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Florida state census.


Includes statistics on the population of Florida in 1925 by county, race, gender, age, and rural or urban residency.

Table of Contents

Letter of transmittal -- Introductory notes -- Contents of 1925 state census -- People -- Financial and commercial -- Physical facts -- Formation of counties and changes in boundaries -- Origin and names of Florida counties -- Population of Florida, 1925 to 1830 -- Population of Florida by counties, 1925 to 1830 -- Map showing density of population, 1925 -- Population of Florida by races, 1830-1925 -- Map showing increase in total population -- Population by counties, 1925, compared with U. S. census, 1920 -- Explanation of references -- Population of Florida by minor civil divisions -- Population, state senatorial districts, by races and voting age -- Population by congressional districts -- Increase of population by race by counties, five-year period -- White population by counties, sex, and comparison with 1920 totals -- Negro population by counties, sex, and comparison with 1920 totals -- Area and population by counties -- Increase or decrease, rural population, by counties -- Map showing increase in rural population -- Rural population per square mile -- Comparison of rural and urban population -- Urban and rural population of counties -- Map showing density of rural population by counties -- Per cent of increase in urban and rural population -- Urban and rural population, 1925-1920 -- Population of cities, towns and villages by race -- Population of cities, towns, and villages by counties -- Population of cities, 50,000 and over--earliest census to 1925 -- Population of cities from 5,000 to 10,000 at each census, 1895-1925 -- Population of cities from 2,500 to 5,000 from earliest census to 1925 -- Population, 5 years and under, by counties -- Population, 6 to 9 years of age, by counties -- Population, 10 to 20 years of age, by counties -- Population, 21 to 45 years of age, by counties -- Population, 46 to 80 years of age, by counties -- Population, 81 years and over, by counties -- Population, voting age, by race and sex -- Children, 5 and 6 years of age, by race and counties -- Population, school age, 6 to 20, by race and sex -- Literate and illiterate persons, by race and counties -- Distribution by counties of Florida colleges -- Classification of students of F. A. and M. College -- Distribution by counties of Florida School for Deaf and Blind -- Distribution by counties of inmates of charity institutions -- U. S. Government and fraternal institutions -- Population of insane hospital, by counties -- Distribution by counties of inmates of Florida Industrial Schools for Boys and Girls and Florida Farm Colony -- Census [of] state convicts by counties, race and sex -- Nativity of white population by counties -- Native and foreign-born negro population by counties -- Other races by counties -- Nativity of white population, five largest cities -- Map showing various centers -- Total assessed valuation by sections of the state: Northern Florida. Southern Florida. East Florida. West Florida -- Census enumerators -- Special census of Duval county -- Suggestions on taking of next census.


Nathan Mayo, commissioner of agriculture. Includes errata sheet inserted before table of contents. Electronic reproduction. [Florida] : Florida Board of Education, Division of Colleges and Universities, PALMM Project, 2002. (Florida heritage collection) Mode of access: World Wide Web. System requirements: Internet connectivity; Web browser software; Adobe Acrobat Reader to view and print PDF files. Electronically digitized by the University of Central Florida from a book held in the Main Library at the University of Central Florida, Orlando.


Florida -- Census, 1925; The Florida Boom and Bust, 1919-1929; Urban development


Tallahassee, Florida


T. J. Appleyard, Inc.


124 pages : maps ; 23 cm.



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The fifth census of the state of Florida taken in the year 1925: in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 6826, Laws of Florida, Acts of the Legislature of 1915.



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