Glades County, Florida
The County of Glades is nestled in Florida and home to Buckhead Ridge. The population density is 16 people per square mile throughout the 806 square miles included by the County. The population in 2014 was estimated to be 13,635, and it expanded by 5.8 percent since 2010. Relative to Florida, Glades has a typical number of young familes at 4 percent, a less than average population of children under 18 at 17 percent, and a greater than average number of retirees at 27 percent. 88 percent of households tend to stay in place, living in the same house more than one year. An estimated 78 percent of the population in Glades have graduated high school, with 12 percent having a college degree or higher.
Median Home Price
6 percent of the 6,825 homes are multi-family buildings, and these homes are used by 3,843 families. The median price of real estate is $87.7k, with a homeownership rate of 72 percent. The median household income is $34.7k, which is greater than the state median. There are 354 business firms in Glades County, and the standard commute is 25 minutes.