Charlotte County vs. Sarasota County

Charlotte County (FL)Sarasota County (FL)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)184,998426,718
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)15.6%12.5%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)159,964379,435
Population, Census, April 1, 2010159,978379,448
Persons under 5 years, percent3.0%3.5%
Persons under 18 years, percent11.9%14.2%
Persons 65 years and over, percent40.2%36.7%
Female persons, percent51.2%52.3%
White alone, percent90.5%91.5%
Black or African American alone, percent6.0%4.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.4%0.3%
Asian alone, percent1.4%1.8%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.1%0.1%
Two or More Races, percent1.7%1.5%
Hispanic or Latino, percent7.4%9.3%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent84.0%83.0%
Veterans, 2014-201822,26242,744
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-201810.3%12.3%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)105,172243,994
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201879.5%73.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$176,500$234,800
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,266$1,450
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$475$558
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$976$1,201
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201319.6%25.0%
Building permits, 20182,0685,799
Households, 2014-201876,150180,551
Persons per household, 2014-20182.282.25
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201884.4%84.6%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-201810.0%12.7%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201889.2%90.5%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201882.2%83.6%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201890.3%92.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201823.2%34.7%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201814.9%8.2%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent17.1%16.3%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201841.7%48.5%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201840.4%44.6%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)219,151896,229
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)1,119,6442,975,964
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)90,4111,200,117
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)2,091,3015,751,661
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$12,874$14,895
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201824.924.1
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$49,225$58,644
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$30,528$39,364
Persons in poverty, percent11.1%10.3%
Total employer establishments, 20174,00613,957
Total employment, 201739,311145,391
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)1,322,7296,397,053
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20174.4%2.4%
Total nonemployer establishments, 201713,53343,834
All firms, 201213,02343,592
Men-owned firms, 20127,48823,648
Women-owned firms, 20123,82914,035
Minority-owned firms, 20121,9535,731
Nonminority-owned firms, 201210,51436,185
Veteran-owned firms, 20121,4884,487
Nonveteran-owned firms, 201210,61036,328
Black-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%2.1%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.2%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%1.5%
Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%5.3%
Women-owned firms, percent, 200726.4%26.2%
Population per square mile, 2010235.2682.6
Land area in square miles, 2010680.28555.87

Source: United States Census Bureau

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