Sumter County FL Information


Sumter County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 113,311
Population in Households 104,117
Population in Familes 84,545
Population in Group Qrtrs 9,194
Population Density1 207
Diversity Index2 37


Total Households 51,249
Average Household Size 2.03
Family Households 35,835
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 67,297 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 45,171 (67.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,078 ( 9.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 16,048 (23.8%)
Median Home Value $225,782
Average Home Value $258,062


Median Household Income $42,186
Average Household Income $54,602
Per Capita Income $25,348
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 4.65% 4.99%
Households 5.17% 5.57%
Families 5.01% 5.46%
Median Household Income   4.18%
Per Capita Income   3.44%
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.


Sumter County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sumter 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 # 34 51st
Population Density1 # 32 54th
Diversity Index2 # 55 19th
Median Household Income # 31 55th
Per Capita Income # 22 69th

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