Longboat Key, Florida

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Population in 2017: 7,292 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -4.1%
 
Males: 3,334  (45.7%)
Females: 3,958  (54.3%)
Median resident age:

73.3 years
Florida median age:

42.0 years

Zip codes: 34228.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $128,979 (it was $90,251 in 2000)
Longboat Key:

$128,979
FL:

$52,594

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $113,257 (it was $80,963 in 2000)

Longboat Key town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $906,606 (it was $372,100 in 2000)
Longboat Key:

$906,606
FL:

$214,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: over $1,000,000; detached houses: over $1,000,000; townhouses or other attached units: $854,177; in 2-unit structures: $793,566; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $393,562; in 5-or-more-unit structures: over $1,000,000; mobile homes: $144,500

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,630.

March 2019 cost of living index in Longboat Key: 103.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 5.6%
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  • Races in Longboat Key, FL (2010)
    • 6,71597.5%White alone
    • 731.1%Hispanic
    • 510.7%Asian alone
    • 240.3%Two or more races
    • 160.2%Black alone
    • 70.1%American Indian alone
    • 20.03%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Florida and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Longboat Key, Florida as of January 27, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Longboat Key is 2,538 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Longboat Key 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)
2
(27.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(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)
1
(13.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.2)
1
(14.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.0)
1
(13.5)
1
(13.9)
2
(27.5)
1
(13.8)
2
(28.6)
1
(14.2)
4
(56.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
12
(154.0)
14
(181.6)
17
(230.1)
15
(207.9)
18
(247.4)
24
(332.3)
13
(186.2)
17
(241.2)
18
(256.2)
21
(294.6)
3
(41.6)
8
(108.9)
8
(108.1)
2
(27.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
84
(1,078)
81
(1,050)
71
(961.1)
66
(914.6)
149
(2,048)
94
(1,301)
97
(1,389)
106
(1,504)
57
(811.3)
65
(911.8)
18
(249.8)
43
(585.6)
51
(689.2)
51
(693.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(51.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(27.1)
2
(27.7)
3
(41.2)
1
(13.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.0)
1
(13.9)
1
(13.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.7)
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)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)58.057.363.556.1108.079.274.384.166.058.214.032.189.245.7

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City-data.com crime index in Longboat Key, FL

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 22 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.58
Florida average:

2.08
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Ancestries: English (12.7%), German (11.4%), Italian (9.5%), Irish (9.5%), American (6.6%), Russian (5.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 9 feet

Land area: 4.92 square miles.

Population density: 1,483 people per square mile   (low).

Longboat Key, Florida map

1,387 residents are foreign born (9.4% Europe, 4.1% North America).

This town:

17.8%
Florida:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $6,484 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $6,463 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sarasota, FL (7.9 miles , pop. 52,715).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Petersburg, FL (26.7 miles , pop. 248,232).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (790.4 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Bayshore Gardens, FL (2.2 miles ),
Whitfield, FL (2.2 miles ),
Cortez, FL (2.2 miles ),
South Bradenton, FL (2.4 miles ),
Bradenton Beach, FL (2.5 miles ),
West Samoset, FL (2.7 miles ),
West Bradenton, FL (2.7 miles ),
Bradenton, FL (2.7 miles )

Latitude: 27.40 N, Longitude: 82.64 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,105 (+14.1%)
Workers who live and work in this town: 714 (40.6%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 941

Distribution of median household income in Longboat Key, FL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Longboat Key, FL in 2017

Property values in Longboat Key, FL

Longboat Key satellite photo by USGS

Longboat Key tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.1%
Florida:

3.3%
Historical population in Longboat Key, FL
Historical housing units in Longboat Key, FL

Population change in the 1990s: +1,627 (+27.2%).
Most common industries in Longboat Key, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (16.7%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (9.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.6%)
  • Health care (5.8%)
  • Educational services (5.4%)
  • Construction (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (18.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.8%)
  • Construction (7.3%)
  • Health care (5.9%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (5.7%)
  • Educational services (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (15.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (14.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.5%)
  • Educational services (7.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.1%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.8%)
  • Health care (5.7%)
Most common occupations in Longboat Key, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (11.3%)
  • Top executives (8.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.6%)
  • Other financial specialists (3.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (13.0%)
  • Top executives (10.6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Other financial specialists (5.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.8%)
  • Lawyers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (12.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Top executives (5.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.0%)
  • Cashiers (4.9%)
  • Art and design workers (4.4%)

Average climate in Longboat Key, Florida

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Longboat Key, Florida environmental map by EPA

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 62.6. This is about average.

City:

62.6
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.88. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.88
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 0.784. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.784
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 16.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.9
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.66. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.66
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

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

On 10/31/1958, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.2 miles away from the Longboat Key town center injured 4 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/4/1966, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 37.4 miles away from the town center killed 11 people and injured 530 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Longboat Key-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 258.4 miles away from Longboat Key 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 379.9 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 213.2 miles away from the city 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 464.6 miles away from Longboat Key center
On 4/18/1997 at 14:57:35, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, Depth: 20.5 mi) earthquake occurred 266.2 miles away from Longboat Key center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 408.9 miles away from Longboat Key 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 Manatee County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 10, Tropical Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Fires: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Freeze: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Longboat Key topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Longboat Key:

  • BRADENTON HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; BRADENTON, FL)
  • BRADENTON DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; BRADENTON, FL)
  • HERITAGE PARK CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; BRADENTON, FL)
  • BRADENTON DIALYSIS CENTER LLC (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; BRADENTON, FL)
  • BLAKE MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; BRADENTON, FL)
  • SURREY PLACE HEALTHCARE AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; BRADENTON, FL)
  • CASA MORA REHABILITATION AND EXTENDED CARE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; BRADENTON, FL)

Amtrak stations near Longboat Key:

  • 13 miles: BRADENTON (I-75 & RTE. 64) - Bus Station . Services: public payphones, call for taxi service.
  • 15 miles: SARASOTA (I-75 AT CLARK RD.) - Bus Station . Services: public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Longboat Key:

  • State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota (about 5 miles; Bradenton, FL; Full-time enrollment: 8,012)
  • Eckerd College (about 23 miles; Saint Petersburg, FL; FT enrollment: 2,437)
  • University of South Florida-St Petersburg (about 26 miles; St. Petersburg, FL; FT enrollment: 4,459)
  • St Petersburg College (about 36 miles; Clearwater, FL; FT enrollment: 21,467)
  • Hillsborough Community College (about 39 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 19,838)
  • The University of Tampa (about 40 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 7,216)
  • Strayer University-Florida (about 42 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 2,723)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Longboat Key: Town Plaza (A), Seaview Center (B), Longboat Key Fire Rescue Station 2 (C), Longboat Key Fire Rescue Station 1 (D), Longboat Key Police Department (E), Longboat Key Fire and Rescue Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Longboat Key include: Christ Church of Longboat Key (A), Island Chapel (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Turtle Crawl Inn (4235 Gulf Of Mexico Drive) (1), Beach Castle-McCall's (5310 Gulf Of Mexico Dr) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Manatee 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:

65.4%
Whole state:

65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

3.4%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Banks with branches in Longboat Key (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Longboat Key Branch at 500 Bay Isle Road, branch established on 1971/03/02. 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
  • SunTrust Bank: Long Boat Key Branch at 510 Bay Isles Road, branch established on 1952/06/13. 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.
  • The Northern Trust Company: Longboat Key Branch at 525 Bay Isles Parkway, No. 16 Avenue, branch established on 1987/12/17. Info updated 2011/10/07: Bank assets: $99,831.2 mil, Deposits: $84,041.7 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, International Specialization, 91 total offices, Holding Company: Northern Trust Corporation
  • First Bank: Longboat Key Branch at 5370 Gulf Of Mexico, Unit 101, Building 5, branch established on 2001/11/19. Info updated 2007/12/04: Bank assets: $6,579.8 mil, Deposits: $5,800.6 mil, headquarters in Creve Coeur, MO, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 148 total offices, Holding Company: First Banks, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Longboat Key:

Marital status in Longboat Key, FL
  • Never married: 8.6%
  • Now married: 68.6%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 14.4%
  • Divorced: 7.8%

For population 25 years and over in Longboat Key:

  • High school or higher: 95.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 63.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 30.3%
  • Unemployed: 0.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Florida average:

12.0

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

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Religion statistics for Longboat Key, FL (based on Manatee County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic50,7009
Evangelical Protestant48,255158
Mainline Protestant17,18040
Black Protestant2,51918
Other2,34717
Orthodox9602
None200,872-
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: 63
Manatee County:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Manatee County:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 44
This county:

1.40 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 73
Manatee County:

2.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 211
Manatee County:

6.72 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

7.45 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.1%
State:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

22.7%
Florida:

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

19.8%
State:

14.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Longboat Key:

63.6%
Florida:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Longboat Key:

61.2%
Florida:

48.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.9
Florida:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Longboat Key:

12.7%
Florida:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Longboat Key:

7.6%
Florida:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.2
Florida:

6.9

Overweight people:
This city:

39.0%
State:

34.8%

General health condition:
Longboat Key:

63.9%
Florida:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Longboat Key:

74.7%
Florida:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Longboat Key, 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
Firefighters 38$239,599$75,6631$1,649
Other and Unallocable 31$57,434$22,2330$0
Police Protection - Officers 25$124,126$59,5800$0
Other Government Administration 22$112,446$61,3340$0
Water Supply 10$53,003$63,6040$0
Streets and Highways 9$33,839$45,1190$0
Police - Other 8$26,406$39,6090$0
Financial Administration 7$33,221$56,9500$0
Parks and Recreation 4$16,394$49,1820$0
Fire - Other 3$20,050$80,2000$0
Sewerage 3$13,924$55,6960$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 160$730,442$54,7831$1,649

Longboat Key government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $2,559,000 ($350.93)
    Water Utilities: $1,159,000 ($158.94)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $4,079,000 ($559.38)
    Local Fire Protection: $3,987,000 ($546.76)
    Police Protection: $2,266,000 ($310.75)
    Sewerage: $1,963,000 ($269.20)
    Water Utilities: $1,651,000 ($226.41)
    Central Staff Services: $1,591,000 ($218.18)
    Financial Administration: $1,087,000 ($149.07)
    Parks and Recreation: $741,000 ($101.62)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $534,000 ($73.23)
    Regular Highways: $507,000 ($69.53)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $493,000 ($67.61)
    General Public Buildings: $135,000 ($18.51)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $9,755,000 ($1337.77)
    Corporate Bonds: $4,069,000 ($558.01)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $2,208,000 ($302.80)
    Benefit Payments: $1,605,000 ($220.10)
    Withdrawals: $38,000 ($5.21)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $754,000 ($103.40)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $5,243,000 ($719.01)
    Police Protection: $111,000 ($15.22)
    Sewerage: $43,000 ($5.90)
    Local Fire Protection: $32,000 ($4.39)
    General Public Building: $19,000 ($2.61)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $8,048,000 ($1103.68)

Longboat Key government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,774,000 ($517.55)
    Other: $768,000 ($105.32)
    Parks and Recreation: $367,000 ($50.33)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $719,000 ($98.60)
    Local Employee Contribution: $711,000 ($97.50)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $599,000 ($82.14)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $60,000 ($8.23)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $170,000 ($23.31)
    General Local Government Support: $42,000 ($5.76)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,123,000 ($154.00)
    Interest Earnings: $371,000 ($50.88)
    Sale of Property: $14,000 ($1.92)
    Fines and Forfeits: $11,000 ($1.51)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,475,000 ($476.55)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,797,000 ($246.43)
    Highways: $941,000 ($129.05)
    Other: $514,000 ($70.49)
  • Tax - Property: $9,247,000 ($1268.10)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,147,000 ($157.30)
    Other License: $929,000 ($127.40)
    Other Selective Sales: $543,000 ($74.47)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $522,000 ($71.59)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $398,000 ($54.58)

Longboat Key government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,368,000 ($2518.92)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,828,000 ($2170.60)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,851,000 ($802.39)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,311,000 ($454.06)

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

  • Employee Retirement - Total Federal Securities: $4,479,000 ($614.23)
    Total Other Securities: $1,275,000 ($174.85)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $37,623,000 ($5159.49)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $64,000 ($8.78)

9.99% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($88,543 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.99%
Florida average:

7.69%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($994 average AGI)
Manatee County:

0.05%
Florida average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Sarasota County, FL  2.00% ($55,082 average AGI)
from Hillsborough County, FL  0.59% ($59,039)
from Pinellas County, FL  0.47% ($61,837)


6.66% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($56,319 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.66%
Florida average:

6.59%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($527 average AGI)
Manatee County:

0.05%
Florida average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Sarasota County, FL  1.53% ($65,239 average AGI)
to Hillsborough County, FL  0.57% ($52,684)
to Pinellas County, FL  0.41% ($50,972)
Businesses in Longboat Key, FL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Nike1
FedEx2Publix Super Markets1
Hilton2UPS5

Strongest AM radio stations in Longboat Key:

  • WMGG (820 AM; 50 kW; LARGO, FL; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ST. PETERSBURG LICENSEE)
  • WQYK (1010 AM; 50 kW; SEFFNER, FL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TAMPA)
  • WLSS (930 AM; 5 kW; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: WGUL-FM, INC.)
  • WSRQ (1450 AM; 1 kW; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WIBQ (1220 AM; 5 kW; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: NOVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBRD (1420 AM; 3 kW; PALMETTO, FL; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WFLA (970 AM; 25 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WFLF (540 AM; 50 kW; PINE HILLS, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHNZ (1250 AM; 25 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WWPR (1490 AM; 1 kW; BRADENTON, FL; Owner: GREENROSE BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC)
  • WTIS (1110 AM; daytime; 10 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: WTIS-AM, INC.)
  • WQTM (740 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDAE (620 AM; 5 kW; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Longboat Key:

  • WCTQ (106.5 FM; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHPT (102.5 FM; SARASOTA, 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.)
  • WSRZ-FM (107.9 FM; CORAL COVE, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKZM (104.3 FM; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WRBQ-FM (104.7 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS 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.)
  • WSJT (94.1 FM; LAKELAND, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WLLD (98.7 FM; HOLMES BEACH, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WBVM (90.5 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: BISHOP OF THE DIOCESE/ST. PETERSBURG)
  • WUSF (89.7 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF S. FLORIDA)
  • WDDV (92.1 FM; VENICE, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSMR (89.1 FM; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WSSR (95.7 FM; CLEARWATER, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJIS (88.1 FM; BRADENTON, FL; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTZB (105.9 FM; ENGLEWOOD, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Longboat Key:

  • WSVT-LP (Channel 18; BRADENTON, FL; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • W34AW (Channel 34; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WVEA-TV (Channel 62; VENICE, FL; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WEDU (Channel 3; TAMPA, FL; Owner: FLORIDA WEST COAST PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W48CN (Channel 48; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WWSB (Channel 40; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCAST CORPORATION OF SARASOTA)
  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • WMOR-TV (Channel 32; LAKELAND, FL; Owner: WMOR-TV COMPANY)
  • W61AI (Channel 61; ROCK HARBOR, FL; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W56CN (Channel 56; VENICE, FL; Owner: WMOR-TV COMPANY)
  • W33CC (Channel 33; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WSPF-CA (Channel 35; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: CITY OF ST. PETERSBURG)
Longboat Key fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Longboat Key fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 20ft / 6.5mTotal length
  • $165,000Total costs
  • 11,805Total average daily traffic
  • 590Total average daily truck traffic
  • 14,756Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 2425 Gulf Of Mexico Drive (119014) (Lat: 27.363139 Lon: -82.623472), Type: Building, Structure height: 44.5 m, Call Sign: KNKA494
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, Grant Date: 08/29/2017, Expiration Date: 10/01/2027, Certifier: Michael P GogginRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Longboat Key, FL)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • TA03XC147, 4401 Gulf Of Mex Dr (Lat: 27.393250 Lon: -82.644556), Type: Bant, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WQSF818,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17865.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/16/2013, Expiration Date: 09/16/2023, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa-0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • TA70XC091, 2525 Gulf Of Mexico Drive (Lat: 27.364306 Lon: -82.624417), Type: Bant, Structure height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WQSG918,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz... (+32 more), Grant Date: 09/18/2013, Expiration Date: 09/18/2023, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa-0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

4
  • 2800 Harbourside Dr (Lat: 27.358667 Lon: -82.611500), Type: Building, Overall height: 10 m, Call Sign: WHV632, Licensee ID: L00007828,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 03/03/1997, Expiration Date: 03/26/2002, Cancellation Date: 06/30/2002, Registrant: Harbormaster Operating Corp, 2800 Harbourside Dr, Longboat Key, FL 34228
  • Dockmasters Office 595 Dream Island Rd (Lat: 27.423917 Lon: -82.667056), Type: Building, Overall height: 9 m, Call Sign: WHW811,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 05/21/1998, Expiration Date: 07/22/2003, Cancellation Date: 09/21/2003, Registrant: Buccaneer Inn Corporation, 595 Dream Island Rd, Longboat Key, FL 34228
  • 617 Buttonwood Dr. (Lat: 27.376667 Lon: -82.633194), Type: Mast, Structure height: 7.2 m, Overall height: 19.2 m, Call Sign: WPUS931, Licensee ID: L00475074,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.975 MHz, 156.500 MHz, 156.350 MHz, 156.900 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 156.950 MHz, 156.450 MHz, Grant Date: 04/26/2002, Expiration Date: 04/26/2012, Cancellation Date: 06/30/2012, Certifier: Michael D Ammons, Registrant: Gulf Marine Towing LLC.
  • 595 Bay Isles Rd. Suite 120j (Lat: 27.374250 Lon: -82.623278), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 10 m, Overall height: 14.8 m, Call Sign: WQJG808,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 09/04/2008, Expiration Date: 09/04/2018, Cancellation Date: 11/10/2018, Certifier: Aubrey S Petty Mr, Registrant: Lbk Marina Slip Management LLC, 595 Bay Isles Rd., Longboat Key, FL 34228-3199, Phone: (941) 383-9101, Fax: (941) 383-9129, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

45 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Longboat Key)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

4 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Longboat Key)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

23 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full and 1 partial tracts)
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 ORIGINATED1$47,970113$401,782238$369,4943$328,667213$363,780
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$09$273,40921$378,0240$017$323,755
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$017$323,700102$368,4381$78,72065$371,794
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$022$417,71765$520,8030$041$363,789
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$03$135,86020$363,2430$09$292,298

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0008.01 , 0008.02, 0009.00, 0017.03, 0017.04

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$324,2700$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$306,0001$306,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$256,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0008.01 , 0008.02, 0009.00, 0017.03, 0017.04

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Longboat Key, FL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Longboat Key, FL - Value

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Longboat Key, Florida:

  • Riviera Beach Resort, 5451 Gulf Of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, Florida 34228 , Phone: (941) 383-2552
  • Longboat Key Hilton, 4711 Gulf Of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, Florida 34228
  • Holiday Inn, 4949 Gulf Of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, Florida 34228 , Fax: (941) 383-7871
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Longboat Key, Florida
Most common first names in Longboat Key, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5678.6 years
Robert5079.6 years
William4179.5 years
Mary3983.8 years
Charles3379.1 years
Ruth3084.1 years
Dorothy2984.9 years
James2778.7 years
Richard2577.0 years
David2481.4 years
Most common last names in Longboat Key, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1779.8 years
Johnson1180.8 years
Cohen986.0 years
Schwartz991.1 years
Jacobs677.0 years
Brown680.9 years
Peterson685.1 years
White681.2 years
Dunn573.8 years
Levine576.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Longboat Key, FL
  • 90.0%Electricity
  • 7.4%Utility gas
  • 1.7%No fuel used
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Longboat Key, FL
  • 94.8%Electricity
  • 5.2%Utility gas


Longboat Key compared to Florida state average:

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

Longboat Key on our top lists:

  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of workers working at home, population 5,000+"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: business and financial operations occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people born in other U.S. states (population 5,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: real estate and rental and leasing (population 5,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest residents"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: real estate and rental and leasing (population 5,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: management occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of auto thefts per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: management occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 100 least racially diverse cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: professional, scientific, and technical services (population 5,000+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Ireland (population 500+)"
  • #1 (34228) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers reporting taxable interest in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #1 (34228) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers reporting net capital gain/loss in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #2 (34228) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers using charity contributions deductions in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #4 (34228) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of returns reporting salary or wage in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #39 (34228) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2012 average taxable interest for individuals (pop 5,000+)"
  • #46 (34228) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2012 average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) for individuals (pop 5,000+)"
  • #49 (34228) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest average reported salary/wage in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #59 (34228) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest charity contributions deductions as a percentage of AGI in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
There are 29 pilots and 9 other airmen in this city.
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