Ona, Florida

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Population in 2010: 314.
Males: 182  (58.0%)
Females: 132  (42.0%)
Median resident age:  38.0 years
Florida median age:  40.3 years
Estimated median household income in 2015: $36,889
Ona:

$36,889
FL:

$49,426

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $16,825

Ona CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $91,257
Ona:

$91,257
FL:

$179,800
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  • Races in Ona, FL (2010)

    Ona races chart
    • 14746.8%White alone
    • 11436.3%Hispanic
    • 4614.6%Black alone
    • 61.9%Two or more races
    • 10.3%American Indian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Ona: 80.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 90 feet



According to our research of Florida and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Ona, Florida as of August 20, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Ona to the number of sex offenders is 105 to 1.


Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Brandon, FL (38.7 miles , pop. 77,895).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tampa, FL (47.5 miles , pop. 303,447).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (832.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Zolfo Springs, FL (2.8 miles ), Fort Green Springs, FL (2.8 miles ), Wauchula, FL (2.8 miles ), Limestone, FL (2.9 miles) , Fort Green, FL (3.0 miles) , Gardner, FL (3.4 miles ), Bowling Green, FL (3.5 miles ), Pine Level, FL (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 27.48 N, Longitude: 81.92 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 863

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

8.6%
Florida:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

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

Tornado activity:

Ona-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Florida state average. It is 42% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/31/1958, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 40.6 miles away from the Ona place center injured 4 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 2/1/1972, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 16.0 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ona-area historical earthquake activity is near 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 302.9 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 409.4 miles away from Ona center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 389.5 miles away from the city center
On 3/31/1992 at 14:59:39, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 256.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 360.6 miles away from Ona center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 443.3 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 Hardee County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Fires: 4, Tropical Storms: 4, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Ona:

  • FINR III, LLC (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; WAUCHULA, FL)
  • FLORIDA HOSPITAL WAUCHULA Critical Access Hospitals (about 8 miles away; WAUCHULA, FL)
  • HARDEE MANOR HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; WAUCHULA, FL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ona:

  • Southeastern University (about 39 miles; Lakeland, FL; Full-time enrollment: 2,407)
  • Florida Southern College (about 39 miles; Lakeland, FL; FT enrollment: 2,460)
  • Polk State College (about 41 miles; Winter Haven, FL; FT enrollment: 7,935)
  • State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota (about 42 miles; Bradenton, FL; FT enrollment: 8,012)
  • Everest University-Brandon (about 44 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 7,702)
  • Hillsborough Community College (about 46 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 19,838)
  • The University of Tampa (about 47 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 7,216)

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Church in Ona: Oak Grove Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hardee 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:  3.1 people
Florida:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  68.0%
Whole state:  65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  12.0%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.0% of all households
7 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ona CDP (based on Hardee County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,96943
Catholic1,7004
Mainline Protestant6625
Black Protestant6404
Other1432
None13,617-
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: 7
Hardee County:

2.45 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

3.49 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Hardee County:

4.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

2.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.9%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Hardee County:

35.8%
Florida:

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

17.7%
State:

14.0%

6.91% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,306 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.91%
Florida average:

7.97%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Polk County, FL  1.27% ($26,714 average AGI)
from Highlands County, FL  0.78% ($27,817)
from Hillsborough County, FL  0.58% ($19,356)


7.50% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,060 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.50%
Florida average:

7.17%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Polk County, FL  1.26% ($29,490 average AGI)
to Highlands County, FL  1.02% ($30,418)
to Hillsborough County, FL  0.58% ($20,422)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ona:

  • WAUC (1310 AM; 5 kW; WAUCHULA, FL; Owner: MARVINA ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WMGG (820 AM; 50 kW; LARGO, FL; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ST. PETERSBURG LICENSEE)
  • WQTM (740 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFLA (970 AM; 25 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WDYZ (990 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WHOO (1080 AM; daytime; 35 kW; KISSIMMEE, FL; Owner: GENESIS COMMUNICATIONS I, INC.)
  • WLCC (760 AM; 10 kW; BRANDON, FL; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TAMPA LICENSEE)
  • WHNZ (1250 AM; 25 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLSS (930 AM; 5 kW; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: WGUL-FM, INC.)
  • WJNA (640 AM; 38 kW; ROYAL PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: SOUTH FLORIDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WWCN (770 AM; 10 kW; NORTH FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: WJPT LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ona:

  • WSJT (94.1 FM; LAKELAND, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WHPT (102.5 FM; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WWRZ (98.3 FM; FORT MEADE, FL; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WWRM (94.9 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WPOI (101.5 FM; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WZZS (106.9 FM; ZOLFO SPRINGS, FL; Owner: HEARTLAND BROADCASTING CORP)
  • 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.)
  • WBVM (90.5 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: BISHOP OF THE DIOCESE/ST. PETERSBURG)
  • WUSF (89.7 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF S. FLORIDA)
  • WRBQ-FM (104.7 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WINK-FM (96.9 FM; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: FORT MYERS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPCV (97.5 FM; WINTER HAVEN, FL; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WZSP (105.3 FM; NOCATEE, FL; Owner: HEARTLAND BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WWOJ (99.1 FM; AVON PARK, FL; Owner: COHAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WMNF (88.5 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: NATHAN B. STUBBLEFIELD FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Ona:

  • WMOR-TV (Channel 32; LAKELAND, FL; Owner: WMOR-TV COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • WTVT (Channel 13; TAMPA, FL; Owner: TVT LICENSE, 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)
  • WCLF (Channel 22; CLEARWATER, FL; Owner: CHRISTIAN TELEVISION CORPORATION, INC.)
  • WVEA-TV (Channel 62; VENICE, FL; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WTAM-LP (Channel 6; TAMPA, FL; Owner: U.S. INTERACTIVE, L.L.C.)
  • WINK-TV (Channel 11; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: FORT MYERS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWSB (Channel 40; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCAST CORPORATION OF SARASOTA)
  • WBBH-TV (Channel 20; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: WATERMAN BROADCASTING CORP. OF FLORIDA)
  • WFTX (Channel 36; CAPE CORAL, FL; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WTVK (Channel 46; NAPLES, FL; Owner: ACME TELEVISION LICENSES OF FLORIDA, LLC)
  • WRXY-TV (Channel 49; TICE, FL; Owner: WEST COAST CHRISTIAN TELEVISION, INC)
  • W56EB (Channel 56; TAMPA, FL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Ona fatal accident list:

Mar 17, 1997 08:30 PM, Sr 64, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • 4,990Total average daily traffic
  • 886Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,392Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KE4GYX, Licensee ID: L01028329, Grant Date: 06/11/2005, Expiration Date: 06/11/2015, Certifier: David J Blalock, Registrant: David J Blalock, 575 Roy Moore Road, Ona, FL 33865
  • Call Sign: WD4KBV, Grant Date: 03/22/1988, Expiration Date: 03/22/1998, Cancellation Date: 03/23/2000, Registrant: Robert A Jones, Rt 1 Box 72, Ona, FL 33865
  • Call Sign: KE7NVZ, Licensee ID: L01296714, Grant Date: 06/20/2007, Expiration Date: 06/20/2017, Certifier: Amy L Richardson, Registrant: Amy L Richardson, Ona, FL 33865
  • Call Sign: K7CAT, Previous Call Sign: KD7YCU, Licensee ID: L00729098, Grant Date: 02/07/2009, Expiration Date: 02/07/2019, Certifier: Hugh B Richardson Jr, Registrant: Hugh B Richardson Jr, Ona, FL 33865

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BL (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-145B SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 23832 , Serial Number: 1468, Year manufactured: 1939
    Registrant (Individual): O C Jr Coker, Box 163, Ona, FL 33865
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION 7FC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8550E , Serial Number: 7FC-351, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 08/03/1959
    Registrant (Individual): Arnold R Gilmore, 1144 Cr 665, Ona, FL 33865

Drinking water stations with addresses in Ona and their reported violations in the past:

SOLOMON'S CASTLE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2007, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Ona compared to Florida state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population 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.
  • 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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