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Gifford, Florida - Basic Facts

The Gifford Census Designated Place had a population of 10,467 as of July 1, 2017. Gifford ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Florida. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Gifford is located at latitude 27.6735 and longitude -80.41 in Indian River County. The formal boundaries for the Gifford Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.82 sq. miles and a water area of 0.5 sq. miles. Indian River County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 13 feet.

The Gifford Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402525) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Florida is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Gifford Census Designated Place is located within Vero Beach CCD of Indian River County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Gifford population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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


Total Population 10,467
Daytime Population: Workers 10,085
Daytime Population: Residents 7,074
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 17,159
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.64
Population in Households 10,078
Population in Familes 7,457
Population in Group Qrtrs 389
Population Density2 1,536
Diversity Index3 66


Median Household Income $31,315
Average Household Income $62,323
Per Capita Income $28,904


Total Housing Units 5,938 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,166 (36.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,382 (40.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,391 (23.4%)
Median Home Value $261,521
Average Home Value $334,337


Total Households 4,547
Average Household Size 2.22
Family Households 2,535
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 1.21% 1.37%
Households 1.52% 1.37%
Families 1.36% 1.18%
Median Household Income   3.03%
Per Capita Income   2.93%

Gifford, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gifford to the other 919 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 310 66th
Population Density # 475 48th
Diversity Index # 196 79th
Median Household Income # 845 8th
Per Capita Income # 367 60th

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