Escambia County FL Information


Escambia County Subdivisions

Escambia County FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 322,478
Population in Households 302,808
Population in Familes 234,864
Population in Group Qrtrs 19,670
Population Density1 491
Diversity Index2 55


Median Household Income $47,223
Average Household Income $64,805
Per Capita Income $26,575


Total Housing Units 144,782 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 74,220 (51.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 49,802 (34.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 20,760 (14.3%)
Median Home Value $164,457
Average Home Value $215,209


Total Households 124,022
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 78,303
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.98% 0.93%
Households 0.79% 0.94%
Families 0.68% 0.87%
Median Household Income   2.53%
Per Capita Income   3.11%


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, 2018 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 # 35 49th
Per Capita Income # 32 54th

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