Sumter County, Florida Population 2018

Sumter County, Florida's estimated population is 125,165 with a growth rate of 10.19% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sumter County, Florida is the 34th largest county in Florida.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017125,16511,57610.19%
2016113,589-8,532-6.99%
2016122,1214,9114.19%
2015117,2104,8764.34%
2014112,3345,3925.04%
2013106,9425,2445.16%
2012101,6983,7223.80%
201197,9763,6973.92%
201094,27962,702198.57%
199031,5777,30530.10%
198024,2729,43363.57%
197014,8392,97025.02%
196011,8695394.76%
195011,3302892.62%
194011,0413973.73%
193010,6442,79335.58%
19207,8511,15517.25%
19106,6965098.23%
19006,18782415.36%
18905,36367714.45%
18804,6861,73458.74%
18702,9521,40390.57%
18601,5490.00%

Sumter County, Florida Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White100,709
Black or African American9,417
Two or More Races1,565
Some Other Race1,098
Asian397
American Indian and Alaska Native354
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander49

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

Sumter County, Florida Population Pyramid 2018

0%5%10%15%20% Male Population0%5%10%15%20% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Sumter County, Florida Median Age

66


Total

65.5


Male

66.4


Female

Sumter County, Florida Adults

There are 105,070 adults, (60,316 of which are seniors) in Sumter County, Florida.

Sumter County, Florida Age Dependency

154

Age Dependency Ratio

134.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

19.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Sumter County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

56,163

49.44%

Male

57,426

50.56%

Sumter County, Florida Households and Families

Sumter County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sumter County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married94.7%5.3%
All90.2%9.8%
Non Family85.2%14.8%
Female69.8%30.2%
Male69.1%30.9%

90.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sumter County, Florida Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All49,3622.1190.2
Married30,7562.3694.7
Non Family15,6851.1985.2
Female2,2034.1169.8
Male7185.1869.1

2.51

Average Family Size

2.11

Average Household Size

3.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sumter County, Florida Households

Sumter County, Florida Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,8172.78%
9th to 12th Grade6,7686.69%
High School Graduate30,71830.35%
Some College22,81122.54%
Associates Degree7,9167.82%
Bachelors Degree17,41717.21%
Graduate Degree12,76012.61%

Sumter County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White88,33681,86728,948
Black7,4415,573424
Hispanic4,4833,395464
Multiple Races858737231
Other Race67145035
Asian34323861
Native American24621266
Islander124

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.68%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 32.77%.

Sumter County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,483$24,067$21,297
Less Than High School$18,194$20,066$17,780
High School Grad$19,367$21,438$14,768
Some College$22,855$26,239$21,402
Bachelors Degree$40,496$39,604$40,725
Graduate Degree$37,112$43,667$35,213

$22,483

Average Earnings

$24,067

Average Male

$21,297

Average Female

Sumter County, Florida Language

Sumter County, Florida Language by Age

Sumter County, Florida Language

93.62% of Sumter County, Florida residents speak only English, while 6.38% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.29% of the population.

Sumter County, Florida Poverty

Sumter County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White93,4317,7128.25%
Black5,1691,40427.16%
Hispanic3,8831,12829.05%
Other68310815.81%
Multiple1,086928.47%
Native302268.61%
Asian340154.41%

9.94%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.79%

Male Poverty Rate

10.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sumter County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sumter County, Florida is Hispanic, with 29.05% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sumter County, Florida is Asian, with 4.41% 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 9.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.51%.

Sumter County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.69%
High School9.91%
Some College7.28%
Bachelors or Greater4.69%

Sumter County, Florida Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed31.60%
Female Unemployed29.36%
Female Employed7.27%
Male Employed6.35%

Sumter County, Florida Income

Sumter County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,594$67,844
Families$63,025$79,019
Married Families$66,083$
Non Families$30,855$43,335

Sumter County, Florida Marital Status

Sumter County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.2%

Male Marriage Rate

61.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Sumter County, Florida Married by Age and Sex

Sumter 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 55To64.

Sumter County, Florida Marital Status by Race

Sumter County, Florida Veterans

Sumter County, Florida Veterans by War

19,038

Number of Veterans

18,069

Male Veterans

969

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam9,181
Korea3,361
First Gulf War1,619
World War II922
Second Gulf War739

Sumter County, Florida Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 748,675
75+6,905
55 to 641,930
35 to 541,232
18 to 34296

Sumter County, Florida Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White18,41519.53%
Black4495.43%
Hispanic3967.83%
2 or More13213.15%
Indian208.13%
Asian123.27%
Hawaiian853.33%
Other20.24%

Sumter County, Florida Veterans by Education

4.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sumter County, Florida Employment Status

Sumter County, Florida Employment by Age

23.8%

Labor Force Participation

21.9%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Sumter County, Florida Employment by Race

Sumter County, Florida Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Sumter County, Florida

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Wildwood56277464183732.65%
Bushnell295030671173.97%
Center Hill986135036436.92%
Webster785108630138.34%
Coleman69785515822.67%
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