For population 25 years and over in Apalachicola:
For population 15 years and over in Apalachicola city:
63 residents are foreign born (0.6% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $989 (0.4%)
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:
Latitude: 29.73 N, Longitude: 84.99 W
Area code: 850
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Apalachicola detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -295 (-11.2%).
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
Apalachicola-area historical tornado activity is below Florida state average. It is 25% 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.
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: 11, Tropical Storms: 6, Floods: 3, Winds: 2, Fires: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Frederick S. Humphries - University president, Ned Porter (baseball) - College baseball player, Will Kendrick - Politician.
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Airports located in Apalachicola:
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See full list of schools located in Apalachicola, School District: FRANKLIN COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Apalachicola:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Apalachicola and their reported violations in the past:APALACHICOLA, CITY OF (Population served: 3063, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 32.8%
(24.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.5% for Black residents, 25.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
3 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
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Apalachicola compared to Florida state average:
Banks with branches in Apalachicola (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Apalachicola city (based on Franklin County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 27.08%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
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8.60% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($72,595 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.64% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($92,980 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Apalachicola fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 345 meters (1,132ft)
Total average daily traffic: 6,450
Total average daily truck traffic: 577
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:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Apalachicola)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:6
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Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2014.