Key Vista, Florida

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Population in 2010: 1,757.
Males: 880  (50.1%)
Females: 877  (49.9%)
Median resident age:

49.8 years
Florida median age:

42.0 years
Estimated median household income in 2017: $51,347
Key Vista:

$51,347
FL:

$52,594

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,002

Key Vista CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $161,500
Key Vista:

$161,500
FL:

$214,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $182,140; detached houses: $218,010; townhouses or other attached units: $150,929; in 2-unit structures: $99,185; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $63,610; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $162,356; mobile homes: $61,809; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $68,192

Median gross rent in 2017: $2,221.

March 2019 cost of living index in Key Vista: 98.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 2.8%
(1.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 20.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Key Vista, FL (2017)
    • 1,51384.4%White alone
    • 854.7%Asian alone
    • 693.8%Hispanic
    • 663.7%Two or more races
    • 130.7%Black alone
    • 100.6%American Indian alone

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

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Ancestries: American (36.4%), Irish (9.7%), Polish (8.4%), Italian (6.8%), Greek (4.9%), German (4.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

256 residents are foreign born (9.8% Europe).

This place:

14.3%
Florida:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,212 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,484 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Palm Harbor, FL (7.7 miles , pop. 59,248).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tampa, FL (24.2 miles , pop. 303,447).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (770.4 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Beacon Square, FL (1.3 miles ),
Holiday, FL (1.4 miles ),
Elfers, FL (1.8 miles ),
Tarpon Springs, FL (1.8 miles ),
New Port Richey, FL (2.2 miles ),
Trinity, FL (2.5 miles ),
Port Richey, FL (2.5 miles ),
New Port Richey East, FL (2.6 miles )

Latitude: 28.19 N, Longitude: 82.77 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 727

Distribution of median household income in Key Vista, FL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Key Vista, FL in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.6%
Florida:

3.3%
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 62.5. This is about average.

City:

62.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2007 was 0.480. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.480
U.S.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.527. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.527
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.12. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.12
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 0.00268. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00268
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Key Vista-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Florida state average. It is 22% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/4/1966, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.1 miles away from the Key Vista place center killed 11 people and injured 530 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/4/1978, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.5 miles away from the place center killed 3 people and injured 94 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Key Vista-area historical earthquake activity is near 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 272.8 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 337.9 miles away from Key Vista center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 454.9 miles away from Key Vista center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 393.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 361.0 miles away from Key Vista 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 336.7 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 Pasco County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Floods: 4, Tropical Storms: 4, Storms: 3, Fires: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Freeze: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Key Vista:

  • ASERACARE HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; NEW PORT RICHEY, FL)
  • NOTHPOINT BEHVIORAL HEALTH CENTER (Hospital, about 3 miles away; TARPON SPRINGS, FL)
  • PENINSULA CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; TARPON SPRINGS, FL)
  • RIVER OAKS CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; TARPON SPRINGS, FL)
  • TARPON BAYOU CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; TARPON SPRINGS, FL)
  • TARPON HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; TARPON SPRINGS, FL)
  • GULF COAST KIDNEY CENTER - NEW PORT RICHEY (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; NEW PORT RICHEY, FL)

Amtrak stations near Key Vista:

  • 4 miles: NEW PORT RICHIE (NEW PORT RICHEY, 5015 U.S. 19) - Bus Station
  • 5 miles: TARPON SPRINGS (2337 U.S. 19) - Bus Station
  • 16 miles: CLEARWATER (20967 U.S. 19) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Key Vista:

  • Pasco-Hernando Community College (about 10 miles; New Port Richey, FL; Full-time enrollment: 7,030)
  • Strayer University-Florida (about 20 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 2,723)
  • St Petersburg College (about 21 miles; Clearwater, FL; FT enrollment: 21,467)
  • Ultimate Medical Academy-Tampa (about 23 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 16,672)
  • University of South Florida-Main Campus (about 24 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 35,920)
  • The University of Tampa (about 26 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 7,216)
  • Hillsborough Community College (about 27 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 19,838)

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Pasco County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.7 people
Florida:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

81.9%
Whole state:

65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

4.4%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Key Vista:

Marital status in Key Vista, FL
  • Never married: 15.0%
  • Now married: 75.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 1.8%
  • Divorced: 7.7%

For population 25 years and over in Key Vista:

  • High school or higher: 96.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
Florida average:

12.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Key Vista, FL (based on Pasco County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant42,599194
Catholic41,49713
Mainline Protestant12,37636
Other2,97922
Orthodox1,3503
Black Protestant6235
None363,273-
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: 64
Here:

1.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
Pasco County:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 49
This county:

1.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 117
This county:

2.54 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 219
Pasco County:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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

9.9%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

23.9%
State:

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

13.6%
Florida:

14.0%

10.77% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($51,132 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.77%
Florida average:

7.69%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($247 average AGI)
Pasco County:

0.04%
Florida average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Hillsborough County, FL  2.77% ($50,579 average AGI)
from Pinellas County, FL  1.64% ($42,907)
from Hernando County, FL  0.48% ($35,172)


7.75% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($47,287 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.75%
Florida average:

6.59%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($180 average AGI)
Pasco County:

0.04%
Florida average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Hillsborough County, FL  1.95% ($50,280 average AGI)
to Pinellas County, FL  1.14% ($50,068)
to Hernando County, FL  0.75% ($38,396)

Strongest AM radio stations in Key Vista:

  • WMGG (820 AM; 50 kW; LARGO, FL; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ST. PETERSBURG LICENSEE)
  • WFLA (970 AM; 25 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHNZ (1250 AM; 25 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WQYK (1010 AM; 50 kW; SEFFNER, FL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TAMPA)
  • WTBN (570 AM; 5 kW; PINELLAS PARK, FL; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLVU (1470 AM; 5 kW; DUNEDIN, FL; Owner: GENESIS COMMUNICATIONS OF TAMPA BAY, INC.)
  • WGUL (860 AM; 5 kW; DUNEDIN, FL; Owner: WGUL-FM, INC.)
  • WFLF (540 AM; 50 kW; PINE HILLS, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTMP (1150 AM; 10 kW; EGYPT LAKE, FL; Owner: TAMPA BROADCASTING, LTD.)
  • WTIS (1110 AM; daytime; 10 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: WTIS-AM, INC.)
  • WQTM (740 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDAE (620 AM; 5 kW; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLCC (760 AM; 10 kW; BRANDON, FL; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TAMPA LICENSEE)

Strongest FM radio stations in Key Vista:

  • WXTB (97.9 FM; CLEARWATER, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSUN-FM (97.1 FM; HOLIDAY, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC)
  • WDUV (105.5 FM; NEW PORT RICHEY, FL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WYFE (88.9 FM; TARPON SPRINGS, FL; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WLPJ (91.5 FM; NEW PORT RICHEY, FL; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK)
  • WBBY (107.3 FM; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WRBQ-FM (104.7 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WPOI (101.5 FM; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WWRM (94.9 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, 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.)
  • WSSR (95.7 FM; CLEARWATER, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WUSF (89.7 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF S. FLORIDA)
  • WYUU (92.5 FM; SAFETY HARBOR, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WBVM (90.5 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: BISHOP OF THE DIOCESE/ST. PETERSBURG)
  • WGUL-FM (106.3 FM; BEVERLY HILLS, FL; Owner: WGUL-FM, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Key Vista:

  • WTSP (Channel 10; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • W36CO (Channel 36; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W48AY (Channel 48; OLDSMAR, FL; Owner: AMKA BROADCAST NETWORK, INC.)
  • WEDU (Channel 3; TAMPA, FL; Owner: FLORIDA WEST COAST PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W18DB (Channel 18; PORT RICHEY, ETC., FL; Owner: WMOR-TV COMPANY)
  • WFLA-TV (Channel 8; TAMPA, FL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFTS-TV (Channel 28; TAMPA, FL; Owner: TAMPA BAY TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WTOG (Channel 44; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: VIACOM INTERNATIONAL INC.)
  • WXPX (Channel 66; BRADENTON, FL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATION LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • 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)
  • WTVT (Channel 13; TAMPA, FL; Owner: TVT LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCLF (Channel 22; CLEARWATER, FL; Owner: CHRISTIAN TELEVISION CORPORATION, INC.)
  • W33CC (Channel 33; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WTAM-LP (Channel 6; TAMPA, FL; Owner: U.S. INTERACTIVE, L.L.C.)
  • WRMD-LP (Channel 57; TAMPA, FL; Owner: ZGS TELEVISION OF TAMPA, INC.)
  • W61AI (Channel 61; ROCK HARBOR, FL; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WARP-CA (Channel 20; TAMPA-ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: SUNSHINE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WVEA-LP (Channel 61; TAMPA, FL; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WXAX-LP (Channel 26; CLEARWATER, FL; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WMOR-LP (Channel 63; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: WMOR-TV COMPANY)
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Key Vista, FL
  • 100.0%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Key Vista, FL
  • 100.0%Electricity


Key Vista compared to Florida state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Key Vista on our top lists:

  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Netherlands (population 500+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Romania (population 500+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Western Europe (population 500+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
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