Union County, Florida Population 2018

Union County, Florida's estimated population is 15,517 with a growth rate of 2.36% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Union County, Florida is the 60th largest county in Florida.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201715,5173582.36%
201615,159-108-0.71%
201615,267-17-0.11%
201515,284130.09%
201415,2711080.71%
201315,163-95-0.62%
201215,258-38-0.25%
201115,296-249-1.60%
201015,5455,29351.63%
199010,252860.85%
198010,1662,05425.32%
19708,1122,06934.24%
19606,043-2,863-32.15%
19508,9061,81225.54%
19407,094-334-4.50%
19307,4280.00%

Union County, Florida Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White11,232
Black or African American3,379
Two or More Races204
Some Other Race199
Asian72
American Indian and Alaska Native64
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander9

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

Union County, Florida Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Union County, Florida Median Age

39.7


Total

40.9


Male

37.4


Female

Union County, Florida Adults

There are 12,264 adults, (1,940 of which are seniors) in Union County, Florida.

Union County, Florida Age Dependency

46.7

Age Dependency Ratio

18.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28

Child Dependency Ratio

Union County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

5,317

35.07%

Male

9,842

64.93%

Union County, Florida Households and Families

Union County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Union County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.4%17.6%
All67.2%32.8%
Male64.1%35.9%
Non Family55.4%44.6%
Female47%53%

67.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Union County, Florida Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,8922.5767.2
Married1,8633.2182.4
Non Family1,2041.1355.4
Female6723.147
Male1533.7464.1

3.12

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

3.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Union County, Florida Households

Union County, Florida Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7106.43%
9th to 12th Grade2,12019.21%
High School Graduate4,37539.64%
Some College2,23820.28%
Associates Degree7566.85%
Bachelors Degree6075.50%
Graduate Degree2322.10%

Union County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,5505,929659
Black2,7011,710100
Hispanic58739532
Other Race196122
Asian726915
Native American646126
Multiple Races62427
Islander93

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 95.83%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 40.63%.

Union County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,216$30,361$30,038
Less Than High School$20,233$20,732$11,810
High School Grad$26,964$30,379$23,839
Some College$31,073$30,538$31,628
Bachelors Degree$37,180$43,333$36,250
Graduate Degree$51,833$55,714$39,038

$30,216

Average Earnings

$30,361

Average Male

$30,038

Average Female

Union County, Florida Language

Union County, Florida Language by Age

Union County, Florida Language

94.56% of Union County, Florida residents speak only English, while 5.44% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.98% of the population.

Union County, Florida Poverty

Union County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,9311,60820.27%
Black1,30038129.31%
Hispanic43919644.65%
Multiple1704023.53%
Other432148.84%
Asian6834.41%
Native6111.64%

22.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.26%

Male Poverty Rate

24.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Union County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Union County, Florida is Other, with 48.84% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Union County, Florida is Native, with 1.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.51%.

Union County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.97%
High School14.04%
Some College13.94%
Bachelors or Greater10.12%

Union County, Florida Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed59.13%
Female Unemployed58.12%
Female Employed11.06%
Male Employed7.25%

Union County, Florida Income

Union County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,778$47,665
Families$45,380$52,979
Married Families$54,311$
Non Families$25,273$31,734

Union County, Florida Marital Status

Union County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

35.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

28.9%

Male Marriage Rate

50.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Union County, Florida Married by Age and Sex

Union County, Florida Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Union County, Florida Marital Status by Race

Union County, Florida Veterans

Union County, Florida Veterans by War

1,772

Number of Veterans

1,710

Male Veterans

62

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam809
First Gulf War364
Second Gulf War197
Korea64
World War II11

Union County, Florida Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64576
35 to 54528
65 to 74409
75+149
18 to 34110

Union County, Florida Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,37315.60%
Black32510.65%
Hispanic8012.40%
Indian3859.38%
2 or More2539.06%
Other115.53%

Union County, Florida Veterans by Education

7.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Union County, Florida Employment Status

Union County, Florida Employment by Age

34.9%

Labor Force Participation

31.2%

Employment Rate

10.5%

Unemployment Rate

Union County, Florida Employment by Race

Union County, Florida Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Union County, Florida

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Lake Butler18941815-79-4.17%
Worthington Springs406382-24-5.91%
Raiford254244-10-3.94%
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