021 479
Total employment, 2021 3,770
Total annual payroll, 2021 ($1,000) 139,816
Total employment, percent change, 2020-2021 2.4%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2021 2,537
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 403
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 254
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 337
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 285
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2020 55.7
Population per square mile, 2010 50.8
Land area in square miles, 2020 606.42
Land area in square miles, 2010 606.42
FIPS Code 12129
Value Notes

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QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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