Cypress Quarters, Florida

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Population in 2010: 1,215. Population change since 2000: +5.7%
Males: 623  (51.3%)
Females: 592  (48.7%)
Median resident age:  40.7 years
Florida median age:  42.1 years

Zip codes: 34972.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $30,624 (it was $29,565 in 2000)
Cypress Quarters:

$30,624
FL:

$50,860

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $13,120 (it was $13,046 in 2000)

Cypress Quarters CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $112,599 (it was $57,200 in 2000)
Cypress Quarters:

$112,599
FL:

$197,700

Median gross rent in 2016: $862.

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  • Races in Cypress Quarters, FL (2010)

    Cypress Quarters races chart
    • 70057.6%Black alone
    • 33127.2%White alone
    • 14712.1%Hispanic
    • 191.6%Asian alone
    • 161.3%Two or more races
    • 10.08%American Indian alone
    • 10.08%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cypress Quarters: 83.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (5.5%), American (1.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 25 feet

Land area: 2.71 square miles.

Population density: 449 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Cypress Quarters:

  • High school or higher: 81.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cypress Quarters CDP:

  • Never married: 49.4%
  • Now married: 33.5%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 10.7%

2 residents are foreign born

This place:

0.2%
Florida:

19.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $980 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $906 (0.7%)

Cypress Quarters satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Port St. Lucie, FL (28.3 miles , pop. 88,769).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Hialeah, FL (101.2 miles , pop. 226,419).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (901.8 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Okeechobee, FL (1.1 miles ), Taylor Creek, FL (1.6 miles ), Buckhead Ridge, FL (3.1 miles ), North Okeechobee, FL (4.0 miles ), Northeast Glades, FL (4.2 miles ), West St. Lucie, FL (4.7 miles ), Indiantown, FL (5.1 miles ), Port St. Lucie, FL (5.3 miles ).

Latitude: 27.25 N, Longitude: 80.81 W

Cypress Quarters household income distribution Cypress Quarters home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.4%
Florida:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (37%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Retail trade (29%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (13%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (35%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (35%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (13%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

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Average climate in Cypress Quarters, Florida

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Tornado activity:

Cypress Quarters-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Florida state average. It is 16% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/15/1958, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 23.0 miles away from the Cypress Quarters place center injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 10/19/1958, a category F3 tornado 27.0 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 24 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cypress Quarters-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Florida state average. It is 97% 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 365.8 miles away from the city center
On 2/22/1992 at 04:21:34, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 133.9 miles away from Cypress Quarters center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 393.0 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 360.5 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 468.9 miles away from Cypress Quarters center
On 6/11/2001 at 18:27:54, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 213.6 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 Okeechobee County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Fires: 5, Tropical Storms: 4, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cypress Quarters topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Cypress Quarters:

  • HOSPICE OF OKEECHOBEE INC (Hospital, about 1 miles away; OKEECHOBEE, FL)
  • BIG LAKE HOME HEALTH SERVICES, INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; OKEECHOBEE, FL)
  • RENAL CARE CENTER - OKEECHOBEE (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; OKEECHOBEE, FL)
  • OKEECHOBEE HEALTH CARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; OKEECHOBEE, FL)
  • RAULERSON SKILLED NURSING UNIT (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; OKEECHOBEE, FL)
  • BIG LAKE KIDNEY CENTER LLC (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; OKEECHOBEE, FL)

Amtrak station near Cypress Quarters:

  • 2 miles: OKEECHOBEE (801 N. PARROTT AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cypress Quarters:

  • Indian River State College (about 31 miles; Fort Pierce, FL; Full-time enrollment: 12,211)
  • Florida Institute of Technology (about 58 miles; Melbourne, FL; FT enrollment: 4,452)
  • Florida Institute of Technology-Online (about 58 miles; Melbourne, FL; FT enrollment: 3,046)
  • Palm Beach Atlantic University (about 61 miles; West Palm Beach, FL; FT enrollment: 2,868)
  • Palm Beach State College (about 63 miles; Lake Worth, FL; FT enrollment: 19,938)
  • Lynn University (about 74 miles; Boca Raton, FL; FT enrollment: 2,151)
  • Florida Atlantic University (about 75 miles; Boca Raton, FL; FT enrollment: 24,403)

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Okeechobee 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 2016: 31.1%
(39.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.4% for Black residents, 92.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.0 people
Florida:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  69.6%
Whole state:  65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.9%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
9 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
8 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Cypress Quarters, Florida environmental map by EPA

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Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.3
Florida average:

12.3

Cypress Quarters travel time to work - commute Cypress Quarters mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Cypress Quarters CDP (based on Okeechobee County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,48240
Catholic2,5343
Mainline Protestant1,0544
Black Protestant9474
Other3142
None25,665-
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
Okeechobee County:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Okeechobee County:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Okeechobee County:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
Here:

5.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.8%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Okeechobee County:

29.9%
Florida:

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

16.5%
State:

14.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Cypress Quarters:

47.0%
Florida:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Cypress Quarters:

42.1%
Florida:

48.5%

Average BMI:
Cypress Quarters:

29.3
Florida:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Cypress Quarters:

20.0%
Florida:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.7%
Florida:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Cypress Quarters:

6.7
Florida:

6.9

Overweight people:
Cypress Quarters:

33.8%
Florida:

34.8%

General health condition:
This city:

51.1%
Florida:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.2%
Florida:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cypress Quarters, FL Residents

6.78% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,936 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.78%
Florida average:

7.97%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Palm Beach County, FL  0.78% ($34,187 average AGI)
from Highlands County, FL  0.69% ($22,605)
from St. Lucie County, FL  0.46% ($35,481)


7.41% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,463 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.41%
Florida average:

7.17%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Highlands County, FL  0.66% ($27,218 average AGI)
to St. Lucie County, FL  0.58% ($35,368)
to Palm Beach County, FL  0.56% ($42,394)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cypress Quarters:

  • WOKC (1570 AM; 1 kW; OKEECHOBEE, FL; Owner: GLADES MEDIA COMPANY LLC)
  • WJNA (640 AM; 38 kW; ROYAL PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: SOUTH FLORIDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WFTL (850 AM; 50 kW; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES II, L.L.C.)
  • WFLF (540 AM; 50 kW; PINE HILLS, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAQI (710 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: LICENSE CORPORATION #1)
  • WWFE (670 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: FENIX BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQTM (740 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAFC (590 AM; 5 kW; CLEWISTON, FL; Owner: GLADES MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WRFX (940 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLVJ (1040 AM; 25 kW; BOYNTON BEACH, FL; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL BOYNTON BEACH, INC.)
  • WWNN (1470 AM; 50 kW; POMPANO BEACH, FL; Owner: WWNN LICENSE, LLC)
  • WDYZ (990 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WIXC (1060 AM; 50 kW; TITUSVILLE, FL; Owner: GENESIS COMMUNICATIONS I, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cypress Quarters:

  • W218BB (91.5 FM; OKEECHOBEE, FL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WWFR (91.7 FM; STUART, FL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WLDI (95.5 FM; FORT PIERCE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKGR (98.7 FM; FORT PIERCE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRMF (97.9 FM; PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: PBB LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCNO (89.9 FM; PALM CITY, FL; Owner: NATIONAL CHRISTIAN NETWORK, INC.)
  • WMBX (102.3 FM; JENSEN BEACH, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WPBZ (103.1 FM; INDIANTOWN, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Cypress Quarters:

  • WPBF (Channel 25; TEQUESTA, FL; Owner: WPBF-TV COMPANY)
  • WTVX (Channel 34; FORT PIERCE, FL; Owner: C-34 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WTCE (Channel 21; FORT PIERCE, FL; Owner: JACKSONVILLE EDUCATORS B/CNG, INC.)
  • WFGC (Channel 61; PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: CHRISTIAN TELEVISION OF PALM BEACH COUNTY, INC.)
  • WTCN-CA (Channel 43; PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: WILLIAM H. BROTHERS)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Robert Moore, 11236 Hwy 98 North (Lat: 27.347722 Lon: -80.951000), Type: 86.0, Overall height: 86 m, Registrant: 5745342002, Bobmoore@maplenet.Net, 1908 SWEETBRIAR DRIVE
  • Robert H Branch, 11236 Hwy 98 North (Lat: 27.347722 Lon: -80.951000), Type: 86.0, Overall height: 86 m, Registrant: 5745342002, Bobmoore@maplenet.Net, 1908 SWEETBRIAR DRIVE

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (95%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • No fuel used (2%)

Cypress Quarters compared to Florida state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
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