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Sarasota Springs, Florida - Basic Facts

The Sarasota Springs Census Designated Place had a population of 15,230 as of July 1, 2017. Sarasota Springs ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Florida. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Sarasota Springs is located at latitude 27.31 and longitude -82.4781 in Sarasota County. The formal boundaries for the Sarasota Springs Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.5 sq. miles and a water area of 0.12 sq. miles. Sarasota County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 26 feet.

The Sarasota Springs Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402824) 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 Sarasota Springs Census Designated Place is located within Sarasota CCD of Sarasota County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Sarasota Springs 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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Sarasota Springs, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 15,230
Daytime Population: Workers 5,326
Daytime Population: Residents 7,366
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 12,692
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.83
Population in Households 15,224
Population in Familes 11,473
Population in Group Qrtrs 6
Population Density2 4,346
Diversity Index3 36


Median Household Income $51,160
Average Household Income $66,114
Per Capita Income $28,403


Total Housing Units 7,448 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,877 (65.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,653 (22.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 917 (12.3%)
Median Home Value $169,968
Average Home Value $191,152


Total Households 6,531
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 4,010
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 0.78% 1.02%
Households 0.7% 0.98%
Families 0.55% 0.86%
Median Household Income   1.53%
Per Capita Income   2.62%

Sarasota Springs, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sarasota Springs 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 # 234 75th
Population Density # 153 83rd
Diversity Index # 585 37th
Median Household Income # 377 59th
Per Capita Income # 390 58th

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