Sumter County FL Information


Sumter County Subdivisions

Sumter County FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 119,869
Population in Households 110,995
Population in Familes 90,269
Population in Group Qrtrs 8,874
Population Density1 219
Diversity Index2 36


Total Households 54,299
Average Household Size 2.04
Family Households 37,951
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 69,462 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 47,673 (68.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,626 ( 9.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 15,163 (21.8%)
Median Home Value $211,602
Average Home Value $249,149


Median Household Income $47,802
Average Household Income $61,029
Per Capita Income $28,587
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 4.07% 4.52%
Households 4.45% 4.84%
Families 4.33% 4.73%
Median Household Income   1.75%
Per Capita Income   1.83%
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, 2016 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 # 31 55th
Diversity Index2 # 56 18th
Median Household Income # 23 67th
Per Capita Income # 18 75th

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