Thursday, May 17, 2012

Community Garden Demographics in Northeast Florida

As of 5/15/2012, the following information regarding the demographic breakdown of Community Gardens in Northeast Florida is available using the data found in the FNFCG Community Garden Network database.

The total number of community gardens is 73, with 41% (30) of the gardens primarily serving the general public and 40% (29) of the gardens primarily serving schools, day care centers or children's programs.

Not all of the gardens listed here are active or open, but all do have a physical location and may be in the planning stages.  Gardens in the planning stages but without physical locations are not included in this data.

Further breakdown by county is available in the following table.

Population ServedNE FLBakerClayDuvalNassauSt. JohnsPutnamFlagler
General Public3010161651
School/Day Care Center/Children2911190611
Community Center60040200
Display Garden10010000
Military: Active/Retired 10010000