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Population (year 2000): 10,767. Estimated population in July 2005: 11,262 (+4.6% change)
Males: 5,153 (47.9%), Females: 5,614 (52.1%)

Zip code:

Median resident age: 46.9 years
Median household income: $53,038 (year 2000)
Median house value: $250,300 (year 2000)

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Races in Lighthouse Point:

  • White Non-Hispanic (93.5%)
  • Hispanic (4.2%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)

Ancestries: Irish (18.8%), Italian (17.6%), German (16.4%), English (14.9%), United States (6.5%), Polish (5.3%).

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Land area: 2.3 square miles

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For population 25 years and over in Lighthouse Point

  • High school or higher: 90.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 36.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 24.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lighthouse Point city

  • Never married: 15.1%
  • Now married: 61.3%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 9.9%
  • Divorced: 12.8%

13.5% Foreign born (6.8% Europe, 3.4% Latin America, 1.5% North America, 1.5% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +277 (+2.6%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Beach, FL (3.0 miles Deerfield pop. 64,583).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: FL Hialeah, (31.9 miles pop. 226,419).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: PA Philadelphia, (1008.1 miles pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Beach Highlands, FL (1.2 miles Pompano Manor-Cresthaven, FL (1.4 miles Collier Beach, FL (1.5 miles Hillsboro Estates, FL (2.0 miles Pompano Green, FL (2.2 miles Kendall FL (2.3 miles Tedder, FL Leisureville, (2.5 miles Lomond, FL (2.8 miles Loch


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 10 buildings, average cost: $203,200
  • 1997: 13 buildings, average cost: $211,300
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $277,300
  • 1999: 36 buildings, average cost: $266,300
  • 2000: 46 buildings, average cost: $310,400
  • 2001: 32 buildings, average cost: $318,900
  • 2002: 35 buildings, average cost: $370,900
  • 2003: 48 buildings, average cost: $394,900
  • 2004: 23 buildings, average cost: $354,600
  • 2005: 40 buildings, average cost: $411,000

Latitude: 26.27 N, Longitude: 80.09 W


Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (16.5%), Retail trade (15.3%), Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (12.6%), Finance,insurance,real estate,and rental and leasing (12.5%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,723 (-16.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 811 (15.4%)


 

Crime in Lighthouse Point by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 1 0 1 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 9.3 0.0 9.3 0.0
Rapes 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Robberies 3 3 4 7 4 7
    per 100,000 27.9 27.9 37.2 65.0 37.2 65.0
Assaults 7 14 5 13 11 8
    per 100,000 65.0 130.0 46.4 120.7 102.2 74.3
Burglaries 35 46 37 50 55 37
    per 100,000 325.1 427.2 343.6 464.4 510.8 343.6
Thefts 158 180 156 195 159 204
    per 100,000 1467.4 1671.8 1448.9 1811.1 1476.7 1894.7
Auto thefts 25 22 14 21 23 27
    per 100,000 232.2 204.3 130.0 195.0 213.6 250.8
121.4 147.5 122.1 164.2 152.8 154.3


Average climate in Lighthouse Point, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Lighthouse Point-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Florida state average. It is 6% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/1/1980, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.8 miles away from the Lighthouse Point city center killed one person and injured 33 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 2/23/1965, a category 3 tornado 7.5 miles away from the city center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.


Hospitals/medical centers near Lighthouse Point:
  • NORTH BROWARD MEDICAL CENTER (about 2 miles; POMPANO BEACH, FL)
  • BOCA RATON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL INC (about 5 miles; BOCA RATON, FL)
  • ATLANTIC SHORES HOSPITAL (about 6 miles; FORT LAUDERDALE, FL)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Lighthouse Point:
  • FORT LAUDERDALE/HOLLYWOOD INTL (about 15 miles; FORT LAUDERDALE, FL; ID: FLL)
  • PALM BEACH INTL (about 27 miles; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; ID: PBI)
  • MIAMI INTL (about 37 miles; MIAMI, FL; ID: MIA)
Other public-use airports nearest to Lighthouse Point:
  • POMPANO BEACH AIRPARK (about 3 miles; POMPANO BEACH, FL; ID: PMP)
  • BOCA RATON (about 7 miles; BOCA RATON, FL; ID: BCT)
  • FORT LAUDERDALE EXECUTIVE (about 9 miles; FORT LAUDERDALE, FL; ID: FXE)

Amtrak stations near Lighthouse Point:
  • 4 miles: DEERFIELD BEACH (1300 W. HILLSBORO BLVD.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 13 miles: FORT LAUDERDALE (200 SW 21ST TERRACE). Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 13 miles: DELRAY BEACH (345 S. CONGRESS AVE.). Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 7 $30,248 $51,853 0 $0
Police - Other 9 $23,364 $31,152 5 $2,276
Firefighters 25 $107,680 $51,686 0 $0
Other and Unallocable 6 $17,088 $34,176 1 $1,692
Local Libraries 4 $13,302 $39,906 3 $3,197
Transit 0 $0   2 $2,340
Parks and Recreation 4 $14,869 $44,607 5 $2,506
Streets and Highways 16 $45,770 $34,327 0 $0
Fire - Other 1 $3,035 $36,420 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 31 $151,032 $58,464 0 $0
Other Government Administration 0 $0   2 $1,975
Totals for Government 103 $406,389 $47,346 18 $13,986


Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lighthouse Point:
  • FLORIDA ATLANTIC UNIVERSITY-BOCA RATON (about 8 miles; BOCA RATON, FL; Full-time enrollment: 14,311)
  • KEISER COLLEGE (about 9 miles; Ft. Lauderdale, FL; FT enrollment: 2,879)
  • BROWARD COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 11 miles; FT LAUDERDALE, FL; FT enrollment: 12,747)
  • ART INSTITUTE OF FORT LAUDERDALE (about 13 miles; FT LAUDERDALE, FL; FT enrollment: 2,488)
  • NOVA SOUTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY (about 17 miles; FT LAUDERDALE, FL; FT enrollment: 12,554)
  • PALM BEACH COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 24 miles; LAKE WORTH, FL; FT enrollment: 8,390)
  • PALM BEACH ATLANTIC COLLEGE-WEST PALM BEACH (about 27 miles; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; FT enrollment: 2,109)
Library in Lighthouse Point:
  • LIGHTHOUSE POINT LIBRARY (Operating income: $362,313; Location: 2200 N.E. 38TH STREET; 44,950 books; 900 audio materials; 2,567 video materials; 168 serial subscriptions)

Notable location: Rivertowne Square (A).

Shopping Center: Beacon Light Shopping Center (1).

Churches in Lighthouse Point include: Saint Colemans Catholic Church (A), Saint Philips Episcopal Church (B), Trinity Church (C).

Parks in Lighthouse Point include: Dan Witt Park (1), Placid Park (2), Venetian Park (3).


Lighthouse Point compared to Florida state average:
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Lighthouse Point:
  • WWNN (1470 AM; 50 kW; POMPANO BEACH, FL; Owner: WWNN LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLVJ (1040 AM; 25 kW; BOYNTON BEACH, FL; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL BOYNTON BEACH, INC.)
  • WFTL (850 AM; 50 kW; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES II, L.L.C.)
  • WRFX (940 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAQI (710 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: LICENSE CORPORATION #1)
  • WWFE (670 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: FENIX BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WNMA (1210 AM; 49 kW; MIAMI SPRINGS, FL; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF MIAMI LICENSE CORP.)
  • WEXY (1520 AM; 4 kW; WILTON MANORS, FL; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHSR (980 AM; 5 kW; POMPANO BEACH, FL; Owner: WWNN LICENSE, LLC)
  • WSRF (1580 AM; 10 kW; FORT LAUDERDALE, FL; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF FLORIDA, LLC)
  • WSUA (1260 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: WSUA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJNA (640 AM; 38 kW; ROYAL PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: SOUTH FLORIDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WDJA (1420 AM; 5 kW; DELRAY BEACH, FL; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL DELRAY BEACH, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lighthouse Point:
  • WEDR (99.1 FM; MIAMI, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WAFG (90.3 FM; FORT LAUDERDALE, FL; Owner: WESTMINSTER ACADEMY)
  • WEAT-FM (104.3 FM; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WBGG-FM (105.9 FM; FORT LAUDERDALE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHYI-FM (100.7 FM; FORT LAUDERDALE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKIS (99.9 FM; BOCA RATON, FL; Owner: WKIS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRMA (106.7 FM; FORT LAUDERDALE, FL; Owner: WRMA LICENSING, INC.)
  • WXEL (90.7 FM; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: BARRY TELECOMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRMF (97.9 FM; PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: PBB LICENSES, LLC)
  • WFLC (97.3 FM; MIAMI, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WPYM (93.1 FM; MIAMI, FL; Owner: COX RADIO-MIAMI, LLC)
  • WHQT (105.1 FM; CORAL GABLES, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WLVE (93.9 FM; MIAMI BEACH, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMIB (103.5 FM; FORT LAUDERDALE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMXJ (102.7 FM; POMPANO BEACH, FL; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS CO. OF FLORIDA)
  • WPOW (96.5 FM; MIAMI, FL; Owner: WPOW LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZTA (94.9 FM; MIAMI BEACH, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLRN-FM (91.3 FM; MIAMI, FL; Owner: THE SCHOOL BOARD OF MIAMI - DADE COUNTY, FL)
  • WXDJ (95.7 FM; NORTH MIAMI BEACH, FL; Owner: WXDJ LICENSING, INC.)
  • WLYF (101.5 FM; MIAMI, FL; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS CO. OF FLORIDA)

TV broadcast stations around Lighthouse Point:
  • WDLP-CA (Channel 21; POMPANO BEACH, FL; Owner: WDLP BROADCASTING COMPANY, LLC)
  • WHDT-LP (Channel 44; MIAMI, FL; Owner: GUENTER MARKSTEINER)
  • WPTV (Channel 5; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFLX (Channel 29; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WXEL-TV (Channel 42; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: BARRY TELECOMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPBT (Channel 2; MIAMI, FL; Owner: COMMUNITY TV FOUNDATION OF S. FLORIDA, INC.)
  • WSVN (Channel 7; MIAMI, FL; Owner: SUNBEAM TELEVISION CORP.)
  • W58BU (Channel 58; HALLANDALE, FL; Owner: NBC STATIONS MANAGEMENT,INC.)
  • WPPB-TV (Channel 63; BOCA RATON, FL; Owner: THE SCHOOL BOARD OF BROWARD COUNTY, FLORIDA)
  • WHFT-TV (Channel 45; MIAMI, FL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF FLORIDA, INC.)
  • W24CA (Channel 24; MARATHON, FL; Owner: KEY COMMUNICATIONS OF TEXAS)
  • WAMI-TV (Channel 69; HOLLYWOOD, FL; Owner: TELEFUTURA MIAMI LLC)
  • WSCV (Channel 51; FORT LAUDERDALE, FL; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF FLORIDA LICENSE CORP.)
  • WLRN-TV (Channel 17; MIAMI, FL; Owner: THE SCHOOL BOARD OF MIAMI - DADE COUNTY, FL)
  • WPLG (Channel 10; MIAMI, FL; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, FLORIDA, INC.)
  • WPEC (Channel 12; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF FLORIDA, INC)
  • WLTV (Channel 23; MIAMI, FL; Owner: WLTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WBFS-TV (Channel 33; MIAMI, FL; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF MIAMI INC.)
  • WPXM (Channel 35; MIAMI, FL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WBZL (Channel 39; MIAMI, FL; Owner: CHANNEL 39, INC.)
  • WLMF-LP (Channel 53; MIAMI, FL; Owner: PAGING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • WFGC (Channel 61; PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: CHRISTIAN TELEVISION OF PALM BEACH COUNTY, INC.)
  • WPXP (Channel 67; LAKE WORTH, FL; Owner: PAXSON WEST PALM BEACH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTVJ (Channel 6; MIAMI, FL; Owner: NBC STATIONS MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WFUN-CA (Channel 48; MIAMI, ETC., FL; Owner: LOCALONE TEXAS, LTD.)

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