Horseshoe Beach, FL Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Horseshoe Beach, Florida - Basic Facts

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The Town of Horseshoe Beach had a population of 164 as of July 1, 2017. Horseshoe Beach ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Florida. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Horseshoe Beach is located at latitude 29.4389 and longitude -83.2874 in Dixie County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Horseshoe Beach (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.45 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Dixie County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 7 feet.

The Town of Horseshoe Beach (GNIS ID: 2405866) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Florida is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Horseshoe Beach is located within Cross City South CCD of Dixie County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Horseshoe Beach population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Horseshoe Beach: Shelton.

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Horseshoe Beach, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 164
Daytime Population: Workers 47
Daytime Population: Residents 70
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 117
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.71
Population in Households 163
Population in Familes 135
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density2 361
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $41,071
Average Household Income $63,002
Per Capita Income $28,178


Total Housing Units 378 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 72 (19.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 12 ( 3.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 295 (78.0%)
Median Home Value $127,083
Average Home Value $220,890


Total Households 83
Average Household Size 1.96
Family Households 56
Average Family Size 2
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.41% -0.87%
Households -0.49% -0.98%
Families 0.5% -1.1%
Median Household Income   2.1%
Per Capita Income   2.74%

Horseshoe Beach, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Horseshoe Beach to the other 919 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 893 3rd
Population Density # 762 17th
Diversity Index # 906 2nd
Median Household Income # 625 32nd
Per Capita Income # 398 57th

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