Gulf County, Florida
Situated in Florida is Gulf, home to the city of Port St. Joe. There are 28 people per square mile across the 564 sq. miles taken up by the County. The population in 2014 was approximately 15,944, and it has grown by 0.5 percent since 2010. Relative to the rest of Florida, Gulf has a typical number of young familes with 4 percent, a less than average population of children under 18 at 16 percent, and a typical number of retirees at 18 percent. Approximately 85 percent of the homes in Gulf have been owned by the same family for more than one year. An estimated 80 percent of the population in Gulf have finished high school, with 14 percent having a college degree or greater.
Median Home Price
In Gulf County, 11 percent of the 9,181 homes are multi-family structures, and these homes are used by 5,414 households. The rate of owning homes is 71 percent, and the median value of a home is $120.2k. The median household income is $40.5k, which is greater than that of the state. The typical commute to work for residents to one of the County's 1,232 firms is 24 minutes.