Sumter County, Florida's estimated population is 137,018 with a growth rate of 2.72% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sumter County, Florida is the 34th largest county in Florida. The 2010 Population was 93,420 and has seen a growth of 46.67% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.69%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 49.53%.
93.13% of Sumter County, Florida residents speak only English, while 6.87% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.42% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Sumter County, Florida is Black, with 36.95% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Sumter County, Florida is Multiple, with 3.02% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.95%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.64%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Sumter County, Florida
94.30% of Sumter County, Florida residents were born in the United States, with 22.20% having been born in Florida. 2.14% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.