Milton is a city located in Santa Rosa County Florida. It is also the county seat of Santa Rosa County. With a 2020 population of 10,471, it is the 326th largest city in Florida and the 3961st largest city in the United States. Milton is currently growing at a rate of 1.33% annually and its population has increased by 2.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,259 in 2020. Spanning over 6 miles, Milton has a population density of 1,882 people per square mile.
The average household income in Milton is $60,576 with a poverty rate of 10.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,303 per month, and the median house value is $134,900. The median age in Milton is 37 years, 34.9 years for males, and 39.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Miltonwas:
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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 2+ races people with a rate of 42.17%.
92.29% of Milton residents speak only English, while 7.71% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.84% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Milton is Islander, with 66.67% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Milton is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.85%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Milton
96.38% of Milton residents were born in the United States, with 36.47% having been born in Florida. 1.88% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.