Black Diamond, Florida

We are giving away $1200 in prizes - enter simply by sending us your own city pictures!

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2010: 1,101. Population change since 2000: +58.6%
Males: 464  (42.2%)
Females: 637  (57.8%)
Median resident age:  54.1 years
Florida median age:  42.1 years

Zip codes: 34461.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $79,460 (it was $107,771 in 2000)
Black Diamond:

$79,460
FL:

$50,860

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $37,151 (it was $53,621 in 2000)

Black Diamond CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $342,024 (it was $346,700 in 2000)
Black Diamond:

$342,024
FL:

$197,700

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $362,387; Detached houses: $378,468
Business Profiles
Profiles of local businesses
Put your B&M business profile right here for free. 50,000 businesses already created their profiles!
Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2016 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
  • Races in Black Diamond, FL (2010)

    Black Diamond races chart
    • 97088.1%White alone
    • 867.8%Asian alone
    • 201.8%Hispanic
    • 161.5%Black alone
    • 70.6%Two or more races
    • 20.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Black Diamond: 82.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Recent articles from our blog. Our writers, many of them Ph.D. graduates or candidates, create easy-to-read articles on a wide variety of topics.
Black Diamond, FL forum
Recent posts about Black Diamond, Florida on our local forum with over 2,000,000 registered users. Black Diamond is mentioned 84 times on our forum:
Black Diamond in Wellington vs Olympia and Versailles  (6 replies)
Moved from CT to Citrus County  (15 replies)
What is it about Ocala?  (71 replies)
What fees are in the Villages????  (18 replies)
Questions about Beverly Hills Florida  (11 replies)
Black Diamond in Wellington  (2 replies)

Latest news from Black Diamond, FL collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: German (18.0%), American (17.1%), Italian (13.5%), English (13.1%), Irish (7.5%), Ukrainian (4.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 60 feet

Land area: 3.78 square miles.

Population density: 291 people per square mile   (very low).

Black Diamond,FL real estate house value index trend

Black Diamond, Florida map

For population 25 years and over in Black Diamond:

  • High school or higher: 98.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 44.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Black Diamond CDP:

  • Never married: 19.7%
  • Now married: 54.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 19.1%
  • Divorced: 6.7%

137 residents are foreign born (8.0% Europe, 3.8% Asia).

This place:

11.2%
Florida:

19.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $7,485 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $3,863 (1.1%)

Black Diamond satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spring Hill, FL (30.1 miles , pop. 69,078).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tampa, FL (65.1 miles , pop. 303,447).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (779.1 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Beverly Hills, FL (1.5 miles ), Pine Ridge, FL (1.6 miles ), Lecanto, FL (2.1 miles ), Citrus Hills, FL (2.1 miles ), Citrus Springs, FL (2.4 miles ), Crystal River, FL (2.5 miles ), Hernando, FL (2.7 miles ), Inverness Highlands North, FL (2.8 miles ).

Latitude: 28.91 N, Longitude: 82.49 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 352

Black Diamond household income distribution Black Diamond home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.1%
Florida:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (42%)
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (67%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (16%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (16%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (30%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (20%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Production occupations (49%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)

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

Average climate in Black Diamond, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Black Diamond-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Florida state average. It is 16% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/9/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.6 miles away from the Black Diamond place center killed 3 people and injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 12/31/1975, a category F3 tornado 22.7 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 26 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Black Diamond-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above 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 313.4 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 324.5 miles away from Black Diamond center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 343.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 309.0 miles away from the city 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 285.5 miles away from Black Diamond 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 319.0 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 Citrus County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Floods: 3, Tropical Storms: 3, Fires: 2, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Freeze: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Black Diamond topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Black Diamond:

  • HERITAGE BEVERLY HILLS (Hospital, about 1 miles away; LECANTO, FL)
  • DIAMOND RIDGE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; LECANTO, FL)
  • ADVOCATE HOME HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; LECANTO, FL)
  • ULTIMATE NURSING CARE, LLC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; BEVERLY HILLS, FL)
  • HEALTH CENTER AT BRENTWOOD (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; LECANTO, FL)
  • KEY PINE VILLAGE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; LECANTO, FL)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF CITRUS COUNTY (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; LECANTO, FL)

Operable nuclear power plant near Black Diamond:

  • 7 miles: Crystal River 3 in Crystal River, FL.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Black Diamond:

  • Rasmussen College-Florida (about 24 miles; Ocala, FL; Full-time enrollment: 5,736)
  • College of Central Florida (about 27 miles; Ocala, FL; FT enrollment: 6,103)
  • Saint Leo University (about 43 miles; Saint Leo, FL; FT enrollment: 14,572)
  • Lake-Sumter State College (about 43 miles; Leesburg, FL; FT enrollment: 2,983)
  • Pasco-Hernando Community College (about 45 miles; New Port Richey, FL; FT enrollment: 7,030)
  • University of Florida (about 51 miles; Gainesville, FL; FT enrollment: 43,357)
  • Santa Fe College (about 54 miles; Gainesville, FL; FT enrollment: 11,819)

Click to draw/clear place borders

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 32.8. This is significantly better than average.

City:

32.8
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.08. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.08
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 12.2%
Average household size:
This place:  2.1 people
Florida:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  80.4%
Whole state:  65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  2.2%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
126 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
141 people in nursing homes in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Florida average:

12.3

Black Diamond travel time to work - commute Black Diamond mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Black Diamond CDP (based on Citrus County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant20,465100
Catholic13,6126
Mainline Protestant6,56915
Other1,88310
Black Protestant4414
Orthodox2462
None98,020-
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: 19
Citrus County:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
Citrus County:

1.21 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
Citrus County:

3.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 86
Here:

6.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.3%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Citrus County:

26.2%
Florida:

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

12.0%
State:

14.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Black Diamond:

59.7%
Florida:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

55.4%
Florida:

48.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.3
Florida:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Black Diamond:

17.6%
Florida:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Black Diamond:

8.8%
Florida:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Black Diamond:

7.3
Florida:

6.9

Overweight people:
Black Diamond:

38.9%
Florida:

34.8%

General health condition:
Black Diamond:

62.2%
State:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Black Diamond:

74.0%
Florida:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Black Diamond, FL Residents

6.45% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,260 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.45%
Florida average:

7.97%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($197 average AGI)
Citrus County:

0.03%
Florida average:

0.11%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Marion County, FL  0.58% ($27,013 average AGI)
from Hernando County, FL  0.30% ($30,213)
from Pinellas County, FL  0.27% ($34,597)


6.45% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,475 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.45%
Florida average:

7.17%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($138 average AGI)
Citrus County:

0.04%
Florida average:

0.12%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Marion County, FL  0.67% ($29,017 average AGI)
to Hillsborough County, FL  0.37% ($21,592)
to Hernando County, FL  0.35% ($31,315)

Strongest AM radio stations in Black Diamond:

  • WRZN (720 AM; 10 kW; HERNANDO, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WINV (1560 AM; daytime; 7 kW; BEVERLY HILLS, FL; Owner: WGUL-FM, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WMGG (820 AM; 50 kW; LARGO, FL; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ST. PETERSBURG LICENSEE)
  • WQYK (1010 AM; 50 kW; SEFFNER, FL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TAMPA)
  • WDYZ (990 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WCFI (1290 AM; 10 kW; OCALA, FL; Owner: VECTOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFLA (970 AM; 25 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WONQ (1030 AM; 45 kW; OVIEDO, FL; Owner: FLORIDA BROADCASTERS)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHNZ (1250 AM; 25 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Black Diamond:

  • WXCV (95.3 FM; HOMOSASSA SPRINGS, FL; Owner: WXOF, INC.)
  • WLMS (88.3 FM; LECANTO, FL; Owner: THE BP OF DIOCESE OF ST. P/BURG FL.)
  • W215AJ (90.9 FM; CRYSTAL RIVER, ETC., FL; Owner: MARION COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WHGN (91.9 FM; CRYSTAL RIVER, FL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WJUF (90.1 FM; INVERNESS, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WAQV (90.9 FM; CRYSTAL RIVER, FL; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WKTK (98.5 FM; CRYSTAL RIVER, FL; Owner: ENTERCOM GAINESVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WOGK (93.7 FM; OCALA, FL; Owner: OCALA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WXOF (96.3 FM; YANKEETOWN, FL; Owner: WGUL-FM, INC)
  • WIFL (104.3 FM; INGLIS, FL; Owner: SEVEN RIVERS BROADCAST MINISTRY, INC.)
  • WDUV (105.5 FM; NEW PORT RICHEY, FL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WTRS (102.3 FM; DUNNELLON, FL; Owner: ASTERISK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMFQ (92.9 FM; OCALA, FL; Owner: ASTERISK COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WGUL-FM (106.3 FM; BEVERLY HILLS, FL; Owner: WGUL-FM, INC.)
  • WFJV-LP (107.5 FM; CITRONELLE, FL; Owner: NEW BEGINNINGS MINISTRY)
  • WJIX-LP (103.1 FM; HOMOSASSA, FL; Owner: CHRISTIAN RADIO NETWORK INC)

TV broadcast stations around Black Diamond:

  • WYKE-LP (Channel 49; INGLIS/YANKEETOWN, FL; Owner: CITRUS COUNTY ASSOCIATION FOR RETARDED CITIZENS, INC)
  • W61AK (Channel 61; INVERNESS, FL; Owner: VIACOM INTERNATIONAL INC.)
  • WOGX (Channel 51; OCALA, FL; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WTSP (Channel 10; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)

Black Diamond compared to Florida state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Black Diamond on our top lists:

  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in nursing homes (population 1,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people born in other U.S. states (population 500+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest residents"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #8 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+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
Cost of Living Calculator