For population 25 years and over in Westville:
For population 15 years and over in Westville town:
20 residents are foreign born (4.1% Latin America, 0.7% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,673 (1.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dothan, AL (41.3 miles , pop. 57,737).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (113.1 miles , pop. 201,568).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (573.4 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Caryville, FL (1.6 miles ), Ponce de Leon, FL (2.4 miles ), Bonifay, FL (3.2 miles ), Redbay, FL (3.5 miles ), Vernon, FL (3.6 miles ), De Funiak Springs, FL (4.0 miles ), Black, AL (4.2 miles ), Wausau, FL (4.3 miles ).
Latitude: 30.77 N, Longitude: 85.85 W
Area code: 850
Population change in the 1990s: -37 (-14.3%).
Work and jobs in Westville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Westville, Florida
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Westville-area historical tornado activity is above Florida state average. It is 104% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/1/2007, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 35.7 miles away from the Westville town center killed 9 people and injured 50 people and caused $250 million in damages.
On 12/10/1967, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 23.7 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Westville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Florida state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 87.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/26/1997 at 23:27:12, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 88.9 miles away from Westville center
On 5/4/1997 at 03:39:12, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1997 at 09:00:11, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 88.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Holmes County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Tropical Storms: 5, Floods: 3, Fires: 3, Winds: 2, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 24.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Westville and their reported violations in the past:M & M GROCERY (Population served: 120, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:TWO COUSINS CAFE (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:MOTLEY'S MALL (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 13.5%
(14.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Westville compared to Florida state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Westville (based on Holmes County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 55.75%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
9.10% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,429 average adjusted gross income)
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:
7.98% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($22,075 average adjusted gross income)
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:
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Westville fatal accident list:
Feb 8, 2008 10:30 PM, Cr-181, Us-90, Lat: 30.769642, Lon: -85.851567, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Apr 21, 2006 02:21 PM, I-10, Cr-279, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2
Jul 2, 1997 03:45 PM, Cr 179a, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 51 meters (167ft)
Total average daily traffic: 22,450
Total average daily truck traffic: 5,555
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Westville)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Westville)
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.