Volusia County FL Information

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Volusia County Subdivisions

Volusia County FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 506,494
Population in Households 493,665
Population in Familes 378,107
Population in Group Qrtrs 12,829
Population Density1 460
Diversity Index2 48
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 213,463
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 132,473
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 261,882 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 145,686 (55.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 67,777 (25.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 48,419 (18.5%)
Median Home Value $141,002
Average Home Value $177,506
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $42,109
Average Household Income $57,069
Per Capita Income $24,348
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.45% 0.6%
Households 0.47% 0.62%
Families 0.3% 0.51%
Median Household Income   3.6%
Per Capita Income   2.59%
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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Volusia County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Volusia County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 11 85th
Population Density1 # 16 78th
Diversity Index2 # 33 51st
Median Household Income # 35 48th
Per Capita Income # 29 58th

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

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