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Dixie County, Florida (FL)

County population in 2016: 16,631 (23% urban, 77% rural); it was 13,827 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,235
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,958
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,500
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,123 (it was 705 in 2000)
% of renters here:

14%
State:

33%

Land area: 704 sq. mi.

Water area: 159.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 24 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Dixie County: 81.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (28.9%), Retail trade (20.0%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (18.0%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (16.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 54%
  • Government: 2%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 44%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Dixie County, Florida:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (84.6%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (7.5%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (3.9%)
  • Two or more races (3.1%)
  • Asian alone (0.4%)
Median resident age:  46.9 years
Florida median age:  42.1 years
Males: 9,076  (54.6%)
Females: 7,555  (45.4%)
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Dixie County,FL real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Dixie County:

2.0 people
Florida:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $36,022 ($26,082 in 1999)

This county:

$36,022
Florida:

$50,860

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $490 (lower quartile is $414, upper quartile is $575)
This county:

$490
State:

$931


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $82,494 (it was $45,100 in 2000)
Dixie:

$82,494
Florida:

$197,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $52,463 - $132,405
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $840
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $265

Institutionalized population: 1,426

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 12
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 69
  • Burglaries: 110
  • Thefts: 187
  • Auto thefts: 21

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 16
  • Robberies: 6
  • Assaults: 47
  • Burglaries: 134
  • Thefts: 189
  • Auto thefts: 14
Dixie County, FL map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 51 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2001: 62 buildings, average cost: $117,900
  • 2002: 54 buildings, average cost: $104,700
  • 2003: 63 buildings, average cost: $110,100
  • 2004: 48 buildings, average cost: $131,600
  • 2007: 71 buildings, average cost: $128,200
  • 2008: 53 buildings, average cost: $122,700
  • 2009: 19 buildings, average cost: $126,300
  • 2010: 18 buildings, average cost: $129,100
  • 2011: 17 buildings, average cost: $126,300
  • 2012: 20 buildings, average cost: $132,700
  • 2013: 24 buildings, average cost: $131,600
  • 2014: 24 buildings, average cost: $131,600
Number of permits per 10,000 residents
Average permit cost
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $601 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $456 (0.6%)

Dixie County household income distribution in 2013 Dixie County home values distribution in 2013 Dixie County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 19.7%
Dixie County:

19.7%
Florida:

14.7%
(19.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.3% for Black residents, 39.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 55.6% for American Indian residents, 76.7% for other race residents, 12.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 46.9 years old
(Males: 44.4 years old, Females: 50.0 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 49.8 years old, Black residents: 34.1 years old, American Indian residents: 37.0 years old, Asian residents: 37.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 35.7 years old, Other race residents: 13.4 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Dixie County is $453 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $503 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $628 a month.

Cities in this county include: Cross City, Horseshoe Beach.

Dixie 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 (%)
32628Cross City20----
32680Old Town10----

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Neighboring counties: Iberia Parish, Louisiana , Iberia Parish, Louisiana , Harrison County, Mississippi , Jefferson County, Texas , Kinney County, Texas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.7%
Florida:

5.4%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 358
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 77.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 6.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 478 (59.4% naturalized citizens)

Dixie County:

2.9%
Whole state:

20.6%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Dixie County population
  • 32010 or later
  • 972000 to 2009
  • 151990 to 1999
  • 721980 to 1989
  • 561970 to 1979
  • 82Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.2 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 62.6%

Dixie County marital status for males Dixie County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,274
  • One, attached: 17
  • Two: 96
  • 3 or 4: 36
  • 5 to 9: 72
  • 10 to 19: 56
  • 20 to 49: 12
  • 50 or more: 11
  • Mobile homes: 4,642
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 31

Housing units in Dixie County with a mortgage: 1,898 (13 second mortgage, 38 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,042

Here:

25.0% with mortgage
State:

57.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Dixie County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,94722
Mainline Protestant4423
Other1882
Catholic1641
None11,681-
Dixie 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: 3
Dixie County:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Dixie County:

3.35 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 5
This county:

3.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.45 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Dixie County:

11.7%
Florida:

9.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Dixie County:

29.7%
State:

23.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.0%
State:

14.0%

Agriculture in Dixie County:

Average size of farms: 145 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $30,427
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $35,535
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 9.20%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $23,950
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 80.93%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 16.70
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 26.89%
Land in orchards: 34 acres

Earthquake activity:

Dixie County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Florida state average. It is 95% 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 316.1 miles away from Dixie 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 269.0 miles away from the county center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 297.3 miles away from the county center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 287.7 miles away from the county center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 270.2 miles away from Dixie 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 368.6 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 Hurricane Hermine, Incident Period: August 31, 2016 to September 11, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4280: September 28, 2016, FEMA Id: 4280, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Florida Tropical Storm Debby, Incident Period: June 23, 2012 to July 26, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4068: July 03, 2012, FEMA Id: 4068, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • 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 Dennis, Incident Period: July 07, 2005 to July 20, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1595: July 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 1595, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Florida Hurricane Jeanne, Incident Period: September 24, 2004 to November 17, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1561: September 26, 2004, FEMA Id: 1561, 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 Frances, Incident Period: September 03, 2004 to October 08, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1545: September 04, 2004, FEMA Id: 1545, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 11 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Dixie County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Tropical Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Fires: 3, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 2, Freeze: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (6%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (7%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Cuba (24%)
  • Germany (18%)
  • Mexico (14%)
  • Canada (14%)
  • Colombia (6%)
  • England (5%)
  • Russia (5%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Dixie County


  • American (20%)
  • Irish (12%)
  • German (7%)
  • Italian (7%)
  • English (6%)
  • French (except Basque) (2%)
  • Scottish (2%)

Dixie County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,050 (75.7%)
  • Carpooled: 485 (12.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 81 (2.0%)
  • Bicycle: 5 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 70 (1.7%)
  • Worked at home: 350 (8.7%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 962 people in state prisons
  • 66 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 50 people in nursing homes
  • 18 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 11 people in other group homes

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

  • 1,283 people in state prisons
  • 85 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 58 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 4 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $35,403.

7.31% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,013 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.31%
Florida average:

7.97%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.21% relocated from other counties in Florida ($19,912 average AGI)
2.10% relocated from other states ($7,101 average AGI)
Dixie County:

2.10%
Florida average:

3.71%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Levy County, FL  0.71% ($27,233 average AGI)
from Alachua County, FL  0.62% ($21,731)
from Gilchrist County, FL  0.52% ($23,318)
from Pinellas County, FL  0.29% ($19,417)


7.68% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,812 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.68%
Florida average:

7.17%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.34% relocated to other counties in Florida ($17,537 average AGI)
2.35% relocated to other states ($25,275 average AGI)
Dixie County:

2.35%
Florida average:

2.87%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Levy County, FL  1.19% ($22,360 average AGI)
to Alachua County, FL  0.76% ($34,344)
to Gilchrist County, FL  0.59% ($21,040)
to Marion County, FL  0.26% ($23,000)
to Hillsborough County, FL  0.24% ($13,200)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.6

Births per 1000 population in Dixie County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Dixie County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.1

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Dixie County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 20.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 10.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Dixie County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Dixie County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Dixie County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Dixie County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Dixie County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Dixie County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,214 (2,394 aged, 820 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 299 (10%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (271)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (266)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (186)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (180)
  • Unspecified dementia (84)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (79)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (65)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (43)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (43)
  • Malignant neoplasm of prostate (43)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 19%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,331
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,325
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 7

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 8
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 41

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 7

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 241.8. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 16,631
  • In family households: 12,062 (1,891 male householders, 2,086 female householders)
    2,865 spouses, 3,465 children (3,177 natural, 69 adopted, 221 stepchildren), 789 grandchildren, 75 brothers or sisters, 136 parents, 253 other relatives, 483 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,999 (1,088 male householders (736 living alone)), 1,316 female householders (1,170 living alone)), 586 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,534

Size of family households: 2,175 2-persons, 922 3-persons, 505 4-persons, 147 5-persons, 219 6-persons, 11 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,906 1-person, 375 2-persons, 120 3-persons.

1,381 married couples with children.
845 single-parent households (311 men, 534 women).

95.3% of residents of Dixie speak English at home.
2.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (71% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (86% speak English very well, 14% speak English well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (79% speak English very well, 21% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (35% speak English very well, 65% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $92,298,000 ($6,457 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $3,373,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $44,892,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $18,959,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $373,000
Federal grants: $26,617,000
Federal procurement contracts: $276,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,180,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,400,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,875,000
Federal Government insurance: $56,448,000

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

Births: 857
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

63 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 942
Here:

64 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: -4
Here -0 per 1000 residents
State +30 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +936
Here:

+64 per 1000 residents
State:

+59 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Dixie County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.67 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.1
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.3

Year house built in Dixie County, Florida Note: State values scaled to Dixie County population
  • 372014 or later
  • 2772010 to 2013
  • 1,7822000 to 2009
  • 1,9481990 to 1999
  • 1,8741980 to 1989
  • 1,2831970 to 1979
  • 1,0161960 to 1969
  • 5701950 to 1959
  • 2131940 to 1949
  • 2351939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Dixie County, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Dixie County, Florida Note: State values scaled to Dixie County population
  • 1101 room
  • 982 rooms
  • 1793 rooms
  • 1,2754 rooms
  • 1,4755 rooms
  • 8826 rooms
  • 3877 rooms
  • 2648 rooms
  • 1919+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Dixie County, Florida Note: State values scaled to Dixie County population
  • 221 room
  • 992 rooms
  • 1733 rooms
  • 4834 rooms
  • 3665 rooms
  • 2356 rooms
  • 587 rooms
  • 198 rooms
  • 139+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Dixie County, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Dixie County, Florida Note: State values scaled to Dixie County population
  • 101no bedroom
  • 1881 bedroom
  • 1,6562 bedrooms
  • 2,3503 bedrooms
  • 5354 bedrooms
  • 315+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Dixie County, Florida Note: State values scaled to Dixie County population
  • 22no bedroom
  • 1561 bedroom
  • 6782 bedrooms
  • 4143 bedrooms
  • 1974 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Dixie County, Florida in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Dixie County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Dixie County population
  • 185no vehicle
  • 1,8281 vehicle
  • 1,8602 vehicles
  • 8123 vehicles
  • 1494 vehicles
  • 445+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Dixie County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Dixie County population
  • 279no vehicle
  • 5541 vehicle
  • 4962 vehicles
  • 1413 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

85.8% of Dixie County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 24% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 72% lived in Florida.

Dixie County:

85.8%
State average:

84.2%

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

  • This state: 10,747
  • Other state: 5,115
  • Northeast: 1,292
  • Midwest: 1,647
  • South: 1,892
  • West: 283
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Dixie County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 86.1%Electricity
  • 6.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.6%Wood
  • 1.2%No fuel used
  • 0.8%Other fuel
  • 0.6%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 90.5%Electricity
  • 3.0%No fuel used
  • 2.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.9%Wood
  • 1.0%Utility gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 197
Here:

13.4%
Florida:

12.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 111
Here:

13.0%
Florida:

11.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 26
Here:

8.0%
Florida:

20.1%

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

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 711
  • Number of aged recipients: 50
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 661
  • Number of recipients under 18: 110
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 476
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 125
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 288
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 320
Dixie County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians
Fatal accident count
Vehicles involved in fatal accidents
Fatal accidents involving drunken persons
Fatalities
Persons involved in fatal accidents
Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents
Dixie County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians
Fatal accident count
Vehicles involved in fatal accidents
Fatal accidents involving drunken persons
Fatalities
Persons involved in fatal accidents
Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents
Most common first names in Dixie County, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James5167.9 years
John3571.3 years
William3473.1 years
Mary3471.0 years
Robert2467.4 years
Charles2163.0 years
Willie2070.6 years
George1869.2 years
Ruby1679.8 years
Thomas1475.1 years
Most common last names in Dixie County, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams2777.3 years
Osteen2268.6 years
Smith1872.7 years
Butler1672.7 years
Futch1673.7 years
Chewning1573.8 years
Johnson1475.8 years
Jones1471.0 years
Miller1264.8 years
Allen1271.3 years
Businesses in Dixie County, FL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Hardee's1
Advance Auto Parts1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Dairy Queen1McDonald's1
FedEx1Subway1
H&R Block1UPS1