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Population in 2010: 359. Population change since 2000: -11.1%
Males: 245  (68.5%)
Females: 114  (31.5%)

Median resident age:  52.8 years
Florida median age:  40.3 years

Zip codes: 34138.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $37,550 (it was $33,750 in 2000)
Chokoloskee:

$37,550
FL:

$45,040
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $13,514

Chokoloskee CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $180,012 (it was $81,100 in 2000)
Chokoloskee:

$180,012
FL:

$148,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $169,943; Detached houses: $289,683; Mobile homes: $44,217

Median gross rent in 2012: $380.

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Chokoloskee races chart
  • White alone - 337 (93.9%)
  • Hispanic - 20 (5.6%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1 (0.3%)
  • Two or more races - 1 (0.3%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Chokoloskee: 87.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (48.9%), German (16.2%), Irish (11.9%), English (8.0%), Lithuanian (4.7%), Russian (4.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 10 feet

Land area: 0.28 square miles.

Population density: 1,284 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Chokoloskee:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 18.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Chokoloskee CDP:

  • Never married: 36.4%
  • Now married: 52.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 3.0%

14 residents are foreign born (2.0% Oceania, 1.5% Europe).

This place:  3.5%
Florida:  19.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,724
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $3,250 (4.6%)

Chokoloskee satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kendale Lakes, FL (59.6 miles , pop. 56,901).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Hialeah, FL (66.5 miles , pop. 226,419).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (899.7 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Plantation Island, FL (1.5 miles ), Everglades, FL (1.9 miles ), Goodland, FL (4.4 miles ), Marco Island, FL (4.9 miles ), Verona Walk, FL (5.2 miles ), Lely Resort, FL (5.3 miles ), Naples Manor, FL (5.4 miles ), Lely, FL (5.5 miles ).

Latitude: 25.81 N, Longitude: 81.36 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 239

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.5%
Florida:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (66%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (27%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (62%)
  • Educational services (38%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation, tourism, and lodging attendants (29%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (19%)
  • Rail and water transportation workers (17%)
  • Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (10%)
  • Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers (9%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (9%)
  • Other protective service workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (25%)
  • Cashiers (20%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (13%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (11%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (7%)
  • Customer service representatives (7%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (5%)

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Tornado activity:

Chokoloskee-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Florida state average. It is 36% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/17/1983, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 27.5 miles away from the Chokoloskee place center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 8/13/2004, a category F2 tornado 35.5 miles away from the place center caused $50,000 in damages.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Collier County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Fires: 7, Tropical Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Political contributions by individuals in Chokoloskee, FL

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chokoloskee:

  • Florida Gulf Coast University (about 54 miles; Fort Myers, FL; Full-time enrollment: 8,317)
  • Edison State College (about 61 miles; Fort Myers, FL; FT enrollment: 5,724)
  • Florida International University (about 62 miles; Miami, FL; FT enrollment: 23,973)
  • Florida Career College (about 62 miles; Miami, FL; FT enrollment: 3,958)
  • Southwest Florida College (about 63 miles; Fort Myers, FL; FT enrollment: 2,170)
  • Florida National College (about 65 miles; Hialeah, FL; FT enrollment: 2,061)
  • Saint Thomas University (about 70 miles; Miami Gardens, FL; FT enrollment: 2,030)

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

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 57.2%

Average household size:
This place:  2.2 people
Florida:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  68.7%
Whole state:  65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.3%
Whole state:  7.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Chokoloskee compared to Florida state average:

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


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Chokoloskee travel time to work - commute


Chokoloskee mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (75%)
  • No fuel used (11%)
  • Utility gas (7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Chokoloskee CDP (based on Collier County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 36.84%
Here36.8%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Jewish
Adherents52.5%10.4%5.6%4.6%4.5%
Congregations8.1%12.6%6.3%3.6%1.8%
NameUnited Church of ChristEpiscopal ChurchAssemblies of GodLutheran ChurchOther
Adherents3.7%3.3%2.6%1.9%11.0%
Congregations3.6%5.4%7.2%3.6%47.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 63
Collier County:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Here:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 24
This county:

0.77 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 83
Collier County:

2.65 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 365
This county:

11.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Collier County:

20.9%
State:

23.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

20.1%
State:

14.0%

9.15% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($129,728 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.15%
Florida average:

8.71%

0.17% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,289 average AGI)
Collier County:

0.17%
Florida average:

0.22%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Lee County, FL  0.98% ($72,511 average AGI)
from Miami-Dade County, FL  0.73% ($36,899)
from Broward County, FL  0.31% ($65,057)


8.43% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($53,727 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.43%
Florida average:

7.73%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($350 average AGI)
Collier County:

0.08%
Florida average:

0.12%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Lee County, FL  2.40% ($50,198 average AGI)
to Miami-Dade County, FL  0.32% ($28,314)
to Broward County, FL  0.17% ($51,521)

Strongest AM radio stations in Chokoloskee:

  • WWFE (670 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: FENIX BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WVCG (1080 AM; 50 kW; CORAL GABLES, FL; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WAQI (710 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: LICENSE CORPORATION #1)
  • WVOI (1480 AM; 10 kW; MARCO ISLAND, FL; Owner: ALL FINANCIAL NETWORK, INC.)
  • WQBA (1140 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: WQBA-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WCNZ (1660 AM; 10 kW; MARCO ISLAND, FL; Owner: ALL FINANCIAL NETWORK, INC.)
  • WJNA (640 AM; 38 kW; ROYAL PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: SOUTH FLORIDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WSUA (1260 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: WSUA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRFX (940 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNMA (1210 AM; 49 kW; MIAMI SPRINGS, FL; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF MIAMI LICENSE CORP.)
  • WRHC (1550 AM; 45 kW; CORAL GABLES, FL; Owner: WRHC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WWNN (1470 AM; 50 kW; POMPANO BEACH, FL; Owner: WWNN LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFTL (850 AM; 50 kW; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES II, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chokoloskee:

  • WBGY (88.1 FM; NAPLES, FL; Owner: NAPLES EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • WAVV (101.1 FM; MARCO, FL; Owner: ALPINE BROADCASTING CORP., INC.)
  • WRXK-FM (96.1 FM; BONITA SPRINGS, FL; Owner: WRXK LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWGR (101.9 FM; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WARO (94.5 FM; NAPLES, FL; Owner: MERIDIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSGL (104.7 FM; NAPLES, FL; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF NEVADA)
  • WSOR (90.9 FM; NAPLES, FL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)

TV broadcast stations around Chokoloskee:

  • WZVN-TV (Channel 26; NAPLES, FL; Owner: MONTCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTVJ (Channel 6; MIAMI, FL; Owner: NBC STATIONS MANAGEMENT, INC.)

Chokoloskee fatal accident list:

May 15, 1980 00:30 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1



FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KC4NSJ
    Grant Date: 01/21/1992, Expiration Date: 01/21/2002, Cancellation Date: 01/22/2004
    Registrant: Arthur L Becton Sr, Chokoloskee, FL 33925
  • Call Sign: KG8HJ, Licensee ID: L00880046
    Grant Date: 06/18/2004, Expiration Date: 06/18/2014
    Registrant: Lawrence O Beck, P.O.Box 132, Chokoloskee, FL 34138

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 271D , Serial Number: 17801, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 12/28/1959
    Registrant (Individual): Kurt W Tuckerman, Po Box 837, Chokoloskee, FL 34138
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4610Y , Serial Number: 18-8940, Year manufactured: 1971, Airworthiness Date: 05/28/1971
    Registrant (Individual): Jerry M Wells, Po Box 1, Chokoloskee, FL 34138
  • Aircraft: PIPER AEROSTAR 600 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6894S , Serial Number: 6009088161257, Year manufactured: 1981, Airworthiness Date: 05/26/1981
    Registrant (Individual): Barrett M Morris, Po Box 99, Chokoloskee, FL 34138
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 70100 , Serial Number: 17071, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 06/24/1981
    Registrant (Individual): Darrel D Daniels, Chokoloskii Dr, Chokoloskee, FL 33925



Chokoloskee on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Registered nurses"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Water transportation"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Legal occupations:"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Arts, entertainment, and recreation"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Food and beverage stores"
  • #6 (34138) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of New Zealander first ancestries"
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