DeFuniak Springs is a city located in Walton County Florida. DeFuniak Springs has a 2022 population of 6,696. DeFuniak Springs is currently growing at a rate of 1.38% annually and its population has decreased by since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,696 in 2020.
The average household income in DeFuniak Springs is $58,819 with a poverty rate of 13.84%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $738 per month, and the median house value is $125,900. The median age in DeFuniak Springs is 34.3 years, 33.3 years for males, and 36.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of DeFuniak Springswas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 35.68%.
98.16% of DeFuniak Springs residents speak only English, while 1.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.34% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in DeFuniak Springs is White, with 16.08% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in DeFuniak Springs is Hispanic, with 6.90% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.83%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in DeFuniak Springs
98.25% of DeFuniak Springs residents were born in the United States, with 63.28% having been born in Florida. 1.33% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.