FL

National Population : 333,590,059
Florida State Population : 22,541,935

About Lake City, FL

Lake City, FL is located in Columbia County in the state of Florida.

The total City Population for Lake City is about 26,271 with about 402 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 56,777.

The Average Home Value is $117,366.67, which is roughly 44% lower than the Average Home Value of $207,987.00 for the state of Florida, and roughly 38% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $45,561.33, which is roughly 18% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $55,343.00 for the state of Florida, and roughly 21% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Lake City is about 8.2%.

Florida is ranked #32 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 36.22 out of 100.

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Voting

Columbia County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 62.6% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 72.14%
Democratic: 26.98%
Libertarian: 0.68%
Other: 0.12%
Green: 0.08%


Nearby Locations

Lulu, FL (9.97 mi.)
White Springs, FL (12.27 mi.)
Sanderson, FL (12.79 mi.)
Wellborn, FL (13.01 mi.)
Fort White, FL (18.97 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 32024, 32025, 32055
Latitude : 30.387244
Longitude : -82.625980
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 117 ft.
Area Code(s) : 386

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.53
Male Population Estimate : 52.79%
Female Population Estimate : 48.80%
Median Age : 39.1
Male Median Age : 37.5
Female Median Age : 40.9

White Population Estimate : 79.36%
Black Population Estimate : 20.26%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 4.91%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.29%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.09%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.07%
Other Population Estimate : 1.46%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Lake City specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Columbia County: About 9 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Columbia County: About 571 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Columbia County is about 54% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 50% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.