DeFuniak Springs, Florida Population 2020

7,235

DeFuniak Springs is a city located in Florida. With a 2020 population of 7,235, it is the 193rd largest city in Florida and the 3880th largest city in the United States. DeFuniak Springs is currently growing at a rate of 3.70% annually and its population has increased by 39.75% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,177 in 2010. Spanning over 14 miles, DeFuniak Springs has a population density of 522 people per square mile.

The average household income in DeFuniak Springs is $54,570 with a poverty rate of 16.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $750 per month, and the median house value is $130,700. The median age in DeFuniak Springs is 37.1 years, 34.2 years for males, and 39.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 84.9 males.

DeFuniak Springs Demographics

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

  • White: 74.69%
  • Black or African American: 19.11%
  • Two or more races: 3.00%
  • Other race: 2.28%
  • Native American: 0.92%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of DeFuniak Springs, Florida is 7,235, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,719.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,177.

DeFuniak Springs, Florida Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,65174.69%
Black or African American1,19019.11%
Two or More Races1873.00%
Some Other Race1422.28%
American Indian and Alaska Native570.92%

DeFuniak Springs Population Pyramid 2020

DeFuniak Springs Median Age

37.1


Total

34.2


Male

39.9


Female

DeFuniak Springs Adults

There are 4,755 adults, (1,072 of whom are seniors) in DeFuniak Springs.

DeFuniak Springs Age Dependency

69.1

Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40

Child Dependency Ratio

DeFuniak Springs Sex Ratio

Female

3,367

54.07%

Male

2,860

45.93%

DeFuniak Springs Households and Families

DeFuniak Springs Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

DeFuniak Springs Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married62.1%37.9%
Non Family53.4%46.6%
All51.4%48.6%
Male34.1%65.9%
Female21.8%78.2%

51.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6232.3251.4
Non Family1,0721.2953.4
Married1,0493.0962.1
Female3762.9821.8
Male1262.6734.1

2.93

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

DeFuniak Springs Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2185.33%
9th to 12th Grade3027.38%
High School Graduate1,32932.48%
Some College1,06025.90%
Associates Degree41710.19%
Bachelors Degree52112.73%
Graduate Degree2455.99%

DeFuniak Springs Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,9562,631609
Black853714113
Multiple Races11411444
Hispanic11275
Other Race8750
Native American5738

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 38.60%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,704$32,832$24,783
Less Than High School$21,622$25,132$20,556
High School Grad$22,684$33,261$14,050
Some College$25,906$26,607$25,664
Bachelors Degree$47,425$101,992$36,375
Graduate Degree$45,938$$24,125

$27,704

Average Earnings

$32,832

Average Male

$24,783

Average Female

DeFuniak Springs Language

DeFuniak Springs Language by Age

DeFuniak Springs Language

97.74% of DeFuniak Springs residents speak only English, while 2.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.02% of the population.

DeFuniak Springs Poverty

DeFuniak Springs Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,49067415.01%
Black1,17527223.15%
Multiple1873317.65%
Hispanic18210.55%

16.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.98%

Male Poverty Rate

16.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in DeFuniak Springs

The race most likely to be in poverty in DeFuniak Springs is Black, with 23.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in DeFuniak Springs is Hispanic, with 0.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.68%.

Name Poverty
High School16.29%
Some College12.89%
Less Than High School12.22%
Bachelors or Greater1.49%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed61.54%
Female Unemployed60.32%
Female Employed11.52%
Male Employed5.89%

DeFuniak Springs Income

DeFuniak Springs Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,650$54,570
Families$46,798$59,915
Married Families$57,371-
Non Families$27,917$44,872

DeFuniak Springs Marital Status

DeFuniak Springs Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.2%

Male Marriage Rate

43.7%

Female Marriage Rate

DeFuniak Springs Married by Age and Sex

DeFuniak Springs Marriage

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

DeFuniak Springs Marital Status by Race

DeFuniak Springs Veterans

511

Number of Veterans

467

Male Veterans

44

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam179
Second Gulf War90
First Gulf War81
Korea60
World War II26
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74126
75+121
55 to 64120
35 to 54105
18 to 3439
Name Veterans % of Total
White41511.72%
Black737.93%
2 or More2320.18%

$DeFuniak Springs Veterans by Education

9.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

DeFuniak Springs Employment Status

66.6%

Labor Force Participation

62.7%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

DeFuniak Springs Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

59.74%

Born in Florida

97.24%

Native Born

2.76%

Foreign Born

2.44%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.24% of DeFuniak Springs residents were born in the United States, with 59.74% having been born in Florida. 2.44% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20207,2352583.70%
20196,9772583.84%
20186,7192784.32%
20176,4412584.17%
20166,1832133.57%
20155,9701773.06%
20145,7931803.21%
20135,6131943.58%
20125,419911.71%
20115,3281412.72%
20105,187980.19%
20005,089-31-0.06%
19905,120-443-0.83%
19805,5635971.14%
19704,966-316-0.62%
19605,2822,2055.55%
19503,0775071.82%
19402,570-66-0.25%
19302,6360.00%