Population 19,317,568

Homefacts State Report

Florida is home to more than 19 million residents, making it the 4th most populous of the 50 United States. Florida ranks 23rd in total area (65,757.00 square miles) and 23rd in population density (293.77 people per square mile). The median age of its residents is 42 years, with 79.8% of the population 18 year and over.

According to Homefacts' records there are currently 50,042 criminal and sex offenders in Florida (approximately 25.90 offenders per 10,000 people). The unemployment rate in Florida is 4.1% .

Schools view a full school report for Florida

4,394 Public Schools

Crime view a full crime report for Florida

Search for crime activity and registered Sex Offender or Predators in Florida by county or city by selecting one of the links. View a full report by visiting the Florida crime and registered Sex Offender or Predators report pages.

50,042 Registered Sex Offender or Predators found in Florida

A search for our database shows there are 50,042 registered Sex Offender or Predators in Florida. Florida has a ratio of 25.90 offenders per 10,000 residents.

Our database indicates that there are 17,580 incarcerated Sex Offender or Predators in Florida. As well as 1,575 offenders whose location is unknown in Florida due to the offenders being transient or their address being unmappable.

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Florida Registered Sex Offender Distribution

Registered Offenders per 10,000 population
  • > 30 per 10,000
  • 25 - 30 per 10,000
  • 20 -25 per 10,000
  • 10 - 20 per 10,000
  • < 10 per 10,000

Crime Index in Florida

*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.

Real Estate search Florida real estate

Search for real estate in Florida by selecting one of the top for sale or rental markets links listed. For nearby or other top Florida real estate, home values, see our additional real estate links.

Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$229,000 compared to December 2016
Median Sales Price
$190,000 compared to December 2016

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

76,270 Building Permits

Florida building permits average per year since 2001 is 128,954. In 2005, there was a high number of building permits with 283,004 and a low number of building permits in 2009 of 34,545. 66.89% of the building permits are for Single Family housing units in 2012.

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Environmental Hazards

74,418 Environmental Hazards

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Demographics view full Florida demographics report

Unemployment view full Florida unemployment report

Since 2005 the unemployment rate in Florida has ranged from 2.8% in April 2006 to 11.5% in January 2010. The current unemployment rate for Florida is 4.1% for January 2018. See how other local areas compare by using our Unemployment Compare tool.

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State Representatives

  • Gov. Rick Scott
  • Sen. Bill Nelson
  • Sen. Marco Rubio
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