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Table 2: County Detention Facilities Average Daily Populations and Incarceration Rates Per 1,000 County Population for March 2009*

Florida County County Population Average Daily Population (ADP) Date
Reported
Incarceration Rate County Share of State ADP
Alachua 252,388     874       3.5       1.47%    
Baker 25,890     102       3.9       0.17%    
Bay 169,307     791       4.7       1.33%    
Bradford 29,059     117       4.0       0.20%    
Brevard 556,213     1,499       2.7       2.53%    
Broward 1,758,494     5,002       2.8       8.43%    
Calhoun 14,310     43       3.0       0.07%    
Charlotte 165,781     456       2.8       0.77%    
Citrus 142,043     560       3.9       0.94%    
Clay 185,168     431       2.3       0.73%    
Collier 332,854     1,050       3.2       1.77%    
Columbia 66,121     250       3.8       0.42%    
DeSoto 34,487     200       5.8       0.34%    
Dixie 15,963     83       5.2       0.14%    
Duval 904,971     3,607       4.0       6.08%    
Escambia 313,480     1,668       5.3       2.81%    
Flagler 95,512     135       1.4       0.23%    
Franklin 12,331     96     01/2009 7.8       0.16%    
Gadsden 50,611     188     04/2009 3.7       0.32%    
Gilchrist 17,256     35       2.0       0.06%    
Glades 11,323     37       3.3       0.06%    
Gulf 16,923     46       2.7       0.08%    
Hamilton 14,779     57       3.9       0.10%    
Hardee 27,909     110       3.9       0.19%    
Hendry 41,216     252       6.1       0.42%    
Hernando 164,907     726       4.4       1.22%    
Highlands 100,207     486       4.8       0.82%    
Hillsborough 1,200,541     3,177       2.6       5.35%    
Holmes 19,757     55       2.8       0.09%    
Indian River 141,667     537       3.8       0.90%    
Jackson 52,639     214       4.1       0.36%    
Jefferson 14,553     49       3.4       0.08%    
Lafayette 8,287     25       3.0       0.04%    
Lake 288,379     1,110       3.8       1.87%    
Lee 623,725     1,936       3.1       3.26%    
Leon 274,892     970       3.5       1.63%    
Levy 40,817     177       4.3       0.30%    
Liberty 8,158     61     04/2009 7.5       0.10%    
Madison 20,152     62       3.1       0.10%    
Manatee 317,699     1,151       3.6       1.94%    
Marion 329,418     1,579       4.8       2.66%    
Martin 143,868     580       4.0       0.98%    
Miami-Dade 2,477,289     5,999       2.4       10.11%    
Monroe 76,081     539       7.1       0.91%    
Nassau 71,915     256       3.6       0.43%    
Okaloosa 197,597     496       2.5       0.84%    
Okeechobee 40,003     248       6.2       0.42%    
Orange 1,114,979     4,024       3.6       6.78%    
Osceola 273,709     1,136       4.2       1.91%    
Palm Beach 1,294,654     2,711       2.1       4.57%    
Pasco 438,668     1,256       2.9       2.12%    
Pinellas 938,461     3,010       3.2       5.07%    
Polk 585,733     2,247       3.8       3.79%    
Putnam 74,989     291       3.9       0.49%    
St. Johns 181,180     468       2.6       0.79%    
St. Lucie 276,585     1,411       5.1       2.38%    
Santa Rosa 144,136     437       3.0       0.74%    
Sarasota 393,608     959       2.4       1.62%    
Seminole 426,413     977       2.3       1.65%    
Sumter 93,034     227       2.4       0.38%    
Suwannee 40,927     165       4.0       0.28%    
Taylor 23,199     85       3.7       0.14%    
Union 15,974     15       0.9       0.03%    
Volusia 510,750     1,257       2.5       2.12%    
Wakulla 30,717     232       7.6       0.39%    
Walton 57,784     195       3.4       0.33%    
Washington 24,779     138       5.6       0.23%    
Total 18,807,219     59,363       3.2       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 February's jail population for a facility was unavailable at the time this report was published, then population numbers from another month are used in the place of the missing data. The date for these numbers is given.


Incarceration Rates per 1,000 Population
March 2009
0.0 TO 0.9
(1 = 1.5 %)
Union
1.0 TO 1.9
(1 = 1.5%)

Flagler

2.0 TO 2.9
(17 = 25.4%)

Brevard, Broward, Charlotte, Clay, Miami-Dade, Gilchrist, Gulf, Hillsborough, Holmes, Okaloosa, Palm Beach, Pasco, St. Johns, Sarasota, Seminole, Sumter, Volusia

3.0 TO 3.9
(27 = 40.3%)

Alachua, Baker, Calhoun, Citrus, Collier, Columbia, Duval, Gadsden, Glades, Hamilton, Hardee, Indian River, Jefferson, Lafayette, Lake, Lee, Leon, Madison, Manatee, Nassau, Orange, Pinellas, Polk, Putnam, Santa Rosa, Taylor, Walton

4.0 TO 4.9
(10 = 14.9%)

Baker, Glades, Hernando, Indian River, Jackson, Levy, Marion, Martin, Osceola, Putnam, Taylor

5.0 AND OVER
(11 = 16.4%)
DeSoto, Dixie, Escambia, Franklin, Hendry, Liberty, 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.