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(updated 2010)



Household Type By Tenure
(Sumter County, Florida)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 26,233

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,939

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 491

Renter-occupied housing units : 307

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,899

Renter-occupied housing units : 572

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 12,286

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,951


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Sumter County, Florida)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 532

Householder 35 to 44 years : 724

Householder 45 to 54 years : 1,420

Householder 55 to 59 years : 1,644

Householder 60 to 64 years : 2,796

Householder 65 to 74 years : 7,197

Householder 75 years and over : 3,382

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 212

Householder 35 to 44 years : 292

Householder 45 to 54 years : 945

Householder 55 to 59 years : 992

Householder 60 to 64 years : 2,370

Householder 65 to 74 years : 11,178

Householder 75 years and over : 7,225


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Sumter County, Florida)

Less than 10.0 percent : 28

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 399

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 753

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 528

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 421

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 304

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 206

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 396

50.0 percent or more : 973

Not computed : 761


(updated 2013)



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

Built 2010 or later : $256,600

Built 2000 to 2009 : $224,200

Built 1990 to 1999 : $154,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $77,200

Built 1970 to 1979 : $51,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $76,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $155,600

Built 1940 to 1949 : $436,600

Built 1939 or earlier : $46,600


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Sumter County, Florida: 70.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Florida: 65.2%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Sumter 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 1,574 1,574 $77,238,624
  Two Family 1 2 $61,619
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1,575 1,576 $77,300,243
2000        
  Single Family 1,907 1,907 $121,045,931
  Two Family 1 2 $61,360
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1,908 1,909 $121,107,291
2001        
  Single Family 1,672 1,672 $175,255,814
  Two Family 3 6 $262,568
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1,675 1,678 $175,518,382
2002        
  Single Family 508 508 $58,696,487
  Two Family 1 2 $64,768
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

509 510 $58,761,255
2003        
  Single Family 2,206 2,206 $201,290,580
  Two Family 1 2 $127,972
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 4 72 $2,500,000
  Total

2,211 2,280 $203,918,552
2004        
  Single Family 4,153 4,153 $690,930,522
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4,153 4,153 $690,930,522
2005        
  Single Family 5,039 5,039 $846,884,171
  Two Family 4 8 $1,094,212
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5,043 5,047 $847,978,383
2006        
  Single Family 3,558 3,558 $560,905,084
  Two Family 9 18 $2,461,977
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3,567 3,576 $563,367,061


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Sumter County, FL): $32,073
Median Household Income In 2000 (Florida): $38,819


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Sumter County): $74,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Florida): $93,200


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Sumter County, Florida

Utility Gas: 5.6%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 13.4%
Electricity: 78.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.9%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.1%
No Fuel Used: 0.4%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Sumter County, Florida

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 96.13%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 2.87%
  • Other institutional facilities : 0.08%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 0.92%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Sumter County): $410
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Florida): $641
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Sumter County): $602


(updated 2010)



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