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Demographics Analysis

The people of Wewahitchka 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
(Wewahitchka City, Florida)

Male:

Under 5 years : 109

5 to 9 years : 22

10 to 14 years : 58

15 to 17 years : 61

18 and 19 years : 189

20 years : 92

21 years : 6

22 to 24 years : 8

25 to 29 years : 56

30 to 34 years : 71

35 to 39 years : 47

40 to 44 years : 104

45 to 49 years : 123

50 to 54 years : 58

55 to 59 years : 33

60 and 61 years : 45

62 to 64 years : 24

65 and 66 years : 76

67 to 69 years : 34

70 to 74 years : 35

75 to 79 years : 20

80 to 84 years : 4

85 years and over : 5

Female:

Under 5 years : 135

5 to 9 years : 80

10 to 14 years : 175

15 to 17 years : 41

18 and 19 years : 56

20 years : 10

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 6

25 to 29 years : 65

30 to 34 years : 122

35 to 39 years : 74

40 to 44 years : 107

45 to 49 years : 40

50 to 54 years : 112

55 to 59 years : 63

60 and 61 years : 21

62 to 64 years : 60

65 and 66 years : 23

67 to 69 years : 31

70 to 74 years : 14

75 to 79 years : 31

80 to 84 years : 22

85 years and over : 5


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Wewahitchka City, Florida)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,584

Multiple ancestry : 308

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 8

Ancestry not reported : 673


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,490

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 24

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 59


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Wewahitchka City, Florida)

Total:

Under 5 years : 244

5 to 17 years : 437

18 to 24 years : 367

25 to 34 years : 314

35 to 44 years : 332

45 to 54 years : 333

55 to 59 years : 96

60 and 61 years : 66

62 to 64 years : 84

65 to 74 years : 213

75 years and over : 87

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 222

5 to 17 years : 308

18 to 24 years : 356

25 to 34 years : 212

35 to 44 years : 213

45 to 54 years : 181

55 to 59 years : 42

60 and 61 years : 31

62 to 64 years : 25

65 to 74 years : 60

75 years and over : 50

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 8

5 to 17 years : 129

18 to 24 years : 11

25 to 34 years : 102

35 to 44 years : 119

45 to 54 years : 142

55 to 59 years : 54

60 and 61 years : 35

62 to 64 years : 59

65 to 74 years : 94

75 years and over : 37

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 14

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 10

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 59

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Wewahitchka City, Florida)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 846

Female : 854

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 368

Female : 422

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 7

Female : 17

Foreign born:

Male : 59

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Wewahitchka City, Florida)

Born in state of residence : 1,073

Born in other state in the United States : 755

Native: born outside the United States : 24

Foreign born : 59


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Wewahitchka City, Florida)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 560

Now married, except separated : 416

Divorced : 143

Separated : 49

Widowed : 87

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 53

Now married, except separated : 341

Divorced : 181

Separated : 18

Widowed : 77

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 8

Divorced : 2

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 59

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,265

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 59

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Wewahitchka City, Florida

  • United States Or American: 355   (25.6%)
  • Other Groups: 262   (18.9%)
  • Irish: 251   (18.1%)
  • English: 144   (10.4%)
  • European: 102   (7.3%)
  • German: 93   (6.7%)
  • French (except Basque): 53   (3.8%)
  • Scotch-irish: 20   (1.4%)
  • Scottish: 16   (1.2%)
  • Polish: 16   (1.2%)
  • Yugoslavian: 14   (1.0%)
  • Dutch: 14   (1.0%)
  • Italian: 12   (0.9%)
  • Welsh: 7   (0.5%)
  • Czech: 6   (0.4%)
  • Brazilian: 5   (0.4%)
  • Swedish: 3   (0.2%)
  • Slovak: 3   (0.2%)
  • Russian: 3   (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 2   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 2   (0.1%)
  • Northern European: 2   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 2   (0.1%)
  • British: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Wewahitchka City, Florida is 2,573



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Wewahitchka City, Florida: 1,280
Female Population in Wewahitchka City, Florida: 1,293


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Wewahitchka City, Florida: 33.7
Median Female Resident Age in Wewahitchka City, Florida: 32.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Florida is 41


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Wewahitchka City, Florida


White


Both sexes

42.4

Male

41.5

Female

43.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

36.3

Male

22.9

Female

45.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

45.5

Male

38.5

Female

57.0

Asian


Both sexes

21.5

Male

21.5

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

24.5

Male

20.0

Female

32.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

20.5

Male

19.3

Female

23.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

27.8

Male

26.0

Female

35.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.6

Male

41.6

Female

43.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Wewahitchka City, Florida


  • White: 1,911
  • African American: 583
  • American Indian: 3
  • Asian: 14
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 62



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 5   (0.97%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 14   (2.7%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 8   (1.54%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 41   (7.92%)
  • 9th Grade: 27   (5.21%)
  • 10th Grade: 27   (5.21%)
  • 11th Grade: 30   (5.79%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 28   (5.41%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 166   (32.05%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 35   (6.76%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 57   (11%)
  • Associate Degree: 27   (5.21%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 31   (5.98%)
  • Master's Degree: 12   (2.32%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.39%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 8   (1.54%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.32%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 8   (1.29%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 20   (3.23%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 25   (4.03%)
  • 9th Grade: 37   (5.97%)
  • 10th Grade: 46   (7.42%)
  • 11th Grade: 28   (4.52%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 11   (1.77%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 222   (35.81%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 80   (12.9%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 72   (11.61%)
  • Associate Degree: 24   (3.87%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 30   (4.84%)
  • Master's Degree: 11   (1.77%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (0.65%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Wewahitchka Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 514 E River Road, Wewahitchka, FL 32465, Phone: (850) 639-2476, Students: 525 )

  • Wewahitchka Middle School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 190 Alligator Alley, Wewahitchka, FL 32465, Phone: (850) 639-6840, Students: 154 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Wewahitchka City, Florida

  • Wewahitchka High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1 Gator Circle, Wewahitchka, FL 32465, Phone: (850) 639-2228, Students: 282 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Wewahitchka City, Florida

  • Faith Christian Academy


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 5505 Sw State Road 73, Wewahitchka, FL 32449, Phone: (850) 639-2811, Students: 5 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Wewahitchka City, Florida

  • Kinard Public Library


    5416 S.w. State Road 73, Wewahitchka, FL 32449

  • Wewa Branch Library


    314 North Second Street, Wewahitchka, FL 32465

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Wewahitchka 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 Wewahitchka City, Florida.

Area Features of Wewahitchka City, Florida


Airport


(1) Fico Farms Airport Historical  

Bend


(1) Bucks Bight   (2) Double Points   (3) Louisa Bend   (4) Post Office Point  

Bridge


(1) West Arm Bridge   (2) West Bay Bridge  

Building


(1) Dalkeith Fire Department   (2) Gulf Correctional Institution   (3) Gulf Correctional Institution Annex   (4) Gulf County Sheriff S Office   (5) Kinard Volunteer Fire Department   (6) Scotts Ferry Volunteer Fire Department   (7) South Mill Creek Volunteer Fire Department   (8) Wetappo Creek Volunteer Fire Department   (9) Wewahitchka Emergency Medical Services  

Canal


(1) Bills Arm  

Cape


(1) Dicks Point   (2) Mill Point   (3) Queen City Point  

Cemetery


(1) Jehu Cemetery   (2) Kemp Cemetery   (3) Roberts Cemetery   (4) Robertson Cemetery   (5) Wetappo Cemetery   (6) Williamsburg Cemetery  

Channel


(1) Lower Piney Reach   (2) Magnolia Slough   (3) Porter Reach   (4) Tom Smith Branch   (5) Upper Piney Reach  

Church


(1) Church Of Christ   (2) Cypress Creek Church   (3) Dalkeith Church   (4) First Baptist Church   (5) First United Pentecostal Church   (6) Glenwood Church Of Christ   (7) Saint Lawrence Church   (8) West Side Church   (9) Williams Memorial Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Wewahitchka   (2) Wewahitchka Division  

Cliff


(1) Coconut Bluff   (2) Frozen Bluff  

Gut


(1) Burgess Creek   (2) Chipola Cutoff   (3) Corley Slough   (4) Everett Slough   (5) Gum Drift Slough   (6) Larkin Slough   (7) Piney Reach Slough   (8) Roberts Slough   (9) Swift Slough   (10) Van Horn Slough  

Island


(1) Brush Islands   (2) Coon Island   (3) Jersey Islands   (4) Martin Islands   (5) Mccabe Island   (6) Pig Island   (7) Red Bug Island   (8) Red Bull Island   (9) Sheep Islands  

Lake


(1) Acorn Lake   (2) Brown Lake   (3) Clearwater Pond   (4) Dead Lakes   (5) Fields Lake   (6) Grayson Slough   (7) Greenback Lake   (8) Iola Lake   (9) Kentucky Lake   (10) Lake Alice   (11) Lake Coma   (12) Lake Grove   (13) Lake Julia   (14) Lake Shippey   (15) Lands Lake   (16) Lockey Lake   (17) Porter Lake   (18) Queen City Lake   (19) Shephard Lake   (20) Silver Lake   (21) Solomon Lake   (22) Turner Lake   (23) Ward Lake   (24) Watering Pond   (25) West Arm Of Dead Lakes   (26) Woodcock Lake  

Locale


(1) Blazed Pine Landing   (2) Bryants Landing   (3) Burgess Landing   (4) Carter Landing   (5) Chessar Landing   (6) Chipola Park   (7) Cochran Landing   (8) Douglas Landing   (9) Kentucky Landing   (10) Listers Landing   (11) Parker Plaza Shopping Center   (12) Porter Landing   (13) Smith Landing   (14) State Fish Hatchery Historical   (15) Wetappo Forest Ranger Station   (16) Wetappo Side Camp   (17) White Oak Landing Campground  

Park


(1) Dead Lakes State Park   (2) G U Parker Wildlife Management Area   (3) Gaskin Wildlife Management Area   (4) T L James Park  

Populated Place


(1) Broad Branch   (2) Dalkeith   (3) Early   (4) Estanifanulga Historical   (5) Gaskins   (6) Gaskins Still   (7) Honeyville   (8) Iola   (9) Iolee Historical   (10) Kinard   (11) Lake Grove   (12) Majette   (13) Marysville   (14) Scotts Ferry   (15) Wetappo   (16) Wewahitchka   (17) White Oak Landing  

School


(1) Wewahitchka Elementary School   (2) Wewahitchka Junior-senior High School  

Stream


(1) Alligator Creek   (2) Big Branch   (3) Britt Branch   (4) Broad Branch   (5) Brown Creek   (6) Buddy Branch   (7) Chipola River   (8) Clark Branch   (9) Clearwater Branch   (10) Cochran Slough   (11) Crooked Creek   (12) Cypress Creek   (13) Dunham Branch   (14) Flat Creek   (15) Florida River   (16) Gregory Mill Creek   (17) Guardhouse Branch   (18) Little Bear Creek   (19) Little Creek   (20) Little Cypress Creek   (21) Luke Ford Creek   (22) Moccasin Slough   (23) Pitts Mill Creek   (24) Pole Branch   (25) Polliwog Branch   (26) Poplar Branch   (27) Right Prong Stone Mill Creek   (28) River Styx   (29) Sandy Branch   (30) Stone Mill Creek   (31) Straw Bay Branch   (32) Virginia Cut   (33) Whites River   (34) Wilburn Branch  

Swamp


(1) Arron Bay   (2) Bear Bay   (3) Bee Pond   (4) Bill Swamp   (5) Boggy Jordan   (6) Cerser Swamp   (7) Coxwell Swamp   (8) Cutoff Island   (9) Graham Bay   (10) Green Bay   (11) Pitts Mill Pond Historical   (12) Schoolhouse Branch   (13) Tenmile Swamp   (14) Wetappo Swamp   (15) Whitfield Slough   (16) Williams Pond   (17) Willis Pond  

Tower


(1) Wetappo Fire Tower  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Wewahitchka City, Florida

32465 (pop. 6,475) 32449 (pop. 562)


Cities Nearby Wewahitchka City, Florida

Wewahitchka City, FL  (pop. 2,573) 0.0 Miles
Wewahitchka Ccd, FL  (pop. 8,366) 3.3 Miles
Mexico Beach City, FL  (pop. 862) 17.2 Miles
Mexico Beach Ccd, FL  (pop. 4,695) 17.5 Miles
West Liberty Ccd, FL  (pop. 5,406) 18.4 Miles
Port St. Joe Ccd, FL  (pop. 7,348) 19.4 Miles
Calhoun West Ccd, FL  (pop. 3,894) 21.3 Miles
Blountstown Ccd, FL  (pop. 7,360) 21.4 Miles
Port St. Joe City, FL  (pop. 3,551) 22.0 Miles
Tyndall Afb Cdp, FL  (pop. 3,833) 22.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Wewahitchka City, Florida

850



Elevation in Wewahitchka City, Florida is 53.0 ft. (16.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Wewahitchka City, Florida

Lat: 30.114042 N        Long: -85.198541 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Wewahitchka 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 Wewahitchka City, Florida

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 35   (6.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 53   (9.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 44   (7.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 88   (15.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 68   (11.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 92   (15.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 50   (8.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 23   (4.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 32   (5.5%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 4   (0.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 1   (0.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 66   (11.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 23   (4.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Wewahitchka City, Florida)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 913

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 36

In 3-person carpool : 4

In 4-person carpool : 4

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 1

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 : 52

Other means : 28

Worked at home : 9


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Wewahitchka City, Florida)

Less than 5 minutes : 104

5 to 9 minutes : 173

10 to 14 minutes : 132

15 to 19 minutes : 76

20 to 24 minutes : 120

25 to 29 minutes : 12

30 to 34 minutes : 129

35 to 39 minutes : 22

40 to 44 minutes : 32

45 to 59 minutes : 117

60 to 89 minutes : 116

90 or more minutes : 5


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 292

No Social Security income : 573


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 210

No retirement income : 655


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Wewahitchka City, Florida)

Less than $10,000 : 36

$10,000 to $14,999 : 133

$15,000 to $19,999 : 47

$20,000 to $24,999 : 32

$25,000 to $29,999 : 26

$30,000 to $34,999 : 41

$35,000 to $39,999 : 45

$40,000 to $44,999 : 41

$45,000 to $49,999 : 7

$50,000 to $59,999 : 49

$60,000 to $74,999 : 42

$75,000 to $99,999 : 60

$100,000 to $124,999 : 62

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 2


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Wewahitchka City, Florida)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $32,287


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Wewahitchka City, Florida

  • WYBT (1000 AM; 5.0 kW; Blountstown, FL; Owner: Blountstown Communications, Inc.)
  • WPCF (1290 AM; 0.27 kW; Panama City, FL; Owner: Magic Broadcasting)
  • WLTG (1430 AM; 5.0 kW; Panama City, FL; Owner: Hour Group Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WKGC (1480 AM; 0.5 kW; Panama City, FL; Owner: Gulf Coast Community College)
  • WKGC (1480 AM; 5.0 kW; Lynn Haven, FL; Owner: Gulf Coast Community College)
  • WDIZ (590 AM; 2.5 kW; Panama City, FL; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Wewahitchka City, Florida

  • WVVE (100.1 FM; Panama City, FL; Owner: Magic Broadcasting)
  • WVVE (100.1 FM; Panama City, FL; Owner: Magic Broadcasting)
  • WOYS (100.5 FM; Apalachicola, FL; Owner: Oyster Radio, Inc.)
  • WYOO (101.1 FM; Panama City, FL; Owner: Magic Broadcasting)
  • WPHK (102.7 FM; Blountstown, FL; Owner: Blountstown Communications, Inc.)
  • WAKT-FM (103.5 FM; Panama City, FL; Owner: Double O Radio Corporation)
  • WWHV (104.3 FM; Panama City, FL; Owner: Horton Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • WWHV (104.3 FM; Panama City, FL; Owner: Horton Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • WASJ (105.1 FM; Panama City, FL; Owner: Double O Radio Corporation)
  • WFCT (105.5 FM; Apalachicola, FL; Owner: Williams Communications, Inc.)
  • WFCT (105.5 FM; Apalachicola, FL; Owner: Williams Communications, Inc.)
  • WILN (105.9 FM; Panama City, FL; Owner: Magic Broadcasting)
  • WILN (105.9 FM; Panama City, FL; Owner: Magic Broadcasting)
  • WOCY (106.5 FM; Apalachicola, FL; Owner: Oyster Radio, Inc.)
  • WFSW (89.1 FM; Panama City, FL; Owner: Florida State University)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Apalachicola, FL; Owner: Westminster Academy)
  • WJTF (89.9 FM; Panama City, FL; Owner: Family Life Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.3 FM; Apalachicola, FL; Owner: Community Radio Foundation Of Florida, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.3 FM; Port Saint Joe, FL; Owner: Cornerstone Community Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.3 FM; Apalachicola, FL; Owner: Faith Radio Network, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.3 FM; Port Saint Joe, FL; Owner: Gulf Coast Community College)
  • NEW (90.3 FM; Port Saint Joe, FL; Owner: Help Save The Apalachicola River Group, Inc)
  • NEW (90.3 FM; Port Saint Joe, FL; Owner: Marianna Educational Broadcasting Foundation Inc.)
  • NEW (90.3 FM; Port Saint Joe, FL; Owner: Martin Bayou Management Corporation)
  • WKGC-FM (90.7 FM; Panama City, FL; Owner: Gulf Coast Community College)
  • WKGC-FM (90.7 FM; Lynn Haven, FL; Owner: Gulf Coast Community College)
  • WFFL (91.7 FM; Panama City, FL; Owner: Family Worship Center Church, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Port Saint Joe, FL; Owner: Christian Radio Media, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Port Saint Joe, FL; Owner: Westminster Academy)
  • WPBH (93.5 FM; Port Saint Joe, FL; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • WFLF-FM (94.5 FM; Port Saint Joe, FL; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)
  • WRBA (95.9 FM; Panama City, FL; Owner: Double O Radio Corporation)
  • WEBZ (99.3 FM; Mexico Beach, FL; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Wewahitchka City, Florida

  • WMBB (Channel 13; Youngstown, FL; Owner: Media General Communications Holdings, Llc)
  • WPCT (Channel 46; Panama City, FL; Owner: Beach Tv Properties, Inc.)
  • WFSG (Channel 56; Panama City, FL; Owner: Board Of Regents Of Florida)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Wewahitchka City, Florida

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 72  (20.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 73  (21.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 41  (11.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (0.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 94  (27.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 73  (27.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 88  (32.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 90  (33.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 5  (1.9%)


(updated 2010)





There are 30 Farms In Wewahitchka City, Florida


(updated 2008)



Banks In Wewahitchka City, Florida

Centennial Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $6.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 166

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Wewahitchka City, Florida

  • Tyndall AFB


    (about 22.8 miles in Panama City, Florida; Airport Code: PAM)

  • Apalachicola Regional


    (about 28.6 miles in Apalachicola, Florida; Airport Code: AAF)

  • Apalachicola Regional Cleve Randolph Field


    (about 28.6 miles in Apalachicola, Florida; Airport Code: AAF)

  • Bay County


    (about 29.7 miles in Panama City, Florida; Airport Code: PFN)

  • Northwest Florida Beaches International


    (about 39.4 miles in Panama City, Florida; Airport Code: ECP)

  • Vosikas


    (about 51.8 miles in Bonifay, Florida; Airport Code: FL3)

  • Tallahassee Regional


    (about 54.2 miles in Tallahassee, Florida; Airport Code: TLH)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Wewahitchka City, Florida

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

74.50%

Carpooled

16.06%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

3.97%

Other Means

1.66%

Worked At Home

3.81%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Wewahitchka 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
(Wewahitchka City, Florida)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 383

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 56

Female householder, no husband present : 184

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 187

Householder not living alone : 55


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 2

Male householder and female partner : 37

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 54

All other households : 772


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Wewahitchka City, Florida)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 322

Renter-occupied housing units : 61

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 41

Renter-occupied housing units : 15

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 89

Renter-occupied housing units : 95

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 154

Renter-occupied housing units : 88


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Wewahitchka City, Florida)

Less than $10,000 : 91

$10,000 to $14,999 : 150

$15,000 to $19,999 : 83

$20,000 to $24,999 : 69

$25,000 to $29,999 : 34

$30,000 to $34,999 : 89

$35,000 to $39,999 : 47

$40,000 to $44,999 : 48

$45,000 to $49,999 : 10

$50,000 to $59,999 : 59

$60,000 to $74,999 : 54

$75,000 to $99,999 : 67

$100,000 to $124,999 : 62

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 2


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Wewahitchka City, Florida)

Total : 1,138


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Wewahitchka City, Florida)

Occupied : 865

Vacant : 273


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Wewahitchka City, Florida)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Wewahitchka City, Florida)

Built 2005 or later : 18

Built 2000 to 2004 : 104

Built 1990 to 1999 : 246

Built 1980 to 1989 : 278

Built 1970 to 1979 : 218

Built 1960 to 1969 : 129

Built 1950 to 1959 : 68

Built 1940 to 1949 : 32

Built 1939 or earlier : 45


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Wewahitchka City, Florida)

Utility gas : 233

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 39

Electricity : 581

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 12

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Wewahitchka City, Florida)

Less than $10,000 : 31

$10,000 to $14,999 : 5

$15,000 to $19,999 : 11

$20,000 to $24,999 : 7

$25,000 to $29,999 : 12

$30,000 to $34,999 : 12

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 25

$50,000 to $59,999 : 31

$60,000 to $69,999 : 62

$70,000 to $79,999 : 50

$80,000 to $89,999 : 46

$90,000 to $99,999 : 32

$100,000 to $124,999 : 50

$125,000 to $149,999 : 34

$150,000 to $174,999 : 37

$175,000 to $199,999 : 57

$200,000 to $249,999 : 38

$250,000 to $299,999 : 32

$300,000 to $399,999 : 16

$400,000 to $499,999 : 16

$500,000 to $749,999 : 2

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Wewahitchka 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 : 25

Home equity loan only : 19

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 269

Housing units without a mortgage : 293


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Wewahitchka City, Florida)

Built 2005 or later : $206,300

Built 2000 to 2004 : $79,400

Built 1990 to 1999 : $176,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $87,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $69,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $105,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : $92,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $103,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $275,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Wewahitchka City, Florida: 65.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Florida: 65.2%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Wewahitchka City, FL): $25,755
Median Household Income In 2000 (Florida): $38,819


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wewahitchka City): $52,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Florida): $93,200


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wewahitchka City): $346
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Florida): $641


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Wewahitchka City, Florida

Utility Gas: 24.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 13.8%
Electricity: 60.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.7%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.9%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(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 Wewahitchka City, Florida are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Wewahitchka City, Florida

A & A Homecare, Inc


     Address: 211 North Highway 71, Wewahitchka, Florida 32465
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/7/2003

Nhc Homecare Pt St Joe


     Address: 418 Reid Ave, Port Saint Joe, Florida 32456
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/10/1979

Total Home Health Care, Llc


     Address: 1209 E 11th St, Panama City, Florida 32401
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/19/2006

Omni Home Care


     Address: 2101 Northside Drive, Suite 401, Panama City, Florida 32405
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/30/2004

Gentiva Health Services


     Address: 2931 Hwy 77 N, Panama City, Florida 32405
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/27/1989

Hospitals Close To Wewahitchka City, Florida

Bay Medical Center


     Address: 615 N Bonita Ave, Panama City, Florida 32401
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Gulf Coast Medical Center


     Address: 449 W 23rd St, Panama City, Florida 32405
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Florida State Hospital Unit 31 Med


     Address: "po Box 1000, Administration Bldg 1", Chattahoochee, Florida 32324
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Jackson Hospital


     Address: 4250 Hospital Drive, Marianna, Florida 32446
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare


     Address: 1300 Miccosukee Rd, Tallahassee, Florida 32308
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Wewahitchka City, Florida

Bay St Joseph Care And Rehab


     Address: 220 Ninth Street, Port Saint Joe, Florida 32456
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 87
     Percent Occupied: 73%

Clifford Chester Sims State Veterans Nursing Home


     Address: 4419 Tram Road, Panama City, Florida 32404
     Ownership: Government - State
     Number of Residents: 107
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Lisenby On Lake Caroline


     Address: 1400 W 11th Street, Panama City, Florida 32401
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 22
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Panama City Nursing Center


     Address: 924 W 13th St, Panama City, Florida 32401
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 113
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Bay Center


     Address: 1336 St Andrews Boulevard, Panama City, Florida 32405
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 117
     Percent Occupied: 73%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Wewahitchka City, Florida

Name: Farley
Address: PO Box 470; Ashford, AL 36312
Distance: 74 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Wewahitchka City, Florida

    Retired Workers: 775
    Disabled Workers: 275
    Widowers Workers: 170
    Spouses Workers: 115
    Children Workers: 125


(updated 2007)



Gulf County, Florida Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 33.08%
  • Bush & Cheney 66.03%
  • Other 0.89%



(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 Wewahitchka City, Florida citizens.

Relocation to Gulf County, FL

9.57 % of Gulf County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $37,852

Florida Average 8.71 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Bay County , FL 2.71 % ($31,538 AGI )
  • Leon County , FL 0.42 % ($48,000 AGI )
  • Calhoun County , FL 0.35 % ($30,667 AGI )

Relocation away from Gulf County, FL

8.75 % of Gulf 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 $36,476

Florida Average 7.73 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Bay County , FL 2.78 % ($25,655 AGI )
  • Calhoun County , FL 0.42 % ($35,833 AGI )
  • Franklin County , FL 0.35 % ($69,400 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 Wewahitchka City, Florida is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Wewahitchka City, Florida

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
03/07/2005, 10:10 pm 0 0 $10K --
03/12/2002, 03:36 pm 0 0 $75K --
08/14/1999, 02:35 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/07/1999, 07:30 am 0 0 $50K --
12/04/1983, 09:00 am 0 1 -- --
01/01/1904, 12:00 am 0 0 $3K --
         



Hurricanes And Storms In Wewahitchka City, Florida

  • Category 2: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 90 Knots
  • Category 1: KATE - November 1985 - Wind Speed: 80 Knots
  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 50 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 Wewahitchka City, Florida directly or research local government web sites.



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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