Experts say Florida is well-positioned to weather rising interest rates, inflation and falling home prices — still, potential headwinds remain. Executives and economic development officials weigh in on the year ahead. Also, major downtown projects in each region.
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|Florida POPULATION: 22,298,499|
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|Florida MEDIAN AGE: 42.66|
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|AGE in Florida|
|Florida PER CAPITA INCOME: $66,804|
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|Florida UNEMPLOYMENT RATE: 2.7%|
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Sources for income, population and age charts on following pages: Woods & Poole Economics Inc., Washington, D.C. Copyright 2023. Woods & Poole does not guarantee the accuracy of this data. The use of this data and the conclusions drawn from it are solely the responsibility of FLORIDA TREND. Population data include military stationed in Florida, college residents and inmates. Jobs data are from the Florida Agency for Workforce Innovation and include total non-agricultural employment. The numbers are preliminary and not seasonally adjusted. Housing numbers are from Florida Realtors. Prices are median.