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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 October 2008*

Florida County County Population Average Daily Population (ADP) Date
Reported
Incarceration Rate County Share of State ADP
Alachua 252,388 1,027 4.1 1.56%
Baker 25,890 122 4.7 0.19%
Bay 169,307 939 09/2008 5.5 1.43%
Bradford 29,059 133 4.6 0.20%
Brevard 556,213 1,763 3.2 2.68%
Broward 1,758,494 5,283 3.0 8.02%
Calhoun 14,310 64 4.5 0.10%
Charlotte 165,781 553 3.3 0.84%
Citrus 142,043 625 4.4 0.95%
Clay 185,168 457 2.5 0.69%
Collier 332,854 1,140 3.4 1.73%
Columbia 66,121 289 4.4 0.44%
DeSoto 34,487 218 6.3 0.33%
Dixie 15,963 80 09/2008 5.0 0.12%
Duval 904,971 3,939 4.4 5.98%
Escambia 313,480 1,890 6.0 2.87%
Flagler 95,512 137 1.4 0.21%
Franklin 12,331 85 6.9 0.13%
Gadsden 50,611 199 09/2008 3.9 0.30%
Gilchrist 17,256 40 2.3 0.06%
Glades 11,323 51 4.5 0.08%
Gulf 16,923 48 2.8 0.07%
Hamilton 14,779 70 4.7 0.11%
Hardee 27,909 116 4.2 0.18%
Hendry 41,216 251 6.1 0.38%
Hernando 164,907 835 5.1 1.27%
Highlands 100,207 462 4.6 0.70%
Hillsborough 1,200,541 3,840 3.2 5.83%
Holmes 19,757 62 3.1 0.09%
Indian River 141,667 555 3.9 0.84%
Jackson 52,639 203 3.9 0.31%
Jefferson 14,553 76 05/2008 5.2 0.12%
Lafayette 8,287 17 2.1 0.03%
Lake 288,379 828 2.9 1.26%
Lee 623,725 2,227 3.6 3.38%
Leon 274,892 1,125 4.1 1.71%
Levy 40,817 232 5.7 0.35%
Liberty 8,158 49 06/2008 6.0 0.07%
Madison 20,152 70 3.5 0.11%
Manatee 317,699 1,274 4.0 1.93%
Marion 329,418 1,818 5.5 2.76%
Martin 143,868 613 4.3 0.93%
Miami-Dade 2,477,289 7,150 2.9 10.85%
Monroe 76,081 610 8.0 0.93%
Nassau 71,915 262 3.6 0.40%
Okaloosa 197,597 583 3.0 0.88%
Okeechobee 40,003 274 08/2008 6.8 0.42%
Orange 1,114,979 4,595 4.1 6.97%
Osceola 273,709 1,182 4.3 1.79%
Palm Beach 1,294,654 2,963 2.3 4.50%
Pasco 438,668 1,319 3.0 2.00%
Pinellas 938,461 3,205 3.4 4.86%
Polk 585,733 2,326 4.0 3.53%
Putnam 74,989 300 4.0 0.46%
St. Johns 181,180 486 08/2008 2.7 0.74%
St. Lucie 276,585 1,648 6.0 2.50%
Santa Rosa 144,136 531 3.7 0.81%
Sarasota 393,608 1,103 2.8 1.67%
Seminole 426,413 1,018 2.4 1.54%
Sumter 93,034 186 2.0 0.28%
Suwannee 40,927 195 4.8 0.30%
Taylor 23,199 93 4.0 0.14%
Union 15,974 18 09/2008 1.1 0.03%
Volusia 510,750 1,362 2.7 2.07%
Wakulla 30,717 291 9.5 0.44%
Walton 57,784 231 4.0 0.35%
Washington 24,779 156 6.3 0.24%
Total 18,807,219 65,892 3.5 100.00%

Note: County population figures are estimates of the April 1, 2008 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.

If this month's jail populations were unavailable at the time this report was published then values from other months are used in this calculation.


Incarceration Rates per 1,000 Population
October 2008
0.0 TO 0.9
(0 = 0 %)
No Counties
1.0 TO 1.9
(3 = 4.5%)
Flagler, Sumter, Union
2.0 TO 2.9
(12 = 17.9%)

Clay, Miami-Dade, Gilchrist, Gulf, Lafayette, Lake, Okaloosa, Palm Beach, St. Johns, Sarasota, Seminole, Volusia

3.0 TO 3.9
(17 = 25.4%)

Brevard, Broward, Charlotte, Collier, Gadsden, Hillsborough, Holmes, Indian River, Jackson, Lee, Madison, Nassau, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk, Santa Rosa, Walton

4.0 TO 4.9
(19 = 28.4%)

Alachua, Baker, Bradford, Calhoun, Citrus, Columbia, Duval, Glades, Hamilton, Hardee, Highlands, Leon, Manatee, Martin, Orange, Osceola, Putnam, Suwannee, Taylor

5.0 AND OVER
(16 = 23.9%)
Bay, DeSoto, Dixie, Escambia, Franklin, Hendry, Hernando, 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.