Live Oak, Florida

Suwannee County Real Estate - Live Oak

Live Oak is in North Central Florida. It's population as recorded in the 2010 Census was 6,850. Live Oak is approximately 22 miles from Lake City (population 12,046) and around 45 miles from Alachua (population 9,059).

The median age for residents of Live Oak is 34.2. Around 36.7% of Live Oak households include school aged children and 29.3% of households include individuals aged 65 years or over. Census records indicate 54.4% of the Live Oak population are White, 35% are Black or African American, .5% American Indian, 1% Asian and 2.4% are Two or more Races.

There are 2,951 housing units in Live Oak. 460 (15.5%) of these were reported as vacant in the 2010 Census. There are 1,359 residential rental units in Live Oak. 1,188 of them were occupied in 2010 providing a residential rental vacancy rate of 11.8%.

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Live Oak is located in Suwannee County. It has a population of approximately 6,850 people. The population increased 1.0% from 2010 to 2012. This compared to a 2.7% increase for the State of Florida, 5.1% for Suwannee County and a 1.7% increase for the country as a whole. Live Oak occupies 7.57 of the 688.55 square miles in Suwannee County. It had a population density of 904.6 persons per square mile in 2010. This compared to 60.3 for the county, 350.6 for Florida and 87.4 for the country.

15.2% ( 2,951) of the 19,417 housing units in Suwannee County are in Live Oak (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.) Live Oak has a 52.9% homeownership rate compared to Suwannee County's 73.6% homeownership rate and Florida's rate of 69.0%.

Economic Indicators
RegionPopulation
2010
Economic Activity
2007 (Millions)
Population Growth
2010 to 2012
Median Household
Income 2011
Housing
Units
Median Price
2007 to 2011
United States 313,914,040 $14,025,202 1.7% $52,762 132,312,404 $186,200
Florida 18,801,310 $630,738 2.7% $47,827 9,026,965 $188,600
Suwannee County 41,551 $494 5.1% $37,775 19,417 $108,900
Live Oak 6,850 $2661.0%$30,048 2,951$85,000

Live Oak's medium household income in 2011 was $30,048. Suwannee County's medium household income was $37,775, which is lower than the medium income for Florida as a whole: $47,827. 24.2% of the population in Live Oak lives below the poverty line, compared to 14.7% in Florida, 19.6% of the population in Suwannee County and 14.3% nationwide. Additional Information:

Live Oak Economic Activity

The U.S. Bureau of the Census, Economic Census, 2007 calculated the total value manufacturing, merchant wholesaler, retail sales and food service sales in Live Oak. 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 $266 million, Live Oak's economic activity represents 53.72% of Suwannee County's $494MM in economic activity. Suwannee County represents 0.08% of the Florida economy.

Live Oak Economic Activity
ActivityValue (Millions)Percentage
Manufacturers shipments $0 0.0%
Merchant wholesaler sales $50 18.9%
Retail sales $188 70.6%
Accommodation and food services sales $28 10.5%
Total $266100%

Suwannee County Regional Comparisons

Economic Indicators
CityPopulation
2010
Economic Activity
2007 (Millions)
Population Growth
2010 to 2012
Median Household
Income 2011
Housing
Units
Median Price
2007 to 2011
Live Oak 6,850 $2661.0%$30,048 2,951$85,000

Suwannee County is located in North Central Florida. This region is responsible for 2.6% of Florida's economic activity. Suwannee County represents 3.1% of the region's economy.

Economic Indicators
RegionPopulation
2010
Economic Activity
2007 (Millions)
Population Growth
2010 to 2012
Median Household
Income 2011
Housing
Units
Median Price
2007 to 2011
Madison County 19,224 $137 -1.7% $36,557 8,499 $94,100
Hamilton County 14,799 $111 -0.6% $36,683 5,830 $75,600
Taylor County 22,570 $823 0.8% $38,005 11,085 $89,700
Suwannee County 41,551 $494 5.1% $37,775 19,417 $108,900
Union County 15,535 $53 -2.1% $45,645 4,566 $113,500
Bradford County 28,520 $253 -5.2% $41,397 11,083 $121,400
Lafayette County 8,870 $69 -0.7% $49,713 3,386 $153,500
Dixie County 16,422 $57 -1.8% $34,243 9,471 $104,400
Levy County 40,801 $572 -1.9% $35,920 20,350 $108,400
Gilchrist County 16,939 $63 -0.7% $38,467 7,367 $119,600
Alachua County 247,336 $3,646 1.6% $41,373 113,371 $185,100
Marion County 331,298 $8,053 1.2% $40,103 164,037 $142,000
Columbia County 67,531 $1,796 0.6% $38,589 28,910 $127,100
Total 878,554 $16,126 -0.4% $39,575 407,372 $118,715

Live Oak Real Estate

There are 7,225 properties in Live Oak. The following table shows a summary of them based on 2014 sales data.

Live Oak Real Estate by Usage
Usage TypeProperty Count%Sales CountMedian PriceMedian Price/FtSales FromTo
Agricultural 1,304 18.05 18 $75,000 $51January 1st, 2014July 1st, 2014
Commercial Property 0 0.00 0n/an/an/an/a
Government Property 33 0.46 3 $32,500 $29April 1st, 2014June 1st, 2014
Industrial 2 0.03 0n/an/an/an/a
Miscellaneous Property 1 0.01 0n/an/an/an/a
Mobile/Manufactured 2,675 37.02 40 $36,600 $31January 1st, 2014July 1st, 2014
Multifamily 9 0.12 1 $85,000 $40July 1st, 2014July 1st, 2014
Office 12 0.17 0n/an/an/an/a
Residential 3,123 43.22 72 $75,050 $48January 1st, 2014July 1st, 2014
Residential Property 0 0.00 0n/an/an/an/a
Retail 25 0.35 1 $169,600 $28May 1st, 2014May 1st, 2014
Special Purpose 40 0.55 1 $208,000 $200May 1st, 2014May 1st, 2014
Sports & Entertaining 1 0.01 0n/an/an/an/a

Agricultural Real Estate in Live Oak, Florida

1,304( 18.05%) of the properties in Live Oak are classified as Agricultural. 18 of them sold between January 1st, 2014 and July 1st, 2014. The total value of these sales was $2,662,100. The median sales price was $75,000. In 2014 the median sales price for A Class Agricultural in Live Oak was $127 per sq ft, B Class properties sold for $51/ft and C Class $15/ft.

Commercial Real Estate in Live Oak, Florida

0( .00%) of the properties in Live Oak are classified as Commercial.

Government Real Estate in Live Oak, Florida

33( .46%) of the properties in Live Oak are classified as Government. 3 of them sold between April 1st, 2014 and June 1st, 2014. The total value of these sales was $118,700. The median sales price was $32,500. In 2014 the median sales price for Government Property in Live Oak was $29 per sq ft.

Industrial Real Estate in Live Oak, Florida

2( .03%) of the properties in Live Oak are classified as Industrial.

Miscellaneous Real Estate in Live Oak, Florida

1( .01%) of the properties in Live Oak are classified as Miscellaneous.

Mobile/Manufactured Real Estate in Live Oak, Florida

2,675( 37.02%) of the properties in Live Oak are classified as Mobile/Manufactured. 40 of them sold between January 1st, 2014 and July 1st, 2014. The total value of these sales was $1,802,600. The median sales price was $36,600. In 2014 the median sales price for A Class Mobile/Manufactured in Live Oak was $51 per sq ft, B Class properties sold for $31/ft and C Class $12/ft.

Multifamily Real Estate in Live Oak, Florida

9( .12%) of the properties in Live Oak are classified as Multifamily. 1 of them sold between July 1st, 2014 and July 1st, 2014. The total value of these sales was $85,000. The median sales price was $85,000. In 2014 the median sales price for Multifamily in Live Oak was $40 per sq ft.

Office Real Estate in Live Oak, Florida

12( .17%) of the properties in Live Oak are classified as Office.

Residential Real Estate in Live Oak, Florida

3,123( 43.22%) of the properties in Live Oak are classified as Residential. 72 of them sold between January 1st, 2014 and July 1st, 2014. The total value of these sales was $6,778,600. The median sales price was $75,050. In 2014 the median sales price for A Class Residential in Live Oak was $101 per sq ft, B Class properties sold for $48/ft and C Class $13/ft.

Residential Real Estate in Live Oak, Florida

0( .00%) of the properties in Live Oak are classified as Residential.

Retail Real Estate in Live Oak, Florida

25( .35%) of the properties in Live Oak are classified as Retail. 1 of them sold between May 1st, 2014 and May 1st, 2014. The total value of these sales was $169,600. The median sales price was $169,600. In 2014 the median sales price for Retail in Live Oak was $28 per sq ft.

Special Purpose Real Estate in Live Oak, Florida

40( .55%) of the properties in Live Oak are classified as Special Purpose. 1 of them sold between May 1st, 2014 and May 1st, 2014. The total value of these sales was $208,000. The median sales price was $208,000. In 2014 the median sales price for Special Purpose in Live Oak was $200 per sq ft.

Sports & Entertaining Real Estate in Live Oak, Florida

1( .01%) of the properties in Live Oak are classified as Sports & Entertaining.

Live Oak, Suwannee County Market Data

Live Oak Real Estate
Property UsageProperty CountTotal Sq Ft
Agricultural 1,243 2,043,643
Government Property 26 117,120
Industrial 2 2,603
Land 227 27,533
Miscellaneous Property 1 1,246
Mobile/Manufactured 2,628 3,656,981
Multifamily 8 15,103
Office 12 50,723
Residential 3,081 4,978,781
Retail 25 199,477
Special Purpose 37 150,790
Sports & Entertaining 1 10,003,200

Live Oak Median Property Values per Sq Ft

Live Oak Median Property Values per Sq Ft by Property Class
Property Class Class AClass BClass C
UsageYear SaleLease SaleLease SaleLease
Camp 2016 $200$37 $200$17 $200$7
Auto sales, auto repair and storage or auto service shop 2016 $200$32 $200$16 $200$8
Church 2016 $200$24 $200$12 $200$7
Club, lodge or union hall 2016 $200$24 $200$12 $200$7
Community Shopping Center 2016 $200$32 $200$16 $200$8
County Owned 2016 $200$30 $200$15 $200$7
Cropland soil capability Class II 2016 $200$27 $200$15 $200$9
Cropland soil capability Class III 2016 $200$27 $200$15 $200$9
Federal Owned 2016 $200$30 $200$15 $200$7
Financial institution (bank, saving and loan company, mortgage company, credit services) 2016 $200$32 $200$16 $200$8
Forest, park or recreational area 2016 $200$30 $200$15 $200$7
Grazing land soil capability Class I 2016 $200$27 $200$15 $200$9
Grazing land soil capability Class II 2016 $200$27 $200$15 $200$9
Grazing land soil capability Class III 2016 $200$27 $200$15 $200$9
Grazing land soil capability Class IV 2016 $200$27 $200$15 $200$9
Improved agricultural 2016 $200$27 $200$15 $200$9
Insurance company office 2016 $200$30 $200$18 $200$11
Light manufacturing 2016 $200$17 $200$10 $200$5
Military 2014 $35$27 $29$13 $10$6
Mixed use - store and office or store and residential or residential combination 2016 $200$32 $200$16 $200$8
Mobile Home 2016 $200$6 $200$6 $200$6
Mortuary, cemetery or crematorium 2016 $200$24 $200$12 $200$7
Multi-family - 10 units or more 2016 $200$22 $200$13 $200$7
Multi-family - less than 10 units 2016 $200$22 $200$13 $200$7
Municipal Owned 2016 $200$30 $200$15 $200$7
Office building, non-professional service building, multi-story 2016 $200$30 $200$18 $200$11
Office building, non-professional service building, one story 2016 $200$30 $200$18 $200$11
Ornamentals, miscellaneous agricultural 2014 $127$22 $54$15 $24$10
Orphanage, other non-profit or charitable services 2016 $200$24 $200$12 $200$7
Private school or college 2016 $200$24 $200$12 $200$7
Professional service building 2016 $200$30 $200$18 $200$11
Public county school 2016 $200$30 $200$15 $200$7
Repair service shop (excluding automotive) 2016 $200$32 $200$16 $200$8
Restaurant, cafeteria 2016 $200$32 $200$16 $200$8
Service station 2016 $200$32 $200$16 $200$8
Single Family 2016 $200$16 $200$16 $200$16
State Owned 2016 $200$30 $200$15 $200$7
Store, one story 2016 $200$32 $200$16 $200$8
Timberland - site index 50 to 59 2016 $200$27 $200$15 $200$9
Timberland - site index 60 to 69 2016 $200$27 $200$15 $200$9
Timberland - site index 70 to 79 2016 $200$27 $200$15 $200$9
Timberland - site index 80 to 89 2016 $200$27 $200$15 $200$9
Utility 2016 $200$42 $200$15 $200$6