Archer, Florida

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Population in 2017: 1,209 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -6.2%
 
Males: 561  (46.5%)
Females: 648  (53.5%)
Median resident age:

30.6 years
Florida median age:

42.0 years

Zip codes: 32618.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $39,628 (it was $27,875 in 2000)
Archer:

$39,628
FL:

$52,594

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $18,232 (it was $12,345 in 2000)

Archer city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $103,422 (it was $53,000 in 2000)
Archer:

$103,422
FL:

$214,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $194,870; detached houses: $192,445; mobile homes: $105,824

Median gross rent in 2017: $798.

March 2019 cost of living index in Archer: 82.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 43.6%
(29.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 63.5% for Black residents, 63.2% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Archer, FL (2010)
    • 70062.6%White alone
    • 34330.7%Black alone
    • 484.3%Hispanic
    • 111.0%Asian alone
    • 111.0%Two or more races
    • 40.4%American Indian alone
    • 10.09%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Florida and other state lists, there were 37 registered sex offenders living in Archer, Florida as of January 21, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Archer is 39 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (7.4%), Irish (5.9%), Italian (5.1%), German (3.3%), English (2.9%), Hungarian (2.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 88 feet

Land area: 2.38 square miles.

Population density: 509 people per square mile   (low).

Archer, Florida map

25 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.7%
Florida:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,258 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,032 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gainesville, FL (14.4 miles , pop. 95,447).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (75.0 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (773.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Raleigh, FL (2.6 miles ),
East Bronson, FL (2.6 miles ),
Bronson, FL (3.0 miles ),
Newberry, FL (3.0 miles ),
Williston, FL (3.3 miles ),
East Williston, FL (3.4 miles ),
Williston Highlands, FL (3.7 miles ),
Gainesville, FL (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 29.53 N, Longitude: 82.52 W

Area code: 352

Distribution of median household income in Archer, FL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Archer, FL in 2017
Archer satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 11 buildings, average cost: $34,500
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $31,200
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $34,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Archer, FL residents
Average permit cost in Archer, FL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.0%
Florida:

3.3%
Most common industries in Archer, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (18.3%)
  • Health care (11.1%)
  • Construction (7.4%)
  • Public administration (6.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
  • Social assistance (4.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (13.9%)
  • Construction (12.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.6%)
  • Public administration (6.3%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (4.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.6%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (22.6%)
  • Health care (19.0%)
  • Social assistance (8.1%)
  • Public administration (7.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Archer, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Child care workers (4.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11.3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (13.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.7%)
  • Child care workers (7.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.2%)
  • Cashiers (4.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.4%)

Average climate in Archer, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Archer, Florida average temperatures Archer, Florida average precipitation Archer, Florida humidity Archer, Florida wind speed Archer, Florida snowfall Archer, Florida sunshine Archer, Florida clear and cloudy days

Archer, Florida environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 50.3. This is significantly better than average.

City:

50.3
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2005 was 25.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 17.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.5
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.30. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.30
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Archer-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Florida state average. It is 9% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/1978, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 5.0 miles away from the Archer city center injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 12/31/1975, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 37.7 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 26 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Archer-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Florida state average. It is 95% 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 338.6 miles away from Archer center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 300.2 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) earthquake occurred 304.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 272.0 miles away from Archer center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 250.9 miles away from Archer center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 281.8 miles away from Archer 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 Alachua County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 5, Hurricanes: 5, Tropical Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Archer topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Archer:

  • OAK HAMMOCK AT THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA INC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; GAINESVILLE, FL)
  • WOODLANDS CARE CENTER OF ALACHUA COUNTY (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; GAINESVILLE, FL)
  • BMA - GAINESVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; GAINESVILLE, FL)
  • PALM GARDEN OF GAINESVILLE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; GAINESVILLE, FL)
  • PARK MEADOWS HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; GAINESVILLE, FL)
  • NORTH FLORIDA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; GAINESVILLE, FL)
  • NORTH FLORIDA REG MED CTR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; GAINESVILLE, FL)

Airports and heliports located in Archer:

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Amtrak station near Archer:

  • 15 miles: GAINESVILLE (116 INDUSTRIAL BLVD.) - Bus Station . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Archer:

  • Santa Fe College (about 12 miles; Gainesville, FL; Full-time enrollment: 11,819)
  • University of Florida (about 13 miles; Gainesville, FL; FT enrollment: 43,357)
  • College of Central Florida (about 33 miles; Ocala, FL; FT enrollment: 6,103)
  • Rasmussen College-Florida (about 34 miles; Ocala, FL; FT enrollment: 5,736)
  • Florida Gateway College (about 45 miles; Lake City, FL; FT enrollment: 2,179)
  • Saint Johns River State College (about 52 miles; Palatka, FL; FT enrollment: 4,698)
  • Lake-Sumter State College (about 66 miles; Leesburg, FL; FT enrollment: 2,983)

Private high school in Archer:

Public elementary/middle school in Archer:

  • ARCHER ELEMENTARY (Location: 14533 SW 170TH ST, Grades: PK-5)

Private elementary/middle school in Archer:

  • JORDAN GLEN SCHOOL (Students: 115, Location: 12425 SW 154TH ST, Grades: PK-8)
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User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Jordan Glen School also has a Pre-K grade added by Jamie
  • Jordan Glen now has a beautiful pre-kindergarten classroom for 4-year-olds.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Archer: Archer Fire Department (A), Archer Branch Library (B), Alachua County Library District Archer Branch Library (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Archer include: First Baptist Church of Archer (A), Church of Christ of Archer (B), Archer United Methodist Church (C), Saint Joseph Missionary Baptist Church (D), Archer Church of God in Christ (E), Greater Faith Christian Center (F), Church of Christ (G), Archer Family Life Church of God (H), First United Methodist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Shiloh Cemetery (1), Laurel Hill Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Archer: Maddox Field (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Alachua County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

ARCHER WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 1,440, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (OCT-30-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (OCT-30-2012)
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Florida:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

64.0%
Whole state:

65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.7%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

Banks with branches in Archer (2011 data):

  • The Perkins State Bank: Archer Branch at 400 Cottonwood Center, branch established on 2000/10/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $190.5 mil, Deposits: $169.1 mil, headquarters in Williston, FL, negative income in the last year, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Williston Holding Company

For population 15 years and over in Archer:

Marital status in Archer, FL
  • Never married: 36.2%
  • Now married: 36.8%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 3.8%
  • Divorced: 21.9%

For population 25 years and over in Archer:

  • High school or higher: 87.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Florida average:

12.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Archer, FL (based on Alachua County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant47,845173
Catholic20,0046
Mainline Protestant18,36157
Other10,97434
Black Protestant5,42430
Orthodox2332
None144,495-
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: 45
Here:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 30
Here:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 115
Here:

4.80 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 156
Here:

6.52 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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

7.9%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

24.6%
Florida:

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

10.8%
Florida:

14.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Archer:

48.6%
Florida:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Archer:

46.2%
State:

48.5%

Average BMI:
Archer:

29.7
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.3%
Florida:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Archer:

11.5%
Florida:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Florida:

6.9

Overweight people:
Archer:

36.9%
Florida:

34.8%

General health condition:
This city:

55.4%
Florida:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

80.2%
Florida:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Archer, 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 6$5,471$10,9420$0
Financial Administration 3$7,918$31,6720$0
Water Supply 2$3,933$23,5980$0
Streets and Highways 1$1,913$22,9560$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 12$19,235$19,2350$0

Archer government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $300,000 ($248.14)
    Water Utilities: $10,000 ($8.27)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $187,000 ($154.67)
    Solid Waste Management: $136,000 ($112.49)
    Regular Highways: $125,000 ($103.39)
    Financial Administration: $116,000 ($95.95)
    Central Staff Services: $75,000 ($62.03)
    Parks and Recreation: $41,000 ($33.91)
    General - Other: $38,000 ($31.43)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $34,000 ($28.12)
    General Public Buildings: $18,000 ($14.89)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000 ($0.83)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($12.41)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $2,000 ($1.65)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $226,000 ($186.93)

Archer government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $154,000 ($127.38)
    Parks and Recreation: $9,000 ($7.44)
    Other: $8,000 ($6.62)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $83,000 ($68.65)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $85,000 ($70.31)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $6,000 ($4.96)
    Donations From Private Sources: $5,000 ($4.14)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($1.65)
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,000 ($1.65)
    General Revenue - Other: $2,000 ($1.65)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $175,000 ($144.75)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $117,000 ($96.77)
    Highways: $2,000 ($1.65)
  • Tax - Property: $167,000 ($138.13)
    Public Utilities Sales: $166,000 ($137.30)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $58,000 ($47.97)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,000 ($1.65)
    Other License: $2,000 ($1.65)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000 ($0.83)

Archer government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $265,000 ($219.19)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $232,000 ($191.89)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $33,000 ($27.30)

Archer government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $797,000 ($659.22)

8.39% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($47,884 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.39%
Florida average:

7.69%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($342 average AGI)
Alachua County:

0.06%
Florida average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Marion County, FL  0.43% ($33,514 average AGI)
from Broward County, FL  0.30% ($46,771)
from Duval County, FL  0.29% ($36,609)


8.83% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($51,190 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.83%
Florida average:

6.59%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($419 average AGI)
Alachua County:

0.08%
Florida average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Marion County, FL  0.46% ($38,206 average AGI)
to Duval County, FL  0.40% ($40,266)
to Orange County, FL  0.39% ($41,565)

Businesses in Archer, FL

  • Ace Hardware: 1
  • Subway: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Archer:

  • WRUF (850 AM; 5 kW; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WTMN (1430 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLUS (980 AM; 5 kW; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WAJD (1390 AM; 5 kW; GAINESVILLE, FL)
  • WFLF (540 AM; 50 kW; PINE HILLS, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGSR (1570 AM; 50 kW; FERNANDINA BEACH, FL; Owner: RJM COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WCFI (1290 AM; 10 kW; OCALA, FL; Owner: VECTOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WQTM (740 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRZN (720 AM; 10 kW; HERNANDO, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOBS (1530 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDYZ (990 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Archer:

  • WRUF-FM (103.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WSKY-FM (97.3 FM; MICANOPY, FL; Owner: ENTERCOM GAINESVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTMG (101.3 FM; WILLISTON, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKTK (98.5 FM; CRYSTAL RIVER, FL; Owner: ENTERCOM GAINESVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WYKS (105.3 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: GILLEN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUFT-FM (89.1 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WOGK (93.7 FM; OCALA, FL; Owner: OCALA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WHHZ (100.5 FM; NEWBERRY, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJLF (91.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: FIRST ASSEMBLY OF GOD)
  • WNDT (92.5 FM; ALACHUA, FL; Owner: OCALA BROADCASTING CORPORATION, L.L.)
  • WBXY (99.5 FM; LA CROSSE, FL; Owner: ASTERISK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WXJZ (100.9 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: ASTERISK COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WDJY (101.7 FM; TRENTON, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTRS (102.3 FM; DUNNELLON, FL; Owner: ASTERISK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYGC (104.9 FM; HIGH SPRINGS, FL; Owner: ASTERISK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYFB (90.5 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WNDN (107.9 FM; CHIEFLAND, FL; Owner: OCALA BROADCASTING CORPORATION, L.L.)
  • W204BL (88.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Archer:

  • WCJB-TV (Channel 20; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: DIVERSIFIED BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGFL (Channel 53; HIGH SPRINGS, FL; Owner: BUDD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WUFT (Channel 5; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WOGX (Channel 51; OCALA, FL; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WBXG-CA (Channel 31; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WYPN-CA (Channel 45; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: BUDD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLUF-LP (Channel 10; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WFXU (Channel 57; LIVE OAK, FL; Owner: WFXU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • W69AY (Channel 69; ALACHUA, ETC., FL; Owner: ASSOCIATED CHRISTIAN TV SYSTEM, INC.)
  • W33BL (Channel 33; CHIEFLAND, FL; Owner: SUNCOAST B/CING OF LAFAYETTE COUNTY)

Archer fatal accident list:

May 12, 2017 05:00 PM, Us-27, Lat: 29.543453, Lon: -82.521889, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Apr 7, 1995 04:39 PM, Sr 45, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 26, 1995 01:05 PM, Sr45, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 8, 1990 07:20 PM, Peachtrees, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 14, 1985 03:40 AM, 45, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 4, 1983 01:00 AM, 45, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Oct 29, 1978 01:02 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • .75 Mi E Of Sr 241 1.5 Mi N (Lat: 29.548306 Lon: -82.506500), Call Sign: KNHU905,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.463 MHz, Grant Date: 09/10/2003, Expiration Date: 11/16/2013, Cancellation Date: 09/30/2003, Registrant: Florida Power Corporation, 2610 Wycliff Road, Raleigh, NC 27607, Phone: (919) 235-4084, Fax: (919) 235-4008, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

41 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Archer)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Archer)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 1999
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$49,4704$92,9133$80,1801$11,510
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$76,6301$72,6400$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$03$49,2603$53,9530$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$69,0100$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 1999
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$95,570
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 17. The highest number of reported fires - 51 took place in 2006, and the least - 0 in 2003. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Archer, FL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (59.6%), and Structure Fires (23.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Archer, FL
    • 17159.6%Outside Fires
    • 6623.0%Structure Fires
    • 3411.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 165.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Archer, FL
Most common first names in Archer, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William3674.6 years
James3468.2 years
John3377.5 years
Mary2475.0 years
Robert2271.5 years
Willie1770.9 years
Joseph1472.5 years
Henry1279.5 years
Frank1278.8 years
Marie1173.5 years
Most common last names in Archer, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2373.2 years
Williams2072.5 years
Robinson1771.0 years
Jones1675.6 years
Davis1378.6 years
Brown1268.6 years
White1176.9 years
Hunt970.1 years
Young865.1 years
Miller878.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Archer, FL
  • 92.6%Electricity
  • 4.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.5%Utility gas
  • 0.7%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Archer, FL
  • 99.4%Electricity
  • 0.6%Wood


Archer compared to Florida state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above 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 significantly below state average.

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  • #47 on the list of "Top 100 least-safe cities (highest city-data.com crime index)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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