Union County, Florida
The County of Union is established in Florida and home to Lake Butler. The 244 sq. miles of land has a population density of 64 people per square mile. As of 2014, the population was approximately 15,190, and it has dropped by -2.2 percent since 2010. In comparison to all of Florida, Union has a normal number of young familes with 5 percent, an average number of children under 18 at 19 percent, and a less than average (17.3) number of retirees at 12 percent. About 84 percent of the homes in Union have been occupied by the same family for more than one year. Education stats show that 74 percent of residents graduated high school, while 10 percent have a post-secondary degree or greater.
Median Home Price
Approximately 3,807 households reside in 4,458 homes, and of these, 7 percent are located in multi-unit structures. The median price of real estate is $89.2k, and the homeownership rate is 67 percent. The median household income is $42.7k, which is greater than the state median. There are 722 business firms in Union County, and the average commute is 23 minutes.