Olga, Florida

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Population in 2010: 1,952. Population change since 2000: +39.6%
Males: 946  (48.5%)
Females: 1,006  (51.5%)
Median resident age:  49.6 years
Florida median age:  41.5 years

Zip codes: 33920.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $48,208 (it was $55,000 in 2000)
Olga:

$48,208
FL:

$46,036

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,997 (it was $19,826 in 2000)

Olga CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $134,492 (it was $83,600 in 2000)
Olga:

$134,492
FL:

$153,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $224,895; Detached houses: $252,397; Townhouses or other attached units: $167,182; In 2-unit structures: $157,714; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $269,036; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $222,816; Mobile homes: $74,003; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $22,851

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,112.

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  • Races in Olga, FL (2010)

    Olga races chart
    • 1,52878.3%White alone
    • 24612.6%Hispanic
    • 864.4%Black alone
    • 542.8%Asian alone
    • 291.5%Two or more races
    • 60.3%Other race alone
    • 30.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Olga: 84.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (16.9%), German (14.1%), English (13.6%), Irish (9.7%), Scottish (4.9%), Italian (3.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 7 feet

Land area: 4.25 square miles.

Population density: 459 people per square mile   (low).

Olga,FL real estate house value index trend

Olga, Florida map

For population 25 years and over in Olga:

  • High school or higher: 89.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 43.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Olga CDP:

  • Never married: 21.7%
  • Now married: 52.4%
  • Separated: 0.2%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 19.6%

255 residents are foreign born (7.9% North America, 5.1% Latin America).

This place:

14.5%
Florida:

19.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,338 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,767 (1.0%)

Olga satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cape Coral, FL (18.1 miles , pop. 102,286).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Petersburg, FL (94.7 miles , pop. 248,232).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (859.3 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Fort Myers Shores, FL (1.5 miles ), Buckingham, FL (2.1 miles ), Alva, FL (2.1 miles ), Charleston Park, FL (2.7 miles ), Tice, FL (2.8 miles ), Lehigh Acres, FL (2.9 miles ), Fort Denaud, FL (3.0 miles ), Suncoast Estates, FL (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 26.72 N, Longitude: 81.70 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 239

Olga household income distribution Olga home values distribution

Property values in Olga, FL

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.1%
Florida:

6.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (28%)
  • Construction (25%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Wholesale trade (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Utilities (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Olga, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Olga-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Florida state average. It is 21% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/18/1972, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 8.0 miles away from the Olga place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 11/4/1988, a category F2 tornado 10.9 miles away from the place center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Olga-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Florida state average. It is 97% 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 306.7 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 254.2 miles away from Olga center
On 2/22/1992 at 04:21:34, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 175.9 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 454.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/1997 at 14:57:35, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, Depth: 20.5 mi) earthquake occurred 307.7 miles away from Olga center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 437.9 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 Lee County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 10, Fires: 5, Tropical Storms: 5, Freeze: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Olga topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Olga:

  • GULF COAST CENTER FACILITY VI (Hospital, about 7 miles away; FORT MYERS, FL)
  • LEHIGH ACRES DIALYSIS CENTER LLC (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; LEHIGH ACRES, FL)
  • LEHIGH ACRES DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; LEHIGH ACRES, FL)
  • GATEWAY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; LEHIGH ACRES, FL)
  • LEHIGH ACRES HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; LEHIGH ACRES, FL)
  • LEHIGH REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; LEHIGH ACRES, FL)
  • SANDY PARK DEV CENTER (Hospital, about 12 miles away; FORT MYERS, FL)

Amtrak station near Olga:

  • 12 miles: FORT MYERS (13000 N. CLEVELAND AVE.) - Bus Station . Services: public payphones, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Olga:

  • Edison State College (about 16 miles; Fort Myers, FL; Full-time enrollment: 10,649)
  • Florida Gulf Coast University (about 18 miles; Fort Myers, FL; FT enrollment: 11,165)
  • Hodges University (about 31 miles; Naples, FL; FT enrollment: 2,132)
  • State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota (about 75 miles; Bradenton, FL; FT enrollment: 8,012)
  • Polk State College (about 91 miles; Winter Haven, FL; FT enrollment: 7,935)
  • Southeastern University (about 93 miles; Lakeland, FL; FT enrollment: 2,407)
  • Eckerd College (about 93 miles; Saint Petersburg, FL; FT enrollment: 2,437)

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Notable locations in Olga: Olga Community Center (A), Lee County Public Library System Riverdale Branch Library (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Olga: Olga Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Swamps: Hickey Creek Swamp (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Lee 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 40.1. This is significantly better than average.

City:

40.1
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2000 was 28.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 16.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.0
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 6.79. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.79
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.2%
(6.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 48.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
Florida:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  72.8%
Whole state:  65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  9.1%
Whole state:  7.3%

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

Olga compared to Florida state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.4
Florida average:

12.2

Olga travel time to work - commute Olga mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (99%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Olga CDP (based on Lee County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic100,30020
Evangelical Protestant88,687288
Mainline Protestant28,60562
Other12,68445
Black Protestant1,91911
Orthodox9704
None385,589-
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: 115
Lee County:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 11
This county:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 50
Lee County:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 167
Lee County:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 508
Here:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.1%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Lee County:

24.9%
Florida:

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

15.4%
State:

14.0%

7.62% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($60,823 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.62%
Florida average:

7.97%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($213 average AGI)
Lee County:

0.08%
Florida average:

0.11%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Collier County, FL  0.75% ($36,775 average AGI)
from Miami-Dade County, FL  0.39% ($26,834)
from Broward County, FL  0.26% ($36,681)


6.54% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,788 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.54%
Florida average:

7.17%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($306 average AGI)
Lee County:

0.07%
Florida average:

0.12%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Collier County, FL  0.69% ($39,893 average AGI)
to Miami-Dade County, FL  0.51% ($23,548)
to Broward County, FL  0.28% ($31,549)

Strongest AM radio stations in Olga:

  • WWCN (770 AM; 10 kW; NORTH FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: WJPT LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMYR (1410 AM; 5 kW; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: KATHLEEN HECKSHER)
  • WWCL (1440 AM; 5 kW; LEHIGH ACRES, FL; Owner: OLBOTA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPTK (1200 AM; 10 kW; PINE ISLAND CENTER, FL; Owner: FORT MYERS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJNA (640 AM; 38 kW; ROYAL PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: SOUTH FLORIDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WCRM (1350 AM; 2 kW; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: MANNA CHRISTIAN MISSIONS, INC.)
  • WINK (1240 AM; 1 kW; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: FORT MYERS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWFE (670 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: FENIX BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WAQI (710 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: LICENSE CORPORATION #1)
  • WFLF (540 AM; 50 kW; PINE HILLS, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFTL (850 AM; 50 kW; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES II, L.L.C.)
  • WQYK (1010 AM; 50 kW; SEFFNER, FL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TAMPA)
  • WMGG (820 AM; 50 kW; LARGO, FL; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ST. PETERSBURG LICENSEE)

Strongest FM radio stations in Olga:

  • WINK-FM (96.9 FM; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: FORT MYERS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCKT (100.1 FM; PORT CHARLOTTE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGCU-FM (90.1 FM; FT. MYERS, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, FLORIDA GULF COAST UNIVERSITY)
  • WRXK-FM (96.1 FM; BONITA SPRINGS, FL; Owner: WRXK LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWGR (101.9 FM; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WXKB (103.9 FM; CAPE CORAL, FL; Owner: WXKB LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRQC (92.5 FM; ESTERO, FL; Owner: MERIDIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WARO (94.5 FM; NAPLES, FL; Owner: MERIDIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSOR (90.9 FM; NAPLES, FL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WNRW (98.5 FM; SAN CARLOS PARK, FL; Owner: BEL MEADE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WJGO (102.9 FM; TICE, FL; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF NEVADA)
  • WJBX (99.3 FM; FORT MYERS BEACH, FL; Owner: WJBX LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJPT (106.3 FM; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: WJPT LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBTT (105.5 FM; NAPLES PARK, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDRR (107.1 FM; LEHIGH ACRES, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAVV (101.1 FM; MARCO, FL; Owner: ALPINE BROADCASTING CORP., INC.)
  • WTLQ-FM (97.7 FM; PUNTA RASSA, FL; Owner: FORT MYERS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WIKX (92.9 FM; CHARLOTTE HARBOR, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WJYO (91.5 FM; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE)
  • WOLZ (95.3 FM; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Olga:

  • WINK-TV (Channel 11; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: FORT MYERS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTVK (Channel 46; NAPLES, FL; Owner: ACME TELEVISION LICENSES OF FLORIDA, LLC)
  • WRXY-TV (Channel 49; TICE, FL; Owner: WEST COAST CHRISTIAN TELEVISION, INC)
  • WFTX (Channel 36; CAPE CORAL, FL; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WBBH-TV (Channel 20; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: WATERMAN BROADCASTING CORP. OF FLORIDA)
  • WGCU (Channel 30; FT. MYERS, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, FLORIDA GULF COAST UNIVERSITY)
  • WTPH-LP (Channel 14; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: TRI-MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • W38CO (Channel 38; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WZVN-TV (Channel 26; NAPLES, FL; Owner: MONTCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLZE-LP (Channel 65; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTIG-LP (Channel 2; NAPLES, FL; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEVU-CA (Channel 4; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: CALOOSA TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • W22CL (Channel 22; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: ARKANSAS MEDIA, LLC)
  • WDPX-LP (Channel 18; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WBSP-CA (Channel 9; NAPLES, FL; Owner: CALOOSA TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WVEA-TV (Channel 62; VENICE, FL; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
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 ORIGINATED13$111,28019$168,49122$218,1291$47,94014$173,139
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$47,5601$41,9907$176,6690$01$162,760
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$88,2185$169,00424$183,6172$48,4953$203,637
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$04$171,1236$223,8270$03$194,843
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$120,2151$86,2100$00$01$66,890

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0302.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$298,0201$376,800
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0302.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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