The City of Blountstown had a population of 2,202 as of July 1, 2022.
The primary coordinate point for Blountstown is located at latitude 30.4435 and longitude -85.0452 in Calhoun County. The formal boundaries for the City of Blountstown encompass a land area of 3.17 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Calhoun County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 66 feet.
The City of Blountstown 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 Blountstown is located within Blountstown CCD of Calhoun County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Blountstown: Lafarka.
|Total Population||2,202 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,640 (74.5%)|
|Population in Families||1,348 (61.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||562 (25.5%)|
|Median Household Income||$44,722|
|Average Household Income||$63,410|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$21,159|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||947 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||626 (66.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||184 (19.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||137 (14.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$119,626|
|Average Home Value||$155,072|
|Housing Affordability Index3||185|
|Average Household Size||2.02|
|Average Family Size||3.00|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||4.78%|
|Per Capita Income||3.16%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.65%|
The table below compares Blountstown to the other 954 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2022 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.
|Total Population||# 659||31st|
|Population Density||# 677||29th|
|Median Household Income||# 796||17th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 836||88th|
|Per Capita Income||# 841||12th|
|Diversity Index||# 478||50th|
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