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Timothy H. Cannon, Interim Secretary

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

Florida County County Population Average Daily Population (ADP) Incarceration Rate County Share of State ADP
Alachua 247,561 1,060 4.3 1.60%
Baker 25,623 134 5.2 0.20%
Bay 167,631 984 5.9 1.49%
Bradford 29,055 106 3.6 0.16%
Brevard 552,109 1,860 3.4 2.81%
Broward 1,765,707 5,529 3.1 8.35%
Calhoun 14,477 56 3.9 0.08%
Charlotte 164,584 520 3.2 0.79%
Citrus 140,124 638 4.6 0.96%
Clay 184,644 469 2.5 0.71%
Collier 333,858 1,243 3.7 1.88%
Columbia 65,373 318 4.9 0.48%
DeSoto 33,983 214 6.3 0.32%
Dixie 15,808 74** 4.7 0.11%
Duval 897,597 3,631 4.0 5.48%
Escambia 311,775 1,824 5.9 2.75%
Flagler 93,568 110 1.2 0.17%
Franklin 12,249 113 9.2 0.17%
Gadsden 49,398 259 5.2 0.39%
Gilchrist 17,106 32 1.9 0.05%
Glades 11,055 53 4.8 0.08%
Gulf 16,815 60 3.6 0.09%
Hamilton 14,705 90 6.1 0.14%
Hardee 27,520 155 5.6 0.23%
Hendry 39,651 260 6.6 0.39%
Hernando 162,193 733 4.5 1.11%
Highlands 98,727 487 4.9 0.74%
Hillsborough 1,192,861 3,662 3.1 5.53%
Holmes 19,464 73 3.8 0.11%
Indian River 139,757 537 3.8 0.81%
Jackson 50,416 210 4.2 0.32%
Jefferson 14,494 71 4.9 0.11%
Lafayette 8,215 30 3.7 0.05%
Lake 286,499 1,135 4.0 1.71%
Lee 615,741 2,250 3.7 3.40%
Leon 272,896 1,106 4.1 1.67%
Levy 40,045 212 5.3 0.32%
Liberty 7,772 54 6.9 0.08%
Madison 19,944 69 3.5 0.10%
Manatee 315,890 1,248 4.0 1.88%
Marion 325,023 1,847 5.7 2.79%
Martin 143,737 617 4.3 0.93%
Miami-Dade 2,462,292 7,017 2.8 10.60%
Monroe 78,987 591 7.5 0.89%
Nassau 69,569 229 3.3 0.35%
Okaloosa 196,540 615 3.1 0.93%
Okeechobee 39,030 266 6.8 0.40%
Orange 1,105,603 4,498 4.1 6.79%
Osceola 266,123 1,207 4.5 1.82%
Palm Beach 1,295,033 3,051 2.4 4.61%
Pasco 434,425 1,229 2.8 1.86%
Pinellas 944,199 3,554 3.8 5.37%
Polk 581,058 2,437 4.2 3.68%
Putnam 74,799 292 3.9 0.44%
St. Johns 173,935 510 2.9 0.77%
St. Lucie 271,961 1,544 5.7 2.33%
Santa Rosa 142,144 513 3.6 0.77%
Sarasota 387,461 1,071 2.8 1.62%
Seminole 425,698 975 2.3 1.47%
Sumter 89,771 220 2.5 0.33%
Suwannee 39,608 157 4.0 0.24%
Taylor 22,516 103 4.6 0.16%
Union 15,722 17 1.1 0.03%
Volusia 508,014 1,371 2.7 2.07%
Wakulla 29,417 255 8.7 0.39%
Walton 57,093 198 3.5 0.30%
Washington 23,719 156 6.6 0.24%
Total 18,680,367 66,209 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 April 2008 were unavailable.

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


Incarceration Rates per 1,000 Population
April 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
(9 =13.4%)
Clay, Miami-Dade, Palm Beach, Pasco, St. Johns, Sarasota, Seminole, Sumter, Volusia
3.0 TO 3.9
(22 = 32.8%)

Bradford, Brevard, Broward, Calhoun, Charlotte, Collier, Gulf, Hillsborough, Holmes, Indian River, Lafayette, Lake, Lee, Madison, Manatee, Nassau, Okaloosa, Pinellas, Putnam, Santa Rosa, Suwannee, Walton

4.0 TO 4.9
(16 = 23.9%)
Alachua, Citrus, Columbia, Dixie, Duval, Glades, Hernando, Highlands, Jackson, Jefferson, Leon, Martin, Orange, Osceola, Polk, Taylor
5.0 AND OVER
(17 = 25.4%)
Baker, Bay, DeSoto, Escambia, Franklin, Gadsden, Hamilton, Hardee, Hendry, Levy, Liberty, Marion, Monroe, Okeechobee, St. Lucie, Wakulla, Washington
Notes: Please note: Due to the rounding error, the sum of percentages shown may not equal 100.0%. No counties are excluded from this section.