Dixie County, Florida Population 2018

Dixie County, Florida's estimated population is 16,323 with a growth rate of -0.93% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Dixie County, Florida is the 58th largest county in Florida.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201716,6733502.14%
201716,323-154-0.93%
201616,4771260.77%
201516,3513171.98%
201416,034-46-0.29%
201316,080-72-0.45%
201216,152-251-1.53%
201116,40320.01%
201016,4015,81654.95%
199010,5852,83436.56%
19807,7512,27141.44%
19705,4801,00122.35%
19604,47955114.03%
19503,928-3,090-44.03%
19407,0185999.33%
19306,4190.00%

Dixie County, Florida Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White14,224
Black or African American1,167
Two or More Races545
Some Other Race218
Asian79
American Indian and Alaska Native67
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander23

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Dixie County, Florida Population Pyramid 2018

200400600800 Male Population200400600800 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Dixie County, Florida Median Age

47.6


Total

45.6


Male

49.7


Female

Dixie County, Florida Adults

There are 13,264 adults, (3,665 of whom are seniors) in Dixie County, Florida.

Dixie County, Florida Age Dependency

70

Age Dependency Ratio

38.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Dixie County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

7,275

44.57%

Male

9,048

55.43%

Dixie County, Florida Households and Families

Dixie County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Dixie County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.9%12.1%
All78.2%21.8%
Non Family72%28%
Male71.6%28.4%
Female61.6%38.4%

78.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dixie County, Florida Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,4312.378.2
Married3,0412.7787.9
Non Family2,2081.2372
Female7813.1561.6
Male4012.9571.6

2.74

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

11.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dixie County, Florida Households

Dixie County, Florida Education

Dixie County, Florida Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9948.08%
9th to 12th Grade1,57312.78%
High School Graduate5,40443.90%
Some College2,40119.51%
Associates Degree8116.59%
Bachelors Degree7826.35%
Graduate Degree3442.79%

Dixie County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,4968,495990
Black9056368
Multiple Races42529727
Hispanic40525761
Other Race7118
Asian504534
Native American28126
Islander2020

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 68.00%.

Dixie County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,926$31,494$26,061
Less Than High School$16,809$$16,581
High School Grad$30,181$33,404$22,381
Some College$25,804$30,650$22,403
Bachelors Degree$40,057$41,932$37,065
Graduate Degree$$89,219$

$29,926

Average Earnings

$31,494

Average Male

$26,061

Average Female

Dixie County, Florida Language

Dixie County, Florida Language by Age

Dixie County, Florida Language

95.92% of Dixie County, Florida residents speak only English, while 4.08% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.05% of the population.

Dixie County, Florida Poverty

Dixie County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,0782,83621.69%
Hispanic45328863.58%
Black59624140.44%
Other218218100.00%
Multiple4126215.05%
Native554174.55%
Islander23313.04%

23.66%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.63%

Male Poverty Rate

25.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dixie County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dixie County, Florida is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dixie County, Florida is Islander, with 13.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.53%.

Dixie County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School39.28%
High School16.82%
Some College15.01%
Bachelors or Greater4.05%

Dixie County, Florida Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed82.64%
Female Unemployed59.43%
Male Employed11.91%
Female Employed7.32%

Dixie County, Florida Income

Dixie County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,910$48,723
Families$42,023$53,851
Married Families$47,784$
Non Families$20,785$34,144

Dixie County, Florida Marital Status

Dixie County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.3%

Male Marriage Rate

49.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Dixie County, Florida Married by Age and Sex

Dixie County, Florida Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Dixie County, Florida Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Dixie County, Florida Veterans

Dixie County, Florida Veterans by War

1,801

Number of Veterans

1,727

Male Veterans

74

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam939
Korea315
First Gulf War156
Second Gulf War156
World War II55

Dixie County, Florida Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74608
55 to 64487
75+451
35 to 54218
18 to 3437

Dixie County, Florida Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,61213.82%
2 or More9922.97%
Black808.02%
Hispanic276.03%
Indian1035.71%

Dixie County, Florida Veterans by Education

11.80%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dixie County, Florida Employment Status

Dixie County, Florida Employment by Age

37.5%

Labor Force Participation

35.2%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Dixie County, Florida Employment by Race

Dixie County, Florida Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Dixie County, Florida

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Cross City17371710-27-1.55%
Horseshoe Beach16916900.00%
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