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Union County, Florida (FL)

County population in 2016: 15,674 (33% urban, 67% rural); it was 13,442 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,632
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,253
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,509
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,163 (it was 858 in 2000)
% of renters here:

25%
State:

33%

Land area: 240 sq. mi.

Water area: 9.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 65 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Union County: 81.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Public administration (35.3%), Educational, health and social services (21.1%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (17.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 36%
  • Government: 37%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 27%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Union County, Florida:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (69.8%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (22.2%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (5.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • Asian alone (0.5%)
Median resident age:  40.2 years
Florida median age:  42.1 years
Males: 10,174  (64.9%)
Females: 5,500  (35.1%)

Union County,FL real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Union County:

2.0 people
Florida:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $39,292 ($34,562 in 1999)

This county:

$39,292
Florida:

$50,860

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $491 (lower quartile is $245, upper quartile is $615)
This county:

$491
State:

$931


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $105,606 (it was $56,000 in 2000)
Union:

$105,606
Florida:

$197,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $60,134 - $186,550

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $183,720
Here:

$183,720
State:

$297,126

Mobile homes: $72,054
Here:

$72,054
State:

$77,364
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,021
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $301

Institutionalized population: 4,778

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 10
  • Robberies: 4
  • Assaults: 52
  • Burglaries: 80
  • Thefts: 131
  • Auto thefts: 33

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 5
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 65
  • Burglaries: 111
  • Thefts: 156
  • Auto thefts: 22
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 28 buildings, average cost: $71,300
  • 2001: 29 buildings, average cost: $79,600
  • 2002: 33 buildings, average cost: $80,900
  • 2003: 39 buildings, average cost: $85,200
  • 2004: 32 buildings, average cost: $81,400
  • 2005: 46 buildings, average cost: $81,700
  • 2006: 71 buildings, average cost: $109,600
  • 2007: 52 buildings, average cost: $95,500
  • 2008: 22 buildings, average cost: $106,200
  • 2009: 17 buildings, average cost: $107,700
  • 2010: 13 buildings, average cost: $102,500
  • 2011: 9 buildings, average cost: $93,700
  • 2012: 13 buildings, average cost: $104,700
  • 2013: 15 buildings, average cost: $77,700
  • 2014: 22 buildings, average cost: $92,400
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: $871 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $805 (0.9%)

Union County household income distribution in 2013 Union County home values distribution in 2013 Union County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 20.5%
Union County:

20.5%
Florida:

14.7%
(19.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.5% for Black residents, 40.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 41.7% for other race residents, 22.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 40.2 years old
(Males: 41.2 years old, Females: 37.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 41.7 years old, Black residents: 38.3 years old, American Indian residents: 62.1 years old, Asian residents: 52.4 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 36.7 years old, Other race residents: 41.6 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Union County is $448 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $503 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $665 a month.

Cities in this county include: Lake Butler, Worthington Springs, Raiford.

Union County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate 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 (%)
32054Lake Butler20----

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Neighboring counties: Cameron Parish, Louisiana , Blanco County, Texas , Franklin County , Lafourche Parish, Louisiana , St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana , Hardin County, Texas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.9%
Florida:

5.4%

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

Current college students: 429
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 74.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 7.8%

Number of foreign born residents: 467 (17.8% naturalized citizens)

Union County:

3.0%
Whole state:

20.6%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Union County population
  • 492010 or later
  • 912000 to 2009
  • 1341990 to 1999
  • 1041980 to 1989
  • 551970 to 1979
  • 36Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 46.4%

Union County marital status for males Union County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,025
  • One, attached: 7
  • Two: 144
  • 3 or 4: 97
  • 5 to 9: 35
  • 10 to 19: 59
  • 20 to 49: 28
  • 50 or more: 16
  • Mobile homes: 2,070
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 19

Housing units in Union County with a mortgage: 1,389 (38 second mortgage, 22 home equity loan, 1 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,273

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

57.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Union County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,59618
Other4811
Black Protestant1171
Mainline Protestant1002
None12,241-
Union 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: 1
Union County:

0.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.


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

0.67 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Union County:

4.01 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 3
This county:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.45 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Union County:

11.2%
Florida:

9.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Union County:

34.5%
State:

23.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.0%
State:

14.0%

Agriculture in Union County:

Average size of farms: 217 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $38,948
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $668.52
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 13.52%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 60.08%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $34,383
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 10.72%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $24,016
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 93.82%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 14.96
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 4.77%
Corn for grain: 60 harvested acres
Vegetables: 1,444 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 289 acres

Earthquake activity:

Union 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 368.6 miles away from Union County center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 266.0 miles away from the county center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 238.0 miles away from the 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) earthquake occurred 301.7 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 218.4 miles away from Union County center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 247.6 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 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 Suwannee Fire Complex, Incident Period: May 07, 2007 to December 31, 1969, Fire Management Assistance Declared: May 07, 2007, FEMA Id: 2689, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • 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 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 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
  • Florida Hurricane Charley and Tropical Storm Bonnie, Incident Period: August 11, 2004 to August 30, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1539: August 13, 2004, FEMA Id: 1539, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm, Hurricane
  • Florida Suwannee Fire Complex, Incident Period: June 05, 2000, Fire Management Assistance Declared: June 05, 2000, FEMA Id: 2306, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • 5 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Union County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 5, Hurricanes: 5, Tropical Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Flood: 1, Storm: 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 (21%)
  • Public administration (18%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Public administration (18%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

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


  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (16%)
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Jamaica (24%)
  • Mexico (17%)
  • Philippines (12%)
  • England (9%)
  • Cuba (8%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (4%)
  • Romania (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Union County


  • American (14%)
  • African (10%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • English (7%)
  • German (5%)
  • Italian (3%)
  • European (2%)

Union County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 4,225 (83.9%)
  • Carpooled: 508 (10.1%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 15 (0.3%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 63 (1.3%)
  • Bicycle: 5 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 76 (1.5%)
  • Worked at home: 126 (2.5%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 4,052 people in state prisons
  • 24 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 24 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 20 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 17 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 9 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 2 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 2 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill

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

  • 4,735 people in state prisons
  • 24 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 19 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $41,544.

8.72% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,825 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.72%
Florida average:

7.97%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
7.46% relocated from other counties in Florida ($24,606 average AGI)
1.25% relocated from other states ($4,219 average AGI)
Union County:

1.25%
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 Bradford County, FL  1.91% ($30,171 average AGI)
from Alachua County, FL  1.33% ($29,184)
from Columbia County, FL  0.84% ($29,032)
from Baker County, FL  0.57% ($31,667)
from Clay County, FL  0.35% ($33,231)
from Leon County, FL  0.27% ($11,800)


10.28% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,219 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.28%
Florida average:

7.17%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
8.25% relocated to other counties in Florida ($20,693 average AGI)
2.03% relocated to other states ($7,526 average AGI)
Union County:

2.03%
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 Alachua County, FL  1.93% ($25,458 average AGI)
to Bradford County, FL  1.42% ($28,038)
to Columbia County, FL  1.02% ($25,605)
to Clay County, FL  0.48% ($35,833)
to Duval County, FL  0.46% ($28,000)
to Marion County, FL  0.35% ($21,000)
to Baker County, FL  0.32% ($31,917)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.1
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.7

Births per 1000 population in Union County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Union County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 11.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 3.0

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Union County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 16.2%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 8.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Union County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Union County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Union County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Union County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Union County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Union County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,517 (1,109 aged, 408 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 370 (14%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (346)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (123)
  • Chronic ischaemic heart disease, unspecified (116)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (115)
  • Other and unspecified cirrhosis of liver (99)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (94)
  • Chronic viral hepatitis C (79)
  • Unspecified human immunodeficiency virus [HIV] disease (61)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (59)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (55)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 6.82
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 23,976
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 354
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 18,129

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,066
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 865

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 8
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 13

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

Household type by relationship:

Households: 15,674
  • In family households: 8,915 (1,239 male householders, 1,516 female householders)
    1,890 spouses, 3,355 children (3,177 natural, 32 adopted, 142 stepchildren), 332 grandchildren, 48 brothers or sisters, 120 parents, 152 other relatives, 248 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,421 (633 male householders (530 living alone)), 605 female householders (559 living alone)), 172 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 5,179

Size of family households: 1,216 2-persons, 585 3-persons, 641 4-persons, 171 5-persons, 63 6-persons, 63 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,089 1-person, 132 2-persons, 12 3-persons.

1,548 married couples with children.
990 single-parent households (185 men, 805 women).

93.5% of residents of Union speak English at home.
4.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (77% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (81% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (78% speak English very well, 22% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (69% speak English very well, 31% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $50,467,000 ($3,439 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,978,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $22,611,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $10,207,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $264,000
Federal grants: $15,789,000
Federal procurement contracts: $339,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,257,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $0,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,381,000
Federal Government insurance: $3,952,000

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

Births: 775
Here:

52 per 1000 residents
State:

63 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 840
Here:

56 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: +1,555
Here:

+104 per 1000 residents
State:

+59 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Union County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.36 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.5
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.3

Year house built in Union County, Florida Note: State values scaled to Union County population
  • 2752014 or later
  • 2162010 to 2013
  • 7662000 to 2009
  • 1,0311990 to 1999
  • 8951980 to 1989
  • 7541970 to 1979
  • 3531960 to 1969
  • 1161950 to 1959
  • 771940 to 1949
  • 2351939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Union County, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Union County, Florida Note: State values scaled to Union County population
  • 531 room
  • 32 rooms
  • 963 rooms
  • 2754 rooms
  • 1,0135 rooms
  • 5376 rooms
  • 2607 rooms
  • 2318 rooms
  • 1789+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Union County, Florida Note: State values scaled to Union County population
  • 891 room
  • 92 rooms
  • 923 rooms
  • 3404 rooms
  • 5885 rooms
  • 1636 rooms
  • 327 rooms
  • 168 rooms
  • 99+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Union County, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Union County, Florida Note: State values scaled to Union County population
  • 48no bedroom
  • 421 bedroom
  • 4752 bedrooms
  • 1,7663 bedrooms
  • 2924 bedrooms
  • 385+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Union County, Florida Note: State values scaled to Union County population
  • 87no bedroom
  • 861 bedroom
  • 4202 bedrooms
  • 6553 bedrooms
  • 894 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Union County, Florida in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Union County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Union County population
  • 58no vehicle
  • 7881 vehicle
  • 1,1972 vehicles
  • 3783 vehicles
  • 2024 vehicles
  • 505+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Union County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Union County population
  • 206no vehicle
  • 6731 vehicle
  • 3832 vehicles
  • 573 vehicles
  • 14 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

82.7% of Union County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 12% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 96% lived in Florida.

Union County:

82.7%
State average:

84.2%

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

  • This state: 10,501
  • Other state: 4,420
  • Northeast: 770
  • Midwest: 1,122
  • South: 2,309
  • West: 217
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Union County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 92.5%Electricity
  • 2.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Utility gas
  • 1.2%Wood
  • 1.1%No fuel used
  • 0.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 96.8%Electricity
  • 1.4%Utility gas
  • 1.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 97
Here:

8.3%
Florida:

12.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 28
Here:

4.6%
Florida:

11.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 52
Here:

17.4%
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

Union County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - General: $309,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,379,000
    Health Services - Other: $769,000
    Solid Waste Management: $659,000
    Financial Administration: $333,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $314,000
    General - Other: $305,000
    Housing & Community Development: $220,000
    Central Staff Services: $209,000
    Libraries: $145,000
    Parks & Recreation: $133,000
    Police Protection: $116,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $56,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $117,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $80,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,786,000

Union County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $420,000
    Solid Waste Management: $88,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $410,000
    Special Assessments: $376,000
    Interest Earnings: $68,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,162,000
    Highways: $876,000
    All Other: $435,000
    Housing & Community Development: $350,000
    Health & Hospitals: $83,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,523,000
    Other Selective Sales: $298,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $286,000
    NEC: $60,000

Union County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,991,000
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $308,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $1,980,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $319,000

Union County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,504,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 332
  • Number of aged recipients: 28
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 304
  • Number of recipients under 18: 66
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 204
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 62
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 124
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 156
Union County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Union County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Union County, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James5870.8 years
William3766.6 years
John34129.5 years
Mary3177.8 years
Robert2764.9 years
Joseph1968.6 years
George1770.7 years
Willie1769.1 years
Annie1678.9 years
Charles1671.4 years
Most common last names in Union County, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Thomas3373.0 years
Parrish3070.4 years
Roberts2771.3 years
Smith2176.1 years
Williams2170.6 years
Crawford2079.6 years
Dukes1977.6 years
Jones1974.0 years
Crews1873.3 years
Brown1869.0 years
Businesses in Union County, FL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Subway1
CVS1U-Haul1
Hardee's1UPS1