Fellsmere, Florida

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Population in 2014: 5,439 (93% urban, 7% rural). Population change since 2000: +42.6%
Males: 2,815  (51.8%)
Females: 2,624  (48.2%)
Median resident age:  29.9 years
Florida median age:  41.5 years

Zip codes: 32948, 32958, 32966, 32967.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $25,796 (it was $30,395 in 2000)
Fellsmere:

$25,796
FL:

$46,036

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $9,784 (it was $10,258 in 2000)

Fellsmere city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $76,990 (it was $54,200 in 2000)
Fellsmere:

$76,990
FL:

$153,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $120,099; Detached houses: $130,683; Mobile homes: $90,470

Median gross rent in 2013: $697.

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  • Races in Fellsmere, FL (2010)

    Fellsmere races chart
    • 4,21581.1%Hispanic
    • 69113.3%White alone
    • 2464.7%Black alone
    • 210.4%Two or more races
    • 150.3%American Indian alone
    • 50.10%Asian alone
    • 30.06%Other race alone
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Fellsmere: 89.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (5.1%), United States (1.6%), German (1.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 25 feet

Land area: 5.30 square miles.

Population density: 1,026 people per square mile   (low).

Fellsmere,FL real estate house value index trend

Fellsmere, Florida map

For population 25 years and over in Fellsmere:

  • High school or higher: 49.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 8.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fellsmere city:

  • Never married: 32.2%
  • Now married: 58.7%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 2.1%
  • Divorced: 6.4%

2,705 residents are foreign born (50.3% Latin America).

This city:

50.7%
Florida:

19.4%



According to our research of Florida and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Fellsmere, Florida as of May 24, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Fellsmere to the number of sex offenders is 587 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $904 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $590 (1.1%)

Fellsmere satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Palm Bay, FL (15.4 miles , pop. 79,413).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tampa, FL (115.0 miles , pop. 303,447).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (901.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Sebastian, FL (2.7 miles ), Roseland, FL (2.9 miles ), Micco, FL (3.0 miles ), Wabasso, FL (3.2 miles ), West Vero Corridor, FL (3.3 miles ), Winter Beach, FL (3.4 miles ), Orchid, FL (3.4 miles) , North Beach, FL (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 28 buildings, average cost: $61,100
  • 1998: 20 buildings, average cost: $72,700
  • 1999: 15 buildings, average cost: $63,600
  • 2000: 20 buildings, average cost: $72,100
  • 2001: 29 buildings, average cost: $78,000
  • 2002: 30 buildings, average cost: $100,400
  • 2003: 22 buildings, average cost: $122,700
  • 2004: 9 buildings, average cost: $111,100
  • 2005: 28 buildings, average cost: $143,600
  • 2006: 23 buildings, average cost: $234,100
  • 2007: 19 buildings, average cost: $183,500
  • 2008: 19 buildings, average cost: $171,800
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $172,800
  • 2010: 10 buildings, average cost: $161,100
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $141,400
  • 2012: 15 buildings, average cost: $164,000
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $151,300
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $205,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 27.77 N, Longitude: 80.60 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 772

Fellsmere household income distribution Fellsmere home values distribution

Crime rates in Fellsmere by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000100200000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.020.50.00.039.60.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0001000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.021.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 04141446652413
per 100,000 0.099.4339.921.082.082.5127.4118.796.338.075.518.855.9
Assaults 1081014877988777
per 100,000 250.8198.9242.8293.9163.9144.3148.6178.1154.0151.9132.1131.7130.4
Burglaries 42274449231247182625332128
per 100,000 1,053.4671.11,068.21,028.8471.2247.4997.9356.2500.6474.6622.6395.2521.4
Thefts 30454141304235425240716265
per 100,000 752.41,118.6995.4860.8614.6866.0743.1831.01,001.2759.31,339.61,166.71,210.4
Auto thefts 7861181699164162
per 100,000 175.6198.9145.7230.9163.9329.9191.1178.1308.075.918.9112.937.2
Arson 0001000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.021.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 174.9184.5288.1215.3175.9137.4190.3231.9165.9116.0153.8120.1136.1

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Crime rate in Fellsmere detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.49
Florida average:

2.27
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.2%
Florida:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +1,652 (+76.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (27%)
  • Construction (21%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (16%)
  • Wholesale trade (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (34%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (23%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Material moving occupations (4%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (4%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (16%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Material moving occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)

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

Average climate in Fellsmere, Florida

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Tornado activity:

Fellsmere-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 18.5 miles away from the Fellsmere city center injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/4/1966, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 46.1 miles away from the city center killed 11 people and injured 530 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fellsmere-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 386.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 356.1 miles away from Fellsmere 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 323.2 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 143.6 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 436.9 miles away from Fellsmere center
On 6/11/2001 at 18:27:54, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 175.5 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 Indian River County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 10, Fires: 5, Tropical Storms: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fellsmere topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Fellsmere:

  • SEBASTIAN RIVER HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; SEBASTIAN, FL)
  • SEBASTIAN RIVER HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; BAREFOOT BAY, FL)
  • INDIAN RIVER DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; VERO BEACH, FL)
  • PALM GARDEN OF VERO BEACH (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; VERO BEACH, FL)
  • HEALTHSOUTH TREASURE COAST REHAB HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 15 miles away; VERO BEACH, FL)
  • CONSULATE HEALTH CARE OF VERO BEACH (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; VERO BEACH, FL)
  • ATLANTIC HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; VERO BEACH, FL)

airports located in Fellsmere:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fellsmere:

  • Florida Institute of Technology-Online (about 21 miles; Melbourne, FL; Full-time enrollment: 3,046)
  • Florida Institute of Technology (about 21 miles; Melbourne, FL; FT enrollment: 4,452)
  • Indian River State College (about 28 miles; Fort Pierce, FL; FT enrollment: 12,211)
  • Eastern Florida State College (about 44 miles; Cocoa, FL; FT enrollment: 12,053)
  • Florida Technical College (about 67 miles; Orlando, FL; FT enrollment: 4,907)
  • Universal Technical Institute-Auto Motorcycle & Marine Mechanics Institute Division-Orlando (about 68 miles; Orlando, FL; FT enrollment: 4,338)
  • University of Central Florida (about 69 miles; Orlando, FL; FT enrollment: 51,457)

Public elementary/middle school in Fellsmere:

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User submitted facts and corrections:

  • The city of Fellsmere now continues east on both sides of Rt.512 up to I-95. This land, now mostly wooded, was annexed by the city to accommodate projected future growth.

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Notable locations in Fellsmere: Indian River County Fire Rescue Station 10 (A), Fellsmere City Police Department (B), Marian Fell Library (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Fellsmere include: Fellsmere Community Bible Church (A), Fellsmere Church of God (B), Church of God in Christ in Fellsmere (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Indian River 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 55.7. This is better than average.

City:

55.7
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 29.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 14.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 19.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 5.78. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.78
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 29.4%
(11.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.2% for Black residents, 31.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 17.2% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  4.1 people
Florida:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  84.1%
Whole state:  65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.8%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
77 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
402 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms in 2000

Fellsmere, Florida environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Fellsmere (2011 data):

  • The Oculina Bank: 56 N Broadway Street at 56 N Broadway Street, branch established on 2007/02/12. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $138.3 mil, Deposits: $125.2 mil, headquarters in Fort Pierce, FL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Colonial Banc Corp.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

24.6
Florida average:

12.2

Fellsmere travel time to work - commute Fellsmere mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhoods in Fellsmere:

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Religion statistics for Fellsmere city (based on Indian River County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic36,5145
Evangelical Protestant14,16176
Mainline Protestant9,97517
Other3,02210
Black Protestant1,55415
None72,802-
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: 24
Indian River County:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 20
Indian River County:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Indian River County:

2.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 100
Here:

7.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.8%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Indian River County:

21.2%
Florida:

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

14.5%
State:

14.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Fellsmere:

43.2%
State:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

41.8%
Florida:

48.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Fellsmere:

24.7%
Florida:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Fellsmere:

10.0%
Florida:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
State:

6.9

Overweight people:
This city:

27.3%
Florida:

34.8%

General health condition:
Fellsmere:

52.9%
Florida:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.7%
Florida:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fellsmere, 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
Financial Administration 3$13,578$54,3120$0
Other Government Administration 2$16,049$96,2940$0
Police Protection - Officers 8$30,265$45,3980$0
Police - Other 0$0 1$390
Streets and Highways 6$16,603$33,2061$2,092
Housing and Community Development(Local) 2$10,171$61,0260$0
Water Supply 1$3,325$39,9000$0
Other and Unallocable 1$3,069$36,8281$1,822
Totals for Government 23$93,060$48,5533$4,304

Fellsmere government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $373,000 ($68.58)
    Parks & Recreation: $168,000 ($30.89)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $444,000 ($81.63)
    Police Protection: $382,000 ($70.23)
    Financial Administration: $294,000 ($54.05)
    General - Other: $267,000 ($49.09)
    Water Utilities: $266,000 ($48.91)
    Parks & Recreation: $181,000 ($33.28)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $21,000 ($3.86)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Financial Administration: $17,000 ($3.13)
    Police Protection: $3,000 ($0.55)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $862,000 ($158.49)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $93,000 ($17.10)

Fellsmere government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $153,000 ($28.13)
    All Other: $102,000 ($18.75)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $748,000 ($137.53)
    Highways: $346,000 ($63.61)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $47,000 ($8.64)
    General Revenue, NEC: $27,000 ($4.96)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $440,000 ($80.90)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $279,000 ($51.30)
    Highways: $101,000 ($18.57)
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $300,000 ($55.16)
    Public Utilities: $253,000 ($46.52)
    Property: $191,000 ($35.12)
    NEC: $65,000 ($11.95)

Fellsmere government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $2,052,000 ($377.28)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $434,000 ($79.79)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $355,000 ($65.27)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $2,003,000 ($368.27)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $79,000 ($14.52)
    Water Utilities: $49,000 ($9.01)

Fellsmere government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $780,000 ($143.41)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $131,000 ($24.09)

7.02% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($57,312 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.02%
Florida average:

7.97%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($390 average AGI)
Indian River County:

0.07%
Florida average:

0.11%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from St. Lucie County, FL  0.97% ($32,435 average AGI)
from Brevard County, FL  0.55% ($33,327)
from Broward County, FL  0.32% ($52,071)


6.38% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,038 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.38%
Florida average:

7.17%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,036 average AGI)
Indian River County:

0.08%
Florida average:

0.12%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to St. Lucie County, FL  0.83% ($29,634 average AGI)
to Brevard County, FL  0.62% ($32,734)
to Broward County, FL  0.26% ($29,235)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fellsmere:

  • WFLF (540 AM; 50 kW; PINE HILLS, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIXC (1060 AM; 50 kW; TITUSVILLE, FL; Owner: GENESIS COMMUNICATIONS I, 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.)
  • WONQ (1030 AM; 45 kW; OVIEDO, FL; Owner: FLORIDA BROADCASTERS)
  • WFTL (850 AM; 50 kW; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES II, L.L.C.)
  • WMEL (920 AM; 5 kW; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: TWIN TOWERS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WJNA (640 AM; 38 kW; ROYAL PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: SOUTH FLORIDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WJNX (1330 AM; 5 kW; FORT PIERCE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WINT (1560 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WQYK (1010 AM; 50 kW; SEFFNER, FL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TAMPA)
  • WAQI (710 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: LICENSE CORPORATION #1)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fellsmere:

  • WSJZ-FM (95.9 FM; SEBASTIAN, FL; Owner: SEBASTIAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGNX (99.7 FM; VERO BEACH, FL; Owner: VERO BEACH FM RADIO PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOSN (97.1 FM; INDIAN RIVER SHORES, FL; Owner: VERO BEACH BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • WQOL (103.7 FM; VERO BEACH, FL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAOA-FM (107.1 FM; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSCF-FM (91.9 FM; VERO BEACH, FL; Owner: CENTRAL EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGYL (93.7 FM; VERO BEACH, FL; Owner: VERO BEACH BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • WCZR (101.7 FM; VERO BEACH, FL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWFR (91.7 FM; STUART, FL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WEJF (90.3 FM; PALM BAY, FL; Owner: FLORIDA PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WSYR-FM (94.7 FM; GIFFORD, FL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCIF (106.3 FM; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH, INC.)
  • WQCS (88.9 FM; FORT PIERCE, FL; Owner: INDIAN RIVER COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WFLM (104.7 FM; WHITE CITY, FL; Owner: MIDWAY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W213AX (90.5 FM; FORT PIERCE, FL; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Fellsmere:

  • WTCE (Channel 21; FORT PIERCE, FL; Owner: JACKSONVILLE EDUCATORS B/CNG, INC.)
  • WRDQ (Channel 27; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: WFTV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W60CE (Channel 60; SEBRING, FL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WOPX (Channel 56; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: PAXSON ORLANDO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTGL-TV (Channel 52; COCOA, FL; Owner: GOOD LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBCC (Channel 68; COCOA, FL; Owner: BREVARD COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WWCI-CA (Channel 10; VERO BEACH, FL; Owner: V-1 PRODUCTIONS, INC.)
  • W46DB (Channel 46; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WPBF (Channel 25; TEQUESTA, FL; Owner: WPBF-TV COMPANY)
  • WTVX (Channel 34; FORT PIERCE, FL; Owner: C-34 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • W57DM (Channel 57; VERO BEACH, FL; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE TREASURE COAST, L.L.C.)
  • WOTF (Channel 43; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: TELEFUTURA ORLANDO, INC.)
  • W26BN (Channel 26; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: WIRELESS BROADBAND SERVICES/AMERICA)
  • W59CX (Channel 59; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WMVJ-LP (Channel 29; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W44AY (Channel 44; FORT PIERCE, FL; Owner: BARRY TELECOMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSCF-LP (Channel 31; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: JAMES J. CHLADEK)
  • W16AJ (Channel 16; MELBOURNE, ETC., FL; Owner: ORLANDO HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
Fellsmere fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Fellsmere fatal accident list:

Feb 20, 1984 01:30 PM, 9, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Apr 14, 1977 00:30 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 42m138ftTotal length
  • 105,213Total average daily traffic
  • 13,754Total average daily truck traffic
  • 181,910Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 111960-1969
  • 11990-1999
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Fellsmere, FL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Fellsmere)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

118 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 7.5 Mi Wnw (Lat: 27.826694 Lon: -80.705333), Structure height: 312 m, Call Sign: WPFN973
    Assigned Frequencies: 935.387 MHz, 935.400 MHz, 935.412 MHz, 935.425 MHz, 935.437 MHz, 935.450 MHz, 935.462 MHz, 935.475 MHz, 935.487 MHz, 935.500 MHzGrant Date: 06/14/1999, Expiration Date: 08/08/2004, Cancellation Date: 10/09/2004Registrant: Swidler Berlin Shereff Friedman,LLP, 3000 K Street, Suite 300, Washington, DC 20007, Phone: (202) 424-7500, Fax: (202) 424-7643, Email:
  • 7355 County Road 512 (Lat: 27.740778 Lon: -80.658639), Call Sign: WPVY319
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.212 MHz, 462.287 MHz, 462.412 MHz, 467.212 MHz, 467.287 MHzGrant Date: 09/04/2002, Expiration Date: 09/04/2012, Cancellation Date: 11/10/2012, Certifier: David R HodsonRegistrant: Agrilink International Incorporated, 195 Concourse Boulevard, Suite A, Santa Rosa, CA 95403, Phone: (707) 522-2274, Fax: (707) 579-1735
  • 7735 Cr 512 (Lat: 27.741972 Lon: -80.656444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 108 m, Overall height: 111 m, Call Sign: WQDZ552
    Assigned Frequencies: 853.387 MHzGrant Date: 06/02/2006, Expiration Date: 12/02/2006, Cancellation Date: 02/03/2007, Certifier: Frances G SherwoodRegistrant: Apco International Inc Licensing Service, 351 N Williamson Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114-1112, Phone: (386) 944-2463, Fax: (386) 322-2502, Email:
  • 7735 Cr 512 (Lat: 27.741972 Lon: -80.656444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 108 m, Overall height: 111 m, Call Sign: WQEC249
    Assigned Frequencies: 852.012 MHz, 852.512 MHz, 853.012 MHzGrant Date: 10/01/2015, Expiration Date: 12/27/2025, Certifier: Frances G SherwoodRegistrant: County Of Indian River, 4225 43rd Ave, Vero Beach, FL 32967, Phone: (772) 226-3853, Fax: (772) 770-5245, Email:
  • 7735 Cr 512 (Lat: 27.741972 Lon: -80.656444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 108 m, Overall height: 111 m, Call Sign: WQEJ730
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.737 MHz, 158.737 MHzGrant Date: 02/02/2016, Expiration Date: 02/14/2026, Certifier: Frances G SherwoodRegistrant: County Of Indian River, 4225 43rd Ave, Vero Beach, FL 32967, Phone: (772) 226-3853, Fax: (772) 770-5245, Email:
  • 7735 Cr 512 (Lat: 27.741972 Lon: -80.656444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 108 m, Overall height: 111 m, Call Sign: WQGE491
    Assigned Frequencies: 853.387 MHzGrant Date: 05/09/2008, Expiration Date: 11/05/2008, Cancellation Date: 01/24/2009, Certifier: Frances G SherwoodRegistrant: Shulman, Rogers, Gandal, Pordy & Ecker, P.A., 11921 Rockville Pike, 3rd Floor, Rockville, MD 20852, Phone: (301) 255-0553, Fax: (301) 230-2891

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fellsmere)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: SCHEIBE SF-25C (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2399N , Serial Number: 44656, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 02/20/2003
    Registrant (Individual): Frank A Bernaby, 14165 95th St, Fellsmere, FL 32948
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6393W , Serial Number: 28-20459, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 10/29/1964
    Registrant (Corporation): Rgm Logging Inc, 15155 95th St, Fellsmere, FL 32948
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 80BJ , Serial Number: 18-7709191, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 09/23/1977
    Registrant (Corporation): Sun Ag LLC, 7735 County Road 512, Fellsmere, FL 32948
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 88361 , Serial Number: 15979, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 07/08/1971
    Registrant (Individual): Frank Valle, 12250 91st St, Fellsmere, FL 32948

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$155,8801$55,9601$152,580
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$01$174,450
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$83,540
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0509.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$196,0201$134,780
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0509.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

FELLSMERE, CITY OF (Population served: 2,500, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-03-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-11-2007)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-03-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-11-2007)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (AUG-09-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-11-2007)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (AUG-09-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-11-2007)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (OCT-24-2006), St Public Notif received (APR-30-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-11-2007)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: Fed Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2006), Fed FAO issued (OCT-24-2006), St Public Notif received (APR-30-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-11-2007)
  • 12 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (SEP-20-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-20-2005), Fed Formal NOV issued (AUG-18-2006)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (SEP-20-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-20-2005), Fed Formal NOV issued (AUG-18-2006)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-20-2005), Fed Formal NOV issued (AUG-18-2006)
  • One minor monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 18
  • Hazardous Condition: 13

Incident types - Fellsmere

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Fellsmere, FL
Most common first names in Fellsmere, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2676.4 years
William1771.1 years
Robert1571.5 years
James1468.5 years
Joseph1278.9 years
Willie966.7 years
Thomas866.7 years
George772.1 years
Charles763.0 years
Dorothy770.6 years
Most common last names in Fellsmere, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1670.4 years
Yates1271.9 years
Williams977.1 years
Hall780.8 years
Pennington681.8 years
Jones676.7 years
Herndon584.2 years
Green585.8 years
Dixon581.6 years
King471.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (94%)
  • No fuel used (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Businesses in Fellsmere, FL

  • U-Haul: 1

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

Fellsmere on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of workers working at home, population 5,000+"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Administrative and support and waste management services (population 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms (population 1,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people having Master's or Doctorate degrees (population 5,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Wholesale trade (population 5,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Material moving occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (population 5,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 100 least-educated cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Central America (population 500+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Mexico (population 500+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Americas (population 500+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Latin America (population 500+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Trinidad and Tobago (population 500+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of English-only speaking households, population 5,000+"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Western Asia (population 500+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of foreign-born residents"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (population 5,000+)"
  • #67 (32966) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of returns reporting salary or wage in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 10 pilots and 6 other airmen in this city.
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