Dixie County, Florida
Nestled in Florida is Dixie, home to the city of Cross City. It covers 705 square miles in land, and the population density is 23 people per square mile. The population is estimated to be 15,907 as of 2014, and has dwindled by -3.1 percent since 2010. Relative to Florida, Dixie has an average number of young familes at 6 percent, an average number of children under 18 at 19 percent, and a greater than normal number of retirees at 22 percent. Families often stay in place, with 87 percent maintaining the same house more than a year. Education statistics show that 79 percent of citizens graduated secondary school, and 8 percent have a bachelor's degree or higher.
Median Home Price
There are approximately 6,130 households residing in 9,155 houses, and 3 percent of these are in multi-family buildings. Real estate have a median value of $85.3k. The percent of homeowners is roughly 79 percent. The median household income is $34k, which is greater than that of the state. There are 919 businesses, and the average drive to work is 26 minutes.