High Springs, Florida

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Population in 2013: 5,535 (58% urban, 42% rural). Population change since 2000: +43.3%
Males: 2,626  (47.5%)
Females: 2,909  (52.5%)
Median resident age:  36.6 years
Florida median age:  41.5 years

Zip codes: 32643.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $48,623 (it was $34,354 in 2000)
High Springs:

$48,623
FL:

$46,036

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,159 (it was $15,919 in 2000)

High Springs city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $148,296 (it was $66,300 in 2000)
High Springs:

$148,296
FL:

$153,300

Median gross rent in 2013: $897.

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  • Races in High Springs, FL (2010)

    High Springs races chart
    • 4,11676.9%White alone
    • 73013.6%Black alone
    • 3536.6%Hispanic
    • 761.4%Two or more races
    • 380.7%Asian alone
    • 230.4%American Indian alone
    • 60.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 80.1%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in High Springs: 88.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (15.9%), English (13.5%), United States (9.9%), Irish (9.8%), Italian (2.2%), French (2.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 69 feet

Land area: 18.5 square miles.

Population density: 300 people per square mile   (very low).

High Springs,FL real estate house value index trend

High Springs, Florida map

For population 25 years and over in High Springs:

  • High school or higher: 94.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in High Springs city:

  • Never married: 18.7%
  • Now married: 61.0%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 12.2%

105 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.9%
Florida:

19.4%



According to our research of Florida and other state lists there were 24 registered sex offenders living in High Springs, Florida as of August 05, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in High Springs to the number of sex offenders is 229 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,160 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,182 (0.7%)

High Springs satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gainesville, FL (19.1 miles , pop. 95,447).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (65.6 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (767.2 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Alachua, FL (2.8 miles ), Spring Ridge, FL (2.8 miles ), Fort White, FL (3.1 miles ), La Crosse, FL (3.4 miles) , Worthington Springs, FL (3.6 miles) , Newberry, FL (3.6 miles ), Brooker, FL (4.1 miles ), Bell, FL (4.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 24 buildings, average cost: $61,100
  • 1998: 45 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 1999: 43 buildings, average cost: $60,400
  • 2000: 53 buildings, average cost: $67,700
  • 2008: 7 buildings, average cost: $168,300
  • 2009: 8 buildings, average cost: $132,500
  • 2010: 19 buildings, average cost: $86,900
  • 2011: 25 buildings, average cost: $97,300
  • 2012: 17 buildings, average cost: $99,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 29.82 N, Longitude: 82.60 W

Area code: 386

High Springs household income distribution High Springs home values distribution

Crime rates in High Springs by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 000000000200
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.036.90.00.0
Rapes 010110012142
per 100,000 0.024.80.023.523.70.00.021.341.918.473.236.1
Robberies 531320432453
per 100,000 126.274.323.870.447.30.089.363.941.973.891.554.1
Assaults 10717141210192319142116
per 100,000 252.3173.3404.3328.6283.9234.7424.2489.8397.9258.2384.3288.5
Burglaries 304326345531452737534453
per 100,000 757.01,064.6618.3798.11,301.2727.71,004.7575.0774.9977.3805.1955.8
Thefts 71947477121749711091103113106
per 100,000 1,791.62,327.31,759.81,807.52,862.61,737.12,165.72,342.41,905.81,899.32,067.71,911.6
Auto thefts 14161971811845184
per 100,000 353.3396.1451.8164.3425.8258.2178.685.2104.718.4146.472.1
Arson 000010012020
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.023.70.00.021.341.90.036.60.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 293.2) 251.1287.3247.5257.0343.0195.7294.4286.2275.3320.7326.5262.2

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in High Springs detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 18 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.16
Florida average:

2.39
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.3%
Florida:

6.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +977 (+33.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (25%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Utilities (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (16%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (14%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)

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

Average climate in High Springs, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

High Springs-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Florida state average. It is 15% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/25/1960, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 26.1 miles away from the High Springs city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 2/27/1984, a category F3 tornado 30.7 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

High Springs-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Florida state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 348.9 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 280.0 miles away from High Springs 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 292.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 257.3 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 238.0 miles away from High Springs 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 266.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Alachua County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
High Springs topographic map

Birthplace of: Charlie Huggins - Politician, Michael Faulk - Craftsman Truck series NASCAR driver (born: Oct 25, 1981).

Hospitals and medical centers near High Springs:

  • UPREACH PAVILION (Hospital, about 14 miles away; GAINESVILLE, FL)
  • UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; GAINESVILLE, FL)
  • HAVEN HOSPICE (Hospital, about 14 miles away; GAINESVILLE, FL)
  • GAINESVILLE 39TH AVENUE CLUSTER (Hospital, about 15 miles away; GAINESVILLE, FL)
  • MEDERI CARETENDERS (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; GAINESVILLE, FL)
  • BMA - GAINESVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; GAINESVILLE, FL)
  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; GAINESVILLE, FL)

Airports located in High Springs:

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

  • Santa Fe College (about 14 miles; Gainesville, FL; Full-time enrollment: 11,819)
  • University of Florida (about 20 miles; Gainesville, FL; FT enrollment: 43,357)
  • Florida Gateway College (about 25 miles; Lake City, FL; FT enrollment: 2,179)
  • College of Central Florida (about 53 miles; Ocala, FL; FT enrollment: 6,103)
  • Rasmussen College-Florida (about 53 miles; Ocala, FL; FT enrollment: 5,736)
  • Saint Johns River State College (about 57 miles; Palatka, FL; FT enrollment: 4,698)
  • Florida State College at Jacksonville (about 67 miles; Jacksonville, FL; FT enrollment: 21,810)

Private elementary/middle school in High Springs:

  • NORTH FLORIDA SDA ELEMENTARY (Students: 14; Location: 23901 NW 212TH AVE; Grades: 3 - 8)
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Notable locations in High Springs: Camp Kulaqua (A), High Springs Police Department (B), High Springs City Hall (C), High Springs Library (D), High Springs Fire Department (E), High Springs Civic Center (F), High Springs Community Theater (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in High Springs include: Nazarene First Church (A), First Church of the Nazarene (B), Church of Christ (C), Christian Family Worship Center (D), Anderson Memorial Church of God in Christ (E), Fellowship Baptist Church (F), Sainte Madeleine Catholic Church (G), First United Methodist Church (H), New Hope Outreach Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: High Springs Cemetery (1), Pine Hills Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in High Springs include: City of High Springs Memorial Park (1), Catherine Taylor Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Adventure Outpost (Tours & Charters; 815 Northwest Santa Fe Boulevard) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotels: Cadillac Motel (405 Northwest Santa Fe Boulevard) (1), Alamo Motel (720 Northwest Santa Fe Boulevard) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Alachua 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 62.0. This is about average.

City:

62.0
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 23.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 17.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.04. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.04
U.S.:

9.14

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

KULAQUA YOUTH CAMP (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2009, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2009, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2008, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
OLENO STATE PARK (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-28-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-08-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In MAY-2010, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-08-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2010)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2010)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2010)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2010)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
RIVER RISE RESORT (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-07-2012), St Intentional no-action (APR-22-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-29-2013)
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-16-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-23-2013)
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-04-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-21-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-23-2012), St Case dropped (SEP-18-2012)
  • 9 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • HIGH SPRINGS CAMPGROUND (Population served: 60, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.1%
(17.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.5% for Black residents, 10.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 41.2% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Florida:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  71.3%
Whole state:  65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.1%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
5 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010

People in group quarters in High Springs in 2000:

  • 37 people in nursing homes
  • 15 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 2 people in other nonhousehold living situations

High Springs, Florida environmental map by EPA

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High Springs compared to Florida state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.

Banks with branches in High Springs (2011 data):

  • Merchants & Southern Bank: High Springs Branch at 915 North Main Street, branch established on 1985/08/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $392.7 mil, Deposits: $315.5 mil, headquarters in Gainesville, FL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Merchants & Southern Banks Of Florida, Inc.
  • Capital City Bank: High Springs Branch at 660 Northeast Santa Fe Boulevard, branch established on 1987/07/07. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $2,617.3 mil, Deposits: $2,181.2 mil, headquarters in Tallahassee, FL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 74 total offices, Holding Company: Capital City Bank Group, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: High Springs Branch at 35 North Main Street, branch established on 1903/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation

Fire-safe hotels and motels in High Springs, Florida:

  • Cadillac Motel, 405 NW Santa Fe Blvd, High Springs, FL 32643 , Phone: (386) 454-1701, Fax: (386) 454-7183
  • Bloomsbury Inn, 30 Ne 1ST Ave, High Springs, FL 32643
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in High Springs, Florida

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Florida average:

12.2

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (88%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Neighborhoods in High Springs:

(High Springs, Florida Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for High Springs city (based on Alachua County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant47,845173
Catholic20,0046
Mainline Protestant18,36157
Other10,97434
Black Protestant5,42430
Orthodox2332
None144,495-
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: 45
Alachua County:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 30
Alachua County:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 115
Alachua County:

4.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 156
Here:

6.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Alachua County:

24.6%
Florida:

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

10.8%
State:

14.0%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$10,515$63,0900$0
Other Government Administration 14$37,075$31,7790$0
Judicial and Legal 1$5,613$67,3560$0
Police Protection - Officers 15$53,676$42,9412$436
Police - Other 5$12,400$29,7604$3,550
Firefighters 9$23,026$30,7014$3,008
Streets and Highways 3$7,588$30,3520$0
Sewerage 1$2,706$32,4720$0
Parks and Recreation 2$6,139$36,8340$0
Water Supply 5$17,547$42,1130$0
Totals for Government 57$176,285$37,11310$6,994

9.47% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,673 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.47%
Florida average:

7.97%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($242 average AGI)
Alachua County:

0.08%
Florida average:

0.11%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Marion County, FL  0.57% ($27,029 average AGI)
from Hillsborough County, FL  0.36% ($24,950)
from Broward County, FL  0.35% ($28,233)


10.36% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,378 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.36%
Florida average:

7.17%

0.15% of residents moved to foreign countries ($408 average AGI)
Alachua County:

0.15%
Florida average:

0.12%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Marion County, FL  0.47% ($30,600 average AGI)
to Hillsborough County, FL  0.47% ($26,180)
to Duval County, FL  0.44% ($30,198)

Strongest AM radio stations in High Springs:

  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WRUF (850 AM; 5 kW; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WTMN (1430 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGSR (1570 AM; 50 kW; FERNANDINA BEACH, FL; Owner: RJM COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WLUS (980 AM; 5 kW; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOBS (1530 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WAJD (1390 AM; 5 kW; GAINESVILLE, FL)
  • 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.)
  • WDYZ (990 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WGGG (1230 AM; 1 kW; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: FLORIDA SPORTSTALK, INC.)
  • WMGG (820 AM; 50 kW; LARGO, FL; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ST. PETERSBURG LICENSEE)

Strongest FM radio stations in High Springs:

  • WYGC (104.9 FM; HIGH SPRINGS, FL; Owner: ASTERISK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHHZ (100.5 FM; NEWBERRY, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WUFT-FM (89.1 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WRUF-FM (103.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WNDT (92.5 FM; ALACHUA, FL; Owner: OCALA BROADCASTING CORPORATION, L.L.)
  • WSKY-FM (97.3 FM; MICANOPY, FL; Owner: ENTERCOM GAINESVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBXY (99.5 FM; LA CROSSE, FL; Owner: ASTERISK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJLF (91.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: FIRST ASSEMBLY OF GOD)
  • WYKS (105.3 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: GILLEN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKTK (98.5 FM; CRYSTAL RIVER, FL; Owner: ENTERCOM GAINESVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WYFB (90.5 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WOGK (93.7 FM; OCALA, FL; Owner: OCALA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WDJY (101.7 FM; TRENTON, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNFB (94.3 FM; LAKE CITY, FL; Owner: NEWMAN MEDIA, INC.)
  • WQLC (102.1 FM; WATERTOWN, FL; Owner: LOUIS D. BOLTON, II)
  • WEAG-FM (106.3 FM; STARKE, FL; Owner: DICKERSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOLR (91.3 FM; LAKE CITY, FL; Owner: WOLR 91.3 FM, INC.)
  • WTMG (101.3 FM; WILLISTON, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXJZ (100.9 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: ASTERISK COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • W204BL (88.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around High Springs:

  • 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.)
  • WLUF-LP (Channel 10; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WCJB-TV (Channel 20; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: DIVERSIFIED BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBXG-CA (Channel 31; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WOGX (Channel 51; OCALA, FL; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • W39BZ (Channel 39; LAKE CITY, FL; Owner: ERIC McBRIDE)
  • W23AQ (Channel 23; LAKE CITY, FL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WYPN-CA (Channel 45; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: BUDD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • W66CQ (Channel 66; LAKE CITY, FL; Owner: MARTHA RAYBURN)
  • W69AY (Channel 69; ALACHUA, ETC., FL; Owner: ASSOCIATED CHRISTIAN TV SYSTEM, INC.)
High Springs fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

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

See more detailed statistics of High Springs fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$146,4496$161,18023$168,9371$98,2102$113,7756$88,913
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$109,7001$93,5803$205,1900$00$01$63,560
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$228,4702$124,7059$210,8101$31,3201$127,4903$118,343
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$193,2702$182,8908$185,2300$01$149,9101$105,070
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$90,2402$230,0500$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0018.06

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$190,120
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0018.06

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 78
  • Hazardous Condition: 13
  • Service Call: 10
  • Good Intent Call: 13

Incident types - High Springs

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for High Springs, FL
Most common first names in High Springs, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James5869.3 years
William4277.3 years
John3775.3 years
Robert3669.8 years
Charles3071.3 years
George2973.3 years
Annie2379.6 years
Joseph2370.0 years
Mary1879.8 years
Margaret1776.2 years
Most common last names in High Springs, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams3474.0 years
Thomas2276.2 years
Brown2173.0 years
Osteen2075.0 years
Smith1972.6 years
Jones1673.7 years
Taylor1669.2 years
Douglas1581.5 years
Anderson1375.3 years
Wilson1278.6 years
Businesses in High Springs, FL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Lane Furniture1
CVS1Subway1
FedEx2True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul2
Hardee's1UPS2

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  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest maximum monthly morning or afternoon humidity"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2006 (pop. 50,000+)"
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