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

Sarasota County Metrics

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Florida FutureCast

Florida Population 08/20/2022

Job Change

Jobs Year Over Year Change

13,150

Growth Rate

7.1%

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Net New Jobs Needed by 2030

32,663

Children in Poverty

12.9%

(Increasing)

<10%

2030 Goal

7,719

(Increasing)

3rd Grade Reading Scores

63%

(Declining)

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100%

2030 Goal

Florida Gap Map

Unemployed People

5,304

(Decreasing)

Unemployment Rate

2.6%

(Declining)

Unemployment Rate

2.6%

(Declining)

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Jobs Year Over Year Change

13,150

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3rd Grade Reading Scores

63%

(Declining)

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100%

2030 Goal

Housing Permits

5,765

Permits (Improving)

Income Migration

$1,432.94

Million per Year

Poverty Rate

8.7%

(Better)

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High School Graduation Rate

91.0%

(Improving)

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Sales Tax Revenue

$72.19

Million per Year (Declining)

Land in Conservation

32%