Manatee County FL Information


Manatee County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 338,686
Population in Households 333,869
Population in Familes 262,323
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,817
Population Density1 456
Diversity Index2 53


Total Households 141,832
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 91,381
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 180,374 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 96,109 (53.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 45,723 (25.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 38,542 (21.4%)
Median Home Value $180,004
Average Home Value $232,685


Median Household Income $46,879
Average Household Income $65,919
Per Capita Income $27,729
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.13% 1.82%
Households 1.04% 1.78%
Families 0.85% 1.66%
Median Household Income   3.04%
Per Capita Income   2.62%
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.


Manatee County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Manatee 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 # 15 79th
Population Density1 # 16 78th
Diversity Index2 # 26 63rd
Median Household Income # 19 73rd
Per Capita Income # 14 81st

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