Santa Rosa County, Florida Population 2018

Santa Rosa County, Florida's estimated population is 174,272 with a growth rate of 6.33% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Santa Rosa County, Florida is the 30th largest county in Florida.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017174,27210,3696.33%
2016163,903-6,160-3.62%
2016170,0633,6982.22%
2015166,3653,5972.21%
2014162,7682,3471.46%
2013160,4212,2161.40%
2012158,2052,4781.59%
2011155,7272,8161.84%
2010152,91171,30387.37%
199081,60825,62045.76%
198055,98818,24748.35%
197037,7418,19427.73%
196029,54710,99359.25%
195018,5542,46915.35%
194016,0852,00214.22%
193014,0834133.02%
192013,670-1,227-8.24%
191014,8974,60444.73%
190010,2932,33229.29%
18907,9611,31619.80%
18806,6453,333100.63%
18703,312-2,168-39.56%
18605,4802,59790.08%
18502,8830.00%

Santa Rosa County, Florida Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White140,972
Black or African American9,412
Two or More Races7,459
Asian3,063
Some Other Race1,914
American Indian and Alaska Native817
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander266

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

Santa Rosa 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

Santa Rosa County, Florida Median Age

39.5


Total

37.8


Male

41.4


Female

Santa Rosa County, Florida Adults

There are 126,861 adults, (23,602 of which are seniors) in Santa Rosa County, Florida.

Santa Rosa County, Florida Age Dependency

58.7

Age Dependency Ratio

22.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Santa Rosa County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

79,991

48.80%

Male

83,912

51.20%

Santa Rosa County, Florida Households and Families

Santa Rosa County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Santa Rosa County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.5%18.5%
All73.1%26.9%
Non Family63.7%36.3%
Female57%43%
Male56.8%43.2%

73.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Santa Rosa County, Florida Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All59,4552.6673.1
Married34,6893.1481.5
Non Family15,7781.3163.7
Female6,7093.1457
Male2,2793.1856.8

3.07

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Santa Rosa County, Florida Households

Santa Rosa County, Florida Education

Santa Rosa County, Florida Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,6762.37%
9th to 12th Grade8,4117.46%
High School Graduate30,84427.35%
Some College26,46223.46%
Associates Degree14,06012.47%
Bachelors Degree20,30118.00%
Graduate Degree10,0238.89%

Santa Rosa County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White96,06987,99426,798
Black6,5514,8581,037
Hispanic4,6683,9181,182
Multiple Races2,7932,529826
Asian2,4902,186603
Other Race1,198905194
Native American62651484
Islander18918963

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 33.33%.

Santa Rosa County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,902$44,669$27,499
Less Than High School$18,216$21,383$14,416
High School Grad$27,175$32,905$21,239
Some College$33,931$44,545$25,777
Bachelors Degree$48,757$62,483$37,118
Graduate Degree$64,960$84,383$50,385

$35,902

Average Earnings

$44,669

Average Male

$27,499

Average Female

Santa Rosa County, Florida Language

Santa Rosa County, Florida Language by Age

Santa Rosa County, Florida Language

94.17% of Santa Rosa County, Florida residents speak only English, while 5.83% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.60% of the population.

Santa Rosa County, Florida Poverty

Santa Rosa County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White132,97514,57310.96%
Multiple7,0561,73924.65%
Hispanic7,7541,57420.30%
Black6,9501,35519.50%
Other1,73942424.38%
Asian3,0312327.65%
Native78519725.10%

12.29%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.98%

Male Poverty Rate

13.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Santa Rosa County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Santa Rosa County, Florida is Native, with 25.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Santa Rosa County, Florida is Asian, with 7.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.13%.

Santa Rosa County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.42%
High School12.39%
Some College8.66%
Bachelors or Greater2.77%

Santa Rosa County, Florida Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.44%
Male Unemployed33.31%
Female Employed7.91%
Male Employed5.13%

Santa Rosa County, Florida Income

Santa Rosa County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$60,652$76,378
Families$68,185$84,955
Married Families$78,297$95,087
Non Families$35,743$48,584

Santa Rosa County, Florida Marital Status

Santa Rosa County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.6%

Male Marriage Rate

55.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Santa Rosa County, Florida Married by Age and Sex

Santa Rosa 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.

Santa Rosa County, Florida Marital Status by Race

Santa Rosa County, Florida Veterans

Santa Rosa County, Florida Veterans by War

22,937

Number of Veterans

20,175

Male Veterans

2,762

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
First Gulf War8,600
Vietnam7,274
Second Gulf War6,295
Korea1,312
World War II406

Santa Rosa County, Florida Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 548,240
55 to 645,472
65 to 744,348
75+2,896
18 to 341,981

Santa Rosa County, Florida Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White20,68819.36%
Black1,35717.97%
Hispanic76213.86%
2 or More43011.75%
Asian2087.78%
Other1178.65%
Indian9113.13%
Hawaiian4621.40%

Santa Rosa County, Florida Veterans by Education

6.01%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Santa Rosa County, Florida Employment Status

Santa Rosa County, Florida Employment by Age

59.2%

Labor Force Participation

52.3%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Santa Rosa County, Florida Employment by Race

Santa Rosa County, Florida Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Santa Rosa County, Florida

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Milton88269839101311.48%
Gulf Breeze5763646670312.20%
Jay5335905710.69%
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