Citrus County FL Information


Citrus County Subdivisions

Citrus County FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 144,825
Daytime Population: Workers 39,772
Daytime Population: Residents 98,716
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 138,488
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.96
Population in Households 142,574
Population in Familes 110,942
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,251
Population Density2 249
Diversity Index3 25


Median Household Income $40,675
Average Household Income $57,809
Per Capita Income $26,375


Total Housing Units 80,151 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 50,744 (63.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 13,818 (17.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 15,589 (19.4%)
Median Home Value $138,167
Average Home Value $188,442


Total Households 64,562
Average Household Size 2.21
Family Households 41,899
Average Family Size 3
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.35% 0.52%
Households 0.27% 0.48%
Families 0.18% 0.41%
Median Household Income   2.68%
Per Capita Income   2.84%


Citrus County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Citrus County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents 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 # 33 52nd
Population Density # 28 60th
Diversity Index # 67 1st
Median Household Income # 45 34th
Per Capita Income # 31 55th

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