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Horseshoe Beach, Florida - Basic Facts

Horseshoe Beach is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Town of Horseshoe Beach.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Dixie County at latitude 29.4413 and longitude -83.2874. Dixie County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 7 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Horseshoe Beach (see map) encompass a land area of 0.45 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Horseshoe Beach: Shelton.

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Horseshoe Beach, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Horseshoe Beach to the other 920 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 890 3rd
Population Density1 # 757 18th
Diversity Index2 # 908 1st
Median Household Income # 598 35th
Per Capita Income # 466 49th

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

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Horseshoe Beach, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 172
Population in Households 171
Population in Familes 141
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 381
Diversity Index2 8
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 89
Average Household Size 1.92
Family Households 59
Average Family Size 2

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 396 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 77 (19.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 12 ( 3.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 307 (77.5%)
Median Home Value $86,364
Average Home Value $114,423
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $38,416
Average Household Income $50,751
Per Capita Income $23,214
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.41% 0.46%
Households 0.81% 0.45%
Families 2.11% 0.34%
Median Household Income   2.4%
Per Capita Income   1.64%
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.

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