Glades County, Florida Population 2021

Glades County, Florida's estimated population is 14,061 with a growth rate of 0.90% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Glades County, Florida is the 64th largest county in Florida. The 2010 Population was 12,869 and has seen a growth of 9.26% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202114,0611250.90%
202013,9361250.91%
201913,8111250.91%
201813,6861060.78%
201713,5801741.30%
201613,4063072.34%
201513,0991561.21%
201412,9432732.15%
201312,67010.01%
201212,669-168-1.31%
201112,837-32-0.25%
201012,8695,27869.53%
19907,5911,59926.69%
19805,9922,32363.31%
19703,66971924.37%
19602,95075134.15%
19502,199-546-19.89%
19402,745-17-0.62%
19302,7620.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.90%
County Website
State
Founded
April 23, 1921
County Seat
2010 Population
12,869
Growth Since 2010
9.26%
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Glades County, Florida Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,78079.76%
Black or African American1,81913.46%
American Indian and Alaska Native5404.00%
Two or More Races1521.12%
Some Other Race1170.87%
Asian1080.80%
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Glades County, Florida Population by Race

Glades County, Florida Population Pyramid $2021

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Glades County, Florida Median Age

47.9


Total

45.9


Male

50.3


Female

Glades County, Florida Adults

There are 11,436 adults, (3,638 of whom are seniors) in Glades County, Florida.

Glades County, Florida Age Dependency

73.3

Age Dependency Ratio

46.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Glades County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

6,007

44.44%

Male

7,509

55.56%

Glades County, Florida Population by Age

Glades County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Glades County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.8%15.2%
Non Family81.9%18.1%
All79.6%20.4%
Male66.3%33.7%
Female57.8%42.2%

79.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Glades County, Florida Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,7002.5779.6
Married2,2772.9584.8
Non Family1,5871.2881.9
Female4954.4457.8
Male3413.3666.3

3.16

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

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Glades County, Florida Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,25712.31%
9th to 12th Grade1,34713.19%
High School Graduate3,90238.21%
Some College2,08520.42%
Associates Degree4824.72%
Bachelors Degree7747.58%
Graduate Degree3653.57%
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Glades County, Florida Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Glades County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White6,7645,663908
Hispanic1,822793123
Black1,178788100
Native American29723813
2+ Races12774
Asian858115
Other Race5039

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 95.29%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 17.65%.

Glades County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,995$37,747$25,235
Less Than 9th Grade$24,619$30,473$20,375
High School Graduate$30,762$47,024$21,306
Some College$32,252$38,031$31,675
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$40,645$$32,458

$30,995

Average Earnings

$37,747

Average Male

$25,235

Average Female

Glades County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Glades County, Florida Language by Age

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Glades County, Florida Language

77.97% of Glades County, Florida residents speak only English, while 22.03% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 18.92% of the population.

Glades County, Florida Language

Glades County, Florida Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,69393212.11%
Hispanic2,47066526.92%
Black1,37844232.08%
Native5257113.52%
Multiple1286651.56%
Other982626.53%

17.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.38%

Male Poverty Rate

21.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Glades County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Glades County, Florida is Multiple, with 51.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Glades County, Florida is White, with 12.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.51%.

Glades County, Florida Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.19%
High School15.04%
Some College11.67%
Bachelors or Greater6.30%

Glades County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed27.80%
Male Unemployed25.94%
Female Employed7.01%
Male Employed6.75%

Glades County, Florida Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Glades County, Florida Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$40,977$55,963
Families$48,750$63,709
Married Families$52,913-
Non Families$23,399$38,632
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Income by Household Type

Glades County, Florida Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.4%

Male Marriage Rate

51.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Glades County, Florida Married by Age and Sex

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Glades 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 35-44.

Glades County, Florida Marital Status by Race

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Glades County, Florida Marital Status

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1,500

Number of Veterans

1,470

Male Veterans

30

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam784
Second Gulf War115
Korea68
World War II63
First Gulf War63

Glades County, Florida Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+549
65 to 74439
55 to 64310
35 to 54124
18 to 3478

Glades County, Florida Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,43215.59%
Black513.26%
Hispanic502.37%
Native American113.18%
2+ Races64.20%

Glades County, Florida Veterans by Race

Glades County, Florida Veterans by Education

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7.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.16%

Veteran Disability Rate

Glades County, Florida Veterans by Education

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37.8%

Labor Force Participation

33.3%

Employment Rate

12%

Unemployment Rate

Glades County, Florida Employment by Age

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Glades County, Florida Employment by Race

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Glades 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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48.78%

Born in Glades County, Florida

88.42%

Native Born

11.58%

Foreign Born

7.53%

Non Citizen

4.05%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.42% of Glades County, Florida residents were born in the United States, with 48.78% having been born in Florida. 7.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Glades 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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