Nassau County, Florida Population 2018

Nassau County, Florida's estimated population is 82,721 with a growth rate of 7.17% 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
201782,7215,5347.17%
201677,187-2,735-3.42%
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
White69,760
Black or African American4,948
Two or More Races968
Asian686
Some Other Race544
American Indian and Alaska Native276
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander5

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

Nassau 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

Nassau County, Florida Median Age

44.6


Total

43.6


Male

45.6


Female

Nassau County, Florida Adults

There are 61,364 adults, (15,360 of which are seniors) in Nassau County, Florida.

Nassau County, Florida Age Dependency

67.7

Age Dependency Ratio

33.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Nassau County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

39,048

50.59%

Male

38,139

49.41%

Nassau County, Florida Households and Families

Nassau County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Nassau County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.7%14.3%
All76.1%23.9%
Non Family67.3%32.7%
Male58.1%41.9%
Female57.6%42.4%

76.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Nassau County, Florida Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All29,2142.6276.1
Married16,4513.0385.7
Non Family8,0341.2567.3
Female3,1373.4457.6
Male1,5923.6158.1

3.05

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

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 Grade1,7293.10%
9th to 12th Grade3,3325.97%
High School Graduate19,45034.87%
Some College12,79722.95%
Associates Degree4,7858.58%
Bachelors Degree8,84715.86%
Graduate Degree4,8328.66%

Nassau County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White49,64345,47712,358
Black3,4382,974421
Hispanic1,7191,324475
Asian506497352
Other Race36625453
Multiple Races30229962
Native American1941373
Islander55

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 69.57%.

Nassau County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,156$42,268$30,423
Less Than High School$23,703$24,044$23,139
High School Grad$30,798$36,408$25,855
Some College$35,983$49,124$28,568
Bachelors Degree$50,125$53,475$42,000
Graduate Degree$54,591$81,683$43,258

$36,156

Average Earnings

$42,268

Average Male

$30,423

Average Female

Nassau County, Florida Language

Nassau County, Florida Language by Age

Nassau County, Florida Language

96.07% of Nassau County, Florida residents speak only English, while 3.93% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.50% of the population.

Nassau County, Florida Poverty

Nassau County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White66,8407,89911.82%
Black4,85587117.94%
Hispanic2,89978827.18%
Native27613950.36%
Multiple9289510.24%
Other5386411.90%
Asian686202.92%

12.71%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.98%

Male Poverty Rate

13.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nassau County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Nassau County, Florida is Native, with 50.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nassau County, Florida is Asian, with 2.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.04%.

Nassau County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.06%
High School12.45%
Some College7.52%
Bachelors or Greater4.86%

Nassau County, Florida Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.92%
Male Unemployed24.71%
Male Employed5.72%
Female Employed5.25%

Nassau County, Florida Income

Nassau County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,196$79,482
Families$67,203$90,058
Married Families$80,275$102,209
Non Families$34,490$46,823

Nassau County, Florida Marital Status

Nassau County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.6%

Male Marriage Rate

55.2%

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

Nassau County, Florida Veterans

Nassau County, Florida Veterans by War

8,384

Number of Veterans

7,833

Male Veterans

551

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,308
First Gulf War1,556
Second Gulf War1,258
Korea741
World War II351

Nassau County, Florida Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 742,455
35 to 541,957
75+1,798
55 to 641,595
18 to 34579

Nassau County, Florida Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7,75813.99%
Black53413.81%
Hispanic1788.96%
Other4911.67%
2 or More347.25%
Asian91.60%

Nassau County, Florida Veterans by Education

7.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nassau County, Florida Employment Status

Nassau County, Florida Employment by Age

57%

Labor Force Participation

52.2%

Employment Rate

7.6%

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