Walton County, FL Demographic Data

Walton County, FL Summary

Walton County is located in Florida
  • Population: 56,216
  • Area: 1,239.60 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 1,037.63 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 201.97 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 45.35 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 154.86 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Walton County, FL Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
29,311
49%
50.8
Male
30,176
51%
49.2
Total Population
59,487
 
321,419,000

Walton County, FL Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
3,452
5.8% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
3,221
5.4% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
3,491
5.9% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
3,102
5.2% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
2,934
4.9% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
7,197
12.1% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
7,336
12.3% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
9,082
15.3% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
4,573
7.7% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
4,154
7.0% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
6,869
11.5% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
3,033
5.1% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
1,043
1.8% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
47,362
79.6%
77.1
Female
23,315
49.2%
51.4
Male
24,047
50.8%
48.6
21 Years and over
45,610
76.7%
72.9
62 Years and over
13,352
22.4%
18.3
65 Years and over
10,945
18.4%
14.9
Female
5,756
52.6%
55.9
Male
5,189
47.4%
44.1
Median Age (years)
44
NR
NR

Walton County, FL Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
57,977
97.5% 
96.9
White
51,711
86.9% 
73.1
Black or African American
3,078
5.2% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
575
1.0% 
0.8
Asian
754
1.3% 
5.4
Asian Indian
17
0.0% 
1.2
Chinese
53
0.1% 
1.3
Filipino
114
0.2% 
0.9
Japanese
11
0.0% 
0.2
Korean
17
0.0% 
0.5
Vietnamese
225
0.4% 
0.5
Other Asian
317
0.5% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
97
0.2% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
84
0.1% 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
0
0.0% 
0.0
Samoan
10
0.0% 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
3
0.0% 
0.1
Some Other Race
1,762
3.0% 
4.8
Two or More Races
1,510
2.5% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
3,486
5.9% 
17.6
Mexican
1,763
3.0% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
503
0.8% 
1.7
Cuban
314
0.5% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
906
1.5% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
56,001
94.1% 
82.4

Walton County, FL Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
1,702
3.9% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
4,685
10.8% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
12,174
28.1% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
10,360
23.9% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
3,154
7.3% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
7,622
17.6% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
3,590
8.3% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
6,387
14.7%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
36,900
85.2%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
11,212
25.9%
30.6

Walton County, FL Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
12,061
24.5%
33.5%
Now Married
25,465
51.6%
47.5
Divorced
7,452
15.1%
11.0%
Separated
1,071
2.2%
2.1
Widowed
3,274
6.6
5.8%

Walton County, FL Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
51,194
91.4%
78.5%
Languages other than english
4,841
8.6%
21.5%
Spanish
3,422
6.1%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
878
1.6%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
483
0.9%
3.5%
Other Languages
58
0.1%
1.0%

Walton County, FL Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
1,707
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
1,397
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
2,790
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
3,397
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
3,747
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
4,106
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
2,234
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
2,331
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
684
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
1,097
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
44,966
 
55,775
Per capita income
27,393
 
29,979

Walton County, FL Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
341
1.3%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
3,728
14.7%
9.8
Construction
2,992
11.8%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
3,784
14.9%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
1,868
7.4%
6.5
Information
266
1.0%
2.1
Manufacturing
1,112
4.4%
10.3
Other services except public administration
1,466
5.8%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
3,390
13.4%
11.3
Public administration
1,181
4.7%
4.6
Retail trade
3,981
15.7%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
985
3.9%
5.1
Wholesale trade
283
1.1%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
2,856
11.3%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
8,116
32.0%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
2,093
8.2%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
6,476
25.5%
23.6%
Service occupations
5,836
23.0%
18.0%

Walton County, FL Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
24,779
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
20,002
80.7%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
2,495
10.1%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
4
0.0%
5.2
Walked
192
0.8%
2.8
Other means
795
3.2%
1.8
Worked at home
1,291
5.2%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
27.0
 
26.0

Walton County, FL Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
1,175
5.0%
8.9
1 vehicles
8,580
36.5%
33.5
2 vehicles
10,100
43.0%
37.2
3 or more
3,635
15.5%
20.3

Walton County, FL Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
23,490
50.1%
87.7
Owner Occupied
16,858
71.8%
63.0
Renter Occupied
6,632
28.2%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
23,428
49.9%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
3
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
8
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
2.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0

Walton County, FL Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
46,918
1 room
925
2.0%
2.3
2 rooms
2,379
5.1%
2.5
3 rooms
6,014
12.8%
9.0
4 rooms
10,144
21.6%
16.6
5 rooms
10,486
22.3%
20.0
6 rooms
7,801
16.6%
17.9
7 rooms
4,173
8.9%
12.1
8 rooms
2,232
4.8%
8.5
9 rooms or more
2,764
5.9%
11.1
Median Rooms
5
 

Walton County, FL Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
46,918
 
 
1-unit, detached
26,149
55.7%
61.4
1-unit, attached
1,000
2.1%
5.8
2-units
903
1.9%
3.7
3 or 4 units
1,386
3.0%
4.5
5 to 9 units
1,543
3.3%
4.8
10 to 19 units
1,382
2.9%
4.6
20 or more units
7,844
16.7%
8.8
Mobile home
6,375
13.6%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
336
0.7%
0.1

Walton County, FL Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
853
1.8%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
1,136
2.4%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
1,392
3.0%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
1,736
3.7%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
4,402
9.4%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
8,482
18.1%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
10,523
22.4%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
17,295
36.9%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
988
2.1%
2.5%
2014 or later
111
0.2%
0.5%

Walton County, FL Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
1,383
5.9%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
846
3.6%
4.7
Electricity
20,902
89.0%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
6
0.0%
5.1
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
202
0.9%
2.0
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
12
0.1%
0.5
No fuel used
139
0.6%
1.2

Walton County, FL Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
9,137
 
47140700.0
Less than $500
417
4.6%
1.5%
$3,000 or more
647
7.1%
9.9%
$2,500 to $2,999
681
7.5%
6.8%
$2,000 to $2,499
864
9.5%
11.8%
$1,500 to 1,999
1,454
15.9%
20.3%
$500 to $999
2,277
24.9%
20.5%
$1,000 to 1,499
2,797
30.6%
29.2%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
2,780
30.9%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
1,183
13.1%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
1,150
12.8%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
730
8.1%
7.3%
35.0% or more
3,155
35.1%
22.3%
Not Computed
139
NR
NR

Walton County, FL Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
5,943 
 
41,410,200 
$2,000 to $2,499
155
2.6%
4.1%
$2,500 to $2,999
163
2.7%
1.7%
$3,000 or more
254
4.3%
1.5%
Less than $500
527
8.9%
11.0%
$1,500 to $1,999
573
9.6%
11.0%
$1,000 to $1,499
1,630
27.4%
27.9%
$500 to $999
2,641
44.4%
42.7%
No Cash Rent
689
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
971
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
731
12.5%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
695
11.9%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
546
9.3%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
691
11.8%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
550
9.4%
9.2%
35.0% or more
2,643
45.1%
41.4%
Not Computed
776
NR
NR

Walton County, FL Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
16,858
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
2,692
16.0%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
2,677
15.9%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
1,973
11.7%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
2,241
13.3%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
2,663
15.8%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
2,355
14.0%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
1,633
9.7%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
624
3.7%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
169,800
 
194,500
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