Escambia County FL Information


Escambia County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 317,676
Daytime Population: Workers 160,537
Daytime Population: Residents 169,530
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 330,067
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.04
Population in Households 298,341
Population in Familes 232,830
Population in Group Qrtrs 19,335
Population Density2 484
Diversity Index3 54


Median Household Income $45,210
Average Household Income $62,265
Per Capita Income $25,766


Total Housing Units 144,214 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 74,066 (51.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 49,228 (34.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 20,920 (14.5%)
Median Home Value $148,274
Average Home Value $196,278


Total Households 123,294
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 77,964
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 0.9% 0.83%
Households 0.82% 0.83%
Families 0.71% 0.77%
Median Household Income   2.46%
Per Capita Income   2.47%


Escambia County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Escambia 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 # 20 72nd
Population Density # 15 79th
Diversity Index # 25 64th
Median Household Income # 37 46th
Per Capita Income # 32 54th

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