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Demographics Analysis

The people of Holmes County, Florida give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Holmes County, Florida)

Male:

Under 5 years : 630

5 to 9 years : 646

10 to 14 years : 594

15 to 17 years : 385

18 and 19 years : 222

20 years : 90

21 years : 236

22 to 24 years : 492

25 to 29 years : 750

30 to 34 years : 653

35 to 39 years : 697

40 to 44 years : 810

45 to 49 years : 672

50 to 54 years : 628

55 to 59 years : 660

60 and 61 years : 182

62 to 64 years : 335

65 and 66 years : 88

67 to 69 years : 297

70 to 74 years : 422

75 to 79 years : 279

80 to 84 years : 168

85 years and over : 104

Female:

Under 5 years : 529

5 to 9 years : 316

10 to 14 years : 736

15 to 17 years : 378

18 and 19 years : 242

20 years : 63

21 years : 168

22 to 24 years : 232

25 to 29 years : 484

30 to 34 years : 480

35 to 39 years : 459

40 to 44 years : 688

45 to 49 years : 617

50 to 54 years : 580

55 to 59 years : 680

60 and 61 years : 251

62 to 64 years : 333

65 and 66 years : 330

67 to 69 years : 262

70 to 74 years : 351

75 to 79 years : 343

80 to 84 years : 214

85 years and over : 289


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Holmes County, Florida)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 12,182

Multiple ancestry : 2,468

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 152

Ancestry not reported : 4,263


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Holmes County, Florida)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 18,504

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 125

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 94

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 172

Not a U.S. citizen : 170


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Holmes County, Florida)

Total:

Under 5 years : 1,159

5 to 17 years : 3,055

18 to 24 years : 1,745

25 to 34 years : 2,367

35 to 44 years : 2,654

45 to 54 years : 2,497

55 to 59 years : 1,340

60 and 61 years : 433

62 to 64 years : 668

65 to 74 years : 1,750

75 years and over : 1,397

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 966

5 to 17 years : 2,135

18 to 24 years : 1,163

25 to 34 years : 1,246

35 to 44 years : 1,334

45 to 54 years : 1,303

55 to 59 years : 682

60 and 61 years : 236

62 to 64 years : 355

65 to 74 years : 889

75 years and over : 645

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 193

5 to 17 years : 917

18 to 24 years : 545

25 to 34 years : 1,055

35 to 44 years : 1,226

45 to 54 years : 1,104

55 to 59 years : 546

60 and 61 years : 175

62 to 64 years : 226

65 to 74 years : 832

75 years and over : 731

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 3

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 43

35 to 44 years : 28

45 to 54 years : 36

55 to 59 years : 53

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 51

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 5

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 37

25 to 34 years : 23

35 to 44 years : 66

45 to 54 years : 54

55 to 59 years : 59

60 and 61 years : 22

62 to 64 years : 36

65 to 74 years : 29

75 years and over : 16


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Holmes County, Florida)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 5,584

Female : 5,370

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 4,140

Female : 3,410

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 107

Female : 112

Foreign born:

Male : 209

Female : 133


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Holmes County, Florida)

Born in state of residence : 9,628

Born in other state in the United States : 7,143

Native: born outside the United States : 94

Foreign born : 231


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Holmes County, Florida)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 2,509

Now married, except separated : 3,724

Divorced : 982

Separated : 232

Widowed : 920

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 1,262

Now married, except separated : 3,444

Divorced : 1,011

Separated : 196

Widowed : 773

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 46

Now married, except separated : 149

Divorced : 24

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 60

Now married, except separated : 201

Divorced : 33

Separated : 22

Widowed : 26


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Holmes County, Florida)

Speak only English : 17,198

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 271

Speak English less than "very well" : 149

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 29

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 10

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 37

Speak English less than "very well" : 28

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Mon-Khmer, Cambodian:

Speak English "very well" : 23

Speak English less than "very well" : 13

Thai:

Speak English "very well" : 1

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 5

Other Pacific Island languages:

Speak English "very well" : 104

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Holmes County, Florida

  • United States Or American: 4,703   (33.1%)
  • Other Groups: 3,029   (21.3%)
  • Irish: 1,699   (12.0%)
  • English: 1,438   (10.1%)
  • German: 1,038   (7.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 449   (3.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 278   (2.0%)
  • Italian: 229   (1.6%)
  • Dutch: 195   (1.4%)
  • Scottish: 190   (1.3%)
  • Polish: 185   (1.3%)
  • Subsaharan African: 137   (1.0%)
  • Welsh: 82   (0.6%)
  • European: 64   (0.5%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 63   (0.4%)
  • British: 57   (0.4%)
  • French Canadian: 52   (0.4%)
  • Arab: 40   (0.3%)
  • Swedish: 26   (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 23   (0.2%)
  • Israeli: 23   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 22   (0.2%)
  • Portuguese: 22   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 22   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 17   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 16   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 15   (0.1%)
  • Assyrian/chaldean/syriac: 14   (0.1%)
  • Russian: 13   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 12   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 11   (0.1%)
  • Danish: 10   (0.1%)
  • Guyanese: 7   (0.0%)
  • Yugoslavian: 7   (0.0%)
  • Albanian: 5   (0.0%)
  • Australian: 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Holmes County, Florida is 19,065



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Holmes County, Florida: 10,040
Female Population in Holmes County, Florida: 9,025


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Holmes County, Florida: 37.4
Median Female Resident Age in Holmes County, Florida: 43.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Florida is 41


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Holmes County, Florida


White


Both sexes

42.2

Male

40.6

Female

44.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

31.9

Male

30.7

Female

42.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

48.0

Male

47.2

Female

50.3

Asian


Both sexes

35.5

Male

30.0

Female

39.3

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

29.5

Male

32.0

Female

25.5

Other


Both sexes

32.0

Male

31.5

Female

33.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

28.8

Male

23.5

Female

32.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

28.8

Male

30.1

Female

25.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.5

Male

40.9

Female

44.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Holmes County, Florida


  • White: 17,096
  • African American: 1,027
  • American Indian: 137
  • Asian: 73
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 104
  • Some Other Race: 68
  • Two or More Races: 560



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Holmes County, Florida citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Holmes County, Florida

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 95   (1.44%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 122   (1.85%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 226   (3.42%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 355   (5.37%)
  • 9th Grade: 489   (7.4%)
  • 10th Grade: 457   (6.92%)
  • 11th Grade: 417   (6.31%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 274   (4.15%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,360   (35.72%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 344   (5.21%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 688   (10.41%)
  • Associate Degree: 225   (3.41%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 355   (5.37%)
  • Master's Degree: 164   (2.48%)
  • Professional School Degree: 22   (0.33%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 14   (0.21%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 64   (1.06%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 88   (1.45%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 146   (2.41%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 411   (6.79%)
  • 9th Grade: 335   (5.54%)
  • 10th Grade: 399   (6.59%)
  • 11th Grade: 312   (5.16%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 214   (3.54%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,422   (40.02%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 399   (6.59%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 467   (7.72%)
  • Associate Degree: 234   (3.87%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 360   (5.95%)
  • Master's Degree: 154   (2.54%)
  • Professional School Degree: 36   (0.59%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 11   (0.18%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Holmes County, Florida

  • Washington County School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 652 Third Street, Chipley, FL 32428, Phone: (850) 638-6222, Students: 3,560 )

  • Dozier/okeechobee


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 652 Third Street, Chipley, FL 32428, Phone: (850) 638-6222, Students: 399 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Holmes County, Florida

  • Kate M. Smith Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-7, Location: 750 Sinclair Street, Chipley, FL 32428, Phone: (850) 638-6220, Students: 972 )

  • Vernon Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 3665 Roche Avenue, Vernon, FL 32462, Phone: (850) 535-2486, Students: 567 )

  • Roulhac Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1535 Brickyard Road, Chipley, FL 32428, Phone: (850) 638-6170, Students: 527 )

  • Vernon Middle School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: Po Box 219, Vernon, FL 32462, Phone: (850) 535-2807, Students: 453 )

  • Washington Couty Superintendent's Office


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 652 Third Street, Chipley, FL 32428, Phone: (850) 638-6222, Students: 8 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Holmes County, Florida

  • Chipley High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1545 Brickyard Road, Chipley, FL 32428, Phone: (850) 638-6100, Students: 582 )

  • Vernon High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 386, Vernon, FL 32462, Phone: (850) 535-2046, Students: 412 )

  • The Vernon Place


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 3242 Moss Hill Rd, Vernon, FL 32462, Phone: (850) 535-1264, Students: 39 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Holmes County, Florida

  • Washington-holmes Technical Center


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 511; Location: 57 Hoyt St, Chipley, FL 32428, Web: http://www.whtc.us )

Largest Schools (Private) In Holmes County, Florida

  • Washington County Christian School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1405 Brickyard Road, Chipley, FL 32428, Phone: (850) 638-9227, Students: 66 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Holmes County, Florida

  • Country Oaks Library And Literacy Center


    268 Quail Hollow Boulevard, Chipley, FL 32428

  • Sunny Hills Public Library


    4083 Challenger Blvd, Chipley, FL 32428

  • Vernon Public Library


    3731 Roche Avenue, Vernon, FL 32462

  • Washington County Public Library


    1444 Jackson Avenue, Chipley, FL 32428

  • Wausau Branch Library


    1607 Second Avenue, Wausau, FL 32463

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Holmes County, Florida


  • Afton Historical Society


    3165 St Croix Trail So Po Box 178, Afton, MN 55001
    http://aftonhistoricalmuseum.com/

  • Aircraft Aviation Museum


    3005 Ne Cornell Rd, Hillsboro, OR 97124
    http://www.classicaircraft.org/index.html

  • Alexander Crawford Historical


    216 Pokey Rd, Baileyville, ME 04694
    http://www.mainething.com/alexander/achs.htm

  • Arcola Mills Historic Foundation


    12905 Arcola Trl N, Stillwater, MN 55082
    http://www.arcolamills.org

  • Arkansas Air Museum


    4290 S School Ave, Fayetteville, AR 72701

  • Arkansas Boston Mountains Chapter National Railway Historica


    Po Box 1303, Springdale, AR 72764

  • Arkansas Country Doctor Museum


    Po Box 1004, Lincoln, AR 72744
    http://www.drmuseum.net

  • Arkansas Historical Association


    416 Old Mainuniv Of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR 72701

  • Artist-blacksmiths Association Of North America Inc


    259 Muddy Fork Rd, Jonesborough, TN 37659

  • Artists Cooperative Gallery Of Westerly Inc


    C/o Ardie Harrison 7 Canal Street, Westerly, RI 02891

  • Arts Center Of The Ozarks


    Po Box 725, Springdale, AR 72764

  • Banks Historical Society


    Po Box 206, Banks, OR 97106

  • Barnes Trust For Historic Preservation


    107 W Railroad Ave, Barnes, KS 66933

  • Barre Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 496, Websterville, VT 05678
    http://www.vermonthistoricalsociety.org

  • Barre Museum C/o Aldrich Library


    6 Washington St, Websterville, VT 05678

  • Bartlesville Area History Museum


    401 S Johnstone Ave, Bartlesville, OK 74003
    http://www.bartlesvillehistory.com

  • Beals Historical Society


    Po Box 280, Beals, ME 04611
    http://www.moosabec.org

  • Beaver Creek School Museum


    9702 Beaver Crk, Hagerstown, MD 21740

  • Beaverton Historical Society


    Po Box 1825, Beaverton, OR 97005

  • Beaverton Veterans Memorial Management Corporation


    12500 Sw Allen Blvd Box10, Beaverton, OR 97005

  • Bellevue Valley Historical Society Inc


    Post Office Box 44, Caledonia, MO 63631

  • Belpre Historical Society Inc


    509 Ridge St, Belpre, OH 45714

  • Benjamin Cluff Jr Educational Found Ation


    195 Mojave Heights, Saint George, UT 84770

  • Berlin Historical Society Inc


    108 Shed Rd, Websterville, VT 05678

  • Blacksmith Guild Of Western Maryland Inc


    21118 Mousetown Road, Boonsboro, MD 21713

  • Blair City Parks And Arboretum


    218 South 16th Street, Blair, NE 68008

  • Blair Historic Preservation Alliance


    1834 Grant Street, Blair, NE 68008

  • Block Island Historical Society


    Po Box 79, Block Island, RI 02807

  • Block Island North Light Association


    Po Box 1662, Block Island, RI 02807

  • Boonsboro Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 213, Boonsboro, MD 21713

  • Border Historical Society


    Po Box 95, Eastport, ME 04631

  • Born To Be Wild Nature Center


    45 Vars Lane, Bradford, RI 02808

  • Botanical Garden Society Of The Ozarks Inc


    Po Box 10407, Fayetteville, AR 72703

  • Bradford House


    175 S Main St, Washington, PA 15301
    http://www.washwow.com

  • Bradford House Historical Association


    Po Box 537, Washington, PA 15301

  • Branch 15 Of The Early Day Gas Engine & Tractor Association


    Po Box 23385, Portland, OR 97223

  • Breakwater Preservation Conservancy


    122 Torrey Rd, Kingston, RI 02881

  • Brenham Heritage Museum Inc


    105 S Market St, Brenham, TX 77833

  • Brenham Main St Historical Preservation Inc


    Po Box 2006, Brenham, TX 77833

  • Brown House Museum


    268 N Harris St, Sandersville, GA 31082

  • Brownsville Historical Society


    334 Front St, Houston, PA 15342

  • Burrus Foundation Inc


    1111 E Gamwyn Dr, Greenville, MS 38701

  • Burton Cotton Gin & Museum


    Po Box 98, Burton, TX 77835

  • Burton Heritage Society


    507 N Railroad St, Burton, TX 77835
    http://www.burtonheritagesociety.org

  • C&o Canal Trust


    , Hagerstown, MD 21740

  • Cabot Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 275, Cabot, VT 05647
    http://www.cabothistory.com/

  • California Area Historical Society


    429 Wood St, California, PA 15419

  • Cambridge Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 123, Cambridge, NY 12816

  • Cameron Highlanders Of The Northwest


    10600 Sw Kiowa St, Tualatin, OR 97062

  • Campus Martius Museum


    601 2nd St, Marietta, OH 45750
    http://www.ohiohistory.org/places/campus

  • Cane Hill Restoration Association


    18781 Mockingbird Ln, Canehill, AR 72717

  • Carolina Preservation & Band Society Inc


    Box 487, Carolina, RI 02812

  • Carroll Reece Museum


    East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN 37614

  • Catlin Gabel School


    8825 Sw Barnes Rd, Portland, OR 97225
    http://www.catlin.edu

  • Chappell Hill Historical Society


    9220 Poplar St, Chappell Hill, TX 77426
    http://www.chappellhillmuseum.org

  • Charleroi Area Historical Society


    638 Fallowfield Ave, Charleroi, PA 15022

  • Charles And Ray Eames House Preservation Foundation Inc


    Po Box 452, Websterville, VT 05678

  • Charlestown Historical Society


    Po Box 100, Charlestown, RI 02813

  • Charlotte Historical Society


    9 Annas Drive, Pembroke, ME 04666

  • Cherryfield-narraguagus Historical Society


    Po Box 122, Cherryfield, ME 04622


* There are 348 more museums in Holmes County, Florida not display here.

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Holmes County, Florida affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Holmes County, Florida.

Area Features of Holmes County, Florida


Airport


(1) Garner Field   (2) Hartzog Field   (3) Orange Hill Airport   (4) Pate Lake Seaplane Base   (5) Redhead Airport  

Basin


(1) Spring Hollow  

Bay


(1) Old Bay   (2) Tiller Bay  

Bend


(1) Oakle Bend   (2) Sherfield Bend  

Bridge


(1) Olan Ferguson Bridge  

Building


(1) Caryville Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Country Oaks Volunteer Fire Department   (3) Ebro Fire Department   (4) Five Points Volunteer Fire Department Main Station   (5) Five Points Volunteer Fire Department Poplar Head Substation   (6) Greenhead Volunteer Fire Department   (7) Hinson Crossroads Fire Department   (8) Holmes Correctional Institution   (9) Holmes County Emergency Medical Services Station 2   (10) Northwest Florida Reception Center   (11) Northwest Florida Reception Center Annex   (12) Orange Hill Volunteer Fire Department   (13) Sunny Hills Volunteer Fire Department   (14) Vernon Fire Department   (15) Washington County Ambulance Service   (16) Wausau Volunteer Fire Department   (17) Westville Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Antioch Cemetery   (2) Barfield Cemetery   (3) Blackman Cemetery   (4) Clarkston Cemetery   (5) Dead River Cemetery   (6) Deadening Cemetery   (7) Dunn-raley Cemetery   (8) Dyson Cemetery   (9) Ebro Cemetery   (10) Everett Cemetery   (11) Greenhead Cemetery   (12) Lay Cemetery   (13) Limestone Cemetery   (14) Miller Cemetery   (15) Potter Cemetery   (16) Tiller Cemetery   (17) Weeks Cemetery   (18) Westville Cemetery   (19) White Oak Cemetery   (20) Wilcox Cemetery   (21) Wood Cemetery  

Channel


(1) Boston Cutoff   (2) Boynton Cutoff   (3) Little Boynton Cutoff   (4) Old River  

Church


(1) Abigail Church   (2) Bennet Pond Church   (3) Bethel Church   (4) Bethesda Church   (5) Blue Lake Church   (6) Double Pond Church   (7) Ebenezer Church   (8) Flat Creek Church   (9) Gap Pond Church   (10) Gully Springs Church   (11) Hard Labor Church   (12) Jesus Saves Baptist Church   (13) Lake View Church   (14) Liberty Church   (15) Moss Hill Church   (16) New Bethany Church   (17) New Effort Church   (18) New Home Church   (19) Oak Grove Church   (20) Orange Hill Church   (21) Perch Pond Church   (22) Piney Grove Church   (23) Pleasant Grove Church   (24) Pleasant Hill Church   (25) Saint Johns Church   (26) Saint Lukes Church   (27) Saint Marys Church   (28) Saint Matthews Church   (29) Shiloh Church   (30) Sylvania Church   (31) White Oak Church  

Civil


(1) Caryville Division   (2) Chipley Division   (3) City Of Vernon   (4) Town Of Caryville   (5) Town Of Ebro   (6) Town Of Wausau   (7) Town Of Westville   (8) Vernon Division   (9) Washington County  

Cliff


(1) Howell Bluff  

Falls


(1) Falling Water  

Forest


(1) Pine Log State Forest  

Gut


(1) Buckhead Slough   (2) Evans Slough   (3) Hickory Tree Flat Slough   (4) Mill Creek   (5) Sawed Slough   (6) Yellow Slough  

Hospital


(1) Doctors Memorial Hospital  

Island


(1) Beech Island   (2) Black Hammock   (3) Blue Lake Field   (4) Brown Hammock   (5) Buck Hammock Field   (6) Bullet Field   (7) Connely Field   (8) Cooey Field   (9) Cowford Island   (10) East River Island   (11) Hog Island   (12) Lawrence Field   (13) Ox Field   (14) Page Clearing   (15) Pine Island   (16) Red Oak Island   (17) Roundabout Island   (18) Thomas Field   (19) Tom Bend   (20) Yellow Hammock  

Lake


(1) A Bar H Ranch Pond   (2) Anderson Pond   (3) Bait Lake   (4) Baptizing Pond   (5) Bear Hammock Lakes   (6) Becton Pond   (7) Beetree Pond   (8) Bells Mill Pond   (9) Berry Ann Lake   (10) Big Brushy Lake   (11) Big Morrell Lake   (12) Bird Lake   (13) Black Lake   (14) Black Pond   (15) Blackhole Pond   (16) Blue Homestead Lake   (17) Boat Lake   (18) Bob Russ Lakes   (19) Boggy Lake   (20) Bonnet Lake   (21) Bonnet Pond   (22) Bowen Lake   (23) Bradford Pond   (24) Brunner Pond   (25) Brunson Pond   (26) Bryant Pond   (27) Buck Bend Lake   (28) Calf Lake   (29) Chain Lake   (30) Chub Pond   (31) Cindy Hole   (32) Clair Pond   (33) Cobb Bay Pond   (34) Cooeg Pond   (35) Cooney Pond   (36) Corbin Pond   (37) Corkwood Pond   (38) Cox Pond   (39) Cravy Lakes   (40) Crews Lake   (41) Crooked Pond   (42) Cypress Pond   (43) Daddy Hole   (44) Dallas Pond   (45) Dave Mccloud Pond   (46) Deep Edge Lake   (47) Deep Edge Pond   (48) Ditch Pond   (49) Dog Hole   (50) Dog Lake   (51) Double Branch Pond   (52) Double Pond   (53) Double Ponds   (54) Dry Lake   (55) Dry Pond   (56) Duck Pond   (57) Dunford Lake   (58) Dykes Mill Pond   (59) Earnest Owen Pond   (60) Everett Camp Lake   (61) Flat Ponds   (62) Foll Lake   (63) Fortune Lake   (64) Gap Lake   (65) Gator Hole   (66) Gin Lake   (67) Golf Lake   (68) Goose Pond   (69) Grassy Lake   (70) Grassy Pond   (71) Graveyard Pond   (72) Green Lake   (73) Griffin Mill Pond   (74) Gully Lake   (75) Hamlin Pond   (76) Henry Lee Pond   (77) Hicks Lake   (78) Hogpen Pond   (79) Homestead Pond   (80) Horselot Pond   (81) Hudson Pond   (82) Jim Pond   (83) Jock Pond   (84) Joiner Lake   (85) Kaiser Lake   (86) Kolmetz Pond   (87) Lake L Rancho   (88) Lassiter Lake   (89) Leavins Lake   (90) Lighter Log Pond   (91) Little Blue Pond   (92) Little Brushy Pond   (93) Little Ditch Pond   (94) Little Golf Pond   (95) Little Grassy Pond   (96) Little Lost Lake   (97) Little Morrell Lake   (98) Little River Lake   (99) Little Spring Lake   (100) Live Oak Pond   (101) Log Creek Pond   (102) Long Lake   (103) Lost Lake   (104) Lucas Lake   (105) Major Lake   (106) Martin Lake   (107) Marvin Pond   (108) Mcdaniel Lake   (109) Menge Pond   (110) Mercer Pond   (111) Mill Lake   (112) Mill Pond   (113) Morrow Lake   (114) Moss Pond   (115) Mountain Sink   (116) Mud Pond   (117) Mule Pond   (118) North Bonnet Pond   (119) Otter Pond   (120) Owens Lake   (121) Parish Pond   (122) Parrish Pond   (123) Pate Lake   (124) Payne Lake   (125) Perch Lake   (126) Pettis Pond   (127) Pike Pond   (128) Pine Log Lake   (129) Potter Pond   (130) R B Spires Pond   (131) Reason Lakes   (132) Reeves Pond   (133) Rice Machine Pond   (134) Riley Pond   (135) Roach Lake   (136) Roundabout Lake   (137) Running Lake   (138) Russ Pond   (139) Sand Mountain Pond   (140) Sand Pond   (141) Sharpless Pond   (142) Shumold Lake   (143) Silver Lake   (144) Smooth Iron Pond   (145) South Bonnet Pond   (146) Spring Pond   (147) Stealing Lake   (148) Stewart Lake   (149) Still Pond   (150) Sunk Pond   (151) Surveyor Pond   (152) Sweetwater Lake   (153) Swindle Lake   (154) Tanyard Pond   (155) Tea Pond   (156) The Black Holes   (157) The Bob Russ Pond   (158) The Deadening   (159) Thrasher Nest Pond   (160) Tiller Pond   (161) Tollgate Ponds   (162) Trout Pond   (163) Turnip Pond   (164) Valley Long Pond   (165) Wages Pond   (166) Warmouth Lake   (167) Wash Pond   (168) Watering Lake   (169) Watson Pond   (170) White Lake   (171) Wickers Pond   (172) Williams Pond   (173) Windsor Pond  

Locale


(1) Cedar Tree Landing   (2) Cowford Ferry   (3) Gum Creek Landing   (4) Miller Landing   (5) Nobleknob Camp   (6) Oakledge Camp   (7) Orange Hill Corners   (8) Reddick Camp   (9) Rooks Bluff Camp   (10) Shell Ferry Landing   (11) Spring Run Landing   (12) Strickland Landing   (13) Wise Bluff   (14) Wise Camp  

Mine


(1) Burns Lake Mine  

Park


(1) Falling Waters State Park  

Populated Place


(1) Battle Ground Forks   (2) Bells Mill   (3) Bradford   (4) Brock Crossroad   (5) Bruce   (6) Bunker Donation   (7) Caryville   (8) Ebro   (9) Five Points   (10) Gilberts Mill   (11) Grantham   (12) Greenhead   (13) Hathaway Mill   (14) Hinsons Crossroads   (15) Holmes Valley   (16) Johnson Crossroad   (17) Live Oak   (18) Macom   (19) Miller Bend   (20) Millers Ferry   (21) New Hope   (22) Norum   (23) Pine Log   (24) Poplar Head   (25) Red Head   (26) Smyrna   (27) Sylvania   (28) Vernon   (29) Wausau   (30) Westville   (31) Whitehead Crossroads  

Post Office


(1) Millers Ferry Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Carl Pond   (2) Cooks Mill Pond   (3) Sun Lake  

School


(1) Altha Public School   (2) Brink Hill School   (3) Davis School   (4) Ebro School   (5) Greenhead School   (6) Massalene School   (7) New Prospect School   (8) Oak Grove School   (9) Oakie Ridge School   (10) Prosperity Elementary School   (11) Red Head School   (12) Riverside School   (13) Saint Joseph School   (14) Saint Lukes School   (15) Saint Marys School   (16) Sand Hill School   (17) Union Hill School   (18) Vernon School  

Stream


(1) Alligator Creek   (2) Bear Bay Creek   (3) Big Cypress Creek   (4) Big Head Branch   (5) Boggy Branch   (6) Bonnet Pond   (7) Botheration Creek   (8) Bridge Branch   (9) Broad Branch   (10) Brock Mill Branch   (11) Camp Branch   (12) Carter Branch   (13) Chalk Hill Branch   (14) Chapel Branch   (15) Cypress Creek   (16) Cypress Slough   (17) Daniels Branch   (18) Davis Branch   (19) Dead River   (20) Dip Vat Branch   (21) Dismal Creek   (22) Ditch Branch   (23) Double Branch   (24) Double Pond Branch   (25) Dram Branch   (26) Fanning Branch   (27) Flat Creek   (28) Gap Branch   (29) Gin Branch   (30) Godwin Branch   (31) Graveyard Creek   (32) Greenhead Branch   (33) Gully Branch   (34) Gully Creek   (35) Gum Creek   (36) Hard Labor Creek   (37) Harrell Branch   (38) Hathaway Mill Creek   (39) Holmes Creek   (40) Hudson Branch   (41) Jones Rice Mill Branch   (42) Kersey Branch   (43) Little Black Creek   (44) Little Crooked Creek   (45) Little Cypress Creek   (46) Little Dram Branch   (47) Little Gum Creek   (48) Little Hard Labor Creek   (49) Little Reedy Branch   (50) Mciver Branch   (51) Mill Branch   (52) Mill Creek   (53) Mitchell Branch   (54) Open Creek   (55) Palmer Branch   (56) Pine Log Creek   (57) Piney Branch   (58) Pippin Mill Creek   (59) Poley Creek   (60) Pond Creek   (61) Potter Branch   (62) Red Head Branch   (63) Reedy Branch   (64) Reedy Creek   (65) Roach Branch   (66) Seven Runs   (67) Shaky Joe Branch   (68) Spence Branch   (69) Street Branch   (70) Thorny Head Branch   (71) Threemile Branch   (72) Wells Mill Creek   (73) Williams Branch   (74) Wrights Creek  

Summit


(1) Bear Ridge   (2) Bess Nook   (3) Big Hill   (4) Chalk Hill   (5) Falling Water Hill   (6) Haddock Hill   (7) Hudson Hill   (8) Mud Hill   (9) Nearing Hill   (10) Orange Hill   (11) Poplar Head Hill   (12) Sand Mountain   (13) Sexton Hill   (14) Steep Hollow Hill   (15) Weaver Hill  

Swamp


(1) Alex Bay   (2) Alligator Bay   (3) Bear Bay   (4) Beaver Bay   (5) Blue Bay   (6) Blue Lake   (7) Boggy Bay   (8) Boggy Flat Bay   (9) Boggy Pond   (10) Brooks Bay   (11) Bruner Bay   (12) Bryant Bay   (13) Buzzard Roost Swamp   (14) Caps Bay   (15) Cemetery Pond   (16) Chance Bay   (17) Clemmons Bay   (18) Cobb Bay   (19) Cypress Pond   (20) Devils Garden   (21) Dish Bay   (22) Dismal Swamp   (23) Double Pond Swamp   (24) Douglas Bay   (25) Duck Pond   (26) Eighty Acre Bay   (27) Evans Pond   (28) Field Bay   (29) Gainer Lake   (30) Gap Lake Swamp   (31) Gilmore Bay   (32) Gum Pond   (33) Hamm Bay   (34) Hardwood Lake   (35) Harper Creek   (36) Hays Maltsby Bay   (37) Hog Bay   (38) Holmes Valley Swamp   (39) Howard Swamp   (40) Ice Pond   (41) Indian Well Bay   (42) Jane Bay   (43) Janes Branch Bay   (44) Little Devils Garden   (45) Lolly Head Bay   (46) Long Bay   (47) Long Pond   (48) Mercer Bay   (49) Millers Bay   (50) Mobile Swamp   (51) Mud Swamp   (52) New Ground Pond   (53) Parrish Bay   (54) Pine Log Swamp   (55) Pippin Mill Swamp   (56) Raley Pond   (57) Reedy Bay   (58) Reedy Swamp   (59) Roundabout Swamp   (60) Sand Hill Bay   (61) Sand Path Bay   (62) Shaky Joe Swamp   (63) Smith Pond   (64) Smutty Bay   (65) Sodom Swamp   (66) Swindle Swamp   (67) Take In Swamp   (68) Thompson Bay   (69) Tiller Mill Lake   (70) Wallace Bay   (71) Welch Bay   (72) White Oak Creek Swamp   (73) Williams Bay   (74) Yates Bay   (75) Yates Swamp  

Tower


(1) Moody Fire Tower   (2) Wbgc-am Chipley   (3) Wtbb-fm Bonifay  

Valley


(1) Boggy Head   (2) Hicks Head   (3) Rattlesnake Head   (4) Rocky Head  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Holmes County, Florida

32428 (pop. 14,477) 32462 (pop. 3,015) 32427 (pop. 2,880)
32437 (pop. 656) 32463 (pop. 136)  


Counties Nearby Holmes County, Florida

Washington County, FL  (pop. 24,688) 17.7 Miles
Walton County, FL  (pop. 57,715) 26.6 Miles
Jackson County, FL  (pop. 48,987) 32.8 Miles
Bay County, FL  (pop. 172,251) 44.7 Miles
Calhoun County, FL  (pop. 13,525) 46.2 Miles
Okaloosa County, FL  (pop. 189,122) 48.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Holmes County, Florida

850



Elevation in Holmes County, Florida is 135.0 ft. (41.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Holmes County, Florida

Lat: 30.853637 N        Long: -85.785748 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Holmes County, Florida need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Florida

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.77 6.66 5.08 6.83 0.00 7.04
  Total Electric Industry 7.77 6.66 5.08 6.83 0.00 7.04
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.91 6.77 5.19 6.85 0.00 7.16
  Total Electric Industry 7.91 6.77 5.19 6.85 0.00 7.16
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.75 6.58 5.02 6.81 0.00 6.99
  Total Electric Industry 7.75 6.58 5.02 6.81 0.00 6.99
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.99 6.69 5.26 6.96 0.00 7.20
  Total Electric Industry 7.99 6.69 5.26 6.96 0.00 7.20
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.78 6.35 5.13 6.72 0.00 6.96
  Total Electric Industry 7.78 6.35 5.13 6.72 0.00 6.96
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.82 6.39 5.16 6.69 0.00 7.01
  Total Electric Industry 7.82 6.39 5.16 6.69 0.00 7.01
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.99 6.63 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.18
  Total Electric Industry 7.99 6.63 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.18
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.08 6.62 5.04 6.80 0.00 7.19
  Total Electric Industry 8.08 6.62 5.04 6.80 0.00 7.19
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.89 6.38 4.81 6.64 0.00 7.01
  Total Electric Industry 7.89 6.38 4.81 6.64 0.00 7.01
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.73 6.22 4.77 6.61 0.00 6.85
  Total Electric Industry 7.73 6.22 4.77 6.61 0.00 6.85
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.77 6.25 4.84 6.96 0.00 6.91
  Total Electric Industry 7.77 6.25 4.84 6.96 0.00 6.91
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 8.59 7.08 5.18 7.60 0.00 7.67
  Total Electric Industry 8.59 7.08 5.18 7.60 0.00 7.67
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 8.16 6.64 5.23 7.43 0.00 7.31
  Total Electric Industry 8.16 6.64 5.23 7.43 0.00 7.31
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 8.55 7.13 5.41 0.00 7.21 7.72
  Total Electric Industry 8.55 7.13 5.41 0.00 7.21 7.72
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 8.99 7.61 5.84 0.00 7.45 8.16
  Total Electric Industry 8.99 7.61 5.84 0.00 7.45 8.16
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 9.62 8.16 6.46 0.00 8.03 8.76
  Total Electric Industry 9.62 8.16 6.46 0.00 8.03 8.76
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 11.33 9.91 7.71 0.00 10.32 10.45
  Total Electric Industry 11.33 9.91 7.71 0.00 10.32 10.45

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Holmes County, Florida

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 435   (6.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 372   (5.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 399   (6.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 857   (13.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 1,032   (16.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 1,008   (15.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 752   (11.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 238   (3.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 151   (2.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 193   (3.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 74   (1.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 38   (0.6%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 480   (7.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 388   (6.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Holmes County, Florida)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 4,976

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 1,061

In 3-person carpool : 187

In 4-person carpool : 125

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 13

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 50

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 11

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 94

Other means : 54

Worked at home : 221


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Holmes County, Florida)

Less than 5 minutes : 254

5 to 9 minutes : 711

10 to 14 minutes : 477

15 to 19 minutes : 943

20 to 24 minutes : 767

25 to 29 minutes : 568

30 to 34 minutes : 1,086

35 to 39 minutes : 182

40 to 44 minutes : 166

45 to 59 minutes : 742

60 to 89 minutes : 457

90 or more minutes : 218


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Holmes County, Florida)

With Social Security income : 2,695

No Social Security income : 4,144


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Holmes County, Florida)

With retirement income : 1,321

No retirement income : 5,518


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Holmes County, Florida)

Less than $10,000 : 241

$10,000 to $14,999 : 354

$15,000 to $19,999 : 493

$20,000 to $24,999 : 218

$25,000 to $29,999 : 309

$30,000 to $34,999 : 211

$35,000 to $39,999 : 342

$40,000 to $44,999 : 227

$45,000 to $49,999 : 239

$50,000 to $59,999 : 499

$60,000 to $74,999 : 496

$75,000 to $99,999 : 538

$100,000 to $124,999 : 328

$125,000 to $149,999 : 60

$150,000 to $199,999 : 11

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Holmes County, Florida)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $42,319


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Holmes County, Florida

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 607  (15.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 586  (15.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 456  (11.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 130  (3.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 1,051  (27.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 721  (23.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 759  (24.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,080  (34.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 20  (0.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 57  (1.8%)


(updated 2010)





Amtrak Stations in Holmes County, Florida

Rail Station(s)


    675 7th street
    Chipley, Florida 32428

    675 7th street
    Chipley, Florida 32428

(updated 2008)



Employment Rate In Holmes County, Florida

Employed: 9,291
Unemployed: 313



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Holmes County, Florida

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 30.0%
  • Other: 70%



Water Usage In Holmes County, Florida

Ground Water

 
Fresh 4.10 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 4.10 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d





There are 498 Farms In Holmes County, Florida


(updated 2008)



Banks In Holmes County, Florida

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

Capital City Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 79

Regions Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $117.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,673

Peoplessouth Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $474.2k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 20

One South Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $38k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 1

First Federal Bank Of Florida - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 19

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Holmes County, Florida

  • Vosikas


    (about 12.2 miles in Bonifay, Florida; Airport Code: FL3)

  • Cairns AAF


    (about 29.5 miles in Daleville, Alabama; Airport Code: OZR)

  • Enterprise Municipal


    (about 31.5 miles in Enterprise, Alabama; Airport Code: ETS)

  • Northwest Florida Beaches International


    (about 34.2 miles in Panama City, Florida; Airport Code: ECP)

  • Dothan Regional


    (about 37.9 miles in Dothan, Alabama; Airport Code: DHN)

  • Bob Sikes


    (about 44.0 miles in Crestview, Florida; Airport Code: CEW)

  • Bay County


    (about 44.7 miles in Panama City, Florida; Airport Code: PFN)

  • Headland Municipal


    (about 45.2 miles in Headland, Alabama; Airport Code: VWA)

  • Duke Field


    (about 46.0 miles in Duke Field Afs, Florida; Airport Code: EGI)

  • Duke Field (Eglin Af Aux Nr 3)


    (about 46.2 miles in Duke Field Afs, Florida; Airport Code: EGI)

  • South Alabama Regional at Bill Benton Field


    (about 47.8 miles in Andalusia, Alabama; Airport Code: AL4)

  • Northwest Florida Regional


    (about 50.9 miles in Valparaiso, Florida; Airport Code: VPS)

  • Destin-Ft. Walton Beach


    (about 51.4 miles in Destin, Florida; Airport Code: DSI)

  • Tyndall AFB


    (about 55.6 miles in Panama City, Florida; Airport Code: PAM)

  • Brundidge Municipal


    (about 60.8 miles in Brundidge, Alabama; Airport Code: VZI)

  • Hurlburt Field


    (about 61.2 miles in Hurlburt Field, Florida; Airport Code: RQZ)

  • Decatur County Industrial Air Park


    (about 68.5 miles in Brinson, Georgia; Airport Code: BGE)

  • Troy Municipal


    (about 70.8 miles in Troy, Alabama; Airport Code: TOI)

  • N Kenneth Campbell Field at Troy Municipal


    (about 70.8 miles in Troy, Alabama; Airport Code: TOI)

  • Whiting Field NAS North


    (about 73.9 miles in Milton, Florida; Airport Code: NSE)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Holmes County, Florida

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.03%

Carpooled

12.37%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

2.20%

Other Means

0.59%

Worked At Home

4.81%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Holmes County, Florida, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.



(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Holmes County, Florida)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 3,466

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 368

Female householder, no husband present : 732

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,689

Householder not living alone : 584


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Holmes County, Florida)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 346

Female householder and female partner : 46

Female householder and male partner : 88

All other households : 6,359


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Holmes County, Florida)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,056

Renter-occupied housing units : 410

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 189

Renter-occupied housing units : 179

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 468

Renter-occupied housing units : 264

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,715

Renter-occupied housing units : 558


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Holmes County, Florida)

Less than $10,000 : 668

$10,000 to $14,999 : 754

$15,000 to $19,999 : 713

$20,000 to $24,999 : 465

$25,000 to $29,999 : 529

$30,000 to $34,999 : 430

$35,000 to $39,999 : 462

$40,000 to $44,999 : 308

$45,000 to $49,999 : 386

$50,000 to $59,999 : 610

$60,000 to $74,999 : 553

$75,000 to $99,999 : 548

$100,000 to $124,999 : 337

$125,000 to $149,999 : 65

$150,000 to $199,999 : 11

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Holmes County, Florida)

Total : 8,409


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Holmes County, Florida)

Occupied : 6,839

Vacant : 1,570


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Holmes County, Florida)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Holmes County, Florida)

Built 2005 or later : 161

Built 2000 to 2004 : 407

Built 1990 to 1999 : 1,184

Built 1980 to 1989 : 2,156

Built 1970 to 1979 : 2,079

Built 1960 to 1969 : 873

Built 1950 to 1959 : 726

Built 1940 to 1949 : 393

Built 1939 or earlier : 430


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Holmes County, Florida)

Utility gas : 76

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 1,050

Electricity : 5,401

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 6

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 256

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 34

No fuel used : 16


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Holmes County, Florida)

Less than $10,000 : 251

$10,000 to $14,999 : 91

$15,000 to $19,999 : 140

$20,000 to $24,999 : 216

$25,000 to $29,999 : 170

$30,000 to $34,999 : 210

$35,000 to $39,999 : 223

$40,000 to $49,999 : 454

$50,000 to $59,999 : 527

$60,000 to $69,999 : 137

$70,000 to $79,999 : 275

$80,000 to $89,999 : 358

$90,000 to $99,999 : 221

$100,000 to $124,999 : 511

$125,000 to $149,999 : 309

$150,000 to $174,999 : 557

$175,000 to $199,999 : 62

$200,000 to $249,999 : 296

$250,000 to $299,999 : 155

$300,000 to $399,999 : 99

$400,000 to $499,999 : 55

$500,000 to $749,999 : 18

$750,000 to $999,999 : 39

$1,000,000 or more : 54


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Holmes County, Florida)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 121

Home equity loan only : 176

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 2,047

Housing units without a mortgage : 3,084


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Holmes County, Florida)

Built 2005 or later : $211,600

Built 2000 to 2004 : $76,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $86,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $73,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $81,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $96,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $97,700

Built 1940 to 1949 : $50,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $76,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Holmes County, Florida: 69.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Florida: 65.2%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Holmes County, Florida

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 94 94 $6,296,016
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

94 94 $6,296,016
2000        
  Single Family 79 79 $5,437,984
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

79 79 $5,437,984
2001        
  Single Family 93 93 $6,087,968
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

93 93 $6,087,968
2002        
  Single Family 76 76 $5,423,432
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

76 76 $5,423,432
2003        
  Single Family 114 114 $9,343,824
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

114 114 $9,343,824
2004        
  Single Family 126 126 $9,284,960
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

126 126 $9,284,960
2005        
  Single Family 24 24 $1,643,712
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

24 24 $1,643,712
2006        
  Single Family 125 125 $7,833,520
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

125 125 $7,833,520


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Holmes County, FL): $27,923
Median Household Income In 2000 (Florida): $38,819


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Holmes County): $53,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Florida): $93,200


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Holmes County, Florida

Utility Gas: 0.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 30.2%
Electricity: 65.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.5%
Coal Or Coke: 0.1%
Wood: 2.7%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.3%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Holmes County, Florida

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 84.53%
  • Juvenile facilities : 1.96%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 9.18%
  • Other institutional facilities : 0.98%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 3.35%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Holmes County): $387
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Florida): $641
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Holmes County): $553


(updated 2010)



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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Holmes County, Florida are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Holmes County, Florida

Community Home Health


     Address: 1360 Brickyard Road, Chipley, Florida 32428
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/24/1990

Geneva County Home Care


     Address: 606 South Academy Street, Geneva, Alabama 36340
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Healthmark Home Health Agency


     Address: 4413 Us Highway 331 South, Defuniak Springs, Florida 32435
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/30/1992

Nhc Homecare Marianna


     Address: 4121 Lafayette St, Marianna, Florida 32446
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/30/1989

Medical Center Home Health Services (2)


     Address: 1000 West Main Street, Suite 460, Dothan, Alabama 36301
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 6/1/1978

Hospitals Close To Holmes County, Florida

Northwest Florida Community Hospital


     Address: 1360 Brickyard Road, Chipley, Florida 32428
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Wiregrass Medical Center


     Address: 1200 W Maple Avenue, Geneva, Alabama 36340
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Healthmark Regional Medical Center


     Address: 4413 Us Hwy 331 S, Defuniak Springs, Florida 32435
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Sacred Heart Hospital At The Emerald Coast


     Address: 7800 Us Hwy 90 West, Destin, Florida 32550
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Jackson Hospital


     Address: 4250 Hospital Drive, Marianna, Florida 32446
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Holmes County, Florida

Washington Rehabilitation And Nursing Center


     Address: 879 Usery Road, Chipley, Florida 32428
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 143
     Percent Occupied: 79%

Northwest Florida Community Hospital Snu


     Address: 1360 Brickyard Road, Chipley, Florida 32428
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 33
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Wiregrass Nursing Home


     Address: 1200 Maple Avenue West, Geneva, Alabama 36340
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 83
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Hartford Health Care


     Address: 217 Toro Road, Hartford, Alabama 36344
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 84
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Chautauqua Rehabilitation And Nursing Center


     Address: 785 South 2nd Street, Defuniak Springs, Florida 32435
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 118
     Percent Occupied: 66%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Holmes County, Florida

Name: Farley
Address: PO Box 470; Ashford, AL 36312
Distance: 40 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Holmes County, Florida

    Retired Workers: 4,675
    Disabled Workers: 1,630
    Widowers Workers: 830
    Spouses Workers: 385
    Children Workers: 875


(updated 2007)



Holmes County, Florida Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 21.81%
  • Bush & Cheney 77.25%
  • Other 0.94%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Holmes County, Florida citizens.

Relocation to Holmes County, FL

10.67 % of Holmes County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $33,563

Florida Average 8.71 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Holmes County, FL (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Bay County , FL 3.18 % ($36,996 AGI )
  • Holmes County , FL 1.13 % ($21,630 AGI )
  • Jackson County , FL 1.08 % ($24,805 AGI )
  • Okaloosa County , FL 0.29 % ($30,714 AGI )
  • Walton County , FL 0.28 % ($84,600 AGI )
  • Leon County , FL 0.17 % ($21,000 AGI )
  • Houston County , AL 0.15 % ($45,727 AGI )
  • Palm Beach County , FL 0.15 % ($39,364 AGI )
  • Escambia County , FL 0.14 % ($21,700 AGI )
  • Lee County , FL 0.14 % ($31,100 AGI )

Relocation away from Holmes County, FL

8.14 % of Holmes County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $27,274

Florida Average 7.73 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Holmes County, FL (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Bay County , FL 2.39 % ($23,976 AGI )
  • Holmes County , FL 0.95 % ($24,076 AGI )
  • Jackson County , FL 0.91 % ($29,111 AGI )
  • Walton County , FL 0.22 % ($43,067 AGI )
  • Leon County , FL 0.20 % ($37,214 AGI )
  • Houston County , AL 0.17 % ($24,583 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Florida

Low Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)
High Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Florida

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Holmes County, Florida is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Holmes County, Florida


On 04/26/2005, a tornado touched down 5.34 miles from the center of Holmes County, Florida. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 12/10/1967, a tornado touched down 5.85 miles from the center of Holmes County, Florida. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 11/08/1989, a tornado touched down 6.13 miles from the center of Holmes County, Florida. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 04/29/2004, a tornado touched down 6.92 miles from the center of Holmes County, Florida. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 11/08/1989, a tornado touched down 7.1 miles from the center of Holmes County, Florida. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.



Storms In Holmes County, Florida

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
09/14/2002, 10:30 pm 0 0 $10K --
09/29/1998, 08:00 am 0 0 $750K --
07/22/1997, 05:45 am 0 0 $20K --
         
Lightning        
07/16/1999, 03:30 pm 0 0 $75K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/01/2007, 12:45 pm 0 0 $10K --
12/16/2000, 08:10 pm 0 0 $125K --
07/29/2000, 02:40 pm 0 0 $3K --
07/18/1995, 03:50 pm 0 0 $15K --
07/25/1994, 03:00 pm 0 0 $50K --
         



Tornados In Holmes County, Florida

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  1994-06-25 -- 10 -- 0 0 $5K --



Hurricanes And Storms In Holmes County, Florida

  • Tropical Storm: FLOSSY - Wind Speed: 45 Knots
  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 40 Knots



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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Holmes County, Florida directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In Florida

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
33,990 35,910 43,590 47,455 51,847 53,202 47,524 58,780 61,303 63,990


(updated 2014)



Jails in Holmes County, Florida


  • Washington County Jail


    1293 Jackson Avenue, Bldg 200, Chipley, FL 32428
    Capacity: 158
    Confined: 175
    Avg. Population: 130
    Year Built: 2000
    Year Renovated: 2006

  • Washington County Jail


    1293 Jackson Avenue, Bldg 200, Chipley, FL 32428
    Capacity: 158
    Confined: 175
    Avg. Population: 130
    Year Built: 2000
    Year Renovated: 2006


(updated 2006)



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