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Chipley, Florida - Basic Facts

Chipley is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Chipley.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Washington County at latitude 30.7819 and longitude -85.5385. Washington County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 105 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Chipley (see map) encompass a land area of 4.18 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Chipley: Orange.

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Chipley, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Chipley to the other 920 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 530 43rd
Population Density1 # 615 33rd
Diversity Index2 # 475 48th
Median Household Income # 859 7th
Per Capita Income # 745 19th

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

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

POPULATION

Total Population 3,536
Population in Households 3,505
Population in Familes 2,859
Population in Group Qrtrs 31
Population Density1 845
Diversity Index2 45
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,344
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 902
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,619 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 794 (49.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 550 (34.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 275 (17.0%)
Median Home Value $80,013
Average Home Value $96,091
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $28,792
Average Household Income $42,127
Per Capita Income $16,548
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.45% -0.37%
Households -0.62% -0.5%
Families -0.1% -0.61%
Median Household Income   4.02%
Per Capita Income   1.95%
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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