Washington County FL Information


Washington County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 25,185
Population in Households 22,440
Population in Familes 18,494
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,745
Population Density1 43
Diversity Index2 40


Total Households 8,931
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 6,202
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 10,900 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,687 (61.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,244 (20.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,969 (18.1%)
Median Home Value $87,520
Average Home Value $107,444


Median Household Income $36,764
Average Household Income $46,802
Per Capita Income $16,808
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.27% 0.06%
Households 0.18% 0.02%
Families 0.03% -0.09%
Median Household Income   2.93%
Per Capita Income   1.74%
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.


Washington County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Washington 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 # 53 22nd
Population Density1 # 53 22nd
Diversity Index2 # 50 27th
Median Household Income # 45 34th
Per Capita Income # 52 24th

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