Escambia County, Florida Population 2019

Escambia County, Florida's estimated population is 313,258 with a growth rate of 0.55% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Escambia County, Florida is the 21st largest county in Florida.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018315,5342,2760.73%
2017313,2581,7210.55%
2016311,5372,2050.71%
2015309,3321,3810.45%
2014307,9511,2740.42%
2013306,6773,2801.08%
2012303,3974,0401.35%
2011299,3571,3180.44%
2010298,03935,24113.41%
1990262,79829,00412.41%
1980233,79428,46013.86%
1970205,33431,50518.12%
1960173,82961,12354.23%
1950112,70638,03950.94%
194074,66721,07339.32%
193053,5944,2088.52%
192049,38611,35729.86%
191038,0299,71634.32%
190028,3138,12540.25%
189020,1888,03266.07%
188012,1564,33955.51%
18707,8172,04935.52%
18605,7681,41732.57%
18504,3513588.97%
18403,99360717.93%
18303,3860.00%

Escambia County, Florida Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White211,815
Black or African American67,398
Two or More Races16,143
Asian9,050
Some Other Race3,739
American Indian and Alaska Native1,411
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander368

Escambia County, Florida Population Pyramid 2019

Escambia County, Florida Median Age

37


Total

34.8


Male

39.3


Female

Escambia County, Florida Adults

There are 244,787 adults, (49,098 of whom are seniors) in Escambia County, Florida.

Escambia County, Florida Age Dependency

58.4

Age Dependency Ratio

25.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Escambia County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

156,090

50.36%

Male

153,834

49.64%

Escambia County, Florida Households and Families

Escambia County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Escambia County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.5%21.5%
All60.9%39.1%
Male53.4%46.6%
Female49%51%
Non Family47.9%52.1%

60.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All117,8362.4760.9
Married48,5523.1678.5
Non Family48,0381.2847.9
Female15,1343.749
Male6,1123.3553.4

3.21

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Escambia County, Florida Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,1422.50%
9th to 12th Grade14,3206.95%
High School Graduate56,23127.30%
Some College47,55623.08%
Associates Degree29,29014.22%
Bachelors Degree35,43817.20%
Graduate Degree18,0278.75%

Escambia County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White143,422134,35842,808
Black41,50235,0165,230
Hispanic8,9817,2822,221
Asian6,2594,9011,753
Multiple Races5,4454,6121,441
Other Race1,8821,266332
Native American1,04187884
Islander21311547

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.68%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 29.85%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,081$36,945$27,850
Less Than High School$19,274$21,168$16,611
High School Grad$25,829$30,886$19,597
Some College$30,961$35,696$28,193
Bachelors Degree$42,069$52,092$35,953
Graduate Degree$54,024$67,332$46,533

$32,081

Average Earnings

$36,945

Average Male

$27,850

Average Female

Escambia County, Florida Language

Escambia County, Florida Language by Age

Escambia County, Florida Language

93.03% of Escambia County, Florida residents speak only English, while 6.97% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.84% of the population.

Escambia County, Florida Poverty

Escambia County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White190,46818,0069.45%
Black63,42216,81126.51%
Multiple14,8963,61024.23%
Hispanic14,5623,38023.21%
Other3,1271,28040.93%
Asian8,24293811.38%
Islander32917553.19%
Native1,26012910.24%

14.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.96%

Male Poverty Rate

15.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Escambia County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Escambia County, Florida is Islander, with 53.19% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Escambia County, Florida is White, with 9.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.59%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.87%
High School13.11%
Some College8.31%
Bachelors or Greater4.02%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.75%
Male Unemployed29.31%
Female Employed8.02%
Male Employed6.11%

Escambia County, Florida Income

Escambia County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,361$63,188
Families$59,598$76,924
Married Families$71,263$89,482
Non Families$32,441$41,708

Escambia County, Florida Marital Status

Escambia County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.3%

Male Marriage Rate

39.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Escambia County, Florida Married by Age and Sex

Escambia County, Florida Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Escambia County, Florida Marital Status by Race

Escambia County, Florida Veterans

33,692

Number of Veterans

29,370

Male Veterans

4,322

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam12,932
First Gulf War11,125
Second Gulf War8,144
Korea2,207
World War II830

Escambia County, Florida Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White24,90114.85%
Black6,78713.93%
Hispanic1,25712.01%
2 or More80210.11%
Asian75710.41%
Indian27323.47%
Other1325.27%
Hawaiian4016.81%

Escambia County, Florida Veterans by Education

6.44%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Escambia County, Florida Employment Status

61.1%

Labor Force Participation

53.2%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Escambia County, Florida

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Pensacola519695377918103.48%
Century16981786885.18%
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