Hardee County, Florida (FL)

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County population in 2012: 27,514 (52% urban, 48% rural); it was 26,938 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 3,208
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,525
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,997
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,512 (it was 2,169 in 2000)
% of renters here:

27%
State:

33%

Land area: 637 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 44 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Hardee County: 77.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (26.0%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (23.0%), Construction (14.7%), Retail trade (12.1%), Educational, health and social services (11.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 57%
  • Government: 15%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 28%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Hardee County, Florida:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (48.0%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (42.9%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (6.8%)
  • Asian alone (1.1%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
Median resident age:  32.0 years
Florida median age:  40.0 years
Males: 14,868  (52.8%)
Females: 12,863  (47.2%)

Hardee County,FL real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Hardee County:

3.0 people
Florida:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,810 ($30,183 in 1999)

This county:

$34810
Florida:

$46036

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $491 (lower quartile is $406, upper quartile is $586)
This county:

$491
State:

$838


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $82,104 (it was $53,400 in 2000)
Hardee:

$82,104
Florida:

$153,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $50,299 - $152,681
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $876
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $345

Institutionalized population: 1,785

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

Hardee County, FL map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 52 buildings, average cost: $89,500
  • 2001: 63 buildings, average cost: $89,400
  • 2002: 44 buildings, average cost: $95,300
  • 2003: 62 buildings, average cost: $103,900
  • 2004: 69 buildings, average cost: $82,100
  • 2005: 119 buildings, average cost: $60,600
  • 2006: 216 buildings, average cost: $88,600
  • 2007: 141 buildings, average cost: $85,100
  • 2008: 56 buildings, average cost: $117,400
  • 2009: 25 buildings, average cost: $105,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $759 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,062 (1.4%)

Hardee County household income distribution in 2009 Hardee County home values distribution Hardee County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 30.4%
(26.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.5% for Black residents, 32.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 78.8% for American Indian residents, 51.0% for other race residents, 61.2% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 30.4%
Hardee County:

30.4%
Florida:

17.0%
(26.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.4% for Black residents, 32.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 74.4% for American Indian residents, 50.0% for other race residents, 62.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 34 years old
(Males: 34 years old, Females: 34 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 48 years old, Black residents: 36 years old, American Indian residents: 4 years old, Asian residents: 61 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 24 years old, Other race residents: 29 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Hardee County is $455 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $504 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $618 a month.

Cities in this county include: Wauchula, Bowling Green, Zolfo Springs, Lemon Grove, Gardner, Ona, Fort Green Springs, Limestone, Fort Green.

Hardee County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Zip CodeCityCertified Residential DatabaseMandatory Residential DatabaseMandatory Non-Residential Database
Buildings MeasuredAbove 4 pCi/L (%)Buildings MeasuredAbove 4 pCi/L (%)Buildings MeasuredAbove 4 pCi/L (%)
33834Bowling Green10----
33873Wauchula3331010
33890Zolfo Springs--2020

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Hardee County: Hardee Livestock Market (A), Seven Baskets Farm (B), Lovett Farms (C), Wauchula Dairy (D), Crewsville Dairy (E), Zolfo Springs Dairy (F), Cantu Apiairies (G), Keller Ranch (H), Grass Valley Ranch (I), Diamond H Ranch (J), Poucher Blueberry Farm (K), Wyndmoor Community Golf Course (L), Boca Pointe Country Club (M), Wekiva Golf Club (N), Peace River Ranch (O), Windmill Farms Nurseries (P), Hardee Correctional Institution Library (Q), Hardee Correctional Institution (R). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Hardee County include: Sweetwater Church (A), Maranatha Baptist Church (B), Crewsville Bethel Baptist Church (C), New Mount Zion African Methodist Episcopal Church (D), Lake Area Bible Church (E), House of God Miracle Temple of Wauchula (F), First Baptist Church (G), Union Baptist Church (H), New Zion Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Olive Branch Cemetery (1), Oak Grove Cemetery (2), Oak Creek Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and swamps: Mud Lake (A), Horse Creek Prairie (B), Lake Florence (C), Reaphook Swamp (D), Hammock Pond (E), Adeline Bay (F), Duck Pond (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bee Branch (A), Parks Creek (B), Charlie Creek (C), Brushy Creek (D), Troublesome Creek (E), Thompson Branch (F), Punch Gully (G), Fivemile Gully (H), Fish Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Hardee County: Paynes Creek Historic State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: DeSoto County , Highlands County , Hillsborough County , Manatee County , Polk County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.7%
Florida:

6.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 627
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 58.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 8.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 4,702 (17% naturalized citizens)

Hardee County:

17.5%
Whole state:

16.7%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 1,549
  • 1990 to 1994: 1,040
  • 1985 to 1989: 806
  • 1980 to 1984: 459
  • 1975 to 1979: 402
  • 1970 to 1974: 134
  • 1970 to 1974: 60
  • 1965 to 1969: 252

Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 69.4%

Hardee County marital status for males Hardee County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Hardee County with a mortgage: 1,974 (142 second mortgage, 44 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,618

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

71.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Hardee County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,96943
Catholic1,7004
Mainline Protestant6625
Black Protestant6404
Other1432
None13,617-
Hardee County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 7
Hardee County:

2.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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
Hardee County:

4.54 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 7
This county:

2.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.45 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Hardee County:

12.9%
Florida:

9.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Hardee County:

35.8%
State:

23.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.7%
State:

14.0%

Agriculture in Hardee County:

Average size of farms: 303 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $145,537
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $1832.36
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 16.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 22.02%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $110,084
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 20.43%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 78.82%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $40,190
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 78.02%
Average age of principal farm operators: 59 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 27.37
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 9.24%
Vegetables: 3,160 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 56,437 acres

Tornado activity:

Hardee County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Florida state average. It is 12643611.7 times below overall U.S. average.

Earthquake activity:

Hardee County-area historical earthquake activity is near 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 Hardee County 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 412.2 miles away from the county center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 383.9 miles away from the county 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 354.8 miles away from the county center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 439.9 miles away from Hardee County 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 264.0 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Hardee County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
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).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (88%)
  • Trinidad and Tobago (1%)
  • Jamaica (1%)
  • United Kingdom (1%)
  • Cuba (1%)
  • Guatemala (1%)
  • El Salvador (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Hardee County (%):

  • United States or American (18%)
  • English (8%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • German (5%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)

Hardee County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 6,311 (64%)
  • Carpooled: 2,636 (27%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 106 (1%)
  • Taxi: 18 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 37 (0%)
  • Walked: 226 (2%)
  • Other means: 190 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 266 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Hardee County, Florida in 2000:

  • 1,255 people in state prisons
  • 204 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 138 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 138 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 70 people in nursing homes
  • 60 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 57 people in other group homes
  • 50 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 41 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 21 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 17 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 6 people in religious group quarters

People in group quarters in Hardee County, Florida in 2010:

  • 1,616 people in state prisons
  • 150 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 108 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 59 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 29 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 14 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 5 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 3 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $37,093.

6.91% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,306 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.91%
Florida average:

7.97%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.82% relocated from other counties in Florida ($20,578 average AGI)
2.09% relocated from other states ($6,726 average AGI)
Hardee County:

2.09%
Florida average:

3.71%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Polk County, FL  1.27% ($26,714 average AGI)
from Highlands County, FL  0.78% ($27,817)
from Hillsborough County, FL  0.58% ($19,356)
from Manatee County, FL  0.42% ($25,844)
from DeSoto County, FL  0.39% ($32,700)


7.50% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,060 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.50%
Florida average:

7.17%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.21% relocated to other counties in Florida ($18,378 average AGI)
2.29% relocated to other states ($7,682 average AGI)
Hardee County:

2.29%
Florida average:

2.87%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Polk County, FL  1.26% ($29,490 average AGI)
to Highlands County, FL  1.02% ($30,418)
to Hillsborough County, FL  0.58% ($20,422)
to DeSoto County, FL  0.44% ($23,794)
to Manatee County, FL  0.35% ($27,852)
to Palm Beach County, FL  0.17% ($16,000)
to Broward County, FL  0.15% ($22,833)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 18.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 17.4

Births per 1000 population in Hardee County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 7.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Hardee County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.7

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Hardee County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 3,455 (2,782 aged, 673 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 25%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 25%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1704.020
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 760.090
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 3.54

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 14.25
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 42.42

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 7.07

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1
Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 125.0. This is less than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 25,747

Size of family households: 2,195 2-persons, 1,171 3-persons, 1,149 4-persons, 753 5-persons, 427 6-persons, 477 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,584 1-person, 323 2-persons, 57 3-persons, 35 4-persons, 28 5-persons, 26 6-persons, 20 7-or-more-persons.

4,512 married couples with children.
1,440 single-parent households (482 men, 958 women).

67.9% of residents of Hardee County speak English at home.
31.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (47% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 20% speak English not well, 16% don't speak English at all).
0.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (73% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 15% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (67% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (32% speak English very well, 37% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 19% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $132,177,000 ($4723 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,267,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $52,172,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $32,212,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $4,425,000
Federal grants: $39,266,000
Federal procurement contracts: $787,000 ($72,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,315,000 ($502,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $4,404,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $6,208,000
Federal Government insurance: $98,815,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 2,493
Here:

88 per 1000 residents
State:

63 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,093
Here:

39 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +1,347
Here:

+48 per 1000 residents
State:

+30 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -1,351
Here -48 per 1000 residents
State +59 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Hardee County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.78 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.3
State:

5.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

3.8

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 364
  • 2000 to 2004: 1,581
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,861
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,614
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,584
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,247
  • 1950 to 1959: 745
  • 1940 to 1949: 148
  • 1939 or earlier: 596
Rooms in houses/apartments in Hardee County, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 6
  • 2 rooms: 270
  • 3 rooms: 681
  • 4 rooms: 813
  • 5 rooms: 1,580
  • 6 rooms: 1,178
  • 7 rooms: 786
  • 8 rooms: 362
  • 9+ rooms: 321
  • 1 room: 65
  • 2 rooms: 237
  • 3 rooms: 353
  • 4 rooms: 520
  • 5 rooms: 477
  • 6 rooms: 310
  • 7 rooms: 113
  • 8 rooms: 71
  • 9+ rooms: 23
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Hardee County, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 98
  • 1 bedroom: 620
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,683
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,825
  • 4 bedrooms: 667
  • 5+ bedrooms: 104
  • no bedroom: 110
  • 1 bedroom: 501
  • 2 bedrooms: 757
  • 3 bedrooms: 668
  • 4 bedrooms: 122
  • 5+ bedrooms: 11
Cars and other vehicles available in Hardee County, Florida in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 276
  • 1 vehicle: 2,208
  • 2 vehicles: 2,510
  • 3 vehicles: 729
  • 4 vehicles: 192
  • 5+ vehicles: 82
  • no vehicle: 401
  • 1 vehicle: 974
  • 2 vehicles: 581
  • 3 vehicles: 175
  • 4 vehicles: 14
  • 5+ vehicles: 24

58% of Hardee County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 58% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 66% lived in Florida.

Hardee County:

58.2%
State average:

51.1%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $45,900


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Hardee County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (73.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (19.3%)
  • Utility gas (2.3%)
  • No fuel used (1.9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.3%)
  • Wood (0.9%)
  • Electricity (73.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (19.0%)
  • No fuel used (3.0%)
  • Utility gas (2.1%)
  • Wood (1.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.6%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 66
Here:

1.9%
Florida:

11.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 81
Here:

5.3%
Florida:

9.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 111
Here:

20.1%
Florida:

21.0%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Hardee County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,153,000
    Solid Waste Management: $156,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,641,000
    Regular Highways: $2,537,000
    General - Other: $1,864,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,294,000
    Financial Administration: $1,248,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,214,000
    Health Services - Other: $829,000
    Fire Protection: $794,000
    Solid Waste Management: $775,000
    Central Staff Services: $647,000
    Housing & Community Development: $385,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $266,000
    Welfare - Other: $91,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $120,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Health: $376,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $6,000,000

Hardee County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $1,159,000
    Solid Waste Management: $599,000
    Parks & Recreation: $220,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $446,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $43,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $892,000
    Interest Earnings: $553,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,100,000
    General Support: $2,731,000
    All Other: $424,000
    Housing & Community Development: $256,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,818,000
    Total General Sales: $1,328,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $620,000
    NEC: $188,000
    Public Utilities: $89,000

Hardee County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,000,000
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $4,000,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $5,932,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $68,000

Hardee County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,539,000
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $10,998,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $2,491,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Hardee County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Hardee County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Hardee County, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James15568.6 years
John13675.1 years
William13375.2 years
Mary12176.1 years
Robert7672.4 years
Charles7574.9 years
George6974.9 years
Henry4276.5 years
Thomas4072.5 years
Ruth4082.9 years
Most common last names in Hardee County, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Albritton8776.3 years
Smith5573.2 years
Williams5576.9 years
Johnson4871.2 years
Davis4375.6 years
Roberts3971.7 years
Carlton3882.2 years
Brown3176.0 years
Jones2975.2 years
Taylor2977.8 years
Businesses in Hardee County, FL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Little Caesars Pizza1
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Nike1
Best Western1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1RadioShack1
CVS1SONIC Drive-In1
Chevrolet1Sears1
Domino's Pizza1Subway1
Dunkin Donuts1T-Mobile1
FedEx1Taco Bell1
Ford1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS2
Jones New York1Walmart1
KFC1YMCA1
Lane Furniture1

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