Jump to a detailed profile or search site with Google Custom Search

Calhoun County, Florida (FL)

County population in 2016: 15,316 (32% urban, 68% rural); it was 13,017 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,834
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,053
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,584
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,174 (it was 884 in 2000)
% of renters here:

20%
State:

33%

Land area: 567 sq. mi.

Water area: 7.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 27 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Calhoun County: 82.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (30.8%), Educational, health and social services (22.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 33%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 67%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map

Settings
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2020 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
  • Races in Calhoun County, FL (2017)
    • 11,44587.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2,00515.4%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 9167.0%Hispanic or Latino
    • 3692.8%Two or more races
    • 1371.1%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 1050.8%Asian alone
    • 360.3%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

41.0 years
Florida median age:

42.0 years
Males: 8,353  (54.5%)
Females: 6,963  (45.5%)
Calhoun County, FL forum
Recent posts about Calhoun County, Florida on our local forum with over 2,200,000 registered users. Calhoun County is mentioned 10 times on our forum:
Would you consider Tampa "Southern?"  (216 replies)
How "southern" is northern Florida?  (432 replies)
Moving to Holmes County, Fla.  (1 reply)
Moving to Holmes County, Fla.  (0 replies)
Florida Panhandle for Established Couple  (19 replies)
Possibly moving to Zephyrhills  (16 replies)
Average household size:
Calhoun County:

2.0 people
Florida:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $39,890 ($26,575 in 1999)
This county:

$39,890
Florida:

$52,594

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $451 (lower quartile is $323, upper quartile is $585)
This county:

$451
State:

$975


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $115,266 (it was $50,200 in 2000)
Calhoun:

$115,266
Florida:

$214,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $60,979 - $175,099
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $957
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $295

Institutionalized population: 1,891

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 17
  • Burglaries: 29
  • Thefts: 35
  • Auto thefts: 9

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 10
  • Burglaries: 20
  • Thefts: 47
  • Auto thefts: 6
Calhoun County, FL map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 23 buildings, average cost: $52,700
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $67,400
  • 1999: 22 buildings, average cost: $61,400
  • 2000: 23 buildings, average cost: $57,200
  • 2001: 37 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2002: 31 buildings, average cost: $73,400
  • 2003: 29 buildings, average cost: $69,000
  • 2004: 34 buildings, average cost: $87,800
  • 2005: 58 buildings, average cost: $134,800
  • 2006: 40 buildings, average cost: $128,300
  • 2007: 34 buildings, average cost: $134,900
  • 2008: 30 buildings, average cost: $108,500
  • 2009: 28 buildings, average cost: $149,500
  • 2010: 17 buildings, average cost: $133,700
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $124,000
  • 2012: 12 buildings, average cost: $124,900
  • 2013: 15 buildings, average cost: $156,900
  • 2014: 8 buildings, average cost: $108,600
  • 2015: 8 buildings, average cost: $108,600
  • 2016: 12 buildings, average cost: $138,800
  • 2017: 11 buildings, average cost: $109,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Calhoun, FL residents
Average permit cost in Calhoun, FL
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $758 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $521 (0.6%)

Distribution of median household income in Calhoun, FL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Calhoun, FL in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Calhoun, FL in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 11.4%
Calhoun County:

11.4%
Florida:

14.0%
(11.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.4% for Black residents, 3.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 26.0% for American Indian residents, 12.6% for other race residents, 5.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 41.0 years old
(Males: 40.3 years old, Females: 43.1 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43.8 years old, Black residents: 38.8 years old, American Indian residents: 50.7 years old, Asian residents: 31.6 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 35.0 years old, Other race residents: 39.6 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Calhoun County is $420 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $503 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $634 a month.

Cities in this county include: Blountstown, Altha.

Calhoun County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Zip CodeCityCertified Residential DatabaseMandatory Residential DatabaseMandatory Non-Residential Database
Buildings MeasuredAbove 4 pCi/L (%)Buildings MeasuredAbove 4 pCi/L (%)Buildings MeasuredAbove 4 pCi/L (%)
32424Blountstown102020

Click to draw/clear Calhoun County borders

Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Calhoun County: Sheppards Landing (A), Big Gully Landing (B), Liberty County Correctional Institute (C), Black Curve (D), Blazed Pine Landing (E), Brushy Crossing (F), Cotton Landing (G), Poplar Camp (H), Ranger Station (I), Shingle Landing (J), Briston Fire Control Headquarters (K), Larkin Fish Camp (L), Smokehouse Crossing (M), Whitehead Lake Campground (N), Porter Lake Campground (O), Big Gully Landing Campground (P), East Camp (Q), Lower Langston Landing (R), Rock Bluff Landing (S), Graveyard Pole Lookout (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Calhoun County include: Saint Luke Church (A), Rock of Will Church (B), Victory Temple (C), Saint Stephens Church (D), Humility Church (E), Good Hope Church (F), Blue Creek Church (G), Eureka Church (H), Humility Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: McNair Cemetery (1), Saint Marys Cemetery (2), Mitchum Cemetery (3), Nixon Garden Cemetery (4), Old Burnoff Cemetery (5), Kent Cemetery (6), Humility Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and swamps: Fields Lake (A), Fish Pond (B), Franklin Pond (C), Greenback Lake (D), Half Open Pond (E), Highlog Lake (F), Turner Lake (G), Solomon Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Spots Branch (A), Bracel Branch (B), Yellow Creek (C), Wolf Branch (D), Western Branch (E), West Prong New River (F), Viney Branch (G), Telogia Creek (H), Swift Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Calhoun County include: Torreya State Park (1), Robert Brent Wildlife Management Area (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Evangeline Parish, Louisiana , Jackson County, Mississippi , Comal County, Texas , St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana , Taylor County , Sutton County, Texas , Travis County, Texas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.1%
Florida:

3.3%

Unemployment by year in Calhoun, FL
County total employment by year in Calhoun, FL
County average yearly wages by year in Calhoun, FL

Current college students: 397
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 76.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 11.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 570 (39.1% naturalized citizens)

Calhoun County:

3.7%
Whole state:

20.9%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 272010 or later
  • 1232000 to 2009
  • 1561990 to 1999
  • 651980 to 1989
  • 641970 to 1979
  • 76Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 56.2%

Calhoun County marital status for males Calhoun County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,561
  • One, attached: 74
  • Two: 75
  • 3 or 4: 49
  • 5 to 9: 34
  • 20 or more: 7
  • Mobile homes: 2,269
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 16

Housing units in Calhoun County with a mortgage: 1,467 (18 second mortgage, 80 home equity loan, 1 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,531

Here:

33.3% with mortgage
State:

56.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Calhoun County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,72527
Other1,3972
Mainline Protestant4304
Black Protestant3613
Catholic531
None8,659-
Calhoun County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Calhoun County:

1.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Calhoun County:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 9
This county:

6.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.45 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Calhoun County:

11.3%
Florida:

9.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Calhoun County:

29.4%
State:

23.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.6%
State:

14.0%

Agriculture in Calhoun County:

Average size of farms: 325 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $95,300
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $685.52
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 54.03%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 8.60%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $96,055
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 39.07%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 9.12%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $59,619
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.40%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 7.43
Corn for grain: 498 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 164 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 11121 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 440 harvested acres
Vegetables: 43 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 59 acres

Tornado activity:

Calhoun County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Florida state average. It is 14220129.7 times below overall U.S. average.

Earthquake activity:

Calhoun County-area historical earthquake activity is above Florida state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 302.1 miles away from Calhoun County center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 132.9 miles away from the county center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 239.0 miles away from the county center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 352.7 miles away from the county center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 282.4 miles away from Calhoun County center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 285.8 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Florida Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: April 28, 2014 to May 06, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4177: May 06, 2014, FEMA Id: 4177, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Florida Severe Storms, Flooding, Tornadoes, and Straight-line Winds, Incident Period: March 26, 2009 to May 05, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1831: April 21, 2009, FEMA Id: 1831, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Florida Tropical Storm Fay, Incident Period: August 18, 2008 to September 12, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1785: August 24, 2008, FEMA Id: 1785, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • Florida Tropical Storm Fay, Incident Period: August 18, 2008 to September 12, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3288: August 21, 2008, FEMA Id: 3288, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • Florida Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3220: September 05, 2005, FEMA Id: 3220, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Florida Hurricane Ivan, Incident Period: September 13, 2004 to November 17, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1551: September 16, 2004, FEMA Id: 1551, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Florida Hurricane Charley and Tropical Storm Bonnie, Incident Period: August 11, 2004 to August 30, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1539: August 13, 2004, FEMA Id: 1539, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm, Hurricane
  • Florida Tropical Storm Allison, Incident Period: June 11, 2001 to June 15, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1381: June 17, 2001, FEMA Id: 1381, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • Florida Tropical Storm, Incident Period: September 21, 2000 to October 04, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1344: October 03, 2000, FEMA Id: 1344, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • Florida Fire Hazard, Incident Period: April 15, 1999 to May 25, 1999, Emergency Declared EM-3139: April 27, 1999, FEMA Id: 3139, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • 11 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Calhoun County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Tropical Storms: 7, Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Fires: 3, Winds: 3, Freeze: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Calhoun

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,769 (81.1%)
  • Carpooled: 444 (13.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 57 (1.7%)
  • Bicycle: 33 (1.0%)
  • Walked: 9 (0.3%)
  • Worked at home: 93 (2.7%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (32%)
  • Cuba (17%)
  • Vietnam (8%)
  • Haiti (7%)
  • Canada (6%)
  • Honduras (5%)
  • Germany (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Calhoun County


  • American (23%)
  • English (7%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • German (5%)
  • European (4%)
  • Italian (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Calhoun County, Florida in 2000:

  • 1,426 people in state prisons
  • 218 people in nursing homes
  • 32 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 20 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 15 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 3 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 3 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill

People in group quarters in Calhoun County, Florida in 2010:

  • 1,626 people in state prisons
  • 207 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 39 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 19 people in in-patient hospice facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $46,431.

7.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,745 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.01%
Florida average:

7.69%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.60% relocated from other counties in Florida ($26,468 average AGI)
1.42% relocated from other states ($7,277 average AGI)
Calhoun County:

1.42%
Florida average:

3.87%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jackson County, FL  1.74% ($40,586 average AGI)
from Bay County, FL  1.27% ($32,882)
from Liberty County, FL  1.04% ($31,333)


6.53% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,326 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.53%
Florida average:

6.59%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.38% relocated to other counties in Florida ($27,172 average AGI)
1.15% relocated to other states ($5,153 average AGI)
Calhoun County:

1.15%
Florida average:

2.71%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jackson County, FL  1.52% ($30,967 average AGI)
to Bay County, FL  0.88% ($35,943)
to Liberty County, FL  0.83% ($28,515)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.8

Births per 1000 population in Calhoun County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Calhoun County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 12.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.6

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Calhoun County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 20.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 10.2%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Calhoun County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Calhoun County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Calhoun County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Calhoun County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Calhoun County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Calhoun County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,303 (1,777 aged, 526 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 403 (14%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Calhoun County, Florida in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (181)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (180)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (165)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (130)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (82)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (77)
  • Congestive heart failure (61)
  • Hypertensive heart disease without (congestive) heart failure (61)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (55)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (48)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 18%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 7.58
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 4,126
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 190
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 28,267

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,219
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,068
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 23

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 24
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 60

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 15,316
  • In family households: 11,213 (1,750 male householders, 1,451 female householders)
    2,372 spouses, 3,999 children (3,416 natural, 385 adopted, 193 stepchildren), 720 grandchildren, 276 brothers or sisters, 87 parents, 239 other relatives, 287 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,997 (738 male householders (561 living alone)), 795 female householders (761 living alone)), 463 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,998

Size of family households: 1,438 2-persons, 728 3-persons, 618 4-persons, 216 5-persons, 161 6-persons, 40 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,323 1-person, 188 2-persons, 10 3-persons, 4 7-or-more-persons.

1,751 married couples with children.
736 single-parent households (273 men, 463 women).

91.0% of residents of Calhoun speak English at home.
5.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (46% speak English very well, 37% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
1.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (68% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 22% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (62% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $78,082,000 ($5,922 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,312,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $32,074,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $18,111,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,358,000
Federal grants: $24,080,000
Federal procurement contracts: $282,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,177,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $357,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,369,000
Federal Government insurance: $17,584,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 776
Here:

58 per 1000 residents
State:

63 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 741
Here:

56 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +11
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+30 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +250
Here:

+19 per 1000 residents
State:

+59 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Calhoun County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.75 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.3

Year house built in Calhoun County, Florida
  • Year house built in Calhoun County, Florida
  • 2192014 or later
  • 3832010 to 2013
  • 1,0612000 to 2009
  • 1,1771990 to 1999
  • 1,0621980 to 1989
  • 8501970 to 1979
  • 7911960 to 1969
  • 2821950 to 1959
  • 1751940 to 1949
  • 2171939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Calhoun County, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Calhoun County, Florida
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Calhoun County, Florida
  • 551 room
  • 92 rooms
  • 1453 rooms
  • 4874 rooms
  • 1,0235 rooms
  • 7716 rooms
  • 7307 rooms
  • 3728 rooms
  • 3469+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Calhoun County, Florida
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Calhoun County, Florida
  • 181 room
  • 352 rooms
  • 893 rooms
  • 2344 rooms
  • 2095 rooms
  • 996 rooms
  • 557 rooms
  • 348 rooms
  • 429+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Calhoun County, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Calhoun County, Florida
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Calhoun County, Florida
  • 59no bedroom
  • 1321 bedroom
  • 7722 bedrooms
  • 2,1853 bedrooms
  • 7134 bedrooms
  • 785+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Calhoun County, Florida
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Calhoun County, Florida
  • 33no bedroom
  • 781 bedroom
  • 3052 bedrooms
  • 3313 bedrooms
  • 554 bedrooms
  • 145+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Calhoun County, Florida in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Calhoun County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Calhoun County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 203no vehicle
  • 1,0651 vehicle
  • 1,7692 vehicles
  • 4853 vehicles
  • 2814 vehicles
  • 1705+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Calhoun County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Calhoun County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 135no vehicle
  • 3411 vehicle
  • 2242 vehicles
  • 1023 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 195+ vehicles

86.5% of Calhoun County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 30% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 81% lived in Florida.

Calhoun County:

86.5%
State average:

84.5%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 10,674
  • Other state: 3,686
  • Northeast: 789
  • Midwest: 930
  • South: 1,741
  • West: 223
Year householders moved into unit in Calhoun County, FL
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Calhoun County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 84.0%Electricity
  • 7.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.0%Utility gas
  • 3.3%Wood
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 83.6%Electricity
  • 8.0%Utility gas
  • 6.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 37
Here:

2.5%
Florida:

13.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 9
Here:

1.0%
Florida:

11.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 117
Here:

20.4%
Florida:

20.0%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Calhoun County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $486,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,981,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,300,000
    Regular Highways: $1,731,000
    Financial Administration: $1,683,000
    Police Protection: $1,559,000
    Correctional Institutions: $732,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $582,000
    Libraries: $570,000
    Health - Other: $520,000
    Central Staff Services: $375,000
    Housing and Community Development: $348,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $213,000
    Air Transportation: $189,000
    Local Fire Protection: $110,000
    Parks and Recreation: $103,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $52,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $48,000
    Corrections - Other: $41,000
    General Public Buildings: $20,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $684,000
    Other: $633,000
    Public Welfare: $51,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $15,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Health - Other: $500,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $486,000
    General Local Government Support: $3,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $375,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $188,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $188,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $267,000
    Rents: $108,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $79,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $7,000
    Interest Earnings: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $502,000
    Water Utilities: $342,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $164,000
    Police Protection: $75,000
    General - Other: $30,000
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000
    Financial Administration: $4,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,652,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,880,000
    Other: $2,815,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,870,000
    Housing and Community Development: $296,000
    Health and Hospitals: $231,000
    Sewerage: $23,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,763,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $694,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $284,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $64,000
    Other License: $39,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $26,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $9,000

Calhoun County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $486,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,981,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,300,000
    Regular Highways: $1,731,000
    Financial Administration: $1,683,000
    Police Protection: $1,559,000
    Correctional Institutions: $732,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $582,000
    Libraries: $570,000
    Health - Other: $520,000
    Central Staff Services: $375,000
    Housing and Community Development: $348,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $213,000
    Air Transportation: $189,000
    Local Fire Protection: $110,000
    Parks and Recreation: $103,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $52,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $48,000
    Corrections - Other: $41,000
    General Public Buildings: $20,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $684,000
    Other: $633,000
    Public Welfare: $51,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $15,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Health - Other: $500,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $486,000
    General Local Government Support: $3,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $375,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $188,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $188,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $267,000
    Rents: $108,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $79,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $7,000
    Interest Earnings: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $502,000
    Water Utilities: $342,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $164,000
    Police Protection: $75,000
    General - Other: $30,000
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000
    Financial Administration: $4,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,652,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,880,000
    Other: $2,815,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,870,000
    Housing and Community Development: $296,000
    Health and Hospitals: $231,000
    Sewerage: $23,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,763,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $694,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $284,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $64,000
    Other License: $39,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $26,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $9,000

Calhoun County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $486,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,981,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,300,000
    Regular Highways: $1,731,000
    Financial Administration: $1,683,000
    Police Protection: $1,559,000
    Correctional Institutions: $732,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $582,000
    Libraries: $570,000
    Health - Other: $520,000
    Central Staff Services: $375,000
    Housing and Community Development: $348,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $213,000
    Air Transportation: $189,000
    Local Fire Protection: $110,000
    Parks and Recreation: $103,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $52,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $48,000
    Corrections - Other: $41,000
    General Public Buildings: $20,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $684,000
    Other: $633,000
    Public Welfare: $51,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $15,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Health - Other: $500,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $486,000
    General Local Government Support: $3,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $375,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $188,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $188,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $267,000
    Rents: $108,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $79,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $7,000
    Interest Earnings: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $502,000
    Water Utilities: $342,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $164,000
    Police Protection: $75,000
    General - Other: $30,000
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000
    Financial Administration: $4,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,652,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,880,000
    Other: $2,815,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,870,000
    Housing and Community Development: $296,000
    Health and Hospitals: $231,000
    Sewerage: $23,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,763,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $694,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $284,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $64,000
    Other License: $39,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $26,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $9,000

Calhoun County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $486,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,981,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,300,000
    Regular Highways: $1,731,000
    Financial Administration: $1,683,000
    Police Protection: $1,559,000
    Correctional Institutions: $732,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $582,000
    Libraries: $570,000
    Health - Other: $520,000
    Central Staff Services: $375,000
    Housing and Community Development: $348,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $213,000
    Air Transportation: $189,000
    Local Fire Protection: $110,000
    Parks and Recreation: $103,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $52,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $48,000
    Corrections - Other: $41,000
    General Public Buildings: $20,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $684,000
    Other: $633,000
    Public Welfare: $51,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $15,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Health - Other: $500,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $486,000
    General Local Government Support: $3,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $375,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $188,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $188,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $267,000
    Rents: $108,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $79,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $7,000
    Interest Earnings: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $502,000
    Water Utilities: $342,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $164,000
    Police Protection: $75,000
    General - Other: $30,000
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000
    Financial Administration: $4,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,652,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,880,000
    Other: $2,815,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,870,000
    Housing and Community Development: $296,000
    Health and Hospitals: $231,000
    Sewerage: $23,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,763,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $694,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $284,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $64,000
    Other License: $39,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $26,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $9,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 520
  • Number of aged recipients: 49
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 471
  • Number of recipients under 18: 63
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 319
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 138
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 223
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 223
Most common first names in Calhoun County, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James12772.9 years
Mary10577.1 years
John9673.4 years
William7174.9 years
George6074.6 years
Charles4771.2 years
Annie4081.8 years
Robert3972.8 years
Thomas3374.6 years
Willie2875.9 years
Most common last names in Calhoun County, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Davis6179.9 years
Smith5373.6 years
Bailey4669.0 years
Williams4672.3 years
Johnson3279.9 years
Barfield3072.3 years
Hall2979.1 years
Obryan2875.5 years
Brown2771.6 years
Yon2475.0 years
Businesses in Calhoun County, FL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1H&R Block1
Advance Auto Parts1KFC1
Alco Stores1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1Subway1
FedEx1U-Haul1
Ford1UPS1