Chiefland, Florida Population 2024

2,428

Chiefland is a city located in Levy County Florida. Chiefland has a 2024 population of 2,428. Chiefland is currently growing at a rate of 0.96% annually and its population has increased by 4.21% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,330 in 2020.

The average household income in Chiefland is $62,476 with a poverty rate of 27.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Chiefland is 37.3 years, 31.2 years for males, and 39.6 years for females.

Chiefland Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Chiefland was:

  • White: 62.3%
  • Black or African American: 32.34%
  • Two or more races: 2.98%
  • Asian: 2.13%
  • Other race: 0.25%
  • Native American:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
State
Florida
Land Area (mi²)
6.7 sq mi
Density (mi²)
360.40/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
4.21% (98)
The current population of Chiefland, Florida is 2,428 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,330.

Chiefland, Florida Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White1,25662.3%
Black or African American65232.34%
Two or more races602.98%
Asian432.13%
Other race50.25%
Native American
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
showing: 7 rows

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Asian

Other race

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Chiefland Population by Race

Chiefland Population Pyramid 2024

Chiefland Median Age

37.3

Total

31.2

Male

39.6

Female

Chiefland Adults

There are 1,480 adults, (356 of whom are seniors) in Chiefland.

Chiefland Age Dependency

79.4

Age Dependency Ratio

31.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Chiefland Sex Ratio

Female1,04751.93%
Male96948.07%

Chiefland Population by Age

Chiefland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All8112.4742.857.2
Non Family3481.2439.760.3
Married2413.5176.823.2
Female1852.91387
Male375.050100
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3.11

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

42.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Chiefland Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Chiefland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Chiefland Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100%.

Chiefland Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$36,788

Average Earnings

$43,073

Average Male

$34,792

Average Female

Chiefland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Chiefland Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Chiefland Language

83.96% of Chiefland residents speak only English, while 16.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.47% of the population.

Chiefland Language

Chiefland Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White1,00325525.42%
Black63917627.54%
Hispanic25911343.63%
Multiple601728.33%
Other55100%
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27.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

28.96%

Male Poverty Rate

26.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chiefland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chiefland is Other, with 100% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chiefland is White, with 25.42% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.64%.

Chiefland Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
High School22.26%
Bachelors or Greater22.07%
Less Than 9th Grade19.17%
Some College13.73%
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Chiefland Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed100%
Female Unemployed100%
Female Employed18.77%
Male Employed9.71%
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Chiefland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Chiefland Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Chiefland Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

33.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.3%

Male Marriage Rate

31.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Chiefland Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Chiefland Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Chiefland Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Chiefland Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

115

Number of Veterans

78

Male Veterans

37

Female Veterans

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Chiefland Veterans by War

count

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Chiefland Veterans by Age

count

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Chiefland Veterans by Race

Chiefland Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chiefland Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

48.5%

Labor Force Participation

46.8%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Chiefland Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Chiefland Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Chiefland Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

64.34%

Born in Chiefland

96.03%

Native Born

3.97%

Foreign Born

2.58%

Non Citizen

1.39%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.03% of Chiefland residents were born in the United States, with 64.34% having been born in Florida. 2.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Chiefland Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20292,543230.91%
20282,520230.92%
20272,497230.93%
20262,474230.94%
20252,451230.95%
20242,428230.96%
20232,405230.97%
20222,382230.97%
20212,359291.24%
20202,3301446.59%
20192,186190.88%
20182,16760.28%
20172,16160.28%
20162,15550.23%
20152,150100.47%
20142,140-16-0.74%
20132,156-29-1.33%
20122,185-11-0.5%
20112,196-30-1.35%
20102,226
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Chiefland Population by Year