Hernando, Florida

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Population in 2010: 9,054. Population change since 2000: +9.7%
Males: 4,481  (49.5%)
Females: 4,573  (50.5%)
Median resident age:  52.4 years
Florida median age:  41.5 years

Zip codes: 34442.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $33,165 (it was $29,121 in 2000)
Hernando:

$33,165
FL:

$46,036

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,579 (it was $15,030 in 2000)

Hernando CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $80,945 (it was $53,400 in 2000)
Hernando:

$80,945
FL:

$153,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $145,855; Detached houses: $168,648; Townhouses or other attached units: $112,761; In 2-unit structures: $161,295; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $139,051; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $123,202; Mobile homes: $55,541; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $7,798

Median gross rent in 2013: $694.

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  • Races in Hernando, FL (2013)

    Hernando races chart
    • 8,63790.5%White alone
    • 5906.2%Hispanic
    • 1641.7%Black alone
    • 680.7%American Indian alone
    • 420.4%Asian alone
    • 320.3%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Hernando: 81.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (23.2%), Irish (15.3%), German (13.8%), English (9.2%), Italian (4.8%), French (3.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 50 feet

Land area: 31.5 square miles.

Population density: 288 people per square mile   (very low).

Hernando,FL real estate house value index trend

Hernando, Florida map

For population 25 years and over in Hernando:

  • High school or higher: 89.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hernando CDP:

  • Never married: 22.7%
  • Now married: 51.4%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 8.6%
  • Divorced: 15.8%

330 residents are foreign born (2.1% Europe, 0.8% Asia, 0.7% Latin America).

This place:

3.5%
Florida:

19.4%



According to our research of Florida and other state lists there were 38 registered sex offenders living in Hernando, Florida as of August 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Hernando to the number of sex offenders is 238 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $827 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $624 (0.8%)

Hernando satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spring Hill, FL (32.9 miles , pop. 69,078).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tampa, FL (66.5 miles , pop. 303,447).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (786.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Citrus Hills, FL (2.1 miles ), Inverness Highlands North, FL (2.1 miles ), Beverly Hills, FL (2.2 miles ), Pine Ridge, FL (2.5 miles ), Inverness, FL (2.6 miles ), Citrus Springs, FL (2.6 miles ), Black Diamond, FL (2.7 miles ), Lecanto, FL (2.9 miles ).

Latitude: 28.93 N, Longitude: 82.37 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,763 (-18.5%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 404 (13.9%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 352

Hernando household income distribution Hernando home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.5%
Florida:

6.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Other services, except public administration (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (12%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (21%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Hernando, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hernando-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Florida state average. It is 24% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/9/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.7 miles away from the Hernando place center killed 3 people and injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 12/31/1975, a category F3 tornado 16.2 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 26 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hernando-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above 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 320.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 330.2 miles away from Hernando center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 304.8 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 341.9 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 280.7 miles away from Hernando 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 314.9 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 Citrus County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Hernando:

  • WOODLAND TERRACE OF CITRUS COUNTY (124 W NORVELL BRYANT HWY)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Hernando:

  • ULTIMATE NURSING CARE, LLC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; BEVERLY HILLS, FL)
  • HEALTH CENTER AT BRENTWOOD (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; LECANTO, FL)
  • INVERNESS DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; INVERNESS, FL)
  • ARBOR TRAIL REHAB AND SKILLED NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; INVERNESS, FL)
  • HERITAGE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; INVERNESS, FL)
  • DIAMOND RIDGE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; LECANTO, FL)
  • HERITAGE BEVERLY HILLS (Hospital, about 7 miles away; LECANTO, FL)

Airports located in Hernando:

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Operable nuclear power plant near Hernando:

  • 14 miles: Crystal River 3 in Crystal River, FL.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hernando:

  • Rasmussen College-Florida (about 19 miles; Ocala, FL; Full-time enrollment: 5,736)
  • College of Central Florida (about 21 miles; Ocala, FL; FT enrollment: 6,103)
  • Lake-Sumter State College (about 36 miles; Leesburg, FL; FT enrollment: 2,983)
  • Saint Leo University (about 42 miles; Saint Leo, FL; FT enrollment: 14,572)
  • Pasco-Hernando Community College (about 49 miles; New Port Richey, FL; FT enrollment: 7,030)
  • University of Florida (about 50 miles; Gainesville, FL; FT enrollment: 43,357)
  • Santa Fe College (about 53 miles; Gainesville, FL; FT enrollment: 11,819)
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Notable locations in Hernando: Stokes Ferry (A), Seacoll (B), Harrison (C), Felicia (D), Calphos (E), Bevens (F), Quail Run Community Center (G), Quail Run Water Treatment Facility (H), Holder Community Center (I), Progress Energy Electric Substation (J), Citrus County Fire Rescue Station 5 (K), Citrus County Sheriffs Office-Substation (L), Citrus Hills Electric Substation (M), Citrus County Fire Rescue Station 15 (N). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Hernando include: Hernando Church of the Nazarene (A), Saint Raphael Orthodox Church (B), Christ Way Fellowship (C), Citrus Family Worship Center (D), Mount Zion AME Church (E), Church of the Living God (F), Mount Carmel Missionary Baptist Church (G), Spanish Church House of Prayer (H), First Hispanic Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Hernando Cemetery (1), Burke Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Twomile Prairie Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Hernando: Hernando Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Beach: Hernando Beach and Community Park (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Air Orlando Charter Inc (Tours & Charters; 400 West Herndon Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotels: Best Western Citrus Hills Ldge (350 East Norvell Bryant Highwa) (1), Booth Willie James (2355 North Florida Avenue) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Citrus County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 55.6. This is better than average.

City:

55.6
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 22.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 6.68. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.68
U.S.:

9.14

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

WATSON'S FISH CAMP (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
T-BACK'S BAR (FORMERLY G.P.'S LOUNGE) (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2007, Contaminant: Coliform
HERNANDO SUPER STOP (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-15-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-15-2013), St Public Notif received (MAR-15-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-20-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-15-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-15-2013), St Public Notif received (MAR-15-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-20-2013)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In DEC-01-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-15-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-15-2013), St Public Notif received (MAR-15-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-20-2013)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In DEC-01-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-15-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-15-2013), St Public Notif received (MAR-15-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-20-2013)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
SAMANTHA'S CAFE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUN-01-2014, Contaminant: E. COLI

Drinking water stations with addresses in Hernando that have no violations reported:

  • RED'S RESTAURANT, INC. (Population served: 45, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • W 200 BUSINESS CENTER/V.F.W. (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • KWIK STOP CHEVRON (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 23.4%
(22.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 94.6% for Black residents, 25.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 62.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.2 people
Florida:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  64.0%
Whole state:  65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.1%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
22 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness in 2010
8 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Hernando, Florida environmental map by EPA

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Hernando compared to Florida state average:

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

Banks with branches in Hernando (2011 data):

  • BRANNEN BANK: Hernando Branch at 2519 East Florida Avenue, branch established on 1993/05/04. Info updated 2008/03/04: Bank assets: $404.4 mil, Deposits: $360.8 mil, headquarters in Inverness, FL, positive income, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Brannen Banks Of Florida, Inc.
  • SunTrust Bank: Citrus Hills Branch at 2525 North Forest Ridge Boulevard, branch established on 1988/10/03. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • Nature Coast Bank: at 2455 North Citrus Hills Boulevard, branch established on 2005/03/07. Info updated 2008/12/04: Bank assets: $58.6 mil, Deposits: $51.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Hernando, Florida:

  • Mid Florida Motel, 2355 N Florida Ave, Hernando, FL 32642
  • El Rancho Motel, 2350 N Florida Ave, Hernando, FL 32642
  • Best Western Citrus Hills Lodge, 350 E Norvell Bryant Hwy, Hernando, FL 34442 , Phone: (352) 527-0015, Fax: (352) 527-2360
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Hernando, Florida

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Florida average:

12.2

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (93%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Hernando CDP (based on Citrus County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant20,465100
Catholic13,6126
Mainline Protestant6,56915
Other1,88310
Black Protestant4414
Orthodox2462
None98,020-
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: 19
Citrus County:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
Citrus County:

1.21 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
Citrus County:

3.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 86
Here:

6.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.3%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Citrus County:

26.2%
Florida:

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

12.0%
State:

14.0%

6.45% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,260 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.45%
Florida average:

7.97%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($197 average AGI)
Citrus County:

0.03%
Florida average:

0.11%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Marion County, FL  0.58% ($27,013 average AGI)
from Hernando County, FL  0.30% ($30,213)
from Pinellas County, FL  0.27% ($34,597)


6.45% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,475 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.45%
Florida average:

7.17%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($138 average AGI)
Citrus County:

0.04%
Florida average:

0.12%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Marion County, FL  0.67% ($29,017 average AGI)
to Hillsborough County, FL  0.37% ($21,592)
to Hernando County, FL  0.35% ($31,315)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hernando:

  • WRZN (720 AM; 10 kW; HERNANDO, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WINV (1560 AM; daytime; 7 kW; BEVERLY HILLS, FL; Owner: WGUL-FM, INC.)
  • WFLF (540 AM; 50 kW; PINE HILLS, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQTM (740 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCFI (1290 AM; 10 kW; OCALA, FL; Owner: VECTOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDYZ (990 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WQYK (1010 AM; 50 kW; SEFFNER, FL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TAMPA)
  • WMGG (820 AM; 50 kW; LARGO, FL; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ST. PETERSBURG LICENSEE)
  • WONQ (1030 AM; 45 kW; OVIEDO, FL; Owner: FLORIDA BROADCASTERS)
  • WQBQ (1410 AM; 10 kW; LEESBURG, FL)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WOCA (1370 AM; 5 kW; OCALA, FL; Owner: WESTSHORE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFLA (970 AM; 25 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hernando:

  • WXCV (95.3 FM; HOMOSASSA SPRINGS, FL; Owner: WXOF, INC.)
  • WOGK (93.7 FM; OCALA, FL; Owner: OCALA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WAQV (90.9 FM; CRYSTAL RIVER, FL; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WHGN (91.9 FM; CRYSTAL RIVER, FL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WJUF (90.1 FM; INVERNESS, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WKTK (98.5 FM; CRYSTAL RIVER, FL; Owner: ENTERCOM GAINESVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLMS (88.3 FM; LECANTO, FL; Owner: THE BP OF DIOCESE OF ST. P/BURG FL.)
  • W215AJ (90.9 FM; CRYSTAL RIVER, ETC., FL; Owner: MARION COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WXOF (96.3 FM; YANKEETOWN, FL; Owner: WGUL-FM, INC)
  • WMFQ (92.9 FM; OCALA, FL; Owner: ASTERISK COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WTRS (102.3 FM; DUNNELLON, FL; Owner: ASTERISK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WXXL (106.7 FM; TAVARES, FL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDUV (105.5 FM; NEW PORT RICHEY, FL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WIFL (104.3 FM; INGLIS, FL; Owner: SEVEN RIVERS BROADCAST MINISTRY, INC.)
  • WSKY-FM (97.3 FM; MICANOPY, FL; Owner: ENTERCOM GAINESVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWKO (91.3 FM; BELLEVIEW, FL; Owner: WALKER INFORMATION & ED INSTITUTE INC)
  • WGUL-FM (106.3 FM; BEVERLY HILLS, FL; Owner: WGUL-FM, INC.)
  • WHIJ (88.1 FM; OCALA, FL; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W244BC (96.7 FM; OCALA, FL; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC)
  • WJIK-LP (100.1 FM; INVERNESS, FL; Owner: STANDING IN THE GAP INC)

TV broadcast stations around Hernando:

  • W61AK (Channel 61; INVERNESS, FL; Owner: VIACOM INTERNATIONAL INC.)
  • WYKE-LP (Channel 49; INGLIS/YANKEETOWN, FL; Owner: CITRUS COUNTY ASSOCIATION FOR RETARDED CITIZENS, INC)
  • WOGX (Channel 51; OCALA, FL; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCJB-TV (Channel 20; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: DIVERSIFIED BROADCASTING, INC.)
Hernando fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Hernando fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • $455,000Total costs
  • 18,374Total average daily traffic
  • 898Total average daily truck traffic
  • 31,325Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 1 Km Sw (Lat: 28.889139 Lon: -82.382861), Type: Tower, Structure height: 122 m, Call Sign: WNHH859, Licensee ID: L01422065
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.480 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/16/2001, Expiration Date: 01/11/2011, Cancellation Date: 02/26/2011, Certifier: Shawn E Endsley
    Registrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 3000 Technology Dr. #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-0000, Fax: (972) 801-1699, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Lat: 28.900250 Lon: -82.394806, Call Sign: WPMI384
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.525 MHz, 457.550 MHz, 457.575 MHz, 457.600 MHz, 467.775 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/23/2003, Expiration Date: 08/04/2013, Certifier: David Hoggard
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:
  • Citrus Hills (Lat: 28.891250 Lon: -82.438972), Call Sign: WPYP813
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.187 MHz, 457.562 MHz, 457.537 MHz, 456.337 MHz, 462.212 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/24/2003, Expiration Date: 09/24/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/05/2007, Certifier: Robert Yurich
    Registrant: Prolink Solutions, 410 S. Benson Lane, Chandler, AZ 85224, Phone: (480) 961-8800, Fax: (480) 961-2009, Email:
  • LAKEVIEW VILLAS LS, Approx. 86 M W Of 1615 Sr486 (Lat: 28.895889 Lon: -82.460889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WQHM498
    Assigned Frequencies: 219.800 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/10/2007, Expiration Date: 09/10/2017, Certifier: Susan Metcalfe
    Registrant: Data Flow Systems Inc., 605 N John Rodes Blvd., Melbourne, FL 32934-9105, Phone: (321) 259-5009, Fax: (321) 259-4006, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • Various Locations (Lat: 28.630528 Lon: -82.525917), Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPJB780
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.306 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/07/2010, Expiration Date: 11/07/2020
    Registrant: Withlacoochee River Electric Cooperative Inc., 14651 21st Street, Dade City, FL 33523, Phone: (352) 567-5133, Email:
  • FOREST RG ES, 2927 N. Forest Ridge Blvd (Lat: 28.904722 Lon: -82.445000), Type: Pole, Structure height: 42.6 m, Overall height: 43.6 m, Call Sign: WQID918
    Assigned Frequencies: 17965.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/15/2008, Expiration Date: 01/15/2018, Cancellation Date: 08/19/2011, Certifier: Scott Smyth
    Registrant: Trillion Partners, Inc., 9208 Waterford Centre Blvd. Suite 150, Austin, TX 78758, Phone: (512) 334-4100, Fax: (512) 334-4099, Email:
  • 1 Mi Sw Of Hernando (Lat: 28.889139 Lon: -82.382861), Structure height: 129.8 m, Call Sign: WGV782
    Assigned Frequencies: 2025.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/09/1988, Expiration Date: 08/01/1998, Cancellation Date: 09/28/1995
    Registrant: Wtog-Tv, Inc., 3415 University Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55114
  • 2840 N. Essex Ave. (Lat: 28.899417 Lon: -82.434528), Overall height: 11 m, Call Sign: WLJ898, Licensee ID: L00021557
    Assigned Frequencies: 947.875 MHz, 948.125 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/09/1992, Expiration Date: 02/01/2020
    Registrant: Wgul-Fm, Inc., 13825 Us Hwy 19, Suite 400, Hudson, FL 34667

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 0.9 Miles Sw Of (Lat: 28.889139 Lon: -82.382861), Call Sign: KDS942
    Assigned Frequencies: 75.6600 MHz, 158.700 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/27/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 08/16/2001
    Registrant: Joyce & Jacobs, 1019 19th Street, Nw Fourteenth Floor, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-0100

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

102 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hernando)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

41 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 65
  • Hazardous Condition: 24
  • Service Call: 100
  • Good Intent Call: 4

Incident types - Hernando

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hernando, FL
Businesses in Hernando, FL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Publix Super Markets1
Burger King1Subway1
Domino's Pizza1U-Haul4
FedEx3UPS3
MasterBrand Cabinets3Walgreens1

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  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (population 5,000+)"
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  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Construction (population 5,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Primary, secondary, and special education school teachers: (population 5,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest maximum monthly morning or afternoon humidity (population 5,000+)"
  • #86 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest residents (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
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  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
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