Aging In Florida Profile

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Aging In Florida Profile, Alachua County, Florida - 2017
CountyState
IndicatorMeasureYear(s)CountPercent/RateCountPercent/Rate
Longevity
3-year Life Expectancy1, 25Years2015-17 79.1
(78.4 - 79.7)
79
(79.6 - 79.7)
Population1
 Collapse  Total
Count2017 259,34920,555,728
 Collapse  White Non-Hispanic
Count2017 160,69511,254,094
 Collapse  Black Non-Hispanic
Count2017 51,9083,204,550
 Collapse  Other Minority Non-Hispanic
Count2017 22,366961,230
 Collapse  Hispanic
Count2017 24,3805,135,854
 Collapse  Males 50+
Count2017 34,9103,812,628
 Collapse  Females 50+
Count2017 42,1684,405,358
Family and Living Arrangements
Individuals Living Alone 65+2Percent2013-17 9,23728.6945,36324.6
Individuals Living with Spouse 65+2Percent2013-17 16,07749.82,023,10652.6
Individuals Living with Unmarried Partner 65+2Percent2013-17 4991.597,9562.5
Marital Status 45-543
     Now Married Percent2013-17 15,26356.91,611,21958.5
     Widowed Percent2013-17 5161.955,5262.0
     Divorced Percent2013-17 5,53120.6555,77620.2
     Separated Percent2013-17 7772.9103,5723.8
     Never Married Percent2013-17 4,71117.6425,44715.5
Marital Status 55-643
     Now Married Percent2013-17 16,91958.11,589,44260.0
     Widowed Percent2013-17 1,4885.1145,7115.5
     Divorced Percent2013-17 6,22921.4565,62321.4
     Separated Percent2013-17 7322.575,8622.9
     Never Married Percent2013-17 3,72412.8271,93110.3
Marital Status 65+3
     Now Married Percent2013-17 17,66453.12,190,73655.8
     Widowed Percent2013-17 7,97924.0950,00024.2
     Divorced Percent2013-17 5,01915.1557,40714.2
     Separated Percent2013-17 5281.654,5841.4
     Never Married Percent2013-17 2,0886.3174,1584.4
 Collapse  Grandparents4
Count2013-17 134,06613,057,544
Social, Financial and Transportation Opportunity
Education 65+5
     Less than high school educationPercent2013-17 3,65111.0622,20515.8
     High school educationPercent2013-17 8,58925.81,222,17631.1
     Some college educationPercent2013-17 6,29918.9770,27719.6
     Associate's degree educationPercent2013-17 2,4787.4257,5426.6
     Bachelor's degree educationPercent2013-17 5,44916.4598,06215.2
     Graduate or professional degree educationPercent2013-17 6,81620.5456,62711.6
Limited English Proficiency 65+6Count2013-17 1,3494.1511,56713.0
55-64 7
     Below 50% of PovertyPercent2013-17 1,9336.7147,8295.6
     Below 75% of PovertyPercent2013-17 3,00710.4235,2019.0
     Below 100% of PovertyPercent2013-17 4,21414.5338,47912.9
     Below 125% of PovertyPercent2013-17 5,19317.9448,20717.1
     Below 150% of PovertyPercent2013-17 6,20521.4554,58221.1
     Below 175% of PovertyPercent2013-17 7,24825.0665,33725.3
     Below 185% of PovertyPercent2013-17 7,58026.2705,06626.8
     Below 200% of PovertyPercent2013-17 8,05527.8772,75429.4
     Below 300% of PovertyPercent2013-17 11,92841.21,188,25945.2
     Below 400% of PovertyPercent2013-17 15,92055.01,540,41858.7
     Below 500% of PovertyPercent2013-17 18,88665.21,812,63269.0
     500% or more of PovertyPercent2013-17 10,08534.8813,74731.0
65+7
     Below 50% of PovertyPercent2013-17 1,0443.2131,5563.4
     Below 75% of PovertyPercent2013-17 1,7015.2230,6766.0
     Below 100% of PovertyPercent2013-17 2,9058.9399,32010.3
     Below 125% of PovertyPercent2013-17 4,23413.0591,88915.3
     Below 150% of PovertyPercent2013-17 5,81117.9801,29120.8
     Below 175% of PovertyPercent2013-17 7,41922.81,004,97426.0
     Below 185% of PovertyPercent2013-17 8,11224.91,086,37528.2
     Below 200% of PovertyPercent2013-17 8,80027.01,208,48931.3
     Below 300% of PovertyPercent2013-17 14,15843.51,940,40050.3
     Below 400% of PovertyPercent2013-17 18,42756.62,476,59664.2
     Below 500% of PovertyPercent2013-17 22,34768.72,861,67174.2
     500% or more of PovertyPercent2013-17 10,19731.3997,39425.8
Employed 65+8Percent2013-17 5,48616.9551,12014.3
Households with annual income less than $20,000 and householder 65+9Percent2013-17 4,22620.7520,73922.6
Households with annual income$20,000 - $49,999 and householder 65+9Percent2013-17 6,73833.1830,95836.1
Households with annual income greater than or equal to $50,000 and householder 65+9Percent2013-17 9,42046.2952,81841.3
Social Security Beneficiaries10Count2017 32,9503,478,703
Monthly Social Security Income11Dollars2017 1,4161,382
Median Household Income for All Ages12Dollars
Median Household Income for 45-6412Dollars2013-17 60,86660,019
Median Household Income for 65+12Dollars2013-17 45,88940,975
Owner-occupied housing units owned by householder 55-5913Percent2013-17 2,17536.9186,55834.8
Owner-occupied housing units owned by householder 60-6413Percent2013-17 3,08547.6234,62643.2
Owner-occupied housing units owned by householder 65+13Percent2013-17 11,05068.01,216,54664.1
Owner-occupied housing units with mortgage and householder 55-5913Percent2013-17 3,72163.1350,16965.2
Owner-occupied housing units with mortgage and householder 60-6413Percent2013-17 3,39652.4308,72256.8
Owner-occupied housing units with mortgage and householder 65+13Percent2013-17 5,20332.0681,74235.9
Income Required to Meet Basic Needs for 65+ with Excellent Health14
     Single 65+ - Home owner without mortgageDollars2017 21,13217,604
     Single 65+ - Home owner with mortgageDollars2017 30,24027,888
     Single 65+ - Renter, one bedroomDollars2017 24,00021,552
     65+ Couple - Home owner without mortgageDollars2017 32,78426,028
     65+ Couple - Home owner with mortgageDollars2017 41,89236,312
     65+ Couple - Renter, one bedroomDollars2017 35,65229,976
Income Required to Meet Basic Needs for 65+ with Poor Health14
     Single 65+ - Home owner without mortgageDollars2017 23,08820,580
     Single 65+ - Renter, one bedroomDollars2017 25,95624,528
     Single 65+ - Home owner with mortgageDollars2017 32,19630,864
     65+ Couple - Home owner without mortgageDollars2017 36,69631,980
     65+ Couple - Renter, one bedroomDollars2017 39,56435,928
     65+ Couple - Home owner with mortgageDollars2017 45,80442,264
Households with cost burden above 30% and Income at or below 50% Area Median Income 65+15Count2017 22,25817.02,412,57119.7
Households receiving food stamps/SNAP that have 1 or more persons 60+16Count2013-17 3,0123.1406,9755.4
 Collapse  Drivers 50+17
Count2017 76,5177,500,220
 Collapse  Drivers 60+17
Count2017 47,6304,681,366
 Collapse  Drivers 65+17
Count2017 33,2783,423,416
 Collapse  Silver Alerts18
Count2017 0271
 Collapse  Veterans19
Percent2017 16,3157.71,525,3959.3
 Collapse  Male Veterans19
Percent2017 14,53914.31,381,16917.4
 Collapse  Female Veterans19
Percent2017 1,7761.6144,2281.7
Health and Healthcare Availability
Reported good, very good or excellent health status 65+20Percent2016 76.675.7
Reported fair or poor health status 65+20Percent2016 23.424.3
Physically unhealthy days in the past month 65+20Days2016 4.54.9
Meet aerobic activity recommendations 65+20Percent2016 58.245.7
Meet muscle strengthening recommendations 65+20Percent2016 49.131.0
Current smoker 65+20Percent2016 10.68.4
Engage in heavy or binge drinking 65+20Percent2016 11.98.7
Overweight 65+20Percent2016 30.939.7
Obese 65+20Percent2016 32.925.8
Have a personal doctor 65+20Percent2016 92.593.2
Could not see a doctor due to cost 65+20Percent2016 0.85.2
Received a flu shot in past year 65+20Percent2016 65.557.4
Ever received a pneumonia vaccine 65+20Percent2016 82.565.6
Visited a dentist or dental clinic in past year 65+20Percent2016 72.168.4
Permanent tooth removed because of tooth decay or gum disease 65+20Percent2016 56.270.2
Ever told they have a depressive disorder 65+20Percent2016 13.411.8
Poor mental health on 14 days or more of last 30 days 65+20Percent2016 7.37.3
Always or usually receive social/emotional support they need 65+20Percent2010 86.679.4
 Collapse  Medicare Enrollment21
Count2017 41,4894,295,216
Limited activities due to physical, mental or emotional problem 65+20Percent2016 33.127.1
With A Disability 65+22Percent2013-17 11,35734.91,287,86233.4
 Collapse  Hearing Disability 65+22
Percent2013-17 4,87415.0526,03513.6
 Collapse  Vision Disability 65+22
Percent2013-17 1,9966.1237,9526.2
 Collapse  Cognitive Disability 65+22
Percent2013-17 2,7728.5332,3518.6
 Collapse  Ambulatory Disability 65+22
Percent2013-17 6,91921.3815,57821.1
 Collapse  Self-care Disability 65+22
Percent2013-17 2,3257.1285,5937.4
 Collapse  Independent Living Disability 65+22
Percent2013-17 4,44313.7514,16413.3
Use special equipment due to a health problem 65+20Percent2016 19.819.7
Probable Alzheimer's Cases 65+23Percent2017 4,36012.6541,44613.3
Hospitalizations due to mental disorders 45-6424Per 100,0002017 9171,663.566,7691,221.2
Hospitalizations due to mental disorders 65-7424Per 100,0002017 170816.813,111578.4
Hospitalizations due to mental disorders 75+24Per 100,0002017 54388.96,334350.5
 Collapse  Deaths 50+25
Per 100,0002017 1,7672,292.5185,8492,261.5
Ever told they have diabetes 65+20Percent2016 25.823.5
Ever told they had a stroke 65+20Percent2016 9.57.3
Currently have asthma 65+20Percent2016 6.65.9
Ever told they have COPD, emphysema or chronic bronchitis 65+20Percent2016 5.111.9
Ever told they had a heart attack 65+20Percent2016 14.211.9
 Collapse  Non-fatal Injuries resulting in hospitalization 50+24
Per 100,0002017 1,0661,383.0100,9101,227.9
Fall-related injury in past year 65+20Percent2016 12.49.7

Data Note(s)

  1. Florida Legislature, Office of Economic and Demographic Research (EDR). Population estimates from EDR have been allocated by race based on information from the US Bureau of the Census.
  2. US Bureau of the Census, American Community Survey, Table B09021.
  3. US Bureau of the Census, American Community Survey, Table S1201.
  4. US Bureau of the Census, American Community Survey, Table B10050.
  5. US Bureau of the Census, American Community Survey, Table B15001.
  6. US Bureau of the Census, American Community Survey, Table B16004.
  7. US Bureau of the Census, American Community Survey, Table B17024.
  8. US Bureau of the Census, American Community Survey, Table B23001.
  9. US Bureau of the Census, American Community Survey, Table B19037.
  10. Social Security Administration, OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, Table 4.
  11. Social Security Administration, OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, Table 5.
  12. US Bureau of the Census, American Community Survey, Table B19049.
  13. US Bureau of the Census, American Community Survey, Table B25027.
  14. University of Massachusetts, Elder Index.
  15. Shimberg Center for Housing Studies, University of Florida, "Households with Householder Age 65 and Older, Cost Burden by Tenure and Income".
  16. US Bureau of the Census, American Community Survey, Table S2201.
  17. Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, "Licensed Drivers by Age, Sex and County".
  18. Florida Department of Law Enforcement, "Silver Alert Monthly Reports".
  19. US Department of Veterans Affairs, National Center for Veterans Analysis and Statistics," Table 9L: VetPopYYYY County-Level Veteran Population by State Age Group and Gender", select Other Demographics: Counties.
  20. Florida Department of Health, Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System 2016.
  21. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, "Enrollment Dashboard Data File".
  22. US Bureau of the Census, American Community Survey, Table S1810.
  23. 2014 Probable Alzheimer’s Cases = (65-74 Population x 0.0336) + (75-84 Population x 0.1767) + (85+ Population x 0.4441) based on FL Dept of Elder Affairs Profile of Older Floridians.
    2015 Probable Alzheimer’s Cases = (65-74 Population x 0.032769) + (75-84 Population x 0.160525) + (85+ Population x 0.411510) based on FL Dept of Elder Affairs Profile of Older Floridians.
    2016-2017: Probable Alzheimer’s Cases = (65-74 Population x 0.036592) + (75-84 Population x 0.174333) + (85+ Population x 0.433872) based on FL Dept of Elder Affairs Profile of Older Floridians.
  24. Florida Agency for Healthcare Administration, Hospitalization Data.
  25. Florida Bureau of Vital Statistics, Death Data.