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Escambia County, Florida Facts

Facts
State Florida
Land area 656.5 square miles
Population Density 453.4 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 305,817
Population change 2.8%
Under 5 years of age 6.1%
Under 18 21%
65 and over 15.5%
Females 50.3%
White 70.1
Hispanic or Latino of any race 5.2
Asian 3%
Two or more races 3%
Black or African American 22.8%
Native American 0.9%
Pacific Islander 0.2%
Had graduated from high school 88%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 23.7%
Veterans 34,292
Households and Housing
Households 111,689
Persons per household 2.5
Living in the same house for one year or more 80.9%
Median household income $43,918
The per capita income $23,441
Live below the poverty line. 18.1%
housing units 137,679
Multi-unit structures 24%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $130,100
Residents owning their homes. 64.1%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 24,187
Women-owned firms 30.6%
Asian-owned firms 3.7%
Hispanic-owned firms 2.4%
Black-owned firms 9.5%
Native American-owned firms 0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0.1%
Retail sales $4,055,667
Retail sales per capita $13,404
Manufacturers shipments $2,117,030
Merchant wholesaler sales $1,838,916