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Michael D. Crews, Secretary

Table 2: County Detention Facilities Average Daily Populations and Incarceration Rates Per 1,000 County Population for February 2008*

Florida County County Population Average Daily Population (ADP) Incarceration Rate County Share of State ADP
Alachua 247,561 999 4.0 1.52%
Baker 25,623 119 4.6 0.18%
Bay 167,631 919 5.5 1.40%
Bradford 29,055 116 4.0 0.18%
Brevard 552,109 1,807 3.3 2.74%
Broward 1,765,707 5,302 3.0 8.05%
Calhoun 14,477 65 4.5 0.10%
Charlotte 164,584 516 3.1 0.78%
Citrus 140,124 694 5.0 1.05%
Clay 184,644 466 2.5 0.71%
Collier 333,858 1,226 3.7 1.86%
Columbia 65,373 328 5.0 0.50%
DeSoto 33,983 229 6.7 0.35%
Dixie 15,808 94** 5.9 0.14%
Duval 897,597 3,568 4.0 5.42%
Escambia 311,775 1,764 5.7 2.68%
Flagler 93,568 118 1.3 0.18%
Franklin 12,249 101 8.2 0.15%
Gadsden 49,398 248 5.0 0.38%
Gilchrist 17,106 32 1.9 0.05%
Glades 11,055 58 5.2 0.09%
Gulf 16,815 53 3.2 0.08%
Hamilton 14,705 76 5.2 0.12%
Hardee 27,520 147 5.3 0.22%
Hendry 39,651 252 6.4 0.38%
Hernando 162,193 667 4.1 1.01%
Highlands 98,727 480 4.9 0.73%
Hillsborough 1,192,861 3,820 3.2 5.80%
Holmes 19,464 78 4.0 0.12%
Indian River 139,757 518 3.7 0.79%
Jackson 50,416 230 4.6 0.35%
Jefferson 14,494 59 4.1 0.09%
Lafayette 8,215 32 3.9 0.05%
Lake 286,499 1,022 3.6 1.55%
Lee 615,741 2,327 3.8 3.53%
Leon 272,896 1,115 4.1 1.69%
Levy 40,045 167 4.2 0.25%
Liberty 7,772 54 6.9 0.08%
Madison 19,944 76 3.8 0.12%
Manatee 315,890 1,381 4.4 2.10%
Marion 325,023 1,900 5.8 2.88%
Martin 143,737 649 4.5 0.99%
Miami-Dade 2,462,292 6,835 2.8 10.38%
Monroe 78,987 638 8.1 0.97%
Nassau 69,569 241 3.5 0.37%
Okaloosa 196,540 660 3.4 1.00%
Okeechobee 39,030 228 5.8 0.35%
Orange 1,105,603 4,344 3.9 6.60%
Osceola 266,123 1,151 4.3 1.75%
Palm Beach 1,295,033 3,219 2.5 4.89%
Pasco 434,425 1,297 3.0 1.97%
Pinellas 944,199 3,529 3.7 5.36%
Polk 581,058 2,393 4.1 3.63%
Putnam 74,799 272 3.6 0.41%
St. Johns 173,935 538 3.1 0.82%
St. Lucie 271,961 1,488 5.5 2.26%
Santa Rosa 142,144 574 4.0 0.87%
Sarasota 387,461 1,006 2.6 1.53%
Seminole 425,698 1,048 2.5 1.59%
Sumter 89,771 245 2.7 0.37%
Suwannee 39,608 140 3.5 0.21%
Taylor 22,516 108 4.8 0.16%
Union 15,722 17 1.1 0.03%
Volusia 508,014 1,440 2.8 2.19%
Wakulla 29,417 237 8.1 0.36%
Walton 57,093 200 3.5 0.30%
Washington 23,719 143 6.0 0.22%
Total 18,680,367 65,863 3.5 100.00%

Note: County population figures are estimates of the April 1, 2007 population. They are provided by the University of Florida, Bureau of Economic and Business Research via the website of the Office of Economic and Demographic Research, The Florida Legislature, November, 2007.

No counties are excluded from this table.

At the time this report was published, The following jail populations for Febrary 2008 were unavailable.

** The population for Dixie County is carried over from January 2008.


Incarceration Rates per 1,000 Population
February 2008
0.0 TO 0.9
(0 = 0 %)
No Counties
1.0 TO 1.9
(3 = 4.5%)
Flagler, Gilchrist, Union
2.0 TO 2.9
(8 = 11.9%)
Clay, Miami-Dade, Palm Beach, Pasco, Sarasota, Seminole, Sumter, Volusia
3.0 TO 3.9
(21 = 31.3%)
Bradford, Brevard, Broward, Charlotte, Collier, Duval, Gulf, Hillsborough, Indian River, Lafayette, Lake, Lee, Madison, Nassau, Okaloosa, Orange, Pinellas, Putnam, St. Johns, Suwannee, Walton
4.0 TO 4.9
(17 = 25.4%)
Alachua, Baker, Calhoun, Citrus, Hernando, Highlands, Holmes, Jackson, Jefferson, Leon, Levy, Manatee, Martin, Osceola, Polk, Santa Rosa, Taylor
5.0 AND OVER
(18 = 26.9%)
Bay, Columbia, DeSoto, Dixie, Escambia, Franklin, Gadsden, Glades, Hamilton, Hardee, Hendry, Liberty, Marion, Monroe, Okeechobee, St. Lucie, Wakulla, Washington