Seminole County, FL

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2020 Population
466,695
1.15% 1-year growth
US Senator
Marco Rubio
Republican Party
US Senator
Rick Scott
Republican Party
2020 Median Age
39.3
0.255% 1-year increase
2020 Poverty Rate
9.79%
8.11% 1-year decrease
2020 Median Household Income
$70,297
5.29% 1-year growth
2020 Median Property Value
$263,700
8.7% 1-year growth
2020 Employed Population
240,266
3.34% 1-year growth

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In 2020, Seminole County, FL had a population of 467k people with a median age of 39.3 and a median household income of $70,297. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Seminole County, FL grew from 461,402 to 466,695, a 1.15% increase and its median household income grew from $66,768 to $70,297, a 5.29% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Seminole County, FL are White (Non-Hispanic) (59.2%), White (Hispanic) (13.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (11.1%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.69%), and Other (Hispanic) (4.23%).

None of the households in Seminole County, FL reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

94.6% of the residents in Seminole County, FL are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Seminole County, FL are Seminole State College of Florida (6,263 degrees awarded in 2020), L3Harris (390 degrees), and Herzing University-Orlando (257 degrees).

In 2020, the median property value in Seminole County, FL was $263,700, and the homeownership rate was 65.8%.

Most people in Seminole County, FL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 27.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Seminole County, FL was 2 cars per household.

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geosearchPopulation & Diversity

Seminole County, FL is home to a population of 467k people, from which 94.6% are citizens. As of 2020, 14.2% of Seminole County, FL residents were born outside of the country (66.5k people).

In 2020, there were 4.4 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (276k people) in Seminole County, FL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 62.9k White (Hispanic) and 51.6k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

94.6%
2020 Citizenship
94.5%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 94.6% of Seminole County, FL residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in Seminole County, FL was 94.5%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Seminole County, FL
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    276k ± 819
  2. White (Hispanic)
    62.9k ± 2.32k
  3. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    51.6k ± 1.17k
21.9%
Hispanic Population
102k people

In 2020, there were 4.4 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (276k people) in Seminole County, FL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 62.9k White (Hispanic) and 51.6k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

21.9% of the people in Seminole County, FL are hispanic (102k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Seminole County, FL as a share of the total population.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Cuba
    1,006,483 ± 24,039 people
  2. Haiti
    335,997 ± 14,118 people
  3. Colombia
    281,766 ± 12,945 people

In 2020, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Florida was Cuba, the natal country of 1,006,483 Florida residents, followed by Haiti with 335,997 and Colombia with 281,766.

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Foreign-Born Population

14.2%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
66.5k people
14.1%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
65k people

As of 2020, 14.2% of Seminole County, FL residents (66.5k people) were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 13.5%. In 2019, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Seminole County, FL was 14.1%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    8,531 ± 583
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    5,116 ± 639
  3. Gulf War (2001-)
    5,064 ± 710

Seminole County, FL has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.67 times greater than any other conflict.

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briefcaseEconomy

The economy of Seminole County, FL employs 240k people. The largest industries in Seminole County, FL are Health Care & Social Assistance (31,936 people), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (25,043 people), and Retail Trade (25,038 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($80,268), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($62,194), and Information ($60,767).

Males in Florida have an average income that is 1.34 times higher than the average income of females, which is $48,168. The income inequality in Florida (measured using the Gini index) is 0.472, which is lower than than the national average.

Occupations

240k
2020 Value
± 4,416
3.34%
1 Year growth
± 2.4%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Seminole County, FL grew at a rate of 3.34%, from 232k employees to 240k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Seminole County, FL, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (32,639 people), Management Occupations (29,596 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (27,644 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Seminole County, FL.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

240k
2020 Value
± 4,416
3.34%
1 Year growth
± 2.4%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Seminole County, FL grew at a rate of 3.34%, from 232k employees to 240k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Seminole County, FL, are Health Care & Social Assistance (31,936 people), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (25,043 people), and Retail Trade (25,038 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Seminole County, FL, though some of these residents may live in Seminole County, FL and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$45,249
Median earning men ± $1,367
$35,571
Median earning women ± $859

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2020 are Manufacturing ($65,303), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($63,575), and Information ($62,405).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2020 are Information ($50,500), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($47,896), and Public Administration ($46,328).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Florida. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

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Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 5,784
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  2. 4,291
    Professional, Scientific & Management, and Administrative & Waste Management Services
  3. 3,656
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing

The visualization shows the distribution of establishments by industry and by size according to the number of employees.

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Payroll by Industry Sector

The industries with the highest total annual payroll
  1. $2.98M
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing
  2. $2.81M
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  3. $2.4M
    Professional, Scientific & Management, and Administrative & Waste Management Services

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Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Florida to other states, or from other states to Florida.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $94.8B
  2. $62.6B
  3. $59.6B

In 2020, the top outbound Florida product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $94.8B, followed by Electronics ($62.6B) and Pharmaceuticals ($59.6B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Florida products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$688B
2020 Value in Florida
$1.41T
Projected 2050 Value in Florida
105% growth

In 2020, total outbound Florida trade was $688B. This is expected to increase 105% to $1.41T by 2050.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Florida trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Florida to other states, or from other states to Florida.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $24.9B
  2. $19.2B
  3. $15.8B

In 2020, the top outbound Florida domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Georgia with $24.9B, followed by California with $19.2B and Texas and $15.8B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Florida shares with each state (excluding itself).

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In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Seminole County, FL went to Joseph R Biden Jr. with 50.8% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (48%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (0.849%).

Marco Rubio and Rick Scott are the senators currently representing the state of Florida. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Florida is currently represented by 27 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Florida

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Marco Rubio
Senator from Florida3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011
Rick Scott
Senator from Florida1
Assumed office on January 8, 2019
Inauguration delayed in order to finish his term as Governor of Florida.

Marco Rubio and Rick Scott are the senators currently representing Florida.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Florida over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Florida

Florida is currently represented by 27 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Florida have changed over time starting in 2008.

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In 2020, universities in Seminole County, FL awarded 7,751 degrees. The student population of Seminole County, FL in 2020 is skewed towards women, with 7,620 male students and 11,531 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Seminole County, FL are White (3,255 and 44.9%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (1,981 and 27.3%), Black or African American (1,154 and 15.9%), and Unknown (342 and 4.72%).

The largest universities in Seminole County, FL by number of degrees awarded are Seminole State College of Florida (6,263 and 80.8%), L3Harris (390 and 5.03%), and Herzing University-Orlando (257 and 3.32%).

The most popular majors in Seminole County, FL are Liberal Arts & Sciences (1,957 and 25.2%), Biotechnology (657 and 8.48%), and Registered Nursing (464 and 5.99%).

The median tuition costs in Seminole County, FL are $13,909 for private four year colleges, and $2,393 and $9,494 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Applicants, Admissions & Enrolled

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In 2020 in Seminole County, FL, the percentage of applicants admitted was 92.7%, while the percentage of admitted who enrolled was 69.3%. The number of students enrolled in 2020 was 19,151 (39.8% men and 60.2% women).

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Enrollments by Gender and Races

Universities

In 2020 there were 19,151 students enrolled in Seminole County, FL, 39.8% men and 60.2% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 8,052 records, of which 56.5% were women and 43.5% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 376 degree-majors awarded
  2. 66 degree-majors awarded
  3. 1,957 degree-majors awarded

In 2020, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Seminole County, FL was Registered Nursing with 376 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Seminole County, FL according to their major.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 6,263 degrees awarded
  2. 390 degrees awarded
  3. 257 degrees awarded

In 2020, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was Seminole State College of Florida with 6,263 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

University

In 2020, 3,267 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Seminole County, FL, which is 0.729 times less than the 4,484 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2020 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 3,255 degrees mean that there were 1.64 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 1,981 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Universities

Private for-profit, 2-year ($15,885) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2020.

Private not-for-profit, 2-year ($2,168) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2020.

Public, 4-year or above ($1,430) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2020, 1.08% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 1.09% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2020 were High School or Equivalent (4.93M), Some college (3.6M), and Bachelors Degree (3.09M).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

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homeHousing & Living

The median property value in Seminole County, FL was $263,700 in 2020, which is 1.15 times larger than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $242,600 to $263,700, a 8.7% increase. The homeownership rate in Seminole County, FL is 65.8%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.4%.

People in Seminole County, FL have an average commute time of 27.8 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Seminole County, FL is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Seminole County, FL is $70,297. In 2020, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Seminole County, FL was Census Tract 207.03 with a value of $201,761, followed by Census Tract 212.03 and Census Tract 216.09, with respective values of $120,898 and $120,000.

In 2021, 16.4% of the population was living with severe housing problems in Seminole County, FL. From 2014 to 2021, the indicator declined 2.07%.

Property

$263,700
Median Property Value 2020
±$3,410
$117,211
Median Property Taxes
±$2,812

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Seminole County, FL the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Seminole County, FL compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

65.8%
Homeownership
2020
67.9%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2020

In 2020, 65.8% of the housing units in Seminole County, FL were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 64.6%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 207.03
  2. Census Tract 212.03
  3. Census Tract 216.09

In 2020, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Seminole County, FL was Census Tract 207.03 with a value of $201,761, followed by Census Tract 212.03 and Census Tract 216.09, with respective values of $120,898 and $120,000.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Seminole County, FL colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$70,297
Median Household Income
± $1,740
178k
Number of Households
± 3,499

In 2020, the median household income of the 178k households in Seminole County, FL grew to $70,297 from the previous year's value of $66,768.

The following chart displays the households in Seminole County, FL distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Seminole County, FL is from Florida.
0.472
2020 Wage GINI in Florida
0.473
2019 Wage GINI in Florida

In 2020, the income inequality in Florida was 0.472 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.289% decline from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Florida was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Florida in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2018
  1. Drove Alone (81.5%)
  2. Carpooled (7.83%)
  3. Worked At Home (7.33%)

In 2018, 81.5% of workers in Seminole County, FL drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (7.83%) and those who worked at home (7.33%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

27.8 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Seminole County, FL have a longer commute time (27.8 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 2.02% of the workforce in Seminole County, FL have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Seminole County, FL distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Seminole County, FL have 2 cars.

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Severe Housing Problems

In 2021, 16.4% of the population was living with severe housing problems in Seminole County, FL. From 2014 to 2021, the indicator declined 2.07%.

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Poverty & Diversity

9.79% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Seminole County, FL (45.3k out of 463k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Males 18 - 24, followed by Females 18 - 24 and then Females 25 - 34.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Seminole County, FL is White, followed by Hispanic and Black.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Children in Poverty

In 2021, 11.8% of the children was living in poverty in Seminole County, FL. From 2014 to 2021, the indicator declined 4.7%.

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Crimes & Accidents

Indicator

In 2021, the number of reported violent crimes offenses per 100,000 population was 357 in Seminole County, FL. From 2014 to 2021, the indicator declined 22.9 per 100,000 population.

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90.6% of the population of Seminole County, FL has health coverage, with 51.9% on employee plans, 9.52% on Medicaid, 11.8% on Medicare, 16% on non-group plans, and 1.39% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Florida was $8,076 in 2014. This is a 5.05% increase from the previous year ($7,688).

Primary care physicians in Seminole County, FL see 1318 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.303% decrease from the previous year (1322 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1650 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 615 patients per year.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 47.8% were men and 52.2% were women.

Daily New Cases by Date

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Patient to Clinician Ratios

1,318 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Seminole County, FL

Primary care physicians in Seminole County, FL see an average of 1,318 patients per year. This represents a 0.303% decrease from the previous year (1,322 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Seminole County, FL in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Florida across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2020, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 22.2% under 18 years, 21.7% between 18 and 34 years, 40.7% between 35 and 64 years, and 15.4% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 47.8% were men and 52.2% were women.

The following chart shows the number of people with health coverage by gender.

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Uninsured People

9.38%
Uninsured
51.9%
Employer Coverage
9.52%
Medicaid
11.8%
Medicare
16%
Non-Group
1.39%
Military or VA

Between 2019 and 2020, the percent of uninsured citizens in Seminole County, FL declined by 1.65% from 9.54% to 9.38%.

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Health Outcomes

Indicator

In 2021, the number of deaths among residents under age 18 per 100,000 population was 44 in Seminole County, FL.

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Health Behaviors

Indicator

In 2021, the percentage of the adult population (age 18 and older) that reports a body mass index (BMI) greater than or equal to 30 kg/m2 (age-adjusted) was 26.3% in Seminole County, FL.

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Clinical Care

Indicator

In 2021, the percentage of population under age 65 without health insurance was 12.6% in Seminole County, FL.

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