Hillsborough County FL Information


Hillsborough County Subdivisions

Hillsborough County FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,345,130
Population in Households 1,323,102
Population in Familes 1,035,020
Population in Group Qrtrs 22,028
Population Density1 1,319
Diversity Index2 69


Total Households 510,621
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 325,668
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 572,580 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 286,509 (50.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 224,112 (39.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 61,959 (10.8%)
Median Home Value $184,673
Average Home Value $243,797


Median Household Income $51,573
Average Household Income $72,796
Per Capita Income $28,046
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.45% 1.62%
Households 1.2% 1.49%
Families 1.06% 1.4%
Median Household Income   2.35%
Per Capita Income   1.65%
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.


Hillsborough County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hillsborough County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 4 96th
Population Density1 # 6 93rd
Diversity Index2 # 7 91st
Median Household Income # 13 82nd
Per Capita Income # 19 73rd

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