Indian Shores, Florida

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Population in 2017: 1,473 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -13.6%
 
Males: 734  (49.8%)
Females: 739  (50.2%)
Median resident age:

62.1 years
Florida median age:

42.0 years

Zip codes: 33785.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $62,462 (it was $45,000 in 2000)
Indian Shores:

$62,462
FL:

$52,594

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $56,672 (it was $40,002 in 2000)

Indian Shores town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $356,800 (it was $154,800 in 2000)
Indian Shores:

$356,800
FL:

$214,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $538,997; detached houses: over $1,000,000; townhouses or other attached units: $501,259; in 2-unit structures: $571,059; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $335,954; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $374,714

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,441.

March 2019 cost of living index in Indian Shores: 100.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.0%
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  • Races in Indian Shores, FL (2010)
    • 1,30291.7%White alone
    • 856.0%Hispanic
    • 171.2%Asian alone
    • 60.4%Black alone
    • 50.4%Two or more races
    • 30.2%Other race alone
    • 20.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Crime rates in Indian Shores 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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(51.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(47.2)
1
(23.7)
2
(55.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(25.6)
0
(0.0)
3
(69.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(25.6)
5
(127.6)
9
(209.7)
4
(94.7)
4
(94.5)
1
(23.7)
2
(55.7)
4
(277.8)
4
(279.3)
5
(138.9)
6
(165.3)
5
(135.1)
3
(79.7)
5
(131.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
35
(895.4)
15
(382.9)
17
(396.1)
21
(497.4)
14
(330.6)
13
(308.6)
16
(445.8)
17
(1,181)
6
(419.0)
5
(138.9)
3
(82.6)
1
(27.0)
3
(79.7)
2
(52.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
27
(690.7)
47
(1,200)
39
(908.7)
44
(1,042)
81
(1,913)
49
(1,163)
53
(1,477)
49
(3,403)
48
(3,352)
20
(555.6)
29
(798.9)
30
(810.4)
26
(690.4)
25
(656.3)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
8
(204.7)
12
(306.4)
6
(139.8)
4
(94.7)
2
(47.2)
2
(47.5)
1
(27.9)
3
(208.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(54.0)
3
(79.7)
3
(78.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.6)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)119.5165.7138.2103.0160.195.7156.6291.0219.381.970.887.355.583.5

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City-data.com crime index in Indian Shores, FL

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 24 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.51
Florida average:

2.08
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Ancestries: English (19.3%), German (17.0%), Italian (14.2%), Irish (9.0%), American (8.0%), French Canadian (4.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 5 feet

Land area: 0.33 square miles.

Population density: 4,404 people per square mile   (average).

Indian Shores, Florida map

123 residents are foreign born (4.2% North America, 2.3% Europe, 1.6% Asia).

This town:

8.0%
Florida:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,735 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,267 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Boca Ciega, FL (2.7 miles , pop. 69,604).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Petersburg, FL (11.7 miles , pop. 248,232).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (771.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Redington Shores, FL (1.3 miles ),
North Redington Beach, FL (1.6 miles ),
Boca Ciega, FL (1.6 miles ),
Indian Rocks Beach, FL (1.8 miles ),
Redington Beach, FL (1.8 miles ),
Seminole, FL (1.9 miles ),
Ridgecrest, FL (2.0 miles ),
Harbor Bluffs, FL (2.0 miles )

Latitude: 27.85 N, Longitude: 82.84 W

Distribution of median household income in Indian Shores, FL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Indian Shores, FL in 2017

Property values in Indian Shores, FL

Indian Shores satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $212,500
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $135,800
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $989,000
  • 2001: 15 buildings, average cost: $442,600
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $1,540,100
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $235,300
  • 2005: 10 buildings, average cost: $518,800
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $249,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $508,300
  • 2014: 9 buildings, average cost: $311,600
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $624,800
  • 2016: 11 buildings, average cost: $644,100
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $965,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Indian Shores, FL residents
Average permit cost in Indian Shores, FL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.1%
Florida:

3.3%
Population change in the 1990s: +303 (+21.6%).
Most common industries in Indian Shores, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.9%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (11.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.0%)
  • Public administration (6.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.3%)
  • Educational services (6.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (10.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.4%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (8.9%)
  • Public administration (8.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.9%)
  • Construction (6.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.0%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (15.1%)
  • Educational services (10.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.5%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.6%)
Most common occupations in Indian Shores, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.4%)
  • Top executives (6.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.6%)
  • Registered nurses (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (10.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.9%)
  • Top executives (6.7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6.2%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Lawyers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (12.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.9%)
  • Registered nurses (6.8%)
  • Top executives (5.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.5%)

Average climate in Indian Shores, Florida

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 68.1. This is about average.

City:

68.1
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2007 was 0.326. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.326
U.S.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.21. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.21
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 16.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.58. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.58
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 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00408
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Indian Shores-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Florida state average. It is 18% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/4/1966, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.5 miles away from the Indian Shores town 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 8.9 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 75 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Indian Shores-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 258.2 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 349.7 miles away from Indian Shores 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 450.5 miles away from the city 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 218.5 miles away from Indian Shores center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 384.5 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 417.0 miles away from Indian Shores 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).
Indian Shores topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Indian Shores:

  • SEMINOLE DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; SEMINOLE, FL)
  • ADVANTAGE HOME ASSISTED CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; LARGO, FL)
  • FREEDOM SQUARE REHABILITATION AND NURSING SERVICES (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SEMINOLE, FL)
  • WRIGHTS HEALTH CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SEMINOLE, FL)
  • SEMINOLE PAVILION REHABILITATION AND NURSING SERVICE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SEMINOLE, FL)
  • OAK MANOR HEALTHCARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; LARGO, FL)
  • SUN COAST HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 4 miles away; LARGO, FL)

Amtrak stations near Indian Shores:

  • 10 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.
  • 12 miles: CLEARWATER (20967 U.S. 19) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Indian Shores:

  • St Petersburg College (about 9 miles; Clearwater, FL; Full-time enrollment: 21,467)
  • Eckerd College (about 14 miles; Saint Petersburg, FL; FT enrollment: 2,437)
  • University of South Florida-St Petersburg (about 15 miles; St. Petersburg, FL; FT enrollment: 4,459)
  • Strayer University-Florida (about 21 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 2,723)
  • The University of Tampa (about 25 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 7,216)
  • Hillsborough Community College (about 25 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 19,838)
  • Ultimate Medical Academy-Tampa (about 27 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 16,672)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Indian Shores Police Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Indian Shores: Park Boulevard Boat Ramp Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Celebrity Resorts (19607 Gulf Boulevard).

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 town:

1.8 people
Florida:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

54.3%
Whole state:

65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.7%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Banks with branches in Indian Shores (2011 data):

  • Fifth Third Bank: Indian Shores Branch at 18395 Gulf Boulevard, branch established on 1997/04/30. Info updated 2009/10/05: Bank assets: $114,540.4 mil, Deposits: $89,689.1 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1378 total offices, Holding Company: Fifth Third Bancorp

For population 15 years and over in Indian Shores:

Marital status in Indian Shores, FL
  • Never married: 17.8%
  • Now married: 54.9%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 12.8%
  • Divorced: 13.1%

For population 25 years and over in Indian Shores:

  • High school or higher: 98.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 38.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Florida average:

12.0

Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Indian Shores
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Indian Shores, 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
Pinellas County:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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

1.82 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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

2.66 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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:
This county:

26.3%
State:

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

14.0%
Florida:

14.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Indian Shores:

53.8%
Florida:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Indian Shores:

50.7%
Florida:

48.5%

Average BMI:
Indian Shores:

28.9
Florida:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.5%
Florida:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Indian Shores:

10.2%
Florida:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Indian Shores:

7.0
Florida:

6.9

Overweight people:
Indian Shores:

38.3%
Florida:

34.8%

General health condition:
Indian Shores:

58.1%
Florida:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.1%
State:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Indian Shores, FL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 11$55,780$60,8511$3,237
Other Government Administration 7$10,418$17,8591$604
Other and Unallocable 5$21,547$51,7131$1,552
Police - Other 2$5,458$32,7480$0
Financial Administration 1$6,683$80,1961$939
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 26$99,886$46,1014$6,332

Indian Shores government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,242,000 ($843.18)
    Central Staff Services: $583,000 ($395.79)
    Regular Highways: $260,000 ($176.51)
    Financial Administration: $184,000 ($124.92)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $137,000 ($93.01)
    General - Other: $117,000 ($79.43)
    Parking Facilities: $4,000 ($2.72)
    Libraries: $4,000 ($2.72)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $286,000 ($194.16)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $373,000 ($253.22)
    Police Protection: $41,000 ($27.83)

Indian Shores government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $459,000 ($311.61)
    Parking Facilities: $43,000 ($29.19)
    Natural Resources - Other: $9,000 ($6.11)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $405,000 ($274.95)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $52,000 ($35.30)
    Fines and Forfeits: $51,000 ($34.62)
    Interest Earnings: $30,000 ($20.37)
    Rents: $27,000 ($18.33)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $124,000 ($84.18)
    Highways: $38,000 ($25.80)
  • Tax - Property: $1,231,000 ($835.71)
    Public Utilities Sales: $519,000 ($352.34)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $274,000 ($186.01)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $149,000 ($101.15)
    Other License: $117,000 ($79.43)
    Other Selective Sales: $24,000 ($16.29)

Indian Shores government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,875,000 ($3309.57)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,740,000 ($3217.92)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $135,000 ($91.65)

Indian Shores government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,353,000 ($1597.42)

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 Indian Shores, FL

  • FedEx: 1
  • U-Haul: 1
  • UPS: 2

Strongest AM radio stations in Indian Shores:

  • WMGG (820 AM; 50 kW; LARGO, FL; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ST. PETERSBURG LICENSEE)
  • WWBA (1040 AM; 4 kW; PINELLAS PARK, FL; Owner: GENESIS COMMUNICATIONS OF TAMPA BAY, INC.)
  • WFLA (970 AM; 25 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHNZ (1250 AM; 25 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTIS (1110 AM; daytime; 10 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: WTIS-AM, INC.)
  • WXYB (1520 AM; daytime; 1 kW; INDIAN ROCKS BEACH, FL; Owner: ASA BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WQYK (1010 AM; 50 kW; SEFFNER, FL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TAMPA)
  • WGUL (860 AM; 5 kW; DUNEDIN, FL; Owner: WGUL-FM, INC.)
  • WDAE (620 AM; 5 kW; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRXB (1590 AM; 5 kW; ST. PETERSBURG BEACH, FL; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP OF FLORIDA, INC.)
  • WWMI (1380 AM; 5 kW; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFLF (540 AM; 50 kW; PINE HILLS, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTMP (1150 AM; 10 kW; EGYPT LAKE, FL; Owner: TAMPA BROADCASTING, LTD.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Indian Shores:

  • WYUU (92.5 FM; SAFETY HARBOR, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WXTB (97.9 FM; CLEARWATER, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WRBQ-FM (104.7 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSSR (95.7 FM; CLEARWATER, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBBY (107.3 FM; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WLLD (98.7 FM; HOLMES BEACH, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WDUV (105.5 FM; NEW PORT RICHEY, FL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, 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.)
  • WSUN-FM (97.1 FM; HOLIDAY, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC)
  • WHPT (102.5 FM; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WFTI-FM (91.7 FM; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WSJT (94.1 FM; LAKELAND, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS 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)
  • WYFE (88.9 FM; TARPON SPRINGS, FL; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Indian Shores:

  • W33CC (Channel 33; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WMOR-LP (Channel 63; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: WMOR-TV COMPANY)
  • W61AI (Channel 61; ROCK HARBOR, FL; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WTSP (Channel 10; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • W36CO (Channel 36; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • 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.)
  • WTOG (Channel 44; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: VIACOM INTERNATIONAL INC.)
  • WXPX (Channel 66; BRADENTON, FL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATION LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • WSPF-CA (Channel 35; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: CITY OF ST. PETERSBURG)
  • W48AY (Channel 48; OLDSMAR, FL; Owner: AMKA BROADCAST NETWORK, INC.)
  • WRMD-LP (Channel 57; TAMPA, FL; Owner: ZGS TELEVISION OF TAMPA, INC.)
  • WSVT-LP (Channel 18; BRADENTON, FL; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WMOR-TV (Channel 32; LAKELAND, FL; Owner: WMOR-TV COMPANY)
  • WVEA-LP (Channel 61; TAMPA, FL; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WWSB (Channel 40; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCAST CORPORATION OF SARASOTA)

Indian Shores fatal accident list:

Mar 9, 2016 04:00 PM, 197th Ave, Lat: 27.857178, Lon: -82.845539, Vehicles: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 6, 2015 01:30 PM, Cr-694, Lat: 27.843350, Lon: -82.839442, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 171ft / 51.5mTotal length
  • 14,800Total average daily traffic
  • 592Total average daily truck traffic
  • 18,500Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Indian Shores Police Dept 19305 Gulf Blvd (Lat: 27.848361 Lon: -82.843167), Call Sign: KNFJ212,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.935 MHz, Grant Date: 03/16/2012, Expiration Date: 04/20/2022, Registrant: Town Of Indian Shores Police Department, 19305 Gulf Blvd., Indian Shores, FL 33785, Phone: (727) 595-5414, Fax: (727) 595-4785, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • FL-TPA0046A, 19305 Gulf Blvd (Lat: 27.848278 Lon: -82.842306), Type: Pole, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WQMI917,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23025.0 MHz, 17765.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHz, 23175.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/19/2010, Expiration Date: 08/19/2020, Cancellation Date: 10/18/2018, 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:
  • FL-TPA5137B, 20000 Gulf Blvd (Lat: 27.866278 Lon: -82.849056), Type: Building, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WQMI985,
    Assigned Frequencies: 21825.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/19/2010, Expiration Date: 08/19/2020, Cancellation Date: 10/18/2018, 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 Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: AC4VR, Licensee ID: L00138953, Grant Date: 08/29/2012, Expiration Date: 09/15/2022, Certifier: Arne H Nilsson, Registrant: Arne H Nilsson, 19418 Gulf Blvd, Indian Shores, FL 33785-2270
  • Call Sign: KC4TCH, Grant Date: 09/18/1990, Expiration Date: 09/18/2000, Cancellation Date: 09/19/2002, Registrant: George J Palmer Jr, 19700 Gulf Blvd 405, Indian Shores, FL 34635
  • Call Sign: N2JKZ, Licensee ID: L00350351, Grant Date: 05/14/2011, Expiration Date: 05/14/2021, Registrant: Christopher J Cronin, 19236 Gulf Blvd. #401, Indian Shores, FL 33785
  • Call Sign: N4OBD, Licensee ID: L01265015, Grant Date: 04/05/2007, Expiration Date: 04/05/2017, Cancellation Date: 04/06/2019, Registrant: Lawrence G Schear, 19829 Gulf Boulevard, Unit # 502, Indian Shores, FL 33785-2377
  • Call Sign: WA1EEJ, Licensee ID: L00683384, Grant Date: 05/25/2013, Expiration Date: 05/25/2023, Registrant: Francis Carroll Jr, 19201 Vista Lane B2, Indian Shores, FL 33785
  • Call Sign: KJ4APV, Licensee ID: L01343328, Grant Date: 11/20/2007, Expiration Date: 11/20/2017, Certifier: Marilyn Y Forehand, Registrant: Marilyn Y Forehand, 19924 Gulf Blvd, Indian Shores, FL 33785
  • Call Sign: KJ4FRE, Licensee ID: L01421429, Grant Date: 08/04/2008, Expiration Date: 08/04/2018, Certifier: Harry B Forehand, Registrant: Harry B Forehand, 19924 Gulf Blvd, Indian Shores, FL 33785

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: BEECH K35 (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9548R , Serial Number: D-6110, Year manufactured: 1959, Certificate Issue Date: 02/12/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Linda F Ehrlich, 19201 Vista Ln Unit C5, Indian Shores, FL 33785

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)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$405,72034$327,76541$283,8531$98,55042$308,031
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$03$329,5837$227,5690$04$226,285
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$012$219,04834$274,3192$89,06027$233,230
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$04$482,76314$232,0110$05$221,984
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$197,1055$228,7680$02$285,355

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0277.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$241,130
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0277.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Indian Shores, FL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Indian Shores, FL - Value

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 9. The highest number of fire incidents - 19 took place in 2016, and the least - 2 in 2012. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Indian Shores, FL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (56.9%), and Outside Fires (24.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Indian Shores, FL
    • 7456.9%Structure Fires
    • 3224.6%Outside Fires
    • 1310.0%Other
    • 118.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Indian Shores, FL

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Indian Shores, Florida:

  • Sun Burst Inn, 19204 S Gulf Blvd, Indian Shores, Florida 34635
  • Laregina Motel, 19600 Gulf Blvd, Indian Shores, Florida 34635
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Indian Shores, Florida


Indian Shores compared to Florida state average:

  • Median house value above 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Indian Shores on our top lists:

  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentage of one, detached housing units in structures (2,000+ housing units)"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Brazil (population 500+)"
  • #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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