Access and Functional Needs Profile

Access and Functional Needs Profile, Alachua County, Florida
IndicatorYear(s)Measure County CountCounty RateState CountState Rate
Demographic Data
Total Population2022Count290,62322,329,178
Resident Live Births2022Per 1,000 Population2,6769.2224,40310
Population (Aged 65-84 Years) 2022Percent of Total Population39,81413.7%4,153,22918.6%
Population (Aged 85 Years and Older) 2022Percent of Total Population4,4121.5%547,9782.5%
Individuals Living Alone (Aged 65 Years and Older)2022Percent of Population 65+12,05331.1%1,085,58524.7%
Children in Foster Care (Aged 0-17 Years)2022Per 100,000 Population, Under 18315601.724,245551.5
Socioeconomic Data
Individuals Below Poverty Level (Census)2022Population for Whom Poverty Status is Determined53,07020.2%2,725,63312.9%
Population Uninsured (Aged 0-64 Years) (Census)2022Count21,3802,571,518
Households Receiving Cash Public Assistance or Food Stamps2022Percent of Households10,82410%1,160,63213.9%
Monthly Medicaid Enrollment2022Per 100,000 Population56,14119317.55,472,97724510.4
Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Eligibles2022Percent of Total Population6,9872.4%633,0952.8%
Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Eligibles Served2022Percent of WIC Eligibles4,32761.9%422,13166.7%
Homeless Estimate 2022Percent of Total Population6250.2%25,8100.1%
Population That Speak English Less Than Very Well (Aged 5 Years and Older)2022Percent of Census Population 5+8,8243.3%2,436,85211.9%
Spanish-Speakers Among Population That Speak English Less Than Very Well (Aged 5 Years and Older)2022Limited English Proficiency Ages 5 and Over3,55140.2%1,900,96078%
Vulnerability Data
Adults Who Are Limited in Any Way in Any Activities Because of Physical, Mental or Emotional Problems2016Percent22.1%21.2%
Adults Who Use Special Equipment Because of a Health Problem2016Percent9.1%9.9%
Population Civilian Non-Institutionalized With a Disability2022Percent of Civilian non-institutionalized population31,83211.5%2,875,50113.5%
Developmentally Disabled Clients2022Count1,22261,520
Clients Who Sustained a Brain and/or Spinal Cord Injury2022Count5425
Emergency Department Visits From Mental Disorders2022Per 100,000 Population1,916659.3206,507924.8
Hospitalizations From Mental Disorders2022Per 100,000 Population3,5121208.4205,632920.9
Population With Vision Difficulty (Aged 18-64 Years) (Census)2022Percent of Census Population 18-643,0741.6%245,3811.9%
Population With Hearing Difficulty (Aged 18-64 Years) (Census)2022Percent of Census Population 18-642,2871.2%227,6111.8%
Medicare Beneficiaries Enrolled in Medical Essential Electric Utility Program2022Count1,854180,027
Adult Substance Abuse Program Enrollees (Aged 18 Years and Older)2022Count1,14266,091
Population With an Independent Living Disability (Aged 18-64 Years) (Census)2022Percent of Census Population 18-646,0613.2%452,4073.5%
Children Through Age 20
Population With Vision Difficulty (Aged 0-17 Years) (Census)2022Percent of Census Population Under 182520.5%33,2520.8%
Population With Hearing Difficulty (Aged 0-17 Years) (Census)2022Percent of Census Population Under 183240.7%23,0460.5%
Medical Foster Care Children 2022Count3363
Florida Children's Medical Services (CMS) Clients2022Percent of Population Under 212,2322.9%233,6044.5%
Child Substance Abuse Program Enrollees (Aged 0-17 Years)2022Count2411,149
Elderly Ages 65+
Population With Vision Difficulty (Aged 65 Years and Older) (Census)2022Percent of Census Population 65+2,9117.1%260,6655.8%
Population With Hearing Difficulty (Aged 65 Years and Older) (Census)2022Percent of Census Population 65+5,74314%561,12212.4%
Probable Alzheimer's Cases (Aged 65 Years and Older)2022Percent of Population 65+4,72210.7%537,47811.4%
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Data Note(s) is provided by the Florida Department of Health, Division of Public Health Statistics and Performance Management.

  • Population - Rates are calculated using July 1 population estimates from the Florida Legislature, Office of Economic and Demographic Research which have been allocated by race based on information from the US Bureau of the Census. The population data for 2011-2021, along with rates affected by the population data, was updated on FLHealthCHARTS in November 2017. It is customary to periodically revise population estimates based on new information, such as a census or new mid-course census estimates for prior years. Revising these estimates ensures accurate accounting of the racial, ethnic, and gender distribution of the population. These changes affect the population data and rates calculated for your community.

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