In 2020, Alachua County, FL had a population of 268k people with a median age of 31.7 and a median household income of $50,089. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Alachua County, FL grew from 265,443 to 268,105, a 1% increase and its median household income grew from $49,689 to $50,089, a 0.805% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Alachua County, FL are White (Non-Hispanic) (60.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (19.8%), White (Hispanic) (6.75%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (6.03%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.8%).
None of the households in Alachua County, FL reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
94.7% of the residents in Alachua County, FL are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Alachua County, FL are University of Florida (17,072 degrees awarded in 2020), Santa Fe College (3,365 degrees), and University of Florida-Online (671 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Alachua County, FL was $201,600, and the homeownership rate was 54.6%.
Most people in Alachua County, FL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Alachua County, FL was 2 cars per household.
Alachua County, FL borders Bradford County, FL, Columbia County, FL, Gilchrist County, FL, Levy County, FL, Marion County, FL, Putnam County, FL, and Union County, FL.