Plantation Island, Florida

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Population in 2010: 163. Population change since 2000: -19.3%
Males: 97  (59.8%)
Females: 66  (40.2%)
Median resident age:  17.7 years
Florida median age:  41.8 years

Zip codes: 34139.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $14,756 (it was $38,750 in 2000)
Plantation Island:

$14,756
FL:

$49,426

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $7,921 (it was $21,581 in 2000)

Plantation Island CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $198,725 (it was $94,000 in 2000)
Plantation Island:

$198,725
FL:

$179,800

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $493,359; Detached houses: $571,775; Townhouses or other attached units: $440,190; In 2-unit structures: $363,024; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $331,115; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $465,543; Mobile homes: $71,371; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $72,970
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  • Races in Plantation Island, FL (2010)

    Plantation Island races chart
    • 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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Plantation Island: 100.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (76.0%), German (15.0%), Swiss (4.6%), Irish (4.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 0.59 square miles.

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

Plantation Island,FL real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Plantation Island:

  • High school or higher: 84.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 8.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Plantation Island CDP:

  • Never married: 22.5%
  • Now married: 37.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 34.0%

1 residents are 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)
Plantation Island satellite photo by USGS

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

Plantation Island household income distribution Plantation Island home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.6%
Florida:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (62%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (38%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Other services, except public administration (67%)
  • Wholesale trade (31%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (62%)
  • Management occupations (38%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (67%)
  • Sales and related occupations (31%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

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

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 the city 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 the city 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 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 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
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 81.2%
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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
Florida average:

12.2

Plantation Island travel time to work - commute Plantation Island mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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

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
Collier 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): 24
Collier County:

0.77 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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
Here:

11.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Collier County:

20.9%
Florida:

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

20.1%
State:

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

7.35% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($104,488 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.35%
Florida average:

7.97%

0.29% of residents moved from foreign countries ($943 average AGI)
Collier County:

0.29%
Florida average:

0.11%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Lee County, FL  1.30% ($39,893 average AGI)
from Miami-Dade County, FL  0.45% ($27,191)
from Broward County, FL  0.25% ($44,722)


6.59% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,612 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.59%
Florida average:

7.17%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($368 average AGI)
Collier County:

0.08%
Florida average:

0.12%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Lee County, FL  1.43% ($36,775 average AGI)
to Miami-Dade County, FL  0.57% ($28,631)
to Broward County, FL  0.27% ($33,750)

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:

  • Electricity (90%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • No fuel used (4%)
  • Solar energy (2%)

Plantation Island compared to Florida state average:

  • Median household income 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.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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