In 2017, Sarasota County, FL had a population of 419k people with a median age of 56 and a median household income of $58,400. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Sarasota County, FL grew from 412,569 to 419,119, a 1.59% increase and its median household income grew from $54,989 to $58,400, a 6.2% increase.
The population of Sarasota County, FL is 83.3% White Alone, 9.13% Hispanic or Latino, and 4.43% Black or African American Alone. N/A% of the people in Sarasota County, FL speak a non-English language, and 95.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Sarasota County, FL are Ringling College of Art and Design (300 degrees awarded in 2016), Suncoast Technical College (223 degrees), and New College of Florida (170 degrees).
The median property value in Sarasota County, FL is $253,000, and the homeownership rate is 74.7%. Most people in Sarasota County, FL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Sarasota County, FL is 2 cars per household.