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Perry, Florida - Basic Facts

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The City of Perry had a population of 6,914 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Perry is located at latitude 30.1092 and longitude -83.582 in Taylor County. The formal boundaries for the City of Perry (see map below) encompass a land area of 9.38 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Taylor County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 49 feet.

The City of Perry (GNIS ID: 2404505) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Florida is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Perry is located within Perry North CCD of Taylor County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Perry 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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Perry, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)

POPULATION

Total Population 6,914
Daytime Population: Workers 4,176
Daytime Population: Residents 4,494
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 8,670
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.25
Population in Households 6,724
Population in Familes 5,440
Population in Group Qrtrs 190
Population Density2 737
Diversity Index3 53
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $32,899
Average Household Income $48,262
Per Capita Income $19,077

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 3,179 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,658 (52.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,039 (32.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 482 (15.2%)
Median Home Value $88,286
Average Home Value $133,625
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 2,697
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 1,785
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.2% -0.18%
Households -0.2% -0.19%
Families 0.06% -0.25%
Median Household Income   2.61%
Per Capita Income   2.39%

Perry, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Perry 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 # 391 58th
Population Density # 642 30th
Diversity Index # 382 59th
Median Household Income # 813 12th
Per Capita Income # 733 20th

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