Fanning Springs, Florida

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Population in 2013: 751 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.9%
 
Males: 402  (53.6%)
Females: 349  (46.4%)
Median resident age:  34.0 years
Florida median age:  41.5 years

Zip codes: 32693.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $30,690 (it was $17,875 in 2000)
Fanning Springs:

$30,690
FL:

$46,036

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,085 (it was $11,389 in 2000)

Fanning Springs city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $80,478 (it was $41,700 in 2000)
Fanning Springs:

$80,478
FL:

$153,300

Median gross rent in 2013: $702.

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  • Races in Fanning Springs, FL (2013)

    Fanning Springs races chart
    • 81383.3%White alone
    • 10911.2%Hispanic
    • 191.9%Two or more races
    • 151.5%Black alone
    • 50.5%Asian alone
    • 10.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Fanning Springs: 83.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (15.6%), United States (15.0%), German (14.2%), English (7.8%), French (3.1%), Danish (2.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 32 feet

Land area: 3.56 square miles.

Population density: 211 people per square mile   (very low).

Fanning Springs,FL real estate house value index trend

Fanning Springs, Florida map

For population 25 years and over in Fanning Springs:

  • High school or higher: 69.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.4%
  • Unemployed: 9.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fanning Springs city:

  • Never married: 27.1%
  • Now married: 48.2%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 14.7%

79 residents are foreign born (7.4% Latin America, 1.9% Asia).

This city:

8.1%
Florida:

19.4%



According to our research of Florida and other state lists there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Fanning Springs, Florida as of July 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Fanning Springs to the number of sex offenders is 95 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $939 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $463 (0.7%)

Fanning Springs satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gainesville, FL (35.8 miles , pop. 95,447).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (91.2 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (748.5 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Andrews, FL (2.1 miles ), Manattee Road, FL (2.3 miles ), Trenton, FL (2.6 miles ), Chiefland, FL (2.8 miles ), Bell, FL (3.5 miles ), Cross City, FL (3.5 miles ), Newberry, FL (4.4 miles ), Bronson, FL (4.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $71,200
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $42,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $70,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 29.58 N, Longitude: 82.92 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 352

Fanning Springs household income distribution Fanning Springs home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.9%
Florida:

6.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +232 (+45.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (34%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (12%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (10%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (33%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Fanning Springs: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Fanning Springs, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Fanning Springs-area historical tornado activity is below Florida state average. It is 33% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/27/1984, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 31.7 miles away from the Fanning Springs city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/12/1993, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 6.4 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 10 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fanning Springs-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 323.2 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 280.5 miles away from Fanning Springs center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 297.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 282.1 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 263.5 miles away from Fanning Springs center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 374.8 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 Gilchrist County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Fanning Springs:

  • SUWANNEE RIVER KIDNEY CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; TRENTON, FL)
  • AYERS HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; TRENTON, FL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fanning Springs:

  • Santa Fe College (about 31 miles; Gainesville, FL; Full-time enrollment: 11,819)
  • University of Florida (about 35 miles; Gainesville, FL; FT enrollment: 43,357)
  • Florida Gateway College (about 47 miles; Lake City, FL; FT enrollment: 2,179)
  • Rasmussen College-Florida (about 54 miles; Ocala, FL; FT enrollment: 5,736)
  • College of Central Florida (about 54 miles; Ocala, FL; FT enrollment: 6,103)
  • Saint Johns River State College (about 75 miles; Palatka, FL; FT enrollment: 4,698)
  • Lake-Sumter State College (about 86 miles; Leesburg, FL; FT enrollment: 2,983)

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Notable location: Fanning Springs Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Fanning Springs: Fanning Springs State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Gilchrist 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 Fanning Springs and their reported violations in the past:

FANNING SPRINGS WS (Population served: 900, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-03-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-04-2009), St Case dropped (DEC-21-2009)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-03-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-04-2009), St Case dropped (DEC-21-2009)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 29.8%
(31.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.7% for Black residents, 12.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 50.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Florida:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.4%
Whole state:  65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.8%
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: 0.3% of all households

Fanning Springs compared to Florida state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.7
Florida average:

12.2

Fanning Springs travel time to work - commute Fanning Springs mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (92%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Fanning Springs city (based on Gilchrist County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,09829
Black Protestant2982
Mainline Protestant931
Other4-
None10,446-
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: 4
Gilchrist County:

2.36 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Gilchrist County:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Gilchrist County:

3.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

3.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.6%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Gilchrist County:

30.3%
Florida:

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

14.4%
State:

14.0%
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
Other Government Administration 6$2,250$4,5000$0
Totals for Government 6$2,250$4,5000$0

8.95% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,351 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.95%
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  2.31% ($30,940 average AGI)
from Levy County, FL  1.09% ($22,145)
from Dixie County, FL  0.50% ($21,040)


9.34% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,184 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.34%
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  2.42% ($28,516 average AGI)
to Levy County, FL  1.25% ($23,476)
to Dixie County, FL  0.44% ($23,318)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fanning Springs:

  • WLQH (940 AM; 1 kW; CHIEFLAND, FL; Owner: OCALA BROADCASTING CORPORATION, L.L.)
  • 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.)
  • WRUF (850 AM; 5 kW; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • 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)
  • WYNY (1240 AM; 1 kW; CROSS CITY, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTMN (1430 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, 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.)
  • WRZN (720 AM; 10 kW; HERNANDO, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDYZ (990 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fanning Springs:

  • WDJY (101.7 FM; TRENTON, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNDN (107.9 FM; CHIEFLAND, FL; Owner: OCALA BROADCASTING CORPORATION, L.L.)
  • WKTK (98.5 FM; CRYSTAL RIVER, FL; Owner: ENTERCOM GAINESVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKZY (106.9 FM; CROSS CITY, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTBH (91.5 FM; CHIEFLAND, FL; Owner: LONG POND BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WRUF-FM (103.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WSKY-FM (97.3 FM; MICANOPY, FL; Owner: ENTERCOM GAINESVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WHHZ (100.5 FM; NEWBERRY, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WTMG (101.3 FM; WILLISTON, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRGO (102.7 FM; CEDAR KEY, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYGC (104.9 FM; HIGH SPRINGS, FL; Owner: ASTERISK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYKS (105.3 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: GILLEN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Fanning Springs:

  • WFXU (Channel 57; LIVE OAK, FL; Owner: WFXU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WGFL (Channel 53; HIGH SPRINGS, FL; Owner: BUDD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WUFT (Channel 5; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WCJB-TV (Channel 20; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: DIVERSIFIED BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W33BL (Channel 33; CHIEFLAND, FL; Owner: SUNCOAST B/CING OF LAFAYETTE COUNTY)
  • WOGX (Channel 51; OCALA, FL; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WLUF-LP (Channel 10; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 101Total average daily traffic
  • 1Total average daily truck traffic
  • 175Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Us Hwy 19 & 98 1mi E Suwannee Rvr (Lat: 29.591056 Lon: -82.934833), Call Sign: KLU211
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.865 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/18/2004, Expiration Date: 09/29/2014, Cancellation Date: 12/17/2012
    Registrant: State Of Florida Agriculture & Consumer Services, Aglaw, 2005 Apalachee Parkway, Room 222, Tallahassee, FL 32399, Phone: (850) 245-1300, Fax: (850) 245-1330, Email:
  • Us Hwy 19 & 98 1 Mi E Suwannee River (Lat: 29.591056 Lon: -82.934833), Call Sign: WRL650
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.950 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/18/2004, Expiration Date: 09/29/2014, Cancellation Date: 12/17/2012
    Registrant: State Of Florida Agriculture & Consumer Services, Aglaw, 2005 Apalachee Parkway, Room 222, Tallahassee, FL 32399, Phone: (850) 245-1300, Fax: (850) 245-1330, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KB8BSO, Licensee ID: L00351623
    Grant Date: 05/23/2011, Expiration Date: 07/09/2021, Certifier: Ronald W Sundberg
    Registrant: Ronald W Sundberg, 16850 Nw Old Fannin Rd, Fanning Springs, FL 32693
  • Call Sign: KD4ZJ, Licensee ID: L00210309
    Grant Date: 12/10/1998, Expiration Date: 12/10/2008, Cancellation Date: 12/11/2010
    Registrant: Howard G Byers, 8290 Nw 172 Ln, Fanning Springs, FL 32693-7482
  • Call Sign: N2XCZ, Licensee ID: L00887733
    Grant Date: 07/07/2004, Expiration Date: 07/07/2014
    Registrant: Terry P Johnson Dr, 17370 Nw 82nd Terrace, Fanning Springs, FL 32693
  • Call Sign: KI4JXE, Licensee ID: L01010819
    Grant Date: 04/29/2005, Expiration Date: 04/29/2015, Cancellation Date: 06/08/2005, Certifier: James F Schulert
    Registrant: James F Schulert, 16571 Nw 84 Terr, Fanning Springs, FL 32693
  • Call Sign: KI4KNL, Previous Call Sign: KI4JXE, Licensee ID: L01010819
    Grant Date: 04/29/2005, Expiration Date: 04/29/2015, Cancellation Date: 07/13/2005, Certifier: James F Schulert
    Registrant: James F Schulert, 16571 Nw 84 Terr, Fanning Springs, FL 32693

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 40
  • Hazardous Condition: 17
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Fanning Springs

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Fanning Springs, FL

Businesses in Fanning Springs, FL

  • FedEx: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Fanning Springs on our top lists:

  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest maximum monthly morning or afternoon humidity"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Religious workers"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Pharmacies and drug stores"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Art and design workers"
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