Crescent Beach, Florida

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Population in 2010: 931. Population change since 2000: -5.5%
Males: 407  (43.7%)
Females: 524  (56.3%)
Median resident age:  59.1 years
Florida median age:  41.5 years

Zip codes: 32086.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $62,779 (it was $39,821 in 2000)
Crescent Beach:

$62,779
FL:

$46,036

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $40,293 (it was $32,279 in 2000)

Crescent Beach CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $552,079 (it was $115,500 in 2000)
Crescent Beach:

$552,079
FL:

$153,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $307,408; Detached houses: $349,437; Townhouses or other attached units: $146,067; In 2-unit structures: $241,342; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $161,549; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $229,789; Mobile homes: $81,851

Median gross rent in 2013: $954.

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  • Races in Crescent Beach, FL (2010)

    Crescent Beach races chart
    • 89095.6%White alone
    • 222.4%Hispanic
    • 80.9%Asian alone
    • 50.5%Two or more races
    • 40.4%Black alone
    • 10.1%American Indian alone
    • 10.1%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Crescent Beach: 99.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (15.9%), English (8.1%), Irish (7.4%), United States (7.1%), Polish (5.3%), Scotch-Irish (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 15 feet

Land area: 1.52 square miles.

Population density: 611 people per square mile   (low).

Crescent Beach,FL real estate house value index trend

Crescent Beach, Florida map

For population 25 years and over in Crescent Beach:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 50.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 17.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Crescent Beach CDP:

  • Never married: 32.9%
  • Now married: 46.7%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 8.6%
  • Divorced: 11.3%

118 residents are foreign born (8.0% Latin America, 2.3% North America).

This place:

10.7%
Florida:

19.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $9,773 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,578 (0.5%)

Crescent Beach satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Daytona Beach, FL (40.7 miles , pop. 64,112).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (45.4 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (787.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Matanzas, FL (1.5 miles ), Butler Beach, FL (1.6 miles ), St. Augustine Shores, FL (2.2 miles ), St. Augustine Beach, FL (2.4 miles ), St. Augustine South, FL (2.6 miles ), Marineland, FL (2.7 miles) , St. Augustine, FL (3.1 miles ), Villano Beach, FL (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 29.77 N, Longitude: 81.25 W

Crescent Beach household income distribution Crescent Beach home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.8%
Florida:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Other services, except public administration (17%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (21%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (27%)
  • Sales and related occupations (26%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (14%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (3%)
  • Sales and related occupations (27%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (12%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Crescent Beach: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Crescent Beach, Florida

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Tornado activity:

Crescent Beach-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Florida state average. It is 15% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/15/1958, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.8 miles away from the Crescent Beach place center injured 9 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 2/7/1971, a category F3 tornado 11.6 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Crescent Beach-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 408.5 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 226.5 miles away from Crescent Beach 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 198.5 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 293.2 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 236.9 miles away from Crescent Beach 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 370.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Crescent Beach topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Crescent Beach:

  • MOULTRIE CREEK NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; SAINT AUGUSTINE, FL)
  • FLAGLER HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; SAINT AUGUSTINE, FL)
  • ST AUGUSTINE PSYCHIATRIC CENTER (Hospital, about 8 miles away; SAINT AUGUSTINE, FL)
  • COMMUNITY HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; SAINT AUGUSTINE, FL)
  • SAINT AUGUSTINE ARTIFICIAL KIDNEY CTR (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; SAINT AUGUSTINE, FL)
  • PONCE THERAPY CARE CENTER, THE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SAINT AUGUSTINE, FL)
  • ST AUGUSTINE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SAINT AUGUSTINE, FL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Crescent Beach:

  • Flagler College-St Augustine (about 10 miles; Saint Augustine, FL; Full-time enrollment: 2,644)
  • Saint Johns River State College (about 27 miles; Palatka, FL; FT enrollment: 4,698)
  • Wyotech-Daytona (about 30 miles; Ormond Beach, FL; FT enrollment: 2,295)
  • University of North Florida (about 39 miles; Jacksonville, FL; FT enrollment: 13,870)
  • Bethune-Cookman University (about 41 miles; Daytona Beach, FL; FT enrollment: 3,733)
  • Daytona State College (about 41 miles; Daytona Beach, FL; FT enrollment: 11,389)
  • Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Worldwide (about 42 miles; Daytona Beach, FL; FT enrollment: 9,244)

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 45.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

45.5
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.7
U.S.:

20.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.4%
(15.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  1.9 people
Florida:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  57.3%
Whole state:  65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.7%
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: 0.2% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
Florida average:

12.2

Crescent Beach travel time to work - commute Crescent Beach mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Crescent Beach CDP (based on St. Johns County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic27,15311
Evangelical Protestant23,63678
Mainline Protestant11,32918
Other5,92917
Black Protestant1,3009
Orthodox3201
None120,372-
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: 31
St. Johns County:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
St. Johns County:

0.69 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 57
St. Johns County:

3.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 184
Here:

10.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Johns County:

21.6%
Florida:

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

11.3%
State:

14.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.9%
Florida:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Crescent Beach:

47.1%
Florida:

48.5%

Average BMI:
Crescent Beach:

29.6
Florida:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Crescent Beach:

19.1%
Florida:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Crescent Beach:

15.4%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Crescent Beach:

7.0
Florida:

6.9

Overweight people:
Here:

40.0%
State:

34.8%

General health condition:
This city:

55.4%
State:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

72.3%
State:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Crescent Beach, FL Residents

9.71% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($67,927 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.71%
Florida average:

7.97%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($688 average AGI)
St. Johns County:

0.08%
Florida average:

0.11%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Duval County, FL  2.84% ($65,076 average AGI)
from Clay County, FL  0.36% ($50,414)
from Flagler County, FL  0.25% ($34,213)


8.07% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($50,789 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.07%
Florida average:

7.17%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($589 average AGI)
St. Johns County:

0.07%
Florida average:

0.12%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Duval County, FL  2.43% ($47,727 average AGI)
to Flagler County, FL  0.30% ($33,481)
to Clay County, FL  0.25% ($43,376)

Strongest AM radio stations in Crescent Beach:

  • WAOC (1420 AM; 2 kW; ST. AUGUSTINE, FL; Owner: DOMAR BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSOS (1170 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ST. AUGUSTINE BEACH, FL; Owner: 3 POINT MEDIA - FLORIDA, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WQTM (740 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WONQ (1030 AM; 45 kW; OVIEDO, FL; Owner: FLORIDA BROADCASTERS)
  • WIXC (1060 AM; 50 kW; TITUSVILLE, FL; Owner: GENESIS COMMUNICATIONS I, INC.)
  • WFOY (1240 AM; 1 kW; ST. AUGUSTINE, FL; Owner: SHULL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WDYZ (990 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WIOJ (1010 AM; 10 kW; JACKSONVILLE BEACH, FL)
  • WAYR (550 AM; 5 kW; ORANGE PARK, FL; Owner: GOOD TIDINGS TRUST, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Crescent Beach:

  • WSJF (105.5 FM; ST. AUGUSTINE BEACH, FL; Owner: TAMA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGNE-FM (99.9 FM; PALATKA, FL; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WAYL (91.9 FM; ST. AUGUSTINE, FL; Owner: NEW COVENANT EDUCATIONAL MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WSOS-FM (94.1 FM; ST. AUGUSTINE, FL; Owner: 3 POINT MEDIA - FLORIDA, LLC)
  • WJHM (101.9 FM; DAYTONA BEACH, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WEJZ (96.1 FM; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WFCF (88.5 FM; ST. AUGUSTINE, FL; Owner: FLAGLER COLLEGE)
  • WOCL (105.9 FM; DELAND, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WFYV-FM (104.5 FM; ATLANTIC BEACH, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WMXQ (102.9 FM; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WQIK-FM (99.1 FM; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WROO (107.3 FM; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFKS (97.9 FM; NEPTUNE BEACH, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJCT-FM (89.9 FM; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: WJCT, INC.)
  • WJBT (92.7 FM; GREEN COVE SPRINGS, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • W207AZ (89.3 FM; ST. AUGUSTINE, FL; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Crescent Beach:

  • WQXT-CA (Channel 22; ST. AUGUSTINE, FL; Owner: AIA TV, INC.)
  • WJWB (Channel 17; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCEU (Channel 15; NEW SMYRNA BEACH, FL; Owner: DAYTONA BEACH COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WESH (Channel 2; DAYTONA BEACH, FL; Owner: ORLANDO HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WJCT (Channel 7; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: WJCT, INC.)
  • WJEB-TV (Channel 59; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: JACKSONVILLE EDUCATORS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTLV (Channel 12; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • WAWS (Channel 30; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJXX (Channel 25; ORANGE PARK, FL; Owner: GANNETT RIVER STATES PUBLISHING CORPORATION)
  • WTEV-TV (Channel 47; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJXT (Channel 4; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, FLORIDA, INC.)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

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    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.600 MHz, 156.650 MHz, 156.800 MHzGrant Date: 07/12/2011, Expiration Date: 10/08/2021Registrant: State Of Florida, 605 Suwannee St. Ms90, Tallahassee, FL 32399-0450, Phone: (850) 410-5600, Fax: (850) 410-5501

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$150,7106$148,64011$173,0054$171,223
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$108,4506$209,4722$236,725
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$04$168,0081$169,330
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$220,7800$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0212.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$143,6051$147,220
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$120,4300$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0212.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (98%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Crescent Beach compared to Florida state average:

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

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  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Chile (population 500+)"
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  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 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 (pop. 50,000+)"
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