Suwannee County vs. Lafayette County

Suwannee County (FL)Lafayette County (FL)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)44,1918,732
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)6.3%-1.6%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)41,5558,870
Population, Census, April 1, 201041,5518,870
Persons under 5 years, percent5.4%4.2%
Persons under 18 years, percent21.3%20.3%
Persons 65 years and over, percent21.4%16.0%
Female persons, percent48.5%42.9%
White alone, percent84.1%83.9%
Black or African American alone, percent12.8%13.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.7%0.8%
Asian alone, percent0.7%0.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.1%0.1%
Two or More Races, percent1.6%1.4%
Hispanic or Latino, percent9.6%14.2%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent75.5%70.8%
Veterans, 2014-20184,210502
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20185.2%5.1%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)19,3443,377
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201871.9%78.9%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$95,200$105,900
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,022$1,216
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$336$329
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$721$625
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-20135.3%2.8%
Building permits, 20186314
Households, 2014-201815,0832,095
Persons per household, 2014-20182.813.43
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201889.8%88.1%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-201810.0%20.2%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201882.8%80.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201875.2%70.8%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201881.5%76.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201814.7%15.8%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201814.0%8.8%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent17.2%19.8%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201851.0%39.9%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201844.2%41.5%
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)104,8187,732
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)343,07246,605
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$7,859$5,294
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201827.028.8
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$42,686$39,543
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$21,755$19,870
Persons in poverty, percent19.3%21.0%
Total employer establishments, 2017670102
Total employment, 20178,289682
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)255,08418,068
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20171.4%-0.6%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20172,612376
All firms, 20122,712559
Men-owned firms, 20121,470227
Women-owned firms, 2012814137
Minority-owned firms, 201252348
Nonminority-owned firms, 20122,100500
Veteran-owned firms, 201234430
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20122,210518
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, 201060.316.3
Land area in square miles, 2010688.55543.41

Source: United States Census Bureau

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