Medicare Enrollment

Medicare Enrollment

Medicare enrollment is the total number of Medicare beneficiaries. This total can be broken out into two subgroups: those enrolled in Original Medicare and those enrolled in Medicare Advantage and Other Health Plans.

Medicare is the federal health insurance program for individuals over age 65 years. Knowing the number of older adults who are enrolled in Medicare helps identify those who are potentially without health insurance.

In 2022, the number of Medicare Enrollment in Alachua County was 48,452 compared to Florida at 4,914,416. The line graph shows change over time when there are at least three years of data.

Alachua County is in the third quartile for this measure. This means that relative to other counties in Florida, there are less Medicare Enrollment often in about one half of the counties, and it occurs more often in about one quarter of the counties.

The map illustrates county data by quartile. A quartile map is presented when there are at least 51 counties with data for this measure.

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Alachua County
Medicare Enrollment, Single Year
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Medicare Enrollment, Single Year  
AlachuaFlorida
Data YearCountCount
202248,4524,914,416
202147,1554,803,848
202045,8744,680,137
201944,5194,556,611
201842,9514,412,700
201741,4894,295,216
201640,0834,163,699
201538,6034,033,000
201437,0773,893,142
201335,5493,753,454
Florida
Medicare Enrollment, 2022
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Medicare Enrollment, 2022  
CountyCount
Florida4,914,416
Alachua48,452
Baker5,242
Bay38,980
Bradford6,063
Brevard167,667
Broward345,863
Calhoun3,122
Charlotte76,087
Citrus63,194
Clay46,598
Collier112,931
Columbia17,438
Miami-Dade488,457
DeSoto7,709
Dixie4,557
Duval176,845
Escambia72,887
Flagler42,885
Franklin3,322
Gadsden10,721
Gilchrist4,316
Glades2,916
Gulf4,032
Hamilton3,084
Hardee4,542
Hendry6,453
Hernando61,688
Highlands35,988
Hillsborough254,151
Holmes4,528
Indian River58,501
Jackson11,509
Jefferson3,873
Lafayette1,510
Lake113,124
Lee214,088
Leon49,262
Levy13,226
Liberty1,446
Madison4,727
Manatee112,939
Marion126,088
Martin49,412
Monroe17,985
Nassau25,742
Okaloosa43,065
Okeechobee8,884
Orange203,345
Osceola67,136
Palm Beach346,395
Pasco142,970
Pinellas256,650
Polk168,888
Putnam20,675
St. Johns67,295
St. Lucie89,623
Santa Rosa38,965
Sarasota158,011
Seminole86,038
Sumter82,047
Suwannee11,663
Taylor5,169
Union2,316
Volusia160,247
Wakulla7,052
Walton18,031
Washington5,798
2/22/2024 11:43:26 PM

Data Note(s)


Data Source: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)

  • This is secondary, quantitative data.
  • Numbers may not add to totals because of rounding.
  • Chart will display if there are at least three years of data.
  • Multi-year counts are a sum of the selected years, not an average.
  • Quartiles are calculated when data are available for at least 51 counties.