Wakulla County, Florida Population 2018

Wakulla County, Florida's estimated population is 32,120 with a growth rate of 2.57% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wakulla County, Florida is the 49th largest county in Florida.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201732,1208062.57%
201631,314-571-1.79%
201631,8853671.16%
201531,5181100.35%
201431,4084081.32%
201331,0001470.48%
201230,853-118-0.38%
201130,9711460.47%
201030,82516,623117.05%
199014,2023,31530.45%
198010,8874,57972.59%
19706,3081,05119.99%
19605,257-1-0.02%
19505,258-205-3.75%
19405,463-5-0.09%
19305,4683396.61%
19205,1293276.81%
19104,802-347-6.74%
19005,1492,03265.19%
18903,11739414.47%
18802,7232178.66%
18702,506-333-11.73%
18602,83988445.22%
18501,9550.00%

Wakulla County, Florida Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White25,709
Black or African American4,751
Two or More Races399
American Indian and Alaska Native183
Some Other Race144
Asian128

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

Wakulla 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

Wakulla County, Florida Median Age

40.2


Total

40


Male

40.4


Female

Wakulla County, Florida Adults

There are 24,738 adults, (4,040 of which are seniors) in Wakulla County, Florida.

Wakulla County, Florida Age Dependency

51.2

Age Dependency Ratio

19.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Wakulla County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

13,838

44.19%

Male

17,476

55.81%

Wakulla County, Florida Households and Families

Wakulla County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wakulla County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83%17%
All75.6%24.4%
Non Family75.2%24.8%
Male61.7%38.3%
Female57%43%

75.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wakulla County, Florida Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,7262.5975.6
Married5,4603.1283
Non Family2,9561.2975.2
Female1,5443.0357
Male7662.8661.7

2.99

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

8.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wakulla County, Florida Households

Wakulla County, Florida Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6612.96%
9th to 12th Grade2,0879.35%
High School Graduate8,33737.36%
Some College5,40624.23%
Associates Degree2,1099.45%
Bachelors Degree2,59011.61%
Graduate Degree1,1235.03%

Wakulla County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White17,64215,8323,119
Black3,4442,669252
Hispanic789669108
Multiple Races20420446
Native American183172132
Other Race10788
Asian1047256

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 72.13%.

Wakulla County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,805$40,531$32,080
Less Than High School$27,042$32,060$19,038
High School Grad$32,005$35,594$30,399
Some College$32,149$34,319$30,690
Bachelors Degree$43,079$54,617$40,987
Graduate Degree$56,721$70,473$54,931

$34,805

Average Earnings

$40,531

Average Male

$32,080

Average Female

Wakulla County, Florida Language

Wakulla County, Florida Language by Age

Wakulla County, Florida Language

93.71% of Wakulla County, Florida residents speak only English, while 6.29% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.34% of the population.

Wakulla County, Florida Poverty

Wakulla County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White23,4853,30814.09%
Black2,90138113.13%
Multiple38616743.26%
Hispanic70511416.17%

14.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.31%

Male Poverty Rate

17.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wakulla County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wakulla County, Florida is Multiple, with 43.26% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wakulla County, Florida is Black, with 13.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.90%.

Wakulla County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.57%
High School15.50%
Some College13.11%
Bachelors or Greater1.95%

Wakulla County, Florida Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.97%
Male Unemployed32.63%
Female Employed9.15%
Male Employed4.67%

Wakulla County, Florida Income

Wakulla County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,078$62,976
Families$60,875$67,676
Married Families$68,800$
Non Families$35,570$46,638

Wakulla County, Florida Marital Status

Wakulla County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.0%

Male Marriage Rate

50.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Wakulla County, Florida Married by Age and Sex

Wakulla 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 45To54.

Wakulla County, Florida Marital Status by Race

Wakulla County, Florida Veterans

Wakulla County, Florida Veterans by War

2,579

Number of Veterans

2,383

Male Veterans

196

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam842
First Gulf War586
Second Gulf War247
Korea124
World War II76

Wakulla County, Florida Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54835
55 to 64673
65 to 74574
75+308
18 to 34189

Wakulla County, Florida Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,23711.11%
Black2756.95%
Hispanic586.38%
2 or More4019.61%
Other2321.50%
Indian42.19%

Wakulla County, Florida Veterans by Education

8.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wakulla County, Florida Employment Status

Wakulla County, Florida Employment by Age

56.6%

Labor Force Participation

52.5%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Wakulla County, Florida Employment by Race

Wakulla County, Florida Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Wakulla County, Florida

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sopchoppy449470214.68%
St. Marks293305124.10%
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