Apalachicola, Florida

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Population in 2014: 2,276 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.5%
 
Males: 1,135  (49.9%)
Females: 1,141  (50.1%)
Median resident age:  47.3 years
Florida median age:  41.5 years

Zip codes: 32320.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $27,363 (it was $23,073 in 2000)
Apalachicola:

$27,363
FL:

$46,036

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,120 (it was $12,227 in 2000)

Apalachicola city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $118,276 (it was $79,100 in 2000)
Apalachicola:

$118,276
FL:

$153,300

Median gross rent in 2013: $591.

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  • Races in Apalachicola, FL (2010)

    Apalachicola races chart
    • 1,42563.9%White alone
    • 58926.4%Black alone
    • 1486.6%Hispanic
    • 492.2%Two or more races
    • 100.4%American Indian alone
    • 70.3%Asian alone
    • 20.09%Other race alone
    • 10.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Apalachicola detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Apalachicola: 83.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (11.4%), United States (10.8%), German (8.0%), English (6.6%), Italian (5.9%), Scottish (1.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 17 feet

Land area: 1.88 square miles.

Population density: 1,211 people per square mile   (low).

Apalachicola,FL real estate house value index trend

Apalachicola, Florida map

For population 25 years and over in Apalachicola:

  • High school or higher: 83.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Apalachicola city:

  • Never married: 25.8%
  • Now married: 41.4%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 11.3%
  • Divorced: 20.8%

30 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.5%
Florida:

19.4%



According to our research of Florida and other state lists there were 15 registered sex offenders living in Apalachicola, Florida as of December 10, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Apalachicola to the number of sex offenders is 151 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,121 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $448 (0.5%)

Apalachicola satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tallahassee, FL (66.2 miles , pop. 150,624).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Petersburg, FL (194.8 miles , pop. 248,232).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (623.8 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Eastpoint, FL (2.7 miles ), Port St. Joe, FL (4.4 miles ), Sumatra, FL (4.5 miles) , Carrabelle, FL (4.6 miles ), Mexico Beach, FL (5.4 miles ), Wewahitchka, FL (5.4 miles ), Sopchoppy, FL (6.2 miles ), West Wakulla, FL (6.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $126,800
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $74,500
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $66,700
  • 2000: 12 buildings, average cost: $71,500
  • 2001: 15 buildings, average cost: $111,400
  • 2003: 20 buildings, average cost: $106,900
  • 2004: 44 buildings, average cost: $76,700
  • 2005: 20 buildings, average cost: $99,300
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $144,400
  • 2007: 10 buildings, average cost: $125,600
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $99,000
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $120,500
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $167,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 29.73 N, Longitude: 84.99 W

Area code: 850

Apalachicola household income distribution Apalachicola home values distribution

Crime rates in Apalachicola by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000000001100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.044.244.00.00.0
Robberies 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 1311294405213
per 100,000 41.0125.442.442.184.1386.1182.1182.10.0221.188.044.1132.4
Burglaries 181021543318169271588
per 100,000 737.4417.9889.52,275.61,387.1772.2728.3409.691.2309.6659.9352.6353.0
Thefts 10263112805568352591782722
per 100,000 4,178.62,632.74,743.83,371.32,311.92,917.21,593.11,137.9410.6751.9352.01,190.0970.9
Auto thefts 4325131311102
per 100,000 163.9125.484.7210.742.0128.745.5136.545.644.244.00.088.3
Arson 0001010000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.042.10.042.90.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 230.6163.0256.7306.8201.5248.1148.6116.725.4129.6112.077.993.3

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Apalachicola detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.65
Florida average:

2.27

Apalachicola tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.3%
Florida:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -295 (-11.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (11%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Educational services (24%)
  • Accommodation and food services (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (19%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Apalachicola: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Apalachicola, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Apalachicola-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Florida state average. It is 50% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/23/1961, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 0.8 miles away from the Apalachicola city center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 10/27/1972, a category F2 tornado 4.4 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Apalachicola-area historical earthquake activity is above Florida state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 260.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 166.8 miles away from Apalachicola center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 342.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 287.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 322.4 miles away from Apalachicola center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 331.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Franklin County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Tropical Storms: 6, Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Fires: 2, Storms: 2, Winds: 2, Freeze: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Apalachicola topographic map

Birthplace of: Frederick S. Humphries - University president, Ned Porter (baseball) - College baseball player, Will Kendrick - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Apalachicola:

  • GEORGE E WEEMS MEMORIAL HOSP (provides emergency services, WASHINGTON SQUARE BOX 610)
  • GEORGE E WEEMS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Government - Local, provides emergency services, 135 AVE G)
  • APALACHICOLA HEALTH CARE CENTE (150 10TH ST)

airports located in Apalachicola:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Apalachicola:

  • Gulf Coast State College (about 55 miles; Panama City, FL; Full-time enrollment: 4,474)
  • Tallahassee Community College (about 64 miles; Tallahassee, FL; FT enrollment: 10,904)
  • Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (about 65 miles; Tallahassee, FL; FT enrollment: 10,841)
  • Florida State University (about 65 miles; Tallahassee, FL; FT enrollment: 38,283)
  • Bainbridge State College (about 86 miles; Bainbridge, GA; FT enrollment: 2,308)
  • Northwest Florida State College (about 105 miles; Niceville, FL; FT enrollment: 5,052)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Dothan (about 114 miles; Dothan, AL; FT enrollment: 3,611)

Private high school in Apalachicola:

  • FIRST BAPTIST CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 50, Location: 46 9TH ST, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Apalachicola:

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Library in Apalachicola:

  • APALACHICOLA MUNICIPAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $19,195; Location: 74- 6TH STREET; 10,959 books; 387 audio materials; 27 video materials; 62 state licensed databases; 13 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Apalachicola Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Scipio Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Apalachicola: John Gorrie Museum State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Caroline's Dining On the River (123 Water Street), Best Western Apalach Inn (249 USHighway 98), Boss Charters (123 Water Street), Apalach Motel (249 US Highway 98).

Franklin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.9%
(21.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.8% for Black residents, 12.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Florida:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  58.0%
Whole state:  65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.1%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
7 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
3 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Apalachicola in 2000:

  • 77 people in nursing homes
  • 5 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Apalachicola, Florida environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Apalachicola (2011 data):

  • Centennial Bank: Apalachicola Branch at 22 Avenue E, branch established on 2004/09/13. Info updated 2012/02/29: Bank assets: $3,588.2 mil, Deposits: $2,891.9 mil, headquarters in Conway, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 109 total offices, Holding Company: Home Bancshares, Inc.
  • Cadence Bank, N.A.: Apalachicola Branch at 58 Fourth Street, branch established on 1956/12/18. Info updated 2011/12/14: Bank assets: $3,909.7 mil, Deposits: $3,124.0 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 112 total offices, Holding Company: Cadence Bancorp Llc

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
Florida average:

12.2

Apalachicola travel time to work - commute Apalachicola mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Apalachicola city (based on Franklin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,71820
Catholic8002
Mainline Protestant7836
Black Protestant2893
Other1332
None6,826-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Franklin County:

5.31 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Franklin County:

7.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

14.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.45 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.7%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Franklin County:

26.8%
Florida:

23.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

19.0%
State:

14.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Apalachicola:

52.0%
Florida:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

49.1%
Florida:

48.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Apalachicola:

18.7%
State:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Apalachicola:

10.7%
Florida:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Florida:

6.9

Overweight people:
Apalachicola:

35.5%
State:

34.8%

General health condition:
Here:

56.4%
Florida:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.8%
State:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Apalachicola, FL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 12$50,891$50,8910$0
Police Protection - Officers 7$21,682$37,1690$0
Police - Other 1$2,648$31,7760$0
Streets and Highways 3$9,358$37,4320$0
Sewerage 3$10,474$41,8960$0
Parks and Recreation 5$12,666$30,3980$0
Water Supply 4$11,288$33,8640$0
Local Libraries 1$1,594$19,1280$0
Totals for Government 36$120,601$40,2000$0

7.58% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,506 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.58%
Florida average:

7.97%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Leon County, FL  0.72% ($19,417 average AGI)
from Wakulla County, FL  0.63% ($-11,000)
from Bay County, FL  0.42% ($21,500)


6.88% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,491 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.88%
Florida average:

7.17%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Leon County, FL  0.88% ($29,379 average AGI)
to Bay County, FL  0.57% ($28,474)
to Wakulla County, FL  0.54% ($44,667)

Strongest AM radio stations in Apalachicola:

  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFRF (1070 AM; daytime; 10 kW; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: FAITH RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WYBT (1000 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BLOUNTSTOWN, FL; Owner: BLOUNTSTOWN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFLF (540 AM; 50 kW; PINE HILLS, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMGG (820 AM; 50 kW; LARGO, FL; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ST. PETERSBURG LICENSEE)
  • WDIZ (590 AM; 3 kW; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLTG (1430 AM; 5 kW; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: HOUR GROUP BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTCL (1580 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CHATTAHOOCHEE, FL; Owner: METZ, INC.)
  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WQTM (740 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHGH (840 AM; daytime; 10 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: H. G. H INVESTMENT CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Apalachicola:

  • WOYS (100.5 FM; APALACHICOLA, FL; Owner: RICHARD L. PLESSINGER, SR.)
  • WFCT (105.5 FM; APALACHICOLA, FL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W283AC (104.5 FM; APALACHICOLA, FL; Owner: FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WFBX (94.5 FM; PARKER, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEBZ (93.5 FM; PORT ST. JOE, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOCY (106.5 FM; CARRABELLE, FL; Owner: RICHARD L. PLESSINGER, SR.)
  • WPAP-FM (92.5 FM; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLHR (107.9 FM; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING OF FLORIDA, L.L.C.)
  • WPBH (99.3 FM; MEXICO BEACH, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Apalachicola:

  • WMBB (Channel 13; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
Apalachicola fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Apalachicola fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 345m1,132ftTotal length
  • 7,150Total average daily traffic
  • 500Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Apalachicola)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Apalachicola, FL)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Apalachicola)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: SEA & SKY INC CYGNET (Category: Amphibian, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 1060 , Serial Number: 20138, Year manufactured: 2013, Airworthiness Date: 10/21/2013
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, Po Box 296, Apalachicola, FL 32329
  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550-N (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 140BV , Serial Number: 3780, Year manufactured: 2011, Airworthiness Date: 08/05/2011
    Registrant (Corporation): 2pd LLC, 140 Pogy Rd, Apalachicola, FL 32320
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172D (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2637U , Serial Number: 17250237, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 04/03/1963
    Registrant (Individual): Charles A Iii Marks, Po Box 129, Apalachicola, FL 32329
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-181 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 432HP , Serial Number: 28-7790547, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 06/14/1977
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Larry J Pentzer, 233 17th St, Apalachicola, FL 32320, Other Owners: Sandra L Pentzer
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5874Q , Serial Number: 3145, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 08/06/1965
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Teddy J Mosteller, 151 24th Ave, Apalachicola, FL 32320, Other Owners: Harriet H Mosteller
  • Aircraft: TIGER AIRCRAFT LLC AG-5B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-360 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 930TE , Serial Number: 10209, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 08/27/2002
    Registrant (Corporation): Tp Transport Auto Brokers Inc, 10 Apalachee St, Apalachicola, FL 32320

Drinking water stations with addresses in Apalachicola and their reported violations in the past:

APALACHICOLA, CITY OF (Population served: 4,362, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-30-2013), St Public Notif requested (SEP-04-2013), St Public Notif received (NOV-07-2013), St Public Notif requested (FEB-05-2014), St Public Notif received (2 times from FEB-10-2014 to MAY-07-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-07-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-28-2012), St Compliance Meeting conducted (MAY-20-2013), St Public Notif requested (JUL-30-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-07-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-28-2012), St Public Notif requested (APR-05-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-07-2013), St Tech Assistance Visit (MAY-14-2013), St Compliance Meeting conducted (MAY-20-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-28-2012), St Public Notif requested (JAN-07-2013), St Tech Assistance Visit (6 times from FEB-07-2013 to MAY-14-2013), St Compliance Meeting conducted (MAY-20-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-28-2012), St Public Notif requested (OCT-15-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-07-2012), St Tech Assistance Visit (6 times from FEB-07-2013 to MAY-14-2013), St Compliance Meeting conducted (MAY-20-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-28-2012), St Public Notif requested (JUN-19-2012), St Tech Assistance Visit (8 times from AUG-01-2012 to MAY-14-2013), St Compliance Meeting conducted (MAY-20-2013)
  • 3 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure Submit IDSE/Subpart V Plan Rpt - In JUL-02-2010, Contaminant: DBP STAGE 2. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (JAN-18-2011)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
Most common first names in Apalachicola, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4878.6 years
James4567.8 years
Mary3982.0 years
George3375.4 years
William3177.0 years
Charles2971.0 years
Willie2472.8 years
Robert2170.2 years
Joseph1579.3 years
Annie1582.8 years
Most common last names in Apalachicola, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3674.6 years
Wilson1870.0 years
Williams1579.5 years
Davis1478.1 years
Brown1378.1 years
Cooper1271.3 years
Allen1171.7 years
Johnson1179.0 years
Creamer1071.1 years
Thompson976.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (85%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Solar energy (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
Businesses in Apalachicola, FL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1FedEx1
Best Western1Subway1
CVS1UPS1

Apalachicola compared to Florida state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.

Apalachicola on our top lists:

  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in United Kingdom (population 500+)"
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  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Asia, n.e.c. (population 500+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Melanesia (population 500+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Micronesia (population 500+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Polynesia (population 500+)"
There are 3 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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  • Drew Morgan (2)
  • Jack Jolley, Jr. (1)
  • Gordon K. Adkins (1)

Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2016.