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Population (year 2000): 38,291. Estimated population in July 2005: 47,257 (+23.4% change)
Males: 19,048 (49.7%), Females: 19,243 (50.3%)

Zip codes:

Median resident age: 32.5 years
Median household income: $31,163 (year 2000)
Median house value: $75,400 (year 2000)

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Races in Sanford:

  • White Non-Hispanic (54.6%)
  • Black (32.1%)
  • Hispanic (10.4%)
  • Other race (4.3%)
  • Two or more races (2.3%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (10.5%), Irish (9.0%), English (9.0%), United States (6.1%), Italian (4.5%), French (2.5%).Florida forum

Land area: 19.1 square miles

Sanford,

For population 25 years and over in Sanford

  • High school or higher: 76.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 25.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sanford city

  • Never married: 30.6%
  • Now married: 44.2%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 15.3%

5.8% Foreign born (3.5% Latin America, 1.0% Asia, 0.8% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +5,372 (+16.3%).


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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: FL (8.9 miles Deltona, pop. 69,543).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: FL Tampa, (99.5 miles pop. 303,447).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: PA Philadelphia, (882.0 miles pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: FL (3.3 miles Midway, Mary, FL (4.4 miles Lake FL (6.7 miles Heathrow, Bary, FL (6.7 miles De Springs, FL (6.9 miles Winter FL (7.9 miles Longwood, FL (8.9 miles Deltona, FL (9.7 miles Casselberry,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 128 buildings, average cost: $64,400
  • 1997: 126 buildings, average cost: $69,800
  • 1998: 147 buildings, average cost: $77,400
  • 1999: 231 buildings, average cost: $86,400
  • 2000: 327 buildings, average cost: $89,200
  • 2001: 132 buildings, average cost: $86,500
  • 2002: 125 buildings, average cost: $87,200
  • 2003: 524 buildings, average cost: $97,200
  • 2004: 686 buildings, average cost: $111,200
  • 2005: 1011 buildings, average cost: $122,800

Latitude: 28.79 N, Longitude: 81.28 W

Area codes: 407, 321


Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (17.6%), Retail trade (13.6%), Manufacturing (10.6%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +5,537 (+14.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 5,612 (33.8%)


 

Crime in Sanford by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002
Murders 4 1 2 3
    per 100,000 10.4 2.6 5.2 7.8
Rapes 34 24 20 22
    per 100,000 88.8 62.7 52.2 57.5
Robberies 145 118 141 117
    per 100,000 378.7 308.2 368.2 305.6
Assaults 401 439 416 129
    per 100,000 1047.2 1146.5 1086.4 336.9
Burglaries 662 764 765 553
    per 100,000 1728.9 1995.2 1997.9 1444.2
Thefts 2,317 2,360 2,556 2,112
    per 100,000 6051.0 6163.3 6675.2 5515.7
Auto thefts 558 382 446 347
    per 100,000 1457.3 997.6 1164.8 906.2
848.7 815.4 853.9 584.1

Average climate in Sanford, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Sanford,

Sanford-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Florida state average. It is 80% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/22/1998, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.2 miles away from the Sanford city center killed 13 people and injured 36 people and caused $31 million in damages.

On 2/22/1998, a category 3 tornado 16.4 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 70 people and caused $15 million in damages.

Birthplace of: Jim Courier - (USA), David Eckstein - 2005 Major League Baseball player (St. Louis Cardinals, born: Jan 20, 1975).


Hospital/medical center in Sanford:
  • CENTRAL FLORIDA REGIONAL HOSPITAL (1401 W SEMINOLE BLVD)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Sanford:
  • FLORIDA HOSPITAL FISH MEMORIAL (about 11 miles; ORANGE CITY, FL)
  • FLORIDA HOSPITAL DELAND (about 17 miles; DE LAND, FL)
  • FLORIDA HOSPITAL (about 18 miles; ORLANDO, FL)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Sanford:
  • ORLANDO SANFORD (about 4 miles; ORLANDO, FL; ID: SFB)
  • ORLANDO INTL (about 26 miles; ORLANDO, FL; ID: MCO)
  • DAYTONA BEACH INTL (about 31 miles; DAYTONA BEACH, FL; ID: DAB)
Other public-use airports nearest to Sanford:
  • EXECUTIVE (about 19 miles; ORLANDO, FL; ID: ORL)
  • DELAND MUNI-SIDNEY H TAYLOR FIELD (about 19 miles; DELAND, FL; ID: DED)
  • ORLANDO COUNTRY (about 22 miles; PLYMOUTH, FL; ID: X04)

Amtrak stations:
  • SANFORD (800 PERSIMMON AVE.). Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • SANFORD (AUTO-TRAIN) (600 PERSIMMON AVE.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking.
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 Government Administration 24 $95,864 $47,932 5 $6,454
Fire - Other 2 $4,618 $27,708 0 $0
Firefighters 57 $219,527 $46,216 2 $930
Financial Administration 16 $54,400 $40,800 0 $0
Streets and Highways 24 $69,497 $34,748 0 $0
Solid Waste Management 1 $2,701 $32,412 0 $0
Sewerage 35 $86,215 $29,559 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 46 $117,470 $30,644 23 $8,400
Water Supply 68 $176,806 $31,201 2 $1,840
Other and Unallocable 19 $54,644 $34,512 0 $0
Police - Other 22 $47,681 $26,007 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 108 $359,813 $39,979 0 $0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 2 $4,530 $27,180 2 $1,700
Totals for Government 424 $1,293,766 $36,616 34 $19,324
Colleges/Universities in Sanford:
  • SEMINOLE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 5,261; Location: 100 WELDON BLVD; Public; Website: www.seminole.cc.fl.us/)
  • COMAIR AVIATION ACADEMY (FT enrollment: 404; Location: 2700 FLIGHT LINE AVE; Private, for-profit; Website: www.comairacademy.com)
Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Sanford:
  • UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX-ORLANDO CAMPUS (about 13 miles; MAITLAND, FL; Full-time enrollment: 3,992)
  • ROLLINS COLLEGE (about 15 miles; WINTER PARK, FL; FT enrollment: 2,899)
  • UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL FLORIDA (about 16 miles; ORLANDO, FL; FT enrollment: 26,717)
  • STETSON UNIVERSITY (about 17 miles; DELAND, FL; FT enrollment: 2,966)
  • VALENCIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 20 miles; ORLANDO, FL; FT enrollment: 15,792)
  • EMBRY RIDDLE AERONAUTICAL UNIVERSITY (about 33 miles; DAYTONA BEACH, FL; FT enrollment: 9,008)
  • DAYTONA BEACH COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 33 miles; DAYTONA BEACH, FL; FT enrollment: 6,257)
Public high schools in Sanford:
  • SEMINOLE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 2,763; Location: 2701 RIDGEWOOD AVENUE; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • CROOMS ACADEMY/INFO TECHNOLOGY (Students: 402; Location: 2200 W 13TH STREET; Grades: 09 - 12)
Private high schools in Sanford:
  • SEMINOLE TRINITY CHRISTIAN (Students: 240; Location: PO BOX 1239; Grades: PK - 12)
  • LIBERTY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 168; Location: 2626 PALMETTO AVE; Grades: KG - 12)
  • NEW TRIBES MISSION CHRISTIAN S (Students: 52; Location: 1000 EAST FIRST STREET; Grades: KG - 12)
  • FAITH CHRISTIAN SCH SEMINOLE (Students: 31; Location: 3665 ORLANDO DRIVE #446; Grades: KG - 12)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in Sanford:
  • MILLENNIUM MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 1,920; Location: 21 LAKEVIEW DRIVE; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • SANFORD MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 1,288; Location: 1700 S FRENCH AVENUE; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • IDYLLWILDE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 878; Location: 430 VIHLEN ROAD; Grades: PK - 05)
  • WICKLOW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 877; Location: 100 PLACID LAKE DRIVE; Grades: PK - 05)
  • WILSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 858; Location: 985 ORANGE BOULEVARD; Grades: PK - 05)
  • BENTLEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 808; Location: 2190 OREGON AVENUE; Grades: PK - 05)
  • GOLDSBORO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 766; Location: 1300 W 20TH STREET; Grades: PK - 05)
  • PINE CREST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 723; Location: 405 W 27TH STREET; Grades: PK - 05)
  • HAMILTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 685; Location: 1501 E 8TH STREET; Grades: PK - 05)
  • MIDWAY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 394; Location: 2251 JITWAY AVENUE; Grades: PK - 05)
Private primary/middle schools in Sanford:
  • PAGE PRIVATE SCHOOL (Students: 366; Location: 100 AERO LANE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ALL SOULS CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 329; Location: 810 OAK AVENUE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • PAGE PRIVATE SCHOOL (Students: 157; Location: 650 E AIRPORT BLVD; Grades: PK - 5)
  • NEW LIFE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 36; Location: 1311 OAK AVENUE; Grades: KG - 7)
Library in Sanford:
  • SEMINOLE COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY SYSTEM (Operating income: $5,735,382; Location: 1101 E. FIRST ST.; 485,908 books; 10,240 audio materials; 253 serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:
  • Comair Aviation Academy is now called Delta Connection Aviation Academy

Notable locations in Sanford: S and E Junction (A), Brisson Railroad Station (B), Village Market Place of Lake Mary (C), Fairway Center (D), Fort Reed Railroad Station (E).

Shopping Centers: Pinecrest Shopping Center (1), Sanford Plaza Shopping Center (2).

Churches in Sanford include: Allen Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church (A), New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church (B), Freedom Assembly of God (C), New Mount Calvary Baptist Church (D), New Tribes Mission Headquarters (E), Pinecrest Baptist Church (F), Grace United Methodist Church (G), Saint Paul Baptist Church (H).

Cemeteries: Restlawn Cemetery (1), Sanford Cemetery (2).

Lakes: Hidden Lake (A), Jennie, Lake (B), Ada, Lake (C), Twin Lakes (D), Lily Lake (E), Golden Lake (F), Reservoir Lake (G), Onora, Lake (H).

Creek: Mills Creek (A).

Park in Sanford: Fort Mellon Park (1).


Sanford compared to Florida state average:
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
Strongest AM radio stations in Sanford:
  • WONQ (1030 AM; 45 kW; OVIEDO, FL; Owner: FLORIDA BROADCASTERS)
  • WSDO (1400 AM; 1 kW; SANFORD, FL; Owner: J & V COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • WDYZ (990 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WORL (660 AM; 5 kW; ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, FL; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ORLANDO, INC.)
  • WIXC (1060 AM; 50 kW; TITUSVILLE, FL; Owner: GENESIS COMMUNICATIONS I, INC.)
  • WQTM (740 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFLF (540 AM; 50 kW; PINE HILLS, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDBO (580 AM; 5 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WHOO (1080 AM; daytime; 35 kW; KISSIMMEE, FL; Owner: GENESIS COMMUNICATIONS I, INC.)
  • WYND (1310 AM; 9 kW; DELAND, FL; Owner: BUDDY TUCKER ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WTLN (950 AM; 12 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: TM2, INC.)
  • WPRD (1440 AM; 5 kW; WINTER PARK, FL; Owner: J & V COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRMQ (1140 AM; 5 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: FLORIDA BROADCASTERS)
Strongest FM radio stations in Sanford:
  • WMGF (107.7 FM; MOUNT DORA, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOCL (105.9 FM; DELAND, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WOMX-FM (105.1 FM; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WCFB (94.5 FM; DAYTONA BEACH, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WJRR (101.1 FM; COCOA BEACH, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSHE (100.3 FM; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTKS-FM (104.1 FM; COCOA BEACH, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPOZ (88.3 FM; UNION PARK, FL; Owner: CENTRAL FLORIDA EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WJHM (101.9 FM; DAYTONA BEACH, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WHTQ (96.5 FM; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WWKA (92.3 FM; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WXXL (106.7 FM; TAVARES, FL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMFE-FM (90.7 FM; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: COMMUNITY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WUCF-FM (89.9 FM; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL FLORIDA)
  • WMMO (98.9 FM; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WPYO (95.3 FM; APOPKA, FL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WPCV (97.5 FM; WINTER HAVEN, FL; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLOQ (103.1 FM; WINTER PARK, FL; Owner: GROSS COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WKTO (88.7 FM; EDGEWATER, FL; Owner: MIMS COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WNUE-FM (98.1 FM; TITUSVILLE, FL; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DAYTONA BEACH LICENSEE, LLC)
TV broadcast stations around Sanford:
  • WESH (Channel 2; DAYTONA BEACH, FL; Owner: ORLANDO HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WXXU-LP (Channel 12; ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, FL; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WVEN-TV (Channel 26; DAYTONA BEACH, FL; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WZXZ-CA (Channel 11; ORLANDO, ETC., FL; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WKMG-TV (Channel 6; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS ORLANDO, INC.)
  • WFTV (Channel 9; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: WFTV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WRBW (Channel 65; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WACX (Channel 55; LEESBURG, FL; Owner: ASSOCIATED CHRISTIAN TELEVISION SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WKCF (Channel 18; CLERMONT, FL; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLCB-TV (Channel 45; LEESBURG, FL; Owner: GOOD LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOFL (Channel 35; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WMFE-TV (Channel 24; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: COMMUNITY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCEU (Channel 15; NEW SMYRNA BEACH, FL; Owner: DAYTONA BEACH COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WRDQ (Channel 27; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: WFTV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WOKB-LP (Channel 7; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WTGL-TV (Channel 52; COCOA, FL; Owner: GOOD LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBCC (Channel 68; COCOA, FL; Owner: BREVARD COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • W21AU (Channel 21; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: CENTRAL BROADCAST COMPANY)
  • WRCF-LP (Channel 29; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: CHARLES S. NAMEY)
  • WPXG-LP (Channel 31; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOPX (Channel 56; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: PAXSON ORLANDO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WSWF-LP (Channel 13; UNION PARK, FL; Owner: SPECIALTY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W47AL (Channel 47; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: CONCILIO MISSION CRISTIANA FUENTE)
  • WVCI-LP (Channel 16; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WFOL-LP (Channel 4; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: NATIVE COUNTRY B/CING. CORPORATION)

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