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Total population: 5,840 (Urban population: 4,888, Rural population: 952 (all nonfarm))

Valparaiso,FL index of house prices


Houses: 2,020 (1,926 occupied: 1,325 owner occupied, 601 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

31%
State:

37%

Housing density: 169 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $228,762.


Median contract rent in 2009: $720 (lower quartile is $545, upper quartile is $1,017)


Median gross rent in Valparaiso, FL in 2009: $780


Housing units in Valparaiso with a mortgage: 636 (79 second mortgage, 54 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 441


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $59,500


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $52,188


Median monthly housing costs: $741





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Valparaiso, Florida Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $171,664 (it was $79,600 in 2000)
Valparaiso:

$171,664
Florida:

$182,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $132,595 - $224,718

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $198,472
Here:

$198,472
State:

$275,879

Townhouses or other attached units: $171,451
Here:

$171,451
State:

$195,815

Mobile homes: $129,120
Here:

$129,120
State:

$43,568

Household type by relationship:

Households: 4,494
  • In family households: 3,743 (987 male householders, 285 female householders)
    997 spouses, 1,143 children (1,034 natural, 41 adopted, 68 stepchildren), 75 grandchildren, 41 brothers or sisters, 20 parents, 49 other relatives, 146 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 751 (339 male householders (291 living alone)), 305 female householders (273 living alone)), 107 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,872 (951 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 603 2-persons, 291 3-persons, 244 4-persons, 91 5-persons, 35 6-persons, 8 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 564 1-person, 70 2-persons, 5 3-persons, 5 4-persons.

712 married couples with children.
272 single-parent households (74 men, 198 women).

86.8% of residents of Valparaiso speak English at home.
8.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (58% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
2.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (83% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 10% speak English not well).
2.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (60% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 27% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 426 (6.7%)
(64.6% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

5.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.0
State:

3.8

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Valparaiso, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 8
  • 3 rooms: 46
  • 4 rooms: 100
  • 5 rooms: 357
  • 6 rooms: 359
  • 7 rooms: 262
  • 8 rooms: 133
  • 9 or more rooms: 60
  • 1 room: 54
  • 2 rooms: 52
  • 3 rooms: 101
  • 4 rooms: 187
  • 5 rooms: 84
  • 6 rooms: 63
  • 7 rooms: 23
  • 8 rooms: 33
  • 9 or more rooms: 4
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Valparaiso, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 14
  • 1 bedroom: 13
  • 2 bedrooms: 210
  • 3 bedrooms: 828
  • 4 bedrooms: 248
  • 5+ bedrooms: 12
  • no bedroom: 54
  • 1 bedroom: 133
  • 2 bedrooms: 254
  • 3 bedrooms: 143
  • 4 bedrooms: 17
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in Valparaiso, Florida in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 35
  • 1 vehicle: 388
  • 2 vehicles: 648
  • 3 vehicles: 213
  • 4 vehicles: 41
  • 5+ vehicles: 0
  • no vehicle: 107
  • 1 vehicle: 308
  • 2 vehicles: 156
  • 3 vehicles: 30
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 25
  • 2000 to 2004: 80
  • 1990 to 1999: 387
  • 1980 to 1989: 372
  • 1970 to 1979: 257
  • 1960 to 1969: 412
  • 1950 to 1959: 554
  • 1940 to 1949: 49
  • 1939 or earlier: 65

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Valparaiso, FL house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Valparaiso, FL:

  • Less than $10,000: 4
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 2
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 3
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 19
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 18
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 11
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 16
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 72
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 33
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 6
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 2
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 14
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 17
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 124
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 216
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 134
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 155
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 92
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 56
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 103
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 49
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 40
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 5
  • $1,000,000 or more: 17
 


Valparaiso rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Valparaiso:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 0
  • $150 to $199: 0
  • $200 to $249: 0
  • $250 to $299: 0
  • $300 to $349: 0
  • $350 to $399: 0
  • $400 to $449: 0
  • $450 to $499: 16
  • $500 to $549: 0
  • $550 to $599: 52
  • $600 to $649: 11
  • $650 to $699: 48
  • $700 to $749: 138
  • $750 to $799: 53
  • $800 to $899: 29
  • $900 to $999: 0
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 91
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 50
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 105
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 165
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 4
  • 1990 to 1994: 36
  • 1985 to 1989: 66
  • 1980 to 1984: 60
  • 1975 to 1979: 72
  • 1970 to 1974: 79
  • 1970 to 1974: 35
  • 1965 to 1969: 74


Valparaiso, FL Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 93.6%
Number of people working at home: 43 (1.4% of all workers)


Valparaiso commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 175
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 634
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 758
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 316
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 316
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 133
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 357
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 36
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 38
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 127
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 23
  • 90 or more minutes: 17
 


Valparaiso mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 2,271 (76%)
  • Carpooled: 445 (15%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 20 (1%)
  • Taxi: 4 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 17 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 14 (0%)
  • Walked: 127 (4%)
  • Other means: 32 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 43 (1%)
 


Valparaiso, FL household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 127
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 84
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 147
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 209
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 196
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 113
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 91
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 145
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 119
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 248
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 169
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 156
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 79
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 5
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 12
  • $200,000 or more: 16
 

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 1398
 German: 606
 United States or American: 546
 English: 525
 Irish: 523
 Italian: 246
 European: 162
 French (except Basque): 160
 Scotch-Irish: 125
 Scottish: 118
 Dutch: 76
 British: 51
 Polish: 44
 Swedish: 39
 Subsaharan African:: 37
 African: 37
 Czech: 36
 Greek: 35
 French Canadian: 34
 Arab:: 32
 Lebanese: 32
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 31
 Welsh: 20
 Norwegian: 19
 Danish: 17
 Acadian/Cajun: 13
 Finnish: 13
 Lithuanian: 12
 British West Indian: 11
 Pennsylvania German: 10
 Slovak: 10
 Jamaican: 10
 West Indian: 10
 Austrian: 9
 Ukrainian: 8
 Portuguese: 7
 Czechoslovakian: 7
 Latvian: 6
 Scandinavian: 6
 Russian: 5
 Canadian: 4
 Romanian: 3


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



  • Cuba (25%)
  • Colombia (11%)
  • Philippines (10%)
  • Korea (7%)
  • United Kingdom (6%)
  • Other Caribbean (5%)
  • Thailand (5%)


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

  • This state: 1366
  • Northeast: 773
  • Midwest: 802
  • South: 2083
  • West: 551

41% of Valparaiso residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 28% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 25% lived in Florida.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 28
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 6
  • 5th and 6th grade: 10
  • 7th and 8th grade: 18
  • 9th grade: 39
  • 10th grade: 34
  • 11th grade: 50
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 54
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 813
  • Less than 1 year of college: 262
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 468
  • Associate degree: 186
  • Bachelor's degree: 278
  • Master's degree: 155
  • Professional school degree: 64
  • Doctorate degree: 31

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 9
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 4
  • 7th and 8th grade: 32
  • 9th grade: 5
  • 10th grade: 26
  • 11th grade: 47
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 31
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 487
  • Less than 1 year of college: 113
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 351
  • Associate degree: 148
  • Bachelor's degree: 154
  • Master's degree: 117
  • Professional school degree: 23
  • Doctorate degree: 7

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 3.4%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 6.6%


Unemployment rate for other race males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 50.0%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 21.6%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $47,977
  • Black householders: $55,291
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $19,672
  • Asian householders: $28,889
  • Some other race householders: $29,158
  • Two or more races householders: $42,045
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $28,678
Valparaiso household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Valparaiso household income for Black householders
Valparaiso household income for American Indian and Alaska Native householders
Valparaiso household income for Asian householders
Valparaiso household income for Two or more races householders
Valparaiso household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Valparaiso marital status for males
Valparaiso marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $195,602
  • Black or African American householders: $166,488
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $140,178
  • Asian householders: $164,547
  • Some other race householders: $593,061
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $140,178

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,270
  • One, attached: 135
  • Two: 149
  • 3 or 4: 152
  • 5 to 9: 33
  • 10 to 19: 22
  • 20 to 49: 17
  • 50 or more: 12
  • Mobile homes: 230

Median worth of mobile homes: $177,600


Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

House/condo owner moved in on average 17 years ago


Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Valparaiso:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Valparaiso
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (53.1%)
  • Electricity (44.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.6%)
  • Wood (0.5%)
  • No fuel used (0.5%)
  • Electricity (59.1%)
  • Utility gas (39.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.3%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 18
Here:

3.9%
Florida:

11.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 5
Here:

1.5%
Florida:

9.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 70
Here:

19.9%
Florida:

21.0%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

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 (Noninst.)


 

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