Tallahassee, Florida

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Population in 2017: 191,049 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +26.8%
Males: 89,600  (46.9%)
Females: 101,449  (53.1%)
Median resident age:

27.0 years
Florida median age:

42.0 years

Zip codes: 32301, 32303, 32304, 32305, 32308, 32309, 32310, 32311, 32312, 32317, 32399.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $45,153 (it was $30,571 in 2000)
Tallahassee:

$45,153
FL:

$52,594

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,066 (it was $18,981 in 2000)

Tallahassee city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $202,400 (it was $98,100 in 2000)
Tallahassee:

$202,400
FL:

$214,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $246,575; detached houses: $270,150; townhouses or other attached units: $146,060; in 2-unit structures: $257,369; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $142,527; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $54,883; mobile homes: $39,588

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,014.

March 2019 cost of living index in Tallahassee: 89.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 23.6%
(21.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.5% for Black residents, 31.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 18.8% for American Indian residents, 48.8% for other race residents, 23.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Tallahassee, FL (2017)
    • 98,45350.7%White alone
    • 65,36133.6%Black alone
    • 13,5457.0%Hispanic
    • 9,1524.7%Asian alone
    • 5,9183.0%Two or more races
    • 6290.3%Other race alone
    • 2530.1%American Indian alone
    • 2750.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Florida and other state lists, there were 677 registered sex offenders living in Tallahassee, Florida as of June 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Tallahassee is 282 to 1.


Crime rates in Tallahassee by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
9
(5.6)
10
(6.2)
5
(3.1)
8
(4.7)
6
(3.4)
13
(7.4)
10
(5.4)
12
(6.5)
11
(5.8)
14
(7.5)
16
(8.4)
11
(5.7)
17
(8.8)
16
(8.3)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
132
(82.4)
155
(96.2)
136
(85.0)
133
(78.7)
120
(68.9)
130
(74.5)
107
(58.2)
115
(62.0)
160
(84.8)
198
(105.6)
235
(123.9)
207
(108.1)
190
(98.7)
213
(110.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
386
(241.0)
452
(280.4)
568
(355.1)
642
(379.9)
474
(272.1)
492
(281.9)
511
(277.9)
525
(283.1)
387
(205.1)
307
(163.7)
399
(210.3)
405
(211.4)
348
(180.8)
307
(159.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1,119
(698.7)
998
(619.2)
1,104
(690.2)
1,125
(665.7)
1,047
(601.1)
1,167
(668.7)
1,033
(561.9)
930
(501.5)
840
(445.1)
1,239
(660.5)
1,369
(721.6)
1,063
(554.9)
948
(492.6)
868
(451.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
2,614
(1,632)
2,168
(1,345)
2,588
(1,618)
2,804
(1,659)
3,125
(1,794)
2,920
(1,673)
3,252
(1,769)
2,630
(1,418)
2,082
(1,103)
2,316
(1,235)
2,073
(1,093)
2,120
(1,107)
1,519
(789.3)
1,379
(716.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
5,191
(3,241)
4,935
(3,062)
5,202
(3,252)
5,660
(3,349)
4,975
(2,856)
5,310
(3,043)
5,748
(3,126)
5,463
(2,946)
5,594
(2,964)
6,099
(3,252)
6,617
(3,488)
7,854
(4,100)
7,165
(3,723)
6,549
(3,403)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
714
(445.8)
606
(376.0)
606
(378.9)
504
(298.3)
338
(194.0)
349
(200.0)
363
(197.4)
524
(282.5)
440
(233.2)
665
(354.5)
968
(510.3)
1,099
(573.7)
744
(386.6)
767
(398.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
11
(6.9)
31
(19.2)
62
(38.8)
57
(33.7)
32
(18.4)
21
(12.0)
20
(10.9)
9
(4.9)
7
(3.7)
8
(4.3)
8
(4.2)
7
(3.7)
12
(6.2)
6
(3.1)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)568.8544.0592.5593.5519.2547.6517.9487.5444.5525.4580.2559.7484.5461.4

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City-data.com crime index in Tallahassee, FL

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 447 (377 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.96
Florida average:

2.08
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Ancestries: English (6.3%), American (6.1%), Irish (4.5%), German (4.3%), European (2.8%), Italian (2.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 188 feet

Land area: 95.7 square miles.

Population density: 1,996 people per square mile   (low).

Tallahassee, Florida map

17,022 residents are foreign born (3.0% Latin America, 1.5% Asia, 1.0% Europe, 0.9% Africa).

This city:

8.9%
Florida:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,188 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,971 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (156.2 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (666.2 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Northwest Leon, FL (2.2 miles ),
Northeast Leon, FL (2.8 miles ),
Southeast Leon, FL (2.9 miles ),
East Leon, FL (3.1 miles ),
Woodville, FL (3.2 miles ),
Southwest Leon, FL (3.3 miles ),
Midway, FL (3.4 miles ),
Havana, FL (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 30.45 N, Longitude: 84.27 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +43,960 (+23.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 86,197 (87.2%)

Area code: 850

Distribution of median household income in Tallahassee, FL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Tallahassee, FL in 2017
Tallahassee satellite photo by USGS

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Tallahassee tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 298 buildings, average cost: $106,600
  • 1998: 510 buildings, average cost: $104,600
  • 1999: 793 buildings, average cost: $109,000
  • 2000: 684 buildings, average cost: $115,900
  • 2001: 796 buildings, average cost: $123,600
  • 2002: 963 buildings, average cost: $123,100
  • 2003: 1187 buildings, average cost: $119,200
  • 2004: 852 buildings, average cost: $146,100
  • 2005: 1279 buildings, average cost: $134,300
  • 2006: 804 buildings, average cost: $165,900
  • 2007: 638 buildings, average cost: $166,200
  • 2008: 300 buildings, average cost: $166,600
  • 2009: 205 buildings, average cost: $144,700
  • 2010: 247 buildings, average cost: $139,500
  • 2011: 268 buildings, average cost: $147,700
  • 2012: 216 buildings, average cost: $153,400
  • 2013: 293 buildings, average cost: $173,800
  • 2014: 271 buildings, average cost: $176,300
  • 2015: 301 buildings, average cost: $163,800
  • 2016: 330 buildings, average cost: $171,100
  • 2017: 379 buildings, average cost: $176,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Tallahassee, FL residents
Average permit cost in Tallahassee, FL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
Florida:

3.3%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Tallahassee, FL
Historical housing units in Tallahassee, FL

Population change in the 1990s: +24,430 (+19.4%).
Most common industries in Tallahassee, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (17.9%)
  • Educational services (16.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.9%)
  • Health care (7.0%)
  • Construction (3.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (17.2%)
  • Educational services (13.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.8%)
  • Construction (6.2%)
  • Health care (3.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (19.1%)
  • Public administration (18.5%)
  • Health care (10.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.0%)
  • Social assistance (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Tallahassee, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2017
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.8%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (5.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.3%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.3%)
  • Computer specialists (3.6%)
  • Customer service representatives (2.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (2.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2017
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.3%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (5.8%)
  • Computer specialists (4.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.5%)
  • Lawyers (3.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2017
  • Waiters and waitresses (6.1%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (5.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.9%)
  • Cashiers (3.6%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3.4%)

Average climate in Tallahassee, Florida

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Tallahassee, Florida environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 67.6. This is about average.

City:

67.6
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 22.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 16.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.4
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.04. This is about average. There were 0 monitors within city limits.

City:

9.04
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Tallahassee-area historical tornado activity is near Florida state average. It is 4% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/28/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 29.6 miles away from the Tallahassee city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/10/1960, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 2.1 miles away from the city center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Tallahassee-area historical earthquake activity is above Florida state average. It is 94% 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 324.1 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 184.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 258.6 miles away from Tallahassee center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 269.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 290.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 296.1 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 Leon County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Tropical Storms: 5, Fires: 3, Floods: 3, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Freeze: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Tallahassee topographic map

Main business address for: CAPITAL CITY BANK GROUP INC (STATE COMMERCIAL BANKS).

Hospitals in Tallahassee:

  • BIG BEND HOSPICE INC (1982 CAPITAL CIRCLE NE)
  • CAPITAL CITY SURGICAL CENTER LLC (2807 CAPITAL MEDICAL BLVD SUITE B)
  • CAPITAL REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Proprietary, 2626 CAPITAL MEDICAL BLVD)
  • DORCHESTER CLUSTER (3201 GINGER DRIVE)
  • EASTSIDE PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITAL (2634-J CAPITAL CIRCLE NE)
  • HEALTHSOUTH REHAB HOSPITAL OF TALLHASSEE (1675 RIGGINS ROAD)
  • MAHAN CLUSTER (2034 MAHAN DRIVE)
  • MCCAULEY CLUSTER (1385 MCCAULEY ROAD)
  • SELECT SPECIALTY HOSPITAL-TALLAHASSEE (1554 SURGEONS DRIVE)
  • TALLAHASSEE DEVELOPMENTAL CENT (455 APPLEYARD DRIVE)
  • TALLAHASSEE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 1300 MICCOSUKEE RD)

Airports and heliports located in Tallahassee:

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Amtrak station:

TALLAHASSEE (918 1/2 RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/Universities in Tallahassee:

  • Florida State University (Full-time enrollment: 38,283; Location: 222 S. Copeland Street; Public; Website: www.fsu.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Tallahassee Community College (Full-time enrollment: 10,904; Location: 444 Appleyard Dr; Public; Website: https://www.tcc.fl.edu)
  • Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (Full-time enrollment: 10,841; Location: 1500 S Martin Luther King Jr Blvd; Public; Website: www.famu.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Lively Technical Center (Full-time enrollment: 777; Location: 500 N Appleyard Dr; Public; Website: www.livelytech.com)
  • Aveda Institute-Tallahassee (Full-time enrollment: 770; Location: 2020 W Pensacola St; Private, for-profit; Website: www.avedaflorida.com)
  • Flagler College-Tallahassee (Full-time enrollment: 450; Location: 444 Appleyard Dr; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.flagler.edu)
  • ITT Technical Institute-Tallahassee (Full-time enrollment: 357; Location: 2639 N Monroe St Building A Ste 100; Private, for-profit; Website: www.itt-tech.edu)
  • North Florida Cosmetology Institute Inc (Full-time enrollment: 182; Location: 2424 Allen Rd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.cosmetologyinst.com)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Tallahassee:

  • Bainbridge State College (about 35 miles; Bainbridge, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,308)
  • Wiregrass Georgia Technical College (about 63 miles; Valdosta, GA; FT enrollment: 3,246)
  • Valdosta State University (about 65 miles; Valdosta, GA; FT enrollment: 11,155)
  • Albany Technical College (about 77 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,707)
  • Albany State University (about 78 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,662)
  • Darton State College (about 79 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 5,000)
  • Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (about 84 miles; Tifton, GA; FT enrollment: 2,564)

Biggest public high schools in Tallahassee:

Biggest private high schools in Tallahassee:

  • MACLAY SCHOOL (Students: 910, Location: 3737 N MERIDIAN RD, Grades: PK-12)
  • NORTH FLORIDA CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 811, Location: 3000 N MERIDIAN RD, Grades: PK-12)
  • COMMUNITY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 295, Location: 4859 KERRY FOREST PKWY, Grades: KG-12)
  • JOHN PAUL II CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 119, Location: 5100 TERREBONE DR, Grades: 9-12)
  • DEVEREUX SCHOOL TALLAHASSEE (Students: 115, Location: 2967 NATURAL BRIDGE RD # 2923, Grades: 3-10)
  • CHRIST CLASSICAL ACADEMY (Students: 82, Location: 1983 MAHAN DR, Grades: KG-12)
  • GINGERBREAD DAY SCHOOL/HERITAGE ACADEMY (Students: 60, Location: 3324 N MONROE ST, Grades: PK-9)
  • FRANKLIN ACADEMY (Students: 51, Location: 1101 MISSION WOOD LN, Grades: 1-12)
  • AMIKIDS TALLAHASSEE (Students: 46, Location: 2514 W THARPE ST, Grades: 6-11)
  • LIGHTHOUSE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 22, Location: 7771 MAHAN DR, Grades: 7-12, Girls only)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Tallahassee:

Biggest private elementary/middle schools in Tallahassee:

  • HOLY COMFORTER EPISCOPAL SCHOOL (Students: 593, Location: 2001 FLEISCHMANN RD, Grades: PK-8)
  • TRINITY CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 478, Location: 706 E BREVARD ST, Grades: PK-8)
  • CORNERSTONE LEARNING COMMUNITY (Students: 177, Location: 2524 HARTSFIELD RD, Grades: PK-8)
  • IVY HILL ACADEMY (Students: 76, Location: 971 BRIARCLIFF RD, Grades: PK-1)
  • BETTON HILLS PREPARATORY SCHOOL (Students: 75, Location: 1815 N MERIDIAN RD, Grades: PK-1)
  • BETHEL CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 57, Location: 406 N BRONOUGH ST, Grades: PK-6)
  • THE MAGNOLIA SCHOOL (Students: 51, Location: 2705 W THARPE ST, Grades: KG-8)
  • RISE INSTITUTE (Students: 31, Location: 1375 CROSS CREEK CIR, Grades: PK-7)
  • ALL STARS ACADEMIC ACADEMY (Students: 20, Location: 702 E ORANGE AVE, Grades: PK-5)
  • THE LEARNING CENTER (Students: 12, Location: 1915 WELBY WAY, Grades: UG-5)
See full list of schools located in Tallahassee

Library in Tallahassee:

  • LEROY COLLINS LEON COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY SYST (Operating income: $6,307,656; Location: 200 WEST PARK AVENUE; 601,780 books; 30,469 e-books; 42,115 audio materials; 45,173 video materials; 17 local licensed databases; 62 state licensed databases; 435 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • John Paul II Catholic High School (Students: 120, Location: 5100 Terrebone Drive, Grades 9 - 12)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Tallahassee: Capital Center (A), Blairstone Plaza (B), Timberlane Shops on the Square (C), Tallahassee Center (D), San Luis De Talimali (E), Bragg Stadium (F), Doak S. Campbell Stadium (G), Capital City Country Club (H), Southside Shopping Plaza (I), Capitol Plaza (J), The Village Center (K), University Plaza (L), Miracle Plaza (M), Killearn Center (N), Jackson Bluff Center (O), Register Junction (P), Governors Mansion (Q), Select Specialty Hospital (R), Lifenet Tallahassee (S), Lifenet (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Governors Square Mall (1), Westwood Shopping Center (2), Varsity Shopping Center (3), Towne South Shopping Center (4), Tallahassee Mall (5), Parkway Shopping Center (6), Northwood Mall (7), Gulf Wind Shopping Center (8). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Tallahassee: CAPITAL CITY BANK GROUP INC (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Tallahassee include: Calvary Church (A), Church of Christ Westside (B), Seminole Baptist Church (C), University Heights Church (D), Westminster Presbyterian Church (E), Evangel Assembly of God Church (F), Trinity United Church (G), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (H), Church of God of Prophecy (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Southside Cemetery (1), Oakland Cemetery (2), Old City Cemetery (3), Roselawn Cemetery (4), Tallahassee Memory Gardens (5), Soda Field Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Lake Ella (A), Turf Pond (B), Lake Hiawatha (C), Moore Pond (D), Bonnet Pond (E), Spring Pond (F), Lake Overstreet (G), Lake Lafayette (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Shepherd Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Tallahassee include: Killearn Gardens State Park (1), Burnett Park (2), Capital Field (3), Centennial Field (4), Chittenden Park (5), Harriman Circle Park (6), Lafayette Park (7), Lee Park (8), Levy Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Florida State - State Department- Secretary of State- Historical Resources Division- Dire (Museums; 500 South Bronough Street) (1), American Folk Art Museum & Gallery (3919 Woodville Highway) (2), Antique Car Museum Banquet Room (3600 Mahan Drive) (3), Antique Car Museum (3550 Mahan Drive) (4), Goodwood-Museums & Gardens (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 1600 Miccosukee Road) (5), Knott House Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 301 East Park Avenue) (6), Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee (Planetariums; 200 South Duval Street) (7), Danny White's Music & Vending (706 Bragg Drive) (8), Fun Station Inc (2821 Sharer Road) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Cactus Motel (2633 West Tennessee Street) (1), Best Western Pride Inn Suites (2016 Apalachee Parkway) (2), Budget Inn (1402 West Tennessee Street) (3), ADA-Experts (2641-C Chateau Lane) (4), Cabot Lodge (2735 North Monroe Street) (5), Capital Inn Motel (9556 Apalachee Parkway) (6), Collegiate Village Inn (2121 W Tennessee St) (7), Cabot Lodge Tallahassee Monroe Street (2735 North Monroe Street) (8), Clarion Capital Hotel (316 West Tennessee Street) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Us Government Tallahassee - Federal Bureau Of Investigation Fbi- Justice (227 North Bronough) (1), Congress - Representatives (1650 Summit Lake Drive Suite 103) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: T-Pain - Singer, Antonio Cromartie - Football player, Travis Walker - Boxer, Darrell Scott (American football) - Football running back, Alvin Hall - Television personality, Amos Jones - Football player and coach, Frank Young (basketball) - Basketball player, Bobby Thigpen - Baseball player, Boo Williams - 2005 NFL player (New Orleans Saints, born: Jun 22, 1979), Brad Culpepper - College football player.

Leon County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

FLORIDA STATE PRISON (Population served: 7,500, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2007, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2006, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2005, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2005, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-12-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-12-2011)
CHARLOTTE CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION (Population served: 1,594, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: Fed Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2006), Fed FAO issued (OCT-24-2006), St Public Notif received (FEB-15-2007), St Public Notif requested (FEB-15-2007)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-01-2006), St Public Notif requested (OCT-01-2006), Fed Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2006), Fed FAO issued (OCT-24-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-01-2006), St Public Notif received (JUL-01-2006), Fed FAO issued (OCT-24-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUL-01-2006), St Public Notif requested (JUL-01-2006), Fed Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2006), Fed FAO issued (OCT-24-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-01-2006), St Public Notif received (APR-01-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-24-2006), Fed FAO issued (OCT-24-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-01-2006), St Public Notif received (APR-01-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-24-2006), Fed Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2006), Fed FAO issued (OCT-24-2006)
  • 7 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-30-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-30-2012)
BAKER COUNTY C. I. (Population served: 1,500, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-21-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-21-2006), St Public Notif received (JAN-10-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - In MAR-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-18-2013)
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - In AUG-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-02-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-10-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-10-2012)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
BLOUNT'S LANDING WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 291, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-25-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-26-2013), St Tech Assistance Visit (NOV-18-2013), St Compliance achieved (DEC-09-2013), St Tech Assistance Visit (DEC-09-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-25-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-26-2013), St Tech Assistance Visit (NOV-18-2013), St Compliance achieved (DEC-09-2013), St Tech Assistance Visit (DEC-09-2013)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-14-2007), St Public Notif received (APR-13-2007), St Compliance achieved (FEB-10-2014)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
LAKE TALQUIN BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-31-2011), St Public Notif received (DEC-31-2011), St Intentional no-action (FEB-02-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-02-2012)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
RIVER LODGE RV RESORT (Population served: 202, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-21-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-06-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-07-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUL-01-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-21-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-06-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-07-2012)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUL-01-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-21-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-06-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-07-2012)
DINSMORE CORRECTIONAL (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform
BUCK LAKE ESTATES WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-11-2014)

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

  • APALACHEE CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION (Address: 2601 BLAIRSTONE ROAD , Population served: 2,265, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • BREWSTER SUBDIVISION (Population served: 364, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LAKE TALQUIN PICNIC AREA ( RIVER BLUFF ) (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WRIGHT LAKE RECREATION AREA (Population served: 125, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WITHLACOOCHEE BAY TRAILS (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • VERNON TRAINING CENTER (Address: 2601 BLAIR STONE ROAD , Population served: 89, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LOST LAKE RECREATION AREA (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SPRINGHILL SUNOCO-CHERRY LAKE INVESTMENT (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HILLTOP GROCERY (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LAKE TALQUIN STORE (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
Florida:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

46.3%
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: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Tallahassee in 2010:

  • 10,123 people in college/university student housing
  • 1,011 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 972 people in federal prisons
  • 921 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 718 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 353 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 154 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 87 people in state prisons
  • 82 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 66 people in federal detention centers
  • 42 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 27 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 25 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 14 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 11 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 9 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 8 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Tallahassee in 2000:

  • 8,732 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 1,268 people in federal prisons and detention centers
  • 1,046 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 930 people in nursing homes
  • 438 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 224 people in state prisons
  • 87 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 74 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 73 people in other group homes
  • 68 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 63 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 50 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 39 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 24 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 15 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 14 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 8 people in halfway houses
  • 3 people in religious group quarters

Arenas or stadiums:

  • Bobby Bowden Field at Doak Campbell Stadium. Capacity: 82,300. Florida State Seminoles football.
  • Tallahassee-Leon County Civic Center. Florida State University.
  • Donald L. Tucker Center. Capacity: 12,500.

Banks with most branches in Tallahassee (2011 data):

  • Capital City Bank: 18 branches. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $2,617.3 mil, Deposits: $2,181.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 74 total offices, Holding Company: Capital City Bank Group, Inc.
  • SunTrust Bank: 10 branches. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: 9 branches. 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
  • Bank of America, National Association: 7 branches. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Hancock Bank: Mahan Branch, Of Florida Branch, Northside Branch, Kerry Forest Pkwy Branch, Capital Circle Branch, Southside Branch. Info updated 2011/06/14: Bank assets: $4,988.4 mil, Deposits: $4,121.5 mil, headquarters in Gulfport, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 81 total offices, Holding Company: Hancock Holding Company
  • Premier Bank: at 3110 Capital Circle, Northeast, Apalachee Parkway Branch, West Tennessee Street Branch, Bradfordville Branch, Betton Branch, Village Square Office. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $296.5 mil, Deposits: $264.5 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Premier Bank Holding Company
  • Regions Bank: Centerville Road Branch, Apalachee Parkway Branch, North Monroe Branch, Carriage Gate Branch, Tallahassee Downtown Branch. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Centennial Bank: Kerry Forest Branch, Southwood Branch, Tallahassee Branch, Appleyard Branch, Woodville Highway Branch. Info updated 2012/02/29: Bank assets: $3,588.2 mil, Deposits: $2,891.9 mil, headquarters in Conway, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 109 total offices, Holding Company: Home Bancshares, Inc.
  • Farmers & Merchants Bank: Mahan Drive Branch, West Tennessee Street Branch, North Monroe Branch, Parkway Branch, Metropolitan Center Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $425.2 mil, Deposits: $349.2 mil, headquarters in Monticello, FL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Fmb Banking Corporation
  • 9 other banks with 23 local branches

For population 15 years and over in Tallahassee:

Marital status in Tallahassee, FL
  • Never married: 55.2%
  • Now married: 31.5%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 3.4%
  • Divorced: 8.8%

For population 25 years and over in Tallahassee:

  • High school or higher: 95.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 50.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 21.7%
  • Unemployed: 11.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Florida average:

12.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Tallahassee
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Tallahassee:

(Tallahassee, Florida Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Tallahassee, FL (based on Leon County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant62,953167
Black Protestant22,21238
Mainline Protestant18,71636
Catholic15,6771
Other10,06430
Orthodox6052
None145,260-
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: 43
This county:

1.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 21
Leon County:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 106
Here:

4.04 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 196
Leon County:

7.48 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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

8.1%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Leon County:

26.1%
State:

23.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Leon County:

10.5%
State:

14.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Tallahassee:

52.6%
Florida:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

54.8%
Florida:

48.5%

Average BMI:
Tallahassee:

28.0
Florida:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

17.6%
Florida:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Tallahassee:

9.9%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Tallahassee:

6.8
Florida:

6.9

Overweight people:
Tallahassee:

30.2%
Florida:

34.8%

General health condition:
Tallahassee:

61.6%
Florida:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Tallahassee:

84.1%
Florida:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Tallahassee, FL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 367$1,897,798$62,05359$116,939
Electric Power 351$2,484,550$84,94213$35,331
Police Protection - Officers 329$2,089,460$76,21112$14,012
Firefighters 274$1,445,366$63,3010$0
Other and Unallocable 212$921,068$52,13616$35,176
Streets and Highways 192$836,613$52,2882$2,143
Sewerage 165$799,765$58,1657$18,031
Transit 139$494,995$42,73336$63,461
Parks and Recreation 133$570,648$51,487465$261,675
Water Supply 123$545,864$53,25512$24,080
Police - Other 90$509,009$67,86841$23,115
Solid Waste Management 82$296,916$43,4510$0
Natural Resources 82$355,776$52,0652$6,357
Other Government Administration 69$376,535$65,48415$17,216
Airports 47$227,064$57,9744$6,477
Gas Supply 35$151,634$51,9894$9,829
Housing and Community Development (Local) 35$169,453$58,0981$1,052
Health 28$104,262$44,6847$9,513
Judicial and Legal 21$158,242$90,4244$5,407
Fire - Other 14$69,801$59,8290$0
Welfare 7$29,144$49,9616$6,641
Totals for Government 2,795$14,533,963$62,400706$656,455

Tallahassee government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Electric Utilities: $21,650,000 ($113.32)
    Sewerage: $16,192,000 ($84.75)
    Air Transportation: $12,136,000 ($63.52)
    Water Utilities: $10,054,000 ($52.63)
    Natural Resources - Other: $6,596,000 ($34.53)
    Regular Highways: $2,043,000 ($10.69)
    Gas Utilities: $1,769,000 ($9.26)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $228,975,000 ($1198.51)
    Regular Highways: $62,082,000 ($324.95)
    Police Protection: $54,229,000 ($283.85)
    Local Fire Protection: $36,387,000 ($190.46)
    Sewerage: $32,538,000 ($170.31)
    Gas Utilities: $24,384,000 ($127.63)
    General - Other: $22,956,000 ($120.16)
    Parks and Recreation: $22,154,000 ($115.96)
    Transit Utilities: $21,447,000 ($112.26)
    Solid Waste Management: $20,508,000 ($107.34)
    Water Utilities: $18,398,000 ($96.30)
    Natural Resources - Other: $17,857,000 ($93.47)
    Air Transportation: $17,216,000 ($90.11)
    Central Staff Services: $7,626,000 ($39.92)
    Financial Administration: $5,445,000 ($28.50)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $3,832,000 ($20.06)
    Housing and Community Development: $2,888,000 ($15.12)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,225,000 ($11.65)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $18,224,000 ($95.39)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $619,945,000 ($3244.95)
    Corporate Bonds: $325,674,000 ($1704.66)
    Other Investments - Other: $226,347,000 ($1184.76)
    Benefit Payments: $74,687,000 ($390.93)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $587,000 ($3.07)
    Withdrawals: $310,000 ($1.62)
  • Gas Utilities - Interest on Debt: $705,000 ($3.69)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $7,871,000 ($41.20)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $804,000 ($4.21)
    Police Protection: $349,000 ($1.83)
    General - Other: $242,000 ($1.27)
    Central Staff Services: $19,000 ($0.10)
    Transit Utilities: $2,000 ($0.01)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,618,000 ($8.47)

Tallahassee government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $53,090,000 ($277.89)
    Other: $36,278,000 ($189.89)
    Solid Waste Management: $23,548,000 ($123.26)
    Natural Resources - Other: $17,664,000 ($92.46)
    Air Transportation: $11,595,000 ($60.69)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,742,000 ($24.82)
    Parking Facilities: $1,749,000 ($9.15)
    Regular Highways: $785,000 ($4.11)
  • Employee Retirement - Earnings on Investments (calculated): $21,182,000 ($110.87)
    Local Employee Contribution: $10,597,000 ($55.47)
    From Other Governments: $34,000 ($0.18)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $15,665,000 ($81.99)
    Electric Utilities: $2,616,000 ($13.69)
    Highways: $1,341,000 ($7.02)
    Transit Utilities: $892,000 ($4.67)
    Public Welfare: $645,000 ($3.38)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,810,000 ($9.47)
    Highways: $1,780,000 ($9.32)
    Other: $1,418,000 ($7.42)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $28,682,000 ($150.13)
    Interest Earnings: $10,092,000 ($52.82)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,550,000 ($8.11)
    Rents: $1,153,000 ($6.04)
    Donations From Private Sources: $63,000 ($0.33)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $283,713,000 ($1485.03)
    Gas Utilities: $31,125,000 ($162.92)
    Water Utilities: $29,828,000 ($156.13)
    Transit Utilities: $4,705,000 ($24.63)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $15,846,000 ($82.94)
    Highways: $13,950,000 ($73.02)
    Transit Utilities: $1,193,000 ($6.24)
    Other: $952,000 ($4.98)
    Housing and Community Development: $735,000 ($3.85)
    Public Welfare: $735,000 ($3.85)
  • Tax - Property: $33,136,000 ($173.44)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $32,491,000 ($170.07)
    Public Utilities Sales: $23,729,000 ($124.20)
    Other License: $6,176,000 ($32.33)

Tallahassee government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,072,731,000 ($5614.95)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,068,014,000 ($5590.26)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $159,152,000 ($833.04)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $154,435,000 ($808.35)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $126,900,000 ($664.23)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $126,772,000 ($663.56)
    Issue, Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $6,128,000 ($32.08)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $6,000,000 ($31.41)

Tallahassee government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $52,176,000 ($273.10)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $183,381,000 ($959.86)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $534,345,000 ($2796.90)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $126,900,000 ($664.23)

7.11% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($46,121 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.11%
Florida average:

7.69%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($211 average AGI)
Leon County:

0.04%
Florida average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Gadsden County, FL  0.54% ($33,336 average AGI)
from Wakulla County, FL  0.34% ($35,698)
from Broward County, FL  0.25% ($34,370)


8.56% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,034 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.56%
Florida average:

6.59%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($354 average AGI)
Leon County:

0.07%
Florida average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Gadsden County, FL  0.50% ($36,878 average AGI)
to Wakulla County, FL  0.41% ($40,860)
to Duval County, FL  0.41% ($44,107)
Businesses in Tallahassee, FL
NameCountNameCount
ALDO1La Quinta2
AT&T6La-Z-Boy1
Abercrombie & Fitch1Lane Bryant1
Academy Sports + Outdoors1Lane Furniture7
Ace Hardware4Little Caesars Pizza2
Advance Auto Parts5Lowe's2
Aeropostale1Macy's1
American Eagle Outfitters1Marriott8
Ann Taylor2Marshalls1
Applebee's3MasterBrand Cabinets18
Arby's2Maurices1
Ashley Furniture1Mazda1
AutoZone3McDonald's16
BMW1Men's Wearhouse2
Banana Republic1Microtel1
Barnes & Noble1Motel 63
Baskin-Robbins2Motherhood Maternity2
Bath & Body Works2New Balance5
Baymont Inn1New York & Co1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Nike28
Best Western2Nissan1
Brookstone1Office Depot3
Budget Car Rental2Old Navy1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Olive Garden1
Burger King9On The Border1
Burlington Coat Factory1Outback1
CVS10Outback Steakhouse1
Cache1Pac Sun1
Catherines1Panda Express1
Charlotte Russe1Panera Bread2
Chevrolet1Papa John's Pizza5
Chick-Fil-A6Payless4
Chico's1Penske3
Chipotle2PetSmart1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Pier 1 Imports1
Cinnabon 1Pizza Hut6
Circle K22Plato's Closet1
Cold Stone Creamery2Popeyes4
Comfort Inn1Publix Super Markets11
Comfort Suites1Qdoba Mexican Grill1
Costco1Quality2
Cracker Barrel1Quiznos3
Curves1RadioShack5
Dairy Queen2Red Lobster1
Days Inn3Red Roof Inn1
Decora Cabinetry2Ruby Tuesday2
Dennys1Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
Discount Tire2SAS Shoes2
Domino's Pizza5SONIC Drive-In3
Dunkin Donuts1Sam's Club1
Econo Lodge2Sears2
Express1Sephora1
Famous Footwear1Shoe Carnival1
Fashion Bug1Sleep Inn1
FedEx53Spencer Gifts1
Finish Line2Sprint Nextel4
Firestone Complete Auto Care2Staples2
Ford1Starbucks10
Forever 211Steak 'n Shake2
GNC4Studio Plus Deluxe Studios1
GameStop4Subaru1
Gap1Suburban1
Goodwill1Subway13
Gymboree1T-Mobile14
H&R Block9T.G.I. Driday's1
Haagen-Dazs1T.J.Maxx1
Hardee's1Taco Bell6
Havertys Furniture1Talbots2
Haworth1Target2
Hilton5The Room Place3
Hobby Lobby1Tire Kingdom4
Holiday Inn4Toyota1
Hollister Co.1Toys"R"Us1
Home Depot2U-Haul15
Honda1UPS59
Hot Topic1Urban Outfitters1
Howard Johnson1Vans5
Hyundai1Verizon Wireless3
IHOP2Victoria's Secret2
JCPenney1Village Inn2
Jimmy John's3Volkswagen1
JoS. A. Bank1Waffle House7
Jones New York3Walgreens10
Journeys2Walmart5
Justice1Wet Seal1
KFC4Wingate1
Kmart1YMCA4
Kohl's2

Strongest AM radio stations in Tallahassee:

  • WFRF (1070 AM; daytime; 10 kW; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: FAITH RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WCVC (1330 AM; daytime; 5 kW; TALLAHASSEE, FL)
  • WHBT (1410 AM; 5 kW; TALLAHASSEE, FL)
  • WTAL (1450 AM; 1 kW; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: LIVE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNLS (1270 AM; 5 kW; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • WHGH (840 AM; daytime; 10 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: H. G. H INVESTMENT CORP.)
  • WJEP (1020 AM; daytime; 10 kW; OCHLOCKNEE, GA; Owner: LIFELINE MINISTRIES, INCORPORATED)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTCL (1580 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CHATTAHOOCHEE, FL; Owner: METZ, INC.)
  • WMGR (930 AM; 5 kW; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: DECATUR BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WMGA (1130 AM; 10 kW; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: RADIO MOULTRIE, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tallahassee:

  • WWLD (102.3 FM; CAIRO, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WEGT (99.9 FM; LAFAYETTE, FL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WBZE (98.9 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • W250AF (97.9 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: TEMPLE BAPTIST CHURCH, INC.)
  • WXSR (101.5 FM; QUINCY, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVFS (89.7 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: BD OF REGENTS BEHALF FL. STATE UNIV.)
  • W229AD (93.7 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WAIB (103.1 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WANM (90.5 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: FLORIDA A & M UNIVERSITY)
  • WTNT-FM (94.9 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WUTL (106.1 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WTLY (107.1 FM; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W224AT (92.7 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: THE BD OF REGENTS OF FLORIDA STATE)
  • WGLF (104.1 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHTF (104.9 FM; HAVANA, FL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WKVH (91.9 FM; MONTICELLO, FL; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WFSU-FM (88.9 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WHBX (96.1 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFSQ (91.5 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBWT (100.7 FM; MIDWAY, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Tallahassee:

  • WWWF-LP (Channel 47; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WACX-LP (Channel 9; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: ASSOCIATED CHRISTIAN TELEVISION SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WTBC-LP (Channel 65; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: TEMPLE BAPTIST CHURCH, INC.)
  • WVUP-CA (Channel 45; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: CHRISTIAN TELEVISION CORPORATION, INC.)
  • W35BN (Channel 35; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: DEEPAK VISWANATH)
  • WBXT-CA (Channel 56; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WTXL-TV (Channel 27; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: MEDIA VENTURE MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • W21BK (Channel 21; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: JOSEPH W. SHAFFER)
  • WTWC-TV (Channel 40; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: WTWC LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WTLH (Channel 49; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: WTLH LICENSE CORP.)
  • WCTV (Channel 6; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: WCTV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WFSU-TV (Channel 11; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WABW-TV (Channel 14; PELHAM, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Tallahassee fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 159Number of bridges
  • 1,759ft / 536mTotal length
  • $3,224,000Total costs
  • 2,675,070Total average daily traffic
  • 264,962Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,000,711Total future (year 2038) average daily traffic
New bridges in Tallahassee, FL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 51940-1949
  • 211950-1959
  • 71960-1969
  • 641970-1979
  • 171980-1989
  • 151990-1999
  • 202000-2009
  • 92010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Tallahassee, FL
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Tallahassee)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 1,350 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Tallahassee, FL)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 218 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 226 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 60 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 1,062 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Tallahassee)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 5 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Tallahassee)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 268 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 26 full and 13 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED575$150,565494$163,8451,599$167,391138$74,55430$1,937,366292$121,9735$107,696
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED29$152,82538$165,526132$176,20215$72,7102$107,50019$129,5646$62,820
APPLICATIONS DENIED72$137,818101$143,707599$165,32151$54,6782$575,000104$121,65516$64,327
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN73$138,03889$180,944467$165,47123$132,1065$1,848,77261$125,8815$77,620
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS16$135,14328$152,759103$174,8904$142,6830$020$146,4422$85,185

Detailed mortgage data for all 39 tracts in Tallahassee, FL

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 20 full and 13 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED45$234,41827$196,0200$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED21$227,54615$215,8302$112,570
APPLICATIONS DENIED9$218,4619$161,5470$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$192,8302$272,0650$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$187,3801$172,6600$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Tallahassee, FL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Tallahassee, FL - Value

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 1209. The highest number of reported fires - 2,009 took place in 2007, and the least - 63 in 2005. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Tallahassee, FL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (52.2%), and Structure Fires (31.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Tallahassee, FL
    • 10,09452.2%Outside Fires
    • 6,13931.7%Structure Fires
    • 2,71114.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 3962.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Tallahassee, FL

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Tallahassee, Florida:

  • Tallahassee Travleodge, 691 W Tennessee St, Tallahassee, Florida 32304 , Phone: (850) 222-8161, Fax: (850) 222-5688
  • Days Inn Tallahassee, 2714 Graves Rd, Tallahassee, Florida 32303 , Phone: (850) 562-2000, Fax: (850) 562-8519
  • Days Inn, 1350 W Tennessee St, Tallahassee, Florida 32304 , Phone: (850) 222-3219, Fax: (850) 222-6645
  • Four Points By Sheraton Tallahassee Downtown, 316 W Tennessee St, Tallahassee, Florida 32301 , Phone: (850) 222-9555, Fax: (850) 224-8410
  • Regency Inn, 809 Apalachee Pkwy, Tallahassee, Florida 32301 , Phone: (850) 877-2755, Fax: (850) 877-2745
  • Killearn Country Club Inn, 100 Tyron Cir, Tallahassee, Florida 32308
  • Talquin Motel, Hwy 20, Tallahassee, Florida 32310
  • Cactus Motel, 2633 W Tennessee St, Tallahassee, Florida 32304 , Phone: (850) 576-2222
  • 47 other hotels and motels
All 55 fire-safe hotels and motels in Tallahassee, Florida
Most common first names in Tallahassee, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary84979.2 years
James80371.7 years
John77073.6 years
William68873.3 years
Robert57369.5 years
Charles39572.3 years
George36575.0 years
Willie32772.1 years
Margaret26879.9 years
Dorothy26778.0 years
Most common last names in Tallahassee, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams45972.2 years
Smith43074.6 years
Johnson42173.9 years
Brown33373.8 years
Jones32375.2 years
Davis25974.2 years
Miller17775.2 years
Jackson15771.1 years
Thomas15073.1 years
Robinson14970.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Tallahassee, FL
  • 74.8%Electricity
  • 21.1%Utility gas
  • 2.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.5%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Tallahassee, FL
  • 90.3%Electricity
  • 7.6%Utility gas
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Tallahassee compared to Florida state average:

  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

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  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest maximum monthly morning or afternoon humidity (population 50,000+)"
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  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: extraction workers (population 50,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (population 50,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: personal care and service occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers (population 50,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers (population 50,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: broadcasting, internet publishing, and telecommunications services (population 50,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: broadcasting, internet publishing, and telecommunications services (population 50,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: public administration (population 50,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: public administration (population 50,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of family households, population 100,000+"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: legal occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: office and administrative support occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most full-time financial administration workers per 1000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 100 cities with youngest residents (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average yearly precipitation (population 50,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities where the highest percentage of females (15+ years) which never married (with at least 10,000 females in this group)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities where the highest percentage of males (15+ years) which never married (with at least 10,000 males in this group)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest household incomes disparities (population 50,000+)"
  • #11 (32304) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest average reported salary/wage in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #13 (32304) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest 2012 average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) for individuals (pop 5,000+)"
  • #82 (32304) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers using charity contributions deductions in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #86 (32308) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most offices of physicians in 2005"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant adherents"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant congregations (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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