Florida


Newspapers

2004 Daily 43
Weekly 208
Total 251
2018 Daily 35
Weekly 161
Total 196
22% decrease between 2004 and 2018
Source UNC Database

Newspaper Circulation

2004 Daily 2.9 million
Weekly 4.2 million
Total 7.0 million
2018 Daily 1.5 million
Weekly 2.3 million
Total 3.8 million
46% decrease between 2004 and 2018
Source UNC Database

Population

Total Population
21 million
Adult Population
17 million
Population Rank
3rd out of 50
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Demographics

Median Age
42
Age Rank
5th oldest state of 50
Residents With Bachelor's Degree or Higher
28%
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Economics

Median Income
$49,000 (compared with $55,000 for U.S.)
Poverty Rate
15% (compared with 13% in U.S.)
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Filling the Void (Online News Organizations)

9 online news organizations cover Florida, according to the LION database
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National Politics

2016 Presidential Election Results
Trump, 49%; Clinton, 47%
Senators
2 Republicans
Representatives
14 Republicans, 13 Democrats
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State Politics

2016 Voter Turnout
68%
State Senators
23 Republicans, 17 Democrats
State Representatives
73 Republicans, 47 Democrats
Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) ends his term Jan. 2023
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