Volusia County, Florida Population 2018

Volusia County, Florida's estimated population is 538,692 with a growth rate of 5.46% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Volusia County, Florida is the 11th largest county in Florida.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017538,69227,8865.46%
2016510,806-18,232-3.45%
2016529,03811,5262.23%
2015517,51210,2362.02%
2014507,2766,4961.30%
2013500,7804,0400.81%
2012496,7402,2610.46%
2011494,479350.01%
2010494,444123,73233.38%
1990370,712111,95043.26%
1980258,76289,27552.67%
1970169,48744,16835.24%
1960125,31951,09068.83%
195074,22920,51938.20%
194053,71010,95325.62%
193042,75719,38382.93%
192023,3746,86441.57%
191016,5106,50765.05%
190010,0031,53618.14%
18908,4675,173157.04%
18803,2941,57191.18%
18701,72356548.79%
18601,1580.00%

Volusia County, Florida Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White425,913
Black or African American53,908
Two or More Races10,293
Some Other Race9,896
Asian8,753
American Indian and Alaska Native1,829
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander214

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

Volusia 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

Volusia County, Florida Median Age

46.5


Total

44.8


Male

48.1


Female

Volusia County, Florida Adults

There are 418,861 adults, (118,507 of which are seniors) in Volusia County, Florida.

Volusia County, Florida Age Dependency

70.2

Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Volusia County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

262,125

51.32%

Male

248,681

48.68%

Volusia County, Florida Households and Families

Volusia County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Volusia County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.6%18.4%
All69.6%30.4%
Non Family61.9%38.1%
Male56.8%43.2%
Female53.1%46.9%

69.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Volusia County, Florida Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All205,3102.4469.6
Married93,4072.9781.6
Non Family79,4021.2961.9
Female22,6713.7653.1
Male9,8303.6656.8

3.07

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Volusia County, Florida Households

Volusia County, Florida Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade10,8112.89%
9th to 12th Grade29,3107.82%
High School Graduate125,38333.46%
Some College87,56423.37%
Associates Degree37,63210.04%
Bachelors Degree55,05614.69%
Graduate Degree28,9347.72%

Volusia County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White294,995268,62669,438
Hispanic37,46830,0935,739
Black32,03826,9745,313
Other Race5,9714,929941
Asian5,9575,1132,700
Multiple Races4,2253,717765
Native American1,276982215
Islander11710817

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 92.31%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 45.32%.

Volusia County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,603$32,127$26,292
Less Than High School$21,075$24,127$16,493
High School Grad$24,635$27,331$20,952
Some College$29,207$32,377$26,033
Bachelors Degree$39,975$45,169$36,209
Graduate Degree$51,633$60,382$46,902

$29,603

Average Earnings

$32,127

Average Male

$26,292

Average Female

Volusia County, Florida Language

Volusia County, Florida Language by Age

Volusia County, Florida Language

86.84% of Volusia County, Florida residents speak only English, while 13.16% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.22% of the population.

Volusia County, Florida Poverty

Volusia County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White369,93349,39113.35%
Hispanic62,31515,39024.70%
Black51,02715,35330.09%
Other9,7512,94130.16%
Multiple10,2272,77027.09%
Asian8,6041,58618.43%
Native1,82222512.35%
Islander194168.25%

16.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.66%

Male Poverty Rate

17.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Volusia County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Volusia County, Florida is Other, with 30.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Volusia County, Florida is Islander, with 8.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.80%.

Volusia County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.01%
High School15.78%
Some College12.52%
Bachelors or Greater6.47%

Volusia County, Florida Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.79%
Male Unemployed30.61%
Female Employed8.85%
Male Employed6.72%

Volusia County, Florida Income

Volusia County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,240$58,337
Families$52,950$69,065
Married Families$61,683$77,738
Non Families$27,071$39,271

Volusia County, Florida Marital Status

Volusia County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.6%

Male Marriage Rate

44.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Volusia County, Florida Married by Age and Sex

Volusia 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.

Volusia County, Florida Marital Status by Race

Volusia County, Florida Veterans

Volusia County, Florida Veterans by War

50,905

Number of Veterans

47,752

Male Veterans

3,153

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam20,521
Korea7,110
First Gulf War6,562
Second Gulf War4,801
World War II3,714

Volusia County, Florida Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 7414,765
75+14,631
55 to 6410,200
35 to 548,231
18 to 343,078

Volusia County, Florida Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White46,45013.02%
Black3,1557.88%
Hispanic2,8166.31%
2 or More58510.50%
Other3785.30%
Indian17612.18%
Asian1321.85%
Hawaiian2916.57%

Volusia County, Florida Veterans by Education

8.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Volusia County, Florida Employment Status

Volusia County, Florida Employment by Age

51.9%

Labor Force Participation

47.8%

Employment Rate

7.8%

Unemployment Rate

Volusia County, Florida Employment by Race

Volusia County, Florida Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Volusia County, Florida

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Deltona851419012449835.85%
Daytona Beach613266664553198.67%
Port Orange566026110545037.96%
Ormond Beach394864216226766.78%
DeLand2695931569461017.10%
New Smyrna Beach2331825796247810.63%
Edgewater207862207712916.21%
DeBary193152039410795.59%
South Daytona12252127895374.38%
Holly Hill11657121424854.16%
Orange City10976114034273.89%
Flagler Beach 4484499951511.49%
Daytona Beach Shores426744812145.02%
Ponce Inlet303232201886.20%
Lake Helen263427401064.02%
Oak Hill19402029894.59%
Pierson17791849703.93%
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