Charlotte County FL Information


Charlotte County Subdivisions

Charlotte County FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 167,940
Population in Households 164,728
Population in Familes 128,517
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,212
Population Density1 247
Diversity Index2 31


Total Households 77,379
Average Household Size 2.13
Family Households 50,072
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 105,965 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 59,173 (55.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 18,206 (17.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 28,586 (27.0%)
Median Home Value $135,588
Average Home Value $174,161


Median Household Income $44,386
Average Household Income $59,333
Per Capita Income $27,505
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.93% 1.02%
Households 1.02% 1.08%
Families 0.86% 0.98%
Median Household Income   3.22%
Per Capita Income   2.77%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Charlotte County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Charlotte County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 29 58th
Population Density1 # 26 63rd
Diversity Index2 # 61 10th
Median Household Income # 29 58th
Per Capita Income # 17 76th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.