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The City of Cedar Key had a population of 695 as of July 1, 2016. Cedar Key ranks in the lower quartile for 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 Cedar Key is located at latitude 29.1503 and longitude -83.0374 in Levy County. The formal boundaries for the City of Cedar Key (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.96 sq. miles and a water area of 1.14 sq. miles. Levy County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 13 feet.

The City of Cedar Key (GNIS ID: 2404014) 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 City of Cedar Key is located within of Levy County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Cedar Key population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Cedar Key: Cedar Keys.

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Cedar Key, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 695
Population in Households 694
Population in Familes 532
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 723
Diversity Index2 10


Total Households 360
Average Household Size 1.93
Family Households 219
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 584 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 262 (44.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 98 (16.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 224 (38.4%)
Median Home Value $234,722
Average Home Value $261,260


Median Household Income $64,055
Average Household Income $97,878
Per Capita Income $49,184
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.16% -0.09%
Households -0.22% -0.22%
Families 0.45% -0.37%
Median Household Income   0.9%
Per Capita Income   1.69%
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.

Cedar Key, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cedar Key to the other 919 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 792 14th
Population Density1 # 643 30th
Diversity Index2 # 896 3rd
Median Household Income # 155 83rd
Per Capita Income # 76 92nd

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