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Laurel Hill, Florida - Basic Facts

Laurel Hill is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Laurel Hill.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Okaloosa County at latitude 30.9657 and longitude -86.4597. Okaloosa County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 282 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Laurel Hill (see map) encompass a land area of 3.15 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles.

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Laurel Hill, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Laurel Hill 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 Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 812 12th
Population Density1 # 842 9th
Diversity Index2 # 720 22nd
Median Household Income # 586 36th
Per Capita Income # 583 37th

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

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

POPULATION

Total Population 568
Population in Households 568
Population in Familes 475
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 180
Diversity Index2 24
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 238
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 167
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 278 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 191 (68.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 47 (16.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 40 (14.4%)
Median Home Value $130,172
Average Home Value $157,461
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $38,739
Average Household Income $50,488
Per Capita Income $20,331
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.33% 2.0%
Households 1.54% 2.1%
Families 3.89% 1.96%
Median Household Income   2.88%
Per Capita Income   2.49%
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.

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