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Manatee County, Florida (FL)

County population in 2014: 351,746 (94% urban, 6% rural); it was 264,002 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 58,070
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 38,748
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 82,936
Renter-occupied apartments: 38,911 (it was 29,524 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

33%

Land area: 741 sq. mi.

Water area: 151.7 sq. mi.

Population density: 475 people per square mile   (high).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Manatee County: 94.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (28.9%), Retail trade (14.8%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (12.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 80%
  • Government: 1%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 17%
  • Unpaid family work: 2%
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Races in Manatee County, Florida:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (73.4%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (14.9%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (8.4%)
  • Asian alone (1.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
Median resident age:  45.0 years
Florida median age:  40.0 years
Males: 170,096  (48.4%)
Females: 181,650  (51.6%)

Manatee County,FL real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Manatee County:

2.0 people
Florida:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $48,309 ($38,673 in 1999)

This county:

$48309
Florida:

$46036

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $829 (lower quartile is $635, upper quartile is $1,114)
This county:

$829
State:

$838


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $160,400 (it was $96,000 in 2000)
Manatee:

$160,400
Florida:

$153,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $77,100 - $277,000

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $264,129
Here:

$264,129
State:

$243,181

Townhouses or other attached units: $188,807
Here:

$188,807
State:

$161,350

In 2-unit structures: $158,757
Here:

$158,757
State:

$161,056

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $153,023
Here:

$153,023
State:

$143,318

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $196,546
Here:

$196,546
State:

$215,295

Mobile homes: $38,621
Here:

$38,621
State:

$58,568

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $18,154
Here:

$18,154
State:

$50,225
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,448
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $477

Institutionalized population: 2,810

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

  • Murders: 11
  • Rapes: 75
  • Robberies: 382
  • Assaults: 1760
  • Burglaries: 2377
  • Thefts: 7307
  • Auto thefts: 789

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

  • Murders: 8
  • Rapes: 75
  • Robberies: 338
  • Assaults: 1493
  • Burglaries: 2526
  • Thefts: 7087
  • Auto thefts: 729
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Health of residents in Manatee 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 3.4. This is about average.
72.4% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
51.1% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is more than average.
99.3% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is more than average.
68.1% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is about average.
Average weight of males is 197 pounds. This is about average.
Average weight of females is 156 pounds. This is about average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 2848 buildings, average cost: $133,600
  • 2001: 3214 buildings, average cost: $145,200
  • 2002: 3034 buildings, average cost: $161,700
  • 2003: 3267 buildings, average cost: $184,200
  • 2004: 4668 buildings, average cost: $189,600
  • 2005: 4509 buildings, average cost: $222,100
  • 2006: 2565 buildings, average cost: $259,100
  • 2007: 1086 buildings, average cost: $227,100
  • 2008: 1012 buildings, average cost: $191,200
  • 2009: 931 buildings, average cost: $166,200
  • 2010: 1144 buildings, average cost: $198,000
  • 2011: 1198 buildings, average cost: $196,000
  • 2012: 1588 buildings, average cost: $206,100
  • 2013: 2284 buildings, average cost: $208,600
  • 2014: 2318 buildings, average cost: $223,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,975 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,568 (1.2%)

Manatee County household income distribution in 2009 Manatee County home values distribution Manatee County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.1%
(9.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.6% for Black residents, 40.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 13.6% for American Indian residents, 36.6% for other race residents, 20.8% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.1%
Manatee County:

16.1%
Florida:

17.0%
(9.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.6% for Black residents, 40.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 12.8% for American Indian residents, 34.1% for other race residents, 21.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 46 years old
(Males: 45 years old, Females: 48 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 53 years old, Black residents: 28 years old, American Indian residents: 45 years old, Asian residents: 42 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 23 years old, Other race residents: 32 years old)

Area name: Sarasota-Bradenton-Venice, FL MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Manatee County is $685 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $824 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1052 a month.

Cities in this county include: Bradenton, South Bradenton, Myakka, Bayshore Gardens, Palmetto, Parrish, Longboat Key, Memphis, West Samoset, Holmes Beach.

Manatee 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 (%)
34201Bradenton60----
34202Bradenton383----
34203Bradenton3532020
34205Bradenton2489090
34207Bradenton1109090
34208Bradenton5349090
34209Bradenton12913030
34210Bradenton8502020
34215Cortez10----
34216Anna Maria20----
34217Bradenton Beach50----
34219Parrish147----
34221Palmetto28182020
34222Ellenton475----
34228Longboat Key528----
34243Sarasota183462020
34250Terra Ceia10----
34251Myakka City40----
34280Bradenton--1010

2012 air pollution in Manatee County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.025 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Below U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Manatee County: Hardee Livestock Market (A), Seven Baskets Farm (B), Lovett Farms (C), Wauchula Dairy (D), Crewsville Dairy (E), Zolfo Springs Dairy (F), Cantu Apiairies (G), Keller Ranch (H), Grass Valley Ranch (I), Diamond H Ranch (J), Poucher Blueberry Farm (K), Wyndmoor Community Golf Course (L), Boca Pointe Country Club (M), Wekiva Golf Club (N), Peace River Ranch (O), Windmill Farms Nurseries (P), Hardee Correctional Institution Library (Q), Hardee Correctional Institution (R). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Manatee County include: Sweetwater Church (A), Maranatha Baptist Church (B), Crewsville Bethel Baptist Church (C), New Mount Zion African Methodist Episcopal Church (D), Lake Area Bible Church (E), House of God Miracle Temple of Wauchula (F), First Baptist Church (G), Union Baptist Church (H), New Zion Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Olive Branch Cemetery (1), Oak Grove Cemetery (2), Oak Creek Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and swamps: Mud Lake (A), Horse Creek Prairie (B), Lake Florence (C), Reaphook Swamp (D), Hammock Pond (E), Adeline Bay (F), Duck Pond (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bee Branch (A), Parks Creek (B), Charlie Creek (C), Brushy Creek (D), Troublesome Creek (E), Thompson Branch (F), Punch Gully (G), Fivemile Gully (H), Fish Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Manatee County: Paynes Creek Historic State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Honolulu County, Hawaii , Highlands County , Calhoun County, Texas , Jim Hogg County, Texas , San Patricio County, Texas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.1%
Florida:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 8,183
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 81.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 20.8%

Number of foreign born residents: 22,235 (38% naturalized citizens)

Manatee County:

8.4%
Whole state:

16.7%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 5,905
  • 1990 to 1994: 3,898
  • 1985 to 1989: 2,804
  • 1980 to 1984: 2,215
  • 1975 to 1979: 1,171
  • 1970 to 1974: 852
  • 1970 to 1974: 992
  • 1965 to 1969: 4,398

Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 74.0%

Manatee County marital status for males Manatee County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 62,753
  • One, attached: 9,398
  • Two: 7,467
  • 3 or 4: 5,112
  • 5 to 9: 6,865
  • 10 to 19: 6,042
  • 20 or more: 11,631
  • Mobile homes: 27,891
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 969

Housing units in Manatee County with a mortgage: 38,246 (4,666 second mortgage, 4,266 home equity loan, 127 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 16,396

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

71.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Manatee County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic50,7009
Evangelical Protestant48,255158
Mainline Protestant17,18040
Black Protestant2,51918
Other2,34717
Orthodox9602
None200,872-
Manatee 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: 63
Manatee County:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Here:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 44
This county:

1.40 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 73
Manatee County:

2.32 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 211
This county:

6.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.45 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Manatee County:

9.1%
Florida:

9.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Manatee County:

22.7%
State:

23.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

19.8%
State:

14.0%

Agriculture in Manatee County:

Average size of farms: 354 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $315,118
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $4056.21
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 14.53%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 7.99%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $247,559
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 20.22%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 83.30%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $50,879
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 76.17%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 20.56
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 7.93%
Vegetables: 21,492 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 25,437 acres

Tornado activity:

Manatee County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Florida state average. It is 17682959.6 times below overall U.S. average.

Earthquake activity:

Manatee County-area historical earthquake activity is near Florida state average. It is 96% 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 265.9 miles away from Manatee 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 379.9 miles away from the county center
On 3/31/1992 at 14:59:39, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 221.2 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 469.9 miles away from the county center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 400.9 miles away from Manatee County center
On 4/18/1997 at 14:57:35, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, Depth: 20.5 mi) earthquake occurred 274.2 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:

  • FloridaTropical Storm Fay, Incident Period: August 18, 2008 to September 12, 2008, Emergency Declared (EM-3288): August 21, 2008, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3288, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • FloridaTropical Storm Fay, Incident Period: August 18, 2008 to September 12, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1785): August 24, 2008, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1785, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • FloridaHurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3220): September 5, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3220, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • FloridaHurricane Jeanne, Incident Period: September 24, 2004 to November 17, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1561): September 26, 2004, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1561, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • FloridaHurricane Ivan, Incident Period: September 13, 2004 to November 17, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1551): September 16, 2004, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1551, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • FloridaHurricane Frances, Incident Period: September 3, 2004 to October 8, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1545): September 4, 2004, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1545, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • FloridaHurricane 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: FEMA-DR-1539, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm, Hurricane
  • FloridaSevere Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: June 13, 2003 to August 22, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1481): July 29, 2003, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1481, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • FloridaTropical Storm Gabrielle, Incident Period: September 13, 2001 to September 21, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1393): September 28, 2001, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1393, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • FloridaMyakka Fire Complex, Incident Period: April 17, 2001, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • 13 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Manatee County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Floods: 5, Tropical Storms: 5, Fires: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Freeze: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (32%)
  • Canada (10%)
  • United Kingdom (7%)
  • Germany (6%)
  • Haiti (4%)
  • Cuba (3%)
  • Philippines (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Manatee County (%):

  • German (16%)
  • English (12%)
  • United States or American (10%)
  • Irish (10%)
  • Italian (7%)
  • French (except Basque) (3%)
  • Polish (3%)

Manatee County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 88,443 (80%)
  • Carpooled: 14,705 (13%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 313 (0%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 8 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 20 (0%)
  • Taxi: 205 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 280 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 604 (1%)
  • Walked: 1,633 (1%)
  • Other means: 1,017 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 3,774 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


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

  • 2,081 people in nursing homes
  • 1,937 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 910 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 321 people in federal prisons and detention centers
  • 138 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 134 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 72 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 72 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 66 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 43 people in halfway houses
  • 42 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 39 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 27 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 25 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 24 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 24 people in other group homes
  • 19 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 16 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 5 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 5 people in religious group quarters
  • 3 people in military barracks, etc.
  • 2 people in crews of maritime vessels

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

  • 1,318 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 1,157 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 1,052 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 342 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 238 people in college/university student housing
  • 169 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 165 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 122 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 101 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 94 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 40 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 13 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 6 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $54,532.

8.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($51,582 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.01%
Florida average:

7.97%


0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($314 average AGI)
Manatee County:

0.05%
Florida average:

0.11%

4.04% relocated from other counties in Florida ($18,453 average AGI)
3.92% relocated from other states ($32,815 average AGI)
Manatee County:

3.92%
Florida average:

3.71%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Sarasota County, FL  1.66% ($31,488 average AGI)
from Hillsborough County, FL  0.60% ($41,107)
from Pinellas County, FL  0.38% ($44,536)
from Miami-Dade County, FL  0.13% ($38,665)
from Orange County, FL  0.11% ($39,956)
from Broward County, FL  0.10% ($37,104)
from Lee County, FL  0.10% ($41,352)


7.12% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,135 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.12%
Florida average:

7.17%


0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($478 average AGI)
Manatee County:

0.07%
Florida average:

0.12%

4.19% relocated to other counties in Florida ($20,272 average AGI)
2.86% relocated to other states ($16,385 average AGI)
Manatee County:

2.86%
Florida average:

2.87%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Sarasota County, FL  1.68% ($36,893 average AGI)
to Hillsborough County, FL  0.62% ($32,046)
to Pinellas County, FL  0.37% ($38,157)
to Miami-Dade County, FL  0.26% ($21,675)
to Orange County, FL  0.14% ($25,216)
to Broward County, FL  0.11% ($39,785)
to Lee County, FL  0.09% ($38,152)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.2
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.9

Births per 1000 population in Manatee County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Manatee County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2007 to 2013: 6.6

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Manatee County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 24.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 12.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Manatee County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Manatee County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 64,345 (57,484 aged, 6,861 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 12,407 (18%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (5607)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (3965)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (3137)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (2489)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (2255)
  • Unspecified dementia (1891)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (1654)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (957)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (933)
  • Pancreas, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (847)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 0.67
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 11239.77
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 273.290
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 36241.38

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1217.490
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1104.050
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 5.87

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 36.3
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 61.28

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 9.78

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 52.2. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 28.3
  • Other - 23.8

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 146.0. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 75.5
  • Poisoning - 31.8
  • Suffocation - 21.9
  • Other - 16.9

Household type by relationship:

Households: 318,016
  • In family households: 259,491 (62,643 male householders, 25,506 female householders)
    67,778 spouses, 76,281 children (70,378 natural, 2,015 adopted, 3,888 stepchildren), 6,422 grandchildren, 3,072 brothers or sisters, 2,998 parents, 4,568 other relatives, 8,201 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 58,525 (20,815 male householders (15,696 living alone)), 26,765 female householders (22,946 living alone)), 10,945 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 4,817 (2,810 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 47,678 2-persons, 16,578 3-persons, 13,187 4-persons, 6,275 5-persons, 2,537 6-persons, 1,894 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 38,642 1-person, 7,696 2-persons, 799 3-persons, 260 4-persons, 106 5-persons, 45 6-persons, 32 7-or-more-persons.

33,136 married couples with children.
14,213 single-parent households (3,244 men, 10,969 women).

87.7% of residents of Manatee County speak English at home.
8.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (51% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 18% speak English not well, 11% don't speak English at all).
3.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (68% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (49% speak English very well, 35% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (78% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $1,556,621,000 ($5252 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $73,673,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $873,580,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $442,170,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $5,504,000
Federal grants: $130,362,000
Federal procurement contracts: $38,223,000 ($21,825,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $66,782,000 ($128,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,044,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $151,890,000
Federal Government insurance: $6,343,420,000

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

Births: 17,582
Here:

57 per 1000 residents
State:

63 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 17,409
Here:

57 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +4,960
Here:

+16 per 1000 residents
State:

+30 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +38,064
Here:

+124 per 1000 residents
State:

+59 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Manatee County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 49.92 millions of gallons per day (28% from ground, 72% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.3
State:

5.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.0
State:

3.8

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 3,140
  • 2000 to 2004: 38,737
  • 1990 to 1999: 26,292
  • 1980 to 1989: 37,014
  • 1970 to 1979: 38,743
  • 1960 to 1969: 15,564
  • 1950 to 1959: 10,411
  • 1940 to 1949: 2,704
  • 1939 or earlier: 2,509
Rooms in houses/apartments in Manatee County, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 214
  • 2 rooms: 1,761
  • 3 rooms: 5,572
  • 4 rooms: 15,040
  • 5 rooms: 22,666
  • 6 rooms: 18,024
  • 7 rooms: 11,078
  • 8 rooms: 4,956
  • 9+ rooms: 3,625
  • 1 room: 1,194
  • 2 rooms: 3,312
  • 3 rooms: 5,711
  • 4 rooms: 9,662
  • 5 rooms: 5,706
  • 6 rooms: 2,595
  • 7 rooms: 810
  • 8 rooms: 365
  • 9+ rooms: 169
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Manatee County, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 375
  • 1 bedroom: 6,480
  • 2 bedrooms: 35,843
  • 3 bedrooms: 32,342
  • 4 bedrooms: 7,018
  • 5+ bedrooms: 878
  • no bedroom: 1,533
  • 1 bedroom: 7,637
  • 2 bedrooms: 14,360
  • 3 bedrooms: 5,383
  • 4 bedrooms: 490
  • 5+ bedrooms: 121
Cars and other vehicles available in Manatee County, Florida in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 3,453
  • 1 vehicle: 36,915
  • 2 vehicles: 33,102
  • 3 vehicles: 7,395
  • 4 vehicles: 1,585
  • 5+ vehicles: 486
  • no vehicle: 3,889
  • 1 vehicle: 15,147
  • 2 vehicles: 8,633
  • 3 vehicles: 1,471
  • 4 vehicles: 240
  • 5+ vehicles: 144

49% of Manatee County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 48% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 38% lived in Florida.

Manatee County:

48.6%
State average:

51.1%

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

  • This state: 74792
  • Northeast: 60035
  • Midwest: 64827
  • South: 32352
  • West: 6185

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $128,300


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Manatee County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (90.3%)
  • Utility gas (4.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3.5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.7%)
  • No fuel used (0.5%)
  • Electricity (91.3%)
  • Utility gas (3.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.3%)
  • No fuel used (2.0%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.8%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 2,468
Here:

9.6%
Florida:

11.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 900
Here:

8.2%
Florida:

9.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,202
Here:

17.8%
Florida:

21.0%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Manatee County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Central Staff Services: $14,369,000
    Regular Highways: $12,359,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $11,141,000
    Sewerage: $8,933,000
    Water Utilities: $6,064,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,235,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,895,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,224,000
    Libraries: $187,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $11,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $63,021,000
    General - Other: $58,916,000
    Sewerage: $36,585,000
    Solid Waste Management: $31,663,000
    Corrections - Other: $28,762,000
    Water Utilities: $28,557,000
    Financial Administration: $24,073,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $20,428,000
    Regular Highways: $18,803,000
    Parks and Recreation: $17,408,000
    Health - Other: $16,772,000
    Central Staff Services: $14,074,000
    Housing and Community Development: $9,964,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,958,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $8,806,000
    Transit Utilities: $8,559,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $7,918,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $6,942,000
    Libraries: $6,058,000
    General Public Buildings: $5,875,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $470,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $7,696,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Regular Highways: $2,976,000
    Police Protection: $100,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Health - Other: $2,987,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $16,273,000
    Police Protection: $5,246,000
    General - Other: $3,337,000
    Regular Highways: $1,329,000
    Health - Other: $1,122,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,059,000
    Financial Administration: $1,053,000
    Central Staff Services: $795,000
    Solid Waste Management: $718,000
    Water Utilities: $348,000
    Housing and Community Development: $311,000
    Sewerage: $257,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $165,000
    Corrections - Other: $124,000
    Transit Utilities: $46,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $39,000
    General Public Building: $32,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $18,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $11,000
    Libraries: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $125,504,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $4,685,000

Manatee County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - Sewerage: $47,739,000
    All Other: $35,462,000
    Solid Waste Management: $34,386,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $11,417,000
    Parks and Recreation: $6,318,000
    Hospital Public: $47,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $13,893,000
    Public Welfare: $4,644,000
    Transit Utilities: $2,464,000
    Highways: $905,000
    General Local Government Support: $585,000
    Health and Hospitals: $333,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $9,874,000
    Public Welfare: $129,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $20,805,000
    Interest Earnings: $14,225,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $5,824,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $3,800,000
    Rents: $2,956,000
    Special Assessments: $279,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $41,360,000
    Transit Utilities: $1,741,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $33,585,000
    All Other: $10,249,000
    Public Welfare: $6,891,000
    Highways: $1,726,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,065,000
    Transit Utilities: $479,000
  • Tax - Property: $170,682,000
    Other License: $25,282,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $11,076,000
    Other Selective Sales: $4,658,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $4,481,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $37,000

Manatee County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $325,161,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $304,048,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $43,410,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $34,779,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,973,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $8,631,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,860,000

Manatee County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $94,840,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $337,299,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $38,296,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 3,953
  • Number of aged recipients: 477
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 3,476
  • Number of recipients under 18: 1,040
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 2,114
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 799
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 1,437
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 1,776
Manatee County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Manatee County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 60 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
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 ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1,168$159,9991,777$187,5493,262$199,494126$98,3337$1,085,1431,151$194,49368$76,456
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED58$163,241157$197,478383$207,79444$32,0910$0106$208,34028$70,429
APPLICATIONS DENIED311$156,270443$175,9352,027$215,242139$71,6912$1,159,000490$204,64377$51,026
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN175$162,943313$196,035978$222,85631$123,3871$6,000,000228$199,19714$70,143
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS51$158,72559$222,356257$207,9346$76,5000$034$196,9122$48,500
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 50 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED85$210,49417$228,5884$182,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED54$248,53724$248,62510$263,400
APPLICATIONS DENIED25$190,96023$230,3043$188,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN8$173,7507$136,7140$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS8$217,7502$199,0001$159,000

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Manatee County, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1,48378.0 years
Robert1,47175.8 years
William1,27777.5 years
Mary1,26881.7 years
James1,00774.5 years
Charles82478.2 years
George72979.0 years
Helen70483.5 years
Dorothy70281.6 years
Richard63773.2 years
Most common last names in Manatee County, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith54478.2 years
Johnson35977.0 years
Miller28779.5 years
Brown27878.6 years
Williams26274.4 years
Davis24078.0 years
Jones23377.6 years
Anderson17577.6 years
Wilson16777.3 years
Clark14979.7 years
Businesses in Manatee County, FL
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven15LensCrafters1
ALDI1Levi Strauss & Co.1
AMF Bowling1Little Caesars Pizza3
AT&T4Long John Silver's3
Ace Hardware4Lowe's2
Advance Auto Parts6Macy's1
Aeropostale2Marriott1
Aerosoles1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Albertsons1Mazda1
Ann Taylor2McDonald's12
Applebee's4Motel 61
Arby's3Motherhood Maternity2
AutoZone3New Balance2
Banana Republic1New York & Co1
Bath & Body Works2Nike10
Bed Bath & Beyond1Nissan1
Best Western1Office Depot2
Brooks Brothers1OfficeMax1
Burger King7Olive Garden1
CVS1Outback2
CarMax1Outback Steakhouse2
Charlotte Russe2Pac Sun2
Chevrolet1Panera Bread1
Chick-Fil-A2Papa John's Pizza1
Chico's1Payless2
Chipotle1Penske1
Chuck E. Cheese's1PetSmart1
Circle K4Pier 1 Imports1
Clarks1Pizza Hut5
Cold Stone Creamery1Plato's Closet1
Comfort Inn1Popeyes1
Cracker Barrel2Publix Super Markets9
Curves1Quality1
DHL5Quiznos2
Dairy Queen3RadioShack3
Days Inn2Ramada1
Decora Cabinetry1Red Lobster1
Dennys1Rooms To Go1
Domino's Pizza4Ruby Tuesday1
DressBarn1Rue211
Dressbarn1SAS Shoes1
Dunkin Donuts2Sam's Club1
Econo Lodge1Sears3
FedEx33Skechers USA1
Finish Line1Sleep Inn1
Firestone Complete Auto Care2Soma Intimates1
Foot Locker1Spencer Gifts1
Ford1Sprint Nextel3
GNC4Staples2
GameStop2Starbucks6
Gap1Steak 'n Shake1
Goodwill3Subaru1
Gymboree1Subway15
H&R Block7Super 81
Hilton2T-Mobile9
Holiday Inn2T.J.Maxx1
Home Depot1Taco Bell4
Honda1Target1
Hot Topic1The Room Place1
Howard Johnson1Tire Kingdom4
Hyundai1Toyota2
IHOP1Toys"R"Us1
IZOD1True Value1
J.Crew1U-Haul13
JCPenney1UPS53
Jones New York4Vans2
Journeys2Verizon Wireless2
Justice1Victoria's Secret1
KFC6Volkswagen1
Kincaid1Waffle House2
Kmart2Walgreens9
Kroger1Walmart4
La-Z-Boy1Wet Seal1
Lane Bryant2YMCA2
Lane Furniture5

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  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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