Sumter County Data

County Health Profile:

Sumter County Data

 

Sumter County Health Rankings 20178

Health Outcomes19
Health Factors21

Sumter Population Age

AgeCounty (%)Florida (%)
0-177.420.3
18-6438.560.4
65+54.219.4

Sumter Total Population

ItemCounty (Total)County (%)Florida (Total)Florida (%)
Total Population116,75420,278,447
Asian9340.8547,5182.7
Black8,8737.63,264,83016.1
White103,56188.715,350,78475.7
Other3,5033.01,115,3155.5
Hispanic6,6555.75,008,77624.7
Female57,91049.610,362,28651.1
Male58,84450.49,916,16148.9
Prison8,2816.6119,036
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Sumter Socioeconomics

CountyFlorida
Per Capita Income ($)33,16828,774
Median Household Income ($)54,77150,883
Percent of Persons Below 100% of the FPL (%)9.215.5
Percent of Persons Below 200% of the FPL (%)24.736.4
Students Eligible for Free/Reduced Lunch (%)64.869.4
Unemployment Rate (%)6.04.2
Percent of Businesses with <50 Employees (%)93.595.5
Percent with High School Diplomas (%)91.687.6
Percent with College Diplomas (%)38.938.2

Sumter Maternal and Infant Health

CountyFlorida
Total Birth Rate3.911.1
Teen Birth Rate14.58.2
Repeat Birth Rate17.815.7
Low Birthweight (%)8.78.7
Late or No Prenatal Care (%)5.55.5
Kindergartners Immunized (%)94.093.7
Infant Death Rate10.66.1

Sumter Healthcare Access - Uninsured

County (Total)County (%)Florida (Total)Florida (%)
Non-Elderly (Age 0-64) Uninsured5,46311.72,478,19415.4

Sumter Federal Designations

Designation StatusDesignation Type
Primary Health Professional Shortage AreaYesCorrectional Facility, Federally Qualified Health Center, Rural Health Clinic
Dental Health Professional Shortage AreaYesLow Income Population, Correctional Facility, Federally Qualified Health Center, Rural Health Clinic
Mental Health Professional Shortage AreaYesLow Income Population, Correctional facility, Federally Qualified Health Center, Rural Health Clinic
Medically Underserved Area/PopulationYesWhole County

Sumter Most Utilized Hospitals

Hospital NameNumber of Discharges
The Villages Regional Hospital 6,418
Leesburg Regional Medical Center4,231
UF Heath Shands Hospital849

Sumter Hospital Discharge Rate

CountyFlorida
Total143.4127.1
Avoidable16.013.1

Sumter Emergency Room Visit Rate

CountyFlorida
Total250.9411.6
Avoidable110.2198.7

Sumter Leading Causes of Death

Cause (Florida Rank)County NumberCounty Age-adjusted Death RateFlorida Age-Adjusted Death Rate
All Causes1,821626.7685.2
Cancer (2)477140.0151.9
Heart Disease (1)454143.1150.8
All Unintentional Injuries (5)12064.352.6
Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease (3)9828.739.6
Stroke (4) 7526.038.7
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