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Gadsden County, Florida (FL)

County population in 2019: 47,211 (35% urban, 65% rural); it was 45,087 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 7,233
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 5,204
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 12,379
Renter-occupied apartments: 4,515 (it was 3,488 in 2000)
% of renters here:

22%
State:

33%

Land area: 516 sq. mi.

Water area: 12.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 91 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Gadsden County: 81.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (24.8%), Public administration (14.4%), Retail trade (10.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 62%
  • Government: 34%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 4%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Gadsden County, FL (2019)
    • 26,18755.7%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 14,99631.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 5,06110.8%Hispanic or Latino
    • 4440.9%Two or more races
    • 1550.3%Some other race alone
    • 840.2%Asian alone
    • 480.1%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 220.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

41.2 years
Florida median age:

42.4 years
Males: 22,380  (47.4%)
Females: 24,831  (52.6%)
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Average household size:
Gadsden County:

2.0 people
Florida:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $44,054 ($31,248 in 1999)
This county:

$44,054
Florida:

$59,227

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $506 (lower quartile is $280, upper quartile is $625)
This county:

$506
State:

$1097


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $110,198 (it was $61,200 in 2000)
Gadsden:

$110,198
Florida:

$245,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $74,954 - $185,493
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,081
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $339

Institutionalized population: 1,401

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

  • Murders: 6
  • Rapes: 4
  • Robberies: 29
  • Assaults: 216
  • Burglaries: 304
  • Thefts: 399
  • Auto thefts: 53

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

  • Murders: 5
  • Rapes: 14
  • Robberies: 22
  • Assaults: 122
  • Burglaries: 181
  • Thefts: 314
  • Auto thefts: 46
Gadsden County, FL map from a distance

Health of residents in Gadsden County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2013 to 2019:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.4. This is worse than average.
68.8% of residents exercised in the past month. This is less than average.
41.7% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
46.1% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is less than average.
65.4% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is less than average.
Average weight of males is 200 pounds. This is more than average.
Average weight of females is 168 pounds. This is more than average.

Health of residents in Gadsden County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2003 to 2012:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.2. This is significantly worse than average.
66.9% of residents exercised in the past month. This is less than average.
39.8% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is less than average.
96.9% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is more than average.
60.3% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is less than average.
Average weight of males is 196 pounds. This is about average.
Average weight of females is 174 pounds. This is more than average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 118 buildings, average cost: $96,200
  • 1998: 122 buildings, average cost: $103,600
  • 1999: 100 buildings, average cost: $118,200
  • 2000: 80 buildings, average cost: $127,500
  • 2001: 106 buildings, average cost: $139,200
  • 2002: 130 buildings, average cost: $136,700
  • 2003: 128 buildings, average cost: $155,100
  • 2004: 204 buildings, average cost: $158,500
  • 2005: 255 buildings, average cost: $155,400
  • 2006: 458 buildings, average cost: $153,400
  • 2007: 307 buildings, average cost: $183,000
  • 2008: 172 buildings, average cost: $202,200
  • 2009: 108 buildings, average cost: $184,600
  • 2010: 89 buildings, average cost: $165,900
  • 2011: 81 buildings, average cost: $166,600
  • 2012: 63 buildings, average cost: $170,500
  • 2013: 44 buildings, average cost: $169,400
  • 2014: 23 buildings, average cost: $231,900
  • 2015: 38 buildings, average cost: $231,100
  • 2016: 41 buildings, average cost: $217,900
  • 2017: 986 buildings, average cost: $22,300
  • 2018: 1111 buildings, average cost: $22,400
  • 2019: 53 buildings, average cost: $41,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Gadsden, FL residents
Average permit cost in Gadsden, FL
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,089 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $597 (0.6%)

Distribution of median household income in Gadsden, FL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Gadsden, FL in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Gadsden, FL in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 20.6%
Gadsden County:

20.6%
Florida:

12.7%
(8.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.3% for Black residents, 31.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 43.1% for other race residents, 5.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 41.2 years old
(Males: 40.1 years old, Females: 42.0 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 53.5 years old, Black residents: 38.8 years old, American Indian residents: 47.4 years old, Asian residents: 53.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27.5 years old, Other race residents: 16.4 years old)

Area name: Tallahassee, FL HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Gadsden County is $556 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $687 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $916 a month.

Cities in this county include: Quincy, Chattahoochee, Havana, Gretna, Midway, Greensboro.

Gadsden 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 (%)
32324Chattahoochee101010
32333Havana911----
32343Midway101010
32351Quincy9112020
32352Quincy250----

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Neighboring counties: Blanco County, Texas , Brazos County, Texas , St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana , Kerr County, Texas , Kimble County, Texas , Madison County, Texas , Schleicher County, Texas .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

7.5%
Florida:

6.3%

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

Current college students: 1,599
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 79.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 16.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 2,349 (33.3% naturalized citizens)

Gadsden County:

5.0%
Whole state:

21.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 3832010 or later
  • 7872000 to 2009
  • 5961990 to 1999
  • 6141980 to 1989
  • 2341970 to 1979
  • 243Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 49.0%

Gadsden County marital status for males Gadsden County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 13,092
  • One, attached: 87
  • Two: 207
  • 3 or 4: 587
  • 5 to 9: 404
  • 10 to 19: 157
  • 20 to 49: 11
  • 50 or more: 66
  • Mobile homes: 6,052

Housing units in Gadsden County with a mortgage: 5,922 (92 second mortgage, 268 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 7,059

Here:

41.7% with mortgage
State:

56.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Gadsden County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,79553
Black Protestant7,88444
Mainline Protestant2,28013
Catholic1,5352
Other3494
None25,546-
Gadsden 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: 8
Gadsden County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
This county:

2.35 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Gadsden County:

4.92 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 8
This county:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.45 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Gadsden County:

12.2%
Florida:

9.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Gadsden County:

34.6%
State:

23.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.0%
State:

14.0%

Agriculture in Gadsden County:

Average size of farms: 199 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $266,404
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $11852.48
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 1.21%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $182,483
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 11.18%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 48.49%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $38,211
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.63%
Average age of principal farm operators: 59 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 6.70
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 1.01%
Corn for grain: 500 harvested acres
Vegetables: 2,570 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 310 acres

Earthquake activity:

Gadsden County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Florida state average. It is 72% 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 325.0 miles away from Gadsden 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 161.6 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 258.1 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 247.9 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) earthquake occurred 275.5 miles away from Gadsden County center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 12.3 mi) earthquake occurred 275.5 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 Sally, Incident Period: September 14, 2020 - September 28, 2020, FEMA Id: 4564, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Florida Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4486, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Florida Hurricane Michael, Incident Period: October 7, 2018 - October 19, 2018, FEMA Id: 4399, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Florida Hurricane Irma, Incident Period: September 4, 2017 - October 18, 2017, FEMA Id: 4337, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 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 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
  • 12 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Gadsden County (22) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 11, Tropical Storms: 6, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Fires: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Gadsden

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 10,708 (80.4%)
  • Carpooled: 1,563 (11.7%)
  • Bus: 27 (0.2%)
  • Ferryboat: 11 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 307 (2.3%)
  • Walked: 178 (1.3%)
  • Worked at home: 489 (3.7%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Public administration (18%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (43%)
  • El Salvador (19%)
  • Cuba (4%)
  • Other Eastern Africa (3%)
  • Guatemala (3%)
  • Nigeria (3%)
  • Honduras (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Gadsden County


  • American (7%)
  • Irish (2%)
  • English (2%)
  • European (2%)
  • African (1%)
  • German (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)

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

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

  • 1,082 people in state prisons
  • 303 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 303 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 283 people in nursing homes
  • 199 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 177 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 146 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 136 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 68 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the intellectually disabled
  • 20 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 8 people in other nonhousehold living situations

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

  • 992 people in state prisons
  • 757 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 158 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 137 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 114 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 3 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $41,742.

5.87% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,417 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.87%
Florida average:

7.69%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.52% relocated from other counties in Florida ($29,335 average AGI)
1.35% relocated from other states ($8,082 average AGI)
Gadsden County:

1.35%
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 Leon County, FL  3.03% ($36,878 average AGI)
from Jackson County, FL  0.21% ($30,833)
from Grady County, GA  0.14% ($34,783)
from Travis County, TX  0.13% ($22,476)


5.95% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,302 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.95%
Florida average:

6.59%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.82% relocated to other counties in Florida ($29,144 average AGI)
1.13% relocated to other states ($6,158 average AGI)
Gadsden County:

1.13%
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 Leon County, FL  3.22% ($33,336 average AGI)
to Jackson County, FL  0.25% ($45,048)
to Decatur County, GA  0.13% ($25,238)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 16.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 15.6

Births per 1000 population in Gadsden County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 10.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Gadsden County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 13.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 13.0

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Gadsden County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 15.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 7.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Gadsden County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Gadsden County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Gadsden County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Gadsden County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Gadsden County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Gadsden County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 7,596 (5,670 aged, 1,926 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,702 (15%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Gadsden County, Florida in 1999 - 2019:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (584)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (506)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (488)
  • Unspecified dementia (339)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (282)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (230)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (166)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (159)
  • Hypertensive heart disease without (congestive) heart failure (66)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (42)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 21%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 20%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.17
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 1,197
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 54
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 13,271

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,559
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 980
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 19

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 11
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 30

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 109.9. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 72.2
  • Other - 37.7

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 94.2. This is less than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 47,211
  • Male householders: 7,182 (2,217 living alone), Female householders: 10,330 (3,141 living alone)
  • 6,776 spouses (6,637 opposite-sex spouses), 1,084 unmarried partners, (947 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 13,112 children (12,712 natural, 195 adopted, 203 stepchildren), 2,075 grandchildren, 682 brothers or sisters, 357 parents, 46 foster children, 879 other relatives, 817 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 3,786

Size of family households: 5,684 2-persons, 2,492 3-persons, 1,608 4-persons, 1,018 5-persons, 388 6-persons, 226 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 5,359 1-person, 681 2-persons, 36 3-persons, 12 4-persons.

3,282 married couples with children.
4,487 single-parent households (266 men, 4,221 women).

87.8% of residents of Gadsden speak English at home.
9.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (55% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 20% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
0.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (88% speak English very well, 2% speak English well, 10% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (75% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 3% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other language at home (78% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 3% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $280,166,000 ($6,076 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $10,463,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $106,656,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $59,240,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,214,000
Federal grants: $101,746,000
Federal procurement contracts: $3,662,000 ($2,093,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $7,647,000 ($2,402,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,246,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $11,682,000
Federal Government insurance: $35,888,000

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

Births: 3,873
Here:

83 per 1000 residents
State:

63 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,382
Here:

51 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +400
Here:

+9 per 1000 residents
State:

+30 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -496
Here -11 per 1000 residents
State +59 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Gadsden County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 4.34 millions of gallons per day (71% from ground, 29% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.2

Year house built in Gadsden County, Florida
  • Year house built in Gadsden County, Florida
  • 4332014 or later
  • 3542010 to 2013
  • 3,2142000 to 2009
  • 4,0471990 to 1999
  • 3,3671980 to 1989
  • 2,5191970 to 1979
  • 2,3881960 to 1969
  • 2,4461950 to 1959
  • 8741940 to 1949
  • 7891939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Gadsden County, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Gadsden County, Florida
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Gadsden County, Florida
  • 131 room
  • 572 rooms
  • 1853 rooms
  • 1,3154 rooms
  • 3,8985 rooms
  • 3,2666 rooms
  • 2,0337 rooms
  • 1,1618 rooms
  • 1,0079+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Gadsden County, Florida
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Gadsden County, Florida
  • 431 room
  • 3402 rooms
  • 5263 rooms
  • 1,2294 rooms
  • 1,5705 rooms
  • 5136 rooms
  • 1067 rooms
  • 1408 rooms
  • 1129+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Gadsden County, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Gadsden County, Florida
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Gadsden County, Florida
  • 46no bedroom
  • 2231 bedroom
  • 1,7122 bedrooms
  • 8,2333 bedrooms
  • 2,1964 bedrooms
  • 5475+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Gadsden County, Florida
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Gadsden County, Florida
  • 69no bedroom
  • 5301 bedroom
  • 1,5152 bedrooms
  • 2,1473 bedrooms
  • 2494 bedrooms
  • 475+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Gadsden County, Florida in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Gadsden County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Gadsden County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 706no vehicle
  • 3,9491 vehicle
  • 4,5682 vehicles
  • 2,8173 vehicles
  • 6974 vehicles
  • 2865+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Gadsden County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Gadsden County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 1,011no vehicle
  • 2,4701 vehicle
  • 7842 vehicles
  • 3363 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

89.8% of Gadsden County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 22% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 94% lived in Florida.

Gadsden County:

89.8%
State average:

84.5%

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

  • This state: 34,363
  • Other state: 9,904
  • Northeast: 1,924
  • Midwest: 1,630
  • South: 5,478
  • West: 861
Year householders moved into unit in Gadsden County, FL
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Gadsden County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 82.5%Electricity
  • 7.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.7%Utility gas
  • 2.0%Wood
  • 0.6%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 88.2%Electricity
  • 5.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.7%Utility gas
  • 1.2%No fuel used
  • 0.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.3%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 714
Here:

13.9%
Florida:

14.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 280
Here:

12.0%
Florida:

11.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 231
Here:

14.2%
Florida:

19.8%

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

Gadsden County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $328,000
  • Charges - Other: $4,284,000
    Air Transportation: $322,000
    Parks and Recreation: $28,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $5,584,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $5,676,000
    Police Protection: $5,299,000
    General - Other: $4,095,000
    Regular Highways: $3,926,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,676,000
    Financial Administration: $1,951,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,851,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,491,000
    Libraries: $1,087,000
    Local Fire Protection: $879,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $569,000
    Housing and Community Development: $303,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $299,000
    Air Transportation: $271,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $270,000
    Corrections - Other: $217,000
    Parks and Recreation: $193,000
    Solid Waste Management: $151,000
    Transit Utilities: $97,000
    General Public Buildings: $59,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $421,000
    Other: $304,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $385,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Health - Other: $1,700,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $238,000
    Highways: $46,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $16,040,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,040,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,120,000
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $515,000
    Interest Earnings: $504,000
    General Revenue - Other: $281,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $266,000
    Rents: $50,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $26,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $383,000
    Central Staff Services: $364,000
    General - Other: $136,000
    Air Transportation: $135,000
    Hospitals: $82,000
    Parks and Recreation: $43,000
    Financial Administration: $42,000
    Local Fire Protection: $29,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $25,000
    Health - Other: $13,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,000
    Libraries: $3,000
    Housing and Community Development: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,420,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,514,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $6,501,000
    Highways: $4,890,000
    Other: $1,776,000
    Housing and Community Development: $255,000
    Health and Hospitals: $223,000
    Public Welfare: $78,000
  • Tax - Property: $11,427,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,211,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $2,263,000
    Other License: $224,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $190,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $137,000
    Other Selective Sales: $133,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $93,000

Gadsden County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $328,000
  • Charges - Other: $4,284,000
    Air Transportation: $322,000
    Parks and Recreation: $28,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $5,584,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $5,676,000
    Police Protection: $5,299,000
    General - Other: $4,095,000
    Regular Highways: $3,926,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,676,000
    Financial Administration: $1,951,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,851,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,491,000
    Libraries: $1,087,000
    Local Fire Protection: $879,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $569,000
    Housing and Community Development: $303,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $299,000
    Air Transportation: $271,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $270,000
    Corrections - Other: $217,000
    Parks and Recreation: $193,000
    Solid Waste Management: $151,000
    Transit Utilities: $97,000
    General Public Buildings: $59,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $421,000
    Other: $304,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $385,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Health - Other: $1,700,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $238,000
    Highways: $46,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $16,040,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,040,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,120,000
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $515,000
    Interest Earnings: $504,000
    General Revenue - Other: $281,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $266,000
    Rents: $50,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $26,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $383,000
    Central Staff Services: $364,000
    General - Other: $136,000
    Air Transportation: $135,000
    Hospitals: $82,000
    Parks and Recreation: $43,000
    Financial Administration: $42,000
    Local Fire Protection: $29,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $25,000
    Health - Other: $13,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,000
    Libraries: $3,000
    Housing and Community Development: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,420,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,514,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $6,501,000
    Highways: $4,890,000
    Other: $1,776,000
    Housing and Community Development: $255,000
    Health and Hospitals: $223,000
    Public Welfare: $78,000
  • Tax - Property: $11,427,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,211,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $2,263,000
    Other License: $224,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $190,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $137,000
    Other Selective Sales: $133,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $93,000

Gadsden County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $328,000
  • Charges - Other: $4,284,000
    Air Transportation: $322,000
    Parks and Recreation: $28,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $5,584,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $5,676,000
    Police Protection: $5,299,000
    General - Other: $4,095,000
    Regular Highways: $3,926,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,676,000
    Financial Administration: $1,951,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,851,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,491,000
    Libraries: $1,087,000
    Local Fire Protection: $879,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $569,000
    Housing and Community Development: $303,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $299,000
    Air Transportation: $271,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $270,000
    Corrections - Other: $217,000
    Parks and Recreation: $193,000
    Solid Waste Management: $151,000
    Transit Utilities: $97,000
    General Public Buildings: $59,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $421,000
    Other: $304,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $385,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Health - Other: $1,700,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $238,000
    Highways: $46,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $16,040,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,040,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,120,000
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $515,000
    Interest Earnings: $504,000
    General Revenue - Other: $281,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $266,000
    Rents: $50,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $26,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $383,000
    Central Staff Services: $364,000
    General - Other: $136,000
    Air Transportation: $135,000
    Hospitals: $82,000
    Parks and Recreation: $43,000
    Financial Administration: $42,000
    Local Fire Protection: $29,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $25,000
    Health - Other: $13,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,000
    Libraries: $3,000
    Housing and Community Development: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,420,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,514,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $6,501,000
    Highways: $4,890,000
    Other: $1,776,000
    Housing and Community Development: $255,000
    Health and Hospitals: $223,000
    Public Welfare: $78,000
  • Tax - Property: $11,427,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,211,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $2,263,000
    Other License: $224,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $190,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $137,000
    Other Selective Sales: $133,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $93,000

Gadsden County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $328,000
  • Charges - Other: $4,284,000
    Air Transportation: $322,000
    Parks and Recreation: $28,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $5,584,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $5,676,000
    Police Protection: $5,299,000
    General - Other: $4,095,000
    Regular Highways: $3,926,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,676,000
    Financial Administration: $1,951,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,851,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,491,000
    Libraries: $1,087,000
    Local Fire Protection: $879,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $569,000
    Housing and Community Development: $303,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $299,000
    Air Transportation: $271,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $270,000
    Corrections - Other: $217,000
    Parks and Recreation: $193,000
    Solid Waste Management: $151,000
    Transit Utilities: $97,000
    General Public Buildings: $59,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $421,000
    Other: $304,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $385,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Health - Other: $1,700,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $238,000
    Highways: $46,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $16,040,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,040,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,120,000
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $515,000
    Interest Earnings: $504,000
    General Revenue - Other: $281,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $266,000
    Rents: $50,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $26,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $383,000
    Central Staff Services: $364,000
    General - Other: $136,000
    Air Transportation: $135,000
    Hospitals: $82,000
    Parks and Recreation: $43,000
    Financial Administration: $42,000
    Local Fire Protection: $29,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $25,000
    Health - Other: $13,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,000
    Libraries: $3,000
    Housing and Community Development: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,420,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,514,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $6,501,000
    Highways: $4,890,000
    Other: $1,776,000
    Housing and Community Development: $255,000
    Health and Hospitals: $223,000
    Public Welfare: $78,000
  • Tax - Property: $11,427,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,211,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $2,263,000
    Other License: $224,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $190,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $137,000
    Other Selective Sales: $133,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $93,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 2,477
  • Number of aged recipients: 251
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 2,226
  • Number of recipients under 18: 644
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,300
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 533
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 961
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 1,098
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 9 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED153$128,86357$144,474325$152,43735$43,14339$131,84653$73,189
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED7$100,00011$114,63625$145,8007$30,7141$18,00012$52,667
APPLICATIONS DENIED38$121,63237$135,432268$126,47836$54,44415$90,40062$59,984
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN25$175,20017$117,118121$156,8936$76,83310$196,30012$80,917
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS9$135,0005$113,40027$135,9632$85,0000$03$77,667
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$244,2007$214,4290$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED17$192,0003$208,6671$160,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$276,0000$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$03$165,3330$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$242,0001$221,0000$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Gadsden, FL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Gadsden, FL - Value
Most common first names in Gadsden County, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James35870.2 years
Willie33369.9 years
John32073.0 years
Mary31576.8 years
William29072.6 years
Robert21770.2 years
Annie17777.6 years
George16273.5 years
Charles13068.5 years
Henry11473.3 years
Most common last names in Gadsden County, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams29872.9 years
Smith26473.0 years
Johnson22973.1 years
Jackson18570.7 years
Jones16873.2 years
Brown16271.3 years
Davis12574.0 years
Thomas12569.3 years
Robinson11672.8 years
Moore7873.5 years
Businesses in Gadsden County, FL
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Jones New York1
AutoZone1KFC1
Best Western1Lane Furniture1
Burger King3MasterBrand Cabinets1
CVS2McDonald's1
Chevrolet1Nike1
Comfort Inn1Payless1
Dennys1Pizza Hut1
Domino's Pizza1Subway4
FedEx5T-Mobile1
Ford1U-Haul3
Goodwill2UPS4
H&R Block3Verizon Wireless1
Hardee's2Waffle House1
Hilton1Walgreens1
Holiday Inn1Walmart1
Howard Johnson1

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