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Demographics Analysis

The people of Columbia County, 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
(Columbia County, Florida)

Male:

Under 5 years : 2,028

5 to 9 years : 1,936

10 to 14 years : 2,503

15 to 17 years : 1,159

18 and 19 years : 833

20 years : 944

21 years : 802

22 to 24 years : 1,581

25 to 29 years : 2,040

30 to 34 years : 2,263

35 to 39 years : 1,974

40 to 44 years : 2,117

45 to 49 years : 2,704

50 to 54 years : 2,382

55 to 59 years : 2,546

60 and 61 years : 895

62 to 64 years : 1,167

65 and 66 years : 501

67 to 69 years : 1,168

70 to 74 years : 1,296

75 to 79 years : 952

80 to 84 years : 759

85 years and over : 334

Female:

Under 5 years : 1,869

5 to 9 years : 1,858

10 to 14 years : 2,252

15 to 17 years : 1,188

18 and 19 years : 706

20 years : 391

21 years : 735

22 to 24 years : 858

25 to 29 years : 1,974

30 to 34 years : 1,788

35 to 39 years : 1,653

40 to 44 years : 2,100

45 to 49 years : 2,169

50 to 54 years : 2,476

55 to 59 years : 2,491

60 and 61 years : 1,180

62 to 64 years : 1,028

65 and 66 years : 1,129

67 to 69 years : 1,047

70 to 74 years : 1,243

75 to 79 years : 1,224

80 to 84 years : 836

85 years and over : 529


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Columbia County, Florida)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 63,635

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 706

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 553

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 1,475

Not a U.S. citizen : 1,239


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Columbia County, Florida)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 3,770

5 to 17 years : 9,193

18 to 24 years : 5,150

25 to 34 years : 4,963

35 to 44 years : 4,149

45 to 54 years : 4,707

55 to 59 years : 2,353

60 and 61 years : 905

62 to 64 years : 1,023

65 to 74 years : 2,052

75 years and over : 1,561

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 116

5 to 17 years : 1,368

18 to 24 years : 1,173

25 to 34 years : 2,500

35 to 44 years : 3,004

45 to 54 years : 4,229

55 to 59 years : 2,358

60 and 61 years : 1,061

62 to 64 years : 1,157

65 to 74 years : 3,999

75 years and over : 2,844

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 11

5 to 17 years : 115

18 to 24 years : 147

25 to 34 years : 270

35 to 44 years : 275

45 to 54 years : 258

55 to 59 years : 119

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 32

75 years and over : 32

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 220

18 to 24 years : 380

25 to 34 years : 332

35 to 44 years : 416

45 to 54 years : 537

55 to 59 years : 207

60 and 61 years : 109

62 to 64 years : 15

65 to 74 years : 301

75 years and over : 197


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Columbia County, Florida)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 12,141

Now married, except separated : 11,097

Divorced : 3,613

Separated : 682

Widowed : 1,271

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 4,349

Now married, except separated : 11,741

Divorced : 3,666

Separated : 406

Widowed : 2,472

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 178

Now married, except separated : 435

Divorced : 311

Separated : 81

Widowed : 140

Foreign born:

Never married : 700

Now married, except separated : 1,197

Divorced : 402

Separated : 16

Widowed : 264


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Columbia County, Florida)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 6,343

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 5,901

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,930

$15,000 to $24,999 : 4,609

$25,000 to $34,999 : 3,319

$35,000 to $49,999 : 2,394

$50,000 to $64,999 : 1,222

$65,000 to $74,999 : 608

$75,000 or more : 1,478

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 3,496

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 3,787

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,929

$15,000 to $24,999 : 3,292

$25,000 to $34,999 : 2,568

$35,000 to $49,999 : 3,051

$50,000 to $64,999 : 2,089

$65,000 to $74,999 : 532

$75,000 or more : 890

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 452

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 240

$10,000 to $14,999 : 77

$15,000 to $24,999 : 62

$25,000 to $34,999 : 107

$35,000 to $49,999 : 90

$50,000 to $64,999 : 33

$65,000 to $74,999 : 29

$75,000 or more : 55

Foreign born:

No income : 720

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 591

$10,000 to $14,999 : 182

$15,000 to $24,999 : 453

$25,000 to $34,999 : 263

$35,000 to $49,999 : 90

$50,000 to $64,999 : 13

$65,000 to $74,999 : 18

$75,000 or more : 249


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Columbia County, Florida)

Born in state of residence : 20,066

Born in other state of the United States : 23,419

Native; born outside the United States : 16,190

Foreign born : 18,129


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Columbia County, Florida)

Under 3 years : 2,254

3 and 4 years : 1,641

5 years : 771

6 to 8 years : 2,228

9 to 11 years : 2,519

12 to 14 years : 3,018

15 to 17 years : 2,344


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Columbia County, Florida)

Less than $10,000 : 1,608

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,973

$15,000 to $19,999 : 1,464

$20,000 to $24,999 : 1,799

$25,000 to $29,999 : 1,677

$30,000 to $34,999 : 1,619

$35,000 to $39,999 : 1,348

$40,000 to $44,999 : 1,400

$45,000 to $49,999 : 1,311

$50,000 to $59,999 : 1,734

$60,000 to $74,999 : 2,603

$75,000 to $99,999 : 2,361

$100,000 to $124,999 : 1,073

$125,000 to $149,999 : 386

$150,000 to $199,999 : 570

$200,000 or more : 296


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Columbia County, Florida is 67,608



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Columbia County, Florida: 34,884
Female Population in Columbia County, Florida: 32,724


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Columbia County, Florida: 38.8
Median Female Resident Age in Columbia County, Florida: 42.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Florida is 41


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Columbia County, Florida


White


Both sexes

42.5

Male

41.0

Female

44.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

32.0

Male

30.3

Female

34.6

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

41.4

Male

43.0

Female

40.7

Asian


Both sexes

41.4

Male

36.3

Female

44.6

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

33.3

Male

26.5

Female

36.8

Other


Both sexes

25.1

Male

25.5

Female

24.4

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.1

Male

16.8

Female

17.4

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

27.9

Male

27.7

Female

28.1

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.0

Male

41.6

Female

44.7


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Columbia County, Florida)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,268

No health insurance coverage : 176

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,583

No health insurance coverage : 596

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,554

No health insurance coverage : 1,121

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,650

No health insurance coverage : 802

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,235

No health insurance coverage : 1,315

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,159

No health insurance coverage : 1,129

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,665

No health insurance coverage : 741

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,865

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 1,769

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,017

No health insurance coverage : 205

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,238

No health insurance coverage : 705

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,628

No health insurance coverage : 1,036

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,814

No health insurance coverage : 926

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,864

No health insurance coverage : 889

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,388

No health insurance coverage : 1,235

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,939

No health insurance coverage : 753

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,302

No health insurance coverage : 90

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 2,395

No health insurance coverage : 54


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Columbia County, Florida)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 561

No employer-based health insurance : 1,883

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,454

No employer-based health insurance : 2,725

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,079

No employer-based health insurance : 1,596

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,834

No employer-based health insurance : 1,618

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,712

No employer-based health insurance : 1,838

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,095

No employer-based health insurance : 2,193

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,830

No employer-based health insurance : 2,576

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,047

No employer-based health insurance : 1,818

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 704

No employer-based health insurance : 1,065

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 566

No employer-based health insurance : 1,656

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,971

No employer-based health insurance : 2,972

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 720

No employer-based health insurance : 1,944

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,406

No employer-based health insurance : 2,334

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,778

No employer-based health insurance : 1,975

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,331

No employer-based health insurance : 2,292

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,952

No employer-based health insurance : 1,740

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 822

No employer-based health insurance : 2,570

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 645

No employer-based health insurance : 1,804


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Columbia County, Florida)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 39,826

Born in other state in the United States : 23,809

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 647

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 612

Foreign born : 2,714


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Columbia County, Florida)

Speak only English : 58,543

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 3,145

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 142

German or other West Germanic languages : 61

Slavic languages : 505

Other Indo-European languages : 377

Korean : 0

Chinese : 138

Vietnamese : 89

Tagalog : 327

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 176

Other and unspecified languages : 208


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Columbia County, Florida)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 42

No Medicare coverage : 7,581

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 902

No Medicare coverage : 17,469

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 4,574

No Medicare coverage : 60

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 25

No Medicare coverage : 7,140

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 1,101

No Medicare coverage : 18,371

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 5,650

No Medicare coverage : 191


(updated 2013)



Races in Columbia County, Florida


  • White: 52,273
  • African American: 12,168
  • American Indian: 169
  • Asian: 642
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 679
  • Two or More Races: 1,677



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Columbia County, Florida

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 167   (0.92%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 102   (0.56%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 371   (2.03%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 642   (3.52%)
  • 9th Grade: 744   (4.08%)
  • 10th Grade: 1,027   (5.63%)
  • 11th Grade: 846   (4.64%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 937   (5.13%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 6,383   (34.98%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 1,689   (9.26%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 2,343   (12.84%)
  • Associate Degree: 1,050   (5.75%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 1,209   (6.63%)
  • Master's Degree: 409   (2.24%)
  • Professional School Degree: 216   (1.18%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 114   (0.62%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 80   (0.43%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 145   (0.78%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 303   (1.63%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 689   (3.7%)
  • 9th Grade: 751   (4.03%)
  • 10th Grade: 953   (5.12%)
  • 11th Grade: 838   (4.5%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 738   (3.96%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 6,492   (34.85%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 1,615   (8.67%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 2,481   (13.32%)
  • Associate Degree: 1,466   (7.87%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 1,336   (7.17%)
  • Master's Degree: 552   (2.96%)
  • Professional School Degree: 185   (0.99%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 7   (0.04%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Columbia County, Florida)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 675

5 to 9 years : 3,312

10 to 14 years : 4,033

15 to 17 years : 2,036

18 and 19 years : 727

20 to 24 years : 779

25 to 34 years : 897

35 years and over : 661

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 239

5 to 9 years : 428

10 to 14 years : 707

15 to 17 years : 294

18 and 19 years : 25

20 to 24 years : 331

25 to 34 years : 70

35 years and over : 296

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 727

5 to 9 years : 54

10 to 14 years : 15

15 to 17 years : 17

18 and 19 years : 787

20 to 24 years : 4,201

25 to 34 years : 7,098

35 years and over : 36,943


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Columbia County, Florida

  • Columbia County School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 372 W Duval Street, Lake City, FL 32055, Phone: (386) 755-8000, Students: 10,188 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Columbia County, Florida

  • Fort White High School


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 17828 Sw State Road 47, Fort White, FL 32038, Phone: (386) 497-5952, Students: 1,372 )

  • Lake City Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 843 Sw Arlington Blvd., Lake City, FL 32025, Phone: (386) 758-4800, Students: 1,073 )

  • Summers Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 1388 Sw Mcfarlane Avenue, Lake City, FL 32025, Phone: (386) 755-8250, Students: 841 )

  • Westside Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1956 Sw Cr 252b, Lake City, FL 32024, Phone: (386) 755-8280, Students: 756 )

  • Richardson Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 646 Se Pennsylvania St., Lake City, FL 32025, Phone: (386) 755-8130, Students: 700 )

  • Fort White Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 18119 Sw State Road 47, Fort White, FL 32038, Phone: (386) 497-2301, Students: 697 )

  • Columbia City Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 7438 Sw State Road 47, Lake City, FL 32024, Phone: (386) 758-4850, Students: 638 )

  • Melrose Park Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 820 Se Putnam Street, Lake City, FL 32025, Phone: (386) 755-8260, Students: 617 )

  • Eastside Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 256 Se Beech Street, Lake City, FL 32025, Phone: (386) 755-8220, Students: 563 )

  • Five Points Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 303 Nw Johnson Street, Lake City, FL 32055, Phone: (386) 755-8230, Students: 527 )

  • Niblack Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 837 Ne Broadway Avenue, Lake City, FL 32055, Phone: (386) 755-8200, Students: 297 )

  • Challenge Learning Center


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 1301 Nw Labonte Lane, Lake City, FL 32055, Phone: (386) 755-8296, Students: 90 )

  • Columbia County Superintendent's Office


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 372 W Duval Street, Lake City, FL 32055, Phone: (386) 755-8000, Students: 71 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Columbia County, Florida

  • Columbia High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 469 Fighting Tiger Drive, Lake City, FL 32025, Phone: (386) 755-8080, Students: 1,925 )

  • Damascus Road Project


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 519 E. Washington St., Lake City, FL 32056, Phone: (386) 755-8849, Students: 21 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Columbia County, Florida

  • Lake City Community College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 2,849; Location: Ighway 90 East, Lake City, FL 32025, Web: http://www.lakecitycc.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Columbia County, Florida

  • Lake City Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 3035 Sw Pinemount Road, Lake City, FL 32024, Phone: (386) 758-0055, Students: 148 )

  • Epiphany Catholic School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1937 Sw Epiphany Court, Lake City, FL 32025, Phone: (386) 752-2320, Students: 138 )

  • The Blake School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 7443 W Us Highway 90, Lake City, FL 32055, Phone: (386) 752-8874, Students: 84 )

  • Tabernacle Baptist Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 144 Se Montrose Avenue, Lake City, FL 32025, Phone: (386) 752-4274, Students: 55 )

  • New Generation School


    ( Grades: 7-11, Location: 159 Sw Hudson Lane, Lake City, FL 32025, Phone: (386) 758-4710, Students: 17 )

  • Joy Explosion Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-11, Location: 3134 Sw Pinemount Road, Lake City, FL 32024, Phone: (386) 752-6627, Students: 13 )

Academic Libraries In Columbia County, Florida

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Columbia County, Florida

  • Fort White Branch Library


    17700 Sw State Road 47, Fort White, FL 32038

  • West Branch Library


    435 N.w. Hall Of Fame Drive, Lake City, FL 32055

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Columbia County, Florida

  • Columbia County Public Library


    308 N.w. Columbia Ave., Lake City, FL 32055

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Columbia County, Florida


  • Ancram Preservation Group Inc


    Po Box 177, Ancram, NY 12502

  • Architecture For Art


    2633 Route 23, Hillsdale, NY 12529
    http://www.architectureforart.com

  • Artists Guild Of Columbia County


    Po Box 2205, Evans, GA 30809

  • Augusta International Raceway Preservation Society


    Po Box 212248, Augusta, GA 30907

  • Austerlitz Historical Society


    Po Box 144, Austerlitz, NY 12017

  • Berwick Historical Society


    344 N Market St Rear, Berwick, PA 18603

  • Blue Gray Army Inc


    Po Box 2224, Lake City, FL 32025

  • Blue Mountain Heritage Society


    Po Box 163, Dayton, WA 99328

  • Cambria Friesland Historical Society


    Po Box 501, Cambria, WI 53923

  • Canaan Historical Society


    13 Warner Crossing Road, Canaan, NY 12029

  • Catawissa Railroad Co.


    111 Main St, Catawissa, PA 17820
    http://www.caboosenut.com

  • Cave Diving Museum And Library Inc


    121 Mystical Drive, Fort White, FL 32038

  • Central Pennsylvania Historic Preservation Inc


    492 Fisher Avenue, Catawissa, PA 17820

  • Chatham Village Historical Society


    Po Box 270, Chatham, NY 12037

  • Childrens Museum Inc


    2 W 7th St, Bloomsburg, PA 17815

  • Clatskanie Historical Society


    Po Box 157, Clatskanie, OR 97016

  • Clermont State Historic Site


    Woods Rd, Germantown, NY 12526

  • Climbery Foundation Inc


    201 Buckwheat Bridge Rd, Germantown, NY 12526

  • Columbia County Courthouse Restoration Project


    , Magnolia, AR 71753

  • Columbia County Covered Bridge Association


    529 Zaners Rohrsburg Rd, Orangeville, PA 17859

  • Columbia County Historical Museum


    157 Se Hernando Ave, Lake City, FL 32025
    http://lccchm.org

  • Columbia County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 3276, Lake City, FL 32025

  • Columbia County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 311, Kinderhook, NY 12106
    http://www.cchsny.org

  • Columbia County Museum


    5 Albany Ave, Kinderhook, NY 12106
    http://www.cchsny.org

  • Columbia County Museum Association


    Po Box 172, Columbia City, OR 97018

  • Columbus Auditorium Corporation


    Po Box 365, Columbus, WI 53925

  • Daughters Of Amer Revolution Hendrick, Hudson Chapter


    113 Warren St, Hudson, NY 12534

  • Dayton Depot Historical Society


    222 E Commercial Ave, Dayton, WA 99328
    http://www.daytonhistoricdepot.org/index.p

  • Dayton Historical Depot Society


    222 E. Commercial Ave., Dayton, WA 99328
    http://www.historicdaytondepot.org

  • Dells Country Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 674, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965

  • Edna St. Vincent Millay Society


    , Austerlitz, NY 12017
    http://www.millay.org

  • Florida Sports Hall Of Fame


    Po Box 1630, Lake City, FL 32025

  • Florida Sports Hall Of Fame And Museum Of Florida Sports His


    , Lake City, FL 32025

  • Fort White Historical Society Inc


    Rt 2 Box 9122, Fort White, FL 32038

  • Friends Of Clermont


    87 Clermont Ave, Germantown, NY 12526
    http://www.friendsofclermont.org

  • Friends Of Historic St Peters Church


    Po Box 278, Spencertown, NY 12165

  • Georgia Civil War Heritage Trails


    Po Box 1864, Evans, GA 30809

  • Greenport Historical Society


    Town Hall Drive, Hudson, NY 12534

  • Grovetown Museum


    106 E Robinson Ave, Grovetown, GA 30813

  • Historic Hudson


    , Hudson, NY 12534

  • Historical Society Of Columbia County Museum


    2194 Columbia Blvd, Saint Helens, OR 97051
    http://www.sccchamber.org

  • Hudson Area Association Library


    400 State St, Hudson, NY 12534

  • Hudson Opera House Inc


    327 Warren St, Hudson, NY 12534

  • Hudson River Historic Boat Restoration & Sailing Society Inc


    191 Rt 23 B, Hudson, NY 12534
    http://www.hudsonriverhistoricboat.org

  • Hudson Valley Old Time Power Association Inc


    Po Box 47, Claverack, NY 12513

  • Lake City - Columbia County Historical Museum Inc


    Po Box 3276, Lake City, FL 32025

  • Laurel And Hardy Museum


    250 N Louisville St, Harlem, GA 30814
    http://www.laurelandhardymuseum.org

  • Lebanon Valley Historical Society


    Po Box 363, New Lebanon, NY 12125

  • Lodi Valley Historical Society Inc


    173 S Main St Pob 72, Lodi, WI 53555

  • Mount Lebanon Shaker Village


    Po Box 628, New Lebanon, NY 12125

  • North Centre Township Historical Society Inc


    1059 Sr 93 Suite 1, Berwick, PA 18603

  • North Chatham Historical Society


    Po Box 243, Niverville, NY 12130

  • Olana State Historic Site


    5720 State Route, Hudson, NY 12534
    http://www.olana.org

  • Old Indian Agency House


    3110 E. Hampshire Street, Portage, WI 53901
    http://www.nscda.org/museums/wisconsin.htm#historic

  • Parker-o'malley Air Museum


    435 County Highway 20, Ghent, NY 12075

  • Portage Area Historical Society


    Po Box 727, Portage, WI 53901
    http://portagemuseum.org

  • Portage Canal Society Incorporated


    Po Box 847, Portage, WI 53901

  • Portage Ww Ii History Museum


    119 W Cook St, Portage, WI 53901
    http://wwiimuseumwi.com

  • Poynette Area Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 162, Poynette, WI 53955

  • Poynette Museum


    116 N Main St, Poynette, WI 53955


* There are 19 more museums in Columbia County, Florida not display here.

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Columbia County, 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 Columbia County, Florida.

Area Features of Columbia County, Florida


Airport


(1) Almeidas Landing Airport   (2) Bradley Airport   (3) Cannon Creek Airpark   (4) Delta Airport   (5) Hill Landing Strip   (6) Lake City Airpark   (7) Lake City Gateway Airport   (8) Lake Shore Hospital Heliport   (9) Rossi Field   (10) Z Ranch Airport  

Bar


(1) Big Shoals  

Building


(1) Clay Electric Cooperative Fort White Substation   (2) Columbia City Volunteer Fire Department Station 44   (3) Columbia Correctional Institution   (4) Columbia Correctional Institution Annex   (5) Columbia County Criminal Investigations   (6) Columbia County Emergency Medical Services   (7) Columbia County Fire Department Station 40 Headquarters   (8) Columbia County Historical Museum   (9) Columbia County School Board-support Services Complex   (10) Columbia County Sheriff S Office   (11) Columbia County Sheriff S Office District 2   (12) Columbia County Sheriff S Office Operations Center   (13) Columbia Substation 252   (14) Deep Creek Volunteer Fire Department Station 41   (15) Ellisville Volunteer Fire Department Station 45   (16) Florida Department Of Transportation District 2 Office   (17) Florida Highway Patrol - Lake City Headquarters Troop B   (18) Fort White Library   (19) Fort White Town Hall   (20) Gumswamp Electric Substation   (21) Ichetucknee South Columbia Volunteer Fire Department Station 46   (22) Lake City Chamber Of Commerce   (23) Lake City Correctional Facility   (24) Lake City Fire Department   (25) Lake City Police Department   (26) Lake City Public Library   (27) Lake City-columbia County Girls Club   (28) Lake City-columbia County Historical Museum   (29) Lulu Volunteer Fire Department Station 47   (30) Mason City Community Center   (31) Robert B Harkness Armory-florida National Guard   (32) Southside Community Center   (33) Suwannee Valley Volunteer Fire Department Station 42   (34) West Columbia Volunteer Fire Department Station 43  

Cemetery


(1) Athens Cemetery   (2) Bethlehem Cemetery   (3) Bethlehem Lutheran Church Cemetery   (4) Columbia Community Cemetery   (5) Douglas Cemetery   (6) East Rest Cemetery   (7) Ebenezer Cemetery   (8) Elim Cemetery   (9) Farnell Cemetery   (10) Fellowship Cemetery   (11) Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens   (12) Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery   (13) Fort White Cemetery   (14) Gillen Allen Cemetery   (15) Hawthorne Cemetery   (16) Heavenly Rest Memorial Park   (17) Hope Henry Cemetery   (18) Hopeful Church Cemetery   (19) Huntsville Cemetery   (20) Ichetucknee Cemetery   (21) Jerusalem Cemetery   (22) Kerce Cemetery   (23) Memorial Cemetery   (24) Mount Carmel Cemetery   (25) Mount Tabor African Methodist Episcopal Cemetery   (26) Mount Tabor Cemetery   (27) New Zion Cemetery   (28) Oak Lawn Cemetery   (29) Pleasant Grove Cemetery   (30) Price Creek Cemetery   (31) Providence Cemetery   (32) St John Cemetery   (33) Truvine Cemetery   (34) Tustenuggee Cemetery  

Census


(1) Five Points Census Designated Place   (2) Watertown Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Antioch Missionary Baptist Church   (2) Athens Baptist Church   (3) Athens Church   (4) Berea Baptist Church   (5) Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church   (6) Bethel Church   (7) Bethlehem Church   (8) Bethlehem Lutheran Church   (9) Bethlehem United Methodist Church   (10) Calvary Baptist Church   (11) Central Church Of Christ   (12) Christ S Church-lake City Christian   (13) Christian Heritage Church   (14) Church Of Christ   (15) Church Of Faith And Deliverance Through Christ   (16) Church Of God   (17) Church Of God Of Lake City   (18) Church Of The Living God   (19) College Manor Chapel   (20) Columbia Baptist Church   (21) Columbia City Church Of Christ   (22) Community Revival Center   (23) Corinth Church   (24) Day Spring Missionary Baptist Church   (25) Deep Creek Adventist Church   (26) Deep Creek Church   (27) Eastside Baptist Church   (28) Elim Baptist Church   (29) Epiphany Catholic Church   (30) Evergreen Church   (31) Falling Creek Church   (32) Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church   (33) First Advent Christian Church   (34) First Apostolic Church   (35) First Baptist Church   (36) First Christian Church   (37) First Church Of The Nazarene   (38) First Full Gospel Church   (39) First Presbyterian Church   (40) First United Methodist Church   (41) Fort White Baptist Church   (42) Fort White Church Of Christ   (43) Fort White United Methodist Church   (44) Free Will Church Of God In Christ   (45) Galilee Church   (46) Gateway Baptist Church   (47) Glad Tidings Assembly Of God   (48) Grace Holiness Church   (49) Hope Henry African Methodist Episcopal Church   (50) Hopeful Baptist Church   (51) Huntsville Baptist Church   (52) Huntsville First United Methodist Church   (53) Jerusalem Baptist Church   (54) Kingdom Hall Of Jehovahs Witnesses   (55) Lake City Baptist Temple   (56) Lake City Church Of Christ   (57) Lake City Church Of God   (58) Lake City Church Of The Nazarene   (59) Lake City Seventh Day Adventist Church   (60) Lakeview Church Of Christ   (61) Lantern Park Baptist Church   (62) Living Word Church Of Faith   (63) Macedonia Seventh Day Adventist Church   (64) Mikesville Church   (65) Mount Carmel Baptist Church   (66) Mount Carmel Holiness Church   (67) Mount Salem Baptist Church   (68) Mount Tabor African Methodist Episcopal Church   (69) Mount Tabor Church Historical   (70) New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church   (71) New Day Spring Missionary Baptist Church   (72) New Grove Church   (73) New Hope Church   (74) New Life Christian Fellowship   (75) New Life Church   (76) New Mount Pisgah African Methodist Episcopal Church   (77) New Mount Zion African Methodist Episcopal Church   (78) New Mount Zion Church   (79) New Zion Church   (80) North Lake City Church Of God   (81) Oak Grove Church   (82) Old Providence Baptist Church   (83) Olivet Missionary Baptist Church   (84) Our Redeemer Lutheran Church   (85) Parkview Baptist Church   (86) Philippi Church   (87) Pine Grove Baptist Church   (88) Pine Rose Church   (89) Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church   (90) Poole Memorial Church   (91) Providence Village Baptist Church   (92) Ramona Park Church   (93) Saint James Church   (94) Saint James Episcopal Church   (95) Saint John Missionary Baptist Church   (96) Saint Paul Missionary Baptist Church   (97) Saint Pauls Church   (98) Saints In Christ Deliverance Temple   (99) Salvation Holiness Church   (100) Seventh Day Adventist Church   (101) Seventh-day Adventist Church   (102) Shekinah Baptist Church   (103) Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church   (104) Siloam Church   (105) Sisters Welcome Baptist Church   (106) Souls Harbor Church Of God In Christ   (107) Southside Baptist Church   (108) Tabernacle Baptist Church   (109) The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (110) Trinity United Methodist Church   (111) True Church Of God And Unity   (112) Truvine Church   (113) Tustenuggee United Methodist Church   (114) Union Church   (115) Victory Assembly Of God-everybodys Tabernacle   (116) Victory Tabernacle   (117) Washington Church   (118) Watertown Church   (119) Way Word Ministries   (120) Welcome Church   (121) Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church   (122) Westside Church Historical   (123) Zion-temple Holiness Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Lake City   (2) Columbia County   (3) Fort White Division   (4) Jose De La Maza Arrendondo Grant   (5) Lake City Division   (6) North Columbia Division   (7) Town Of Fort White  

Crossing


(1) Columbia County School Board Administrative Complex  

Hospital


(1) Lake City Medical Center   (2) Lake City Veterans Affairs Medical Center   (3) Lake Shore Hospital   (4) Shands Hospital Lake Shore  

Lake


(1) Alligator Lake   (2) Barbara Lake   (3) Blue Hole   (4) Casterline Lake   (5) Dicks Lake   (6) Gwen Lake   (7) Harper Lake   (8) Lake Hamburg   (9) Lake Harris   (10) Lake Jeffery   (11) Lake Lona   (12) Ogden Pond   (13) Ox Pond   (14) River Sink   (15) String Of Ponds  

Locale


(1) Browns Landing   (2) Camp O The Suwannee   (3) Lake City Amtrak Station   (4) Lake City Country Club   (5) Lake City Mall   (6) Mcalpin Landing   (7) Osceola Ranger Station   (8) Osceola Work Center   (9) Vinzant Landing   (10) West Tower Hunt Camp   (11) Wiggins Hunt Camp  

Military


(1) Naval Air Station Lake City Historical  

Mine


(1) Columbia City Mine  

Park


(1) Annie Mattox Park   (2) Bethlehem Community Park   (3) Big Shoals State Park   (4) Columbia High School Stadium   (5) Deese Memorial Park   (6) Five Points Park   (7) Fort White High School Football Stadium   (8) Ichetucknee Springs State Park   (9) Memorial Stadium   (10) O Leno State Park   (11) Youngs Park  

Populated Place


(1) Bass   (2) Columbia   (3) Deep Creek   (4) Deer Run Mobile Home Park   (5) Ebenezer   (6) Ellisville   (7) Five Points   (8) Fort White   (9) Greenfield   (10) Halpata Historical   (11) Hideaway Mobile Home Park   (12) Hill Circle Mobile Home Park   (13) Hopeful Circle Village Mobile Home Park   (14) Hudson Mobile Home Park   (15) Lacymark   (16) Lake City   (17) Lake Harper Mobile Home Park   (18) Lulu   (19) Luther Thomas Mobile Home Park   (20) Mason   (21) Mccolskey   (22) Mikesville   (23) Miltons Campground Number 1   (24) Mount Carrie   (25) Myrtis   (26) Navair   (27) Newco   (28) Oakview Mobile Home Park   (29) Providence   (30) Rolling Meadows   (31) Rose Creek Mobile Home Park   (32) Suwannee Valley   (33) Watertown   (34) West Pines Village Mobile Home Park   (35) Westgate Mobile Home Park   (36) Wilburn   (37) Winfield  

Post Office


(1) Fort White Florida Post Office   (2) Lake City Main Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Lake De Soto   (2) Lake Isabella   (3) Watertown Lake  

School


(1) Central School   (2) Challenge Learning Center   (3) Children School   (4) Columbia City Elementary School   (5) Columbia High Adult Education School   (6) Columbia High School   (7) Eastside School   (8) Epiphany Catholic School   (9) Epiphany School   (10) Five Points Elementary School   (11) Fort White Adult Education School   (12) Fort White Elementary School   (13) Fort White High School   (14) Fort White Middle School   (15) Fort White-bethlehem School Historical   (16) Golden State Christian Academy   (17) Kindergarden Center School   (18) Lake City Community College   (19) Lake City Junior High School   (20) Melrose Park School   (21) Minnie J Niblack Elementary School   (22) New Hope School   (23) Richardson High School Historical   (24) Richardson Middle School   (25) Summers Elementary School   (26) Westside Elementary School  

Spring


(1) Bell Springs   (2) Ichetucknee Springs  

Stream


(1) Browns Branch   (2) Camp Branch   (3) Caney Flat Branch   (4) Cannon Creek   (5) Clay Hole Creek   (6) Deep Creek   (7) Falling Creek   (8) Hammock Branch   (9) Little Branch   (10) Little Creek   (11) Long Branch   (12) Price Creek   (13) Robinson Creek   (14) Rose Creek   (15) Swift Creek  

Swamp


(1) Bear Bay   (2) Big Prairie   (3) Bird Pond   (4) Buzzard Roost Prairie   (5) Church Pond   (6) Cowhouse Bay   (7) East Bay   (8) Falling Creek   (9) Jerry Bay   (10) Logging Bay   (11) Oak Head   (12) Otter Bay   (13) Railroad Bay   (14) River Swamp   (15) Sandy Drain   (16) Sawgrass Head   (17) Turtle Bay   (18) West Bay  

Tower


(1) Benton Lookout Tower   (2) Columbia Fire Control Headquarters   (3) Crowncastle Radio Tower   (4) Ka2xxz-fm Columbia   (5) Lake City Water Tower   (6) Rose Creek Lookout Tower   (7) Wdsr-am Lake City   (8) West Lookout Tower   (9) Wgro-am Lake City   (10) Wolr-fm Branford   (11) Wolr-fm Lake City   (12) Wqlc-fm Watertown   (13) Wtll-tv Live Oak  

Trail


(1) Osceola Trail  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Columbia County, Florida

32055 (pop. 17,234) 32025 (pop. 16,084) 32024 (pop. 15,393)
32038 (pop. 6,338) 32061 (pop. 146)  


Counties Nearby Columbia County, Florida

Union County, FL  (pop. 14,574) 19.5 Miles
Suwannee County, FL  (pop. 43,580) 20.7 Miles
Baker County, FL  (pop. 27,050) 25.1 Miles
Hamilton County, FL  (pop. 14,228) 28.2 Miles
Bradford County, FL  (pop. 27,462) 34.5 Miles
Gilchrist County, FL  (pop. 16,771) 34.7 Miles
Lafayette County, FL  (pop. 7,981) 34.9 Miles
Alachua County, FL  (pop. 251,635) 38.3 Miles
Dixie County, FL  (pop. 14,800) 49.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Columbia County, Florida

386



Elevation in Columbia County, Florida is 112.0 ft. (34.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Columbia County, Florida

Lat: 30.183900 N        Long: -82.638781 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 1,214   (5.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 759   (3.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 954   (4.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 1,765   (8.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 2,198   (9.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 3,952   (17.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 4,269   (19.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 1,967   (8.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 782   (3.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 954   (4.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 376   (1.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 121   (0.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 1,598   (7.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 1,274   (5.7%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Columbia County, Florida)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 1,028

1 vehicle available : 5,051

2 vehicles available : 1,273

3 vehicles available : 173

4 or more vehicles available : 106

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 117

1 vehicle available : 2,400

2 vehicles available : 3,911

3 vehicles available : 802

4 or more vehicles available : 179

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 208

1 vehicle available : 1,070

2 vehicles available : 1,326

3 vehicles available : 1,024

4 or more vehicles available : 294

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 48

1 vehicle available : 676

2 vehicles available : 1,945

3 vehicles available : 1,026

4 or more vehicles available : 565


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Columbia County, Florida)

1-person household:

No workers : 4,042

1 worker : 3,589

2-person household:

No workers : 3,331

1 worker : 2,418

2 workers : 1,660

3-person household:

No workers : 537

1 worker : 1,453

2 workers : 1,434

3 workers : 498

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 365

1 worker : 1,576

2 workers : 1,747

3 or more workers : 572


(updated 2013)



Means of Transportation To Work
(Columbia County, Florida)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 20,451

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 2,078

In 3-person carpool : 92

In 4-person carpool : 77

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 53

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 42

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 : 21

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 133

Bicycle : 164

Walked : 63

Other means : 267

Worked at home : 783


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Columbia County, Florida)

Less than 5 minutes : 693

5 to 9 minutes : 2,669

10 to 14 minutes : 4,793

15 to 19 minutes : 4,227

20 to 24 minutes : 3,494

25 to 29 minutes : 1,130

30 to 34 minutes : 1,929

35 to 39 minutes : 338

40 to 44 minutes : 603

45 to 59 minutes : 1,977

60 to 89 minutes : 1,006

90 or more minutes : 582


(updated 2013)



Occupations in Columbia County, Florida

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 2,274  (18.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 2,109  (17.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,924  (15.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 206  (1.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 3,171  (26.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 3,044  (28.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 2,674  (24.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 4,192  (38.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 47  (0.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 164  (1.5%)


(updated 2010)





Amtrak Stations in Columbia County, Florida

Rail Station(s)


    1200 Lake Jeffrey Road
    Lake City, Florida 32055

(updated 2008)



Employment Rate In Columbia County, Florida

Employed: 28,595
Unemployed: 925



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Columbia County, Florida

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 3.5%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 28.2%
  • Other: 68.3%



Water Usage In Columbia County, Florida

Ground Water

 
Fresh 13.54 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 13.54 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d





There are 664 Farms In Columbia County, Florida


(updated 2008)



Banks In Columbia County, Florida

Columbia Bank - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $743.9k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 48

Td Bank, National Association - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $878.6m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 1,328

First Federal Bank Of Florida - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 19

Bank Of America, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.9b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5,094

Peoples State Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $141.1k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 43

Heritage Bank Of The South - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 28

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Columbia County, Florida

  • Lake City Municipal


    (about 3.5 miles in Lake City, Florida; Airport Code: XXW)

  • Lake City Gateway


    (about 3.7 miles in Lake City, Florida; Airport Code: XXW)

  • Gainesville Regional


    (about 40.6 miles in Gainesville, Florida; Airport Code: GNV)

  • Cecil Field


    (about 45.5 miles in Cecil Field, Florida; Airport Code: NZC)

  • Cecil


    (about 45.5 miles in Cecil Field, Florida; Airport Code: NZC)

  • Cross City Airport


    (about 47.2 miles in Old Town, Florida; Airport Code: CTY)

  • Valdosta Regional


    (about 56.1 miles in Clyattville, Georgia; Airport Code: VLD)

  • Perry-Foley


    (about 56.8 miles in Perry, Florida; Airport Code: FPY)

  • Jacksonville NAS


    (about 57.6 miles in Jacksonville, Florida; Airport Code: NIP)

  • Williston Municipal


    (about 58.2 miles in Williston, Florida; Airport Code: FL5)

  • Jacksonville International


    (about 60.4 miles in Jacksonville, Florida; Airport Code: JAX)

  • Moody AFB


    (about 63.4 miles in Moody Afb, Georgia; Airport Code: VAD)

  • Craig Municipal


    (about 67.9 miles in Jacksonville, Florida; Airport Code: CRG)

  • Jacksonville Executive at Craig


    (about 67.9 miles in Jacksonville, Florida; Airport Code: CRG)

  • Mayport NS


    (about 73.9 miles in Jacksonville, Florida; Airport Code: NRB)

  • Ocala Municipal


    (about 73.9 miles in Ocala, Florida; Airport Code: OCF)

  • Ocala International-Jim Taylor Field


    (about 74.2 miles in Ocala, Florida; Airport Code: OCF)

  • Waycross-Ware County


    (about 75.0 miles in Waycross, Georgia; Airport Code: AYS)

  • Waycross Ga


    (about 75.0 miles in Waycross, Georgia; Airport Code: AYS)

  • Fernandina Beach Municipal


    (about 76.2 miles in Amelia Island, Florida; Airport Code: FHB)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Columbia County, Florida

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.51%

Carpooled

13.56%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.07%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.04%

Motorcycle

0.05%

Bicycle

0.32%

Walked

1.34%

Other Means

1.80%

Worked At Home

2.31%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Columbia County, 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 By Tenure
(Columbia County, Florida)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 8,653

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,517

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 331

Renter-occupied housing units : 745

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,780

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,718

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 5,673

Renter-occupied housing units : 2,805


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Columbia County, Florida)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 818

Householder 35 to 44 years : 1,850

Householder 45 to 54 years : 2,122

Householder 55 to 59 years : 1,211

Householder 60 to 64 years : 958

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,349

Householder 75 years and over : 565

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 242

Householder 35 to 44 years : 409

Householder 45 to 54 years : 1,049

Householder 55 to 59 years : 867

Householder 60 to 64 years : 1,087

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,785

Householder 75 years and over : 2,125


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Columbia County, Florida)

Less than 10.0 percent : 292

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 698

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 583

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 1,117

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 719

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 366

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 347

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 532

50.0 percent or more : 1,293

Not computed : 838


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Columbia County, Florida)

Built 2010 or later : $219,800

Built 2000 to 2009 : $130,800

Built 1990 to 1999 : $100,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $89,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $99,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $90,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : $82,600

Built 1940 to 1949 : $119,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $48,800


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Columbia County, Florida: 68.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Florida: 65.2%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Columbia County, 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 279 279 $17,082,902
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

279 279 $17,082,902
2000        
  Single Family 289 289 $16,744,355
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

289 289 $16,744,355
2001        
  Single Family 266 266 $15,381,515
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

266 266 $15,381,515
2002        
  Single Family 247 247 $15,680,700
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

247 247 $15,680,700
2003        
  Single Family 299 299 $20,049,684
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

299 299 $20,049,684
2004        
  Single Family 380 380 $37,276,932
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

380 380 $37,276,932
2005        
  Single Family 512 512 $50,004,636
  Two Family 2 4 $278,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 8 64 $1,763,400
  Total

522 580 $52,046,036
2006        
  Single Family 256 256 $25,012,989
  Two Family 3 6 $418,500
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

259 262 $25,431,489


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Columbia County, FL): $30,881
Median Household Income In 2000 (Florida): $38,819


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Columbia County): $63,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Florida): $93,200


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Columbia County, Florida

Utility Gas: 11.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 17.9%
Electricity: 65.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 2.7%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.9%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.1%
No Fuel Used: 0.6%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Columbia County, Florida

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 62.22%
  • Juvenile facilities : 19.3%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 14.55%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 3.93%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Columbia County): $448
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Florida): $641
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Columbia County): $587


(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 Columbia County, Florida are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Columbia County, Florida

Gentiva Health Services


     Address: 1389 Us Hwy West 90, Ste 190, Lake City, Florida 32055
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/30/1991

Suwannee Medical Personnel


     Address: 1852 Sw Barnett Way, Suite 103, Lake City, Florida 32055
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/22/2003

Advent Christian Village Inc


     Address: Highway 136, Dowling Park, Florida 32064
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 9/4/1997

Shands Homecare


     Address: 3515 Nw 98 Street, Gainesville, Florida 32606
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 2/1/1977

Caretenders Florida Palliative Home Care


     Address: 4130 Nw 37th Pl Ste A&b, Gainesville, Florida 32606
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/2/1999

Hospitals Close To Columbia County, Florida

Shands At Lake Shore


     Address: 368 Ne Franklin Street, Lake City, Florida 32055
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Lake City Medical Center


     Address: 340 Nw Commerce Drive, Lake City, Florida 32055
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Shands At Live Oak


     Address: 1100 Sw 11th St, Live Oak, Florida 32060
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Ed Fraser Memorial Hospital


     Address: 159 N 3rd St, Macclenny, Florida 32063
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Trinity Community Hospital


     Address: 506 Nw 4th St, Jasper, Florida 32052
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Columbia County, Florida

Avalon Healthcare Center


     Address: 1270 Sw Main, Lake City, Florida 32055
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 78
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Health Center Of Lake City


     Address: 560 S W Mcfarland Avenue, Lake City, Florida 32055
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 114
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Baya Pointe Nursing And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 587 S E Ermine Avenue, Lake City, Florida 32025
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 76
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Surrey Place Care Center


     Address: 110 Se Lee Ave, Live Oak, Florida 32064
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 54
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Suwannee Health Care Center


     Address: 1620 East Helvenston St, Live Oak, Florida 32064
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 169
     Percent Occupied: 94%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Columbia County, Florida

Name: Crystal River
Address: 15760 West Power Line Street; Crystal River, FL 34428-6708
Distance: 85 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Columbia County, Florida

    Retired Workers: 8,025
    Disabled Workers: 2,395
    Widowers Workers: 1,155
    Spouses Workers: 545
    Children Workers: 1,265


(updated 2007)



Columbia County, Florida Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 32.14%
  • Bush & Cheney 67.06%
  • Other 0.81%



(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 Columbia County, Florida citizens.

Relocation to Columbia County, FL

10.91 % of Columbia County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $36,160

Florida Average 8.71 %

0.08 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $42,500

Florida Average 0.22 %

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

  • Suwannee County , FL 1.22 % ($28,097 AGI )
  • Alachua County , FL 0.95 % ($35,820 AGI )
  • Orange County , FL 0.81 % ($52,235 AGI )
  • Broward County , FL 0.42 % ($38,741 AGI )
  • Duval County , FL 0.39 % ($31,316 AGI )
  • Palm Beach County , FL 0.37 % ($49,440 AGI )
  • Union County , FL 0.24 % ($31,854 AGI )
  • Hamilton County , FL 0.23 % ($26,804 AGI )
  • Miami Dade County , FL 0.23 % ($36,391 AGI )
  • Hillsborough County , FL 0.22 % ($41,644 AGI )

Relocation away from Columbia County, FL

7.54 % of Columbia 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 $30,808

Florida Average 7.73 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Suwannee County , FL 0.93 % ($29,765 AGI )
  • Alachua County , FL 0.86 % ($29,675 AGI )
  • Duval County , FL 0.51 % ($26,267 AGI )
  • Hamilton County , FL 0.22 % ($28,930 AGI )
  • Union County , FL 0.21 % ($29,619 AGI )
  • Leon County , FL 0.15 % ($40,833 AGI )
  • Clay County , FL 0.14 % ($32,750 AGI )
  • Baker County , FL 0.14 % ($26,630 AGI )
  • Hillsborough County , FL 0.13 % ($30,923 AGI )
  • Orange County , FL 0.12 % ($21,348 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 Columbia County, Florida is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Columbia County, Florida


On 08/20/1975, a tornado touched down 0.59 miles from the center of Columbia County, Florida. The tornado was rated a category 1 (with heavy rain) . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 07/19/1977, a tornado touched down 0.59 miles from the center of Columbia County, Florida. The tornado was rated a category 0 (with large hail and heavy rain) . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.

On 07/23/1987, a tornado touched down 0.59 miles from the center of Columbia County, Florida. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50 to $500.

On 10/11/1990, a tornado touched down 0.59 miles from the center of Columbia County, Florida. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 09/05/1987, a tornado touched down 0.59 miles from the center of Columbia County, Florida. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Columbia County, Florida

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
03/30/2000, 03:30 pm 0 0 $3K --
02/17/1998, 03:30 am 0 0 $20K --
10/02/1996, 03:00 am 0 0 $1K --
         
Hail        
06/03/2002, 05:33 pm 0 0 $1K --
         
Lightning        
06/16/2003, 03:37 pm 1 0 -- --
06/05/2001, 04:00 pm 0 2 -- --
07/17/1996, 03:00 pm 1 0 -- --
06/26/1996, 10:00 pm 0 0 $25K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
01/05/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $10K --
12/25/2006, 07:43 am 0 0 $10K --
06/28/2006, 04:12 pm 0 0 $1K --
11/04/2003, 05:50 pm 0 0 $1K --
12/24/2002, 11:25 am 0 0 $5K --
11/06/2002, 05:19 am 0 0 $2K --
11/06/2002, 05:03 am 0 0 $2K --
07/04/2002, 03:45 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/03/2002, 05:30 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/30/2002, 05:10 pm 0 0 $2K --
05/30/2002, 05:50 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/20/2001, 05:45 pm 0 0 $3K --
06/30/2001, 06:30 pm 0 0 $3K --
06/12/2001, 03:44 am 0 0 $3K --
03/29/2001, 10:15 am 0 0 $10K --
03/29/2001, 10:00 am 0 0 $10K --
08/09/2000, 05:20 pm 0 0 $3K --
08/08/2000, 05:35 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/07/2000, 05:50 pm 0 0 $20K --
06/21/2000, 05:30 pm 0 0 $3K --
03/30/2000, 12:30 pm 0 0 $3K --
02/14/2000, 04:05 am 0 0 $2K --
01/24/2000, 07:45 am 0 0 $3K --
11/01/1999, 07:55 pm 0 0 $3K --
09/07/1999, 01:05 pm 0 0 $3K --
07/22/1999, 10:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/07/1999, 10:30 am 0 0 $2K --
01/02/1999, 09:15 pm 0 0 $25K --
09/03/1998, 03:00 am 0 0 $3K --
09/03/1998, 02:00 am 0 0 $1K --
08/03/1998, 08:15 pm 0 0 $4K --
07/09/1998, 01:45 pm 0 0 $60K --
06/28/1998, 07:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/28/1998, 06:45 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/27/1998, 04:30 pm 0 0 $3K --
06/27/1998, 04:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/25/1998, 04:55 pm 0 0 $2K --
03/08/1998, 08:05 pm 0 0 $2K --
02/22/1998, 11:30 am 0 0 $3K --
02/16/1998, 09:35 pm 0 0 $2K --
02/15/1998, 10:45 pm 0 0 $250K --
10/26/1997, 10:10 pm 0 0 $1K --
09/16/1997, 06:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
09/16/1997, 05:40 pm 0 0 $10K --
09/16/1997, 05:15 pm 0 0 $3K --
07/05/1997, 11:50 am 0 0 $2K --
04/23/1997, 06:38 am 0 0 $5K --
07/09/1996, 03:50 pm 0 0 $5K --
11/11/1995, 01:36 pm 0 0 $55K --
11/07/1995, 08:20 pm 0 0 $2K --
08/25/1995, 07:10 am 0 0 $1K --
08/15/1995, 03:30 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/05/1995, 06:10 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/12/1995, 04:43 pm 0 0 $2K --
05/11/1995, 11:45 am 0 0 $150 --
06/24/1994, 09:02 pm 0 0 $5K --
01/01/1903, 12:00 am 0 0 $2K --
         
Wild Fires        
05/03/1999, 11:00 am 0 1 -- --
07/10/1998, 12:01 am 0 4 -- --
         
Wind        
08/02/1995, 01:30 pm 2 0 $30K --
         



Tornados In Columbia County, Florida

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2007-03-02 -- 100 -- 0 0 $10K --
  2005-07-10 10 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2005-07-09 1 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  2004-09-05 1 -- -- 0 0 -- --
  2003-04-25 1 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1999-11-01 5 10 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1998-02-16 -- 30 -- 0 0 $35K --
  1997-10-26 1 10 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1995-11-07 100 10 1 0 0 $500K --
  1983-12-28 3 30 1 0 0 $25K --
  1981-07-08 2 50 1 0 0 $25K --
  1980-06-25 1 20 1 0 0 $3K --
  1980-06-25 -- 20 1 0 0 -- --
  1979-07-04 -- 30 1 0 0 $25K --
  1978-06-28 1 10 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1976-09-03 -- 17 -- 0 0 -- --
  1976-05-14 -- 10 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1975-07-17 -- 30 -- 0 0 -- --
  1974-07-20 -- 10 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1974-05-04 2 20 1 0 0 $3M --
  1971-07-08 -- 50 1 0 0 $3K --
  1969-06-05 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1961-03-31 1 100 1 0 0 -- --
  1954-06-10 2 33 2 0 1 $25K --



Hurricanes And Storms In Columbia County, Florida

  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 48 Knots *
  • Tropical Depression: BRENDA - Wind Speed: 30 Knots
  • Tropical Depression: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 20 Knots


* Hurricane and storm wind is an average wind speed during the storms's life in Columbia County, Florida



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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 Columbia County, 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)



Jails in Columbia County, Florida


  • Columbia County Detention Center


    389 Nw Quinton Street, Lake City, FL 32055
    Capacity: 270
    Confined: 334
    Avg. Population: 340


(updated 2006)



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