Demographics

The population of Sumter County has grown tremendously over the past few decades. The obvious growth in the northern region of the County, fueled primarily by the phenomenal growth of The Villages® community, is leading to substantial gains in overall population figures, with an estimated 132,985 residents for 2019, according to the latest estimate from the United States Census Bureau. Sumter County boasted an impressive 42.2% growth rate for 2010-2019; making Sumter County one of the fastest growing counties in Florida…again!

City Populations

Bushnell 3,067
Center Hill 1,350
Coleman 855
Webster 1,086
Wildwood 9,511