Alachua County, FL has a population of 263,496 people with a median age of 31.3 and a median household income of $45,304. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Alachua County, FL grew from 259,964 to 263,496, a 1.36% increase and its median household income declined from $47,895 to $45,304, a 5.41% decrease.
The population of Alachua County, FL is 61.7% White, 19.7% Black, and 9.4% Hispanic. 13.9% of the people in Alachua County, FL speak a non-English language, and 94.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Alachua County, FL are University of Florida, with 14,701 graduates, Santa Fe College, with 3,881 graduates, and University of Florida-Online, with 211 graduates.
The median property value in Alachua County, FL is $177,100, and the homeownership rate is 52.6%. Most people in Alachua County, FL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Alachua County, FL is 2 cars per household.
Alachua County, FL is the 23rd most populated county in Florida and borders Bradford County, FL; Columbia County, FL; Gilchrist County, FL; Levy County, FL; Marion County, FL; Putnam County, FL; Union County, FL& 2 more.