Alachua County Population 2018

Alachua County's estimated population is 266,944 with a growth rate of 0.98% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Alachua County is the 23rd largest county in Florida.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017266,9442,6030.98%
2016264,3414,8161.86%
2015259,5253,7161.45%
2014255,8093,1051.23%
2013252,7041,0500.42%
2012251,6541,8220.73%
2011249,8322,2260.90%
2010247,60666,01036.35%
1990181,59630,24819.99%
1980151,34846,58444.47%
1970104,76430,69041.43%
196074,07417,04829.90%
195057,02618,41947.71%
194038,6074,24212.34%
193034,3652,6768.44%
192031,689-2,616-7.63%
191034,3052,0606.39%
190032,2459,31140.60%
189022,9346,47239.31%
188016,462-866-5.00%
187017,3289,096110.50%
18608,2325,708226.15%
18502,52424210.60%
18402,282783.54%
18302,2040.00%

Alachua County Population Growth

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Alachua County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White182,48268.36%
Black or African American53,52620.05%
Asian15,3905.77%
Two or More Races6,9452.60%
American Indian and Alaska Native8680.33%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1910.07%

Alachua County Population Pyramid

0k5k10k15k20k Male Population0k5k10k15k20k Female Population8580757065605550454035302520151050
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990