Union County, FL

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2020 Population
15,282
0.137% 1-year decline
US Senator
Marco Rubio
Republican Party
US Senator
Rick Scott
Republican Party
2020 Median Age
39.8
1.27% 1-year increase
2020 Poverty Rate
16.4%
21.1% 1-year decrease
2020 Median Household Income
$55,139
24.6% 1-year growth
2020 Median Property Value
$112,600
4.9% 1-year decline

About

In 2020, Union County, FL had a population of 15.3k people with a median age of 39.8 and a median household income of $55,139. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Union County, FL declined from 15,303 to 15,282, a −0.137% decrease and its median household income grew from $44,270 to $55,139, a 24.6% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Union County, FL are White (Non-Hispanic) (69.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (20%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.64%), White (Hispanic) (3.38%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.07%).

None of the households in Union 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.

98.6% of the residents in Union County, FL are U.S. citizens.

In 2020, the median property value in Union County, FL was $112,600, and the homeownership rate was 70.5%.

Most people in Union County, FL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 27.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Union County, FL was 2 cars per household.

geosearchPopulation & Diversity

Union County, FL is home to a population of 15.3k people, from which 98.6% are citizens. As of 2020, 2.26% of Union County, FL residents were born outside of the country (345 people).

In 2020, there were 3.46 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (10.6k people) in Union County, FL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 3.06k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 556 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

98.6%
2020 Citizenship
98.1%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 98.6% of Union County, FL residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in Union County, FL was 98.1%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Union County, FL
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    10.6k ± 23
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    3.06k ± 204
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    556 ± 202
5.75%
Hispanic Population
878 people

In 2020, there were 3.46 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (10.6k people) in Union County, FL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 3.06k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 556 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

5.75% of the people in Union County, FL are hispanic (878 people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Union County, FL as a share of the total population.

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Foreign-Born Population

2.26%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
345 people
2.82%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
431 people

As of 2020, 2.26% of Union County, FL residents (345 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.5%. In 2019, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Union County, FL was 2.82%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    742 ± 135
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    218 ± 86
  3. Gulf War (2001-)
    186 ± 99

Union County, FL has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 3.4 times greater than any other conflict.

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briefcaseEconomy

The economy of Union County, FL employs 3.89k people. The largest industries in Union County, FL are Public Administration (729 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (488 people), and Educational Services (387 people), and the highest paying industries are Transportation & Warehousing ($60,960), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($60,598), and Utilities ($48,438).

Occupations

3.89k
2020 Value
± 443
6.02%
1 Year growth
± 14.3%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Union County, FL grew at a rate of 6.02%, from 3.67k employees to 3.89k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Union County, FL, are Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors (511 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (479 people), and Management Occupations (311 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Union County, FL.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

3.89k
2020 Value
± 443
6.02%
1 Year growth
± 14.3%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Union County, FL grew at a rate of 6.02%, from 3.67k employees to 3.89k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Union County, FL, are Public Administration (729 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (488 people), and Educational Services (387 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Union County, FL, though some of these residents may live in Union County, FL and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$42,903
Median earning men ± $8,141
$32,119
Median earning women ± $4,076

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2020 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($92,614), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($60,761), and Other Services Except Public Administration ($56,678).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2020 are Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($41,607), Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($40,634), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($37,204).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Florida. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Florida.

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Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 55
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  2. 35
    Retail Trade
  3. 26
    Construction

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Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Florida to other states, or from other states to Florida.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $94.8B
  2. $62.6B
  3. $59.6B

In 2020, the top outbound Florida product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $94.8B, followed by Electronics ($62.6B) and Pharmaceuticals ($59.6B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Florida products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$688B
2020 Value in Florida
$1.41T
Projected 2050 Value in Florida
105% growth

In 2020, total outbound Florida trade was $688B. This is expected to increase 105% to $1.41T by 2050.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Florida trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Florida to other states, or from other states to Florida.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $24.9B
  2. $19.2B
  3. $15.8B

In 2020, the top outbound Florida domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Georgia with $24.9B, followed by California with $19.2B and Texas and $15.8B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Florida shares with each state (excluding itself).

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In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Union County, FL went to Donald J. Trump with 82.2% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (16.9%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (0.673%).

Marco Rubio and Rick Scott are the senators currently representing the state of Florida. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Florida is currently represented by 27 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Florida

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Marco Rubio
Senator from Florida3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011
Rick Scott
Senator from Florida1
Assumed office on January 8, 2019
Inauguration delayed in order to finish his term as Governor of Florida.

Marco Rubio and Rick Scott are the senators currently representing Florida.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Florida over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Florida

Florida is currently represented by 27 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Florida have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2020, 1.08% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 1.09% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2020 were High School or Equivalent (4.93M), Some college (3.6M), and Bachelors Degree (3.09M).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

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The median property value in Union County, FL was $112,600 in 2020, which is 0.49 times smaller than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $118,400 to $112,600, a 4.9% decrease. The homeownership rate in Union County, FL is 70.5%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.4%.

People in Union County, FL have an average commute time of 27.4 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Union County, FL is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Property

$112,600
Median Property Value 2020
±$13,372
$2,826
Median Property Taxes
±$386

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Union County, FL the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Union County, FL compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

70.5%
Homeownership
2020
68.9%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2020

In 2020, 70.5% of the housing units in Union County, FL were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 66.1%.

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Income by Location

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Race/Ethnicity
Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 9601
  2. Census Tract 9603

The following map shows all of the tracts in Union County, FL colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$55,139
Median Household Income
± $5,009
4.01k
Number of Households
± 407

In 2020, the median household income of the 4.01k households in Union County, FL grew to $55,139 from the previous year's value of $44,270.

The following chart displays the households in Union County, FL distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Union County, FL is from Florida.
0.472
2020 Wage GINI in Florida
0.473
2019 Wage GINI in Florida

In 2020, the income inequality in Florida was 0.472 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.289% decline from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Florida was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Florida in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Florida across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2020
  1. Drove Alone (82.4%)
  2. Carpooled (7.89%)
  3. Worked At Home (5.84%)

In 2020, 82.4% of workers in Union County, FL drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (7.89%) and those who worked at home (5.84%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

27.4 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Union County, FL have a longer commute time (27.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 2.05% of the workforce in Union County, FL have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Union County, FL distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Union County, FL have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

16.4% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Union County, FL (1.55k out of 9.4k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 18 - 24 and then Females 6 - 11.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Union County, FL is White, followed by Black and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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90% of the population of Union County, FL has health coverage, with 40.1% on employee plans, 20.5% on Medicaid, 12.2% on Medicare, 14.9% on non-group plans, and 2.27% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Florida was $8,076 in 2014. This is a 5.05% increase from the previous year ($7,688).

Primary care physicians in Union County, FL see 3735 patients per year on average, which represents a 3.71% decrease from the previous year (3879 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 5079 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 1088 patients per year.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 44.9% were men and 55.1% were women.

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Florida, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Patient to Clinician Ratios

3,735 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Union County, FL

Primary care physicians in Union County, FL see an average of 3,735 patients per year. This represents a 3.71% decrease from the previous year (3,879 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Union County, FL in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Florida across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2020, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 30.5% under 18 years, 18.7% between 18 and 34 years, 33.9% between 35 and 64 years, and 16.9% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 44.9% were men and 55.1% were women.

The following chart shows the number of people with health coverage by gender.

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Uninsured People

10%
Uninsured
40.1%
Employer Coverage
20.5%
Medicaid
12.2%
Medicare
14.9%
Non-Group
2.27%
Military or VA

Between 2019 and 2020, the percent of uninsured citizens in Union County, FL declined by 7.12% from 10.8% to 10%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Union County, FL changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Outcomes

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Health Behaviors

Indicator

In 2021, the percentage of the adult population (age 18 and older) that reports a body mass index (BMI) greater than or equal to 30 kg/m2 (age-adjusted) was 37.4% in Union County, FL.

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Clinical Care

Indicator

In 2021, the percentage of population under age 65 without health insurance was 13.6% in Union County, FL.

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