In 2017, Gilchrist County, FL had a population of 17.2k people with a median age of 42.8 and a median household income of $42,934. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Gilchrist County, FL grew from 17,033 to 17,191, a 0.928% increase and its median household income grew from $40,881 to $42,934, a 5.02% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Gilchrist County, FL are White (Non-Hispanic) (87.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.81%), White (Hispanic) (4.68%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.41%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (0.43%). N/A% of the people in Gilchrist County, FL speak a non-English language, and 98.2% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Gilchrist County, FL is $96,700, and the homeownership rate is 81.7%. Most people in Gilchrist County, FL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 31.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Gilchrist County, FL is 2 cars per household.