Holmes County, Florida
Nestled in Florida is Holmes, home to the city of Bonifay. The 479 square miles in land has a population density of 42 people per square mile. As of 2014, the population was estimated to be 19,650, and it has dwindled by -1.4 percent since 2010. Relative to Florida, Holmes has a normal number of young familes with 5 percent, an average number of children under 18 at 20 percent, and an average number of retirees at 19 percent. Families often stay in place, with 88 percent keeping the same home more than one year. Around 76 percent of the population in Holmes have graduated high school, with 12 percent having a post-secondary degree or greater.
Median Home Price
Approximately 6,808 households reside in 8,559 houses, and of these, 4 percent are in multi-family structures. Real estate have a median value of $83.4k, and the proportion of people owning homes is 79 percent. The median household income is $35.5k, which is greater than that of the state. The County of Holmes has a total of 937 businesses, and residents drive an average commute to work of 30 minutes.