Zolfo Springs, Florida

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Population in 2017: 1,816 (90% urban, 10% rural).
Population change since 2000: +10.7%
 
Males: 877  (48.3%)
Females: 939  (51.7%)
Median resident age:

26.4 years
Florida median age:

42.0 years

Zip codes: 33890.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $35,188 (it was $25,972 in 2000)
Zolfo Springs:

$35,188
FL:

$52,594

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $15,775 (it was $11,397 in 2000)

Zolfo Springs town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $100,571 (it was $43,800 in 2000)
Zolfo Springs:

$100,571
FL:

$214,000

Median gross rent in 2017: $828.

March 2019 cost of living index in Zolfo Springs: 74.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 35.1%
(18.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 39.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 21.4% for other race residents, 96.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Zolfo Springs, FL (2010)
    • 1,17764.4%Hispanic
    • 54729.9%White alone
    • 744.1%Black alone
    • 120.7%Two or more races
    • 110.6%Asian alone
    • 40.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 20.1%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Florida and other state lists, there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Zolfo Springs, Florida as of May 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Zolfo Springs is 194 to 1.


Crime rates in Zolfo Springs by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(59.0)
2
(118.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(58.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(118.1)
2
(114.9)
1
(58.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
9
(531.3)
23
(1,359)
8
(459.8)
20
(1,171)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
6
(354.2)
13
(767.9)
15
(862.1)
19
(1,112)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
10
(590.7)
2
(114.9)
1
(58.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)69.1232.198.9160.4

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City-data.com crime index in Zolfo Springs, FL

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.59
Florida average:

2.48
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Ancestries: American (6.6%), English (3.7%), Irish (1.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 64 feet

Land area: 1.51 square miles.

Population density: 1,202 people per square mile   (low).

Zolfo Springs, Florida map

482 residents are foreign born (21.2% Latin America).

This town:

22.2%
Florida:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $613 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $797 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lakeland, FL (39.0 miles , pop. 78,452).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tampa, FL (52.4 miles , pop. 303,447).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (839.1 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Wauchula, FL (1.9 miles ),
Ona, FL (2.8 miles ),
Lemon Grove, FL (2.9 miles ),
Bowling Green, FL (3.2 miles ),
Gardner, FL (3.2 miles ),
Fort Green Springs, FL (3.3 miles ),
Limestone, FL (3.3 miles),
Fort Green, FL (3.5 miles)

Latitude: 27.50 N, Longitude: 81.80 W

Area code: 863

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

4.8%
Florida:

3.3%
Population change in the 1990s: +424 (+34.8%).
Most common industries in Zolfo Springs, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (22.1%)
  • Construction (8.9%)
  • Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers (7.7%)
  • Health care (5.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.6%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (28.8%)
  • Construction (13.1%)
  • Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers (7.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.8%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (4.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (13.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (10.7%)
  • Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers (8.4%)
  • Public administration (8.4%)
  • Educational services (8.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.0%)
  • Social assistance (5.8%)
Most common occupations in Zolfo Springs, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (23.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.5%)
  • Cashiers (3.3%)
  • Electricians (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (29.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.5%)
  • Electricians (4.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (13.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.7%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6.2%)
  • Child care workers (5.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.4%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.4%)

Average climate in Zolfo Springs, Florida

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Tornado activity:

Zolfo Springs-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Florida state average. It is 42% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/18/1951, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 17.6 miles away from the Zolfo Springs town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 2/3/1970, a category F2 tornado 19.4 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Zolfo Springs-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Florida state average. It is 97% 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 310.4 miles away from Zolfo Springs 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 414.6 miles away from Zolfo Springs center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 386.6 miles away from Zolfo Springs 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 357.3 miles away from the city center
On 3/31/1992 at 14:59:39, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 263.6 miles away from Zolfo Springs center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 442.9 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 Hardee County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Fires: 4, Tropical Storms: 4, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Zolfo Springs topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Zolfo Springs:

  • FLORIDA HOSPITAL WAUCHULA Critical Access Hospitals (about 4 miles away; WAUCHULA, FL)
  • HARDEE MANOR HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; WAUCHULA, FL)
  • FINR III, LLC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; WAUCHULA, FL)

Airports located in Zolfo Springs:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Zolfo Springs:

  • Polk State College (about 38 miles; Winter Haven, FL; Full-time enrollment: 7,935)
  • Southeastern University (about 38 miles; Lakeland, FL; FT enrollment: 2,407)
  • Florida Southern College (about 39 miles; Lakeland, FL; FT enrollment: 2,460)
  • Everest University-Brandon (about 48 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 7,702)
  • State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota (about 49 miles; Bradenton, FL; FT enrollment: 8,012)
  • Hillsborough Community College (about 51 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 19,838)
  • The University of Tampa (about 52 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 7,216)

Public high school in Zolfo Springs:

Public elementary/middle school in Zolfo Springs:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Zolfo Springs: Hardee County Fire Rescue Department Station 2 (A), Zolfo Springs Police Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Zolfo Springs include: Hardee County Spanish United Methodist Church (A), First Baptist Church of Zolfo Springs (B), Crossroads Community Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

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

BROOKSIDE BLUFF RV PARK (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-22-2010), St Public Notif requested (JAN-05-2011), St Public Notif received (JAN-07-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-22-2010), St Public Notif requested (JAN-05-2011), St Public Notif received (JAN-07-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-06-2008), St Compliance achieved (NOV-09-2008), St BCA signed (MAR-24-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-06-2008), St Compliance achieved (NOV-09-2008), St BCA signed (MAR-24-2009)
ONA MARKET (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
STOP-N-SHOP #32 (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-09-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-09-2012)
  • One routine major monitoring violation

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

  • THE BLUFFS GOLF COURSE (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

3.5 people
Florida:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

79.7%
Whole state:

65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

8.2%
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: 0.2% of all households
19 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Banks with branches in Zolfo Springs (2011 data):

  • Wauchula State Bank: Zolfo Springs Branch at 301 Highway 17 North, branch established on 1986/02/03. Info updated 2010/06/02: Bank assets: $576.7 mil, Deposits: $507.4 mil, headquarters in Wauchula, FL, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Crews Banking Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Zolfo Springs:

Marital status in Zolfo Springs, FL
  • Never married: 27.1%
  • Now married: 53.6%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 9.5%

For population 25 years and over in Zolfo Springs:

  • High school or higher: 51.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.8%
  • Unemployed: 9.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

22.4
Florida average:

12.0

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Zolfo Springs, FL (based on Hardee County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,96943
Catholic1,7004
Mainline Protestant6625
Black Protestant6404
Other1432
None13,617-
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: 7
Hardee County:

2.45 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Hardee County:

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

3.49 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Here:

4.54 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
This county:

2.45 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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

12.9%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Hardee County:

35.8%
Florida:

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

17.7%
Florida:

14.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Zolfo Springs:

45.0%
State:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Zolfo Springs:

41.8%
State:

48.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.5
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Zolfo Springs:

25.9%
Florida:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Zolfo Springs:

11.4%
Florida:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Florida:

6.9

Overweight people:
This city:

30.8%
Florida:

34.8%

General health condition:
Zolfo Springs:

50.6%
State:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.9%
Florida:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Zolfo Springs, 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
Other Government Administration 9$13,829$18,4391$1,196
Solid Waste Management 3$9,986$39,9440$0
Streets and Highways 2$3,773$22,6381$974
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 14$27,588$23,6472$2,170

Zolfo Springs government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $374,000 ($205.95)
    Water Utilities: $253,000 ($139.32)
    Central Staff Services: $188,000 ($103.52)
    Regular Highways: $155,000 ($85.35)
    Police Protection: $128,000 ($70.48)
    Solid Waste Management: $100,000 ($55.07)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000 ($2.75)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($0.55)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $15,000 ($8.26)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $351,000 ($193.28)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $42,000 ($23.13)

Zolfo Springs government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $421,000 ($231.83)
    Solid Waste Management: $124,000 ($68.28)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $23,000 ($12.67)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $7,000 ($3.85)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $19,000 ($10.46)
    Rents: $4,000 ($2.20)
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,000 ($1.10)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($1.10)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $284,000 ($156.39)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $96,000 ($52.86)
    Highways: $1,000 ($0.55)
  • Tax - Property: $225,000 ($123.90)
    Public Utilities Sales: $127,000 ($69.93)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $81,000 ($44.60)
    Other Selective Sales: $80,000 ($44.05)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $43,000 ($23.68)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $41,000 ($22.58)

Zolfo Springs government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $754,000 ($415.20)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $720,000 ($396.48)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $34,000 ($18.72)

Zolfo Springs government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $926,000 ($509.91)

5.64% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($37,776 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.64%
Florida average:

7.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Polk County, FL  0.93% ($32,840 average AGI)
from Highlands County, FL  0.81% ($32,769)
from Manatee County, FL  0.48% ($32,615)


6.28% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($33,963 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.28%
Florida average:

6.59%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Polk County, FL  1.32% ($38,972 average AGI)
to Highlands County, FL  1.00% ($34,753)
to Manatee County, FL  0.57% ($28,739)

Businesses in Zolfo Springs, FL

  • Circle K: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Zolfo Springs:

  • WAUC (1310 AM; 5 kW; WAUCHULA, FL; Owner: MARVINA ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WQYK (1010 AM; 50 kW; SEFFNER, FL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TAMPA)
  • WFLF (540 AM; 50 kW; PINE HILLS, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQTM (740 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMGG (820 AM; 50 kW; LARGO, FL; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ST. PETERSBURG LICENSEE)
  • WJCM (1050 AM; 5 kW; SEBRING, FL; Owner: COHAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WDYZ (990 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WHOO (1080 AM; daytime; 35 kW; KISSIMMEE, FL; Owner: GENESIS COMMUNICATIONS I, INC.)
  • WFLA (970 AM; 25 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WJNA (640 AM; 38 kW; ROYAL PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: SOUTH FLORIDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WLCC (760 AM; 10 kW; BRANDON, FL; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TAMPA LICENSEE)
  • WONQ (1030 AM; 45 kW; OVIEDO, FL; Owner: FLORIDA BROADCASTERS)
  • WHNZ (1250 AM; 25 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Zolfo Springs:

  • WWRZ (98.3 FM; FORT MEADE, FL; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WSJT (94.1 FM; LAKELAND, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WZZS (106.9 FM; ZOLFO SPRINGS, FL; Owner: HEARTLAND BROADCASTING CORP)
  • WHPT (102.5 FM; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WWRM (94.9 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WPOI (101.5 FM; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WFLZ-FM (93.3 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMTX (100.7 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WQYK-FM (99.5 FM; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF FLORIDA)
  • WTBT (103.5 FM; BRADENTON, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WWOJ (99.1 FM; AVON PARK, FL; Owner: COHAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WPCV (97.5 FM; WINTER HAVEN, FL; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WINK-FM (96.9 FM; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: FORT MYERS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBVM (90.5 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: BISHOP OF THE DIOCESE/ST. PETERSBURG)
  • WUSF (89.7 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF S. FLORIDA)
  • WRBQ-FM (104.7 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WZSP (105.3 FM; NOCATEE, FL; Owner: HEARTLAND BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WWLL (105.7 FM; SEBRING, FL; Owner: COHAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • W207AY (89.3 FM; SEBRING, FL; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Zolfo Springs:

  • WMOR-TV (Channel 32; LAKELAND, FL; Owner: WMOR-TV COMPANY)
  • WEDU (Channel 3; TAMPA, FL; Owner: FLORIDA WEST COAST PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WXPX (Channel 66; BRADENTON, FL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATION LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WTOG (Channel 44; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: VIACOM INTERNATIONAL INC.)
  • WFLA-TV (Channel 8; TAMPA, FL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFTS-TV (Channel 28; TAMPA, FL; Owner: TAMPA BAY TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WTVT (Channel 13; TAMPA, FL; Owner: TVT LICENSE, INC.)
  • WUSF-TV (Channel 16; TAMPA, FL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA)
  • WTTA (Channel 38; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: BAY TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WFTT (Channel 50; TAMPA, FL; Owner: TELEFUTURA TAMPA LLC)
  • WCLF (Channel 22; CLEARWATER, FL; Owner: CHRISTIAN TELEVISION CORPORATION, INC.)
  • WINK-TV (Channel 11; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: FORT MYERS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVEA-TV (Channel 62; VENICE, FL; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WTAM-LP (Channel 6; TAMPA, FL; Owner: U.S. INTERACTIVE, L.L.C.)
  • WBBH-TV (Channel 20; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: WATERMAN BROADCASTING CORP. OF FLORIDA)
  • WFTX (Channel 36; CAPE CORAL, FL; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WTVK (Channel 46; NAPLES, FL; Owner: ACME TELEVISION LICENSES OF FLORIDA, LLC)
  • WRXY-TV (Channel 49; TICE, FL; Owner: WEST COAST CHRISTIAN TELEVISION, INC)
  • WWSB (Channel 40; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCAST CORPORATION OF SARASOTA)
  • W27AE (Channel 27; SEBRING, FL; Owner: VIACOM INTERNATIONAL INC.)
  • Zolfo Springs, Florida
  • Fatal accident count13
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents21
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:6
  • Fatalities13
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents46
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • Florida average
  • Fatal accident count26993
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents41240
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons11376
  • Fatalities29818
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents73811
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2192
See more detailed statistics of Zolfo Springs fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 148ft / 45.0mTotal length
  • 50,604Total average daily traffic
  • 7,093Total average daily truck traffic
  • 82,338Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

64 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Zolfo Springs)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Cor 4th Ave And 5th Ave (Lat: 27.491972 Lon: -81.795639), Call Sign: KJG517,
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.4000 MHz, Grant Date: 07/01/1997, Expiration Date: 09/02/2002, Cancellation Date: 07/10/2002, Registrant: City Of Zolfo Springs, Zolfo Springs, FL 33890
  • Lat: 27.493611 Lon: -81.795028, Call Sign: WQAR419,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.175 MHz, 451.225 MHz, 451.275 MHz, 451.325 MHz, 451.350 MHz, 451.400 MHz, 451.425 MHz, 451.450 MHz, 451.475 MHz, 451.500 MHz, 451.525 MHz, Grant Date: 07/23/2004, Expiration Date: 07/23/2014, Cancellation Date: 09/27/2014, Certifier: Kris R Delaney, Registrant: Atlas License Company, 1725-A North Shadeland Ave., Indianapolis, IN 46219, Phone: (317) 351-4865, Fax: (317) 351-4870, Email:
  • Lat: 27.589333 Lon: -81.588083, Call Sign: WQXR629,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.987 MHz, 457.987 MHz, 456.237 MHz, 457.812 MHz, 457.887 MHz, Grant Date: 05/18/2016, Expiration Date: 05/18/2026, Certifier: Edward Leotti, Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

56 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Zolfo Springs)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: AVIONS MUDRY CAP 21 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING AEIO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 121KW , Serial Number: 10, Year manufactured: 1983, Airworthiness Date: 05/12/1993, Certificate Issue Date: 02/13/2008
    Registrant (Corporation): John Holmes Inc, 4761 Parnell Rd, Zolfo Springs, FL 33890
  • Aircraft: QUAD CITY ULTRALIGHT CHALLENGER II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 2 Cycle
    N-Number: 204DC , Serial Number: CH2-0799-1894, Certificate Issue Date: 11/16/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Luis M Prados, 176 Tall Oaks Trl, Zolfo Springs, FL 33890
  • Aircraft: ROBINSON HELICOPTER R22 BETA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8315R , Serial Number: 2475, Year manufactured: 1994, Airworthiness Date: 10/13/1994, Certificate Issue Date: 04/17/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Michael K Damboise, 6134 State Road 66, Zolfo Springs, FL 33890

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 31. The highest number of fires - 83 took place in 2009, and the least - 0 in 2004. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Zolfo Springs, FL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (70.7%), and Structure Fires (16.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Zolfo Springs, FL
    • 34770.7%Outside Fires
    • 7916.1%Structure Fires
    • 5811.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 71.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Zolfo Springs, FL
Most common first names in Zolfo Springs, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2969.3 years
William2872.4 years
John1875.1 years
Charles1774.8 years
Mary1669.8 years
George1575.0 years
Robert1474.6 years
David1262.1 years
Albert871.4 years
Edward870.7 years
Most common last names in Zolfo Springs, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams1580.1 years
Smith1273.5 years
Johnson1267.5 years
Lowe1179.5 years
Anderson1070.9 years
Moore969.7 years
Albritton879.2 years
Howze880.1 years
Coker882.4 years
Collier877.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Zolfo Springs, FL
  • 91.8%Electricity
  • 3.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.2%Utility gas
  • 2.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Zolfo Springs, FL
  • 98.7%Electricity
  • 1.3%Wood


Zolfo Springs compared to Florida state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 4 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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