The City of Fanning Springs had a population of 912 as of July 1, 2020. Fanning Springs ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and 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 Fanning Springs is located at latitude 29.5908 and longitude -82.9293 in Gilchrist County. The formal boundaries for the City of Fanning Springs encompass a land area of 4.89 sq. miles and a water area of 0.13 sq. miles. Gilchrist County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 30 feet.
While the primary coordinates for City of Fanning Springs are located in Gilchrist County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Levy County.
The City of Fanning Springs (GNIS ID: ) has a P1 Census Class Code which indicates populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. 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 Fanning Springs is located within Chiefland CCD of Gilchrist County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Fanning Springs: Fannin Springs, Suwannee River.
|Total Population||912 (100%)|
|Population in Households||890 (97.6%)|
|Population in Families||725 (79.5%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||22 ( 2.4%)|
|Median Household Income||$33,726|
|Average Household Income||$47,376|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||10%|
|Per Capita Income||$18,221|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||501 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||319 (63.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||76 (15.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||106 (21.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$83,028|
|Average Home Value||$116,667|
|Housing Affordability Index3||263|
|Average Household Size||2.25|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.79%|
|Per Capita Income||1.87%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.86%|
The table below compares Fanning Springs to the other 919 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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.
|Total Population||# 763||17th|
|Population Density||# 845||8th|
|Median Household Income||# 846||8th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 864||94th|
|Per Capita Income||# 791||14th|
|Diversity Index||# 760||17th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.