Living in Alachua, FL

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Alachua, Florida Info Snack

Population
9,867
Unemployment
6.6%
Poverty
15.2%
Median Home
$179,500
Median Income
$63,318
Median Rent
$1,064

Alachua SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
6
Education
9
Commute
6

Alachua, FL Crime Report

271
Total Crimes
2,691.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
8.66%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Alachua
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 271 2,691.2 2,524.1 2,476.7
Violent Crime 41 407.1 378.4 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 5.2 5.0
Robbery 7 69.5 75.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 30 297.9 258.3 250.2
Property Crime 230 2,284.0 2,145.7 2,109.9
Burglary 32 317.8 295.2 340.5
Larceny 191 1,896.7 1,668.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 7 69.5 181.8 219.9

Alachua, FL Cost Of Living

99
Alachua's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Alachua Florida National Average
Overall 99 99 100
Services 95 99 100
Groceries 104 105 100
Health 99 100 100
Housing 92 96 100
Transportation 104 98 100
Utilities 119 102 100

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Rankings for Alachua in Florida

Map Of Alachua, FL

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Population over time in Alachua

Year Population % Change
2019 9,867 0.7%
2018 9,794 1.2%
2017 9,676 1.3%
2016 9,553 1.3%
2015 9,435 1.5%
2014 9,291 1.4%
2013 9,165 1.2%
2012 9,054 1.9%
2011 8,881 2.0%
2010 8,708 -

Race / Ethnicity in Alachua

White
60.6% (5,983)
African American
29.2% (2,883)
American Indian
0.4% (44)
Asian
1.3% (129)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.4% (35)
Hispanic
8.0% (793)
Race Alachua FL USA
White 60.6% 53.9% 60.7%
African American 29.2% 15.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.3% 2.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.4% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 8.0% 25.6% 18.0%

Gender in Alachua

Female
54.7% (5,399)
Male
45.3% (4,468)
Gender Alachua FL USA
Female 54.7% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 45.3% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Alachua for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
-0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (394)
High School / GED
27.0% (2,664)
Some College
18.0% (1,776)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (1,184)
Bachelor's Degree
24.0% (2,368)
Master's Degree
13.0% (1,282)
Professional Degree
2.0% (197)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Alachua FL USA
< 9th Grade -0.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 24.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Alachua, Florida

Less than $10,000
10.0% (98,918)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.7% (26,801)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.3% (91,734)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.3% (72,116)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.4% (92,839)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.9% (186,508)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.1% (129,312)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.0% (177,943)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.3% (62,169)
$200,000 or more
4.9% (48,354)
Income Alachua FL USA
Less than $10,000 10.0% 6.5% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.7% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.3% 9.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.3% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.4% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.9% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.1% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.0% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.3% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.9% 6.0% 7.7%

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