East Bronson, Florida

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Population in 2010: 1,945. Population change since 2000: +80.9%
Males: 1,145  (58.9%)
Females: 800  (41.1%)
Median resident age:  44.5 years
Florida median age:  42.1 years

Zip codes: 32621.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $32,243 (it was $25,833 in 2000)
East Bronson:

$32,243
FL:

$50,860

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $12,879 (it was $12,611 in 2000)

East Bronson CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $120,422 (it was $40,100 in 2000)
East Bronson:

$120,422
FL:

$197,700

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $124,733; Detached houses: $174,738; Mobile homes: $81,248

Median gross rent in 2016: $584.

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  • Races in East Bronson, FL (2010)

    East Bronson races chart
    • 1,51477.8%White alone
    • 26813.8%Hispanic
    • 995.1%Black alone
    • 422.2%Two or more races
    • 100.5%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 50.3%American Indian alone
    • 60.3%Asian alone
    • 10.05%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in East Bronson: 82.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (39.3%), French Canadian (10.7%), American (10.0%), Italian (6.2%), Scotch-Irish (3.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 11.5 square miles.

Population density: 170 people per square mile   (very low).

East Bronson,FL real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in East Bronson:

  • High school or higher: 73.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.4%
  • Unemployed: 17.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 37.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in East Bronson CDP:

  • Never married: 29.7%
  • Now married: 32.0%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 28.0%

38 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.6%
Florida:

19.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,118 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $549 (0.5%)

East Bronson satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gainesville, FL (21.3 miles , pop. 95,447).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (82.0 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (769.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Bronson, FL (1.6 miles ), Archer, FL (2.6 miles ), Raleigh, FL (2.8 miles ), Williston Highlands, FL (3.0 miles ), Williston, FL (3.2 miles ), East Williston, FL (3.4 miles ), Newberry, FL (3.6 miles ), Otter Creek, FL (3.7 miles) .

Latitude: 29.45 N, Longitude: 82.59 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 352

East Bronson household income distribution East Bronson home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.6%
Florida:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (42%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (13%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (2%)
  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (15%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (42%)
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (2%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (16%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (13%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)

Work and jobs in East Bronson: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in East Bronson, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

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

On 12/31/1975, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 36.4 miles away from the East Bronson place center killed one person and injured 26 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/4/1978, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 11.8 miles away from the place center injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

East Bronson-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Florida state average. It is 95% 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 331.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 302.3 miles away from East Bronson center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 305.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 279.0 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 257.9 miles away from East Bronson 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 288.7 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 Levy County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Floods: 5, Fires: 4, Storms: 4, Tropical Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 2, Freeze: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
East Bronson topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near East Bronson:

  • TRI COUNTY HOSPITAL - WILLISTON Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; WILLISTON, FL)
  • WILLISTON REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; WILLISTON, FL)
  • OAK HAMMOCK AT THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA INC (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; GAINESVILLE, FL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to East Bronson:

  • Santa Fe College (about 19 miles; Gainesville, FL; Full-time enrollment: 11,819)
  • University of Florida (about 19 miles; Gainesville, FL; FT enrollment: 43,357)
  • College of Central Florida (about 33 miles; Ocala, FL; FT enrollment: 6,103)
  • Rasmussen College-Florida (about 33 miles; Ocala, FL; FT enrollment: 5,736)
  • Florida Gateway College (about 50 miles; Lake City, FL; FT enrollment: 2,179)
  • Saint Johns River State College (about 57 miles; Palatka, FL; FT enrollment: 4,698)
  • Lake-Sumter State College (about 65 miles; Leesburg, FL; FT enrollment: 2,983)

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Churches in East Bronson include: Bronson Church of God (A), Iglesia Pentecostal Templo de la Alabanza (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Levy 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 49.1. This is significantly better than average.

City:

49.1
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 23.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 17.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 6.79. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.79
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 22.6%
(26.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 29.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
Florida:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  71.7%
Whole state:  65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  11.6%
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: 1.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.8
Florida average:

12.3

East Bronson travel time to work - commute East Bronson mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for East Bronson CDP (based on Levy County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,87049
Mainline Protestant1,70312
Catholic1,6953
Black Protestant1,24910
Other8915
Orthodox301
None21,363-
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: 8
Levy County:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

2.31 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Levy County:

6.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
Here:

5.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.7%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Levy County:

28.0%
Florida:

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

14.2%
State:

14.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.5%
State:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
East Bronson:

42.7%
State:

48.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
East Bronson:

20.3%
Florida:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
East Bronson:

10.9%
Florida:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.9

Overweight people:
This city:

36.4%
State:

34.8%

General health condition:
This city:

52.9%
Florida:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.5%
State:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of East Bronson, FL Residents

7.97% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,426 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.97%
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 Alachua County, FL  1.70% ($24,449 average AGI)
from Marion County, FL  0.87% ($26,828)
from Gilchrist County, FL  0.47% ($23,476)


8.24% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,438 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.24%
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 Alachua County, FL  1.60% ($26,451 average AGI)
to Marion County, FL  1.17% ($26,866)
to Citrus County, FL  0.43% ($28,789)

Strongest AM radio stations in East Bronson:

  • WRUF (850 AM; 5 kW; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMN (1430 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, 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.)
  • WLUS (980 AM; 5 kW; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRZN (720 AM; 10 kW; HERNANDO, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCFI (1290 AM; 10 kW; OCALA, FL; Owner: VECTOR COMMUNICATIONS, 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)
  • WAJD (1390 AM; 5 kW; GAINESVILLE, FL)
  • WDYZ (990 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WMGG (820 AM; 50 kW; LARGO, FL; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ST. PETERSBURG LICENSEE)

Strongest FM radio stations in East Bronson:

  • WTMG (101.3 FM; WILLISTON, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKTK (98.5 FM; CRYSTAL RIVER, FL; Owner: ENTERCOM GAINESVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WSKY-FM (97.3 FM; MICANOPY, FL; Owner: ENTERCOM GAINESVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WRUF-FM (103.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WOGK (93.7 FM; OCALA, FL; Owner: OCALA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WUFT-FM (89.1 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WYKS (105.3 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: GILLEN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTRS (102.3 FM; DUNNELLON, FL; Owner: ASTERISK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDJY (101.7 FM; TRENTON, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHHZ (100.5 FM; NEWBERRY, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNDN (107.9 FM; CHIEFLAND, FL; Owner: OCALA BROADCASTING CORPORATION, L.L.)
  • WJLF (91.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: FIRST ASSEMBLY OF GOD)
  • WNDT (92.5 FM; ALACHUA, FL; Owner: OCALA BROADCASTING CORPORATION, L.L.)
  • WBXY (99.5 FM; LA CROSSE, FL; Owner: ASTERISK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKZY (106.9 FM; CROSS CITY, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYGC (104.9 FM; HIGH SPRINGS, FL; Owner: ASTERISK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WXJZ (100.9 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: ASTERISK COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WXOF (96.3 FM; YANKEETOWN, FL; Owner: WGUL-FM, INC)
  • WTBH (91.5 FM; CHIEFLAND, FL; Owner: LONG POND BAPTIST CHURCH)

TV broadcast stations around East Bronson:

  • WGFL (Channel 53; HIGH SPRINGS, FL; Owner: BUDD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WCJB-TV (Channel 20; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: DIVERSIFIED BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOGX (Channel 51; OCALA, FL; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WUFT (Channel 5; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WFXU (Channel 57; LIVE OAK, FL; Owner: WFXU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WYPN-CA (Channel 45; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: BUDD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLUF-LP (Channel 10; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WBXG-CA (Channel 31; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • W33BL (Channel 33; CHIEFLAND, FL; Owner: SUNCOAST B/CING OF LAFAYETTE COUNTY)
  • W69AY (Channel 69; ALACHUA, ETC., FL; Owner: ASSOCIATED CHRISTIAN TV SYSTEM, INC.)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (93%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)

East Bronson compared to Florida state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

East Bronson on our top lists:

  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of mobile homes (200+ housing units)"
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