Chipley is a city located in Washington County Florida. It is also the county seat of Washington County. With a 2020 population of 3,672, it is the 526th largest city in Florida and the 7927th largest city in the United States. Chipley is currently growing at a rate of 0.16% annually and its population has increased by 0.33% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,660 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Chipley has a population density of 865 people per square mile.
The average household income in Chipley is $37,152 with a poverty rate of 31.05%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $726 per month, and the median house value is $94,500. The median age in Chipley is 30.9 years, 29.6 years for males, and 36.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Chipleywas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 94.34%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 88.68%.
92.20% of Chipley residents speak only English, while 7.80% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.38% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Chipley is Black, with 40.76% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Chipley is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 53.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.05%.
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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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96.24% of Chipley residents were born in the United States, with 67.86% having been born in Florida. 1.87% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.