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Population in 2012: 7,003 (88% urban, 12% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.3%
 

Males: 3,475  (49.6%)
Females: 3,528  (50.4%)

Median resident age:  39.2 years
Florida median age:  40.3 years

Zip codes: 32347, 32348.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $29,468 (it was $25,986 in 2000)
Perry:

$29,468
FL:

$45,040
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $17,490

Perry city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $69,675 (it was $55,100 in 2000)
Perry:

$69,675
FL:

$148,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $96,473; Detached houses: $107,203; In 2-unit structures: $110,933; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $125,724; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $125,724; Mobile homes: $36,203

Median gross rent in 2012: $567.

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  • Black alone - 3,484 (49.4%)
  • White alone - 3,282 (46.5%)
  • Asian alone - 131 (1.9%)
  • American Indian alone - 62 (0.9%)
  • Hispanic - 53 (0.8%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 39 (0.6%)
  • Two or more races - 7 (0.10%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Perry: 80.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: Irish (13.3%), Subsaharan African (10.4%), German (6.5%), English (6.4%), United States (6.3%), West Indian (3.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 42 feet

Land area: 9.29 square miles.

Population density: 754 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Perry:

  • High school or higher: 79.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.0%
  • Unemployed: 23.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Perry city:

  • Never married: 38.3%
  • Now married: 36.3%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 8.6%
  • Divorced: 13.8%

225 residents are foreign born (0.7% Latin America, 0.4% Asia, 0.3% Europe).

This city:  3.2%
Florida:  19.4%



According to our research of Florida and other state lists there were 63 registered sex offenders living in Perry, Florida as of November 21, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Perry to the number of sex offenders is 111 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $835 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $425 (0.7%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tallahassee, FL (47.4 miles , pop. 150,624).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (115.8 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (707.4 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Day, FL (4.3 miles) , Lamont, FL (4.8 miles) , Greenville, FL (5.0 miles ), Mayo, FL (5.0 miles ), Dowling Park, FL (5.1 miles) , Madison, FL (5.1 miles ), Lee, FL (5.2 miles ), Aucilla, FL (5.2 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 21 buildings, average cost: $102,000
  • 1998: 13 buildings, average cost: $99,300
  • 1999: 22 buildings, average cost: $93,700
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $86,300
  • 2001: 7 buildings, average cost: $130,600
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $63,700
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $172,200
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $124,400
  • 2005: 27 buildings, average cost: $128,200
  • 2006: 17 buildings, average cost: $143,400
  • 2007: 12 buildings, average cost: $122,600
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $97,500
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $74,100
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $78,000
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $100,400
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $116,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 30.11 N, Longitude: 83.58 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,647 (+51.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,772 (81.3%)

Area code: 850

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Crime rates in Perry by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 012101013102
per 100,000 0.014.029.114.50.014.60.014.944.215.00.028.1
Rapes 335104439121687
per 100,000 42.741.972.8144.958.458.444.1134.1177.0240.7112.598.2
Robberies 1812111169141411855
per 100,000 256.3167.6160.2159.487.5131.4205.9208.6162.2120.470.370.2
Assaults 8495656295109175163123868185
per 100,000 1195.91326.8946.8898.71386.11591.72573.22428.11814.21293.81138.81192.8
Burglaries 12415615192136769512889927363
per 100,000 1765.42178.82199.61333.51984.21109.81396.91906.71312.71384.11026.3884.1
Thefts 19223220318418380144167176156126102
per 100,000 2733.53240.22957.02667.12670.01168.22117.32487.72595.92346.91771.41431.4
Auto thefts 111536151110181513179
per 100,000 156.6209.5524.4217.4160.5146.0264.7223.4191.715.098.4126.3
Arson 553221371332
per 100,000 71.269.843.729.029.214.644.1104.314.745.142.228.1
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 592.7672.6664.8587.0605.6566.9811.2931.4848.4705.9486.9520.9

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 23 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.95
Florida average:

2.45

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Perry, Florida accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.9%
Florida:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -487 (-6.6%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (33%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (42%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (11%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Cashiers (12%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Perry-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Florida state average. It is 2% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/27/1984, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 25.1 miles away from the Perry city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/19/1988, a category F3 tornado 25.2 miles away from the city center killed 4 people and injured 18 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Taylor County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Tropical Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Fires: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: J. Broward Culpepper - State University System of Florida chancellor, Rick Tuten - Player of football, Herbert St. John - Player of football.


Hospitals/medical centers in Perry:

  • PERRY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, 118 WEST MAIN)
  • DOCTORS MEMORIAL HOSP HOME (Home Health Center, 1209 N CENTER ST)
  • DOCTOR'S MEMORIAL HOSPITAL INC (Acute Care Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 333 N BYRON BUTLER PKWY)
  • MARSHALL HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, 207 MARSHALL DRIVE)
  • PERRY HEALTH FACILITY (Nursing Home, 207 FOREST DRIVE)

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College/University in Perry:

  • Taylor Technical Institute (Full-time enrollment: 145; Location: 3233 Hwy 19 S; Public; Website: www.taylortech.org)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Perry:

  • Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (about 48 miles; Tallahassee, FL; Full-time enrollment: 10,978)
  • Florida State University (about 49 miles; Tallahassee, FL; FT enrollment: 33,687)
  • Tallahassee Community College (about 51 miles; Tallahassee, FL; FT enrollment: 7,553)
  • Valdosta State University (about 54 miles; Valdosta, GA; FT enrollment: 9,844)
  • Santa Fe College (about 76 miles; Gainesville, FL; FT enrollment: 6,616)
  • University of Florida (about 82 miles; Gainesville, FL; FT enrollment: 43,960)
  • Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (about 95 miles; Tifton, GA; FT enrollment: 2,475)

Private elementary/middle school in Perry:

  • TAYLOR COUNTY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 26; Location: 900 W ASH ST; Grades: KG - 11)
See full list of schools located in Perry, School District: TAYLOR COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Perry:

  • TAYLOR COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $388,319; Location: 403 NORTH WASHINGTON STREET; 47,645 books; 1,087 audio materials; 2,289 video materials; 7 local licensed databases; 62 state licensed databases; 72 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • WVHT 105.7 FM Monticello Wilson Broadcasting Co. IS NOW changed to WFRF-FM 105.7 Monticello, owner: Faith Radio Network, Inc.
  • WVHT 105.7 FM Monticello Wilson Broadcasting Co. IS NOW changed to WFRF-FM 105.7 Monticello, owner: Faith Radio Network, Inc.
  • The new replacement hospital for Doctors' Memorial is located at 333 North Byron Butler Parkway (US19 North)

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Notable locations in Perry: Perry Plaza (A), Perry Square (B), City of Perry Wastewater Treatment Facility (C), Taylor County Historical Society (D), Taylor County Public Library (E), Perry Police Department (F), Taylor County Sheriff's Office (G), Perry Police Department (H), Perry Fire Department (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Taylor Square Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Perry include: Wesleyan Church (A), Triumph Church (B), Stewart Memorial African Methodist Episcopal Church (C), Solid Rock Family Christian Center (D), Saint Peter Primitive Baptist Church (E), Restoration Faith Center Church (F), New Home Baptist Church (G), Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church (H), First United Methodist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Wilcox Cemetery (1), Pineview Memorial Gardens (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Pimple Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Chaparral Inn (2159 1/2 South Byron Butler Parkway), Best Budget Inn (2220 USHighway 19 North).

Courts: Third Judicial Circuit (215 North Washington), Judicial Court Reporting (115 West Green).

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

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

JIFFY FOOD STORE #322 (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
NAFEE CAMPGROUND (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-1997, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 5 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
GRAVES DRIVE-IN (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2005)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 minor monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Perry that have no violations reported:

  • QUICK STORE (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WACO 8 BP - OLD TOWN (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 28.3%
(21.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.8% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Florida:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.9%
Whole state:  65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.2%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Perry, FL

People in group quarters in Perry in 2010:

  • 109 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 79 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 7 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 4 people in group homes intended for adults
142 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
6 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Perry compared to Florida state average:

Perry, Florida environmental map by EPA

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  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above 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 above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.


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Banks with branches in Perry (2011 data):

  • Capital City Bank: Perry Branch at 115 West Green Street, branch established on 1996/12/07. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $2,617.3 mil, Deposits: $2,181.2 mil, headquarters in Tallahassee, FL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 74 total offices, Holding Company: Capital City Bank Group, Inc.
  • Citizens State Bank: at 2000 South Byron Butler Parkway, branch established on 1958/07/07. Info updated 2007/05/01: Bank assets: $101.4 mil, Deposits: $91.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Perry Banking Company, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Perry Branch at 200 West Main Street, branch established on 1907/04/24. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Perry, Florida:

  • Days Inn Perry Florida, 2277 S Byron Butler Pkwy, Perry, FL 32348 , Phone: (850) 584-5311, Fax: (850) 584-5311
  • Chaparral Inn, 2159 Hwy 19 S, Perry, FL 32347
  • Sun N Sand Motel, 1708 S Hwy 19, Perry, FL 32347
  • Best Budget Inn, 2220 Hwy 19 S, Perry, FL 32348 , Phone: (850) 584-6231, Fax: (850) 584-3700
  • Kingswood Inn Motel, 2755 S Byron Butler Pkwy, Perry, FL 32347
  • Skylark Motel, 317 N Hwy 19, Perry, FL 32347
  • Southern Inn, 2238 S Byron Butler Pkwy, Perry, FL 32347
  • Bambi Motel, 1829 S Byron Butler Pkwy, Perry, FL 32347
  • 6 other hotels and motels
All 14 fire-safe hotels and motels in Perry, Florida

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Perry travel time to work - commute


Perry mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (72%)
  • Utility gas (22%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Wood (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Perry city (based on Taylor County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 47.13%
Here47.1%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchChurches of ChristChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)
Adherents72.2%6.9%4.1%3.8%3.4%
Congregations38.6%11.4%2.3%9.1%9.1%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)Assemblies of GodChurch of God of ProphecyChurch of God (Anderson, Indiana)Other
Adherents2.4%2.2%1.1%1.1%2.8%
Congregations2.3%2.3%4.5%2.3%18.2%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Taylor County:

0.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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

6.18 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
This county:

5.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.9%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Taylor County:

30.5%
State:

23.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

9.9%
State:

14.0%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 7$16,463$28,2220$0
Other Government Administration 9$24,927$33,2365$2,555
Police Protection - Officers 22$70,246$38,3167$3,308
Police - Other 2$3,633$21,7980$0
Firefighters 11$36,693$40,0290$0
Streets and Highways 4$6,640$19,9200$0
Health 1$4,273$51,2760$0
Solid Waste Management 12$19,922$19,9220$0
Sewerage 7$19,935$34,1740$0
Parks and Recreation 3$6,412$25,6480$0
Water Supply 7$17,480$29,9660$0
Gas Supply 5$12,764$30,6340$0
Other and Unallocable 2$5,048$30,2880$0
Totals for Government 92$244,436$31,88312$5,863

Perry government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $1,515,000 ($216.34)
    Police Protection: $1,337,000 ($190.92)
    Solid Waste Management: $575,000 ($82.11)
    Fire Protection: $562,000 ($80.25)
    Central Staff Services: $516,000 ($73.68)
    Sewerage: $459,000 ($65.54)
    Water Utilities: $393,000 ($56.12)
    Parks & Recreation: $370,000 ($52.83)
    Regular Highways: $355,000 ($50.69)
    Financial Administration: $250,000 ($35.70)
    General - Other: $184,000 ($26.27)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $94,000 ($13.42)
    General Public Buildings: $80,000 ($11.42)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $23,000 ($3.28)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($2.28)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $145,000 ($20.71)
    Sewerage: $137,000 ($19.56)
    Police Protection: $109,000 ($15.56)
    Regular Highways: $24,000 ($3.43)
    Gas Utilities: $15,000 ($2.14)
    Water Utilities: $13,000 ($1.86)
    Fire Protection: $5,000 ($0.71)
    Central Staff: $2,000 ($0.29)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($0.29)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $3,478,000 ($496.64)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $227,000 ($32.41)

Perry government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $783,000 ($111.81)
    Solid Waste Management: $605,000 ($86.39)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $95,000 ($13.57)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $408,000 ($58.26)
    Interest Earnings: $352,000 ($50.26)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $2,185,000 ($312.01)
    Water Utilities: $1,141,000 ($162.93)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $438,000 ($62.54)
    All Other: $235,000 ($33.56)
    Highways: $84,000 ($11.99)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $1,130,000 ($161.36)
    Property: $752,000 ($107.38)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $259,000 ($36.98)
    NEC: $128,000 ($18.28)
    Other Selective Sales: $28,000 ($4.00)

Perry government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $3,780,000 ($539.77)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $260,000 ($37.13)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $6,000 ($0.86)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $266,000 ($37.98)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $3,615,000 ($516.21)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $165,000 ($23.56)

Perry government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $10,060,000 ($1436.53)

6.32% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($56,256 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.32%
Florida average:

8.71%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Leon County, FL  0.54% ($29,528 average AGI)
from Hillsborough County, FL  0.29% ($31,737)
from Suwannee County, FL  0.29% ($38,105)


5.28% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,041 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.28%
Florida average:

7.73%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Leon County, FL  0.76% ($29,960 average AGI)
to Madison County, FL  0.26% ($32,588)
to Dixie County, FL  0.20% ($25,154)

Strongest AM radio stations in Perry:

  • WPRY (1400 AM; 1 kW; PERRY, FL; Owner: WORLDLINK TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, INC.)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WFRF (1070 AM; daytime; 10 kW; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: FAITH RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WHGH (840 AM; daytime; 10 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: H. G. H INVESTMENT CORP.)
  • WFLF (540 AM; 50 kW; PINE HILLS, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGSR (1570 AM; 50 kW; FERNANDINA BEACH, FL; Owner: RJM COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WJEP (1020 AM; daytime; 10 kW; OCHLOCKNEE, GA; Owner: LIFELINE MINISTRIES, INCORPORATED)
  • WOBS (1530 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WQTM (740 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMGG (820 AM; 50 kW; LARGO, FL; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ST. PETERSBURG LICENSEE)
  • WDYZ (990 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Perry:

  • WNFK (92.1 FM; PERRY, FL; Owner: TAYLOR COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGLF (104.1 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKVH (91.9 FM; MONTICELLO, FL; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WFSU-FM (88.9 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Perry:

  • W29CH (Channel 29; PERRY, FL; Owner: PERRY CHANNEL 69 TV, INC.)
  • WCTV (Channel 6; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: WCTV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WTWC-TV (Channel 40; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: WTWC LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WFXU (Channel 57; LIVE OAK, FL; Owner: WFXU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WTXL-TV (Channel 27; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: MEDIA VENTURE MANAGEMENT, INC.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Perry, Florida:
  • Fatal accident count: 47
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 65
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 18
  • Fatalities: 51
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 113
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 9
Florida average:
  • Fatal accident count: 164
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 251
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 53
  • Fatalities: 177
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 434
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 30

See more detailed statistics of Perry fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 11
Total length: 11 meters (36ft)
Total average daily traffic: 45,007
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,270
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 78,087

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1930-1939: 1
  • 1940-1949: 1
  • 1950-1959: 8
  • 1960-1969: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Perry, FL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Perry)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 252 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Perry, FL)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 49 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 55 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Perry)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Perry)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 15 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 157
  • Hazardous Condition: 41
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Perry


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Perry, FL

Most common first names in Perry, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James18870.2 years
John13473.7 years
William12873.9 years
Mary9979.7 years
Robert7669.0 years
Willie7570.7 years
Charles6670.4 years
Annie6177.9 years
George5575.1 years
Henry4473.4 years
Most common last names in Perry, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams9172.9 years
Johnson5970.1 years
Brown5377.9 years
Parker5376.8 years
Jones5375.5 years
Smith5173.5 years
Jackson4975.9 years
Davis4572.9 years
Padgett3771.7 years
Miller3472.3 years
Businesses in Perry, FL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
CVS1Nike1
Curves1Payless1
Days Inn1Pizza Hut1
Domino's Pizza1RadioShack1
FedEx1SONIC Drive-In1
H&R Block1T-Mobile1
Holiday Inn1True Value1
KFC1U-Haul2
Kmart1UPS3
Lane Furniture1Walgreens1
MasterBrand Cabinets1Walmart1

Perry on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (population 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Paper (population 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Health technologists and technicians (population 5,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Fuel dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Food and beverage stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most fire safe hotels and motels per 100,000 population (pop 5,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest maximum monthly morning or afternoon humidity (population 5,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of assaults in 2006 per 10,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most users submitting photos to our site per 10,000 residents (population 5000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most fatal accidents per 100,000 population from 1975 to 2008 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people below the poverty level, excluding cities with 15% or more of residents in college and with the median age below 28 (population 5,000+)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) (population 5,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 100 least-safe cities (highest city-data.com crime index) (pop. 5,000+)"
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Neil O. Shotton (7)
  • William Thompson (4)
  • Troy Thompson (4)
  • Matthew Eckel (1)
  • Matthew E. Eckel (1)
  • Gilbert D. Rykard, Jr. (1)

Total of 14 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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