Chiefland is a city located in Levy County Florida. With a 2020 population of 2,330, it is the 623rd largest city in Florida and the 10125th largest city in the United States. Chiefland is currently growing at a rate of 0.30% annually and its population has increased by 0.60% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,316 in 2020. Spanning over 7 miles, Chiefland has a population density of 346 people per square mile.
The average household income in Chiefland is $44,828 with a poverty rate of 32.88%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $675 per month, and the median house value is $110,100. The median age in Chiefland is 34.5 years, 31.3 years for males, and 40.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Chieflandwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 90.00%.
87.44% of Chiefland residents speak only English, while 12.56% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.47% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Chiefland is Black, with 47.88% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Chiefland is Multiple, with 10.00% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.90%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
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97.10% of Chiefland residents were born in the United States, with 68.99% having been born in Florida. 1.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.