Dixie County, Florida Population 2018

Dixie County, Florida's estimated population is 16,673 with a growth rate of 3.66% 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
201716,6735893.66%
201616,084-393-2.39%
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
White14,097
Black or African American1,220
Two or More Races487
Some Other Race115
Asian65
American Indian and Alaska Native65
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander35

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Dixie County, Florida Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Dixie County, Florida Median Age

46.3


Total

44.1


Male

49.3


Female

Dixie County, Florida Adults

There are 13,076 adults, (3,490 of which are seniors) in Dixie County, Florida.

Dixie County, Florida Age Dependency

67.8

Age Dependency Ratio

36.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Dixie County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

7,305

45.42%

Male

8,779

54.58%

Dixie County, Florida Households and Families

Dixie County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dixie County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.3%15.7%
All77.4%22.6%
Non Family75.1%24.9%
Male71.7%28.3%
Female61.4%38.6%

77.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dixie County, Florida Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,2212.3477.4
Married2,7842.8484.3
Non Family2,3371.2375.1
Female7783.4961.4
Male3223.2671.7

2.89

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

10.2%

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 Grade1,0158.44%
9th to 12th Grade1,65813.79%
High School Graduate5,19643.22%
Some College2,63221.90%
Associates Degree7516.25%
Bachelors Degree5744.77%
Graduate Degree1951.62%

Dixie County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,2908,169600
Black86759914
Hispanic41825489
Multiple Races36926738
Asian443723
Other Race3612
Islander3535
Native American33225

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 52.27%.

Dixie County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,482$29,726$22,912
Less Than High School$21,136$23,750$16,211
High School Grad$26,890$31,465$21,538
Some College$22,917$29,597$21,536
Bachelors Degree$46,875$40,982$58,015
Graduate Degree$67,750$90,625$46,250

$26,482

Average Earnings

$29,726

Average Male

$22,912

Average Female

Dixie County, Florida Language

Dixie County, Florida Language by Age

Dixie County, Florida Language

95.94% of Dixie County, Florida residents speak only English, while 4.06% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.84% of the population.

Dixie County, Florida Poverty

Dixie County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,8772,61720.32%
Black69523433.67%
Hispanic38917244.22%
Other11510389.57%
Multiple3965213.13%
Native553461.82%

21.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.10%

Male Poverty Rate

23.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dixie County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dixie County, Florida is Other, with 89.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dixie County, Florida is Multiple, with 13.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.80%.

Dixie County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.41%
High School16.83%
Some College12.74%
Bachelors or Greater6.26%

Dixie County, Florida Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed71.30%
Female Unemployed55.49%
Male Employed9.22%
Female Employed6.52%

Dixie County, Florida Income

Dixie County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,634$46,132
Families$39,819$50,557
Married Families$46,220$
Non Families$21,980$35,587

Dixie County, Florida Marital Status

Dixie County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.9%

Male Marriage Rate

45.9%

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 45To54.

Dixie County, Florida Marital Status by Race

Dixie County, Florida Veterans

Dixie County, Florida Veterans by War

1,601

Number of Veterans

1,550

Male Veterans

51

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam809
Korea212
First Gulf War93
World War II72
Second Gulf War70

Dixie County, Florida Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74601
55 to 64445
75+349
35 to 54190
18 to 3416

Dixie County, Florida Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,49712.97%
2 or More5013.33%
Black424.12%
Hispanic367.35%
Indian1236.36%

Dixie County, Florida Veterans by Education

13.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dixie County, Florida Employment Status

Dixie County, Florida Employment by Age

39.3%

Labor Force Participation

37.2%

Employment Rate

5.3%

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