Gadsden County, Florida Population 2021

Gadsden County, Florida's estimated population is 45,126 with a growth rate of -0.59% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Gadsden County, Florida is the 44th largest county in Florida. The 2010 Population was 47,794 and has seen a growth of -5.58% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202145,126-267-0.59%
202045,393-267-0.58%
201945,660-267-0.58%
201845,927-66-0.14%
201745,993-93-0.20%
201646,086260.06%
201546,060-54-0.12%
201446,114270.06%
201346,087-487-1.05%
201246,574-799-1.69%
201147,373-421-0.88%
201047,7946,68916.27%
199041,105-460-1.11%
198041,5652,3816.08%
197039,184-2,805-6.68%
196041,9895,53215.17%
195036,4575,00715.92%
194031,4501,5605.22%
193029,8906,35126.98%
192023,5391,3416.04%
191022,1986,90445.14%
190015,2943,40028.59%
189011,894-275-2.26%
188012,1692,36724.15%
18709,8024064.32%
18609,3966126.97%
18508,7842,79246.60%
18405,9921,09722.41%
18304,8950.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.59%
County Website
State
Founded
June 24, 1823
County Seat
2010 Population
47,794
Growth Since 2010
-5.58%
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Gadsden County, Florida Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American25,78656.12%
White18,20239.62%
Some Other Race1,3262.89%
Two or More Races4500.98%
American Indian and Alaska Native830.18%
Asian810.18%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander170.04%
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Gadsden County, Florida Population by Race

Gadsden County, Florida Population Pyramid $2021

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Gadsden County, Florida Median Age

40.8


Total

39.9


Male

41.5


Female

Gadsden County, Florida Adults

There are 35,902 adults, (7,957 of whom are seniors) in Gadsden County, Florida.

Gadsden County, Florida Age Dependency

64.4

Age Dependency Ratio

28.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Gadsden County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

24,155

52.57%

Male

21,790

47.43%

Gadsden County, Florida Population by Age

Gadsden County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Gadsden County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.7%10.3%
All72.9%27.1%
Male72.2%27.8%
Non Family67.3%32.7%
Female52%48%

72.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gadsden County, Florida Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,1492.4672.9
Married6,770389.7
Non Family5,9281.1267.3
Female3,8083.4752
Male6433.0972.2

3.07

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

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Gadsden County, Florida Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,9115.94%
9th to 12th Grade4,57414.23%
High School Graduate11,63936.20%
Some College6,78921.12%
Associates Degree2,0236.29%
Bachelors Degree3,38010.51%
Graduate Degree1,8355.71%
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Gadsden County, Florida Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Gadsden County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black17,09112,7502,266
White12,22911,0242,738
Hispanic2,5131,622168
Other Race51527418
2+ Races25421710
Asian644925
Native American6256
Islander176

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 90.32%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 39.06%.

Gadsden County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,348$34,020$29,603
Less Than 9th Grade$24,971$29,167$23,493
High School Graduate$29,066$35,851$25,481
Some College$30,594$31,769$29,034
Bachelors Degree$41,162$55,363$38,333
Graduate Degree$44,653$51,319$41,719

$31,348

Average Earnings

$34,020

Average Male

$29,603

Average Female

Gadsden County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Gadsden County, Florida Language by Age

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Gadsden County, Florida Language

89.08% of Gadsden County, Florida residents speak only English, while 10.92% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.09% of the population.

Gadsden County, Florida Language

Gadsden County, Florida Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black24,3946,86628.15%
Hispanic4,4601,60936.08%
White13,1701,2289.32%
Other1,26159847.42%
Multiple379225.80%

22.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.04%

Male Poverty Rate

23.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gadsden County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gadsden County, Florida is Other, with 47.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gadsden County, Florida is Multiple, with 5.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.44%.

Gadsden County, Florida Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.48%
High School18.80%
Some College9.77%
Bachelors or Greater6.02%

Gadsden County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed49.82%
Male Unemployed47.03%
Female Employed9.12%
Male Employed3.64%

Gadsden County, Florida Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Gadsden County, Florida Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,401$53,811
Families$50,694$63,920
Married Families$68,712-
Non Families$27,122$33,121
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Income by Household Type

Gadsden County, Florida Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.6%

Male Marriage Rate

34.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Gadsden County, Florida Married by Age and Sex

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Gadsden County, Florida Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Gadsden County, Florida Marital Status by Race

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Gadsden County, Florida Marital Status

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3,326

Number of Veterans

2,975

Male Veterans

351

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,314
First Gulf War478
Second Gulf War438
Korea233
World War II112

Gadsden County, Florida Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 64878
65 to 74797
35 to 54711
75+696
18 to 34244

Gadsden County, Florida Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black1,6758.63%
White1,56910.24%
Hispanic1294.30%
2+ Races4112.06%
Native American1720.48%
Islander1164.71%
Asian911.11%
Other Race40.64%

Gadsden County, Florida Veterans by Race

Gadsden County, Florida Veterans by Education

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11.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gadsden County, Florida Veterans by Education

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49.3%

Labor Force Participation

45.8%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Gadsden County, Florida Employment by Age

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Gadsden County, Florida Employment by Race

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Gadsden County, Florida Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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72.83%

Born in Gadsden County, Florida

95.11%

Native Born

4.89%

Foreign Born

3.30%

Non Citizen

1.58%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.11% of Gadsden County, Florida residents were born in the United States, with 72.83% having been born in Florida. 3.30% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Gadsden County, Florida Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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