Myakka, Florida

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Population in July 2007: 22,834.
Males: 11,412  (50.0%)
Females: 11,422  (50.0%)
Median resident age:  37.7 years
Florida median age:  38.7 years

Zip code: 34202

Estimated median household income in 2013: $82,701 (it was $66,205 in 2000)
Myakka:

$82,701
FL:

$46,036

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $35,775 (it was $28,408 in 2000)

Myakka CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $315,620 (it was $188,900 in 2000)
Myakka:

$315,620
FL:

$153,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $214,583; Detached houses: $264,129; Townhouses or other attached units: $188,807; In 2-unit structures: $158,757; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $153,023; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $196,546; Mobile homes: $38,621; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $18,154
  • Races in Myakka, FL (2000)

    Myakka races chart
    • 17,43590.3%White alone
    • 1,2616.5%Hispanic
    • 2401.2%Black alone
    • 2321.2%Asian alone
    • 1050.5%Two or more races
    • 260.1%American Indian alone
    • 160.08%Other race alone
    • 30.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Myakka: 94.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 44 feet

Land area: 314.7 square miles.

Population density: 73 people per square mile   (very low).

Myakka, Florida map

For population 25 years and over in Myakka:

  • High school or higher: 90.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 33.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.1%
  • Unemployed: 1.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Myakka CCD:

  • Never married: 15.1%
  • Now married: 76.0%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 3.0%
  • Divorced: 5.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Myakka CCD:  1.2% ($2,196)
Florida:  1.4% ($1,262)
Myakka satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sarasota, FL (12.9 miles , pop. 52,715).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Petersburg, FL (31.1 miles , pop. 248,232).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (807.1 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: The Meadows, FL (2.9 miles ), Desoto Lakes, FL (3.1 miles ), Fruitville, FL (3.1 miles ), Parrish, FL (3.1 miles ), Kensington Park, FL (3.2 miles ), Lake Sarasota, FL (3.2 miles ), North Sarasota, FL (3.3 miles ), Sarasota Springs, FL (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 27.43 N, Longitude: 82.35 W

Area code: 941

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

6.0%
Florida:

6.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (14%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Health care (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Health care (20%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Construction (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Top executives (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)

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

Average climate in Myakka, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Myakka-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Florida state average. It is 35% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/31/1958, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.3 miles away from the Myakka place 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 43.6 miles away from the place center killed 11 people and injured 530 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Myakka-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 276.2 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 391.5 miles away from Myakka 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 230.3 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 482.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 400.7 miles away from Myakka center
On 4/18/1997 at 14:57:35, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, Depth: 20.5 mi) earthquake occurred 283.5 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 Manatee County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Floods: 5, Tropical Storms: 5, Fires: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Freeze: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Myakka:

  • DOCTORS CHOICE HOME CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; BRADENTON, FL)
  • DSI LAKEWOOD RENAL CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; UNIVERSITY PARK, FL)
  • FMC - NORTH SARASOTA DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; UNIVERISTY PARK, FL)
  • BENDERSON FAMILY SKILLED NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SARASOTA, FL)
  • GULF CITY HOME CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; SARASOTA, FL)
  • FAMILY HOME HEALTH SERVICES LLC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; BRADENTON, FL)
  • A FAMILIAR FACE HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; SARASOTA, FL)

Amtrak stations near Myakka:

  • 9 miles: BRADENTON (I-75 & RTE. 64) - Bus Station . Services: public payphones, call for taxi service.
  • 13 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 Myakka:

  • State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota (about 15 miles; Bradenton, FL; Full-time enrollment: 8,012)
  • Eckerd College (about 29 miles; Saint Petersburg, FL; FT enrollment: 2,437)
  • University of South Florida-St Petersburg (about 29 miles; St. Petersburg, FL; FT enrollment: 4,459)
  • Hillsborough Community College (about 36 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 19,838)
  • The University of Tampa (about 37 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 7,216)
  • Everest University-Brandon (about 39 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 7,702)
  • St Petersburg College (about 40 miles; Clearwater, FL; FT enrollment: 21,467)

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Notable locations in Myakka: Christian Retreat Campground (A), Kibler Ranch (B), Flying Eagle Camp (C), De Soto Memorial Speedway (D), East Manatee Fire Rescue Station 1 (E), Myakka City Fire Department Station 1 (F), Myakka City Fire Department Station 2 (G), West Coast - Southern Medical Services (H), East Manatee Fire Rescue Station 3 (I), East Manatee Fire Rescue Station 5 (J), East Manatee Fire Rescue Station 4 (K), Manatee County Sheriff's Office Mounted (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Myakka include: Mill Creek Church (A), Harvest United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Sardis Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Mud Lake (A), Cason Lake (B), Mobley Pond (C), Coffee Pond (D), Lake Manatee (E), Coker Prairie (F), Long Pond (G), Green Slough (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Little Deep Branch (A), Ogleby Creek (B), Clay Gully (C), Gates Creek (D), Fort Crawford Creek (E), Fisher Branch (F), Poley Branch (G), Taylor Creek (H), Tatum Gully (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Myakka: Lake Manatee State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Manatee County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 71.2. This is about average.

City:

71.2
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2000 was 0.577. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.577
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 2.82. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.82
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.407. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.407
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 28.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 15.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.7
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 6.99. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.99
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 0.00444. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00444
U.S.:

0.01468
Average household size:
This place:  2.8 people
Florida:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  77.1%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.6%
Whole state:  5.8%

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

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

3.0%
Whole state:

12.5%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

1.7%
Whole state:

5.7%
541 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms in 2000
27 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000

Myakka compared to Florida state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
Florida average:

12.6

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (76%)
  • Utility gas (20%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Myakka CCD (based on Manatee County data)

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
This county:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.1%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Manatee County:

22.7%
Florida:

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

19.8%
State:

14.0%

8.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($51,582 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.01%
Florida average:

7.97%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($314 average AGI)
Manatee County:

0.05%
Florida average:

0.11%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Sarasota County, FL  1.66% ($31,488 average AGI)
from Hillsborough County, FL  0.60% ($41,107)
from Pinellas County, FL  0.38% ($44,536)


7.12% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,135 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.12%
Florida average:

7.17%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($478 average AGI)
Manatee County:

0.07%
Florida average:

0.12%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Sarasota County, FL  1.68% ($36,893 average AGI)
to Hillsborough County, FL  0.62% ($32,046)
to Pinellas County, FL  0.37% ($38,157)

Strongest AM radio stations in Myakka:

  • WLSS (930 AM; 5 kW; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: WGUL-FM, INC.)
  • WIBQ (1220 AM; 5 kW; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: NOVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • WFLF (540 AM; 50 kW; PINE HILLS, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, 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.)
  • WQTM (740 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAMR (1320 AM; 5 kW; VENICE, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLCC (760 AM; 10 kW; BRANDON, FL; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TAMPA LICENSEE)
  • WTIS (1110 AM; daytime; 10 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: WTIS-AM, INC.)
  • WBRD (1420 AM; 3 kW; PALMETTO, FL; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WDAE (620 AM; 5 kW; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Myakka:

  • 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.)
  • WSJT (94.1 FM; LAKELAND, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WCTQ (106.5 FM; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • 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.)
  • WRBQ-FM (104.7 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WBVM (90.5 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: BISHOP OF THE DIOCESE/ST. PETERSBURG)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • WJIS (88.1 FM; BRADENTON, FL; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WMNF (88.5 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: NATHAN B. STUBBLEFIELD FOUNDATION)
  • WIKX (92.9 FM; CHARLOTTE HARBOR, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTZB (105.9 FM; ENGLEWOOD, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Myakka:

  • WWSB (Channel 40; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCAST CORPORATION OF SARASOTA)
  • W48CN (Channel 48; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WVEA-TV (Channel 62; VENICE, FL; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WEDU (Channel 3; TAMPA, FL; Owner: FLORIDA WEST COAST PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WXPX (Channel 66; BRADENTON, FL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATION LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WTOG (Channel 44; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: VIACOM INTERNATIONAL INC.)
  • WSVT-LP (Channel 18; BRADENTON, FL; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WFLA-TV (Channel 8; TAMPA, FL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFTS-TV (Channel 28; TAMPA, FL; Owner: TAMPA BAY TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WTVT (Channel 13; TAMPA, FL; Owner: TVT LICENSE, 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)
  • 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)
  • W34AW (Channel 34; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W56CN (Channel 56; VENICE, FL; Owner: WMOR-TV COMPANY)
  • W56EB (Channel 56; TAMPA, FL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W61AI (Channel 61; ROCK HARBOR, FL; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Myakka)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • On M J Ranch Rd 2.3 Mi S Of Sr 70 (Lat: 27.318667 Lon: -82.189806), Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WNRU660, Licensee ID: L00014485
    Assigned Frequencies: 169.475 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/01/2005, Expiration Date: 04/04/2015, Cancellation Date: 09/06/2012
    Registrant: Southwest Florida Water Management District, 2379 Broad St, Brooksville, FL 34609, Phone: (904) 796-7211
  • 1.6 Mi Sw (Lat: 27.332000 Lon: -82.178694), Call Sign: KNBY522
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.4600 MHz, 45.8200 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/05/2001, Expiration Date: 12/22/2011, Cancellation Date: 12/05/2011
    Registrant: Florida Department Of Law Enforcement, 2331 Phillips Rd., Tallahassee, FL 32308, Phone: (850) 410-7759, Email:
  • 35200 Clay Gully Rd 300ft S Of Clay Gully Rd (Lat: 27.272833 Lon: -82.181194), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.1 m, Call Sign: WPFN975
    Assigned Frequencies: 936.687 MHz, 935.150 MHz, 935.650 MHz, 939.737 MHz, 938.237 MHz, 938.912 MHz, 937.200 MHz, 937.750 MHz, 938.687 MHz, 939.175 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/28/2004, Expiration Date: 08/08/2014
    Registrant: Florida Power & Light Co., 9250 West Flagler St, Miami, FL 33174, Phone: (305) 552-4041, Fax: (305) 552-4174, Email:
  • Lat: 27.372361 Lon: -82.196500, Call Sign: WPXH229
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.350 MHz, 452.125 MHz, 452.625 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/29/2013, Expiration Date: 04/02/2023, Certifier: Gary Bethune
    Registrant: Pacific Tomato Growers Ltd, Palmetto, FL 34220, Phone: (941) 722-3291, Fax: (941) 729-5849, Email:
  • Lat: 27.501972 Lon: -82.131194, Call Sign: WQBD929
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.275 MHz, 467.450 MHz, 463.775 MHz, 462.250 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/24/2004, Expiration Date: 09/24/2014, Certifier: Sandra Wolfe
    Registrant: Hodge Technical Services, Inc., 27 West Broadway Street, Fort Meade, FL 33841, Phone: (863) 285-6111, Fax: (863) 285-2329, Email:
  • 35200 Clay Gully Rd 300 Ft S Of Clay Gully Rd (Lat: 27.272833 Lon: -82.181194), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.1 m, Call Sign: WQOJ724
    Assigned Frequencies: 935.150 MHz, 935.650 MHz, 936.687 MHz, 937.200 MHz, 937.750 MHz, 938.237 MHz, 938.687 MHz, 938.912 MHz, 939.175 MHz, 939.737 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/19/2011, Expiration Date: 04/16/2012, Cancellation Date: 04/02/2012, Certifier: Timothy Lewis
    Registrant: Florida Power & Light Company, 9250 West Flagler Street, Miami, FL 33174, Phone: (305) 552-2559, Fax: (305) 552-4174, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • MAYAKKA, 3 Mi E Of Int Of State Rds 64 & 675 (Lat: 27.473361 Lon: -82.247861), Overall height: 91.1 m, Call Sign: WMI216
    Assigned Frequencies: 2118.40 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/06/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 01/14/2008, Certifier: Francis X Frantz
    Registrant: Alltel Communications, Inc., One Allied Drive, B2f02-A, Little Rock, AR 72202, Phone: (501) 905-8555, Fax: (501) 905-6193, Email:
  • MYAKKA CITY, Old Sr 70 & Lebanon St (Lat: 27.350583 Lon: -82.162028), Overall height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WPF85
    Assigned Frequencies: 6375.20 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/22/1991, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 12/10/1997
    Registrant: Gte Florida Inc, Irving, TX 75015-2092
  • MYAKKA, Various Locations (Lat: 27.466972 Lon: -82.251194), Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPOR835
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.293 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/08/2009, Expiration Date: 01/21/2019
    Registrant: Phone: (941) 773-4116
  • MYAKKA CITY, N Of Sr 70, W Of Clarendon Place (Lat: 27.353028 Lon: -82.167528), Type: Tower, Structure height: 60.6 m, Overall height: 66.7 m, Call Sign: WQHA320
    Assigned Frequencies: 6625.62 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/08/2007, Expiration Date: 06/08/2017, Certifier: Ed Hunzeker
    Registrant: County Of Manatee, 1801 5th Street West, Brandenton, FL 34206, Phone: (941) 748-4501, Fax: (941) 749-7196, Email:
  • CL Tower, Lat: 27.414417 Lon: -82.268389, Type: Tower, Structure height: 58 m, Call Sign: WQLP660
    Assigned Frequencies: 3670.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/23/2010, Expiration Date: 03/23/2020, Certifier: Mark Ackaway
    Registrant: Myakka Communications, Inc., 28902 101 Dr East, Myakka City, FL 34251, Phone: (941) 374-1223, Fax: (941) 322-1243, Email:
  • A2F1000A, 16501 Coker Gully Rd (Lat: 27.238833 Lon: -82.167000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 80.8 m, Call Sign: WQOM380, Licensee ID: L00127664
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6123.10 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/15/2011, Expiration Date: 11/15/2021, Certifier: Dan Menser
    Registrant: T-Mobile License LLC, 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-4000, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KG4RLG, Licensee ID: L00462733
    Grant Date: 02/06/2002, Expiration Date: 02/06/2012, Certifier: Sharon L Harvey
    Registrant: Sharon L Harvey, 6915 245th St E, Myakka, FL 34251
  • Call Sign: KI4PYD, Licensee ID: L01166077
    Grant Date: 06/23/2006, Expiration Date: 06/23/2016, Certifier: James D Morrison
    Registrant: James D Morrison, 34021 Sr 70e, Myakka, FL 34251


FAA Registered Aircraft:

21 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Myakka)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

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