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Demographics Analysis

The people of Avon Park City, Florida give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Avon Park City, Florida)

Male:

Under 5 years : 329

5 to 9 years : 387

10 to 14 years : 278

15 to 17 years : 112

18 and 19 years : 116

20 years : 150

21 years : 92

22 to 24 years : 310

25 to 29 years : 437

30 to 34 years : 353

35 to 39 years : 180

40 to 44 years : 205

45 to 49 years : 266

50 to 54 years : 327

55 to 59 years : 100

60 and 61 years : 46

62 to 64 years : 52

65 and 66 years : 40

67 to 69 years : 149

70 to 74 years : 138

75 to 79 years : 159

80 to 84 years : 115

85 years and over : 21

Female:

Under 5 years : 349

5 to 9 years : 233

10 to 14 years : 230

15 to 17 years : 272

18 and 19 years : 86

20 years : 94

21 years : 114

22 to 24 years : 124

25 to 29 years : 255

30 to 34 years : 176

35 to 39 years : 411

40 to 44 years : 370

45 to 49 years : 232

50 to 54 years : 241

55 to 59 years : 247

60 and 61 years : 159

62 to 64 years : 160

65 and 66 years : 109

67 to 69 years : 94

70 to 74 years : 147

75 to 79 years : 139

80 to 84 years : 125

85 years and over : 118


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Avon Park City, Florida)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 6,974

Multiple ancestry : 1,075

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 44

Ancestry not reported : 754


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Avon Park City, Florida)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 6,502

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 337

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 70

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 406

Not a U.S. citizen : 1,532


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Avon Park City, Florida)

Total:

Under 5 years : 678

5 to 17 years : 1,512

18 to 24 years : 1,086

25 to 34 years : 1,221

35 to 44 years : 1,166

45 to 54 years : 1,066

55 to 59 years : 347

60 and 61 years : 205

62 to 64 years : 212

65 to 74 years : 677

75 years and over : 677

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 578

5 to 17 years : 990

18 to 24 years : 528

25 to 34 years : 250

35 to 44 years : 389

45 to 54 years : 325

55 to 59 years : 107

60 and 61 years : 87

62 to 64 years : 67

65 to 74 years : 237

75 years and over : 160

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 43

5 to 17 years : 287

18 to 24 years : 250

25 to 34 years : 286

35 to 44 years : 406

45 to 54 years : 380

55 to 59 years : 180

60 and 61 years : 118

62 to 64 years : 77

65 to 74 years : 287

75 years and over : 470

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 48

5 to 17 years : 63

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 55

35 to 44 years : 29

45 to 54 years : 75

55 to 59 years : 48

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 7

65 to 74 years : 55

75 years and over : 27

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 9

5 to 17 years : 172

18 to 24 years : 308

25 to 34 years : 630

35 to 44 years : 342

45 to 54 years : 286

55 to 59 years : 12

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 61

65 to 74 years : 98

75 years and over : 20


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Avon Park City, Florida)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,605

Female : 2,113

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,276

Female : 1,508

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 133

Female : 274

Foreign born:

Male : 1,348

Female : 590


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Avon Park City, Florida)

Born in state of residence : 1,725

Born in other state in the United States : 2,045

Native: born outside the United States : 333

Foreign born : 1,460


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Avon Park City, Florida)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 881

Now married, except separated : 688

Divorced : 518

Separated : 134

Widowed : 116

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 701

Now married, except separated : 1,158

Divorced : 298

Separated : 96

Widowed : 320

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 57

Now married, except separated : 68

Divorced : 91

Separated : 10

Widowed : 73

Foreign born:

Never married : 614

Now married, except separated : 947

Divorced : 225

Separated : 21

Widowed : 25


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Avon Park City, Florida)

Speak only English : 5,607

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 633

Speak English less than "very well" : 1,683

French Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 127

Speak English less than "very well" : 59

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 27

Other Asian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 27

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Avon Park City, Florida

  • Other Groups: 3,719   (46.2%)
  • United States Or American: 873   (10.9%)
  • German: 699   (8.7%)
  • Irish: 636   (7.9%)
  • English: 630   (7.8%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 363   (4.5%)
  • Italian: 165   (2.1%)
  • Polish: 133   (1.7%)
  • French (except Basque): 113   (1.4%)
  • Dutch: 109   (1.4%)
  • Scottish: 85   (1.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 60   (0.7%)
  • Swedish: 55   (0.7%)
  • French Canadian: 49   (0.6%)
  • Hungarian: 46   (0.6%)
  • Canadian: 37   (0.5%)
  • Welsh: 32   (0.4%)
  • Slovak: 32   (0.4%)
  • Czech: 29   (0.4%)
  • Subsaharan African: 25   (0.3%)
  • Scandinavian: 24   (0.3%)
  • Norwegian: 22   (0.3%)
  • Ukrainian: 14   (0.2%)
  • British: 12   (0.1%)
  • Brazilian: 12   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 12   (0.1%)
  • Portuguese: 11   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 7   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 6   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Russian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 6   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 5   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 4   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Avon Park City, Florida is 8,847



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Avon Park City, Florida: 4,362
Female Population in Avon Park City, Florida: 4,485


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Avon Park City, Florida: 29.0
Median Female Resident Age in Avon Park City, Florida: 38.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Florida is 41


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Avon Park City, Florida


White


Both sexes

44.1

Male

41.6

Female

46.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

30.7

Male

29.5

Female

31.6

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

36.0

Male

37.5

Female

30.5

Asian


Both sexes

34.8

Male

38.3

Female

34.2

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

39.5

Male

39.5

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

27.2

Male

27.7

Female

25.4

Two or More Races


Both sexes

21.2

Male

22.6

Female

18.6

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.9

Male

26.4

Female

25.2

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

51.2

Male

50.5

Female

52.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Avon Park City, Florida


  • White: 5,563
  • African American: 2,788
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 113
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 170
  • Two or More Races: 213



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Avon Park City, Florida citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Avon Park City, Florida

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 81   (3.2%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 73   (2.89%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 224   (8.86%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 190   (7.51%)
  • 9th Grade: 143   (5.65%)
  • 10th Grade: 142   (5.61%)
  • 11th Grade: 126   (4.98%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 63   (2.49%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 672   (26.57%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 161   (6.37%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 339   (13.4%)
  • Associate Degree: 85   (3.36%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 135   (5.34%)
  • Master's Degree: 65   (2.57%)
  • Professional School Degree: 14   (0.55%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 16   (0.63%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 43   (1.51%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 67   (2.35%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 150   (5.25%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 181   (6.34%)
  • 9th Grade: 137   (4.8%)
  • 10th Grade: 163   (5.71%)
  • 11th Grade: 158   (5.53%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 145   (5.08%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 975   (34.15%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 252   (8.83%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 275   (9.63%)
  • Associate Degree: 119   (4.17%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 126   (4.41%)
  • Master's Degree: 48   (1.68%)
  • Professional School Degree: 10   (0.35%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (0.21%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Avon Park City, Florida

  • Avon Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 705 W Winthrop Street, Avon Park, FL 33825, Phone: (863) 452-4355, Students: 732 )

  • Avon Park Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 401 S Lake Avenue, Avon Park, FL 33825, Phone: (863) 452-4333, Students: 700 )

  • Park Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 327 E Palmetto Street, Avon Park, FL 33825, Phone: (863) 452-4373, Students: 610 )

  • Hopewell Academy For The Arts


    ( Grades: 2-7, Location: 100 E 4th Street, Avon Park, FL 33825, Phone: (863) 452-6818, Students: 63 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Avon Park City, Florida

  • Avon Park High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 700 E Main Street, Avon Park, FL 33825, Phone: (863) 452-4311, Students: 1,127 )

  • Avon Park Youth Developmental Center


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 242 South Boulevard, Avon Park, FL 33825, Phone: (863) 452-3815, Students: 190 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Avon Park City, Florida

  • South Florida Community College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 2,787; Location: 00 W College Dr, Avon Park, FL 33825, Web: http://www.southflorida.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Avon Park City, Florida

  • Walker Memorial Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1525 W Avon Blvd, Avon Park, FL 33825, Phone: (863) 453-3131, Students: 215 )

Academic Libraries In Avon Park City, Florida

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Avon Park City, Florida

  • Avon Park Public Library


    100 N Museum Avenue, Avon Park, FL 33825

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Avon Park City, Florida


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Avon Park City, Florida affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Avon Park City, Florida.

Area Features of Avon Park City, Florida


Airport


(1) Macdill Air Force Base Auxiliary Field  

Building


(1) Highland Lakes Volunteer Fire And Rescue Station 2  

Canal


(1) Rim Canal  

Cemetery


(1) Fort Kissimmee Cemetery  

Church


(1) Country Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) Avon Park Division  

Gut


(1) Gum Slough   (2) Tick Island Slough  

Island


(1) Camp Hammock   (2) Hard Luck Hammock   (3) Long Hammock   (4) Mcguire Hammock   (5) Mosquito Hammock   (6) Orange Hammock  

Lake


(1) Deer Lake   (2) Duck Lake   (3) Fox Lake   (4) Grassy Pond   (5) Little Lake   (6) Submarine Lake  

Military


(1) Avon Park Army Air Field Historical   (2) Avon Park Auxiliary Airfield  

Park


(1) Avon Park Wildlife Management Area  

Populated Place


(1) Fort Kissimmee  

Stream


(1) Bonnet Creek   (2) Carter Creek   (3) Duck Slough   (4) Gum Branch   (5) Morgan Hole Creek   (6) Palmetto Creek   (7) Sevenmile Slough  

Swamp


(1) Bill Bay   (2) Bonny Bloom Pond   (3) Long Cypress Slash  

Tower


(1) Wapr-am Avon Park  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Avon Park City, Florida

33825 (pop. 23,257)


Cities Nearby Avon Park City, Florida

Avon Park Ccd, FL  (pop. 32,528) 0.5 Miles
Sebring City, FL  (pop. 10,478) 7.7 Miles
Frostproof Ccd, FL  (pop. 14,233) 8.8 Miles
Sebring Ccd, FL  (pop. 42,457) 10.1 Miles
Frostproof City, FL  (pop. 2,898) 10.6 Miles
Zolfo Springs Ccd, FL  (pop. 8,535) 14.3 Miles
Hillcrest Heights Town, FL  (pop. 355) 16.0 Miles
Babson Park Cdp, FL  (pop. 1,026) 16.4 Miles
Crooked Lake Park Cdp, FL  (pop. 1,622) 17.2 Miles
Lake Wales Ccd, FL  (pop. 38,367) 18.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Avon Park City, Florida

863



Elevation in Avon Park City, Florida is 148.0 ft. (45.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Avon Park City, Florida

Lat: 27.594418 N        Long: -81.503437 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Avon Park City, Florida need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Florida

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.77 6.66 5.08 6.83 0.00 7.04
  Total Electric Industry 7.77 6.66 5.08 6.83 0.00 7.04
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.91 6.77 5.19 6.85 0.00 7.16
  Total Electric Industry 7.91 6.77 5.19 6.85 0.00 7.16
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.75 6.58 5.02 6.81 0.00 6.99
  Total Electric Industry 7.75 6.58 5.02 6.81 0.00 6.99
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.99 6.69 5.26 6.96 0.00 7.20
  Total Electric Industry 7.99 6.69 5.26 6.96 0.00 7.20
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.78 6.35 5.13 6.72 0.00 6.96
  Total Electric Industry 7.78 6.35 5.13 6.72 0.00 6.96
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.82 6.39 5.16 6.69 0.00 7.01
  Total Electric Industry 7.82 6.39 5.16 6.69 0.00 7.01
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.99 6.63 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.18
  Total Electric Industry 7.99 6.63 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.18
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.08 6.62 5.04 6.80 0.00 7.19
  Total Electric Industry 8.08 6.62 5.04 6.80 0.00 7.19
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.89 6.38 4.81 6.64 0.00 7.01
  Total Electric Industry 7.89 6.38 4.81 6.64 0.00 7.01
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.73 6.22 4.77 6.61 0.00 6.85
  Total Electric Industry 7.73 6.22 4.77 6.61 0.00 6.85
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.77 6.25 4.84 6.96 0.00 6.91
  Total Electric Industry 7.77 6.25 4.84 6.96 0.00 6.91
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 8.59 7.08 5.18 7.60 0.00 7.67
  Total Electric Industry 8.59 7.08 5.18 7.60 0.00 7.67
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 8.16 6.64 5.23 7.43 0.00 7.31
  Total Electric Industry 8.16 6.64 5.23 7.43 0.00 7.31
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 8.55 7.13 5.41 0.00 7.21 7.72
  Total Electric Industry 8.55 7.13 5.41 0.00 7.21 7.72
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 8.99 7.61 5.84 0.00 7.45 8.16
  Total Electric Industry 8.99 7.61 5.84 0.00 7.45 8.16
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 9.62 8.16 6.46 0.00 8.03 8.76
  Total Electric Industry 9.62 8.16 6.46 0.00 8.03 8.76
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 11.33 9.91 7.71 0.00 10.32 10.45
  Total Electric Industry 11.33 9.91 7.71 0.00 10.32 10.45

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Avon Park City, Florida

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 129   (4.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 106   (3.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 264   (8.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 459   (14.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 339   (10.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 439   (14.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 403   (13.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 314   (10.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 89   (2.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 87   (2.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 55   (1.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 35   (1.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 165   (5.3%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 215   (6.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Avon Park City, Florida)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,040

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 507

In 3-person carpool : 106

In 4-person carpool : 177

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 357

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 5

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 131

Other means : 70

Worked at home : 12


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Avon Park City, Florida)

Less than 5 minutes : 168

5 to 9 minutes : 334

10 to 14 minutes : 412

15 to 19 minutes : 535

20 to 24 minutes : 825

25 to 29 minutes : 245

30 to 34 minutes : 461

35 to 39 minutes : 11

40 to 44 minutes : 70

45 to 59 minutes : 135

60 to 89 minutes : 37

90 or more minutes : 160


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Avon Park City, Florida)

With Social Security income : 1,239

No Social Security income : 1,839


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Avon Park City, Florida)

With retirement income : 457

No retirement income : 2,621


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Avon Park City, Florida)

Less than $10,000 : 178

$10,000 to $14,999 : 53

$15,000 to $19,999 : 281

$20,000 to $24,999 : 274

$25,000 to $29,999 : 177

$30,000 to $34,999 : 245

$35,000 to $39,999 : 83

$40,000 to $44,999 : 156

$45,000 to $49,999 : 86

$50,000 to $59,999 : 241

$60,000 to $74,999 : 97

$75,000 to $99,999 : 116

$100,000 to $124,999 : 57

$125,000 to $149,999 : 27

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Avon Park City, Florida)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $31,486


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Avon Park City, Florida

  • WJCM (1050 AM; 1.0 kW; Sebring, FL; Owner: Cohan Radio Group, Inc.)
  • WWBF (1130 AM; 2.5 kW; Bartow, FL; Owner: Thornburg Communications, Inc.)
  • WIPC (1280 AM; 0.5 kW; Lake Wales, FL; Owner: Super W Media Group, Inc.)
  • WIPC (1280 AM; 1.0 kW; Lake Wales, FL; Owner: Super W Media Group, Inc.)
  • WAUC (1310 AM; 5.0 kW; Wauchula, FL; Owner: Marvina Enterprises, Inc.)
  • WITS (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Sebring, FL; Owner: Cohan Radio Group, Inc.)
  • WFHT (1390 AM; 1.0 kW; Avon Park, FL; Owner: Odyssey Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • WQXM (1460 AM; 10.0 kW; Bartow, FL; Owner: Florida Broadcasting Media, Llc)
  • WWTK (730 AM; 0.5 kW; Sebring, FL; Owner: Cohan Radio Group, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Avon Park City, Florida

  • WWLL (105.7 FM; Sebring, FL; Owner: Cohan Radio Group, Inc.)
  • WZZS (106.9 FM; Zolfo Springs, FL; Owner: Heartland Broadcasting Corp.)
  • 990420ME (89.3 FM; Avon Park, FL; Owner: Radio Training Network, Inc.)
  • WJFH (91.5 FM; Sebring, FL; Owner: Radio Training Network, Inc.)
  • WSJT (94.1 FM; Bowling Green, FL; Owner: Cbs Radio Stations Inc.)
  • WWRZ (98.3 FM; Fort Meade, FL; Owner: Hall Communications, Inc.)
  • WWOJ (99.1 FM; Sebring, FL; Owner: Cohan Radio Group, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Avon Park City, Florida

  • 960920YT (Channel 60; Sebring, FL; Owner: Marri Broadcasting, Lp)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Avon Park City, Florida

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 167  (9.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 420  (22.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 169  (9.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 432  (23.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 291  (15.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 302  (22.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 441  (32.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 438  (32.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 81  (5.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 5  (0.4%)


(updated 2010)





There are 259 Farms In Avon Park City, Florida


(updated 2008)



Banks In Avon Park City, Florida

Suntrust Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $178.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,514

Bank Of America, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5,094

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

Highlands Independent Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $251.4k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6

Heartland National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $309.1k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 4

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Avon Park City, Florida

  • Avon Park Municipal


    (about 1.4 miles in Avon Park, Florida; Airport Code: AVO)

  • Avon Park Executive


    (about 1.6 miles in Avon Park, Florida; Airport Code: AVO)

  • Sebring Regional


    (about 13.9 miles in Sebring, Florida; Airport Code: SEF)

  • Bartow Municipal


    (about 29.6 miles in Eloise, Florida; Airport Code: BOW)

  • Lakeland Municipal


    (about 41.5 miles in Lakeland, Florida; Airport Code: LAL)

  • Lakeland Linder Regional


    (about 41.6 miles in Lakeland, Florida; Airport Code: LAL)

  • Okeechobee County


    (about 46.0 miles in Okeechobee, Florida; Airport Code: OBE)

  • Kissimmee Gateway


    (about 48.2 miles in Kissimmee, Florida; Airport Code: ISM)

  • Walt Disney World


    (about 54.6 miles in Lake Buena Vista, Florida; Airport Code: DWS)

  • Punta Gorda Airport


    (about 55.4 miles in Punta Gorda, Florida; Airport Code: PGD)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Avon Park City, Florida

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

64.22%

Carpooled

28.88%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.14%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.19%

Bicycle

0.38%

Walked

2.41%

Other Means

0.92%

Worked At Home

1.87%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Avon Park City, Florida, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Avon Park City, Florida)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,141

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 328

Female householder, no husband present : 602

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 824

Householder not living alone : 183


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Avon Park City, Florida)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 221

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 46

All other households : 2,811


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Avon Park City, Florida)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 852

Renter-occupied housing units : 289

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 57

Renter-occupied housing units : 271

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 231

Renter-occupied housing units : 371

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 501

Renter-occupied housing units : 506


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Avon Park City, Florida)

Less than $10,000 : 464

$10,000 to $14,999 : 239

$15,000 to $19,999 : 439

$20,000 to $24,999 : 311

$25,000 to $29,999 : 282

$30,000 to $34,999 : 304

$35,000 to $39,999 : 192

$40,000 to $44,999 : 182

$45,000 to $49,999 : 86

$50,000 to $59,999 : 266

$60,000 to $74,999 : 97

$75,000 to $99,999 : 116

$100,000 to $124,999 : 73

$125,000 to $149,999 : 27

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Avon Park City, Florida)

Total : 3,769


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Avon Park City, Florida)

Occupied : 3,078

Vacant : 691


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Avon Park City, Florida)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Avon Park City, Florida)

Built 2005 or later : 38

Built 2000 to 2004 : 65

Built 1990 to 1999 : 317

Built 1980 to 1989 : 461

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,065

Built 1960 to 1969 : 569

Built 1950 to 1959 : 787

Built 1940 to 1949 : 171

Built 1939 or earlier : 296


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Avon Park City, Florida)

Utility gas : 184

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 98

Electricity : 2,752

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 4

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 40


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Avon Park City, Florida)

Less than $10,000 : 33

$10,000 to $14,999 : 27

$15,000 to $19,999 : 16

$20,000 to $24,999 : 24

$25,000 to $29,999 : 20

$30,000 to $34,999 : 50

$35,000 to $39,999 : 61

$40,000 to $49,999 : 39

$50,000 to $59,999 : 104

$60,000 to $69,999 : 67

$70,000 to $79,999 : 163

$80,000 to $89,999 : 205

$90,000 to $99,999 : 131

$100,000 to $124,999 : 135

$125,000 to $149,999 : 171

$150,000 to $174,999 : 120

$175,000 to $199,999 : 67

$200,000 to $249,999 : 73

$250,000 to $299,999 : 82

$300,000 to $399,999 : 46

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 7

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Avon Park City, Florida)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 59

Home equity loan only : 89

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 728

Housing units without a mortgage : 765


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Avon Park City, Florida)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $162,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $114,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $98,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $88,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $74,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $93,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $85,400

Built 1939 or earlier : $149,200


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Avon Park City, Florida: 66.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Florida: 65.2%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Avon Park City, Florida

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 44.91%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 25.46%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 29.63%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Avon Park City, Florida

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 11 11 $826,600
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $826,600
2000        
  Single Family 10 10 $805,585
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

10 10 $805,585
2001        
  Single Family 2 2 $232,555
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $232,555
2002        
  Single Family 19 19 $1,360,710
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

19 19 $1,360,710
2003        
  Single Family 11 11 $831,650
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $831,650
2004        
  Single Family 12 12 $732,410
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

12 12 $732,410
2005        
  Single Family 4 4 $962,770
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 10 80 $4,939,100
  Total

14 84 $5,901,870
2006        
  Single Family 5 5 $355,943
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $355,943


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Avon Park City, FL): $23,576
Median Household Income In 2000 (Florida): $38,819


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Avon Park City): $43,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Florida): $93,200


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Avon Park City): $448
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Florida): $641


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Avon Park City, Florida

Utility Gas: 8.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 9.6%
Electricity: 78.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.7%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 2.8%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Avon Park City, Florida are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Avon Park City, Florida

Nurse-on-call-best Choice


     Address: 2778 Us 27 South, Unit 18, Avon Park, Florida 33825
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/9/1996

Homecare Solutions Group


     Address: 102 South Ridgewood Drive #7, Sebring, Florida 33870
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/28/2005

Ace Homecare Llc


     Address: 4325 Sun North Lake Blvd, Ste 105, Sebring, Florida 33872
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/28/2005

Total Home Health Inc


     Address: 126 E Center Ave, Sebring, Florida 33870
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/6/2007

Palms Home Care


     Address: 236 Oak Avenue, Sebring, Florida 33870
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/1/2006

Hospitals Close To Avon Park City, Florida

Highlands Regional Medical Center


     Address: 3600 S Highlands Ave, Sebring, Florida 33870
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Florida Hospital Heartland Medical Center


     Address: 4200 Sun N' Lake Blvd, Sebring, Florida 33871
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Lake Wales Medical Center


     Address: 410 S 11th St, Lake Wales, Florida 33853
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Florida Hospital Wauchula


     Address: 533 W Carlton Rd, Wauchula, Florida 33873
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Bartow Regional Medical Center


     Address: 2200 Osprey Blvd, Bartow, Florida 33831
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Avon Park City, Florida

Oaks At Avon, The


     Address: 1010 Us 27 North, Avon Park, Florida 33825
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 102
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Royal Care Of Avon Park


     Address: 1281 Stratford Road, Avon Park, Florida 33825
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 61
     Percent Occupied: 68%

Kenilworth Care & Rehab Center


     Address: 3011 Kenilworth Blvd, Sebring, Florida 33870
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 87
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Palms Of Sebring


     Address: 725 S Pine St, Sebring, Florida 33870
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 103
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Groves Center,the


     Address: 512 S 11th St, Lake Wales, Florida 33853
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 109
     Percent Occupied: 91%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Avon Park City, Florida

Name: St Lucie
Address: PO Box 128; Ft. Pierce, FL 34954-0128
Distance: 72 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Avon Park City, Florida

    Retired Workers: 4,625
    Disabled Workers: 750
    Widowers Workers: 460
    Spouses Workers: 320
    Children Workers: 420


(updated 2007)



Highlands County, Florida Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 36.98%
  • Bush & Cheney 62.36%
  • Other 0.65%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Avon Park City, Florida citizens.

Relocation to Highlands County, FL

9.56 % of Highlands County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $40,133

Florida Average 8.71 %

0.07 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $25,048

Florida Average 0.22 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Highlands County, FL (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Broward County , FL 0.75 % ($44,252 AGI )
  • Polk County , FL 0.54 % ($25,436 AGI )
  • Palm Beach County , FL 0.47 % ($35,696 AGI )

Relocation away from Highlands County, FL

7.25 % of Highlands County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $34,034

Florida Average 7.73 %

0.10 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $10,387

Florida Average 0.12 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Highlands County, FL (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Polk County , FL 0.63 % ($34,634 AGI )
  • Hillsborough County , FL 0.27 % ($27,571 AGI )
  • Orange County , FL 0.27 % ($22,405 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Florida

Low Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)
High Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Florida

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Avon Park City, Florida is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Avon Park City, Florida

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
03/30/1996, 04:05 pm 0 0 $50K --
03/30/1996, 03:55 pm 0 0 $150K --
03/30/1996, 03:45 pm 0 0 $24M --
01/01/1916, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/15/2001, 04:06 pm 0 0 $100K --
07/26/2000, 05:35 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/11/1999, 07:30 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/09/1999, 07:05 pm 0 0 $3K --
05/09/1999, 07:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
04/28/1999, 03:45 pm 0 0 $50K --
01/03/1999, 01:25 am 0 0 $20K --
01/03/1999, 12:30 am 0 0 $15K --
05/28/1997, 02:03 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/28/1997, 01:55 pm 0 0 $1K --
04/23/1997, 12:05 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/25/1996, 02:45 pm 0 0 $2K --
03/30/1996, 03:35 pm 0 0 $180K --
03/30/1996, 02:40 pm 0 0 $20K --
03/28/1996, 03:50 pm 0 0 $2K --
04/25/1991, 03:15 pm 0 1 -- --
01/01/1903, 12:00 am 0 0 $15K --
         



Hurricanes And Storms In Avon Park City, Florida

  • Category 3: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 100 Knots
  • Tropical Depression: BRENDA - Wind Speed: 25 Knots
  • Tropical Depression: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 30 Knots



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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Avon Park City, Florida directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Avon Park City, Florida

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 1 2 n/a 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 11 23 n/a 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 n/a n/a
Rape 1 5 1 1 n/a 3 2 n/a 4 2 4 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 11 56 11 11 n/a 33 22 n/a 44 23 45 n/a n/a
Robbery 13 26 19 15 n/a 9 9 n/a 23 15 14 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 148 291 216 169 n/a 100 99 n/a 253 169 156 n/a n/a
Assault 51 65 57 54 n/a 103 126 n/a 48 39 37 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 582 728 648 608 n/a 1,142 1,379 n/a 528 441 413 n/a n/a
Burglary 102 142 116 93 n/a 151 116 n/a 155 85 153 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 1,164 1,590 1,320 1,048 n/a 1,674 1,270 n/a 1,705 960 1,708 n/a n/a
Larceny Theft 225 315 192 176 n/a 210 216 n/a 309 243 291 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 2,568 3,526 2,184 1,983 n/a 2,328 2,365 n/a 3,399 2,746 3,249 n/a n/a
Vehicle Theft 22 25 15 4 n/a 0 0 n/a 27 9 7 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 251 280 171 45 n/a 0 0 n/a 297 102 78 n/a n/a
Arson 1 2 2 0 n/a 0 2 n/a 2 3 2 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 11 22 23 0 n/a 0 22 n/a 22 34 22 n/a n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
16 24 20 18 n/a 29 34 n/a 19 14 14 n/a n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
88 121 81 68 n/a 90 84 n/a 123 85 113 n/a n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
52 73 50 43 n/a 60 59 n/a 71 50 64 n/a n/a


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Florida

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
33,990 35,910 43,590 47,455 51,847 53,202 47,524 58,780 61,303 63,990


(updated 2014)



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