Hernando, Florida

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Population in 2010: 9,054.
Population change since 2000: +9.7%
Males: 4,580  (50.6%)
Females: 4,474  (49.4%)
Median resident age:

56.4 years
Florida median age:

42.0 years

Zip codes: 34442.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $40,907 (it was $29,121 in 2000)
Hernando:

$40,907
FL:

$52,594

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $20,278 (it was $15,030 in 2000)

Hernando CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $96,811 (it was $53,400 in 2000)
Hernando:

$96,811
FL:

$214,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $203,043; detached houses: $239,559; townhouses or other attached units: $187,486; in 2-unit structures: $174,930; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $77,159; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $160,051; mobile homes: $57,634; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $1,731

Median gross rent in 2017: $642.

March 2019 cost of living index in Hernando: 77.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 21.4%
(21.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.7% for Black residents, 29.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 52.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Hernando, FL (2017)
    • 8,46986.5%White alone
    • 5986.1%Hispanic
    • 2772.8%Asian alone
    • 1051.1%Two or more races
    • 981.0%Black alone
    • 190.2%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Florida and other state lists, there were 42 registered sex offenders living in Hernando, Florida as of August 05, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Hernando is 229 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (23.2%), German (11.8%), English (11.3%), Irish (9.3%), Italian (7.2%), French (3.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 50 feet

Land area: 31.5 square miles.

Population density: 288 people per square mile   (very low).

Hernando, Florida map

420 residents are foreign born (2.7% Europe, 0.8% Asia, 0.5% Latin America).

This place:

4.4%
Florida:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $705 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $668 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spring Hill, FL (32.9 miles , pop. 69,078).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tampa, FL (66.5 miles , pop. 303,447).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (786.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Citrus Hills, FL (2.1 miles ),
Inverness Highlands North, FL (2.1 miles ),
Beverly Hills, FL (2.2 miles ),
Pine Ridge, FL (2.5 miles ),
Inverness, FL (2.6 miles ),
Citrus Springs, FL (2.6 miles ),
Black Diamond, FL (2.7 miles ),
Lecanto, FL (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 28.93 N, Longitude: 82.37 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,566 (-16.2%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 499 (18.0%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 352

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

Hernando tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.9%
Florida:

3.3%
Most common industries in Hernando, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (15.9%)
  • Health care (14.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.6%)
  • Public administration (5.5%)
  • Educational services (5.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.8%)
  • Truck transportation (3.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (28.2%)
  • Truck transportation (5.4%)
  • Public administration (5.2%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.7%)
  • Health care (4.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.4%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (24.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.1%)
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.3%)
  • Public administration (5.7%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.6%)
  • Construction (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Hernando, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.7%)
  • Carpenters (3.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Carpenters (6.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.4%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.1%)
  • Cashiers (5.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.6%)

Average climate in Hernando, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Hernando, Florida environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 48.9. This is significantly better than average.

City:

48.9
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 21.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.4
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Hernando-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Florida state average. It is 24% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/9/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.7 miles away from the Hernando place center killed 3 people and injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 12/31/1975, a category F3 tornado 16.2 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 26 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hernando-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Florida state average. It is 96% 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 320.0 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 330.2 miles away from Hernando center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 304.8 miles away from Hernando center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 341.9 miles away from Hernando 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 280.7 miles away from the city 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 314.9 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 Citrus County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Floods: 3, Tropical Storms: 3, Fires: 2, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Freeze: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hernando topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Hernando:

  • WOODLAND TERRACE OF CITRUS COUNTY (124 W NORVELL BRYANT HWY)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Hernando:

  • ULTIMATE NURSING CARE, LLC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; BEVERLY HILLS, FL)
  • HEALTH CENTER AT BRENTWOOD (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; LECANTO, FL)
  • INVERNESS DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; INVERNESS, FL)
  • ARBOR TRAIL REHAB AND SKILLED NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; INVERNESS, FL)
  • HERITAGE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; INVERNESS, FL)
  • DIAMOND RIDGE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; LECANTO, FL)
  • HERITAGE BEVERLY HILLS (Hospital, about 7 miles away; LECANTO, FL)

Airports located in Hernando:

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Operable nuclear power plant near Hernando:

  • 14 miles: Crystal River 3 in Crystal River, FL.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hernando:

  • Rasmussen College-Florida (about 19 miles; Ocala, FL; Full-time enrollment: 5,736)
  • College of Central Florida (about 21 miles; Ocala, FL; FT enrollment: 6,103)
  • Lake-Sumter State College (about 36 miles; Leesburg, FL; FT enrollment: 2,983)
  • Saint Leo University (about 42 miles; Saint Leo, FL; FT enrollment: 14,572)
  • Pasco-Hernando Community College (about 49 miles; New Port Richey, FL; FT enrollment: 7,030)
  • University of Florida (about 50 miles; Gainesville, FL; FT enrollment: 43,357)
  • Santa Fe College (about 53 miles; Gainesville, FL; FT enrollment: 11,819)

Public elementary/middle schools in Hernando:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Hernando: Stokes Ferry (A), Seacoll (B), Harrison (C), Felicia (D), Calphos (E), Bevens (F), Quail Run Community Center (G), Quail Run Water Treatment Facility (H), Holder Community Center (I), Progress Energy Electric Substation (J), Citrus County Fire Rescue Station 5 (K), Citrus County Sheriffs Office-Substation (L), Citrus Hills Electric Substation (M), Citrus County Fire Rescue Station 15 (N). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Hernando include: Hernando Church of the Nazarene (A), Saint Raphael Orthodox Church (B), Christ Way Fellowship (C), Citrus Family Worship Center (D), Mount Zion AME Church (E), Church of the Living God (F), Mount Carmel Missionary Baptist Church (G), Spanish Church House of Prayer (H), First Hispanic Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Hernando Cemetery (1), Burke Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Twomile Prairie Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Hernando: Hernando Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Beach: Hernando Beach and Community Park (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Air Orlando Charter Inc (Tours & Charters; 400 West Herndon Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotels: Best Western Citrus Hills Ldge (350 East Norvell Bryant Highwa) (1), Booth Willie James (2355 North Florida Avenue) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Citrus 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 Hernando and their reported violations in the past:

WATSON'S FISH CAMP (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
T-BACK'S BAR (FORMERLY G.P.'S LOUNGE) (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2007, Contaminant: Coliform
HERNANDO SUPER STOP (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-15-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-15-2013), St Public Notif received (MAR-15-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-20-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-15-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-15-2013), St Public Notif received (MAR-15-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-20-2013)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In DEC-01-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-15-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-15-2013), St Public Notif received (MAR-15-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-20-2013)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In DEC-01-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-15-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-15-2013), St Public Notif received (MAR-15-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-20-2013)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
SAMANTHA'S CAFE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUN-01-2014, Contaminant: E. COLI

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

  • RED'S RESTAURANT, INC. (Population served: 45, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • W 200 BUSINESS CENTER/V.F.W. (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • KWIK STOP CHEVRON (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This place:

2.2 people
Florida:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

64.0%
Whole state:

65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

8.1%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
22 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness in 2010
8 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Hernando (2011 data):

  • BRANNEN BANK: Hernando Branch at 2519 East Florida Avenue, branch established on 1993/05/04. Info updated 2008/03/04: Bank assets: $404.4 mil, Deposits: $360.8 mil, headquarters in Inverness, FL, positive income, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Brannen Banks Of Florida, Inc.
  • SunTrust Bank: Citrus Hills Branch at 2525 North Forest Ridge Boulevard, branch established on 1988/10/03. 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.
  • Nature Coast Bank: at 2455 North Citrus Hills Boulevard, branch established on 2005/03/07. Info updated 2008/12/04: Bank assets: $58.6 mil, Deposits: $51.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Hernando:

Marital status in Hernando, FL
  • Never married: 24.4%
  • Now married: 48.9%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 16.5%

For population 25 years and over in Hernando:

  • High school or higher: 88.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.6
Florida average:

12.0

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hernando, FL (based on Citrus County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant20,465100
Catholic13,6126
Mainline Protestant6,56915
Other1,88310
Black Protestant4414
Orthodox2462
None98,020-
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: 19
Citrus County:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
This county:

1.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
Here:

3.43 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 86
Citrus County:

6.15 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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

11.3%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

26.2%
State:

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

12.0%
Florida:

14.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

53.4%
Florida:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

49.8%
State:

48.5%

Average BMI:
Hernando:

28.8
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.4%
State:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.5%
Florida:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.0
Florida:

6.9

Overweight people:
Hernando:

37.4%
State:

34.8%

General health condition:
This city:

56.8%
Florida:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Hernando:

74.8%
Florida:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hernando, FL Residents

8.83% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($51,775 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.83%
Florida average:

7.69%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($307 average AGI)
Citrus County:

0.04%
Florida average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Marion County, FL  0.75% ($40,243 average AGI)
from Hernando County, FL  0.45% ($36,810)
from Pinellas County, FL  0.39% ($50,920)


6.02% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($40,361 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.02%
Florida average:

6.59%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($318 average AGI)
Citrus County:

0.04%
Florida average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Marion County, FL  0.68% ($35,953 average AGI)
to Hernando County, FL  0.34% ($35,847)
to Hillsborough County, FL  0.28% ($31,020)
Businesses in Hernando, FL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Publix Super Markets1
Burger King1Subway1
Domino's Pizza1U-Haul4
FedEx3UPS3
MasterBrand Cabinets3Walgreens1

Strongest AM radio stations in Hernando:

  • WRZN (720 AM; 10 kW; HERNANDO, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WINV (1560 AM; daytime; 7 kW; BEVERLY HILLS, FL; Owner: WGUL-FM, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WCFI (1290 AM; 10 kW; OCALA, FL; Owner: VECTOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDYZ (990 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WQYK (1010 AM; 50 kW; SEFFNER, FL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TAMPA)
  • WMGG (820 AM; 50 kW; LARGO, FL; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ST. PETERSBURG LICENSEE)
  • WONQ (1030 AM; 45 kW; OVIEDO, FL; Owner: FLORIDA BROADCASTERS)
  • WQBQ (1410 AM; 10 kW; LEESBURG, FL)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WOCA (1370 AM; 5 kW; OCALA, FL; Owner: WESTSHORE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFLA (970 AM; 25 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hernando:

  • WXCV (95.3 FM; HOMOSASSA SPRINGS, FL; Owner: WXOF, INC.)
  • WOGK (93.7 FM; OCALA, FL; Owner: OCALA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WAQV (90.9 FM; CRYSTAL RIVER, FL; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WHGN (91.9 FM; CRYSTAL RIVER, FL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WJUF (90.1 FM; INVERNESS, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA)
  • WKTK (98.5 FM; CRYSTAL RIVER, FL; Owner: ENTERCOM GAINESVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLMS (88.3 FM; LECANTO, FL; Owner: THE BP OF DIOCESE OF ST. P/BURG FL.)
  • W215AJ (90.9 FM; CRYSTAL RIVER, ETC., FL; Owner: MARION COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WXOF (96.3 FM; YANKEETOWN, FL; Owner: WGUL-FM, INC)
  • WMFQ (92.9 FM; OCALA, FL; Owner: ASTERISK COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WTRS (102.3 FM; DUNNELLON, FL; Owner: ASTERISK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WXXL (106.7 FM; TAVARES, FL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDUV (105.5 FM; NEW PORT RICHEY, FL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WIFL (104.3 FM; INGLIS, FL; Owner: SEVEN RIVERS BROADCAST MINISTRY, INC.)
  • WSKY-FM (97.3 FM; MICANOPY, FL; Owner: ENTERCOM GAINESVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWKO (91.3 FM; BELLEVIEW, FL; Owner: WALKER INFORMATION & ED INSTITUTE INC)
  • WGUL-FM (106.3 FM; BEVERLY HILLS, FL; Owner: WGUL-FM, INC.)
  • WHIJ (88.1 FM; OCALA, FL; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W244BC (96.7 FM; OCALA, FL; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC)
  • WJIK-LP (100.1 FM; INVERNESS, FL; Owner: STANDING IN THE GAP INC)

TV broadcast stations around Hernando:

  • W61AK (Channel 61; INVERNESS, FL; Owner: VIACOM INTERNATIONAL INC.)
  • WYKE-LP (Channel 49; INGLIS/YANKEETOWN, FL; Owner: CITRUS COUNTY ASSOCIATION FOR RETARDED CITIZENS, INC)
  • WOGX (Channel 51; OCALA, FL; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCJB-TV (Channel 20; GAINESVILLE, FL; Owner: DIVERSIFIED BROADCASTING, INC.)
Hernando fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Hernando fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 13ft / 4.4mTotal length
  • $455,000Total costs
  • 17,354Total average daily traffic
  • 1,039Total average daily truck traffic
  • 29,569Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

58 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Hernando)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 1 Km Sw (Lat: 28.889139 Lon: -82.382861), Type: Tower, Structure height: 122 m, Call Sign: WNHH859, Licensee ID: L01422065,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.480 MHz, Grant Date: 02/16/2001, Expiration Date: 01/11/2011, Cancellation Date: 02/26/2011, Certifier: Shawn E Endsley, Registrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 3000 Technology Dr. #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-0000, Fax: (972) 801-1699, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • .1 Mi E Of Us 41 (Lat: 28.902194 Lon: -82.375917), Type: Pole, Structure height: 5 m, Call Sign: WPJR272,
    Assigned Frequencies: 169.425 MHz, 169.475 MHz, Grant Date: 11/28/2011, Expiration Date: 09/16/2021, Cancellation Date: 09/06/2012, Certifier: Granville H Kinsman, Registrant: New Wave Licensing Services, Inc., 517 Sachs Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0910, Fax: (717) 334-4739, Email:
  • Lat: 28.900250 Lon: -82.394806, Call Sign: WPMI384,
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.525 MHz, 457.550 MHz, 457.575 MHz, 457.600 MHz, 467.775 MHz, Grant Date: 08/01/2013, Expiration Date: 08/04/2023, Certifier: David Hoggard, Registrant: Citrus Hills Golf And Country Club, LLC, 2476 N. Essex Avenue, Hernando, FL 34446, Phone: (352) 746-6060, Fax: (352) 746-6801, Email:
  • Citrus Hills (Lat: 28.891250 Lon: -82.438972), Call Sign: WPYP813,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.187 MHz, 457.562 MHz, 457.537 MHz, 456.337 MHz, 462.212 MHz, Grant Date: 09/24/2003, Expiration Date: 09/24/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/05/2007, Certifier: Robert Yurich, Registrant: Prolink Solutions, 410 S. Benson Lane, Chandler, AZ 85224, Phone: (480) 961-8800, Fax: (480) 961-2009, Email:
  • LAKEVIEW VILLAS LS, Approx. 86 M W Of 1615 Sr486 (Lat: 28.895889 Lon: -82.460889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WQHM498,
    Assigned Frequencies: 219.800 MHz, Grant Date: 06/28/2017, Expiration Date: 09/10/2027, Certifier: Susan Metcalfe, Registrant: Data Flow Systems, Inc, 605 N John Rodes Blvd., Melbourne, FL 32934, Phone: (321) 259-5009, Fax: (321) 259-4006, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • Various Locations (Lat: 28.630528 Lon: -82.525917), Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPJB780,
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.306 MHz, Grant Date: 10/07/2010, Expiration Date: 11/07/2020, Registrant: Withlacoochee River Electric Cooperative Inc., 14651 21st Street, Dade City, FL 33523, Phone: (352) 567-5133, Email:
  • FOREST RG ES, 2927 N. Forest Ridge Blvd (Lat: 28.904722 Lon: -82.445000), Type: Pole, Structure height: 42.6 m, Overall height: 43.6 m, Call Sign: WQID918,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17965.0 MHz, Grant Date: 01/15/2008, Expiration Date: 01/15/2018, Cancellation Date: 08/19/2011, Certifier: Scott Smyth, Registrant: Trillion Partners, Inc., 9208 Waterford Centre Blvd. Suite 150, Austin, TX 78758, Phone: (512) 334-4100, Fax: (512) 334-4099, Email:
  • 1 Mi Sw Of Hernando (Lat: 28.889139 Lon: -82.382861), Structure height: 129.8 m, Call Sign: WGV782,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2025.00 MHz, Grant Date: 12/09/1988, Expiration Date: 08/01/1998, Cancellation Date: 09/28/1995, Registrant: Wtog-Tv, Inc., 3415 University Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55114
  • 2840 N. Essex Ave. (Lat: 28.899417 Lon: -82.434528), Overall height: 11 m, Call Sign: WLJ898, Licensee ID: L00021557,
    Assigned Frequencies: 947.875 MHz, 948.125 MHz, Grant Date: 11/09/1992, Expiration Date: 02/01/2020, Registrant: Wgul-Fm, Inc., 13825 Us Hwy 19, Suite 400, Hudson, FL 34667

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 0.9 Miles Sw Of (Lat: 28.889139 Lon: -82.382861), Call Sign: KDS942,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.700 MHz, 75.6600 MHz, Grant Date: 04/27/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 08/16/2001, Registrant: Joyce & Jacobs, 1019 19th Street, Nw Fourteenth Floor, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-0100

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

139 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hernando)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

5 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Hernando)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

46 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 41. The highest number of reported fires - 65 took place in 2006, and the least - 3 in 2002. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Hernando, FL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (42.9%), and Structure Fires (31.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Hernando, FL
    • 29842.9%Outside Fires
    • 21631.1%Structure Fires
    • 12918.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 517.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hernando, FL
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hernando, FL
  • 93.6%Electricity
  • 3.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.8%Wood
  • 0.7%Utility gas
  • 0.6%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hernando, FL
  • 82.8%Electricity
  • 12.8%No fuel used
  • 2.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Hernando compared to Florida state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Hernando on our top lists:

  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: other services, except public administration (population 5,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of mobile homes (2,000+ housing units)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: personal care and service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: real estate and rental and leasing (population 5,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: health technologists and technicians (population 5,000+)"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest residents (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #45 (34442) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of returns reporting salary or wage in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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