Nassau County, Florida Population 2018

Nassau County, Florida's estimated population is 82,721 with a growth rate of 3.50% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Nassau County, Florida is the 37th largest county in Florida.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201778,435-4,286-5.18%
201782,7212,7993.50%
201679,9222,0312.61%
201577,8911,6492.16%
201476,2428451.12%
201375,3978761.18%
201274,5213750.51%
201174,1466260.85%
201073,52029,57967.32%
199043,94111,04733.58%
198032,89412,26859.48%
197020,6263,43720.00%
196017,1894,37834.17%
195012,8111,98518.34%
194010,8261,45115.48%
19309,375-1,965-17.33%
192011,3408157.74%
191010,5258719.02%
19009,6541,36016.40%
18908,2941,65925.00%
18806,6352,38856.23%
18704,24760316.55%
18603,6441,48068.39%
18502,16427214.38%
18401,89238125.22%
18301,5110.00%

Nassau County, Florida Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White70,888
Black or African American4,913
Two or More Races905
Asian716
Some Other Race698
American Indian and Alaska Native310
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander5

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

Nassau County, Florida Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,5002,0002,5003,0003,500 Male Population5001,0001,5002,0002,5003,0003,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Nassau County, Florida Median Age

44.9


Total

43.6


Male

45.9


Female

Nassau County, Florida Adults

There are 62,503 adults, (15,988 of whom are seniors) in Nassau County, Florida.

Nassau County, Florida Age Dependency

68.6

Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Nassau County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

39,729

50.65%

Male

38,706

49.35%

Nassau County, Florida Households and Families

Nassau County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Nassau County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.1%11.9%
All77.8%22.2%
Non Family68.5%31.5%
Female58.8%41.2%
Male53.8%46.2%

77.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Nassau County, Florida Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All30,4542.5577.8
Married17,2962.9888.1
Non Family8,2891.268.5
Female3,0413.2558.8
Male1,8283.4353.8

2.96

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Nassau County, Florida Households

Nassau County, Florida Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,8183.19%
9th to 12th Grade3,1055.46%
High School Graduate18,78233.00%
Some College12,69122.30%
Associates Degree5,0598.89%
Bachelors Degree9,93117.45%
Graduate Degree5,5289.71%

Nassau County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White50,70346,64013,972
Black3,3432,896546
Hispanic1,7921,422506
Asian513513346
Other Race400318112
Multiple Races29729463
Native American2331814
Islander55

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 67.45%.

Nassau County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,617$47,441$30,691
Less Than High School$23,897$24,717$21,299
High School Grad$31,307$37,563$26,357
Some College$36,785$49,985$29,840
Bachelors Degree$52,225$59,960$41,746
Graduate Degree$61,316$92,368$44,402

$37,617

Average Earnings

$47,441

Average Male

$30,691

Average Female

Nassau County, Florida Language

Nassau County, Florida Language by Age

Nassau County, Florida Language

95.41% of Nassau County, Florida residents speak only English, while 4.59% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.79% of the population.

Nassau County, Florida Poverty

Nassau County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White68,0466,93110.19%
Black4,7901,00721.02%
Hispanic2,93971724.40%
Native31016151.94%
Other69213920.09%
Multiple88211913.49%

11.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.29%

Male Poverty Rate

12.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nassau County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Nassau County, Florida is Native, with 51.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nassau County, Florida is White, with 10.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.07%.

Nassau County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.68%
High School11.06%
Some College7.37%
Bachelors or Greater4.70%

Nassau County, Florida Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.06%
Male Unemployed24.09%
Female Employed5.91%
Male Employed5.11%

Nassau County, Florida Income

Nassau County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$64,294$83,931
Families$73,314$94,381
Married Families$85,796$107,112
Non Families$36,496$50,798

Nassau County, Florida Marital Status

Nassau County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.5%

Male Marriage Rate

56.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Nassau County, Florida Married by Age and Sex

Nassau 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.

Nassau County, Florida Marital Status by Race


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

Nassau County, Florida Veterans

Nassau County, Florida Veterans by War

8,638

Number of Veterans

8,020

Male Veterans

618

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,305
First Gulf War1,678
Second Gulf War1,535
Korea642
World War II246

Nassau County, Florida Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 742,418
35 to 542,166
75+1,805
55 to 641,626
18 to 34623

Nassau County, Florida Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8,05914.25%
Black52213.70%
Hispanic1547.52%
2 or More4010.20%
Other173.29%

Nassau County, Florida Veterans by Education

9.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nassau County, Florida Employment Status

Nassau County, Florida Employment by Age

57.7%

Labor Force Participation

53.8%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Nassau County, Florida Employment by Race

Nassau County, Florida Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Nassau County, Florida

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Fernandina Beach11584124598757.55%
Hilliard30863143571.85%
Callahan1123127915613.89%
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