Holmes County, Florida Population 2018

Holmes County, Florida's estimated population is 19,558 with a growth rate of -0.06% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Holmes County, Florida is the 55th largest county in Florida.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201719,558-11-0.06%
201619,5691620.83%
201619,4071230.64%
201519,284-286-1.46%
201419,570-28-0.14%
201319,598-97-0.49%
201219,695-144-0.73%
201119,839-6-0.03%
201019,8454,06725.78%
199015,7781,0557.17%
198014,7234,00337.34%
197010,720-124-1.14%
196010,844-3,144-22.48%
195013,988-1,459-9.45%
194015,4472,52319.52%
193012,924740.58%
192012,8501,29311.19%
191011,5573,79548.89%
19007,7623,42679.01%
18904,3362,16699.82%
18802,17059838.04%
18701,57218613.42%
18601,38618115.02%
18501,2050.00%

Holmes County, Florida Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White17,310
Black or African American1,562
Two or More Races427
American Indian and Alaska Native118
Asian66
Some Other Race58
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander28

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

Holmes County, Florida Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Holmes County, Florida Median Age

42.3


Total

38.6


Male

46.2


Female

Holmes County, Florida Adults

There are 15,636 adults, (3,699 of which are seniors) in Holmes County, Florida.

Holmes County, Florida Age Dependency

63.9

Age Dependency Ratio

30.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Holmes County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

9,106

46.53%

Male

10,463

53.47%

Holmes County, Florida Households and Families

Holmes County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Holmes County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.5%11.5%
All79.8%20.2%
Non Family74.3%25.7%
Female69.4%30.6%
Male49.5%50.5%

79.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Holmes County, Florida Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,8092.679.8
Married3,4663.0988.5
Non Family2,2471.1774.3
Female7753.8469.4
Male3214.2649.5

3.19

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Holmes County, Florida Households

Holmes County, Florida Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9436.78%
9th to 12th Grade2,08114.96%
High School Graduate5,23637.64%
Some College3,24223.31%
Associates Degree6924.97%
Bachelors Degree1,1548.30%
Graduate Degree5624.04%

Holmes County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,2569,7271,608
Black96466230
Multiple Races32521438
Hispanic21014945
Native American1181044
Asian666232
Other Race2814
Islander85

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 93.94%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 48.48%.

Holmes County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,173$31,650$24,764
Less Than High School$20,147$23,906$17,344
High School Grad$25,371$31,671$20,379
Some College$26,330$31,452$23,987
Bachelors Degree$42,908$44,653$41,731
Graduate Degree$44,167$54,881$41,806

$27,173

Average Earnings

$31,650

Average Male

$24,764

Average Female

Holmes County, Florida Language

Holmes County, Florida Language by Age

Holmes County, Florida Language

97.73% of Holmes County, Florida residents speak only English, while 2.27% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.58% of the population.

Holmes County, Florida Poverty

Holmes County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,2624,14425.48%
Black65124637.79%
Hispanic1157968.70%
Multiple3816918.11%
Other544583.33%
Islander282589.29%
Asian561526.79%
Native118119.32%

25.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.43%

Male Poverty Rate

27.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Holmes County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Holmes County, Florida is Islander, with 89.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Holmes County, Florida is Native, with 9.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.82%.

Holmes County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.11%
Some College20.66%
High School19.75%
Bachelors or Greater12.11%

Holmes County, Florida Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed65.68%
Female Unemployed51.00%
Male Employed12.29%
Female Employed10.91%

Holmes County, Florida Income

Holmes County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,437$47,684
Families$46,447$55,630
Married Families$52,747$
Non Families$16,392$28,685

Holmes County, Florida Marital Status

Holmes County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.2%

Male Marriage Rate

50.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Holmes County, Florida Married by Age and Sex

Holmes 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 35To44.

Holmes County, Florida Marital Status by Race

Holmes County, Florida Veterans

Holmes County, Florida Veterans by War

1,805

Number of Veterans

1,702

Male Veterans

103

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam843
First Gulf War270
Korea244
Second Gulf War103
World War II60

Holmes County, Florida Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74567
55 to 64463
75+430
35 to 54269
18 to 3476

Holmes County, Florida Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,66712.12%
Black695.49%
Indian3428.81%
Hispanic228.66%
2 or More164.51%
Asian1015.15%
Other932.14%

Holmes County, Florida Veterans by Education

14.21%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Holmes County, Florida Employment Status

Holmes County, Florida Employment by Age

46.4%

Labor Force Participation

40.2%

Employment Rate

13.1%

Unemployment Rate

Holmes County, Florida Employment by Race

Holmes County, Florida Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Holmes County, Florida

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Bonifay28052750-55-1.96%
Ponce de Leon573555-18-3.14%
Esto364357-7-1.92%
Westville289278-11-3.81%
Noma211207-4-1.90%
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