Suwannee County, Florida Population 2018

Suwannee County, Florida's estimated population is 44,190 with a growth rate of 1.23% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Suwannee County, Florida is the 44th largest county in Florida.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201744,1905371.23%
201643,653-182-0.42%
201643,8351570.36%
201543,678-110-0.25%
201443,7882080.48%
201343,580530.12%
201243,5271730.40%
201143,3541,0292.43%
201042,32515,54558.05%
199026,7804,49320.16%
198022,2876,72843.24%
197015,5595984.00%
196014,961-2,025-11.92%
195016,986-87-0.51%
194017,0731,3428.53%
193015,731-4,058-20.51%
192019,7891,1866.38%
191018,6034,04927.82%
190014,5544,03038.29%
189010,5243,36346.96%
18807,1613,605101.38%
18703,5561,25354.41%
18602,3030.00%

Suwannee County, Florida Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White36,214
Black or African American6,051
Two or More Races659
Some Other Race422
American Indian and Alaska Native156
Asian122
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander29

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

Suwannee 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

Suwannee County, Florida Median Age

41.9


Total

40.9


Male

43.8


Female

Suwannee County, Florida Adults

There are 34,311 adults, (8,774 of which are seniors) in Suwannee County, Florida.

Suwannee County, Florida Age Dependency

70.9

Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Suwannee County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

22,184

50.82%

Male

21,469

49.18%

Suwannee County, Florida Households and Families

Suwannee County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Suwannee County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.9%21.1%
All69.6%30.4%
Non Family68.5%31.5%
Male55.9%44.1%
Female47.2%52.8%

69.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Suwannee County, Florida Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,3152.7569.6
Married7,5253.1778.9
Non Family4,5321.468.5
Female2,3793.6747.2
Male8793.6155.9

3.2

Average Family Size

2.75

Average Household Size

7.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Suwannee County, Florida Households

Suwannee County, Florida Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,8526.01%
9th to 12th Grade4,57814.85%
High School Graduate12,34040.04%
Some College6,17520.04%
Associates Degree2,1637.02%
Bachelors Degree2,7018.76%
Graduate Degree1,0093.27%

Suwannee County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White24,27319,8203,242
Black3,9042,742186
Hispanic2,1291,348101
Multiple Races296290102
Other Race26618128
Native American14010921
Asian939330
Islander1616

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 34.46%.

Suwannee County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,218$30,923$22,889
Less Than High School$20,812$22,407$10,477
High School Grad$24,090$30,651$21,245
Some College$31,211$35,240$24,340
Bachelors Degree$41,073$55,373$31,053
Graduate Degree$40,273$41,111$

$26,218

Average Earnings

$30,923

Average Male

$22,889

Average Female

Suwannee County, Florida Language

Suwannee County, Florida Language by Age

Suwannee County, Florida Language

90.79% of Suwannee County, Florida residents speak only English, while 9.21% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.38% of the population.

Suwannee County, Florida Poverty

Suwannee County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White31,8525,56017.46%
Black5,6682,10037.05%
Hispanic3,6111,73347.99%
Multiple65620030.49%
Other41914334.13%
Native1566139.10%
Asian1102926.36%
Islander2929100.00%

22.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.50%

Male Poverty Rate

23.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Suwannee County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Suwannee County, Florida is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Suwannee County, Florida is White, with 17.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.76%.

Suwannee County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.30%
High School17.94%
Some College13.34%
Bachelors or Greater2.54%

Suwannee County, Florida Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed51.02%
Female Unemployed49.35%
Female Employed13.48%
Male Employed9.39%

Suwannee County, Florida Income

Suwannee County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,796$50,211
Families$45,907$56,096
Married Families$57,179$
Non Families$23,931$33,323

Suwannee County, Florida Marital Status

Suwannee County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.6%

Male Marriage Rate

47.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Suwannee County, Florida Married by Age and Sex

Suwannee 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.

Suwannee County, Florida Marital Status by Race

Suwannee County, Florida Veterans

Suwannee County, Florida Veterans by War

4,094

Number of Veterans

3,847

Male Veterans

247

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,827
First Gulf War519
Korea460
Second Gulf War348
World War II185

Suwannee County, Florida Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,172
55 to 641,010
75+997
35 to 54711
18 to 34204

Suwannee County, Florida Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,92513.64%
Black1453.09%
Hispanic722.87%
2 or More113.63%
Other93.35%
Asian43.88%

Suwannee County, Florida Veterans by Education

9.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Suwannee County, Florida Employment Status

Suwannee County, Florida Employment by Age

50.6%

Labor Force Participation

45.4%

Employment Rate

10.3%

Unemployment Rate

Suwannee County, Florida Employment by Race

Suwannee County, Florida Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Suwannee County, Florida

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Live Oak685069651151.68%
Branford712726141.97%
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