Volusia County, Florida
Volusia County Courthouse in DeLand
Volusia County is located in northeastern Florida along the Atlantic Coast. This is where you'll find Daytona Beach (arguably the most famous beach on Earth) and the equally famous Daytona International Speedway.
Volusia County contains 1,103 square miles of land area and 329 square miles of water surface. The county seat is DeLand.
Volusia County is crossed north/south by Interstate 95 and US Highway 1. This is also where Interstate 4 arrives fom the southwest and merges with Interstate 95.
Volusia County was named for the port of Volusia (on the St. Johns River) when the county was formed in 1854.
Most of Lake Woodruff National Wildlife Refuge and the northern half of Canaveral National Seashore are in Volusia County. The southern terminus of the A1A Scenic and Historic Coastal Byway is in Flagler Beach. Ormond Beach is home to the Ormond Scenic and Historic Loop Trail.
Daytona International Speedway
Private Sector, wages or salary: 79%
Government Sector: 13%
Unincorporated, Self-Employed: 8%
Population Density: 449 People per Square Mile
Median Resident Age: 42.4 Years
Cost of Living Index for Volusia County: 85.8
Median Household Income: $41,460
Median Home Value: $170,100
Educational Services, Health Care, Construction, Social Services, Professional Services, Entertainment & Recreation, Finance & Insurance Services, Repair & Maintenance, Corporate Management Services
|Population by Age|
|18 & over||401,320|
|65 & over||104,289|
|Population by Ethnicity|
|Hispanic or Latino||55,217|
|Non Hispanic or Latino||439,376|
|Population by Race|
|Hawaiian or Pacific Islander||204|
|Two or more||10,510|