Dixie County, Florida
Dixie County is located in North Central Florida, along with Alachua, Madison, Hamilton, Taylor, Suwannee, Union, Bradford, Lafayette, Levy, Gilchrist, Marion, and Columbia counties. The main industries of Dixie County are building materials and seafood export. Major private sector employers for Dixie County are Suwannee Lumber Company, Knight's Products, Cross City Veneer, Anderson Columbia Construction, and Gulf Coast Supply & Manufacturing. The top public sector employers include Dixie County School System, County Government, and Sheriff's Office. Cities in Dixie County are Cross City (county seat), Horseshoe Beach, Old Town, and Suwannee.
Dixie County Florida Cities
There are 4 cities in Dixie County Florida. These are listed below. Click on a link for details.
Dixie County has a population of approximately 16,126 people. The population increased -1.8% from 2010 to 2012. This compared to a 2.7% increase for the State of Florida and a 1.7% increase for the country as a whole. Dixie County is 705.05 square miles and had a population density of 23.3 Persons per square mile in 2010. This compared to 350.6 for Florida and 87.4 for the country.
There are 9,471 housing units in Dixie County (a housing unit is defined by the US Census Bureau as a house, apartment, mobile home, group of rooms, or single room that is occupied as separate living quarters.) Dixie County has a 80.6% homeownership rate compared to Florida's rate of 69.0%. Dixie County's medium household income in 2011 was $34,243, which is lower than the medium income for Florida as a whole: $47,827.
2010 to 2012
2007 to 2011
16.3% of the population in Dixie County lives below the poverty line, compared to 14.7% in Florida and 14.3% nationwide. Additional Information:
- Dixie County Census Data
- University of Florida Bureau of Economic and Business Research - Dixie County
Dixie County Economic Activity
The U.S. Bureau of the Census, Economic , 2007 calculated the total value manufacturing, merchant wholesaler, retail sales and food service sales in Dixie County. The Census measured activity of large and medium-sized firms during calendar year 2007. It does not include every aspect of the economy but can be used as a measure of economic activity.
At $57 million, Dixie County's economic activity represents 0.01% of the Florida economy.
|Merchant wholesaler sales||$0||0.0%|
|Accommodation and food services sales||$7||13.1%|
Dixie County Regional Comparisons
Dixie County is located in North Central Florida. This region is responsible for 2.6% of Florida's economic activity. Dixie County represents 0.4% of the region's economy.
2010 to 2012
2007 to 2011
Dixie Real Estate
There are 7,327 properties in Dixie County. The following table shows a summary of them based on 2013 sales data.
|Usage Type||Property Count||%||Sales Count||Median Price||Median Price/Ft||Sales From||To|
|Commercial Property||0||0.00||8||$102,100||$25||January 1st, 2013||August 1st, 2013|
|Residential Property||0||0.00||136||$38,350||$36||January 1st, 2013||September 1st, 2013|
Commercial Real Estate in Dixie County, Florida
0( .00%) of the properties in Dixie County are classified as Commercial. 8 of them sold between January 1st, 2013 and August 1st, 2013. The total value of these sales was $1,304,100. The median sales price was $102,100. In 2013 the median sales price for Commercial Property in Dixie County was $25 per sq ft.
Residential Real Estate in Dixie County, Florida
0( .00%) of the properties in Dixie County are classified as Residential. 136 of them sold between January 1st, 2013 and September 1st, 2013. The total value of these sales was $7,757,800. The median sales price was $38,350. In 2013 the median sales price for A Class Residential Property in Dixie County was $92 per sq ft, B Class properties sold for $36/ft and C Class $9/ft.
Dixie Market Data
|Property Usage||Property Count||Total Sq Ft|
|Hotel & Motel||5||53,138|
|Sports & Entertaining||18||60,175|