Charlotte County vs. DeSoto County

Charlotte County (FL)DeSoto County (FL)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)184,99837,489
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)15.6%7.5%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)159,96434,862
Population, Census, April 1, 2010159,97834,862
Persons under 5 years, percent3.0%5.0%
Persons under 18 years, percent11.9%18.9%
Persons 65 years and over, percent40.2%22.2%
Female persons, percent51.2%43.4%
White alone, percent90.5%84.2%
Black or African American alone, percent6.0%12.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.4%1.1%
Asian alone, percent1.4%0.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.1%0.2%
Two or More Races, percent1.7%1.3%
Hispanic or Latino, percent7.4%31.9%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent84.0%54.5%
Veterans, 2014-201822,2622,236
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-201810.3%16.5%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)105,17215,254
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201879.5%69.9%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$176,500$84,400
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,266$1,079
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$475$332
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$976$684
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201319.6%10.8%
Building permits, 20182,06888
Households, 2014-201876,15011,996
Persons per household, 2014-20182.282.74
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201884.4%87.1%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-201810.0%29.7%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201889.2%62.0%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201882.2%53.0%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201890.3%72.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201823.2%11.4%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201814.9%8.8%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent17.1%23.1%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201841.7%46.6%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201840.4%38.0%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)219,15119,625
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)1,119,64496,812
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)2,091,301255,355
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$12,874$7,356
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201824.924.7
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$49,225$35,057
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$30,528$18,311
Persons in poverty, percent11.1%26.1%
Total employer establishments, 20174,006482
Total employment, 201739,3115,606
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)1,322,729185,571
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20174.4%2.1%
Total nonemployer establishments, 201713,5331,629
All firms, 201213,0231,931
Men-owned firms, 20127,488974
Women-owned firms, 20123,829661
Minority-owned firms, 20121,953613
Nonminority-owned firms, 201210,5141,215
Veteran-owned firms, 20121,488165
Nonveteran-owned firms, 201210,6101,596
Black-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Women-owned firms, percent, 200726.4%24.0%
Population per square mile, 2010235.254.7
Land area in square miles, 2010680.28637.06

Source: United States Census Bureau

About this page: Side-by-side comparison between Charlotte county (FL) and DeSoto county (FL) using the main population, demographic, and social indicators from the United States Census Bureau.