Sarasota County

Sarasota County, Florida

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Situated in Florida is Sarasota, home to the city of North Port. There are 683 people per square mile across the 556 square miles covered by the County. The population in 2014 was approximately 396,962, and it grew by 4.6 percent since 2010. Relative to the rest of Florida, Sarasota has an average number of young familes at 4 percent, a less than average population of children under 18 at 15 percent, and a greater than typical number of retirees at 34 percent. About 85 percent of the homes in Sarasota have been kept by the same family for more than one year. Around 92 percent of the population in Sarasota have finished high school, with 31 percent having a college degree or greater.

Median Home Price
$ 175k
Houses: 230,987

There are approximately 170,555 households living in 230,987 homes, and 25 percent of these are in multi-family buildings. The rate of owning homes in Sarasota County is 75 percent, and the median value of a home is $175k. The median household income is $49.1k, which is greater than that of the state. There are 46,390 businesses in Sarasota County, and the standard drive to work is 22 minutes.

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Largest Cities in Sarasota County

Longboat Key
Longboat Key
Population: 7,143
People/sq.mi: 1,668
Median Home: $606k
North Port
North Port
Population: 60,380
People/sq.mi: 576
Median Home: $125k
Population: 54,214
People/sq.mi: 3,541
Median Home: $157k
Population: 21,730
People/sq.mi: 1,359
Median Home: $176k

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