Branford, Florida

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Population in 2017: 728 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +4.7%
 
Males: 372  (51.1%)
Females: 356  (48.9%)
Median resident age:

39.7 years
Florida median age:

42.0 years

Zip codes: 32008.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $32,904 (it was $24,286 in 2000)
Branford:

$32,904
FL:

$52,594

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $17,601 (it was $12,716 in 2000)

Branford town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $119,858 (it was $52,200 in 2000)
Branford:

$119,858
FL:

$214,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $107,751; detached houses: $116,970; mobile homes: $44,227

Median gross rent in 2017: $542.

March 2019 cost of living index in Branford: 81.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 29.4%
(22.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.3% for Black residents, 34.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 59.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Branford, FL (2010)
    • 52573.7%White alone
    • 9413.2%Hispanic
    • 496.9%Black alone
    • 152.1%Two or more races
    • 121.7%Asian alone
    • 60.8%American Indian alone
    • 60.8%Other race alone
    • 50.7%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Florida and other state lists, there were 13 registered sex offenders living in Branford, Florida as of May 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Branford is 63 to 1.


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Ancestries: English (9.6%), American (8.4%), Scottish (5.7%), Irish (5.2%), German (2.5%), Italian (1.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 40 feet

Land area: 0.83 square miles.

Population density: 878 people per square mile   (low).

Branford, Florida map

133 residents are foreign born (12.5% Latin America).

This town:

15.9%
Florida:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $829 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $593 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gainesville, FL (41.0 miles , pop. 95,447).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (79.7 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (746.9 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Fort White, FL (3.6 miles ),
Bell, FL (3.9 miles ),
McAlpin-Wellborn, FL (3.9 miles ),
Spring Ridge, FL (3.9 miles ),
Mayo, FL (4.0 miles ),
High Springs, FL (4.7 miles ),
Dowling Park, FL (4.7 miles ),
Live Oak, FL (4.8 miles )

Latitude: 29.96 N, Longitude: 82.93 W

Area code: 386

Distribution of median household income in Branford, FL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Branford, FL in 2017
Branford satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.5%
Florida:

3.3%
Population change in the 1990s: +32 (+4.8%).
Most common industries in Branford, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (14.5%)
  • Educational services (12.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.2%)
  • Health care (9.7%)
  • Public administration (7.8%)
  • Construction (4.8%)
  • Truck transportation (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (21.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.2%)
  • Public administration (8.1%)
  • Construction (7.5%)
  • Educational services (6.9%)
  • Truck transportation (6.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (21.9%)
  • Health care (19.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (14.6%)
  • Public administration (7.3%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (5.2%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (4.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.2%)
Most common occupations in Branford, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (12.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.2%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (18.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (8.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.3%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (7.3%)
  • Cashiers (7.3%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.3%)

Average climate in Branford, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Branford, Florida average temperatures Branford, Florida average precipitation Branford, Florida humidity Branford, Florida wind speed Branford, Florida snowfall Branford, Florida sunshine Branford, Florida clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 64.5. This is about average.

City:

64.5
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 23.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.59. This is about average. There were 0 monitors within city limits.

City:

8.59
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Branford-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Florida state average. It is 26% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/27/1984, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.7 miles away from the Branford town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 2/25/1960, a category F3 tornado 24.2 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Branford-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 341.9 miles away from Branford 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 271.0 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 271.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 261.2 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 244.6 miles away from the city 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 351.0 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 Suwannee County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Fires: 4, Tropical Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Storms: 2, Winds: 2, Freeze: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Branford topographic map

Airports located in Branford:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Branford:

  • Florida Gateway College (about 26 miles; Lake City, FL; Full-time enrollment: 2,179)
  • Santa Fe College (about 36 miles; Gainesville, FL; FT enrollment: 11,819)
  • University of Florida (about 41 miles; Gainesville, FL; FT enrollment: 43,357)
  • Valdosta State University (about 66 miles; Valdosta, GA; FT enrollment: 11,155)
  • Wiregrass Georgia Technical College (about 70 miles; Valdosta, GA; FT enrollment: 3,246)
  • College of Central Florida (about 72 miles; Ocala, FL; FT enrollment: 6,103)
  • Rasmussen College-Florida (about 72 miles; Ocala, FL; FT enrollment: 5,736)

Public high school in Branford:

Public elementary/middle school in Branford:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Branford: Branford High School Stadium (A), Branford Volunteer Fire Department (B), Suwannee County Fire Rescue Station 3 (C), Branford Town Hall (D), Branford Public Library (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Branford include: First Baptist Church of Branford (A), San Juan Catholic Mission (B), Branford United Methodist Church (C), Vineyard of Grace Ministries (D), Branford Church of God by Faith (E), Branford Presbyterian Church (F), Branford Church of God (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Branford: Hatch Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Suwannee County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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

BRANFORD WTP (Population served: 700, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-22-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-26-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-24-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-17-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-04-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-17-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-04-2012)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
SUWANNEE RIVER COVE CAMPGROUND (Population served: 125, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-30-2013), St Public Notif received (MAR-01-2013)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
RIVER RUN CAMPGROUND (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2014, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In MAY-2014, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR)
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-01-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-01-2011)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
SANDY POINT T.P. ; CAMPGROUND (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-01-2014), St Public Notif received (JUN-30-2014)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Branford that have no violations reported:

  • TROY SPRINGS STATE PARK (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.6 people
Florida:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

66.8%
Whole state:

65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

8.7%
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: 0.4% of all households
12 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Branford (2011 data):

  • Lafayette State Bank: Branford Branch at 103 U S Highway 27 East, branch established on 1998/07/02. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $90.9 mil, Deposits: $79.0 mil, headquarters in Mayo, FL, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices
  • Capital City Bank: Branford Branch at 814 Suwannee Avenue, branch established on 1911/02/18. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $2,617.3 mil, Deposits: $2,181.2 mil, headquarters in Tallahassee, FL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 74 total offices, Holding Company: Capital City Bank Group, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Branford:

Marital status in Branford, FL
  • Never married: 31.2%
  • Now married: 38.3%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 12.9%
  • Divorced: 15.4%

For population 25 years and over in Branford:

  • High school or higher: 79.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
Florida average:

12.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Branford
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Branford:

(Branford, Florida Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Branford, FL (based on Suwannee County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,15671
Black Protestant2,26212
Mainline Protestant1,44010
Catholic1,0702
Other9576
None19,666-
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
Suwannee County:

1.53 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Here:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
This county:

8.13 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Suwannee County:

4.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.5%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

30.6%
State:

23.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Suwannee County:

12.0%
State:

14.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Branford:

45.1%
Florida:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Branford:

39.3%
Florida:

48.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
Florida:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Branford:

24.0%
State:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.5%
Florida:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Branford:

6.8
State:

6.9

Overweight people:
Branford:

30.3%
Florida:

34.8%

General health condition:
Branford:

51.3%
Florida:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.1%
Florida:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Branford, 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 2$3,627$21,7620$0
Sewerage 2$3,521$21,1260$0
Water Supply 1$2,538$30,4560$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 5$9,686$23,2460$0

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

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $180,000 ($247.25)
    Solid Waste Management: $127,000 ($174.45)
    Financial Administration: $97,000 ($133.24)
    Water Utilities: $96,000 ($131.87)
    Parks and Recreation: $58,000 ($79.67)
    Central Staff Services: $57,000 ($78.30)
    Natural Resources - Other: $42,000 ($57.69)
    Police Protection: $42,000 ($57.69)
    Regular Highways: $32,000 ($43.96)
    General - Other: $29,000 ($39.84)
    Local Fire Protection: $21,000 ($28.85)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $18,000 ($24.73)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($4.12)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $49,000 ($67.31)
    Local Fire Protection: $17,000 ($23.35)
    Parks and Recreation: $17,000 ($23.35)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($8.24)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($8.24)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $114,000 ($156.59)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($4.12)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $147,000 ($201.92)
    Sewerage: $55,000 ($75.55)
    Other: $8,000 ($10.99)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($2.75)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $86,000 ($118.13)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $21,000 ($28.85)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($5.49)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000 ($1.37)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $100,000 ($137.36)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $50,000 ($68.68)
  • Tax - Public Utilities Sales: $111,000 ($152.47)
    Property: $93,000 ($127.75)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $65,000 ($89.29)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $47,000 ($64.56)
    Other Selective Sales: $25,000 ($34.34)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $127,000 ($174.45)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $104,000 ($142.86)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $23,000 ($31.59)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,074,000 ($1475.27)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $43,000 ($59.07)

8.30% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($31,816 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.30%
Florida average:

7.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Columbia County, FL  1.26% ($32,529 average AGI)
from Lafayette County, FL  0.34% ($37,413)
from Alachua County, FL  0.33% ($28,136)


6.99% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($31,048 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.99%
Florida average:

6.59%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Columbia County, FL  1.47% ($37,887 average AGI)
to Alachua County, FL  0.38% ($33,000)
to Hamilton County, FL  0.34% ($30,067)
Businesses in Branford, FL
NameCountNameCount
H&R Block1Subway1
Hardee's1U-Haul1
RadioShack1UPS1

Strongest AM radio stations in Branford:

  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WGSR (1570 AM; 50 kW; FERNANDINA BEACH, FL; Owner: RJM COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WOBS (1530 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WFLF (540 AM; 50 kW; PINE HILLS, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • WRUF (850 AM; 5 kW; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WQTM (740 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTMN (1430 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDYZ (990 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WMGG (820 AM; 50 kW; LARGO, FL; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ST. PETERSBURG LICENSEE)
  • WLUS (980 AM; 5 kW; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQYK (1010 AM; 50 kW; SEFFNER, FL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TAMPA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Branford:

  • WOLR (91.3 FM; LAKE CITY, FL; Owner: WOLR 91.3 FM, INC.)
  • WLVO (106.1 FM; LIVE OAK, FL; Owner: LEON F. PETTERSEN)
  • WQLC (102.1 FM; WATERTOWN, FL; Owner: LOUIS D. BOLTON, II)
  • WNFB (94.3 FM; LAKE CITY, FL; Owner: NEWMAN MEDIA, INC.)
  • WGSG (89.5 FM; MAYO, FL; Owner: TRUE CONCEPTS OF LEVY COUNTY, INC.)
  • WQPW (95.7 FM; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WKTK (98.5 FM; CRYSTAL RIVER, FL; Owner: ENTERCOM GAINESVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WHHZ (100.5 FM; NEWBERRY, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYGC (104.9 FM; HIGH SPRINGS, FL; Owner: ASTERISK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WQHL-FM (98.1 FM; LIVE OAK, FL; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WDJY (101.7 FM; TRENTON, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WUFT-FM (89.1 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WRUF-FM (103.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WCJX (106.5 FM; FIVE POINTS, FL; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Branford:

  • WFXU (Channel 57; LIVE OAK, FL; Owner: WFXU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • W39BZ (Channel 39; LAKE CITY, FL; Owner: ERIC McBRIDE)
  • W66CQ (Channel 66; LAKE CITY, FL; Owner: MARTHA RAYBURN)
  • W23AQ (Channel 23; LAKE CITY, FL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WLCF-LP (Channel 11; LAKE CITY, FL; Owner: BUDD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WGFL (Channel 53; HIGH SPRINGS, FL; Owner: BUDD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WUFT (Channel 5; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)

Branford fatal accident list:

Jun 20, 2005 02:40 AM, Us-27, 274th Pl, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 8, 1999 09:55 AM, Us-129, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Oct 15, 1984 11:30 AM, 20, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Oct 30, 1983 01:25 AM, 49, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Sep 18, 1982 11:19 PM, 27, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3ft / 1.0mTotal length
  • 2,200Total average daily traffic
  • 264Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,817Total future (year 2038) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Branford)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Intersection Of Se Owens Ave And Sw Lafayette Ave (Lat: 29.959389 Lon: -82.920944), Type: Tank, Structure height: 35.6 m, Overall height: 45 m, Call Sign: WQYP787, Licensee ID: L02066678,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.790 MHz, Grant Date: 12/02/2016, Expiration Date: 12/02/2026, Certifier: Terry Burgess, Registrant: Branford Vfd, Town Of, Branford, FL 32008, Phone: (386) 208-9599, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • Various Locations (Lat: 29.996889 Lon: -82.935389), Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WNTW537,
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.393 MHz, Grant Date: 09/19/2009, Expiration Date: 11/09/2019, Registrant: Suwannee Valley Electric Cooperative, 11340 100th St, Live Oak, FL 32064, Phone: (386) 362-2226, Email:
  • BRANFORD, Apprx 1mi N Of Sr349 At Sr475, 2.5mi Wsw Of Branford - O'Brien (Lat: 29.940278 Lon: -82.965583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97 m, Call Sign: WQGK298,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, Grant Date: 02/11/2017, Expiration Date: 02/12/2027, Certifier: Scott Mikuen, Registrant: Harris Corporation, 7022 Tpc Drive, Suite 500, Orlando, FL 32822, Phone: (407) 240-5101, Fax: (407) 251-8270, Email:
  • FL-131, 2.2 Miles E Of Intersection Of Hwy 27/441 And Hwy 129 (088438 / Hildreth) (Lat: 29.953028 Lon: -82.890250), Type: Tower, Structure height: 79.2 m, Overall height: 82.3 m, Call Sign: WQNZ462,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10815.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz... (+13 more), Grant Date: 07/18/2011, Expiration Date: 07/18/2021, Certifier: Pat Lien, Registrant: North Florida Broadband Authority, 1 Courthouse Circle, Monticello, FL 32344, Phone: (850) 342-0218, Fax: (850) 342-0222, Email:
  • 9JK0343B, South Of Us 27 / 2 Miles Ese Of City (002691 / Branford) (Lat: 29.946861 Lon: -82.897194), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 95.4 m, Call Sign: WQOM330, Licensee ID: L00127664,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, Grant Date: 11/15/2011, Expiration Date: 11/15/2021, Certifier: Dan Menser, Registrant: T-Mobile License LLC, 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-4000, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • HATCHBEND - ROBBINS, 15292 North 349 Hwy (Lat: 29.822056 Lon: -82.965250), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 78.9 m, Call Sign: WQUX270,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, Grant Date: 11/05/2014, Expiration Date: 11/05/2024, Certifier: Steven A Regitz, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

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  • 3.2 Km E Of (Lat: 29.953000 Lon: -82.890389), Overall height: 78 m, Call Sign: KNKK239,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.062 MHz, Grant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 03/15/2001, Registrant: Paul, Hastings, Janofsky, & Walker, 1299 Pennsylvania Ave Nw, Washington, DC 20004-2400, Phone: (202) 508-9500

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Branford)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

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 fire incidents per year is 22. The highest number of reported fires - 51 took place in 2010, and the least - 3 in 2013. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Branford, FL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (55.5%), and Structure Fires (23.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Branford, FL
    • 20855.5%Outside Fires
    • 8823.5%Structure Fires
    • 7419.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 51.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Branford, FL
Most common first names in Branford, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William4371.7 years
James3768.3 years
John2974.1 years
Robert2568.2 years
Mary2074.8 years
Charles1972.4 years
George1676.4 years
Annie1579.5 years
Thomas1570.0 years
Richard1474.4 years
Most common last names in Branford, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Walker2379.1 years
Jones2173.7 years
Fletcher1775.5 years
Johnson1675.0 years
Hall1579.3 years
Brown1379.6 years
Smith1376.4 years
Williams1371.2 years
Miller1267.6 years
Aderholt1075.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Branford, FL
  • 72.1%Electricity
  • 26.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Branford, FL
  • 93.6%Electricity
  • 6.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Branford compared to Florida state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Branford on our top lists:

  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Australian and New Zealand Subregion (population 500+)"
There are 3 pilots and 12 other airmen in this city.
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