West Samoset, FL Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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West Samoset, Florida - Basic Facts

The West Samoset Census Designated Place had a population of 6,052 as of July 1, 2017. West Samoset ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 West Samoset is located at latitude 27.4703 and longitude -82.5552 in Manatee County. The formal boundaries for the West Samoset Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.33 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Manatee County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 39 feet.

The West Samoset Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2403010) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Florida is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The West Samoset Census Designated Place is located within Bradenton CCD of Manatee County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with West Samoset population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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West Samoset, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 6,052
Daytime Population: Workers 2,272
Daytime Population: Residents 3,882
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,154
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.02
Population in Households 6,039
Population in Familes 4,767
Population in Group Qrtrs 13
Population Density2 4,540
Diversity Index3 82


Median Household Income $35,254
Average Household Income $46,337
Per Capita Income $14,534


Total Housing Units 2,312 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 652 (28.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,284 (55.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 376 (16.3%)
Median Home Value $78,360
Average Home Value $92,956


Total Households 1,936
Average Household Size 3.12
Family Households 1,303
Average Family Size 4
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.12% 1.54%
Households 1.13% 1.6%
Families 1.08% 1.34%
Median Household Income   1.17%
Per Capita Income   2.86%

West Samoset, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares West Samoset to the other 919 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 422 54th
Population Density # 139 85th
Diversity Index # 18 98th
Median Household Income # 778 15th
Per Capita Income # 866 6th

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