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Population in 2012: 1,707 (94% urban, 6% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.8%
 

Males: 880  (51.6%)
Females: 827  (48.4%)

Median resident age:  40.4 years
Florida median age:  40.3 years

Zip codes: 32628.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $25,795 (it was $20,081 in 2000)
Cross City:

$25,795
FL:

$45,040
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $13,998

Cross City town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $72,104 (it was $39,600 in 2000)
Cross City:

$72,104
FL:

$148,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $116,584; Detached houses: $144,924; Mobile homes: $44,590

Median gross rent in 2012: $576.

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Cross City races chart
  • White alone - 1,186 (68.6%)
  • Black alone - 469 (27.1%)
  • Hispanic - 33 (1.9%)
  • Two or more races - 29 (1.7%)
  • Asian alone - 7 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 4 (0.2%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Cross City: 79.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (17.8%), United States (7.7%), German (7.4%), English (6.8%), French (2.4%), Subsaharan African (2.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 42 feet

Land area: 1.90 square miles.

Population density: 900 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Cross City:

  • High school or higher: 70.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.1%
  • Unemployed: 13.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cross City town:

  • Never married: 29.9%
  • Now married: 41.5%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 14.2%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

15 residents are foreign born

This town:  0.6%
Florida:  19.4%



According to our research of Florida and other state lists there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Cross City, Florida as of August 22, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Cross City to the number of sex offenders is 107 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $590 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $700 (0.8%)

Cross City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gainesville, FL (47.4 miles , pop. 95,447).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (99.7 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (736.2 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Fanning Springs, FL (3.5 miles ), Manattee Road, FL (3.9 miles ), Steinhatchee, FL (4.0 miles ), Andrews, FL (4.0 miles ), Horseshoe Beach, FL (4.1 miles ), Bell, FL (4.2 miles ), Trenton, FL (4.3 miles ), Chiefland, FL (4.4 miles ).

Latitude: 29.64 N, Longitude: 83.12 W

Area code: 352

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Crime rates in Cross City by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 002010010000
per 100,000 0.00.0112.40.054.30.00.055.20.00.00.00.0
Robberies 021234450310
per 100,000 0.0107.856.2108.6163.0217.6217.6275.90.0168.957.10.0
Assaults 11991297875077
per 100,000 604.1484.9505.6651.8488.9380.8435.3386.3274.10.0399.5398.0
Burglaries 3023202620422032175410
per 100,000 1647.41239.21123.61412.31086.42285.11088.11766.0932.0281.5228.3568.5
Thefts 696288537976536346241926
per 100,000 3789.13340.54943.82878.94291.14134.92883.63476.82521.91351.41084.51478.1
Auto thefts 832411020100
per 100,000 439.3161.6112.4217.354.354.40.0110.40.056.30.00.0
Arson 010110002000
per 100,000 0.053.90.054.354.30.00.00.0109.60.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 440.1377.4513.4410.5460.2490.4357.9495.2230.0134.2162.8185.8

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.84
Florida average:

2.45

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

9.5%
Florida:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: -281 (-13.7%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (27%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (15%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Accommodation and food services (22%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10%)
  • Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Cashiers (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (4%)

Work and jobs in Cross City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

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Tornado activity:

Cross City-area historical tornado activity is below Florida state average. It is 13% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/27/1984, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 27.7 miles away from the Cross City town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/23/1983, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 14.7 miles away from the town center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Dixie County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Birthplace of: Nick Collins - 2005 NFL player (Green Bay Packers, born: Aug 16, 1983), Paul O'Hara - College football player (Marshall Thundering Herd), Thaddeus Parker - Recipient of the Purple Heart medal.


Hospital/medical center in Cross City:

  • CROSS CITY REHABILITATION AND HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, 583 NE 351 HWY)

Political contributions by individuals in Cross City, FL

Airports located in Cross City:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cross City:

  • Santa Fe College (about 42 miles; Gainesville, FL; Full-time enrollment: 6,616)
  • University of Florida (about 48 miles; Gainesville, FL; FT enrollment: 43,960)
  • Central Florida Community College (about 66 miles; Ocala, FL; FT enrollment: 3,440)
  • Valdosta State University (about 85 miles; Valdosta, GA; FT enrollment: 9,844)
  • Saint Johns River Community College (about 87 miles; Palatka, FL; FT enrollment: 2,249)
  • Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (about 89 miles; Tallahassee, FL; FT enrollment: 10,978)
  • Florida State University (about 91 miles; Tallahassee, FL; FT enrollment: 33,687)
See full list of schools located in Cross City, School District: DIXIE COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT


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Notable locations in Cross City: Dixie Plaza (A), Cross City Correctional Institution Library (B), Dixie County Emergency Medical Services Station 1 (C), Cross City Police Department (D), Dixie County Fire and Rescue Station 41 (E), Dixie County Sheriff's Office (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Court: Florida State - Judicial- County Court Dixie- Judge Koberlein Frede (Courthouse).

 
Dixie 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 Cross City and their reported violations in the past:

CROSS CITY, TOWN OF (Population served: 2850, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-12-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-12-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (MAR-21-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (MAR-21-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-18-2005), St Public Notif received (JAN-04-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-18-2005), St Public Notif received (JAN-04-2006)
  • 9 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
GRUMPY'S ITALIAN RESTAURANT (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-1999 and DEC-1999, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2003 and SEP-2003, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR)

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

  • U & I LIQUORS/LOUNGE (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 28.8%
(23.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.1% for Black residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Florida:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  65.4%
Whole state:  65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.4%
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: 0.3% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Cross City, FL

55 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
50 people in nursing homes in 2000

Cross City compared to Florida state average:

Cross City, Florida environmental map by EPA

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


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Banks with branches in Cross City (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Cross City Branch at 510 Leon Street, branch established on 1923/09/19. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Capital City Bank: Cross City Branch at 294 Ne 210th Avenue, branch established on 1934/03/01. 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.
  • Drummond Community Bank: Dixie County Branch at 200 South West Cedar Street, branch established on 1994/07/25. Info updated 2007/05/30: Bank assets: $200.1 mil, Deposits: $150.8 mil, headquarters in Chiefland, FL, positive income, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Drummond Banking Company

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Cross City, Florida:

  • Florida Motel, S Hwy 19, Cross City, FL 32628
  • Carriage Inn Motel, Hwy 19, Cross City, FL 32628
  • El Dorado Inn, N US 19, Cross City, FL 32628
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Cross City, Florida

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Cross City travel time to work - commute


Cross City mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (93%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Cross City town (based on Dixie County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.26%
Here44.3%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchInternational Pentecostal Holiness ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Other
Adherents69.5%8.3%5.0%4.6%12.5%
Congregations45.2%12.9%12.9%6.5%22.6%
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: 3
Dixie County:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Dixie County:

3.35 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
This county:

3.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.7%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Dixie County:

29.7%
State:

23.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.0%
State:

14.0%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$2,330$27,9600$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$10,838$26,0110$0
Firefighters 0$0 20$11,111
Solid Waste Management 1$1,997$23,9640$0
Sewerage 2$5,567$33,4020$0
Water Supply 4$9,128$27,3840$0
Other Government Administration 3$6,187$24,7486$1,850
Totals for Government 16$36,048$27,03626$12,961


10.79% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,327 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.79%
Florida average:

8.71%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Levy County, FL  1.08% ($19,432 average AGI)
from Pinellas County, FL  1.00% ($46,439)
from Alachua County, FL  0.54% ($37,955)


7.91% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,684 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.91%
Florida average:

7.73%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Alachua County, FL  1.14% ($31,222 average AGI)
to Levy County, FL  0.99% ($22,615)
to Gilchrist County, FL  0.78% ($29,903)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cross City:

  • WYNY (1240 AM; 1 kW; CROSS CITY, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, 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.)
  • WGSR (1570 AM; 50 kW; FERNANDINA BEACH, FL; Owner: RJM COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WMGG (820 AM; 50 kW; LARGO, FL; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ST. PETERSBURG LICENSEE)
  • WOBS (1530 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • WDYZ (990 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WRUF (850 AM; 5 kW; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WQYK (1010 AM; 50 kW; SEFFNER, FL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TAMPA)
  • WLQH (940 AM; 1 kW; CHIEFLAND, FL; Owner: OCALA BROADCASTING CORPORATION, L.L.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cross City:

  • WKZY (106.9 FM; CROSS CITY, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDJY (101.7 FM; TRENTON, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKTK (98.5 FM; CRYSTAL RIVER, FL; Owner: ENTERCOM GAINESVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNDN (107.9 FM; CHIEFLAND, FL; Owner: OCALA BROADCASTING CORPORATION, L.L.)
  • WTBH (91.5 FM; CHIEFLAND, FL; Owner: LONG POND BAPTIST CHURCH)

TV broadcast stations around Cross City:

  • WFXU (Channel 57; LIVE OAK, FL; Owner: WFXU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WGFL (Channel 53; HIGH SPRINGS, FL; Owner: BUDD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
Cross City, Florida:
  • Fatal accident count: 15
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 24
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 9
  • Fatalities: 18
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 46
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Florida average:
  • Fatal accident count: 164
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 251
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 53
  • Fatalities: 177
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 434
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 30
See more detailed statistics of Cross City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total average daily traffic: 4,900
Total average daily truck traffic: 882
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 8,502


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 7
  • Hazardous Condition: 5

Incident types - Cross City


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cross City, FL

Most common first names in Cross City, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4367.5 years
Mary3370.6 years
William3174.1 years
John2873.3 years
Robert2368.0 years
Charles2163.0 years
Willie1868.9 years
Ruby1679.8 years
George1572.1 years
Joseph1270.1 years
Most common last names in Cross City, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams2777.3 years
Osteen1867.7 years
Smith1872.7 years
Futch1673.7 years
Jones1471.0 years
Johnson1475.8 years
Chewning1474.5 years
Allen1271.3 years
Davis1171.1 years
Lee1167.3 years
Businesses in Cross City, FL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Dairy Queen1McDonald's1
FedEx1Subway1
H&R Block1UPS1
Hardee's1

Cross City on our top lists:

  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest ratio of rapes to murders between 2001 and 2006"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest maximum monthly morning or afternoon humidity"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of burglaries in 2006 per 10,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Wood products"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses"
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