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Table 2: County Detention Facilities 1996 Average Populations and Incarceration Rates Per 1,000 County Population

Average Daily Population Average 1996 Population County Population Average Population Rate
County Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec
Alachua* 591 605 594 598   585 684 784 745 725 709 687 668 197,000 3.4
Baker 56 69 70   67         46 59   61 20,200 3.0
Bay 472 486 465 465 551 545 609 682 723 731 724 738 599 138,800 4.3
Bradford 78 82 87 89 85 129 124 124 127 122 63 109 101 24,500 4.1
Brevard 804 883 864 801 841 838 869 938 966 912 884 848 870 447,500 1.9
Broward 215 3,407 3,531 3,605 3,695 3,909 3,705 3,776 3,786 3,781 3,882 3,886 3,430 1,362,900 2.5
Calhoun 23 20 18 17 17 20 19 23 82 25 22 21 25 11,800 2.1
Charlotte 194 193 188 192 200 180 174 188 185 204 196 178 189 129,500 1.5
Citrus 161 193 209 180 228 271 272 267 248 272 267 245 234 106,100 2.2
Clay 129 141 122 120 114 106 110 123 135 161 154 153 130 121,300 1.1
Collier 513 539 517 503 545 933 496 538 570 577 552 540 567 187,800 3.0
Columbia 195 206 220 250 262 282 278 282 308 298 259 240 256 50,000 5.1
Dade* 6,645 6,720 6,722 6,755 6,906 6,825 6,962 6,126 7,242 5,845 7,380   6,962 2,016,300 3.5
DeSoto 87 93 97   91   83 93 98 88   108 93 26,900 3.5
Dixie 64 67 53 58 55 49 44 47 66 50 49 60 55 12,400 4.4
Duval 2,205 2,331 2,231 2,312 2,442 2,400   2,593 2,546 2,535 2,540 2,456 2,416 720,200 3.4
Escambia 1,297 1,342 1,299 1,261   1,288 1,302 1,295 1,260 1,250 1,234 1,215 1,275 280,000 4.6
Flagler 53 53 64 60 63 69 65 64 70 68 56 70 62 37,200 1.7
Franklin 73 71 73 73 77 81 79 75 77 74 77 78 75 10,200 7.4
Gadsden 126 143 128 121   130   132         130 45,300 2.9
Gilchrist 25 26 27 21 16 20 22 24   22 20 17 21 11,900 1.8
Glades 26 32 34 30 29 30 29 31   27 24 25 28 8,600 3.3
Gulf 28 33 39 37 36 42 40 41 40 36 36   37 13,600 2.7
Hamilton 65 68 63 64 71 61 64 76 76 87 76 70 70 12,200 5.7
Hardee 104 114 107 102 97 107   95 81 77 82 82 95 22,700 4.2
Hendry 133 137 139 149 132 121 119 128 124 133 133 111 129 29,500 4.4
Hernando 278 281 295 323   297 279 296 301 306 303 298 296 119,700 2.5
Highlands 209 210 216 219 218 209 224 257 254 204 185   218 77,800 2.8
Hillsborough 2,504 2,656 2,750 2,759 2,747 2,717 2,782 2,856 2,965 2,934 2,820 2,714 2,766 893,800 3.1
Holmes 18 16 14 16 18 20 18 20 20   38   19 17,400 1.1
Indian River 249 287 279 285   295 265 304 388 361 356 360 311 99,900 3.1
Jackson 182 210 249 233 257 276 272 241 227 243 261 243 241 46,000 5.2
Jefferson 19 25 21 23 25 25 24 27 26 25 24 26 24 13,300 1.8
Lafayette 12 10 12 12   13 11 9 11 12 12 8 11 6,400 1.7
Lake 470 518 523 528 560 522 541 546 566 548 578 567 538 176,100 3.1
Lee 877 644 898 922 957 956 993 1,018 1,064 1,051 981   941 377,900 2.5
Leon 805 855 869 859   932 945 914 980 1,044 1,014 903 920 216,200 4.3
Levy 91 81 89 83 81 95 101 103 96 102 102 91 92 29,800 3.1
Liberty 12 12 7 7       13 13 9 12 11 10 6,800 1.5
Madison 79 73 76 73   71 70 86 95 96 97 85 81 18,000 4.5
Manatee 812 823 772 804 957 943 923 814 959 1,056 983 923 897 233,600 3.8
Marion 985 1,038 1,060 1,055 1,051 1,080 1,146 1,166 1,181 1,184 1,179 1,106 1,102 224,500 4.9
Martin 368 361 362 344 373 358 352 389 415 388 400 397 376 113,400 3.3
Monroe 462 464 537 569 605 613 586           546 83,500 6.5
Nassau 132 122 136   124 124 123 120 128 115 119 123 124 48,300 2.6
Okaloosa 371 364 460 420 338 318 310 250 271 318 285   336 161,600 2.1
Okeechobee 174 161 172 174 181 185 160 137 154 145 145 141 160 33,100 4.8
Orange 2,970 3,044 3,100 3,442 2,946 3,243 3,211 3,211 3,276 3,377 3,214 3,171 3,180 756,800 4.2
Osceola 524 567 574 577 581 572 586 569 578 585 551 509 564 137,200 4.1
Palm Beach* 911 2,126 2,185 2,211 940 1,526 2,288 2,315 2,289 2,316 2,292 1,457 2,067 960,800 2.2
Pasco 732 528 544 536 560 562 581 597 617 610 584 548 582 305,700 1.9
Pinellas* 1,931 2,061 2,048 2,066 2,098 2,209 1,896 2,421 2,456 2,476 2,388 2,283 2,214 878,300 2.5
Polk 1,385 1,391 1,414 1,464 1,536 1,512 1,545 1,535 1,563 1,582 1,584 1,509 1,500 445,100 3.4
Putnam 172 175 180 174 180 186 186 194 211 210 208 194 189 70,200 2.7
St. Johns 251 260 244 266   248 251 248 257 259 246 242 252 97,700 2.6
St. Lucie 708 696 735 705 719 725 760 752 754 768 763 743 735 172,200 4.3
Santa Rosa 185 199 199 209 213 224 225 224 224 218 201 178 208 96,600 2.2
Sarasota 612 598 637 646 643 662 610 608 637 636 614 615 626 301,900 2.1
Seminole 658 704 708 704 729 748 747 781 760 712 693 675 718 626,200 1.1
Sumter 108 112 116 110 124 113 110 108 118 118 130 135 116 36,200 3.2
Suwannee 54 58 62 78 77 75 77 90 98 97 88 88 78 29,800 2.6
Taylor 81 75 65 63 61 65 79 84 82 75 53 73 71 18,300 3.9
Union 8 7 6 8   11 10 11 12 10 10 11 9 12,900 0.7
Volusia 1,212 1,203 1,156 1,195 1,271 1,284 1,253 1,341 1,459 1,474 1,476 1,412 1,310 406,000 3.2
Wakulla 113 123 124     99 102 85 113 130 125 130 114 16,900 6.7
Walton 95 106 99 98 85 78 85 97 102 102 103 99 96 32,900 2.9
Washington 45 38 38 50 50 56 66 67 67 55 56 39 52 19,200 2.7
Total 36,226 41,336 41,992 42,173 37,925 43,268 40,942 43,449 45,342 44,097 44,751 34,044 43,268 14,462,400 3.0
Note: County population figures are projections provided by the Florida Consensus Estimating Conference, Book 3, Volume 11; Summer, 1995.
Blanks= Non-Reported Information
*Palm Beach County includes only 2 of 3 facilities in May, 1996 and December, 1996; Alachua County includes only 1 of 2 facilities in June, 1996; Pinellas County includes only 2 of 3 facilities in July, 1996; Dade County includes only 6 of 7 facilities in August, 1996 and October, 1996.