Citrus Hills, Florida

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Population in 2010: 7,470. Population change since 2000: +85.4%
Males: 3,713  (49.7%)
Females: 3,757  (50.3%)
Median resident age:  66.4 years
Florida median age:  41.5 years

Zip codes: 34442, 34453.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $60,002 (it was $48,229 in 2000)
Citrus Hills:

$60,002
FL:

$46,036

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $36,270 (it was $25,753 in 2000)

Citrus Hills CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $203,005 (it was $140,300 in 2000)
Citrus Hills:

$203,005
FL:

$153,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $145,855; Detached houses: $168,648; Townhouses or other attached units: $112,761; In 2-unit structures: $161,295; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $139,051; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $123,202; Mobile homes: $55,541; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $7,798

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,024.

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  • Races in Citrus Hills, FL (2010)

    Citrus Hills races chart
    • 6,36985.3%White alone
    • 4866.5%Asian alone
    • 3965.3%Hispanic
    • 1522.0%Black alone
    • 530.7%Two or more races
    • 90.1%Other race alone
    • 50.07%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Citrus Hills: 86.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (14.2%), Irish (12.8%), English (11.4%), United States (9.9%), Italian (5.2%), Polish (4.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 110 feet

Land area: 9.80 square miles.

Population density: 762 people per square mile   (low).

Citrus Hills,FL real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Citrus Hills:

  • High school or higher: 92.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.5%
  • Unemployed: 7.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Citrus Hills CDP:

  • Never married: 7.9%
  • Now married: 74.1%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 10.6%
  • Divorced: 6.2%

881 residents are foreign born (2.9% Latin America, 2.6% Europe, 1.7% Asia).

This place:

11.3%
Florida:

19.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,615 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,361 (1.0%)

Citrus Hills satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spring Hill, FL (29.2 miles , pop. 69,078).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tampa, FL (63.4 miles , pop. 303,447).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (783.5 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Beverly Hills, FL (1.7 miles ), Inverness Highlands North, FL (1.8 miles ), Hernando, FL (2.1 miles ), Lecanto, FL (2.1 miles ), Black Diamond, FL (2.1 miles ), Pine Ridge, FL (2.3 miles ), Inverness, FL (2.4 miles ), Citrus Springs, FL (2.8 miles ).

Latitude: 28.89 N, Longitude: 82.42 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 352

Citrus Hills household income distribution Citrus Hills home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.5%
Florida:

6.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Utilities (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Community and social service occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Citrus Hills: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Citrus Hills, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Citrus Hills-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Florida state average. It is 23% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/9/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.1 miles away from the Citrus Hills 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 20.4 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:

Citrus Hills-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 315.8 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 329.0 miles away from Citrus Hills center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 308.8 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 344.9 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 284.8 miles away from Citrus Hills 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 318.8 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 (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Citrus Hills:

  • WOODLAND TERRACE OF CITRUS COUNTY (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; HERNANDO, FL)
  • HEALTH CENTER AT BRENTWOOD (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; LECANTO, FL)
  • ADVOCATE HOME HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; LECANTO, FL)
  • ULTIMATE NURSING CARE, LLC (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; BEVERLY HILLS, FL)
  • DIAMOND RIDGE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; LECANTO, FL)
  • HERITAGE BEVERLY HILLS (Hospital, about 4 miles away; LECANTO, FL)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF CITRUS COUNTY (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; LECANTO, FL)

Operable nuclear power plant near Citrus Hills:

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

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Citrus Hills:

  • Rasmussen College-Florida (about 23 miles; Ocala, FL; Full-time enrollment: 5,736)
  • College of Central Florida (about 25 miles; Ocala, FL; FT enrollment: 6,103)
  • Lake-Sumter State College (about 39 miles; Leesburg, FL; FT enrollment: 2,983)
  • Saint Leo University (about 40 miles; Saint Leo, FL; FT enrollment: 14,572)
  • Pasco-Hernando Community College (about 45 miles; New Port Richey, FL; FT enrollment: 7,030)
  • University of Florida (about 53 miles; Gainesville, FL; FT enrollment: 43,357)
  • Santa Fe College (about 55 miles; Gainesville, FL; FT enrollment: 11,819)

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Notable locations in Citrus Hills: Citrus County Art League Center and Theater (A), Citrus Hills-Terra Vista Community Center (B), Citrus County Fire Rescue Station 23 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Citrus Hills: Good Shepherd Lutheran Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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 2012 was 36.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

36.5
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 6.68. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.68
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 5.7%
(6.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.9% for Black residents, 5.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.2 people
Florida:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  78.5%
Whole state:  65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.6%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
117 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

Citrus Hills compared to Florida state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.9
Florida average:

12.2

Citrus Hills travel time to work - commute Citrus Hills mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (87%)
  • Utility gas (11%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Citrus Hills 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%

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 Citrus Hills:

  • 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.)
  • WDYZ (990 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: ABC, 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)
  • WCFI (1290 AM; 10 kW; OCALA, FL; Owner: VECTOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WONQ (1030 AM; 45 kW; OVIEDO, FL; Owner: FLORIDA BROADCASTERS)
  • WFLA (970 AM; 25 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WQBQ (1410 AM; 10 kW; LEESBURG, FL)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WHOO (1080 AM; daytime; 35 kW; KISSIMMEE, FL; Owner: GENESIS COMMUNICATIONS I, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Citrus Hills:

  • WXCV (95.3 FM; HOMOSASSA SPRINGS, FL; Owner: WXOF, 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)
  • 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.)
  • WOGK (93.7 FM; OCALA, FL; Owner: OCALA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WAQV (90.9 FM; CRYSTAL RIVER, FL; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WKTK (98.5 FM; CRYSTAL RIVER, FL; Owner: ENTERCOM GAINESVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WXOF (96.3 FM; YANKEETOWN, FL; Owner: WGUL-FM, INC)
  • WDUV (105.5 FM; NEW PORT RICHEY, FL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WIFL (104.3 FM; INGLIS, FL; Owner: SEVEN RIVERS BROADCAST MINISTRY, INC.)
  • WXXL (106.7 FM; TAVARES, FL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • 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.)
  • WJIK-LP (100.1 FM; INVERNESS, FL; Owner: STANDING IN THE GAP INC)

TV broadcast stations around Citrus Hills:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KK4DYA, Licensee ID: L01659138
    Grant Date: 09/01/2011, Expiration Date: 09/01/2021, Certifier: Michael J Galas
    Registrant: Michael J Galas, 1161 North Hunt Club Dr, Citrus Hills, FL 34442

Businesses in Citrus Hills, FL

  • CVS: 1

Citrus Hills on our top lists:

  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Legal support workers"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Business operations specialists"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Judges, magistrates, and other judicial workers"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
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