Duval County FL Information

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Duval County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Duval County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents 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 # 7 91st
Population Density1 # 7 91st
Diversity Index2 # 14 81st
Median Household Income # 20 72nd
Per Capita Income # 23 67th

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Duval County FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 882,920
Population in Households 862,657
Population in Familes 674,321
Population in Group Qrtrs 20,263
Population Density1 1,158
Diversity Index2 62
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 351,193
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 221,982
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 398,385 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 201,708 (50.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 149,485 (37.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 47,192 (11.8%)
Median Home Value $156,762
Average Home Value $207,714
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $46,856
Average Household Income $62,751
Per Capita Income $25,205
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.5% 0.63%
Households 0.59% 0.7%
Families 0.4% 0.57%
Median Household Income   2.9%
Per Capita Income   2.4%
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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