Munson, Florida

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Population in 2010: 372.
Males: 149  (40.3%)
Females: 223  (59.7%)
Median resident age:

50.8 years
Florida median age:

42.0 years
Estimated median household income in 2017: $66,059
Munson:

$66,059
FL:

$52,594

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,771

Munson CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $192,900
Munson:

$192,900
FL:

$214,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $137,113; detached houses: $151,189; mobile homes: $49,312

Median gross rent in 2017: $651.

March 2019 cost of living index in Munson: 82.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 16.3%
(11.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Munson, FL (2010)
    • 35495.2%White alone
    • 82.2%Two or more races
    • 41.1%American Indian alone
    • 30.8%Black alone
    • 30.8%Hispanic

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

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Ancestries: American (47.0%), European (20.0%), German (9.6%), Irish (9.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 210 feet

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $436 (0.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,123 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gulf Breeze-Harold, FL (26.3 miles , pop. 54,412).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (109.8 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (513.6 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Munson-McLellen, FL (1.6 miles ),
Springhill, FL (2.8 miles),
Berrydale, FL (3.0 miles ),
Fidelis, FL (3.2 miles),
Baker, FL (3.3 miles ),
Allentown, FL (3.5 miles ),
Dixonville, FL (3.7 miles),
Harold, FL (3.7 miles )

Latitude: 30.86 N, Longitude: 86.87 W

Area code: 850

Distribution of median household income in Munson, FL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Munson, FL in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.1%
Florida:

3.3%

Tornado activity:

Munson-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Florida state average. It is 33% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/31/1962, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.0 miles away from the Munson place center killed 17 people and injured 100 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 12/10/1961, a category F3 tornado 21.0 miles away from the place center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Munson-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Florida state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 29.9 miles away from the city center
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 319.0 miles away from Munson center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 177.6 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 290.5 miles away from Munson center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 138.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 261.7 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 Santa Rosa County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Floods: 7, Storms: 5, Tropical Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 2, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Airports located in Munson:

Amtrak station near Munson:

  • 20 miles: CRESTVIEW (101 N. MAIN ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Munson:

  • The University of West Florida (about 30 miles; Pensacola, FL; Full-time enrollment: 10,240)
  • Northwest Florida State College (about 33 miles; Niceville, FL; FT enrollment: 5,052)
  • Pensacola State College (about 33 miles; Pensacola, FL; FT enrollment: 8,740)
  • James H Faulkner State Community College (about 54 miles; Bay Minette, AL; FT enrollment: 3,703)
  • Columbia Southern University (about 59 miles; Orange Beach, AL; FT enrollment: 14,996)
  • Enterprise State Community College (about 69 miles; Enterprise, AL; FT enrollment: 2,101)
  • Bishop State Community College (about 72 miles; Mobile, AL; FT enrollment: 2,822)

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Notable location: Munson Volunteer Fire Department District 19 Station 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Clark Branch (A), Blue Creek (B), Turkey Creek (C), Cedar Creek (D), Pittman Creek (E), Bear Creek (F), Mason Branch (G), Sweetwater Creek (H), Hog Pen Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Munson include: Blackwater Wildlife Management Area (1), Munson Recreation Area (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

2.7 people
Florida:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

77.1%
Whole state:

65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

9.3%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Munson:

Marital status in Munson, FL
  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 75.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 19.1%
  • Divorced: 5.7%

For population 25 years and over in Munson:

  • High school or higher: 93.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Florida average:

12.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Munson, FL (based on Santa Rosa County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant42,426116
Mainline Protestant15,73123
Catholic6,6673
Other1,80711
Black Protestant4273
None84,314-
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: 16
Here:

1.08 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
This county:

0.47 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 62
Here:

4.20 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 64
This county:

4.33 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

7.45 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Santa Rosa County:

8.5%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Santa Rosa County:

21.9%
Florida:

23.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Santa Rosa County:

11.5%
State:

14.0%

11.05% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($58,243 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.05%
Florida average:

7.69%

0.28% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,418 average AGI)
Santa Rosa County:

0.28%
Florida average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Escambia County, FL  2.43% ($54,514 average AGI)
from Okaloosa County, FL  1.29% ($40,019)
from Bay County, FL  0.13% ($60,234)


9.08% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($53,859 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.08%
Florida average:

6.59%

0.21% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,365 average AGI)
Santa Rosa County:

0.21%
Florida average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Escambia County, FL  2.16% ($47,009 average AGI)
to Okaloosa County, FL  0.90% ($47,156)
to San Diego County, CA  0.28% ($57,237)

Strongest AM radio stations in Munson:

  • WEBY (1330 AM; 25 kW; MILTON, FL; Owner: SPINNAKER LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WJSB (1050 AM; 5 kW; CRESTVIEW, FL; Owner: CRESTVIEW BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WNVY (1090 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CANTONMENT, FL; Owner: 1090-AM INC.)
  • WDLT (660 AM; 10 kW; FAIRHOPE, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WZEP (1460 AM; 10 kW; DEFUNIAK SPRINGS, FL; Owner: WALTON COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBCA (1110 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BAY MINETTE, AL; Owner: SOUTHERN MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WRNE (980 AM; 3 kW; GULF BREEZE, FL; Owner: MEDIA ONE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCOA (1370 AM; 5 kW; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNTM (710 AM; 10 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBHY (840 AM; daytime; 10 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: GOFORTH MEDIA, INC.)
  • WYNI (930 AM; 5 kW; MONROEVILLE, AL; Owner: MCKISSICK ENTERPRISES)

Strongest FM radio stations in Munson:

  • WZNS (96.5 FM; FORT WALTON BEACH, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTKE (98.1 FM; HOLT, FL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTKX-FM (101.5 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXBM-FM (102.7 FM; MILTON, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTJT (90.1 FM; BAKER, FL; Owner: OKALOOSA PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WYCL (107.3 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WKSJ-FM (94.9 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAAZ-FM (104.7 FM; CRESTVIEW, FL; Owner: CRESTVIEW BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKSM (99.5 FM; FORT WALTON BEACH, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WJLQ (100.7 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBLX-FM (92.9 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WYOK (104.1 FM; ATMORE, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WPCS (89.5 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC)
  • WEGS (91.7 FM; MILTON, FL; Owner: FLORIDA PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WKNU (106.3 FM; BREWTON, AL; Owner: ELLINGTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WMXC (99.9 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRKH (96.1 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPGG (93.3 FM; EVERGREEN, AL; Owner: GULF COAST BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC)
  • WMEZ (94.1 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPFL (105.1 FM; CENTURY, FL; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Munson:

  • WSRE (Channel 23; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: DST .BD. OF TRUSTEES PENSACOLA JR. COLLEGE)
  • WEAR-TV (Channel 3; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: WEAR LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WJTC (Channel 44; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPMI (Channel 15; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMPV-TV (Channel 21; MOBILE, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WKRG-TV (Channel 5; MOBILE, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SOUTH CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WHBR (Channel 33; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CHRISTIAN TELEVISION OF PENSACOLA/MOBILE, INC.)
  • WPAN (Channel 53; FORT WALTON BEACH, FL; Owner: FRANKLIN MEDIA, INC.)
  • W69DH (Channel 69; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: RICHARD & LISA GOETZ)
  • Munson, Florida
  • Fatal accident count8
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents15
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:1
  • Fatalities9
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents23
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Florida average
  • Fatal accident count15396
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents23790
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons4234
  • Fatalities16829
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents39451
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents3693
See more detailed statistics of Munson fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 26Number of bridges
  • 194ft / 59.3mTotal length
  • 9,646Total average daily traffic
  • 1,241Total average daily truck traffic
  • 15,450Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Munson, FL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 51980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 42000-2009
  • 62010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Munson, FL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Munson)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Near Sr 4 And Sr 191 (Lat: 30.856028 Lon: -86.873583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 128 m, Call Sign: WQJM734,
    Assigned Frequencies: 857.362 MHz, Grant Date: 04/28/2009, Expiration Date: 06/08/2019, Cancellation Date: 05/21/2013, Certifier: Robin J Cohen, Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20191, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Florida Forestry Service (Lat: 30.856306 Lon: -86.873583), Call Sign: KNDJ475,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.420 MHz, Grant Date: 11/16/2004, Expiration Date: 02/12/2015, Cancellation Date: 12/04/2012, Registrant: Alabama Forestry Commission, 2201 Cong. Dickinson Dr, Montgomery, AL 36109, Phone: (334) 242-5053, Fax: (334) 242-5079, Email:
  • Sr 191 1/4 Mi S Of Int Of St 191 And Sr 4 (Lat: 30.856306 Lon: -86.873583), Call Sign: WNJE748,
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.1600 MHz, 39.2800 MHz, 39.9400 MHz, Grant Date: 05/06/1997, Expiration Date: 06/22/2002, Cancellation Date: 10/27/2002, Registrant: State Of Florida, Larson Bldg Ste 479, Tallahassee, FL 32301, Phone: (904) 488-9825
  • On Hwy 191 3.83 Mi N Of (Lat: 30.911861 Lon: -86.886361), Type: Tower, Structure height: 77 m, Overall height: 82 m, Call Sign: KIS917,
    Assigned Frequencies: 49.2000 MHz, Grant Date: 11/27/2012, Expiration Date: 02/17/2023, Certifier: Kevin Dumas, Registrant: Florida Gas Transmission Company, LLC, 1300 Main Street, Suite 100, Houston, TX 77002, Phone: (713) 989-2193, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • MUNSON, .52 Mi From Ins Sr4 & Sr 191 (Lat: 30.851833 Lon: -86.866333), Overall height: 58.5 m, Call Sign: WPNB359,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11345.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/06/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/27/2005, Registrant: At&t Wireless Services, Inc., 1150 Connecticut Avenue Nw, 4th Floor, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 223-9222, Fax: (202) 223-9095, Email:
  • SANTA, 11650 Munson Highway (Lat: 30.855028 Lon: -86.876750), Type: Tower, Structure height: 128 m, Overall height: 131.1 m, Call Sign: WPVJ647,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6780.00 MHz, Grant Date: 06/27/2002, Expiration Date: 06/27/2012, Cancellation Date: 03/09/2007, Certifier: Roger Boucher, Registrant: M/A-Com, Inc., 3315 Old Forest Rd, Lynchburg, VA 24501, Phone: (434) 385-2820, Fax: (434) 385-2693
  • SANTA, 11650 Munson Highway (Lat: 30.855028 Lon: -86.876750), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 126.8 m, Call Sign: WQGJ637,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6780.00 MHz, Grant Date: 02/11/2017, Expiration Date: 02/07/2027, Certifier: Scott Mikuen, Registrant: Harris Corporation, 7022 Tpc Drive, Suite 500, Orlando, FL 32822, Phone: (407) 240-5101, Fax: (407) 251-8270, Email:
  • Munson, Hwy 191 3.83 Mi N (Lat: 30.911944 Lon: -86.886389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.5 m, Overall height: 82.3 m, Call Sign: WQJY490,
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.068 MHz, 952.068 MHz, Grant Date: 02/13/2009, Expiration Date: 02/13/2019, Certifier: Kevin Dumas, Registrant: Florida Gas Transmission Company, LLC, 1300 Main Street, Suite 100, Houston, TX 77002, Phone: (713) 989-2193, Email:
  • MUNSON TOWER, 11650 Munson Highway (Lat: 30.855028 Lon: -86.876750), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 126.8 m, Call Sign: WQPL345, Licensee ID: L01703531,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, Grant Date: 06/19/2012, Expiration Date: 06/19/2022, Certifier: Cheryl Cooper, Registrant: Blab Network Inc., Pensacola, FL 32591, Phone: (850) 432-8982

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Munson, FL
  • 100.0%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Munson, FL
  • 100.0%Electricity


Munson compared to Florida state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population 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 significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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