Hernando County FL Information

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

POPULATION

Total Population 189,512
Population in Households 187,684
Population in Familes 151,838
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,828
Population Density 401
Diversity Index1 43
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $45,463
Average Household Income $59,929
Per Capita Income $24,461
Wealth Index3 70

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 90,497 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 59,704 (66.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 17,609 (19.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 13,184 (14.6%)
Median Home Value $156,559
Housing Affordability Index2 140
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 77,313
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 52,710
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. 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 1.0% 1.11%
Households 0.81% 0.99%
Families 0.72% 0.93%
Median Household Income   2.25%
Per Capita Income   2.42%

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Hernando County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hernando County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents 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 # 27 61st
Population Density # 19 73rd
Diversity Index # 48 30th
Median Household Income # 41 40th
Per Capita Income # 38 45th

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