Volusia County FL Information


Volusia County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 528,719
Daytime Population: Workers 191,278
Daytime Population: Residents 310,712
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 501,990
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.95
Population in Households 515,317
Population in Familes 393,902
Population in Group Qrtrs 13,402
Population Density2 480
Diversity Index3 50


Median Household Income $45,311
Average Household Income $63,785
Per Capita Income $27,134


Total Housing Units 266,925 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 148,669 (55.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 70,438 (26.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 47,818 (17.9%)
Median Home Value $175,307
Average Home Value $220,871


Total Households 219,107
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 136,169
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 0.92% 1.07%
Households 0.7% 1.0%
Families 0.6% 0.93%
Median Household Income   2.53%
Per Capita Income   2.63%


Volusia County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Volusia 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 # 11 85th
Population Density # 16 78th
Diversity Index # 33 52nd
Median Household Income # 36 48th
Per Capita Income # 28 60th

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