Taylor County FL Information


Taylor County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 22,634
Population in Households 19,267
Population in Familes 15,674
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,367
Population Density1 22
Diversity Index2 46


Total Households 8,113
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 5,482
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 11,501 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,893 (51.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,220 (19.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,388 (29.5%)
Median Home Value $90,309
Average Home Value $146,789


Median Household Income $36,371
Average Household Income $50,163
Per Capita Income $18,786
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.05% -0.15%
Households 0.39% 0.08%
Families 0.27% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.14%
Per Capita Income   2.24%
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.


Taylor County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Taylor 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 # 54 21st
Population Density1 # 64 6th
Diversity Index2 # 42 40th
Median Household Income # 55 19th
Per Capita Income # 51 25th

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