Davenport, Florida

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Population in 2017: 4,544 (98% urban, 2% rural).
Population change since 2000: +136.2%
Males: 2,023  (44.5%)
Females: 2,521  (55.5%)
Median resident age:

36.6 years
Florida median age:

42.0 years

Zip codes: 33837, 33844.

Davenport Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2017: $39,559 (it was $29,408 in 2000)
Davenport:

$39,559
FL:

$52,594

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $20,115 (it was $15,544 in 2000)

Davenport city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $132,120 (it was $60,000 in 2000)
Davenport:

$132,120
FL:

$214,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $128,017; detached houses: $147,981; mobile homes: $49,663; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $12,129

Median gross rent in 2017: $928.

March 2019 cost of living index in Davenport: 86.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 22.5%
(10.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.3% for Black residents, 34.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 62.9% for other race residents, 41.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Davenport, FL (2010)
    • 1,69258.6%White alone
    • 83128.8%Hispanic
    • 29610.2%Black alone
    • 281.0%Asian alone
    • 291.0%Two or more races
    • 70.2%American Indian alone
    • 50.2%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Florida and other state lists, there were 65 registered sex offenders living in Davenport, Florida as of August 05, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Davenport is 54 to 1.


Crime rates in Davenport by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(99.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(98.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(91.4)
0
(0.0)
3
(99.9)
3
(102.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(33.3)
1
(32.9)
1
(30.2)
1
(27.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(98.0)
7
(341.3)
2
(97.3)
2
(91.4)
1
(37.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(34.2)
3
(101.0)
4
(133.1)
3
(98.7)
3
(90.5)
10
(272.0)
3
(71.4)
6
(123.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
37
(1,814)
25
(1,219)
33
(1,605)
50
(2,285)
26
(982.6)
23
(766.2)
20
(683.3)
21
(706.8)
34
(1,131)
31
(1,020)
25
(754.1)
12
(326.4)
16
(380.9)
26
(536.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
61
(2,990)
41
(1,999)
52
(2,529)
24
(1,097)
42
(1,587)
18
(599.6)
15
(512.5)
36
(1,212)
36
(1,198)
37
(1,217)
30
(905.0)
30
(815.9)
40
(952.2)
42
(866.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
17
(833.3)
6
(292.5)
4
(194.6)
3
(137.1)
9
(340.1)
9
(299.8)
2
(68.3)
4
(134.6)
3
(99.8)
3
(98.7)
6
(181.0)
4
(108.8)
5
(119.0)
4
(82.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(33.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)362.3256.9248.5260.5167.0211.5111.4128.9171.7157.6130.6126.788.6103.5

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City-data.com crime index in Davenport, FL

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 11 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.06
Florida average:

2.08
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Ancestries: American (30.4%), English (3.8%), African (3.8%), Haitian (3.7%), German (3.3%), Irish (1.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 136 feet

Land area: 1.56 square miles.

Population density: 2,906 people per square mile   (average).

Davenport, Florida map

582 residents are foreign born (12.5% Latin America).

This city:

16.1%
Florida:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,333 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,062 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Southwest Orange, FL (20.0 miles , pop. 105,946).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tampa, FL (54.2 miles , pop. 303,447).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (840.8 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Haines City, FL (1.9 miles ),
Loughman, FL (2.5 miles ),
Poinciana, FL (2.8 miles ),
Lake Hamilton, FL (2.8 miles ),
Grenelefe, FL (2.9 miles ),
Lake Alfred, FL (3.0 miles ),
Dundee, FL (3.1 miles ),
Winter Haven, FL (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 28.16 N, Longitude: 81.60 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 863

Distribution of median household income in Davenport, FL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Davenport, FL in 2017

Property values in Davenport, FL

Davenport satellite photo by USGS

Davenport tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $68,000
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $66,200
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $60,500
  • 2000: 8 buildings, average cost: $88,900
  • 2001: 12 buildings, average cost: $70,300
  • 2002: 15 buildings, average cost: $83,000
  • 2003: 11 buildings, average cost: $85,500
  • 2004: 13 buildings, average cost: $92,400
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $126,300
  • 2006: 86 buildings, average cost: $177,200
  • 2007: 207 buildings, average cost: $148,800
  • 2008: 52 buildings, average cost: $141,000
  • 2009: 11 buildings, average cost: $140,500
  • 2010: 19 buildings, average cost: $131,700
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $153,300
  • 2012: 11 buildings, average cost: $126,900
  • 2013: 92 buildings, average cost: $113,800
  • 2014: 135 buildings, average cost: $131,800
  • 2015: 205 buildings, average cost: $160,700
  • 2016: 249 buildings, average cost: $84,800
  • 2017: 361 buildings, average cost: $179,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Davenport, FL residents
Average permit cost in Davenport, FL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
Florida:

3.3%
Most common industries in Davenport, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (21.1%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (18.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.0%)
  • Educational services (7.6%)
  • Health care (4.8%)
  • Machinery, equipment, supplies merchant wholesalers (4.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (31.6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (20.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.5%)
  • Machinery, equipment, supplies merchant wholesalers (8.0%)
  • Utilities (3.4%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (3.2%)
  • Public administration (3.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (15.8%)
  • Educational services (15.2%)
  • Health care (11.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.6%)
  • Construction (6.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.9%)
Most common occupations in Davenport, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.9%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.8%)
  • Cashiers (4.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (9.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.3%)
  • Carpenters (7.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7.3%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.8%)
  • Mathematical science occupations (5.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (12.2%)
  • Cashiers (10.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.3%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.0%)

Average climate in Davenport, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Davenport, Florida environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 55.8. This is better than average.

City:

55.8
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 15.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.2
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.26. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.26
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Davenport-area historical tornado activity is above Florida state average. It is 64% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/22/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.9 miles away from the Davenport city center killed 25 people and injured 150 people and caused $55 million in damages.

On 2/22/1998, a category F3 tornado 23.2 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 70 people and caused $15 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Davenport-area historical earthquake activity is near 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 336.3 miles away from Davenport center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 339.1 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 309.9 miles away from Davenport 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 397.6 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 398.5 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 349.6 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 Polk County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Fires: 6, Tropical Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Floods: 2, Freeze: 1, Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Davenport topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Davenport:

  • HEART OF FLORIDA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Proprietary, provides emergency services, 40100 US HWY 27 N)
  • CROSSROADS, THE (206 W ORANGE ST)
  • WILLIAM L HARGRAVE HEALTH CARE CENTER (206 W ORANGE ST)
  • DAVENPORT DIALYSIS CENTER (45597 US HWY 27)
  • TENDER TOUCH HEALTH CARE - DAVENPORT FLA (121 WEBBS DR, STE 400)

Amtrak stations near Davenport:

  • 14 miles: WINTER HAVEN (1800 7TH ST. S.W.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand.
  • 16 miles: KISSIMMEE (111 DAKIN ST.) . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 17 miles: LAKE BUENA VISTA (12521 RTE. 535) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Davenport:

  • Polk State College (about 12 miles; Winter Haven, FL; Full-time enrollment: 7,935)
  • Southeastern University (about 22 miles; Lakeland, FL; FT enrollment: 2,407)
  • Universal Technical Institute-Auto Motorcycle & Marine Mechanics Institute Division-Orlando (about 22 miles; Orlando, FL; FT enrollment: 4,338)
  • Everest University-South Orlando (about 22 miles; Orlando, FL; FT enrollment: 33,859)
  • Florida Southern College (about 23 miles; Lakeland, FL; FT enrollment: 2,460)
  • Valencia College (about 27 miles; Orlando, FL; FT enrollment: 30,467)
  • Rollins College (about 34 miles; Winter Park, FL; FT enrollment: 3,085)

Public high schools in Davenport:

  • RIDGE COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 955, Location: 500 ORCHID DR, Grades: 9-12)
  • DAVENPORT COMMUNITY CAMPUS (Location: 8 W PALMETTO ST, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Davenport:

Private elementary/middle school in Davenport:

  • RIDGE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 178, Location: 41219 HIGHWAY 27, Grades: PK-7)
See full list of schools located in Davenport

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Lakewood Park Baptist Church 721 Sylvan Ramble Rd. Davenport, FL 33837 Phone: 863-421-7312 www.lakewoodparkbaptist.com

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Davenport: Davenport Fire Department (A), Davenport Police Department Administration (B), Davenport Police Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Lake Davenport (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Davenport: Lewis W Mathews Memorial Sports Complex (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Art Prima (Art Museums; 203 Spanish Moss Rd).

Hotels: Bahama Bay Resort (400 Gran Bahama Boulevard), Allegro Concierge Services (45633 Highway 27), Best Western Maingate South (2425 Frontage Road), Comfort Inn Maingate South (I-4 At Us 27 (Exit 23)).

Birthplace of: Aaron Kelly (singer) - Singer, Brandon Streeter - College basketball player (Sam Houston St. Bearkats).

Polk County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Davenport and their reported violations in the past:

DAVENPORT, CITY OF (Population served: 4,434, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-10-2012), St Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2012), St Compliance Meeting conducted (OCT-24-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-20-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-20-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-09-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-10-2012), St Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2012), St Compliance Meeting conducted (OCT-24-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-20-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-20-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-09-2013)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • DEER CREEK GOLF ; RV RESORT (Population served: 1,300, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)
  • EMERALD LAKE MHP (Population served: 250, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SUNSHINE DREAM VILLAGE (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • RAINBOW CHASE RV RESORT (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.7 people
Florida:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

72.1%
Whole state:

65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.4%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
70 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Davenport in 2000:

  • 58 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 45 people in nursing homes
  • 13 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms

Banks with branches in Davenport (2011 data):

  • CenterState Bank of Florida, National Association: Deer Creek Branch at 42725 Us Highway 27, branch established on 2006/10/02; Polo Park Branch at 100 Polo Park East Boulevard, branch established on 1997/01/08. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $2,082.6 mil, Deposits: $1,779.8 mil, headquarters in Winter Haven, FL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 65 total offices, Holding Company: Centerstate Banks, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Davenport Branch at 305 West Bay Street, branch established on 1974/11/01; Ovation At Reunion Branch at 8100 Lake Wilson Rd, branch established on 2008/12/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • SunTrust Bank: Berry Town Center Branch at 2301 Berry Boulevard, branch established on 2006/04/10. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • TrustCo Bank: Davenport Branch at 42755 Rt27, branch established on 2008/11/10. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $4,250.1 mil, Deposits: $3,736.0 mil, headquarters in Glenville, NY, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 135 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Davenport:

Marital status in Davenport, FL
  • Never married: 31.3%
  • Now married: 52.2%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 7.6%
  • Divorced: 7.4%

For population 25 years and over in Davenport:

  • High school or higher: 80.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.7%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
Florida average:

12.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Davenport
Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhoods in Davenport:

(Davenport, Florida Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Davenport, FL (based on Polk County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant148,424504
Catholic45,25113
Mainline Protestant31,34774
Black Protestant10,76146
Other8,63036
Orthodox3073
None357,375-
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: 94
Polk County:

1.64 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
Polk County:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 104
Polk County:

1.82 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 215
Polk County:

3.75 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 281
Here:

4.90 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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

9.8%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

30.1%
Florida:

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

15.0%
State:

14.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Davenport:

50.4%
State:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.2%
State:

48.5%

Average BMI:
Davenport:

28.6
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.6%
Florida:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Davenport:

11.3%
Florida:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Davenport:

6.9
Florida:

6.9

Overweight people:
Davenport:

34.8%
Florida:

34.8%

General health condition:
Davenport:

53.9%
Florida:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.0%
Florida:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Davenport, FL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 9$28,167$37,5560$0
Firefighters 6$15,033$30,0662$828
Water Supply 4$15,691$47,0730$0
Financial Administration 4$16,831$50,4930$0
Streets and Highways 3$5,847$23,3880$0
Parks and Recreation 1$1,807$21,6841$2,373
Fire - Other 1$2,214$26,5680$0
Police - Other 1$2,692$32,3040$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 29$88,282$36,5303$3,201

Davenport government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Police Protection: $588,000 ($129.40)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $545,000 ($119.94)
    Water Utilities: $362,000 ($79.67)
    General - Other: $350,000 ($77.02)
    Local Fire Protection: $328,000 ($72.18)
    Solid Waste Management: $307,000 ($67.56)
    Central Staff Services: $291,000 ($64.04)
    Regular Highways: $198,000 ($43.57)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $134,000 ($29.49)
    Financial Administration: $134,000 ($29.49)
    Natural Resources - Other: $82,000 ($18.05)
    Parks and Recreation: $73,000 ($16.07)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $50,000 ($11.00)
    Sewerage: $38,000 ($8.36)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($3.52)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $59,000 ($12.98)
    Regular Highways: $27,000 ($5.94)
    Water Utilities: $13,000 ($2.86)
    Natural Resources - Other: $9,000 ($1.98)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($1.32)
    Central Staff Services: $5,000 ($1.10)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000 ($0.66)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($0.66)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,078,000 ($237.24)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $106,000 ($23.33)

Davenport government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $349,000 ($76.80)
    Solid Waste Management: $337,000 ($74.16)
    Sewerage: $156,000 ($34.33)
    Natural Resources - Other: $44,000 ($9.68)
    Parks and Recreation: $31,000 ($6.82)
    Regular Highways: $15,000 ($3.30)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $62,000 ($13.64)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $52,000 ($11.44)
    General Revenue - Other: $12,000 ($2.64)
    Fines and Forfeits: $11,000 ($2.42)
    Sale of Property: $8,000 ($1.76)
    Donations From Private Sources: $4,000 ($0.88)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($0.44)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $550,000 ($121.04)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $273,000 ($60.08)
    Sewerage: $250,000 ($55.02)
    Other: $59,000 ($12.98)
  • Tax - Property: $658,000 ($144.81)
    Public Utilities Sales: $419,000 ($92.21)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $285,000 ($62.72)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $149,000 ($32.79)
    Other License: $47,000 ($10.34)

Davenport government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,834,000 ($843.75)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,445,000 ($758.14)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $600,000 ($132.04)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $211,000 ($46.43)

Davenport government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,122,000 ($907.13)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $274,000 ($60.30)

8.18% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($45,148 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.18%
Florida average:

7.69%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($333 average AGI)
Polk County:

0.06%
Florida average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Hillsborough County, FL  0.82% ($41,918 average AGI)
from Orange County, FL  0.81% ($35,724)
from Osceola County, FL  0.78% ($34,937)


6.08% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($43,144 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.08%
Florida average:

6.59%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($232 average AGI)
Polk County:

0.05%
Florida average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Hillsborough County, FL  0.73% ($38,634 average AGI)
to Orange County, FL  0.64% ($39,765)
to Osceola County, FL  0.54% ($31,835)
Businesses in Davenport, FL
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven4Nike1
Applebee's1Papa John's Pizza1
Burger King1Payless1
CVS3Penske1
Circle K1PetSmart1
Cracker Barrel1Publix Super Markets3
Days Inn1Quality1
Dennys1Sephora1
Domino's Pizza1Staples1
Dunkin Donuts2Starbucks1
FedEx6Super 81
Ford1Target1
GNC1U-Haul3
Hilton1UPS5
Holiday Inn1Vans1
JCPenney1Waffle House1
McDonald's2Walgreens3

Strongest AM radio stations in Davenport:

  • 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.)
  • WHOO (1080 AM; daytime; 35 kW; KISSIMMEE, FL; Owner: GENESIS COMMUNICATIONS I, INC.)
  • WDYZ (990 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WHNR (1360 AM; 5 kW; CYPRESS GARDENS, FL; Owner: GB ENTERPRISES COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WQYK (1010 AM; 50 kW; SEFFNER, FL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TAMPA)
  • WONQ (1030 AM; 45 kW; OVIEDO, FL; Owner: FLORIDA BROADCASTERS)
  • WTLN (950 AM; 12 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: TM2, INC.)
  • WIXC (1060 AM; 50 kW; TITUSVILLE, FL; Owner: GENESIS COMMUNICATIONS I, INC.)
  • WTWB (1570 AM; 5 kW; AUBURNDALE, FL; Owner: CARPENTER'S HOME CHURCH, INC.)
  • WLVF (930 AM; 1 kW; HAINES CITY, FL; Owner: LANDMARK BAPTIST CHURCH, INC.)
  • WMGG (820 AM; 50 kW; LARGO, FL; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ST. PETERSBURG LICENSEE)
  • WLAA (1680 AM; 10 kW; WINTER GARDEN, FL; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Davenport:

  • WPCV (97.5 FM; WINTER HAVEN, FL; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLVF-FM (90.3 FM; HAINES CITY, FL; Owner: LANDMARK BAPTIST CHURCH, INC.)
  • WXXL (106.7 FM; TAVARES, FL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WSJT (94.1 FM; LAKELAND, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WJRR (101.1 FM; COCOA BEACH, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSHE (100.3 FM; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTKS-FM (104.1 FM; COCOA BEACH, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHTQ (96.5 FM; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WOMX-FM (105.1 FM; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WLAZ (89.1 FM; KISSIMMEE, FL; Owner: CAGUAS EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • WWKA (92.3 FM; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WWRM (94.9 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WPOI (101.5 FM; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WPOZ (88.3 FM; UNION PARK, FL; Owner: CENTRAL FLORIDA EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WFLZ-FM (93.3 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMTX (100.7 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WQYK-FM (99.5 FM; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF FLORIDA)
  • WTBT (103.5 FM; BRADENTON, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMGF (107.7 FM; MOUNT DORA, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKES (91.1 FM; LAKELAND, FL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)

TV broadcast stations around Davenport:

  • WZXZ-CA (Channel 11; ORLANDO, ETC., FL; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WOPX (Channel 56; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: PAXSON ORLANDO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMOR-TV (Channel 32; LAKELAND, FL; Owner: WMOR-TV COMPANY)
  • WRDQ (Channel 27; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: WFTV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WLWA-LP (Channel 14; LAKELAND, FL; Owner: TRI-MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WFTV (Channel 9; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: WFTV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WEDU (Channel 3; TAMPA, FL; Owner: FLORIDA WEST COAST PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WACX (Channel 55; LEESBURG, FL; Owner: ASSOCIATED CHRISTIAN TELEVISION SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WKCF (Channel 18; CLERMONT, FL; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WKMG-TV (Channel 6; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS ORLANDO, INC.)
  • WTGL-TV (Channel 52; COCOA, FL; Owner: GOOD LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLCB-TV (Channel 45; LEESBURG, FL; Owner: GOOD LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRBW (Channel 65; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WBCC (Channel 68; COCOA, FL; Owner: BREVARD COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WTOF-LP (Channel 22; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: CHARLES S. NAMEY)
  • WESH (Channel 2; DAYTONA BEACH, FL; Owner: ORLANDO HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WFLA-TV (Channel 8; TAMPA, FL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFTS-TV (Channel 28; TAMPA, FL; Owner: TAMPA BAY TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WOFL (Channel 35; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WXPX (Channel 66; BRADENTON, FL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATION LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WTOG (Channel 44; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: VIACOM INTERNATIONAL INC.)
  • WTMO-LP (Channel 40; KISSIMMEE, FL; Owner: ZGS BROADCASTING OF ORLANDO, INC.)
  • WUSF-TV (Channel 16; TAMPA, FL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA)
  • WTTA (Channel 38; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: BAY TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WFTT (Channel 50; TAMPA, FL; Owner: TELEFUTURA TAMPA LLC)
  • Davenport, Florida
  • Fatal accident count16
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents21
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:9
  • Fatalities17
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents47
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Florida average
  • Fatal accident count28785
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents44484
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons11399
  • Fatalities31796
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents79094
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents3728
See more detailed statistics of Davenport fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 72ft / 21.8mTotal length
  • 237,850Total average daily traffic
  • 25,218Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Davenport, FL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 32000-2009
  • 42010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Davenport, FL
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Davenport)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 110 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Davenport, FL)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 201 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Davenport)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Davenport)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 21 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 1999
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$84,22012$87,0135$69,6381$18,4105$99,026
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$96,2202$66,7901$13,7301$111,340
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$05$64,5006$60,7672$17,0001$68,340
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$101,8703$102,5270$01$164,140
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$41,3700$00$0
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 1999
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$87,5251$57,090
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 143. The highest number of fires - 218 took place in 2018, and the least - 24 in 2004. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Davenport, FL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (49.8%), and Structure Fires (29.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Davenport, FL
    • 1,06849.8%Outside Fires
    • 62829.3%Structure Fires
    • 42619.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 241.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Davenport, FL

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Davenport, Florida:

  • Days Inn & Suites, 2425 Frontage Rd, Davenport, Florida 33837 , Phone: (863) 424-2596, Fax: (863) 420-8717
  • Budget Inn, 3800 N US Hwy 27, Davenport, Florida 33837 , Fax: (863) 424-2696
  • Home Suites, 44089 Hwy 27, Davenport, Florida 33837 , Phone: (863) 424-2811
  • Quality Inn, 43824 Hwy 27, Davenport, Florida 33837 , Phone: (863) 424-2120, Fax: (863) 424-5317
  • Island Club Resort And Spa, 3100 Sand Mine Rd, Davenport, Florida 33897 , Phone: (863) 424-0909, Fax: (863) 424-5545
  • Hampton Inn, 44117 Hwy 27, Davenport, Florida 33897 , Phone: (863) 287-3222, Fax: (863) 420-9797
  • Bahama Bay Resort & Spa, 400 Gran Bahama Blvd, Davenport, Florida 33897 , Phone: (863) 547-1200, Fax: (863) 547-1675
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites-Orlando South, 4050 Hotel Dr, Davenport, Florida 33897 , Phone: (863) 420-6611, Fax: (863) 420-7755
  • Holiday Inn Club Vacations Orlando Breeze Resort, 121 Emerald Loop, Davenport, Florida 33897 , Phone: (877) 424-2449
All 9 fire-safe hotels and motels in Davenport, Florida
Most common first names in Davenport, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James8372.2 years
William7174.8 years
John6972.5 years
Mary6680.9 years
Robert6573.4 years
Charles4476.2 years
George4075.2 years
Richard3369.7 years
Dorothy3281.9 years
Margaret2780.7 years
Most common last names in Davenport, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3376.8 years
Johnson2676.8 years
Jones2677.4 years
Williams2169.0 years
Brown2073.5 years
Taylor1875.6 years
Davis1474.0 years
Martin1373.2 years
Carter1271.3 years
Stewart1276.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Davenport, FL
  • 95.4%Electricity
  • 2.8%No fuel used
  • 1.5%Utility gas
  • 0.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Davenport, FL
  • 100.0%Electricity


Davenport compared to Florida state average:

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

Davenport on our top lists:

  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other noninstitutional group quarters (population 1,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant congregations"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant adherents"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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