Bushnell, Florida

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Population in 2017: 3,107 (98% urban, 2% rural).
Population change since 2000: +51.6%
 
Males: 1,521  (49.0%)
Females: 1,586  (51.0%)
Median resident age:

56.6 years
Florida median age:

42.0 years

Zip codes: 33513.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $44,961 (it was $26,676 in 2000)
Bushnell:

$44,961
FL:

$52,594

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,444 (it was $14,737 in 2000)

Bushnell city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $196,854 (it was $56,700 in 2000)
Bushnell:

$196,854
FL:

$214,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $165,473; detached houses: $208,992; mobile homes: $75,430; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $7,355

Median gross rent in 2017: $704.

March 2019 cost of living index in Bushnell: 85.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 25.0%
(23.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 62.0% for Black residents, 18.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 43.8% for American Indian residents)
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  • Races in Bushnell, FL (2010)
    • 1,84076.1%White alone
    • 30412.6%Black alone
    • 1958.1%Hispanic
    • 441.8%Two or more races
    • 160.7%American Indian alone
    • 120.5%Asian alone
    • 70.3%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Florida and other state lists, there were 30 registered sex offenders living in Bushnell, Florida as of June 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Bushnell is 104 to 1.


Crime rates in Bushnell by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(94.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(45.5)
2
(90.0)
2
(86.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(47.0)
5
(232.0)
4
(181.8)
2
(90.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(131.6)
4
(163.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
14
(658.2)
14
(649.7)
5
(227.3)
12
(539.8)
4
(173.8)
6
(263.3)
9
(367.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
13
(611.2)
18
(835.3)
29
(1,318)
28
(1,260)
29
(1,260)
20
(877.6)
18
(734.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
75
(3,526)
95
(4,408)
96
(4,364)
119
(5,353)
93
(4,042)
71
(3,115)
93
(3,794)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(235.1)
7
(324.8)
4
(181.8)
6
(269.9)
6
(260.8)
2
(87.8)
9
(367.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(47.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)423.6460.3417.7530.8375.1285.2355.0

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City-data.com crime index in Bushnell, FL

Crime rate in Bushnell detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 10 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.67
Florida average:

2.39
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Ancestries: American (19.6%), English (19.5%), German (5.5%), Irish (5.5%), French (3.6%), Canadian (2.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 79 feet

Land area: 2.35 square miles.

Population density: 1,321 people per square mile   (low).

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171 residents are foreign born (3.0% North America, 1.6% Latin America).

This city:

5.1%
Florida:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $797 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $583 (2.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spring Hill, FL (29.3 miles , pop. 69,078).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tampa, FL (52.5 miles , pop. 303,447).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (804.2 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Webster, FL (2.3 miles ),
Center Hill, FL (2.7 miles ),
Lake Panasoffkee, FL (3.0 miles ),
Nobleton, FL (3.0 miles),
Coleman, FL (3.1 miles ),
Istachatta, FL (3.1 miles),
Ridge Manor, FL (3.5 miles ),
Floral City, FL (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 28.66 N, Longitude: 82.11 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,394 (+72.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 403 (54.7%)

Area code: 352

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $45,800
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $46,900
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $140,100
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $424,400
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $172,600
  • 2015: 4 buildings, average cost: $167,500
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $522,000
  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $137,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Bushnell, FL residents
Average permit cost in Bushnell, FL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.9%
Florida:

3.3%
Most common industries in Bushnell, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (14.0%)
  • Public administration (13.1%)
  • Construction (9.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.7%)
  • Machinery (4.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (16.4%)
  • Public administration (10.6%)
  • Educational services (8.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.6%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.0%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (20.5%)
  • Public administration (16.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.5%)
  • Machinery (5.9%)
  • Social assistance (5.3%)
  • Health care (5.0%)
  • Gasoline stations (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Bushnell, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.9%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.5%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.1%)
  • Construction laborers (4.8%)
  • Electricians (4.5%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (7.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.7%)

Average climate in Bushnell, Florida

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Tornado activity:

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

On 2/2/2007, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.4 miles away from the Bushnell city center killed 8 people and injured 25 people and caused $114 million in damages.

On 4/9/1983, a category F3 tornado 19.2 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bushnell-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 323.5 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 315.5 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 352.9 miles away from Bushnell center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 360.9 miles away from Bushnell 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 289.4 miles away from the city 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 325.7 miles away from Bushnell 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 Sumter County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Bushnell:

  • OSPREY POINT NURSING CENTER (1104 NORTH MAIN STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Bushnell:

  • ARBOR VILLAGE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; WILDWOOD, FL)
  • PRECISION HOME HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; LEESBURG, FL)

Airports and heliports located in Bushnell:

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Amtrak station near Bushnell:

  • 15 miles: WILDWOOD (601 N. MAIN ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bushnell:

  • Lake-Sumter State College (about 23 miles; Leesburg, FL; Full-time enrollment: 2,983)
  • Saint Leo University (about 25 miles; Saint Leo, FL; FT enrollment: 14,572)
  • Rasmussen College-Florida (about 34 miles; Ocala, FL; FT enrollment: 5,736)
  • College of Central Florida (about 35 miles; Ocala, FL; FT enrollment: 6,103)
  • Valencia College (about 41 miles; Orlando, FL; FT enrollment: 30,467)
  • Pasco-Hernando Community College (about 43 miles; New Port Richey, FL; FT enrollment: 7,030)
  • Everest University-South Orlando (about 45 miles; Orlando, FL; FT enrollment: 33,859)

Public high schools in Bushnell:

  • SOUTH SUMTER HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 527, Location: 706 N MAIN ST, Grades: 2-12)
  • SUMTER ALTERNATIVES (Location: 709 N WEST ST, Grades: 6-12)
  • SUMTER COUNTY VIRTUAL INSTRUCTION PROGRAM (Location: 2680 WC 476, Grades: 1-12)
  • SUMTER VIRTUAL FRANCHISE (Location: 2680 WC 476, Grades: 6-12)
  • CONTRACTED RESIDENTIAL SERVICES (Location: 2680 W COUNTY RD 476, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Bushnell:

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Library in Bushnell:

  • SUMTER COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY SYSTEM (Operating income: $2,043,491; Location: 910 NORTH MAIN STREET, SUITE 225; 88,277 books; 5,761 audio materials; 8,028 video materials; 62 state licensed databases; 7 other licensed databases; 234 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Bushnell: South Sumter Plaza (A), South Sumter High School Stadium (B), Sumter County Judicial Building (C), Sumter County Fire and Rescue Station 11 Bushnell Fire District (D), Lake - Sumter Emergency Medical Services Station 441 (E), Sumter County Sheriff's Office (F), Bushnell Public Library (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Bushnell include: Bushnell Presbyterian Church (A), Saint Lawrence Catholic Church (B), York Street Church of God (C), First Baptist Church of Bushnell (D), First United Methodist Church (E), Mount Zion Primitive Baptist Church (F), Church of God (G), Saint James Missionary Baptist Church (H), Mount Olive AME Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Evergreen Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Best Western Guest House Inn (2224 West Highway 48).

Sumter 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 Bushnell and their reported violations in the past:

BUSHNELL, CITY OF (Population served: 2,109, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
PROVIDENCE BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
PLEASANT HILL BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
VFW POST # 10137 (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
LAKE OKAHUMPKA PARK (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JAN-20-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-24-2012)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
JIMMY'S COUNTRY PLACE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR)
  • One routine major monitoring violation

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

  • CAROLYN ; RON'S FAMILY PARK (Population served: 75, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WYNN HAVEN RIVERSIDE RV PARK (Address: LOT# 404 , Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MAJESTIC OAKS MOBILE HOME COMMUNITY (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Florida:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

64.3%
Whole state:

65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.9%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

People in group quarters in Bushnell in 2010:

  • 255 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 73 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 6 people in group homes intended for adults
131 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
52 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Bushnell (2011 data):

  • Regions Bank: Bushnell Branch at 802 North Main Street, branch established on 1988/06/30. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Bushnell Branch at 1128 North Main Street, branch established on 1999/05/17. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • CenterState Bank of Florida, National Association: Bushnell Branch at 114 Belt Avenue, branch established on 1993/03/15. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $2,082.6 mil, Deposits: $1,779.8 mil, headquarters in Winter Haven, FL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 65 total offices, Holding Company: Centerstate Banks, Inc.
  • SunTrust Bank: Bushnell Branch at 107 Bushnell Plaza, branch established on 1946/11/15. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Bushnell:

Marital status in Bushnell, FL
  • Never married: 23.8%
  • Now married: 53.3%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 8.5%
  • Divorced: 12.6%

For population 25 years and over in Bushnell:

  • High school or higher: 80.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Florida average:

12.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Bushnell
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Religion statistics for Bushnell, FL (based on Sumter County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant11,21866
Mainline Protestant5,76918
Catholic3,8153
Black Protestant96110
Other2372
None71,420-
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: 12
Sumter County:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Here:

0.83 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Sumter County:

3.61 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 38
This county:

5.27 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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

9.5%
State:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Sumter County:

27.1%
Florida:

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

16.2%
State:

14.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Bushnell:

50.9%
State:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.7%
Florida:

48.5%

Average BMI:
Bushnell:

28.7
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.8%
Florida:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.6%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Bushnell:

6.9
Florida:

6.9

Overweight people:
Bushnell:

34.9%
Florida:

34.8%

General health condition:
This city:

55.1%
Florida:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Bushnell:

76.4%
State:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bushnell, 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
Police Protection - Officers 8$30,274$45,4110$0
Financial Administration 7$25,536$43,7760$0
Electric Power 4$25,525$76,5750$0
Streets and Highways 4$12,766$38,2980$0
Other Government Administration 3$16,319$65,2765$1,750
Sewerage 3$12,378$49,5120$0
Water Supply 2$7,209$43,2540$0
Solid Waste Management 2$4,769$28,6140$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,464$29,5682$1,222
Other and Unallocable 1$4,895$58,7401$1,521
Police - Other 1$2,593$31,1160$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 36$144,728$48,2438$4,493

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $571,000 ($183.78)
    Sewerage: $418,000 ($134.53)
    Regular Highways: $131,000 ($42.16)
    Electric Utilities: $115,000 ($37.01)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $2,803,000 ($902.16)
    Police Protection: $804,000 ($258.77)
    Sewerage: $644,000 ($207.27)
    Water Utilities: $513,000 ($165.11)
    Financial Administration: $451,000 ($145.16)
    Solid Waste Management: $398,000 ($128.10)
    Regular Highways: $335,000 ($107.82)
    Parks and Recreation: $236,000 ($75.96)
    General - Other: $208,000 ($66.95)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $173,000 ($55.68)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $36,000 ($11.59)
    Central Staff Services: $32,000 ($10.30)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $24,000 ($7.72)
    Libraries: $13,000 ($4.18)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($1.61)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Bonds: $1,094,000 ($352.11)
    Corporate Stocks: $587,000 ($188.93)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $229,000 ($73.70)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $145,000 ($46.67)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($1.29)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,758,000 ($565.82)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $47,000 ($15.13)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $802,000 ($258.13)
    Solid Waste Management: $536,000 ($172.51)
    Parks and Recreation: $41,000 ($13.20)
    Other: $21,000 ($6.76)
    Natural Resources - Other: $19,000 ($6.12)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $249,000 ($80.14)
    Local Employee Contribution: $4,000 ($1.29)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $-84,000 ($-27.04)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $435,000 ($140.01)
    Sewerage: $389,000 ($125.20)
    Highways: $90,000 ($28.97)
    Other: $40,000 ($12.87)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $99,000 ($31.86)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $60,000 ($19.31)
    Rents: $43,000 ($13.84)
    Fines and Forfeits: $11,000 ($3.54)
    Interest Earnings: $7,000 ($2.25)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $3,280,000 ($1055.68)
    Water Utilities: $3,280,000 ($1055.68)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $213,000 ($68.55)
    Other: $10,000 ($3.22)
    Highways: $10,000 ($3.22)
  • Tax - Property: $564,000 ($181.53)
    Public Utilities Sales: $460,000 ($148.05)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $230,000 ($74.03)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $185,000 ($59.54)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $18,000 ($5.79)
    Other License: $9,000 ($2.90)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,629,000 ($2455.42)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,412,000 ($2385.58)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $314,000 ($101.06)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $97,000 ($31.22)

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

  • Employee Retirement - Total Federal Securities: $1,210,000 ($389.44)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,930,000 ($621.18)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $190,000 ($61.15)

11.40% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($85,655 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.40%
Florida average:

7.69%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($271 average AGI)
Sumter County:

0.04%
Florida average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Lake County, FL  1.01% ($43,342 average AGI)
from Marion County, FL  0.70% ($58,563)
from Orange County, FL  0.23% ($66,333)


5.47% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($47,902 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.47%
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 Lake County, FL  0.96% ($38,498 average AGI)
to Marion County, FL  0.77% ($39,970)
to Citrus County, FL  0.18% ($51,802)
Businesses in Bushnell, FL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
Advance Auto Parts1Microtel1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
CVS1T-Mobile1
Circle K3Taco Bell1
Dunkin Donuts2U-Haul3
FedEx1UPS2
KFC1Waffle House1
Lane Furniture1Walmart1

Strongest AM radio stations in Bushnell:

  • WFLF (540 AM; 50 kW; PINE HILLS, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKFL (1170 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BUSHNELL, FL; Owner: K FLORIDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WQTM (740 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDYZ (990 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WQBQ (1410 AM; 10 kW; LEESBURG, FL)
  • WRZN (720 AM; 10 kW; HERNANDO, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQYK (1010 AM; 50 kW; SEFFNER, FL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TAMPA)
  • WMGG (820 AM; 50 kW; LARGO, FL; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ST. PETERSBURG LICENSEE)
  • WONQ (1030 AM; 45 kW; OVIEDO, FL; Owner: FLORIDA BROADCASTERS)
  • WHOO (1080 AM; daytime; 35 kW; KISSIMMEE, FL; Owner: GENESIS COMMUNICATIONS I, INC.)
  • WLBE (790 AM; 5 kW; LEESBURG-EUSTIS, FL; Owner: WLBE 790, INC.)
  • WINV (1560 AM; daytime; 7 kW; BEVERLY HILLS, FL; Owner: WGUL-FM, INC.)
  • WIXC (1060 AM; 50 kW; TITUSVILLE, FL; Owner: GENESIS COMMUNICATIONS I, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bushnell:

  • WXXL (106.7 FM; TAVARES, FL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WOGK (93.7 FM; OCALA, FL; Owner: OCALA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WCFB (94.5 FM; DAYTONA BEACH, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WTMP-FM (96.1 FM; DADE CITY, FL; Owner: TAMA GROUP, L.C.)
  • WMGF (107.7 FM; MOUNT DORA, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W212BF (90.3 FM; LEESBURG, FL; Owner: CTRAL FLORIDA EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WPCV (97.5 FM; WINTER HAVEN, FL; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDUV (105.5 FM; NEW PORT RICHEY, FL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WOCL (105.9 FM; DELAND, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWKQ (88.7 FM; CLERMONT, FL; Owner: HISPANIC BROADCAST SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WXTB (97.9 FM; CLEARWATER, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHGN (91.9 FM; CRYSTAL RIVER, FL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WGUL-FM (106.3 FM; BEVERLY HILLS, FL; Owner: WGUL-FM, INC.)
  • WJUF (90.1 FM; INVERNESS, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WMFQ (92.9 FM; OCALA, FL; Owner: ASTERISK COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WXCV (95.3 FM; HOMOSASSA SPRINGS, FL; Owner: WXOF, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bushnell:

  • WZXZ-CA (Channel 11; ORLANDO, ETC., FL; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WESH (Channel 2; DAYTONA BEACH, FL; Owner: ORLANDO HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WTSP (Channel 10; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • WXXU-LP (Channel 12; ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, FL; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WVEN-TV (Channel 26; DAYTONA BEACH, FL; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • W61AK (Channel 61; INVERNESS, FL; Owner: VIACOM INTERNATIONAL INC.)
Bushnell fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Bushnell fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 115ft / 34.8mTotal length
  • $163,000Total costs
  • 249,320Total average daily traffic
  • 48,673Total average daily truck traffic
  • 308,173Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
New bridges in Bushnell, FL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 71960-1969
  • 11990-1999
  • 52010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Bushnell, FL
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Bushnell)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 60 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Bushnell, FL)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 91 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bushnell)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Bushnell)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 16 (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 fires per year is 65. The highest number of reported fires - 112 took place in 2017, and the least - 24 in 2002. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Bushnell, FL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (55.0%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (22.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Bushnell, FL
    • 60555.0%Outside Fires
    • 24422.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 22020.0%Structure Fires
    • 322.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bushnell, FL
Most common first names in Bushnell, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James7971.1 years
William7672.7 years
John7473.6 years
Mary6078.9 years
Robert5672.2 years
Charles4573.0 years
George3270.9 years
Harold2473.8 years
Donald2472.0 years
Joseph2471.5 years
Most common last names in Bushnell, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2867.3 years
Johnson2275.8 years
Williams2273.0 years
Jones1874.2 years
Collins1775.2 years
Green1667.6 years
Woodard1474.9 years
Lovett1471.9 years
Thomas1375.0 years
Brown1374.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Bushnell, FL
  • 81.6%Electricity
  • 9.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.8%Utility gas
  • 0.8%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Bushnell, FL
  • 94.2%Electricity
  • 3.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.3%No fuel used


Bushnell compared to Florida state average:

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

Bushnell on our top lists:

  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) (population 1,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 14 pilots and 10 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2020.