Raleigh, Florida - Basic Facts

Raleigh is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Raleigh Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Levy County at latitude 29.4416 and longitude -82.4662. Levy County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 72 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Raleigh Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.94 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 373
Population in Households 373
Population in Familes 309
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 192
Diversity Index2 55


Total Households 150
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 106
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 181 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 120 (66.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 30 (16.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 31 (17.1%)
Median Home Value $123,333
Average Home Value $176,458


Median Household Income $49,541
Average Household Income $61,401
Per Capita Income $24,624
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


Population 0.0% -0.11%
Households 0.0% -0.13%
Families 1.38% -0.19%
Median Household Income   1.88%
Per Capita Income   2.08%
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.

Raleigh, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Raleigh 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 DescriptionRankPercentile
Total Population # 848 8th
Population Density1 # 837 9th
Diversity Index2 # 341 63rd
Median Household Income # 319 65th
Per Capita Income # 411 55th

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