The typical Floridian is taxed at a rate of 0.97% for property, nothing for income and up to 6.00% for sales. Compared to the national averages Florida earns a score of average for property taxes, good 👍 for income taxes and average for combined local and state sales tax. Quick links to regions of Florida with predicted increasing and decreasing valuations.
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Florida has approximately 20,656,589 residents. A common term for people in Florida is "Floridan". Within this population there are around 225,447 births and 203,428 deaths per year. Approximately 63.3% of this population speaks English exclusively. Conversely, 0.5% of this population has no verbal English skill. On average, real estate listings in Florida are on the market for 89 days. The Market Health Index for Florida is 8.04. Saint Johns is the wealthiest of all counties in Florida. The least wealthy of all counties in Florida is Levy.
Daily state facts: With nearly twice the coastline of California, Florida is also home to the majority of alligators that live in America. Florida is also home to the worlds most advanced space launch facilities at Cape Canaveral. There is probably no relation between the number of alligators and the number of space launches.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Florida employment in February 2019 was 10,343,019, unemployment was 357,118 or 3.5% of total jobs.