Lafayette County, Florida Population 2018

Lafayette County, Florida's estimated population is 8,451 with a growth rate of -3.33% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lafayette County, Florida is the 66th largest county in Florida.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20178,451-291-3.33%
20168,742881.02%
20168,654-1-0.01%
20158,655-186-2.10%
20148,841220.25%
20138,819260.30%
20128,793-7-0.08%
20118,800-10-0.11%
20108,8103,23257.94%
19905,5781,54338.24%
19804,0351,14339.52%
19702,89230.10%
19602,889-551-16.02%
19503,440-965-21.91%
19404,405441.01%
19304,361-1,881-30.13%
19206,242-468-6.97%
19106,7101,72334.55%
19004,9871,30135.30%
18903,6861,24551.00%
18802,44165836.90%
18701,783-285-13.78%
18602,0680.00%

Lafayette County, Florida Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,963
Black or African American1,485
Two or More Races177
Some Other Race99
American Indian and Alaska Native13
Asian5

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

Lafayette County, Florida Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12%14% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12%14% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Lafayette County, Florida Median Age

38.4


Total

36.7


Male

40.2


Female

Lafayette County, Florida Adults

There are 6,924 adults, (1,206 of which are seniors) in Lafayette County, Florida.

Lafayette County, Florida Age Dependency

52.9

Age Dependency Ratio

21.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Lafayette County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

3,727

42.63%

Male

5,015

57.37%

Lafayette County, Florida Households and Families

Lafayette County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lafayette County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married94.4%5.6%
All82.2%17.8%
Non Family76.7%23.3%
Female41.4%58.6%

82.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lafayette County, Florida Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3203.0482.2
Married1,2893.894.4
Non Family6871.2976.7
Female3093.3941.4
Male356.34100

3.64

Average Family Size

3.04

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lafayette County, Florida Households

Lafayette County, Florida Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5519.00%
9th to 12th Grade99316.23%
High School Graduate2,28537.34%
Some College1,14218.66%
Associates Degree3165.16%
Bachelors Degree4597.50%
Graduate Degree3746.11%

Lafayette County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,3483,471671
Black1,0206674
Hispanic685413153
Multiple Races138564
Other Race5717
Native American13
Asian555

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Lafayette County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,968$31,139$28,173
Less Than High School$31,832$31,232$42,552
High School Grad$30,263$30,872$13,036
Some College$24,708$26,739$23,258
Bachelors Degree$45,075$40,375$45,500
Graduate Degree$36,434$35,471$52,202

$30,968

Average Earnings

$31,139

Average Male

$28,173

Average Female

Lafayette County, Florida Language

Lafayette County, Florida Language by Age

Lafayette County, Florida Language

84.58% of Lafayette County, Florida residents speak only English, while 15.42% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.03% of the population.

Lafayette County, Florida Poverty

Lafayette County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,42166712.30%
Black67131847.39%
Hispanic90424126.66%
Other875057.47%
Multiple1474631.29%

18.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.09%

Male Poverty Rate

21.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lafayette County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lafayette County, Florida is Other, with 57.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lafayette County, Florida is White, with 12.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.65%.

Lafayette County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.44%
High School19.93%
Some College10.87%
Bachelors or Greater4.15%

Lafayette County, Florida Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed88.31%
Male Unemployed33.67%
Female Employed8.59%
Male Employed7.70%

Lafayette County, Florida Income

Lafayette County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,236$57,575
Families$44,531$67,112
Married Families$61,406$
Non Families$19,982$28,637

Lafayette County, Florida Marital Status

Lafayette County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.3%

Male Marriage Rate

50.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Lafayette County, Florida Married by Age and Sex

Lafayette 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.

Lafayette County, Florida Marital Status by Race

Lafayette County, Florida Veterans

Lafayette County, Florida Veterans by War

469

Number of Veterans

469

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam170
First Gulf War92
Korea60
World War II54
Second Gulf War49

Lafayette County, Florida Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74140
35 to 54119
75+114
55 to 6456
18 to 3440

Lafayette County, Florida Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4067.60%
Black594.49%
Hispanic192.40%
2 or More42.61%

Lafayette County, Florida Veterans by Education

7.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

71.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lafayette County, Florida Employment Status

Lafayette County, Florida Employment by Age

41.5%

Labor Force Participation

35.2%

Employment Rate

15%

Unemployment Rate

Lafayette County, Florida Employment by Race

Lafayette County, Florida Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Lafayette County, Florida

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Mayo12141232181.48%
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