Apalachicola, FL Profile: Facts & Data

Advertisement

Apalachicola Local Links & Resources:
Resources | ALL Apalachicola Content
Planning to visit Apalachicola? See Local Hotels

Also See: Apalachicola, FL ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Apalachicola, Florida - Basic Facts

The City of Apalachicola had a population of 2,201 as of July 1, 2019.

The primary coordinate point for Apalachicola is located at latitude 29.7258 and longitude -84.9832 in Franklin County. The formal boundaries for the City of Apalachicola encompass a land area of 1.92 sq. miles and a water area of 0.7 sq. miles. Franklin County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 13 feet.

The City of Apalachicola (GNIS ID: 2403102) 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 Apalachicola is located within Apalachicola CCD of Franklin County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Apalachicola: Appalachicola.

Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. Apalachicola 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for Apalachicola (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Florida Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Florida Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

Apalachicola, FL - Most Popular Things to Do

Also See: Nearby Photos | Nearby Hotels | Driving Directions

Use HTL Address Research for a Florida Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2019, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


Advertisement

Apalachicola, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Apalachicola, FL Housing Affordability Index is 139
State of Florida Housing Affordability Index is 113
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Apalachicola, FL Wealth Index is 69
State of Florida Wealth Index is 94
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

These new demographic attributes are availiable for Neighborhoods, Cities, Counties, and ZIP Codes.

More Tools and Resources:

  1. For information about schools and school attendance zones, use the HTL Address Tool
  2. Our new HTL Neighborhood Explorer provides lots of detail about any neighborhood.
  3. The new 2-Minute Introduction and Concise Guide to Big Data which will help you make the most effective use of HomeTownLocator Tools.
  4. See the References & Data Sources page for more information about methodology and sources of data.
  5. See the Florida COVID-19 Data and US COVID-19 Data for more information on the spread of the novel coronavirus.

POPULATION

Total Population 2,201 (100%)
Population in Households 2,154 (97.9%)
Population in Families 1,601 (72.7%)
Population in Group Quarters1 47 ( 2.1%)
Population Density 1,144
Diversity Index2 55
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $49,906
Average Household Income $62,279
Per Capita Income $27,190
Wealth Index4 69

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,352 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 731 (54.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 241 (17.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 380 (28.1%)
Median Home Value $183,459
Housing Affordability Index3 139
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 972
Average Household Size 2.22
Family Households 561
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population -0.15% -0.21%
Households -0.22% -0.29%
Families -0.27% -0.43%
Median Household Income   2.43%
Per Capita Income   2.71%

Apalachicola, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Apalachicola to the other 919 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 643 30th
Population Density # 553 40th
Diversity Index # 362 61st
Median Household Income # 513 44th
Per Capita Income # 477 48th

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

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features

Florida Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Florida July 1, 2019 Data
Data:
Locations:
Highest or Lowest:
Results:
Advertisement