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Social Characteristics of Florida

Florida Selected Social Characteristics 2010-2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

  • American Community Survey types of households (All)
    7,217,508
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households)
    4,650,162
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households)
    64.4%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households having own children under 18 years)
    1,801,272
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households having own children under 18 years)
    25.0%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family)
    3,364,135
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family)
    46.6%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family / own children under 18 years)
    1,143,294
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family / own children under 18 years)
    15.8%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family)
    330,379
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family)
    4.6%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family / own children under 18 years)
    149,337
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family / own children under 18 years)
    2.1%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present)
    955,648
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present)
    13.2%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present, family - With own children under 18 years)
    508,641
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present, family - With own children under 18 years)
    7.0%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households)
    2,567,346
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households)
    35.6%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone)
    2,092,482
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone)
    29.0%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone, 65 years and over)
    870,705
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone, 65 years and over)
    12.1%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All households with one or more people under 18 years)
    2,039,308
  • Percentage of types of households (All households with one or more people under 18 years)
    28.3%
  • American Community Survey types of households (households with one or more people 65 years and over)
    2,378,889
  • Percentage of types of households (households with one or more people 65 years and over)
    33.0%
  • American Community Survey types of households (Average sized households)
    2.62
  • American Community Survey types of households (Average family size households)
    3.25
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (All)
    18,932,457
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Householder)
    7,217,508
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Householder)
    38.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Spouse)
    3,361,884
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Spouse)
    17.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Child)
    5,449,311
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Child)
    28.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Other relatives)
    1,661,155
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Other relatives)
    8.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives)
    1,242,599
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives)
    6.6%
  • American Community Survey persons in households by relationship (Not relatives) Unmarried partner
    452,484
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives) Unmarried partner
    2.4%
  • American Community Survey number of males 15 years and older (by Marital status)
    7,772,434
  • American Community Survey number of unmarried males 15 years and older
    2,690,640
  • Percentage number of unmarried males 15 years and older
    34.6%
  • American Community Survey number of married males 15 years and older (not including separated)
    3,786,670
  • Percentage number of married males 15 years and older (not including separated)
    48.7%
  • American Community Survey number of separated males 15 years and older
    164,204
  • Percentage number of separated males 15 years and older
    2.1%
  • American Community Survey number of widowed males 15 years and older
    247,334
  • Percentage number of widowed males 15 years and older
    3.2%
  • American Community Survey number of divorced males 15 years and older
    883,586
  • Percentage number of divorced males 15 years and older
    11.4%
  • American Community Survey number of females 15 years and older (by Marital status)
    8,276,331
  • American Community Survey number of females never married 15 years and older
    2,266,524
  • Percentage number of females never married 15 years and older
    27.4%
  • American Community Survey number of females presently married 15 years and older (not including separated)
    3,679,363
  • Percentage number of females presently married 15 years and older (not including separated)
    44.5%
  • American Community Survey number of separated females 15 years and older
    240,110
  • Percentage of separated females 15 years and older
    2.9%
  • American Community Survey number of widowed females 15 years and older
    894,803
  • Percentage of widowed females 15 years and older
    10.8%
  • American Community Survey number of divorced females 15 years and older
    1,195,531
  • Percentage of divorced females 15 years and older
    14.4%
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year
    214,658
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year
    87,829
  • Percentage of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year
    40.9%
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000)
    34
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000)
    48
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 15 to 19 years old)
    19
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 20 to 34 years old)
    85
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 35 to 50 years old)
    23
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age
    467,007
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Responsible for grandchildren)
    162,198
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Responsible for grandchildren)
    34.7%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Less than one year, responsible for grandchildren)
    34,866
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Less than one year, responsible for grandchildren)
    7.5%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (1 or 2 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    37,702
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (1 or 2 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    8.1%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (3 or 4 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    26,335
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (3 or 4 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    5.6%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (5 or more years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    63,295
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (5 or more years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    13.6%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    162,198
  • American Community Survey number of female grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    102,388
  • Percentage of female grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    63.1%
  • American Community Survey number of married grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    111,921
  • Percentage of married grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    69.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons enrolled in school 3 years of age and over
    4,665,703
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in nursery school, preschool 3 years of age and over
    289,140
  • Percentage of people enrolled in nursery school, preschool 3 years of age and over
    6.2%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in kindergarten 3 years of age and over
    226,374
  • Percentage of people enrolled in kindergarten 3 years of age and over
    4.9%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3 years of age and over
    1,808,741
  • Percentage of people enrolled in Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3 years of age and over
    38.8%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in High school (grades 9-12) 3 years of age and over
    946,234
  • Percentage of people enrolled in High school (grades 9-12) 3 years of age and over
    20.3%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in College or graduate school 3 years of age and over
    1,395,214
  • Percentage of people enrolled in College or graduate school 3 years of age and over
    29.9%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with education
    13,561,596
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with less than 9th grade education
    737,479
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with less than 9th grade education
    5.4%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with 9th to 12th grade (without diploma)
    1,099,577
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with 9th to 12th grade (without diploma)
    8.1%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older high school graduates and equivalency
    4,024,052
  • Percentage number of people 25 years of age and older high school graduates and equivalency
    29.7%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with some college and no degree
    2,828,529
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with some college and no degree
    20.9%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with associate's degree
    1,242,532
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with associate's degree
    9.2%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with bachelor's degree
    2,324,792
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with bachelor's degree
    17.1%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with Graduate or professional degree
    1,304,635
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with Graduate or professional degree
    9.6%
  • Percentage of people with high school graduate or higher
    86.5%
  • Percentage of people with a bachelor's degree or higher
    26.8%
  • American Community Survey number of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older)
    15,285,716
  • American Community Survey number of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older) Civilian veterans
    1,538,636
  • Percentage of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older) Civilian veterans
    10.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (By status)
    19,049,447
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (With a disability)
    2,492,469
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (With a disability)
    13.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age)
    4,011,668
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age - with a disability)
    162,502
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age - with a disability)
    4.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years)
    11,584,574
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years - with a disability)
    1,159,319
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years - with a disability)
    10.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over)
    3,453,205
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over - with a disability)
    1,170,648
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over - with a disability)
    33.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago)
    19,160,208
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Same house
    16,043,842
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Same house
    83.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S.
    2,944,898
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S.
    15.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Same county
    1,851,879
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Same county
    9.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county
    1,093,019
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county
    5.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Same state
    574,316
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Same state
    3.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Different state
    518,703
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Different state
    2.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Abroad
    171,468
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Abroad
    0.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons (by place of birth)
    19,361,792
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons
    15,571,963
  • Percentage of Native persons
    80.4%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in United States)
    14,933,900
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in United States)
    77.1%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons - (Born in United States - State of residence)
    6,912,470
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in United States - State of residence)
    35.7%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in United States - State of residence - Born in United States - Different state)
    8,021,430
  • Percentage of Native persons (State of residence - Born in United States - Different state)
    41.4%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s))
    638,063
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s))
    3.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born
    3,789,829
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born
    19.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (by U.S. Citizenship status)
    3,789,829
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (Naturalized U.S. citizen)
    1,960,009
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born (Naturalized U.S. citizen)
    51.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (Non U.S. citizen)
    1,829,820
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born (Non U.S. citizen)
    48.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons born abroad the U.S. (by year of entry)
    4,427,892
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (by year of entry)
    638,063
  • Percent; YEAR OF ENTRY - Native
    638063%
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    51,007
  • Percentage of all native persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    8.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (entry - before 2010)
    587,056
  • Percentage of all native persons (entry - before 2010)
    92.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (by year of entry)
    3,789,829
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    277,475
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    7.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (entry - before 2010)
    3,512,354
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (entry - before 2010)
    92.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) by world region
    3,789,565
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Europe
    382,274
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Europe
    10.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Asia
    391,406
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Asia
    10.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Africa
    61,881
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Africa
    1.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Oceania
    6,354
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Oceania
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Latin America
    2,838,756
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Latin America
    74.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Northern America
    108,894
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Northern America
    2.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older (by language spoken at home)
    18,284,956
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking English only
    13,202,757
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking English only
    72.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English
    5,082,199
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English
    27.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English which speak English less than very well
    2,136,685
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English which speak English less than very well
    11.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Spanish at home
    3,743,708
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Spanish at home
    20.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older, language spoken at home. Spanish, speaks English less than very well
    1,640,329
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older, language spoken at home. Spanish, speaks English less than very well
    9.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home
    955,811
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home
    5.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    341,924
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    1.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home
    281,029
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home
    1.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    125,278
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other languages at home
    101,651
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other languages at home
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking other languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    29,154
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking other languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons (by ancestry)
    19,361,792
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of American ancestry
    1,717,831
  • Percentage of all persons of American ancestry
    8.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Arab ancestry
    109,703
  • Percentage of all persons of Arab ancestry
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Czech ancestry
    57,021
  • Percentage of all persons of Czech ancestry
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Danish ancestry
    41,693
  • Percentage of all persons of Danish ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Dutch ancestry
    194,663
  • Percentage of all persons of Dutch ancestry
    1.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of English ancestry
    1,444,464
  • Percentage of all persons of English ancestry
    7.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of French (except Basque) ancestry
    458,689
  • Percentage of all persons of French (except Basque) ancestry
    2.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of French Canadian ancestry
    109,128
  • Percentage of all persons of French Canadian ancestry
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of German ancestry
    2,019,253
  • Percentage of all persons of German ancestry
    10.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Greek ancestry
    89,487
  • Percentage of all persons of Greek ancestry
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Hungarian ancestry
    102,435
  • Percentage of all persons of Hungarian ancestry
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Irish ancestry
    1,811,138
  • Percentage of all persons of Irish ancestry
    9.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Italian ancestry
    1,180,165
  • Percentage of all persons of Italian ancestry
    6.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Lithuanian ancestry
    38,047
  • Percentage of all persons of Lithuanian ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Norwegian ancestry
    116,260
  • Percentage of all persons of Norwegian ancestry
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Polish ancestry
    481,632
  • Percentage of all persons of Polish ancestry
    2.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Portuguese ancestry
    68,800
  • Percentage of all persons of Portuguese ancestry
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Russian ancestry
    218,368
  • Percentage of all persons of Russian ancestry
    1.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Scotch-Irish ancestry
    162,730
  • Percentage of all persons of Scotch-Irish ancestry
    0.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Scottish ancestry
    301,427
  • Percentage of all persons of Scottish ancestry
    1.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Slovak ancestry
    29,932
  • Percentage of all persons of Slovak ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Sub-Saharan African ancestry
    132,584
  • Percentage of all persons of Sub-Saharan African ancestry
    0.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Swedish ancestry
    149,275
  • Percentage of all persons of Swedish ancestry
    0.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Swiss ancestry
    35,689
  • Percentage of all persons of Swiss ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Ukrainian ancestry
    46,412
  • Percentage of all persons of Ukrainian ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Welsh ancestry
    91,008
  • Percentage of all persons of Welsh ancestry
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) ancestry
    836,583
  • Percentage of all persons of West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) ancestry
    4.3%


Explanation of Symbols
(N) is displayed in columns when the area surveyed can not be shown due to the number of cases sampled being too few.
(-) is displayed in columns when the median is at the lowest interval of an open ended distribution.

Note: The numbers and percentages provided are estimates only and contain a margin of error. All estimates are collected from the census bureau, the margin of error can be viewed by referring to American Community Survey's tables and charts.