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Nassau County, Florida (FL)

County population in 2019: 88,625 (52% urban, 48% rural); it was 57,663 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 14,905
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 7,544
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 17,732
Renter-occupied apartments: 6,345 (it was 4,248 in 2000)
% of renters here:

19%
State:

33%

Land area: 652 sq. mi.

Water area: 74.3 sq. mi.

Population density: 136 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Nassau County: 88.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (18.3%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (11.7%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (11.4%), Retail trade (10.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 79%
  • Government: 7%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 14%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Nassau County, FL (2019)
    • 73,07086.7%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 5,0676.0%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 3,7914.5%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1,0191.2%Two or more races
    • 8921.1%Asian alone
    • 4050.5%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 290.03%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

46.5 years
Florida median age:

42.4 years
Males: 43,698  (49.3%)
Females: 44,927  (50.7%)
Average household size:
Nassau County:

2.0 people
Florida:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $70,939 ($46,022 in 1999)
This county:

$70,939
Florida:

$59,227

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $1,015 (lower quartile is $628, upper quartile is $1,240)
This county:

$1015
State:

$1097


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $244,800 (it was $98,000 in 2000)
Nassau:

$244,800
Florida:

$245,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $160,800 - $381,600
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,580
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $439

Institutionalized population: 432

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 9
  • Robberies: 15
  • Assaults: 687
  • Burglaries: 334
  • Thefts: 673
  • Auto thefts: 108

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

  • Murders: 2
  • Rapes: 28
  • Robberies: 19
  • Assaults: 715
  • Burglaries: 381
  • Thefts: 577
  • Auto thefts: 108
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Health of residents in Nassau 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 about average.
68.7% of residents exercised in the past month. This is less than average.
46.3% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
52.2% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is less than average.
65.5% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is less than average.
Average weight of males is 198 pounds. This is about average.
Average weight of females is 163 pounds. This is about average.

Health of residents in Nassau 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.
75.5% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
56.4% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is more than average.
99.2% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is more than average.
64.2% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is less than average.
Average weight of males is 199 pounds. This is about average.
Average weight of females is 157 pounds. This is about average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 471 buildings, average cost: $103,000
  • 1998: 549 buildings, average cost: $104,700
  • 1999: 549 buildings, average cost: $115,700
  • 2000: 620 buildings, average cost: $203,200
  • 2001: 708 buildings, average cost: $160,900
  • 2002: 755 buildings, average cost: $165,300
  • 2003: 781 buildings, average cost: $166,700
  • 2004: 1252 buildings, average cost: $168,100
  • 2005: 1418 buildings, average cost: $194,500
  • 2006: 986 buildings, average cost: $225,000
  • 2007: 626 buildings, average cost: $200,800
  • 2008: 418 buildings, average cost: $213,700
  • 2009: 252 buildings, average cost: $213,300
  • 2010: 251 buildings, average cost: $249,500
  • 2011: 309 buildings, average cost: $235,000
  • 2012: 305 buildings, average cost: $245,400
  • 2013: 481 buildings, average cost: $261,100
  • 2014: 545 buildings, average cost: $271,100
  • 2015: 800 buildings, average cost: $276,500
  • 2016: 1007 buildings, average cost: $284,400
  • 2017: 1078 buildings, average cost: $288,800
  • 2018: 1085 buildings, average cost: $283,400
  • 2019: 1401 buildings, average cost: $236,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Nassau, FL residents
Average permit cost in Nassau, FL
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,170 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,633 (0.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Nassau, FL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Nassau, FL in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Nassau, FL in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 9.9%
Nassau County:

9.9%
Florida:

12.7%
(9.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.3% for Black residents, 18.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 1.3% for American Indian residents, 20.5% for other race residents, 21.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 46.5 years old
(Males: 45.5 years old, Females: 48.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 47.3 years old, Black residents: 50.5 years old, American Indian residents: 39.1 years old, Asian residents: 46.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 40.0 years old, Other race residents: 28.1 years old)

Area name: Jacksonville, FL HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Nassau County is $643 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $749 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $940 a month.

Cities in this county include: Fernandina Beach, Yulee, Nassau Village-Ratliff, Hilliard, Callahan.

Nassau 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 (%)
32009Bryceville20----
32034Fernandina Beach3801010
32046Hilliard502020
32097Yulee601010

2018 air pollution in Nassau County:

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 8.6 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: Escambia County , Leon County , Lanier County, Georgia , Llano County, Texas .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.3%
Florida:

6.3%

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

Current college students: 2,188
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 88.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 29.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 3,607 (56.0% naturalized citizens)

Nassau County:

4.1%
Whole state:

21.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 6252010 or later
  • 8842000 to 2009
  • 7331990 to 1999
  • 1961980 to 1989
  • 3431970 to 1979
  • 429Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.2 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 54.0%

Nassau County marital status for males Nassau County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 25,371
  • One, attached: 1,175
  • Two: 235
  • 3 or 4: 740
  • 5 to 9: 1,257
  • 10 to 19: 888
  • 20 to 49: 1,137
  • 50 or more: 587
  • Mobile homes: 9,749
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 106

Housing units in Nassau County with a mortgage: 17,522 (165 second mortgage, 2,215 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 11,346

Here:

60.7% with mortgage
State:

56.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Nassau County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant22,31077
Catholic5,1922
Mainline Protestant4,70110
Black Protestant1,1817
Other8925
None39,038-
Nassau 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: 11
Nassau County:

1.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
This county:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Nassau County:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 61
This county:

8.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.45 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Nassau County:

9.7%
Florida:

9.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Nassau County:

24.6%
State:

23.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.4%
State:

14.0%

Agriculture in Nassau County:

Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $87,291
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $792.39
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 92.22%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $81,037
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $17,452
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 92.70%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Corn for grain: 162 harvested acres
Vegetables: 15 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 100 acres

Earthquake activity:

Nassau County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Florida state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 182.2 miles away from Nassau County center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 229.3 miles away from the county center
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 425.6 miles away from the 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 192.1 miles away from the county center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MB, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 161.4 miles away from Nassau 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 332.3 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 Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4486, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Florida Hurricane Dorian, Incident Period: August 28, 2019 - September 9, 2019, FEMA Id: 4468, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Florida Hurricane Irma, Incident Period: September 4, 2017 - October 18, 2017, FEMA Id: 4337, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Florida Hurricane Matthew, Incident Period: October 03, 2016 to October 19, 2016, Emergency Declared EM-3377: October 06, 2016, FEMA Id: 3377, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Florida Hurricane Matthew, Incident Period: October 03, 2016 to October 19, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4283: October 08, 2016, FEMA Id: 4283, 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 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
  • 13 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Nassau County (23) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 10, Fires: 4, Floods: 4, Tropical Storms: 4, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Freeze: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Nassau

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 20,550 (80.4%)
  • Carpooled: 1,567 (6.1%)
  • Bus: 14 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 368 (1.4%)
  • Bicycle: 145 (0.6%)
  • Walked: 785 (3.1%)
  • Worked at home: 2,258 (8.8%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)

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


  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (19%)
  • Germany (7%)
  • Philippines (7%)
  • Canada (5%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (4%)
  • Colombia (4%)
  • Cuba (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Nassau County


  • American (37%)
  • English (8%)
  • German (6%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • Italian (2%)
  • European (2%)
  • British (1%)

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

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

  • 275 people in nursing homes
  • 178 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 94 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 78 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 60 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 2 people in other group homes

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

  • 233 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 196 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 81 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 30 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 3 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $80,167.

9.30% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($82,874 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.30%
Florida average:

7.69%


0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,045 average AGI)
Nassau County:

0.06%
Florida average:

0.08%

4.25% relocated from other counties in Florida ($29,049 average AGI)
4.99% relocated from other states ($52,780 average AGI)
Nassau County:

4.99%
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 Duval County, FL  2.62% ($55,624 average AGI)
from Camden County, GA  0.41% ($41,138)
from Clay County, FL  0.23% ($69,972)
from St. Johns County, FL  0.14% ($130,705)
from Orange County, FL  0.11% ($180,676)
from Charlton County, GA  0.10% ($43,219)
from Glynn County, GA  0.10% ($73,774)


6.89% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($63,684 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.89%
Florida average:

6.59%


0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($314 average AGI)
Nassau County:

0.06%
Florida average:

0.10%

3.50% relocated to other counties in Florida ($27,726 average AGI)
3.33% relocated to other states ($35,644 average AGI)
Nassau County:

3.33%
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 Duval County, FL  2.13% ($40,459 average AGI)
to Camden County, GA  0.32% ($44,270)
to Clay County, FL  0.19% ($57,448)
to St. Johns County, FL  0.14% ($69,238)
to Charlton County, GA  0.08% ($36,840)
to Hillsborough County, FL  0.07% ($48,261)
to Alachua County, FL  0.07% ($39,000)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.1
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.9

Births per 1000 population in Nassau County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 9.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Nassau County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.7

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Nassau County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 11.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 6.4%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Nassau County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Nassau County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Nassau County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Nassau County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Nassau County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Nassau County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 11,516 (9,620 aged, 1,896 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 2,730 (17%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (1,157)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (1,057)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (835)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (638)
  • Unspecified dementia (539)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (316)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (315)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (246)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (206)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (201)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.58
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 4,015
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 51
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 28,635

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,080
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 927
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 8

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 25
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 73

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 22

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 62.4. This is more than state average.

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 164.1. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 104.0
  • Other - 60.1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 88,625
  • Male householders: 18,789 (2,708 living alone), Female householders: 16,423 (3,616 living alone)
  • 20,802 spouses (20,650 opposite-sex spouses), 2,240 unmarried partners, (2,198 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 20,620 children (17,826 natural, 1,489 adopted, 1,305 stepchildren), 2,962 grandchildren, 653 brothers or sisters, 1,284 parents, 482 foster children, 1,850 other relatives, 1,615 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 905

Size of family households: 15,883 2-persons, 4,025 3-persons, 4,254 4-persons, 1,692 5-persons, 575 6-persons, 273 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 6,324 1-person, 1,640 2-persons, 464 3-persons, 82 4-persons.

10,922 married couples with children.
3,588 single-parent households (1,095 men, 2,493 women).

92.8% of residents of Nassau speak English at home.
3.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (63% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
1.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (82% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 4% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (61% speak English very well, 33% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (93% speak English very well, 7% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $365,717,000 ($5,791 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $36,658,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $190,736,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $55,351,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $263,000
Federal grants: $43,571,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,502,000 ($516,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $73,294,000 ($10,935,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $84,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $50,404,000
Federal Government insurance: $1,765,512,000

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

Births: 3,724
Here:

58 per 1000 residents
State:

63 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,904
Here:

45 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +214
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+30 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +6,165
Here:

+95 per 1000 residents
State:

+59 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Nassau County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 6.81 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.2
State:

4.2

Year house built in Nassau County, Florida
  • Year house built in Nassau County, Florida
  • 5,2752014 or later
  • 1,3112010 to 2013
  • 9,5702000 to 2009
  • 8,6181990 to 1999
  • 6,8031980 to 1989
  • 5,0681970 to 1979
  • 1,9841960 to 1969
  • 1,4251950 to 1959
  • 6931940 to 1949
  • 4981939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Nassau County, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Nassau County, Florida
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Nassau County, Florida
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 403 rooms
  • 2,1744 rooms
  • 4,6995 rooms
  • 7,7906 rooms
  • 6,1687 rooms
  • 3,8728 rooms
  • 4,1259+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Nassau County, Florida
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Nassau County, Florida
  • 501 room
  • 982 rooms
  • 5173 rooms
  • 1,5144 rooms
  • 1,3275 rooms
  • 1,5886 rooms
  • 7857 rooms
  • 2548 rooms
  • 2119+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Nassau County, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Nassau County, Florida
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Nassau County, Florida
  • 0no bedroom
  • 501 bedroom
  • 2,5852 bedrooms
  • 18,6323 bedrooms
  • 6,4234 bedrooms
  • 1,1785+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Nassau County, Florida
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Nassau County, Florida
  • 50no bedroom
  • 4451 bedroom
  • 2,1012 bedrooms
  • 3,2043 bedrooms
  • 5444 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Nassau County, Florida in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Nassau County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Nassau County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 547no vehicle
  • 6,9701 vehicle
  • 12,4722 vehicles
  • 5,5063 vehicles
  • 2,1134 vehicles
  • 1,2605+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Nassau County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Nassau County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 459no vehicle
  • 2,9791 vehicle
  • 1,9722 vehicles
  • 7003 vehicles
  • 2344 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

87.2% of Nassau County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 32% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 44% lived in Florida.

Nassau County:

87.2%
State average:

84.5%

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

  • This state: 37,648
  • Other state: 45,571
  • Northeast: 11,364
  • Midwest: 9,728
  • South: 19,742
  • West: 4,737
Year householders moved into unit in Nassau County, FL
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Nassau County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 94.5%Electricity
  • 2.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Utility gas
  • 0.7%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 95.7%Electricity
  • 2.2%No fuel used
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.4%Utility gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1,809
Here:

22.2%
Florida:

14.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 362
Here:

9.8%
Florida:

11.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 656
Here:

30.7%
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

Nassau County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,722,000
  • Charges - Other: $5,407,000
    Sewerage: $2,458,000
    Regular Highways: $69,000
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,028,000
    General - Other: $1,327,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $15,859,000
    Police Protection: $12,563,000
    Health - Other: $10,517,000
    Financial Administration: $8,618,000
    Local Fire Protection: $7,168,000
    Correctional Institutions: $7,040,000
    Regular Highways: $6,796,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $3,287,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,830,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,394,000
    Sewerage: $2,167,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,525,000
    Libraries: $1,215,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,127,000
    Parks and Recreation: $665,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $566,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $470,000
    Housing and Community Development: $332,000
    Water Utilities: $92,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,600,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,819,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Health - Other: $2,000,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $777,000
    Public Welfare: $8,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $45,592,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $40,077,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $9,875,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $9,715,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,053,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $160,000
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $3,383,000
    General Revenue - Other: $1,669,000
    Interest Earnings: $765,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $631,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $234,000
    Sale of Property: $66,000
    Rents: $19,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $2,050,000
    Sewerage: $1,455,000
    Health - Other: $1,079,000
    General Public Building: $447,000
    Parks and Recreation: $432,000
    Solid Waste Management: $327,000
    Correctional Institutions: $310,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $200,000
    Libraries: $191,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $94,000
    Local Fire Protection: $94,000
    Financial Administration: $62,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $42,000
    Central Staff Services: $33,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $73,601,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,584,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,715,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $6,878,000
    Highways: $3,033,000
    Other: $1,085,000
    Health and Hospitals: $223,000
  • Tax - Property: $54,409,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $9,640,000
    Other Selective Sales: $5,538,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $2,861,000
    Other License: $2,402,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $679,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $535,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $307,000

Nassau County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,722,000
  • Charges - Other: $5,407,000
    Sewerage: $2,458,000
    Regular Highways: $69,000
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,028,000
    General - Other: $1,327,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $15,859,000
    Police Protection: $12,563,000
    Health - Other: $10,517,000
    Financial Administration: $8,618,000
    Local Fire Protection: $7,168,000
    Correctional Institutions: $7,040,000
    Regular Highways: $6,796,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $3,287,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,830,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,394,000
    Sewerage: $2,167,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,525,000
    Libraries: $1,215,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,127,000
    Parks and Recreation: $665,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $566,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $470,000
    Housing and Community Development: $332,000
    Water Utilities: $92,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,600,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,819,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Health - Other: $2,000,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $777,000
    Public Welfare: $8,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $45,592,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $40,077,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $9,875,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $9,715,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,053,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $160,000
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $3,383,000
    General Revenue - Other: $1,669,000
    Interest Earnings: $765,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $631,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $234,000
    Sale of Property: $66,000
    Rents: $19,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $2,050,000
    Sewerage: $1,455,000
    Health - Other: $1,079,000
    General Public Building: $447,000
    Parks and Recreation: $432,000
    Solid Waste Management: $327,000
    Correctional Institutions: $310,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $200,000
    Libraries: $191,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $94,000
    Local Fire Protection: $94,000
    Financial Administration: $62,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $42,000
    Central Staff Services: $33,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $73,601,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,584,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,715,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $6,878,000
    Highways: $3,033,000
    Other: $1,085,000
    Health and Hospitals: $223,000
  • Tax - Property: $54,409,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $9,640,000
    Other Selective Sales: $5,538,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $2,861,000
    Other License: $2,402,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $679,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $535,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $307,000

Nassau County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,722,000
  • Charges - Other: $5,407,000
    Sewerage: $2,458,000
    Regular Highways: $69,000
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,028,000
    General - Other: $1,327,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $15,859,000
    Police Protection: $12,563,000
    Health - Other: $10,517,000
    Financial Administration: $8,618,000
    Local Fire Protection: $7,168,000
    Correctional Institutions: $7,040,000
    Regular Highways: $6,796,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $3,287,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,830,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,394,000
    Sewerage: $2,167,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,525,000
    Libraries: $1,215,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,127,000
    Parks and Recreation: $665,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $566,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $470,000
    Housing and Community Development: $332,000
    Water Utilities: $92,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,600,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,819,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Health - Other: $2,000,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $777,000
    Public Welfare: $8,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $45,592,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $40,077,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $9,875,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $9,715,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,053,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $160,000
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $3,383,000
    General Revenue - Other: $1,669,000
    Interest Earnings: $765,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $631,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $234,000
    Sale of Property: $66,000
    Rents: $19,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $2,050,000
    Sewerage: $1,455,000
    Health - Other: $1,079,000
    General Public Building: $447,000
    Parks and Recreation: $432,000
    Solid Waste Management: $327,000
    Correctional Institutions: $310,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $200,000
    Libraries: $191,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $94,000
    Local Fire Protection: $94,000
    Financial Administration: $62,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $42,000
    Central Staff Services: $33,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $73,601,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,584,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,715,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $6,878,000
    Highways: $3,033,000
    Other: $1,085,000
    Health and Hospitals: $223,000
  • Tax - Property: $54,409,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $9,640,000
    Other Selective Sales: $5,538,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $2,861,000
    Other License: $2,402,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $679,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $535,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $307,000

Nassau County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,722,000
  • Charges - Other: $5,407,000
    Sewerage: $2,458,000
    Regular Highways: $69,000
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,028,000
    General - Other: $1,327,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $15,859,000
    Police Protection: $12,563,000
    Health - Other: $10,517,000
    Financial Administration: $8,618,000
    Local Fire Protection: $7,168,000
    Correctional Institutions: $7,040,000
    Regular Highways: $6,796,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $3,287,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,830,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,394,000
    Sewerage: $2,167,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,525,000
    Libraries: $1,215,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,127,000
    Parks and Recreation: $665,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $566,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $470,000
    Housing and Community Development: $332,000
    Water Utilities: $92,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,600,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,819,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Health - Other: $2,000,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $777,000
    Public Welfare: $8,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $45,592,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $40,077,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $9,875,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $9,715,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,053,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $160,000
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $3,383,000
    General Revenue - Other: $1,669,000
    Interest Earnings: $765,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $631,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $234,000
    Sale of Property: $66,000
    Rents: $19,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $2,050,000
    Sewerage: $1,455,000
    Health - Other: $1,079,000
    General Public Building: $447,000
    Parks and Recreation: $432,000
    Solid Waste Management: $327,000
    Correctional Institutions: $310,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $200,000
    Libraries: $191,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $94,000
    Local Fire Protection: $94,000
    Financial Administration: $62,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $42,000
    Central Staff Services: $33,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $73,601,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,584,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,715,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $6,878,000
    Highways: $3,033,000
    Other: $1,085,000
    Health and Hospitals: $223,000
  • Tax - Property: $54,409,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $9,640,000
    Other Selective Sales: $5,538,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $2,861,000
    Other License: $2,402,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $679,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $535,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $307,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 941
  • Number of aged recipients: 78
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 863
  • Number of recipients under 18: 157
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 613
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 171
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 326
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 394
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 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 ORIGINATED379$175,860361$229,5791,392$213,21063$69,8250$0318$252,145150$89,193
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED24$161,75037$148,892127$231,34612$35,9170$020$247,75035$77,143
APPLICATIONS DENIED80$170,038112$184,152658$222,31063$73,7621$1,600,000122$329,902147$89,435
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN43$168,25661$204,689460$217,63015$141,2670$066$275,98537$112,324
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS13$153,15422$245,455104$223,1834$168,5000$09$365,66715$81,467
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 ORIGINATED18$216,00012$227,0833$224,333
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$286,50012$193,0831$173,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$172,5007$199,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$171,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$165,0001$255,0001$184,000
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Nassau, FL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Nassau, FL - Value
Most common first names in Nassau County, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James32870.5 years
John29572.6 years
Mary23776.1 years
William23072.2 years
Robert22971.4 years
Charles14169.6 years
George13374.4 years
Joseph10973.9 years
Thomas10172.3 years
Dorothy9276.3 years
Most common last names in Nassau County, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones15874.7 years
Johnson14573.5 years
Smith14172.7 years
Williams12872.7 years
Davis10072.3 years
Brown7171.4 years
Harris5472.9 years
Thompson5470.4 years
Thomas5172.1 years
Miller5174.6 years
Businesses in Nassau County, FL
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1La-Z-Boy1
Ace Hardware3Lane Furniture1
Advance Auto Parts3Little Caesars Pizza1
Applebee's1Lowe's1
Blockbuster2Marriott2
Burger King2Maurices1
CVS2McDonald's4
Chevrolet1New Balance1
Chick-Fil-A1Nike1
Chico's1Payless1
Cold Stone Creamery1Pizza Hut2
Coldwater Creek1Publix Super Markets1
Comfort Inn1RadioShack2
Comfort Suites1SONIC Drive-In1
Curves1Sears1
Dairy Queen2Sprint Nextel1
Days Inn2Staples1
Domino's Pizza2Starbucks3
Dunkin Donuts1T-Mobile3
FedEx8Taco Bell1
Ford1Talbots1
GameStop1Target1
H&R Block1Tire Kingdom2
Hilton2True Value1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul6
Home Depot1UPS7
Jimmy John's2Walgreens2
JoS. A. Bank1Walmart2
KFC2YMCA2
Kmart1

Nassau County on our top lists:

  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"