Blountstown, Calhoun County, Florida

Blountstown: City in Florida

About

Blountstown is a city located in the county of Calhoun in the U.S. state of Florida. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,514 and a population density of 305 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,430 inhabitants.

The city was created 119 years ago in 1902.

Quick Facts about Blountstown

Population : 2,430 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Florida (United States)
County : Calhoun County
Postal code : 32424
Phone Area Codes : 850
Area : 8.24 km2
Altitude : 62 feet / 19 meters
Capital city : Blountstown is capital of Calhoun County
Establishment : January 01, 1903 (119 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 10:00:39 (4th July 2022)
Density : 295 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -3.46% (2010-2020)
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Location of Blountstown on Florida map.
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Geography

Blountstown is located at 30°26'38"N 85°2'51"W (30.4437900, -85.0474400).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Blountstown decreased by 3.46% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,514 - census
2011 2,524 0.4% estimation process
2012 2,513 -0.44% estimation process
2013 2,497 -0.64% estimation process
2014 2,467 -1.22% estimation process
2015 2,464 -0.12% estimation process
2016 2,452 -0.49% estimation process
2017 2,452 0% estimation process
2018 2,467 0.61% estimation process
2019 2,443 -0.98% estimation process
2020 2,430 -0.53% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 10,586
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 10,776
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -1.8%
April 1, 2020 Population : 10,565
April 1, 2010 Population : 10,776
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.9%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 23.7%
People over 65 (%) : 21.4%
Female persons, % : 50.3%
White only, percent : 97.9%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.2%
Asians alone % : 0.5%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : Z
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 0.8%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 1.7%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 96.4%
2015-2019 Veterans : 753
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 1.0%
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 5,006

Blountstown zip code is 32424. County name: Calhoun, County fips: 12013

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Economic Facts

Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 5,006
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 80.8%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $119,400
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,010
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $423
2015-2019 median gross rent : $621
Permits for construction, 2020 : 56
2015-2019 Households : 4,355
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.38
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 91.5%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 5.8%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 84.4%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 80.4%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 91.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 19.0%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 7.4%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 7.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 65.2%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 60.1%
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 37,310
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 644,416
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 73,836
2012 total retail sales per capita : $6,884
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.0
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $58,302
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $29,676
Percentage of people living in poverty : 9.3%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 314
2019 total employment : 3,281
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 127,316
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : 0.5%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 853
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,133
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 496
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 375
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,094
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 54
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,016
2010 population per square mile : 23.0
2010 land area in square miles : 469.13
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 52.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $171,600
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,097
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $315
2015-2019 median gross rent : $755
2015-2019 Households : 2,346
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.60
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 79.1%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 84.7%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 72.2%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 76.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 14.7%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 14.7%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 30.3%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 65.0%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 59.8%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 296,850
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 10,978
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 241,081
2012 total retail sales per capita : $40,261
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 17.6
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $45,660
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $20,478
Percentage of people living in poverty : 15.4%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 814
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 462
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 201
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 119
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 640
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 76
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 667
2010 population per square mile : 444.8
2010 land area in square miles : 13.21
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 64.2%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $188,300
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,624
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $583
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,442
2015-2019 Households : 3,757
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.77
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 73.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 21.2%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 99.1%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 97.3%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 94.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 38.9%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 8.8%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 6.1%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 72.4%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 71.1%
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 10,184
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 218,658
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 534,929
2012 total retail sales per capita : $74,836
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 24.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $73,175
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $32,867
Percentage of people living in poverty : 6.2%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 781
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 448
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 175
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 248
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 436
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 47
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 636
2010 population per square mile : 1,096.8
2010 land area in square miles : 5.05
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 75.6%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $286,800
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,600
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $416
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,169
2015-2019 Households : 8,866
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 3.38
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 87.3%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 10.7%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 97.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 91.0%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 93.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 39.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 5.4%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 6.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 65.2%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 52.7%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 69,807
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 274,350
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 737,299
2012 total retail sales per capita : $27,160
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 21.4
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $77,857
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $27,625
Percentage of people living in poverty : 4.3%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 3,047
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,435
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 984
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 196
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,662
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 260
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,572
2010 population per square mile : 2,853.7
2010 land area in square miles : 9.20

People born in Blountstown (7)

People born in Blountstown, including politician Fuller Warren, actor Carey Loftin, politician Tom A. Yon, .

List

  • Bill Henderson (baseball pitcher, 1930 Yankees call-up, 1923-1937 minor leaguer) he was born in 04/11/1901
  • Corn Griffin (American boxer) he was born in 24/07/1911
  • Marti Coley (Florida State Representative) she was born in 15/03/1961
  • Everett Yon (American-football player (1895-1966)) he was born in 13/01/1895

Schools in Blountstown

College & universities near Blountstown, FL

Code Name City ZIP
133021 Chipola College Marianna (FL) 32446-2053

Post offices near Blountstown

Post Office Name City ZIP
Blountstown Post Office Blountstown (FL) 32424

Other cities in Calhoun County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Calhoun County , FL.

City Name Population Title
Altha 482 Town of the United States

Distance to Other Cities

Blountstown distances to largest Florida cities