Babson Park, Florida

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Population in 2010: 1,356.
Population change since 2000: +14.7%
Males: 641  (47.3%)
Females: 715  (52.7%)
Median resident age:

21.5 years
Florida median age:

42.0 years

Zip codes: 33827.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $38,320 (it was $28,487 in 2000)
Babson Park:

$38,320
FL:

$52,594

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $15,415 (it was $11,912 in 2000)

Babson Park CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $145,112 (it was $65,900 in 2000)
Babson Park:

$145,112
FL:

$214,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $202,473; detached houses: $197,566

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,035.

March 2019 cost of living index in Babson Park: 87.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 18.8%
(7.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 41.7% for Black residents, 16.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Babson Park, FL (2010)
    • 93569.0%White alone
    • 23917.6%Black alone
    • 1148.4%Hispanic
    • 322.4%Asian alone
    • 251.8%Two or more races
    • 50.4%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 50.4%Other race alone
    • 10.07%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Florida and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Babson Park, Florida as of June 02, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Babson Park is 245 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (30.6%), German (5.1%), Irish (4.6%), Greek (2.8%), Italian (1.8%), English (1.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 156 feet

Land area: 1.49 square miles.

Population density: 908 people per square mile   (low).

Babson Park, Florida map

121 residents are foreign born (3.8% Latin America).

This place:

8.0%
Florida:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,757 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lakeland, FL (30.1 miles , pop. 78,452).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tampa, FL (58.1 miles , pop. 303,447).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (849.8 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Hillcrest Heights, FL (0.7 miles ),
Highland Park, FL (1.8 miles ),
Crooked Lake Park, FL (1.9 miles ),
Frostproof, FL (2.4 miles ),
Lake Wales, FL (2.5 miles ),
Waverly, FL (3.3 miles ),
Alturas, FL (3.4 miles ),
Dundee, FL (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 27.83 N, Longitude: 81.53 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 863

Distribution of median household income in Babson Park, FL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Babson Park, FL in 2017

Property values in Babson Park, FL

Babson Park satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
Florida:

3.3%
Most common industries in Babson Park, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (13.6%)
  • Public administration (8.7%)
  • Construction (8.2%)
  • Health care (5.9%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.1%)
  • Food (4.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (20.3%)
  • Construction (14.7%)
  • Public administration (12.4%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (8.3%)
  • Truck transportation (6.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.1%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (11.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.9%)
  • Educational services (9.8%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (9.2%)
  • Health care (9.2%)
  • Personal & laundry services (8.6%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.3%)
Most common occupations in Babson Park, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (10.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.9%)
  • Construction laborers (4.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (14.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (8.3%)
  • Construction laborers (8.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.4%)
  • Financial managers (6.5%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (5.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (13.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.8%)
  • Personal appearance workers (8.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.0%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Cashiers (6.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.2%)

Average climate in Babson Park, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Babson Park-area historical tornado activity is above Florida state average. It is 51% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/22/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 27.8 miles away from the Babson Park place center killed 25 people and injured 150 people and caused $55 million in damages.

On 3/9/1998, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 1.7 miles away from the place center injured 4 people and caused $2 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Babson Park-area historical earthquake activity is near Florida state average. It is 96% 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 332.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 360.2 miles away from Babson Park 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 330.4 miles away from Babson Park 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 414.0 miles away from Babson Park center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 421.7 miles away from Babson Park 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 370.7 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 Polk County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Fires: 6, Tropical Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Floods: 2, Freeze: 1, Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Babson Park topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Babson Park:

  • RAI CARE CENTERS - LAKE WALES (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; LAKE WALES, FL)
  • GROVES CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; LAKE WALES, FL)
  • AMEDISYS OF LAKE WALES (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; LAKE WALES, FL)
  • LAKE WALES MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; LAKE WALES, FL)
  • LAKE WALES DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; LAKE WALES, FL)
  • LAKE WALES MEDICAL EXT CARE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; LAKE WALES, FL)
  • GRACE HEALTHCARE OF LAKE WALES (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; LAKE WALES, FL)

Amtrak station near Babson Park:

  • 18 miles: WINTER HAVEN (1800 7TH ST. S.W.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand.

College/University in Babson Park:

  • Webber International University (Full-time enrollment: 692; Location: 1201 N Scenic Hwy; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.webber.edu; Offers Master's degree)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Babson Park:

  • Polk State College (about 18 miles; Winter Haven, FL; Full-time enrollment: 7,935)
  • Southeastern University (about 28 miles; Lakeland, FL; FT enrollment: 2,407)
  • Florida Southern College (about 30 miles; Lakeland, FL; FT enrollment: 2,460)
  • Universal Technical Institute-Auto Motorcycle & Marine Mechanics Institute Division-Orlando (about 42 miles; Orlando, FL; FT enrollment: 4,338)
  • Everest University-South Orlando (about 43 miles; Orlando, FL; FT enrollment: 33,859)
  • Valencia College (about 49 miles; Orlando, FL; FT enrollment: 30,467)
  • Everest University-Brandon (about 52 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 7,702)

Public elementary/middle school in Babson Park:

See full list of schools located in Babson Park

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Nearest Hospital is Lake Wales Medical Center 5.1 miles
  • Nearest Hospital is Lake Wales Medical Center 5.1 miles

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Babson Park: Polk County Fire Department Station 3 Babson Park (A), Polk County Sheriff's Office Community Policing Unit Babson Park (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Polk 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 Babson Park and their reported violations in the past:

BOB'S LANDING MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-30-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-30-2005), St Public Notif received (JAN-10-2006)
GREEN ACRES MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 62, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • Public Education - Between JUL-13-2010 and DEC-30-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-26-2010), St Public Notif received (DEC-21-2010), St Unresolved (JAN-18-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - In NOV-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-30-2008), St BCA signed (JAN-08-2009), St Public Notif received (MAR-19-2009), St Unresolved (OCT-23-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-26-2010)
  • 9 routine major monitoring violations
SPIKERS MHP (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Average household size:
This place:

2.8 people
Florida:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

70.3%
Whole state:

65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

7.9%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.6% of all households
297 people in college/university student housing in 2010
148 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000
3 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Babson Park:

Marital status in Babson Park, FL
  • Never married: 41.6%
  • Now married: 44.1%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 7.3%

For population 25 years and over in Babson Park:

  • High school or higher: 86.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 27.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.3
Florida average:

12.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Babson Park:

(Babson Park, Florida Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Babson Park, FL (based on Polk County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant148,424504
Catholic45,25113
Mainline Protestant31,34774
Black Protestant10,76146
Other8,63036
Orthodox3073
None357,375-
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: 94
Polk County:

1.64 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
Polk County:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 104
Polk County:

1.82 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 215
This county:

3.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 281
Polk County:

4.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.45 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Polk County:

9.8%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Polk County:

30.1%
Florida:

23.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.0%
State:

14.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.4%
Florida:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Babson Park:

45.0%
Florida:

48.5%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.7
Florida:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Babson Park:

20.5%
State:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Babson Park:

11.1%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Babson Park:

6.8
Florida:

6.9

Overweight people:
Here:

33.6%
State:

34.8%

General health condition:
Babson Park:

55.3%
State:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.8%
Florida:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Babson Park, FL Residents

8.18% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($45,148 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.18%
Florida average:

7.69%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($333 average AGI)
Polk County:

0.06%
Florida average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Hillsborough County, FL  0.82% ($41,918 average AGI)
from Orange County, FL  0.81% ($35,724)
from Osceola County, FL  0.78% ($34,937)


6.08% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($43,144 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.08%
Florida average:

6.59%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($232 average AGI)
Polk County:

0.05%
Florida average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Hillsborough County, FL  0.73% ($38,634 average AGI)
to Orange County, FL  0.64% ($39,765)
to Osceola County, FL  0.54% ($31,835)

Strongest AM radio stations in Babson Park:

  • WFLF (540 AM; 50 kW; PINE HILLS, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQTM (740 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQYK (1010 AM; 50 kW; SEFFNER, FL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TAMPA)
  • WHOO (1080 AM; daytime; 35 kW; KISSIMMEE, FL; Owner: GENESIS COMMUNICATIONS I, INC.)
  • WDYZ (990 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WHNR (1360 AM; 5 kW; CYPRESS GARDENS, FL; Owner: GB ENTERPRISES COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WIPC (1280 AM; 1 kW; LAKE WALES, FL; Owner: SIBER MEDIA GROUP INC)
  • WONQ (1030 AM; 45 kW; OVIEDO, FL; Owner: FLORIDA BROADCASTERS)
  • WMGG (820 AM; 50 kW; LARGO, FL; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ST. PETERSBURG LICENSEE)
  • WIXC (1060 AM; 50 kW; TITUSVILLE, FL; Owner: GENESIS COMMUNICATIONS I, INC.)
  • WJCM (1050 AM; 5 kW; SEBRING, FL; Owner: COHAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WWBF (1130 AM; 3 kW; BARTOW, FL; Owner: THOMAS N. THORNBURG, THORNBURG COMM.)
  • WFLA (970 AM; 25 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Babson Park:

  • WPCV (97.5 FM; WINTER HAVEN, FL; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSJT (94.1 FM; LAKELAND, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWRZ (98.3 FM; FORT MEADE, FL; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WWOJ (99.1 FM; AVON PARK, FL; Owner: COHAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WWRM (94.9 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WPOI (101.5 FM; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WFLZ-FM (93.3 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMTX (100.7 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WQYK-FM (99.5 FM; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF FLORIDA)
  • WTBT (103.5 FM; BRADENTON, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WXXL (106.7 FM; TAVARES, FL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WHPT (102.5 FM; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WLAZ (89.1 FM; KISSIMMEE, FL; Owner: CAGUAS EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • WBVM (90.5 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: BISHOP OF THE DIOCESE/ST. PETERSBURG)
  • WLVF-FM (90.3 FM; HAINES CITY, FL; Owner: LANDMARK BAPTIST CHURCH, INC.)
  • WYFO (91.9 FM; LAKELAND, FL; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Babson Park:

  • WMOR-TV (Channel 32; LAKELAND, FL; Owner: WMOR-TV COMPANY)
  • WOPX (Channel 56; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: PAXSON ORLANDO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WEDU (Channel 3; TAMPA, FL; Owner: FLORIDA WEST COAST PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRDQ (Channel 27; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: WFTV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WZXZ-CA (Channel 11; ORLANDO, ETC., FL; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WLWA-LP (Channel 14; LAKELAND, FL; Owner: TRI-MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WXPX (Channel 66; BRADENTON, FL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATION LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WFLA-TV (Channel 8; TAMPA, FL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFTS-TV (Channel 28; TAMPA, FL; Owner: TAMPA BAY TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WTOG (Channel 44; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: VIACOM INTERNATIONAL INC.)
  • WTVT (Channel 13; TAMPA, FL; Owner: TVT LICENSE, INC.)
  • WUSF-TV (Channel 16; TAMPA, FL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA)
  • WTTA (Channel 38; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: BAY TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WFTT (Channel 50; TAMPA, FL; Owner: TELEFUTURA TAMPA LLC)
  • WTGL-TV (Channel 52; COCOA, FL; Owner: GOOD LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBCC (Channel 68; COCOA, FL; Owner: BREVARD COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WCLF (Channel 22; CLEARWATER, FL; Owner: CHRISTIAN TELEVISION CORPORATION, INC.)
  • WTAM-LP (Channel 6; TAMPA, FL; Owner: U.S. INTERACTIVE, L.L.C.)
  • W27AE (Channel 27; SEBRING, FL; Owner: VIACOM INTERNATIONAL INC.)

Babson Park fatal accident list:

May 2, 2002 05:35 PM, Sr-17, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 9, 1998 05:53 PM, N.Lake Patrick Dr., Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Feb 8, 1993 03:05 PM, Sr17, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 2
Feb 12, 1983 04:40 PM, 555, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jan 7, 1978 06:28 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 23ft / 7.3mTotal length
  • 19,720Total average daily traffic
  • 1,174Total average daily truck traffic
  • 34,096Total future (year 2038) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

64 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Babson Park)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • TA72XC029, Corner Of State Road 60 And Saddlebag Lake Road (002735 / Alcoma) (Lat: 27.892222 Lon: -81.476667), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 92.1 m, Overall height: 96.3 m, Call Sign: WQSH489,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10735.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz... (+8 more), Grant Date: 09/19/2013, Expiration Date: 09/19/2023, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa-0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 1.5 Miles 14 West Of South From (Lat: 27.813611 Lon: -81.535333), Overall height: 31.1 m, Call Sign: KRS703,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.100 MHz, Grant Date: 03/06/2000, Expiration Date: 07/01/2008, Cancellation Date: 11/01/2001, Registrant: Verizon Services Group, 1850 M Street Nw, Suite 1200, Washington, DC 20036-5801, Phone: (202) 463-5295, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Babson Park)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: BEECH 58 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550 SERIES (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 13TW , Serial Number: TH-1468, Year manufactured: 1985, Airworthiness Date: 05/15/1986, Certificate Issue Date: 02/20/2014
    Registrant (LLC): Tango Whisky Air LLC, 361 Lake Ave, Babson Park, FL 33827
  • Aircraft: BEECH V35B (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 25717 , Serial Number: D-9542, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 10/08/1973, Certificate Issue Date: 05/26/2016
    Registrant (LLC): Vaadi LLC, 1390 N Crooked Lake Dr, Babson Park, FL 33827
  • Aircraft: FOREST BERNARD WAG-A-BOND (Category: Amphibian, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 664BB , Serial Number: 71, Certificate Issue Date: 03/26/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Robert H Jr Ohlinger, Po Box 336, Babson Park, FL 33827
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 84234 , Serial Number: 17258390, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 06/13/1969, Certificate Issue Date: 12/05/2016
    Registrant (LLC): Flying O Aviation LLC, Po Box 336, Babson Park, FL 33827
  • Aircraft: BEECH 58 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550 SERIES (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 751TK , Serial Number: TH-1468, Year manufactured: 1985, Airworthiness Date: 05/15/1986, Certificate Issue Date: 02/20/2014
    Registrant (Corporation): Tango Whisky Air LLC, 361 Lake Ave, Babson Park, FL 33827

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 1999
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$63,2752$50,9751$32,510
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$29,1400$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$49,4303$36,6730$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$55,1100$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 15. The highest number of fire incidents - 30 took place in 2006, and the least - 1 in 2003. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Babson Park, FL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (67.8%), and Structure Fires (25.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Babson Park, FL
    • 16067.8%Outside Fires
    • 6025.4%Structure Fires
    • 145.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 20.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Babson Park, FL
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Babson Park, FL
  • 97.0%Electricity
  • 3.0%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Babson Park, FL
  • 100.0%Electricity


Babson Park compared to Florida state average:

  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 3 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Lee F. Rathbun (2)
  • Christopher Alan Skipper (1)

Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2020.