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Population (year 2000): 22,797. Estimated population in July 2005: 42,253 (+85.3% change)
Males: 10,895 (47.8%), Females: 11,902 (52.2%)

Zip codes:

Median resident age: 40.8 years
Median household income: $36,560 (year 2000)
Median house value: $84,200 (year 2000)

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Races in North Port:

  • White Non-Hispanic (90.5%)
  • Black (4.2%)
  • Hispanic (3.2%)
  • Two or more races (1.7%)
  • Other race (0.7%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)

Ancestries: German (21.7%), Irish (15.8%), English (11.8%), Italian (8.5%), United States (8.2%), French (4.9%).Port, Florida

Elevation: 11 feet

Land area: 74.8 square miles

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For population 25 years and over in North Port

  • High school or higher: 80.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 28.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in North Port city

  • Never married: 15.6%
  • Now married: 62.2%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 9.5%
  • Divorced: 11.0%

12.1% Foreign born (7.4% Europe, 3.4% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +10,749 (+89.2%).


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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: FL Sarasota, (31.2 miles pop. 52,715).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Petersburg, FL St. (60.1 miles pop. 248,232).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: TX Houston, (926.7 miles pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Mineral Springs, FL (6.8 miles Warm Charlotte, FL (6.9 miles Port Harbor, FL Charlotte (10.3 miles Heights, FL (12.6 miles Harbour FL (13.1 miles Solana, Gorda, FL Punta (13.4 miles FL Plantation, (13.6 miles FL Rotonda, (14.1 miles


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 403 buildings, average cost: $114,500
  • 1997: 399 buildings, average cost: $116,000
  • 1998: 460 buildings, average cost: $116,100
  • 1999: 621 buildings, average cost: $118,600
  • 2000: 835 buildings, average cost: $119,800
  • 2001: 1168 buildings, average cost: $121,700
  • 2002: 1415 buildings, average cost: $134,600
  • 2003: 2054 buildings, average cost: $127,700
  • 2004: 3510 buildings, average cost: $123,400
  • 2005: 4641 buildings, average cost: $127,800

Latitude: 27.07 N, Longitude: 82.17 W

Area code: 941


Industries providing employment: Retail trade (19.7%), Educational,health and social services (18.3%), Construction (12.5%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -6,277 (-27.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,648 (17.5%)

Crime in North Port (2001):
  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 11 rapes (47.0 per 100,000)
  • 3 robberies (12.8 per 100,000)
  • 52 assaults (222.3 per 100,000)
  • 130 burglaries (555.8 per 100,000)
  • 363 thefts (1552.1 per 100,000)
  • 17 auto thefts (72.7 per 100,000)
  • crime index = 178.4 (higher means more crime, US average = 330.8)

Crime in North Port (2002):
  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 11 rapes (46.1 per 100,000)
  • 7 robberies (29.4 per 100,000)
  • 46 assaults (193.0 per 100,000)
  • 156 burglaries (654.4 per 100,000)
  • 436 thefts (1828.9 per 100,000)
  • 36 auto thefts (151.0 per 100,000)
  • crime index = 205.9 (higher means more crime, US average = 328.4)

Average climate in North Port, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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North Port-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Florida state average. It is 62% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/17/1985, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.0 miles away from the North Port city center killed 2 people and injured 45 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 12/3/1971, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 3.2 miles away from the city center injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.


Hospitals/medical centers near North Port:
  • FAWCETT MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 8 miles; PORT CHARLOTTE, FL)
  • ST JOSEPH HOSPITAL PORT CHARLOTTE (about 8 miles; PORT CHARLOTTE, FL)
  • CHARLOTTE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 14 miles; PUNTA GORDA, FL)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to North Port:
  • CHARLOTTE COUNTY (about 17 miles; PUNTA GORDA, FL; ID: PGD)
  • SARASOTA/BRADENTON INTL (about 35 miles; SARASOTA/BRADENTON, FL; ID: SRQ)
  • SOUTHWEST FLORIDA INTL (about 47 miles; FORT MYERS, FL; ID: RSW)
Other public-use airports nearest to North Port:
  • BUCHAN (about 15 miles; ENGLEWOOD, FL; ID: X36)
  • VENICE MUNI (about 19 miles; VENICE, FL; ID: VNC)
  • SHELL CREEK AIRPARK (about 21 miles; PUNTA GORDA, FL; ID: F13)

Amtrak station near North Port:
  • 10 miles: PORT CHARLOTTE (909 KINGS HWY.) - Bus Station. Services: public payphones.
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
Other and Unallocable 28 $80,122 $34,338 0 $0
Water Supply 33 $92,862 $33,768 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 0 $0   4 $4,127
Sewerage 4 $13,235 $39,705 0 $0
Solid Waste Management 18 $42,425 $28,283 0 $0
Welfare 1 $3,232 $38,784 0 $0
Streets and Highways 46 $115,991 $30,258 0 $0
Fire - Other 2 $5,365 $32,190 0 $0
Firefighters 47 $206,115 $52,625 0 $0
Police - Other 16 $41,397 $31,047 10 $3,578
Police Protection - Officers 41 $149,613 $43,789 0 $0
Other Government Administration 24 $78,300 $39,150 0 $0
Financial Administration 13 $37,673 $34,775 0 $0
Totals for Government 273 $866,332 $38,080 14 $7,705
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to North Port:
  • MANATEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 38 miles; BRADENTON, FL; Full-time enrollment: 4,539)
  • FLORIDA GULF COAST UNIVERSITY (about 39 miles; FT MYERS, FL; FT enrollment: 2,466)
  • EDISON COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 40 miles; FT MYERS, FL; FT enrollment: 5,032)
  • HILLSBOROUGH COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 64 miles; TAMPA, FL; FT enrollment: 9,630)
  • UNIVERSITY OF TAMPA (about 64 miles; TAMPA, FL; FT enrollment: 2,963)
  • TRAVIS TECHNICAL CENTER (about 67 miles; LAKELAND, FL; FT enrollment: 2,057)
  • UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA (about 71 miles; TAMPA, FL; FT enrollment: 26,221)
Public high school in North Port:
  • NORTH PORT HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,509; Location: 6400 W PRICE BOULEVARD; Grades: 09 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in North Port:
  • HERON CREEK MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 1,535; Location: 6501 W PRICE BOULEVARD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • GLENALLEN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 1,101; Location: 7050 GLENALLEN BOULEVARD; Grades: PK - 05)
  • TOLEDO BLADE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 1,045; Location: 1201 GERANIUM AVENUE; Grades: PK - 05)
  • CRANBERRY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 583; Location: 1212 KNOTTY PINE AVE; Grades: PK - 05)

Notable location: Flying A Ranch (A).

Lake: Little Salt Spring (A).

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Big Slough (A).


North Port compared to Florida state average:
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above 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 significantly below 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.
  • Population density below state average for cities.
Strongest AM radio stations in North Port:
  • WAMR (1320 AM; 5 kW; VENICE, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKII (1070 AM; 3 kW; SOLANA, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWCN (770 AM; 10 kW; NORTH FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: WJPT LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPTK (1200 AM; 10 kW; PINE ISLAND CENTER, FL; Owner: FORT MYERS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • WFLF (540 AM; 50 kW; PINE HILLS, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLSS (930 AM; 5 kW; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: WGUL-FM, INC.)
  • WIBQ (1220 AM; 5 kW; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: NOVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQTM (740 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJNA (640 AM; 38 kW; ROYAL PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: SOUTH FLORIDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WFLA (970 AM; 25 kW; TAMPA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WENG (1530 AM; daytime; 1 kW; ENGLEWOOD, FL)
Strongest FM radio stations in North Port:
  • WBCG (98.9 FM; MURDOCK, FL; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WHPT (102.5 FM; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WIKX (92.9 FM; CHARLOTTE HARBOR, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WINK-FM (96.9 FM; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: FORT MYERS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSMR (89.1 FM; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WDDV (92.1 FM; VENICE, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTZB (105.9 FM; ENGLEWOOD, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WXKB (103.9 FM; CAPE CORAL, FL; Owner: WXKB LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRXK-FM (96.1 FM; BONITA SPRINGS, FL; Owner: WRXK LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJIS (88.1 FM; BRADENTON, FL; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WCKT (100.1 FM; PORT CHARLOTTE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCVU (104.9 FM; SOLANA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSJT (94.1 FM; LAKELAND, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WVIJ (91.7 FM; PORT CHARLOTTE, FL; Owner: PORT CHARLOTTE EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • WZSP (105.3 FM; NOCATEE, FL; Owner: HEARTLAND BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WSRZ-FM (107.9 FM; CORAL COVE, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WWRM (94.9 FM; TAMPA, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WPOI (101.5 FM; ST. PETERSBURG, FL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGCU-FM (90.1 FM; FT. MYERS, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, FLORIDA GULF COAST UNIVERSITY)
  • WSEB (91.3 FM; ENGLEWOOD, FL; Owner: SUNCOAST EDUCATIONAL B/CNG CORP.)
TV broadcast stations around North Port:
  • WVEA-TV (Channel 62; VENICE, FL; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • W17CK (Channel 17; PORT CHARLOTTE, FL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WINK-TV (Channel 11; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: FORT MYERS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFTX (Channel 36; CAPE CORAL, FL; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WTVK (Channel 46; NAPLES, FL; Owner: ACME TELEVISION LICENSES OF FLORIDA, LLC)
  • WBBH-TV (Channel 20; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: WATERMAN BROADCASTING CORP. OF FLORIDA)
  • WRXY-TV (Channel 49; TICE, FL; Owner: WEST COAST CHRISTIAN TELEVISION, INC)
  • W56CN (Channel 56; VENICE, FL; Owner: WMOR-TV COMPANY)
  • WEDU (Channel 3; TAMPA, FL; Owner: FLORIDA WEST COAST PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGCU (Channel 30; FT. MYERS, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, FLORIDA GULF COAST UNIVERSITY)
  • 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)
  • W48CN (Channel 48; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WWSB (Channel 40; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCAST CORPORATION OF SARASOTA)

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