Williston, Florida

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Population in 2014: 2,723 (92% urban, 8% rural). Population change since 2000: +18.5%
Males: 1,368  (50.3%)
Females: 1,355  (49.7%)
Median resident age:  36.8 years
Florida median age:  41.5 years

Zip codes: 32696.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $32,090 (it was $25,795 in 2000)
Williston:

$32,090
FL:

$46,036

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,680 (it was $15,628 in 2000)

Williston city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $101,339 (it was $54,100 in 2000)
Williston:

$101,339
FL:

$153,300

Median gross rent in 2013: $640.

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  • Races in Williston, FL (2010)

    Williston races chart
    • 1,72962.5%White alone
    • 63723.0%Black alone
    • 31311.3%Hispanic
    • 441.6%Asian alone
    • 351.3%Two or more races
    • 70.3%Other race alone
    • 30.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Williston: 81.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (15.6%), Irish (8.7%), United States (6.4%), English (5.7%), Italian (3.3%), French (2.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 76 feet

Land area: 6.06 square miles.

Population density: 449 people per square mile   (low).

Williston,FL real estate house value index trend

Williston, Florida map

For population 25 years and over in Williston:

  • High school or higher: 82.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.2%
  • Unemployed: 7.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Williston city:

  • Never married: 31.7%
  • Now married: 41.0%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 10.8%
  • Divorced: 15.2%

193 residents are foreign born (2.4% Europe, 2.0% Latin America).

This city:

7.0%
Florida:

19.4%



According to our research of Florida and other state lists there were 49 registered sex offenders living in Williston, Florida as of December 11, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Williston to the number of sex offenders is 56 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,513 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $730 (0.9%)

Williston satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gainesville, FL (20.4 miles , pop. 95,447).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (79.9 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (778.2 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: East Williston, FL (1.3 miles ), Raleigh, FL (2.0 miles ), Williston Highlands, FL (2.6 miles ), Morriston, FL (2.7 miles) , East Bronson, FL (3.2 miles ), Archer, FL (3.3 miles ), Bronson, FL (3.5 miles ), Micanopy, FL (3.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $54,200
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $92,600
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $50,800
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $69,300
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $67,500
  • 2002: 9 buildings, average cost: $80,400
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $81,600
  • 2004: 15 buildings, average cost: $103,700
  • 2005: 27 buildings, average cost: $93,300
  • 2006: 13 buildings, average cost: $197,500
  • 2007: 12 buildings, average cost: $99,800
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $171,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 29.39 N, Longitude: 82.45 W

Area code: 352

Williston household income distribution Williston home values distribution

Crime rates in Williston by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 4210131100000
per 100,000 166.582.940.80.039.2105.935.933.60.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 42223101411241
per 100,000 166.582.981.779.3117.635.30.033.6137.0392.072.4146.636.7
Assaults 1130477538483748251312114
per 100,000 458.01,243.31,919.92,972.71,490.21,694.31,329.51,611.3856.5463.3434.3403.2146.8
Burglaries 35382429323121222724171810
per 100,000 1,457.11,574.8980.41,149.41,254.91,094.2754.6738.5925.0855.3615.3659.8367.1
Thefts 1091231281251398796648971846187
per 100,000 4,537.95,097.45,228.84,954.45,451.03,070.93,449.52,148.43,049.02,530.33,040.22,236.13,193.8
Auto thefts 101291012810262737
per 100,000 416.3497.3367.6396.4470.6282.4359.367.1205.571.3253.3110.0257.0
Arson 0210000120110
per 100,000 0.082.940.80.00.00.00.033.668.50.036.236.70.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 602.3706.3761.9945.4721.0668.1523.5511.3423.1383.9298.8273.9218.3

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Williston detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 30 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.04
Florida average:

2.27

Williston tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.6%
Florida:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -60 (-2.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (23%)
  • Other services, except public administration (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Educational services (26%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (18%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Williston, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Williston-area historical tornado activity is near Florida state average. It is 2% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/31/1975, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 27.0 miles away from the Williston city center killed one person and injured 26 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/9/1983, a category F3 tornado 37.6 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Williston-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Florida state average. It is 95% 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 335.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 310.2 miles away from Williston 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) earthquake occurred 312.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 278.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 256.4 miles away from Williston center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 288.4 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 Levy County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Floods: 5, Fires: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Tropical Storms: 3, Winds: 2, Freeze: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Williston topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Williston:

  • TRI COUNTY HOSPITAL - WILLISTON (Proprietary, 125 SW 7TH ST)
  • WILLISTON REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER (300 NW 1ST AVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Williston:

  • OAK HAMMOCK AT THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA INC (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; GAINESVILLE, FL)

Airports and heliports located in Williston:

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Amtrak station near Williston:

  • 20 miles: GAINESVILLE (116 INDUSTRIAL BLVD.) - Bus Station . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Williston:

  • University of Florida (about 19 miles; Gainesville, FL; Full-time enrollment: 43,357)
  • Santa Fe College (about 21 miles; Gainesville, FL; FT enrollment: 11,819)
  • College of Central Florida (about 23 miles; Ocala, FL; FT enrollment: 6,103)
  • Rasmussen College-Florida (about 23 miles; Ocala, FL; FT enrollment: 5,736)
  • Saint Johns River State College (about 50 miles; Palatka, FL; FT enrollment: 4,698)
  • Lake-Sumter State College (about 55 miles; Leesburg, FL; FT enrollment: 2,983)
  • Florida Gateway College (about 55 miles; Lake City, FL; FT enrollment: 2,179)

Public high school in Williston:

Public elementary/middle schools in Williston:

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User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Additional Church: Cornerstone Assembly of God

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Notable locations in Williston: Williston Plaza (A), Williston Police Department (B), Williston Fire and Rescue (C), Williston City Hall (D), Williston Public Library (E), Levy County EMS Station Number 4 (F), Levy County Emergency Medical Services Station 4 (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Williston include: Saint Barnabas Episcopal Church (A), Greater Rock Hill Missionary Baptist Church (B), Allen Chapel AME Church (C), Destiny Church of God by Faith (D), Jones Temple Church of God in Christ (E), Cross Word Community Church (F), First United Methodist Church (G), Church of God (H), First Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Willis Family Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 50.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

50.7
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 22.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 17.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 6.79. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.79
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.8%
(12.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.1% for Black residents, 8.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Florida:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.3%
Whole state:  65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.0%
Whole state:  7.3%

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

People in group quarters in Williston in 2010:

  • 116 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 23 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 15 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 6 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
138 people in nursing homes in 2000
21 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Williston, Florida environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Williston (2011 data):

  • The Perkins State Bank: Southwest Branch at 120 Southwest 7th Street, branch established on 1988/03/28; at 342 East Noble Avenue, branch established on 1913/08/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $190.5 mil, Deposits: $169.1 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Williston Holding Company
  • Capital City Bank: Williston Branch at 144 East Noble Avenue, branch established on 1986/04/14. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $2,617.3 mil, Deposits: $2,181.2 mil, headquarters in Tallahassee, FL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 74 total offices, Holding Company: Capital City Bank Group, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
Florida average:

12.2

Williston travel time to work - commute Williston mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Williston city (based on Levy County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,87049
Mainline Protestant1,70312
Catholic1,6953
Black Protestant1,24910
Other8915
Orthodox301
None21,363-
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: 8
Levy County:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Levy County:

2.31 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Levy County:

6.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
Here:

5.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.7%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Levy County:

28.0%
Florida:

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

14.2%
State:

14.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.9%
Florida:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

48.6%
Florida:

48.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.9
Florida:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Williston:

19.4%
Florida:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

13.2%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Florida:

6.9

Overweight people:
Williston:

34.1%
Florida:

34.8%

General health condition:
Williston:

56.6%
Florida:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Williston:

78.3%
Florida:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Williston, FL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 4$9,545$28,6350$0
Other Government Administration 2$9,735$58,4107$2,697
Police Protection - Officers 11$36,558$39,8810$0
Police - Other 7$14,577$24,9895$3,244
Firefighters 0$0 23$11,984
Fire - Other 0$0 1$58
Streets and Highways 3$9,491$37,9642$1,554
Airports 3$7,103$28,4120$0
Health 1$2,229$26,7481$151
Sewerage 2$5,453$32,7180$0
Parks and Recreation 3$7,264$29,0560$0
Water Supply 1$3,321$39,8520$0
Electric Power 4$12,347$37,0410$0
Gas Supply 2$7,043$42,2580$0
Totals for Government 43$124,666$34,79139$19,688

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

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $2,370,000 ($870.36)
    Police Protection: $847,000 ($311.05)
    Financial Administration: $416,000 ($152.77)
    Gas Utilities: $331,000 ($121.56)
    Solid Waste Management: $276,000 ($101.36)
    Sewerage: $208,000 ($76.39)
    Regular Highways: $176,000 ($64.63)
    Water Utilities: $151,000 ($55.45)
    Fire Protection: $116,000 ($42.60)
    Parks & Recreation: $59,000 ($21.67)
    Health Services - Other: $49,000 ($17.99)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $38,000 ($13.96)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($5.88)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $86,000 ($31.58)
    Police Protection: $60,000 ($22.03)
    Regular Highways: $21,000 ($7.71)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($2.20)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,879,000 ($690.05)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $270,000 ($99.16)
    Sewerage: $263,000 ($96.58)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $36,000 ($13.22)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $72,000 ($26.44)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $389,000 ($142.86)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $2,658,000 ($976.13)
    Gas Utilities: $439,000 ($161.22)
    Water Utilities: $258,000 ($94.75)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $238,000 ($87.40)
    Highways: $29,000 ($10.65)
    Public Welfare: $9,000 ($3.31)
  • Tax - Property: $178,000 ($65.37)
    Total General Sales: $86,000 ($31.58)
    Public Utilities: $44,000 ($16.16)
    NEC: $20,000 ($7.34)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Electric Utilities: $820,000 ($301.14)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $263,000 ($96.58)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $364,000 ($133.68)
    Electric Utilities: $135,000 ($49.58)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $533,000 ($195.74)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Electric Utilities: $892,000 ($327.58)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $94,000 ($34.52)
    Electric Utilities: $63,000 ($23.14)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,927,000 ($1442.16)

7.97% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,426 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.97%
Florida average:

7.97%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Alachua County, FL  1.70% ($24,449 average AGI)
from Marion County, FL  0.87% ($26,828)
from Gilchrist County, FL  0.47% ($23,476)


8.24% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,438 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.24%
Florida average:

7.17%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Alachua County, FL  1.60% ($26,451 average AGI)
to Marion County, FL  1.17% ($26,866)
to Citrus County, FL  0.43% ($28,789)

Strongest AM radio stations in Williston:

  • WTMN (1430 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCFI (1290 AM; 10 kW; OCALA, FL; Owner: VECTOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRUF (850 AM; 5 kW; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WLUS (980 AM; 5 kW; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WFLF (540 AM; 50 kW; PINE HILLS, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRZN (720 AM; 10 kW; HERNANDO, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQTM (740 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAJD (1390 AM; 5 kW; GAINESVILLE, FL)
  • WOCA (1370 AM; 5 kW; OCALA, FL; Owner: WESTSHORE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDYZ (990 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WGSR (1570 AM; 50 kW; FERNANDINA BEACH, FL; Owner: RJM COMMUNICATIONS, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Williston:

  • WKTK (98.5 FM; CRYSTAL RIVER, FL; Owner: ENTERCOM GAINESVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTMG (101.3 FM; WILLISTON, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSKY-FM (97.3 FM; MICANOPY, FL; Owner: ENTERCOM GAINESVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WOGK (93.7 FM; OCALA, FL; Owner: OCALA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WTRS (102.3 FM; DUNNELLON, FL; Owner: ASTERISK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRUF-FM (103.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WUFT-FM (89.1 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WYKS (105.3 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: GILLEN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHIJ (88.1 FM; OCALA, FL; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBXY (99.5 FM; LA CROSSE, FL; Owner: ASTERISK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJLF (91.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: FIRST ASSEMBLY OF GOD)
  • WHHZ (100.5 FM; NEWBERRY, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNDT (92.5 FM; ALACHUA, FL; Owner: OCALA BROADCASTING CORPORATION, L.L.)
  • WXJZ (100.9 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: ASTERISK COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WYFB (90.5 FM; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WXOF (96.3 FM; YANKEETOWN, FL; Owner: WGUL-FM, INC)
  • WDJY (101.7 FM; TRENTON, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMFQ (92.9 FM; OCALA, FL; Owner: ASTERISK COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WWKO (91.3 FM; BELLEVIEW, FL; Owner: WALKER INFORMATION & ED INSTITUTE INC)
  • WAQV (90.9 FM; CRYSTAL RIVER, FL; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Williston:

  • WOGX (Channel 51; OCALA, FL; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCJB-TV (Channel 20; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: DIVERSIFIED BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGFL (Channel 53; HIGH SPRINGS, FL; Owner: BUDD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WUFT (Channel 5; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WYPN-CA (Channel 45; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: BUDD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WFXU (Channel 57; LIVE OAK, FL; Owner: WFXU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLUF-LP (Channel 10; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WBXG-CA (Channel 31; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • W69AY (Channel 69; ALACHUA, ETC., FL; Owner: ASSOCIATED CHRISTIAN TV SYSTEM, INC.)
Williston fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Williston fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Williston)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 136 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Williston, FL)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 63 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Williston)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Williston)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

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

WILLISTON HIGHLANDS GOLF ; C.C. (Population served: 32, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-02-2006)
OUT OF TOWNERS (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-28-2011)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • LIL FOOD RANCH #1 (Population served: 41, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LIL FOOD RANCH #2 (Population served: 37, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 111
  • Hazardous Condition: 27
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 4

Incident types - Williston

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (70%)
  • Utility gas (26%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
Businesses in Williston, FL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1KFC1
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
CVS1Subway1
FedEx2U-Haul2
H&R Block1Walgreens1
Hardee's1

Williston compared to Florida state average:

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

Williston on our top lists:

  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Greece (population 500+)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Guyana (population 500+)"
There are 10 pilots and 9 other airmen in this city.
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  • Scott Staley (2)
  • Leo D. Gauthier, Iii (2)
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  • James Edward Lowe (1)
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  • Ronald Youngblood (1)

Total of 12 patent applications in 2008-2016.