Plantation Island, Florida

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Population in 2010: 163.
Population change since 2000: -19.3%
Males: 97  (60.1%)
Females: 66  (39.9%)
Median resident age:

17.6 years
Florida median age:

42.0 years

Zip codes: 34139.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $53,001 (it was $38,750 in 2000)
Plantation Island:

$53,001
FL:

$52,594

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $29,113 (it was $21,581 in 2000)

Plantation Island CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $226,420 (it was $94,000 in 2000)
Plantation Island:

$226,420
FL:

$214,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $545,102; detached houses: $634,795; townhouses or other attached units: $369,986; in 2-unit structures: $364,472; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $403,339; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $540,503; mobile homes: $86,438
March 2019 cost of living index in Plantation Island: 88.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 81.7%
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  • Races in Plantation Island, FL (2010)
    • 15595.1%White alone
    • 53.1%Hispanic
    • 21.2%Black alone
    • 10.6%American Indian alone

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

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Ancestries: American (79.1%), German (13.2%), Swiss (4.1%), Irish (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 0.59 square miles.

Population density: 278 people per square mile   (very low).

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1 resident is foreign born

This place:

0.5%
Florida:

16.7%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Plantation Island CDP:

1.5% ($1,400)
Florida:

1.4% ($1,262)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kendale Lakes-Lindgren Acres, FL (60.1 miles , pop. 314,677).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (898.5 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Everglades, FL (1.2 miles ),
Chokoloskee, FL (1.5 miles ),
Goodland, FL (4.3 miles ),
Marco Island, FL (4.7 miles ),
Verona Walk, FL (5.0 miles ),
Lely Resort, FL (5.1 miles ),
Naples Manor, FL (5.3 miles ),
Lely, FL (5.4 miles )

Latitude: 25.85 N, Longitude: 81.37 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 239

Distribution of median household income in Plantation Island, FL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Plantation Island, FL in 2017
Plantation Island satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.9%
Florida:

3.3%
Most common industries in Plantation Island, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (25.0%)
  • Construction (9.8%)
  • Educational services (9.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.7%)
  • Public administration (8.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.5%)
  • Printing & related support activities (5.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (17.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (15.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (15.7%)
  • Public administration (13.7%)
  • Educational services (7.8%)
  • Printing & related support activities (5.9%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (36.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (14.6%)
  • Educational services (12.2%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (9.8%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (7.3%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (7.3%)
  • Printing & related support activities (4.9%)
Most common occupations in Plantation Island, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Cashiers (8.7%)
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (8.7%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (7.6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.5%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.5%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (15.7%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (9.8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7.8%)
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (7.8%)
  • Plant and system operators (7.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.9%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (19.5%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (14.6%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (12.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.3%)
  • Registered nurses (7.3%)
  • Rail and water transportation workers (7.3%)

Average climate in Plantation Island, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Plantation Island-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Florida state average. It is 56% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/17/1983, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 27.5 miles away from the Plantation Island place center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 8/13/2004, a category F2 tornado 34.4 miles away from the place center caused $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Plantation Island-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Florida state average. It is 99% 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 328.1 miles away from Plantation Island center
On 2/22/1992 at 04:21:34, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 158.0 miles away from Plantation Island center
On 3/31/1992 at 14:59:39, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 271.6 miles away from Plantation Island center
On 4/18/1997 at 14:57:35, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, Depth: 20.5 mi) earthquake occurred 322.8 miles away from Plantation Island 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 562.5 miles away from Plantation Island center
On 4/13/2003 at 04:52:53, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 293.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Collier County (26) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 11, Fires: 7, Tropical Storms: 5, Floods: 2, Freezes: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Plantation Island topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Plantation Island:

  • Hodges University (about 38 miles; Naples, FL; Full-time enrollment: 2,132)
  • Florida Gulf Coast University (about 50 miles; Fort Myers, FL; FT enrollment: 11,165)
  • Edison State College (about 59 miles; Fort Myers, FL; FT enrollment: 10,649)
  • Florida International University (about 62 miles; Miami, FL; FT enrollment: 41,234)
  • Florida Career College-Miami (about 63 miles; Miami, FL; FT enrollment: 10,133)
  • DeVry University-Florida (about 65 miles; Miramar, FL; FT enrollment: 3,674)
  • Florida National University-Main Campus (about 66 miles; Hialeah, FL; FT enrollment: 4,106)

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Collier 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:

2.0 people
Florida:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

59.8%
Whole state:

65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

4.9%
Whole state:

7.3%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Plantation Island:

Marital status in Plantation Island, FL
  • Never married: 30.4%
  • Now married: 36.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 28.8%

For population 25 years and over in Plantation Island:

  • High school or higher: 83.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 8.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.6
Florida average:

12.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Plantation Island, FL (based on Collier County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic47,70211
Evangelical Protestant36,176140
Mainline Protestant18,59926
Other5,71024
Orthodox1,7305
Black Protestant1,1174
None210,486-
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
Here:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Collier County:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 24
Here:

0.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 83
Collier County:

2.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 365
This county:

11.64 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

7.45 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.7%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Collier County:

20.9%
State:

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

20.1%
Florida:

14.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Plantation Island:

45.9%
Florida:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

48.2%
Florida:

48.5%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.7
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

16.0%
Florida:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

13.8%
Florida:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Plantation Island:

6.5
Florida:

6.9

Overweight people:
Plantation Island:

35.7%
Florida:

34.8%

General health condition:
This city:

54.9%
Florida:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

83.3%
Florida:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Plantation Island, FL Residents

7.80% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($217,995 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.80%
Florida average:

7.69%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,970 average AGI)
Collier County:

0.06%
Florida average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Lee County, FL  1.11% ($95,445 average AGI)
from Miami-Dade County, FL  0.35% ($46,616)
from Broward County, FL  0.20% ($67,823)


6.12% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($90,842 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.12%
Florida average:

6.59%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($482 average AGI)
Collier County:

0.06%
Florida average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Lee County, FL  1.55% ($67,761 average AGI)
to Miami-Dade County, FL  0.18% ($37,680)
to Broward County, FL  0.16% ($83,172)

Strongest AM radio stations in Plantation Island:

  • WWFE (670 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: FENIX BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WVOI (1480 AM; 10 kW; MARCO ISLAND, FL; Owner: ALL FINANCIAL NETWORK, INC.)
  • WAQI (710 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: LICENSE CORPORATION #1)
  • WCNZ (1660 AM; 10 kW; MARCO ISLAND, FL; Owner: ALL FINANCIAL NETWORK, INC.)
  • WVCG (1080 AM; 50 kW; CORAL GABLES, FL; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WJNA (640 AM; 38 kW; ROYAL PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: SOUTH FLORIDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WQBA (1140 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: WQBA-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WSUA (1260 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: WSUA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRFX (940 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNMA (1210 AM; 49 kW; MIAMI SPRINGS, FL; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF MIAMI LICENSE CORP.)
  • WRHC (1550 AM; 45 kW; CORAL GABLES, FL; Owner: WRHC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WWNN (1470 AM; 50 kW; POMPANO BEACH, FL; Owner: WWNN LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFTL (850 AM; 50 kW; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES II, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Plantation Island:

  • WBGY (88.1 FM; NAPLES, FL; Owner: NAPLES EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • WAVV (101.1 FM; MARCO, FL; Owner: ALPINE BROADCASTING CORP., INC.)
  • 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)
  • WARO (94.5 FM; NAPLES, FL; Owner: MERIDIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSGL (104.7 FM; NAPLES, FL; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF NEVADA)
  • WSOR (90.9 FM; NAPLES, FL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WGUF (98.9 FM; MARCO, FL; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP., OF NEVADA)

TV broadcast stations around Plantation Island:

  • WZVN-TV (Channel 26; NAPLES, FL; Owner: MONTCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTVJ (Channel 6; MIAMI, FL; Owner: NBC STATIONS MANAGEMENT, INC.)
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Plantation Island, FL
  • 100.0%Electricity


Plantation Island compared to Florida state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage 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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