December 12, 2017

Sumter County gains population

Jerry Jackson | 6/15/2012

Sumter County was the fastest-growing county in Florida in percentage terms from mid-2010 to mid-2011, according to the latest U.S. Census estimates.

Growth at central Florida counties:

  • Sumnter -- 3.6%
  • Osceola -- 2.4
  • Orange -- 1.8
  • Flagler -- 1.4
  • Lake -- 1.1
  • Seminole -- 0.4

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