Population and Demographics


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According to the 2010 Census the total population for Wakulla County is 30,776.  The Median household income was $37,149 and the median income for a family was $42,222.  Males had a median income of $29,000 versus $24,330 for females
. The per capita income for the county was $17,678.  About 9.30% of families and 11.30% of the population were below the poverty line, including 15.40% of those under age 18 and 15.10% of those age 65 or over.

                                     Population by Sex/Age
Male 16,992
Female 13,784
Under 18 6,925
18 & over 23,851
20 - 24 1,770
25 - 34 4,276
35 - 49 7,459
50 - 64 6,336
65 & over 3,339
       
Historical population
CensusPop. 
1850 1,955  
 
1860 2,839   45.2%
1870 2,506   −11.7%
1880 2,723   8.7%
1890 3,117   14.5%
1900 5,149   65.2%
1910 4,802   −6.7%
1920 5,129   6.8%
1930 5,468   6.6%
1940 5,463   −0.1%
1950 5,258   −3.8%
1960 5,257   0.0%
1970 6,308   20.0%
1980 10,887   72.6%
1990 14,202   30.4%
2000 22,863   61.0%
2010 30,776   34.6%
Est. 2012 30,818   0.1%
U.S. Decennial Census[8] 2012 Estimate[9]