Sanford, FL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Sanford, Florida Info Snack

Population
59,700
Unemployment
7.2%
Poverty
19.1%
Median Home
$156,600
Median Income
$47,217
Median Rent
$1,110

Sanford SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
3
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
7

Sanford, FL Crime Report

2,624
Total Crimes
4,312.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
74.13%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Sanford
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,624 4,312.7 2,524.1 2,476.7
Violent Crime 497 816.8 378.4 366.7
Murder 2 3.3 5.2 5.0
Robbery 116 190.7 75.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 317 521.0 258.3 250.2
Property Crime 2,127 3,495.8 2,145.7 2,109.9
Burglary 315 517.7 295.2 340.5
Larceny 1,689 2,776.0 1,668.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 123 202.2 181.8 219.9

Sanford, FL Cost Of Living

87
Sanford's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Sanford Florida National Average
Overall 87 99 100
Services 93 99 100
Groceries 97 105 100
Health 89 100 100
Housing 71 96 100
Transportation 91 98 100
Utilities 98 102 100

Sanford, FL Photos

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Rankings for Sanford in Florida

Map Of Sanford, FL

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Population over time in Sanford

Year Population % Change
2019 59,700 1.4%
2018 58,862 1.5%
2017 57,979 1.6%
2016 57,039 1.5%
2015 56,170 1.6%
2014 55,296 2.1%
2013 54,170 1.6%
2012 53,299 1.8%
2011 52,347 1.8%
2010 51,446 -

Race / Ethnicity in Sanford

White
39.0% (23,254)
African American
27.1% (16,181)
American Indian
0.3% (155)
Asian
4.1% (2,435)
Hawaiian
0.0% (4)
Other
0.2% (130)
Two Or More
2.5% (1,471)
Hispanic
26.9% (16,070)
Race Sanford FL USA
White 39.0% 53.9% 60.7%
African American 27.1% 15.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 4.1% 2.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.5% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 26.9% 25.6% 18.0%

Gender in Sanford

Female
51.1% (30,512)
Male
48.9% (29,188)
Gender Sanford FL USA
Female 51.1% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sanford for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,791)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (4,179)
High School / GED
32.0% (19,104)
Some College
22.0% (13,134)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (7,761)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (10,746)
Master's Degree
4.0% (2,388)
Professional Degree
1.0% (597)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Sanford FL USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Sanford, Florida

Less than $10,000
10.3% (613,584)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.1% (304,898)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.7% (699,074)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.2% (609,255)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.6% (932,820)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.9% (1,006,137)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.5% (803,502)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.1% (603,303)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.1% (246,191)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (151,231)
Income Sanford FL USA
Less than $10,000 10.3% 6.5% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.1% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.7% 9.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.2% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.6% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.9% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.5% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.1% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.1% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 6.0% 7.7%

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