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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Blountstown is 2,258. Blountstown, Florida is the 7,166th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Blountstown was in 1990, when its population was 2,800. In 1990, Blountstown was the 5,727th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 7,166th largest city in the US. Blountstown is currently 19.4% smaller than it was in 1990.
Blountstown has shrunk 9.4% since the year 2000. Blountstown, Florida's growth is below average. 73% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
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The total voting age population of Blountstown, Florida, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,145. The voting age population is 39.2% male and 60.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.8% of the residents of Blountstown are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Blountstown are 68.3% White, 23.2% Black, 7.9% Two or more races and 0.6% Asian. Additionally, 2.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Blountstown, 21.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 36.0%. On a per-household basis, 14.6% of families are below the poverty line in Blountstown.
Among those aged 16 and older, 51.4% of Blountstown residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.6% of Blountstown residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.9% have a bachelor's degree and 6.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Blountstown residents aged 5 and older, 2.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Blountstown is 5.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Blountstown, 26.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Blountstown is $29,706.
In Blountstown, 74.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 25.9% of housing units in Blountstown.
Of all the housing units in Blountstown, 10.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Blountstown, 15.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 190 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Blountstown is $525.
In Blountstown, 61.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.