Volusia County, Florida Population 2020

Volusia County, Florida's estimated population is 538,180 with a growth rate of 1.78% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Volusia County, Florida is the 11th largest county in Florida.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018547,5389,3581.74%
2017538,1809,4331.78%
2016528,74711,8292.29%
2015516,91810,1322.00%
2014506,7866,3121.26%
2013500,4743,9370.79%
2012496,5372,1160.43%
2011494,421-24-0.00%
2010494,445123,73333.38%
1990370,712111,95043.26%
1980258,76289,27552.67%
1970169,48744,16835.24%
1960125,31951,09068.83%
195074,22920,51938.20%
194053,71010,95325.62%
193042,75719,38382.93%
192023,3746,86441.57%
191016,5106,50765.05%
190010,0031,53618.14%
18908,4675,173157.04%
18803,2941,57191.18%
18701,72356548.79%
18601,1580.00%

Volusia County, Florida Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White434,73282.39%
Black or African American56,98410.80%
Some Other Race13,8732.63%
Two or More Races10,3941.97%
Asian9,3511.77%
American Indian and Alaska Native2,1320.40%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1680.03%

Volusia County, Florida Population Pyramid 2020

Volusia County, Florida Median Age

46.5


Total

44.8


Male

48.4


Female

Volusia County, Florida Adults

There are 433,326 adults, (125,506 of whom are seniors) in Volusia County, Florida.

Volusia County, Florida Age Dependency

71.4

Age Dependency Ratio

40.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Volusia County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

270,359

51.24%

Male

257,275

48.76%

Volusia County, Florida Households and Families

Volusia County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Volusia County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.7%18.3%
All70.1%29.9%
Non Family62.7%37.3%
Female55.2%44.8%
Male55%45%

70.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All212,9852.4370.1
Married96,3332.9881.7
Non Family82,9551.2962.7
Female22,9893.755.2
Male10,7083.6355

3.06

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Volusia County, Florida Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade10,9002.80%
9th to 12th Grade28,0847.22%
High School Graduate125,23832.18%
Some College91,09123.40%
Associates Degree42,19110.84%
Bachelors Degree60,63715.58%
Graduate Degree31,0657.98%

Volusia County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White301,075275,92174,211
Hispanic42,85035,3537,334
Black34,36929,4176,058
Other Race8,8976,9721,484
Asian6,4735,5102,991
Multiple Races3,8903,443938
Native American1,6721,403229
Islander1188226

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.65%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 46.21%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,596$35,330$28,340
Less Than High School$22,155$25,168$18,695
High School Grad$26,725$31,114$21,791
Some College$31,278$36,363$27,984
Bachelors Degree$41,473$49,165$38,249
Graduate Degree$53,758$62,741$50,338

$31,596

Average Earnings

$35,330

Average Male

$28,340

Average Female

Volusia County, Florida Language

Volusia County, Florida Language by Age

Volusia County, Florida Language

86.08% of Volusia County, Florida residents speak only English, while 13.92% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.97% of the population.

Volusia County, Florida Poverty

Volusia County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White375,63945,07612.00%
Hispanic69,67115,21721.84%
Black53,79514,79427.50%
Other13,6333,26623.96%
Asian9,3142,18523.46%
Multiple10,1812,18321.44%
Native2,12932515.27%

15.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.26%

Male Poverty Rate

16.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Volusia County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Volusia County, Florida is Black, with 27.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Volusia County, Florida is White, with 12.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.84%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.22%
High School14.40%
Some College12.03%
Bachelors or Greater6.56%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed40.31%
Male Unemployed31.92%
Female Employed7.95%
Male Employed6.03%

Volusia County, Florida Income

Volusia County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,760$64,048
Families$59,514$76,940
Married Families$68,026$86,539
Non Families$29,196$41,598

Volusia County, Florida Marital Status

Volusia County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.4%

Male Marriage Rate

44.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Volusia County, Florida Married by Age and Sex

Volusia 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 45-54.

Volusia County, Florida Marital Status by Race

Volusia County, Florida Veterans

50,303

Number of Veterans

46,880

Male Veterans

3,423

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam20,498
First Gulf War7,485
Second Gulf War5,870
Korea5,744
World War II3,017
Name Veterans % of Total
White45,97412.58%
Hispanic2,9535.81%
Black2,9476.97%
Other4914.72%
2 or More4598.27%
Asian2262.95%
Indian18310.32%
Hawaiian2313.69%

$Volusia County, Florida Veterans by Education

8.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Volusia County, Florida Employment Status

52.4%

Labor Force Participation

49.4%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Volusia County, Florida Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

35.61%

Born in Florida

92.33%

Native Born

7.67%

Foreign Born

3.13%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.33% of Volusia County, Florida residents were born in the United States, with 35.61% having been born in Florida. 3.13% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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