The Florida Scorecard: Metrics to help secure Florida's future.

Sarasota County Metrics

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Florida FutureCast

Florida Population 11/27/2021

Job Change

Jobs Year Over Year Change

15,786

Growth Rate

9.0%

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Net New Jobs Needed by 2030

32,663

Children in Poverty

12.8%

(Decreasing)

<10%

2030 Goal

7,580

(Decreasing)

3rd Grade Reading Scores

66%

(Declining)

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100%

2030 Goal

Florida Gap Map

Unemployed People

7,001

(Decreasing)

Unemployment Rate

3.5%

(Declining)

Unemployment Rate

3.5%

(Declining)

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Jobs Year Over Year Change

15,786

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3rd Grade Reading Scores

66%

(Declining)

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100%

2030 Goal

Housing Permits

4,153

Permits (Improving)

Income Migration

$652.60

Million per Year

Poverty Rate

9.0%

(Better)

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High School Graduation Rate

82.5%

(Declining)

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Sales Tax Revenue

$72.19

Million per Year (Declining)

Land in Conservation

31%