Fort White, Florida

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Population in 2017: 590 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +44.3%
Males: 291  (49.5%)
Females: 299  (50.5%)
Median resident age:

35.8 years
Florida median age:

42.0 years

Zip codes: 32038.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $34,691 (it was $26,250 in 2000)
Fort White:

$34,691
FL:

$52,594

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $15,876 (it was $10,578 in 2000)

Fort White town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $107,344 (it was $46,700 in 2000)
Fort White:

$107,344
FL:

$214,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $215,297; detached houses: $255,855; mobile homes: $74,259

Median gross rent in 2017: $860.

March 2019 cost of living index in Fort White: 81.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.8%
(14.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.3% for Black residents, 63.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Fort White, FL (2010)
    • 33458.9%White alone
    • 17130.2%Black alone
    • 427.4%Hispanic
    • 122.1%Two or more races
    • 40.7%American Indian alone
    • 30.5%Asian alone
    • 10.2%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Florida and other state lists, there were 63 registered sex offenders living in Fort White, Florida as of May 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Fort White is 13 to 1.


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Ancestries: Irish (25.8%), English (19.1%), German (8.5%), American (8.1%), French (5.3%), Polish (3.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 72 feet

Land area: 2.31 square miles.

Population density: 255 people per square mile   (very low).

Fort White, Florida map

2 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.2%
Florida:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,809 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,396 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gainesville, FL (28.9 miles , pop. 95,447).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (68.8 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (759.8 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Spring Ridge, FL (2.7 miles ),
High Springs, FL (3.1 miles ),
Branford, FL (3.6 miles ),
Bell, FL (3.8 miles ),
Alachua, FL (4.2 miles ),
Worthington Springs, FL (4.2 miles),
Lake City, FL (4.4 miles ),
Watertown, FL (4.4 miles )

Latitude: 29.92 N, Longitude: 82.71 W

Area code: 386

Distribution of median household income in Fort White, FL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Fort White, FL in 2017
Fort White satellite photo by USGS

Fort White tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
Florida:

3.3%
Most common industries in Fort White, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.3%)
  • Educational services (12.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.8%)
  • Social assistance (5.5%)
  • U. S. Postal service (5.5%)
  • Construction (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.5%)
  • Educational services (9.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.8%)
  • Public administration (8.2%)
  • Truck transportation (6.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.6%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (4.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.0%)
  • Educational services (14.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (10.6%)
  • U. S. Postal service (9.4%)
  • Social assistance (9.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.1%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.9%)
Most common occupations in Fort White, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.8%)
  • Cashiers (4.1%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (11.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.2%)
  • Art and design workers (6.6%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (10.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (10.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (8.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.1%)
  • Cashiers (7.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.7%)

Average climate in Fort White, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Fort White, Florida average temperatures Fort White, Florida average precipitation Fort White, Florida humidity Fort White, Florida wind speed Fort White, Florida snowfall Fort White, Florida sunshine Fort White, Florida clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 64.5. This is about average.

City:

64.5
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 17.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.5
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.59. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.59
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Fort White-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Florida state average. It is 19% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/25/1960, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.8 miles away from the Fort White town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 2/27/1984, a category F3 tornado 21.4 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fort White-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 348.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 273.5 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) earthquake occurred 283.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 255.7 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 237.6 miles away from Fort White 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 265.1 miles away from Fort White 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 Columbia County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Fires: 5, Tropical Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Freeze: 1, Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fort White topographic map

Airports located in Fort White:

Amtrak station near Fort White:

  • 20 miles: LAKE CITY (1200 LAKE JEFFERY RD.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fort White:

  • Florida Gateway College (about 20 miles; Lake City, FL; Full-time enrollment: 2,179)
  • Santa Fe College (about 24 miles; Gainesville, FL; FT enrollment: 11,819)
  • University of Florida (about 29 miles; Gainesville, FL; FT enrollment: 43,357)
  • College of Central Florida (about 62 miles; Ocala, FL; FT enrollment: 6,103)
  • Rasmussen College-Florida (about 63 miles; Ocala, FL; FT enrollment: 5,736)
  • Saint Johns River State College (about 65 miles; Palatka, FL; FT enrollment: 4,698)
  • Florida State College at Jacksonville (about 70 miles; Jacksonville, FL; FT enrollment: 21,810)

Public high school in Fort White:

  • FORT WHITE HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 17828 SW STATE ROAD 47, Grades: 6-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Fort White:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Fort White: Columbia County Sheriff's Department (A), Ichetucknee / South Columbia Volunteer Fire Department Station 46 (B), Fort White Town Hall (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Fort White include: Church of God (A), Fort White United Methodist Church (B), Fort White Baptist Church (C), Antioch Missionary Baptist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Heavenly Rest Memorial Park (1), Fort White Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Fort White include: Fort White High School Football Stadium (1), Deese Memorial Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Kendyll Pope - 2005 NFL player (Indianapolis Colts, born: May 9, 1981).

Columbia 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 Fort White and their reported violations in the past:

FORT WHITE, TOWN OF (Population served: 550, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (NOV-08-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUL-07-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (NOV-08-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUL-07-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (NOV-08-2006), St Public Notif received (APR-28-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUL-07-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (NOV-08-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUL-07-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (NOV-08-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUL-07-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-10-2006), St Public Notif received (AUG-28-2006), St BCA signed (NOV-08-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUL-07-2009)
  • 3 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
M;M DISCOUNT BEVERAGE #3 (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Average household size:
This town:

2.7 people
Florida:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

70.0%
Whole state:

65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.3%
Whole state:

7.3%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Fort White (2011 data):

  • TD Bank, National Association: Fort White Branch at 7075 Southwest U.S. Highway 27, branch established on 1990/11/02. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The

For population 15 years and over in Fort White:

Marital status in Fort White, FL
  • Never married: 26.1%
  • Now married: 56.1%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 5.2%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

For population 25 years and over in Fort White:

  • High school or higher: 91.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.8%
  • Unemployed: 7.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.5
Florida average:

12.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Fort White, FL (based on Columbia County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant18,86982
Mainline Protestant3,20216
Black Protestant2,33815
Catholic1,6521
Other1,1106
None40,360-
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: 5
Here:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Here:

1.03 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 51
Here:

7.51 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
Columbia County:

4.86 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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

10.2%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

29.1%
Florida:

23.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Columbia County:

11.6%
Florida:

14.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

50.2%
State:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fort White:

46.8%
Florida:

48.5%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.4
Florida:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.2%
Florida:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.0%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Florida:

6.9

Overweight people:
Fort White:

36.1%
Florida:

34.8%

General health condition:
Fort White:

55.1%
Florida:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Fort White:

80.3%
Florida:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fort White, 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
Other Government Administration 5$1,400$3,3600$0
Water Supply 1$3,211$38,5320$0
Solid Waste Management 1$3,543$42,5160$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$1,118
Financial Administration 0$0 2$2,386
Totals for Government 7$8,154$13,9783$3,504

Fort White government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $243,000 ($411.86)
    Solid Waste Management: $73,000 ($123.73)
    Financial Administration: $61,000 ($103.39)
    Regular Highways: $50,000 ($84.75)
    Parks and Recreation: $41,000 ($69.49)
    Central Staff Services: $27,000 ($45.76)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,000 ($23.73)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $137,000 ($232.20)

Fort White government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Natural Resources - Other: $28,000 ($47.46)
    Regular Highways: $20,000 ($33.90)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $7,000 ($11.86)
    General Revenue - Other: $6,000 ($10.17)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($3.39)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $171,000 ($289.83)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $60,000 ($101.69)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $53,000 ($89.83)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $43,000 ($72.88)
    Other Selective Sales: $40,000 ($67.80)
    Public Utilities Sales: $12,000 ($20.34)
    Other License: $6,000 ($10.17)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $296,000 ($501.69)

8.13% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($38,946 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.13%
Florida average:

7.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Alachua County, FL  0.92% ($40,874 average AGI)
from Suwannee County, FL  0.87% ($37,887)
from Duval County, FL  0.38% ($39,318)


6.75% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($37,221 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.75%
Florida average:

6.59%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Alachua County, FL  1.00% ($37,482 average AGI)
to Suwannee County, FL  0.77% ($32,529)
to Duval County, FL  0.41% ($45,467)

Businesses in Fort White, FL

  • Subway: 1
  • True Value: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Fort White:

  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WGSR (1570 AM; 50 kW; FERNANDINA BEACH, FL; Owner: RJM COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WRUF (850 AM; 5 kW; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WOBS (1530 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTMN (1430 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, 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.)
  • WQTM (740 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAJD (1390 AM; 5 kW; GAINESVILLE, FL)
  • WDYZ (990 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • WMGG (820 AM; 50 kW; LARGO, FL; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ST. PETERSBURG LICENSEE)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fort White:

  • WYGC (104.9 FM; HIGH SPRINGS, FL; Owner: ASTERISK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHHZ (100.5 FM; NEWBERRY, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOLR (91.3 FM; LAKE CITY, FL; Owner: WOLR 91.3 FM, INC.)
  • WNFB (94.3 FM; LAKE CITY, FL; Owner: NEWMAN MEDIA, INC.)
  • WUFT-FM (89.1 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WQLC (102.1 FM; WATERTOWN, FL; Owner: LOUIS D. BOLTON, II)
  • WRUF-FM (103.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WKTK (98.5 FM; CRYSTAL RIVER, FL; Owner: ENTERCOM GAINESVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WSKY-FM (97.3 FM; MICANOPY, FL; Owner: ENTERCOM GAINESVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WDJY (101.7 FM; TRENTON, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYFB (90.5 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WNDT (92.5 FM; ALACHUA, FL; Owner: OCALA BROADCASTING CORPORATION, L.L.)
  • WBXY (99.5 FM; LA CROSSE, FL; Owner: ASTERISK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLVO (106.1 FM; LIVE OAK, FL; Owner: LEON F. PETTERSEN)
  • WYKS (105.3 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: GILLEN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJLF (91.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: FIRST ASSEMBLY OF GOD)
  • WCJX (106.5 FM; FIVE POINTS, FL; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Fort White:

  • WFXU (Channel 57; LIVE OAK, FL; Owner: WFXU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WUFT (Channel 5; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WGFL (Channel 53; HIGH SPRINGS, FL; Owner: BUDD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • W39BZ (Channel 39; LAKE CITY, FL; Owner: ERIC McBRIDE)
  • W23AQ (Channel 23; LAKE CITY, FL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W66CQ (Channel 66; LAKE CITY, FL; Owner: MARTHA RAYBURN)
  • WCJB-TV (Channel 20; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: DIVERSIFIED BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLUF-LP (Channel 10; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WLCF-LP (Channel 11; LAKE CITY, FL; Owner: BUDD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBXG-CA (Channel 31; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • Fort White, Florida
  • Fatal accident count9
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents13
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:6
  • Fatalities11
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents22
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2
  • Florida average
  • Fatal accident count21445
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents33753
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons8024
  • Fatalities23651
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents59095
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents3653
See more detailed statistics of Fort White fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Fort White)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • On Sr 47 4 Mi Nw (Lat: 29.986333 Lon: -82.766500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 9 m, Overall height: 24 m, Call Sign: KQR551,
    Assigned Frequencies: 44.7600 MHz, 44.9600 MHz, Grant Date: 10/03/2015, Expiration Date: 10/27/2025, Certifier: Leven Magruder, Registrant: Dep Bureau Of Operational Services, 3800 Commonwealth Blvd, Tallahassee, FL 32399, Phone: (850) 245-2725, Email:
  • Us Hwy 27 5 Mi W (Lat: 29.954389 Lon: -82.779000), Call Sign: KIJ465,
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.8800 MHz, 48.2400 MHz, 48.2800 MHz, 48.3800 MHz, Grant Date: 03/07/2001, Expiration Date: 03/20/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/09/2003, Registrant: Florida Power Corporation, 2610 Wycliff Road, Raleigh, NC 27607, Phone: (919) 235-4084, Fax: (919) 235-4008, Email:
  • E Of Jct Sr 18 & Us 27 (Lat: 29.938833 Lon: -82.665389), Call Sign: WQJ551,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.515 MHz, Grant Date: 03/30/2011, Expiration Date: 04/11/2021, Registrant: Clay Electric Cooperative, Inc., 7450 Highway 100 West, Keystone Heights, FL 32656, Phone: (352) 473-1408, Fax: (352) 473-1929, Email:
  • FORT WHITE, County Road 238 (Lat: 29.978500 Lon: -82.750139), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121 m, Overall height: 125 m, Call Sign: WPVU961,
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.450 MHz, Grant Date: 05/30/2012, Expiration Date: 08/26/2022, Certifier: Kourosh Bastani, Registrant: Dms - Divtel - Slers, 4030 Esplanade Way, Suite 135, Tallahassee, FL 32399-0950, Phone: (850) 487-0544, Fax: (850) 488-9837, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

61 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fort White)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Fort White)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 31. The highest number of fires - 78 took place in 2004, and the least - 0 in 2008. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Fort White, FL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (60.6%), and Structure Fires (25.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Fort White, FL
    • 30460.6%Outside Fires
    • 12825.5%Structure Fires
    • 6512.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 51.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Fort White, FL
Most common first names in Fort White, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2972.9 years
William2971.1 years
Mary2879.6 years
Robert2667.3 years
John2677.6 years
Charles2167.7 years
George1472.2 years
Joseph1277.2 years
Dorothy1174.0 years
Edward1074.4 years
Most common last names in Fort White, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams1775.8 years
Smith1671.6 years
Johnson1274.5 years
Jones1070.9 years
Cason1068.9 years
Brown1072.6 years
Martin976.9 years
Griffin867.7 years
Turner865.0 years
Clark766.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Fort White, FL
  • 91.5%Electricity
  • 5.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.5%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Fort White, FL
  • 100.0%Electricity


Fort White compared to Florida state average:

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