Holmes County FL Information


Holmes County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 19,865
Daytime Population: Workers 4,361
Daytime Population: Residents 11,791
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 16,152
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.81
Population in Households 18,074
Population in Familes 14,911
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,791
Population Density2 42
Diversity Index3 26


Median Household Income $34,053
Average Household Income $45,861
Per Capita Income $17,298


Total Housing Units 8,744 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,381 (61.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,904 (21.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,459 (16.7%)
Median Home Value $94,022
Average Home Value $130,993


Total Households 7,285
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 5,023
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 -0.04% -0.41%
Households -0.13% -0.47%
Families -0.22% -0.53%
Median Household Income   2.58%
Per Capita Income   2.55%


Holmes County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Holmes 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 # 55 19th
Population Density # 54 21st
Diversity Index # 66 3rd
Median Household Income # 66 3rd
Per Capita Income # 63 7th

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