Gulfport, Florida

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Population in 2017: 12,371 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -1.2%
 
Males: 5,839  (47.2%)
Females: 6,532  (52.8%)
Median resident age:

54.5 years
Florida median age:

42.0 years

Zip codes: 33711.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $39,988 (it was $28,809 in 2000)
Gulfport:

$39,988
FL:

$52,594

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $32,303 (it was $22,801 in 2000)

Gulfport city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $156,273 (it was $67,800 in 2000)
Gulfport:

$156,273
FL:

$214,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $250,131; detached houses: $273,507; townhouses or other attached units: $214,118; in 2-unit structures: $210,677; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $210,615; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $216,233; mobile homes: $31,649

Median gross rent in 2017: $974.

March 2019 cost of living index in Gulfport: 95.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 16.1%
(13.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.0% for Black residents, 24.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 19.1% for other race residents, 56.5% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Gulfport, FL (2017)
    • 10,10880.1%White alone
    • 9737.7%Black alone
    • 8967.1%Hispanic
    • 3242.6%Asian alone
    • 1371.1%Two or more races
    • 490.4%American Indian alone
    • 490.4%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Florida and other state lists, there were 21 registered sex offenders living in Gulfport, Florida as of May 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Gulfport is 595 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Gulfport by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.2)
1
(8.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
5
(38.4)
1
(7.8)
5
(40.0)
2
(16.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(16.4)
2
(16.4)
4
(32.8)
4
(33.1)
1
(8.2)
1
(8.2)
2
(16.1)
4
(32.1)
2
(16.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
27
(207.2)
19
(147.6)
22
(175.9)
27
(220.5)
23
(187.2)
15
(122.8)
12
(98.4)
12
(98.3)
17
(140.7)
12
(98.4)
10
(81.7)
6
(48.4)
10
(80.2)
3
(24.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
58
(445.2)
37
(287.4)
38
(303.8)
34
(277.7)
32
(260.5)
24
(196.5)
31
(254.2)
33
(270.4)
27
(223.5)
21
(172.1)
8
(65.3)
18
(145.3)
23
(184.4)
10
(80.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
144
(1,105)
188
(1,460)
130
(1,039)
132
(1,078)
165
(1,343)
103
(843.4)
117
(959.6)
187
(1,532)
116
(960.2)
130
(1,066)
80
(653.5)
66
(532.9)
90
(721.6)
47
(378.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
348
(2,671)
379
(2,944)
361
(2,886)
393
(3,209)
380
(3,093)
330
(2,702)
392
(3,215)
363
(2,974)
362
(2,996)
491
(4,025)
366
(2,990)
375
(3,028)
401
(3,215)
319
(2,568)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
63
(483.6)
59
(458.3)
75
(599.6)
48
(392.0)
79
(643.0)
33
(270.2)
36
(295.3)
20
(163.9)
28
(231.8)
47
(385.3)
44
(359.4)
29
(234.2)
49
(392.8)
32
(257.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(32.0)
1
(8.2)
2
(16.3)
6
(49.1)
4
(32.8)
11
(90.1)
10
(82.8)
5
(41.0)
1
(8.2)
2
(16.1)
1
(8.0)
1
(8.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)404.8364.6381.7369.9393.7278.0312.9349.1319.0353.3254.5233.7313.2186.0

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City-data.com crime index in Gulfport, FL

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 36 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.58
Florida average:

2.08
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Ancestries: American (12.3%), Italian (9.4%), German (9.4%), English (7.2%), Irish (6.6%), Polish (4.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 17 feet

Land area: 2.83 square miles.

Population density: 4,367 people per square mile   (average).

Gulfport, Florida map

1,377 residents are foreign born (4.7% Europe, 2.5% North America, 1.9% Latin America).

This city:

10.9%
Florida:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,349 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,224 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Petersburg, FL (3.3 miles , pop. 248,232).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (780.6 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Bear Creek, FL (1.1 miles ),
South Pasadena, FL (1.4 miles ),
St. Pete Beach, FL (1.6 miles ),
St. Petersburg, FL (1.8 miles ),
Treasure Island, FL (2.0 miles ),
Kenneth City, FL (2.1 miles ),
Tierra Verde, FL (2.2 miles ),
West and East Lealman, FL (2.2 miles )

Latitude: 27.75 N, Longitude: 82.71 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,993 (-23.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 866 (15.8%)

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

Property values in Gulfport, FL

Gulfport satellite photo by USGS

Gulfport tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 17 buildings, average cost: $225,600
  • 1998: 18 buildings, average cost: $215,400
  • 1999: 16 buildings, average cost: $328,500
  • 2000: 26 buildings, average cost: $216,500
  • 2001: 57 buildings, average cost: $164,100
  • 2002: 54 buildings, average cost: $278,400
  • 2003: 46 buildings, average cost: $211,200
  • 2004: 15 buildings, average cost: $262,800
  • 2005: 16 buildings, average cost: $419,600
  • 2006: 30 buildings, average cost: $297,100
  • 2007: 10 buildings, average cost: $163,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $128,500
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $540,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $200,700
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $195,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $126,900
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $450,000
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $411,100
  • 2015: 8 buildings, average cost: $310,300
  • 2016: 9 buildings, average cost: $260,000
  • 2017: 11 buildings, average cost: $221,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Gulfport, FL residents
Average permit cost in Gulfport, FL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.1%
Florida:

3.3%
Historical population in Gulfport, FL
Historical housing units in Gulfport, FL

Population change in the 1990s: +676 (+5.7%).
Most common industries in Gulfport, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.5%)
  • Construction (8.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.2%)
  • Educational services (5.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (15.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.8%)
  • Health care (6.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.8%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.0%)
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.2%)
  • Public administration (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Gulfport, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Cashiers (4.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (2.8%)

Average climate in Gulfport, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Gulfport, Florida environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 69.6. This is about average.

City:

69.6
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2007 was 0.293. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.293
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 4.15. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.15
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.47. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.47
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 16.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.6
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.46. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.46
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 0.00408. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00408
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Gulfport-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Florida state average. It is 30% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/4/1966, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.0 miles away from the Gulfport city center killed 11 people and injured 530 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 10/3/1992, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.5 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 75 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Gulfport-area historical earthquake activity is near Florida state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 263.0 miles away from Gulfport 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 360.4 miles away from Gulfport center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 459.0 miles away from Gulfport center
On 3/31/1992 at 14:59:39, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 221.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 387.6 miles away from Gulfport center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 423.6 miles away from Gulfport 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 Pinellas County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Fires: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Tropical Storms: 4, Storms: 3, Freeze: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Gulfport topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Gulfport:

  • BOCA CIEGA CENTER (1414 59TH ST S)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Gulfport:

  • EGRET COVE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; SAINT PETERSBURG, FL)
  • PALMS HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; SAINT PETERSBURG, FL)
  • FAITH HOME HEALTH, INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; SAINT PETERSBURG, FL)
  • SWANHOLM NURSING AND REHAB CEN (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; SAINT PETERSBURG, FL)
  • BERNARD L SAMSON NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; SAINT PETERSBURG, FL)
  • ALPINE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; SAINT PETERSBURG, FL)
  • ALPINE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; SAINT PETERSBURG, FL)

Amtrak stations near Gulfport:

  • 7 miles: PINELLAS PARK (PARK BLVD. AT U.S. 19) - Bus Station . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 16 miles: CLEARWATER (20967 U.S. 19) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gulfport:

  • Eckerd College (about 3 miles; Saint Petersburg, FL; Full-time enrollment: 2,437)
  • University of South Florida-St Petersburg (about 5 miles; St. Petersburg, FL; FT enrollment: 4,459)
  • St Petersburg College (about 11 miles; Clearwater, FL; FT enrollment: 21,467)
  • Strayer University-Florida (about 20 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 2,723)
  • Hillsborough Community College (about 20 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 19,838)
  • The University of Tampa (about 21 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 7,216)
  • State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota (about 23 miles; Bradenton, FL; FT enrollment: 8,012)

Public high schools in Gulfport:

Public elementary/middle schools in Gulfport:

Private elementary/middle school in Gulfport:

  • WALDEN SCHOOL (Students: 7, Location: 2728 53RD ST S, Grades: 6-8)
See full list of schools located in Gulfport

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • St. Petersburg College is another educational facility within close proximity to Gulfport with several campuses in Pinellas County, the closest located at 66th St. and 5th Avenue. added by Pam
  • St. Petersburg College is another educational facility within close proximity to Gulfport with several campuses in Pinellas County, the closest located at 66th St. and 5th Avenue. added by Pam

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Gulfport: Gulfport Channel Range Front Light (A), Gulfport Fire Department (B), Gulfport Police Department (C), Gulfport Recreation Center (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Gulfpost Plaza-Disston Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Gulfport include: Bethel Lutheran Church (A), Grace Bible Church (B), Bay Point Christian Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Lincoln Cemetery (1), Royal Palm of Saint Petersburg (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Gulfport include: Gulfport Beach Area (1), Hoyt Park (2), Beach Waterfront Complex (3), Chase Park (4), Clymer Park (5), Hoyt Field (6), Tomlinson Park Complex (7), Ted Phillips Wood Ibis Park (8), Caldwell Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Gulfport Historical Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 5301 28th Avenue South).

Pinellas County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

1.9 people
Florida:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

47.4%
Whole state:

65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

9.8%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Gulfport in 2010:

  • 98 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 47 people in college/university student housing
  • 3 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 2 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 2 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Gulfport in 2000:

  • 104 people in nursing homes
  • 54 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 10 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Banks with branches in Gulfport (2011 data):

  • Regions Bank: Gulfport Branch at 5728 Gulfport Boulevard, branch established on 1987/04/15. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Gulfport Branch at 2001 49th Street South, branch established on 1973/11/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

For population 15 years and over in Gulfport:

Marital status in Gulfport, FL
  • Never married: 29.1%
  • Now married: 40.0%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 9.4%
  • Divorced: 19.5%

For population 25 years and over in Gulfport:

  • High school or higher: 91.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.2%
  • Unemployed: 6.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.2
Florida average:

12.0

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Gulfport, FL (based on Pinellas County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic112,94833
Evangelical Protestant93,022324
Mainline Protestant65,326122
Other30,56385
Orthodox18,28514
Black Protestant9,95540
None586,443-
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: 200
Pinellas County:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
This county:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 166
Here:

1.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 243
Pinellas County:

2.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 818
Pinellas County:

8.95 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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

9.0%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

26.3%
State:

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

14.0%
Florida:

14.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

55.6%
Florida:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

53.6%
Florida:

48.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.3
Florida:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Gulfport:

18.3%
Florida:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.5%
Florida:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.0
Florida:

6.9

Overweight people:
Gulfport:

35.0%
Florida:

34.8%

General health condition:
Gulfport:

59.9%
Florida:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Gulfport:

77.5%
Florida:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Gulfport, FL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 28$158,060$67,7400$0
Other and Unallocable 15$58,061$46,44912$10,629
Solid Waste Management 13$35,203$32,4950$0
Firefighters 12$80,472$80,4721$1,621
Parks and Recreation 10$32,707$39,2487$5,852
Water Supply 7$24,479$41,9640$0
Financial Administration 6$25,145$50,2900$0
Local Libraries 5$20,885$50,1247$8,069
Other Government Administration 4$25,095$75,2855$4,088
Police - Other 4$13,084$39,2525$3,917
Housing and Community Development (Local) 2$13,722$82,3320$0
Water Transport and Terminals 2$10,715$64,2903$3,319
Welfare 2$6,986$41,9168$8,636
Streets and Highways 2$8,939$53,6340$0
Sewerage 1$3,158$37,8960$0
Totals for Government 113$516,711$54,87248$46,131

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $195,000 ($15.76)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,490,000 ($282.11)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,102,000 ($250.75)
    Water Utilities: $2,147,000 ($173.55)
    General - Other: $1,841,000 ($148.82)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,508,000 ($121.90)
    Sewerage: $1,447,000 ($116.97)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $1,286,000 ($103.95)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,204,000 ($97.32)
    Central Staff Services: $631,000 ($51.01)
    Financial Administration: $476,000 ($38.48)
    Libraries: $436,000 ($35.24)
    Regular Highways: $405,000 ($32.74)
    Natural Resources - Other: $227,000 ($18.35)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $221,000 ($17.86)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $94,000 ($7.60)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash and Deposits: $696,000 ($56.26)
    Corporate Bonds: $510,000 ($41.23)
    Benefit Payments: $465,000 ($37.59)
    Withdrawals: $51,000 ($4.12)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $412,000 ($33.30)
    Solid Waste Management: $261,000 ($21.10)
    Police Protection: $73,000 ($5.90)
    Libraries: $61,000 ($4.93)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $57,000 ($4.61)
    Regular Highways: $45,000 ($3.64)
    Parks and Recreation: $44,000 ($3.56)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $7,965,000 ($643.84)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,792,000 ($144.85)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $1,650,000 ($133.38)
    Sewerage: $1,542,000 ($124.65)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,317,000 ($106.46)
    Other: $139,000 ($11.24)
    Regular Highways: $31,000 ($2.51)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $351,000 ($28.37)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $75,000 ($6.06)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $65,000 ($5.25)
    Public Welfare: $12,000 ($0.97)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $433,000 ($35.00)
    General Local Government Support: $167,000 ($13.50)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $876,000 ($70.81)
    Fines and Forfeits: $268,000 ($21.66)
    Sale of Property: $75,000 ($6.06)
    Donations From Private Sources: $39,000 ($3.15)
    Interest Earnings: $18,000 ($1.46)
    General Revenue - Other: $9,000 ($0.73)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,287,000 ($184.87)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $982,000 ($79.38)
    Highways: $85,000 ($6.87)
    Public Welfare: $78,000 ($6.31)
    Other: $48,000 ($3.88)
  • Tax - Property: $2,528,000 ($204.35)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,603,000 ($129.58)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $917,000 ($74.12)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $828,000 ($66.93)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $163,000 ($13.18)
    Other License: $124,000 ($10.02)

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

  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $480,000 ($38.80)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,178,000 ($418.56)

7.61% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($73,297 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.61%
Florida average:

7.69%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($501 average AGI)
Pinellas County:

0.06%
Florida average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Hillsborough County, FL  1.24% ($88,399 average AGI)
from Pasco County, FL  0.52% ($50,068)
from Orange County, FL  0.15% ($51,175)


6.02% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($55,318 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.02%
Florida average:

6.59%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($482 average AGI)
Pinellas County:

0.06%
Florida average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Hillsborough County, FL  1.10% ($62,988 average AGI)
to Pasco County, FL  0.78% ($42,907)
to Manatee County, FL  0.17% ($61,837)
Businesses in Gulfport, FL
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
FedEx1U-Haul1
Goodwill1Walgreens1

Strongest AM radio stations in Gulfport:

  • WRXB (1590 AM; 5 kW; ST. PETERSBURG BEACH, FL; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP OF FLORIDA, INC.)
  • WMGG (820 AM; 50 kW; LARGO, FL; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ST. PETERSBURG LICENSEE)
  • WTIS (1110 AM; daytime; 10 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: WTIS-AM, INC.)
  • WFLA (970 AM; 25 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WDAE (620 AM; 5 kW; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWBA (1040 AM; 4 kW; PINELLAS PARK, FL; Owner: GENESIS COMMUNICATIONS OF TAMPA BAY, INC.)
  • WHNZ (1250 AM; 25 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WQYK (1010 AM; 50 kW; SEFFNER, FL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TAMPA)
  • WWMI (1380 AM; 5 kW; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WGUL (860 AM; 5 kW; DUNEDIN, FL; Owner: WGUL-FM, INC.)
  • WTMP (1150 AM; 10 kW; EGYPT LAKE, FL; Owner: TAMPA BROADCASTING, LTD.)
  • WFLF (540 AM; 50 kW; PINE HILLS, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAMA (1550 AM; 10 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: WAMA, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gulfport:

  • WLLD (98.7 FM; HOLMES BEACH, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WFTI-FM (91.7 FM; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WSSR (95.7 FM; CLEARWATER, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYUU (92.5 FM; SAFETY HARBOR, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WRBQ-FM (104.7 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WPOI (101.5 FM; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WWRM (94.9 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WFLZ-FM (93.3 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMTX (100.7 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WQYK-FM (99.5 FM; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF FLORIDA)
  • WTBT (103.5 FM; BRADENTON, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBBY (107.3 FM; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WXTB (97.9 FM; CLEARWATER, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHPT (102.5 FM; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WDUV (105.5 FM; NEW PORT RICHEY, FL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WUSF (89.7 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF S. FLORIDA)
  • WBVM (90.5 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: BISHOP OF THE DIOCESE/ST. PETERSBURG)
  • WSJT (94.1 FM; LAKELAND, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSUN-FM (97.1 FM; HOLIDAY, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC)
  • WCTQ (106.5 FM; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Gulfport:

  • W61AI (Channel 61; ROCK HARBOR, FL; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W33CC (Channel 33; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WSPF-CA (Channel 35; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: CITY OF ST. PETERSBURG)
  • WEDU (Channel 3; TAMPA, FL; Owner: FLORIDA WEST COAST PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WARP-CA (Channel 20; TAMPA-ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: SUNSHINE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WXAX-LP (Channel 26; CLEARWATER, FL; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WMOR-LP (Channel 63; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: WMOR-TV COMPANY)
  • WXPX (Channel 66; BRADENTON, FL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATION LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WTOG (Channel 44; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: VIACOM INTERNATIONAL INC.)
  • WFLA-TV (Channel 8; TAMPA, FL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFTS-TV (Channel 28; TAMPA, FL; Owner: TAMPA BAY TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WUSF-TV (Channel 16; TAMPA, FL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA)
  • WTTA (Channel 38; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: BAY TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WFTT (Channel 50; TAMPA, FL; Owner: TELEFUTURA TAMPA LLC)
  • WSVT-LP (Channel 18; BRADENTON, FL; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WTSP (Channel 10; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • WTVT (Channel 13; TAMPA, FL; Owner: TVT LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCLF (Channel 22; CLEARWATER, FL; Owner: CHRISTIAN TELEVISION CORPORATION, INC.)
  • WTAM-LP (Channel 6; TAMPA, FL; Owner: U.S. INTERACTIVE, L.L.C.)
  • W36CO (Channel 36; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WRMD-LP (Channel 57; TAMPA, FL; Owner: ZGS TELEVISION OF TAMPA, INC.)
  • WWSB (Channel 40; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCAST CORPORATION OF SARASOTA)
  • WMOR-TV (Channel 32; LAKELAND, FL; Owner: WMOR-TV COMPANY)
  • WVEA-LP (Channel 61; TAMPA, FL; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WVEA-TV (Channel 62; VENICE, FL; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Gulfport fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 13ft / 4.4mTotal length
  • 23,000Total average daily traffic
  • 690Total average daily truck traffic
  • 39,906Total future (year 2038) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Gulfport)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Police Dept 5314 24th Ave S (Lat: 27.748083 Lon: -82.719833), Call Sign: KIT275,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.370 MHz, Grant Date: 08/30/1999, Expiration Date: 10/10/2004, Cancellation Date: 11/26/2002, Registrant: City Of Gulfport, 2401 53rd St South, Gulfport, FL 33707
  • 5314 24th A S (Lat: 27.748083 Lon: -82.719833), Call Sign: KNBV319, Licensee ID: L00021648,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.950 MHz, Grant Date: 10/29/1996, Expiration Date: 01/12/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2002, Registrant: City Of Gulfport, 2401 53rd St S, Gulfport, FL 33707, Phone: (813) 321-1168
  • 5314 24 Ave S (Lat: 27.746694 Lon: -82.705944), Call Sign: KNDK244,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.455 MHz, 153.575 MHz, Grant Date: 05/14/1997, Expiration Date: 07/15/2002, Cancellation Date: 11/17/2002, Registrant: National License Corp., 9050 Briarclift Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46256, Phone: (317) 849-5866, Fax: (317) 841-3328

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • FL-TPA0184A, 5950 Pelican Bay Plaza (Lat: 27.744222 Lon: -82.718889), Type: Building, Structure height: 45.1 m, Call Sign: WQMJ273,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10735.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 19625.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/20/2010, Expiration Date: 08/20/2020, Cancellation Date: 10/31/2018, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

3
  • 6300 Pasadena Point Blvd (Lat: 27.756972 Lon: -82.739833), Type: Building, Overall height: 7 m, Call Sign: WHG872, Licensee ID: L00007809,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 09/11/1996, Expiration Date: 10/23/2001, Cancellation Date: 03/24/2002, Registrant: Pasadena Yacht & Country Club, 6300 Pasadena Point Dr S, Gulfport, FL 33707
  • 4600 Tifton Dr S (Lat: 27.739194 Lon: -82.697056), Type: Building, Overall height: 4 m, Call Sign: WHX582, Licensee ID: L00375456,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.575 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 05/07/1998, Expiration Date: 05/07/2003, Cancellation Date: 08/10/2003, Registrant: Boca Ciega Yacht Club, 4600 Tifton Dr S, Gulfport, FL 33711
  • Gulfport Marina 4630 29th Ave S (Lat: 27.740306 Lon: -82.696500), Type: Tower, Call Sign: WQB563,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.425 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 02/27/1995, Expiration Date: 04/27/2000, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001, Registrant: City Of Gulfport, 4630 29th Ave S, Gulfport, FL 33707

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

55 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Gulfport)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Gulfport)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED20$120,10155$137,993100$145,28013$59,0591$240,00042$119,769
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$05$91,41813$112,3604$73,8650$08$98,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED9$110,92410$79,81170$168,92811$42,8860$017$113,011
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$132,25010$114,52036$144,0122$62,6950$08$96,735
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$78,6853$71,33316$124,3400$00$03$101,310

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0281.02 , 0282.00, 0283.00, 0284.01, 0284.02, 0285.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$130,3901$202,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$94,7450$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$136,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$200,8900$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0281.02 , 0282.00, 0283.00, 0284.01, 0284.02, 0285.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Gulfport, FL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Gulfport, FL - Value

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 50. The highest number of fires - 76 took place in 2007, and the least - 20 in 2017. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Gulfport, FL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (49.3%), and Outside Fires (30.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Gulfport, FL
    • 34649.3%Structure Fires
    • 21330.3%Outside Fires
    • 7510.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 689.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Gulfport, FL
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Gulfport, FL
  • 80.3%Electricity
  • 17.2%Utility gas
  • 0.9%No fuel used
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Wood
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%Other fuel
  • 0.1%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Gulfport, FL
  • 89.8%Electricity
  • 6.9%Utility gas
  • 2.2%No fuel used
  • 1.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Gulfport compared to Florida state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above 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 above state average.

Gulfport on our top lists:

  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely lesbian couples (counted as self-reported female-female unmarried-partner households) (population 5,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households) (population 5,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely gay men couples (counted as self-reported male-male unmarried-partner households) (population 5,000+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of arson incidents per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox adherents"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations"
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