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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 May 2008*

Florida County County Population Average Daily Population (ADP) Incarceration Rate County Share of State ADP
Alachua 247,561 1,060 4.3 1.59%
Baker 25,623 124 4.8 0.19%
Bay 167,631 932 5.6 1.40%
Bradford 29,055 121 4.2 0.18%
Brevard 552,109 1,927 3.5 2.90%
Broward 1,765,707 5,351 3.0 8.05%
Calhoun 14,477 52 3.6 0.08%
Charlotte 164,584 550 3.3 0.83%
Citrus 140,124 645 4.6 0.97%
Clay 184,644 470 2.5 0.71%
Collier 333,858 1,264 3.8 1.90%
Columbia 65,373 317 4.8 0.48%
DeSoto 33,983 221 6.5 0.33%
Dixie 15,808 74 4.7 0.11%
Duval 897,597 3,815 4.3 5.74%
Escambia 311,775 1,771 5.7 2.66%
Flagler 93,568 107 1.1 0.16%
Franklin 12,249 114 9.3 0.17%
Gadsden 49,398 249 5.0 0.37%
Gilchrist 17,106 29 1.7 0.04%
Glades 11,055 47 4.3 0.07%
Gulf 16,815 53 3.2 0.08%
Hamilton 14,705 76 5.2 0.11%
Hardee 27,520 140 5.1 0.21%
Hendry 39,651 274 6.9 0.41%
Hernando 162,193 724 4.5 1.09%
Highlands 98,727 496 5.0 0.75%
Hillsborough 1,192,861 3,612 3.0 5.43%
Holmes 19,464 67 3.4 0.10%
Indian River 139,757 535 3.8 0.80%
Jackson 50,416 210 4.2 0.32%
Jefferson 14,494 76 5.2 0.11%
Lafayette 8,215 27 3.3 0.04%
Lake 286,499 1,151 4.0 1.73%
Lee 615,741 2,217 3.6 3.33%
Leon 272,896 1,165 4.3 1.75%
Levy 40,045 213 5.3 0.32%
Liberty 7,772 54** 6.9 0.08%
Madison 19,944 78 3.9 0.12%
Manatee 315,890 1,247 3.9 1.88%
Marion 325,023 1,807 5.6 2.72%
Martin 143,737 612 4.3 0.92%
Miami-Dade 2,462,292 7,064 2.9 10.63%
Monroe 78,987 586 7.4 0.88%
Nassau 69,569 254 3.7 0.38%
Okaloosa 196,540 589 3.0 0.89%
Okeechobee 39,030 259 6.6 0.39%
Orange 1,105,603 4,592 4.2 6.91%
Osceola 266,123 1,187 4.5 1.79%
Palm Beach 1,295,033 3,031 2.3 4.56%
Pasco 434,425 1,229 2.8 1.85%
Pinellas 944,199 3,596 3.8 5.41%
Polk 581,058 2,469 4.2 3.71%
Putnam 74,799 288 3.9 0.43%
St. Johns 173,935 494 2.8 0.74%
St. Lucie 271,961 1,600 5.9 2.41%
Santa Rosa 142,144 488 3.4 0.73%
Sarasota 387,461 1,083 2.8 1.63%
Seminole 425,698 1,021 2.4 1.54%
Sumter 89,771 220 2.5 0.33%
Suwannee 39,608 161 4.1 0.24%
Taylor 22,516 106 4.7 0.16%
Union 15,722 20 1.3 0.03%
Volusia 508,014 1,451 2.9 2.18%
Wakulla 29,417 273 9.3 0.41%
Walton 57,093 191 3.3 0.29%
Washington 23,719 158 6.7 0.24%
Total 18,680,367 66,484 3.6 100.00%

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.

** The population for Liberty County is carried over from April 2008.


Incarceration Rates per 1,000 Population
May 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
(10 =14.9%)

Clay, Miami-Dade, Okaloosa, Palm Beach, Pasco, St. Johns, Sarasota, Seminole, Sumter, Volusia

3.0 TO 3.9
(18 = 26.9%)

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

4.0 TO 4.9
(18 = 26.9%)
Alachua, Baker, Bradford, Citrus, Columbia, Dixie, Duval, Glades, Hernando, Jackson, Lake, Leon, Martin, Orange, Osceola, Polk, Suwannee, Taylor
5.0 AND OVER
(18 = 26.9%)
Bay, DeSoto, Escambia, Franklin, Gadsden, Hamilton, Hardee, Hendry, Highlands, Jefferson, 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.