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Lake City is 6th in Florida out of 206 other cities in Retail sales per capita

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Lake City Rank Florida US
Current population (2012) 12,099 147th 19,317,568 313,914,040
Size in square miles 12.0 159th 53,624.8 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,002.4 377th 350.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Lake City Rank Florida US
Residents younger than 5 8.0% 60th 5.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 25.2% 126th 20.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 17.2% 192nd 18.2% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Lake City Rank Florida US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 79.2% 361st 85.5% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 15.6% 333rd 26.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Lake City Rank Florida US
Race - White 56.6% 394th 78.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 37.3% 44th 16.6% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 194th 0.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.6% 234th 2.7% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 317th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.7% 165th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 5.4% 369th 23.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 53.6% 298th 57.0% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Lake City Rank Florida US
Female residents 52.4% 122nd 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 3.8% 432nd 19.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Lake City Rank Florida US
Housing units 5,539 286th 9,026,965 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 28.7% 182nd 29.9% 25.9%
Households 4,530 275th 7,140,096 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 48.1% 427th 69.0% 66.1%
Home median value $129,900 364th $188,600 $186,200
People per household 2.5 235th 2.6 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Lake City Rank Florida US
Income per capita $18,283 365th $26,733 $27,915
Income per household $30,812 419th $47,827 $52,762
Income below poverty line 22.8% 71st 14.7% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Lake City Rank Florida US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 3,580 102nd 2,009,589 27,092,908
Retail sales $738,486 64th $262,341,127 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $59,589 6th $14,353 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $99,709 69th $41,922,059 $613,795,732

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