Suwannee County vs. Gilchrist County

Suwannee County (FL)Gilchrist County (FL)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)44,19118,256
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)6.3%7.8%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)41,55516,941
Population, Census, April 1, 201041,55116,939
Persons under 5 years, percent5.4%5.7%
Persons under 18 years, percent21.3%20.3%
Persons 65 years and over, percent21.4%20.5%
Female persons, percent48.5%48.4%
White alone, percent84.1%91.2%
Black or African American alone, percent12.8%5.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.7%0.7%
Asian alone, percent0.7%0.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.1%0.1%
Two or More Races, percent1.6%1.8%
Hispanic or Latino, percent9.6%6.1%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent75.5%85.8%
Veterans, 2014-20184,2101,449
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20185.2%3.4%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)19,3447,578
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201871.9%83.6%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$95,200$97,800
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,022$1,038
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$336$308
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$721$617
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-20135.3%1.8%
Building permits, 20186365
Households, 2014-201815,0836,511
Persons per household, 2014-20182.812.50
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201889.8%86.2%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-201810.0%5.3%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201882.8%82.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201875.2%66.2%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201881.5%85.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201814.7%14.2%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201814.0%15.1%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent17.2%15.5%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201851.0%49.5%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201844.2%48.2%
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)104,81845,085
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)343,07252,543
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$7,859$3,125
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201827.033.3
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$42,686$42,357
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$21,755$21,379
Persons in poverty, percent19.3%16.8%
Total employer establishments, 2017670245
Total employment, 20178,2891,772
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)255,08459,427
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20171.4%5.4%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20172,612970
All firms, 20122,712742
Men-owned firms, 20121,470286
Women-owned firms, 2012814312
Minority-owned firms, 201252382
Nonminority-owned firms, 20122,100634
Veteran-owned firms, 201234434
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20122,210599
Black-owned firms, percent, 20075.2%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, 20073.4%0.0%
Women-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Population per square mile, 201060.348.4
Land area in square miles, 2010688.55349.68

Source: United States Census Bureau

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