Bushnell, Sumter County, Florida

Bushnell is a city in Sumter County, Florida. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 3,047. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.35 square miles. An elevation is 79 feet (24.07 m) above sea level. The population density was 1,296 people per square mile. The median age was 50.3 years (Florida state median age was 41.8 years). For every 100 females there were 107 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
3,047 residents
Population Change
+48.6% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
50.3 years (State: 41.8)
Below the Poverty Line
27.9% (Year: 2015)
Population Males
1,576 residents
Population Females
1,471 residents
Population Urban
98% of residents
Population Rural
2% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
3.2% North America, 3.0% Latin America
Daytime Population Change
+2,192 (+67.3%)
Live and Work in the City
307 (41.3%)
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
6.8% (State: 5.4%)

Elections Results Data


    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers


      Bushnell Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)


        Bushnell Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2015)


          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Bushnell Residents


            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Median Home Value (Year: 2015)
              $57,716 (State: $179,800)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$1,016 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2015)
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $231 – $381
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              79 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $808 (0.90%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $518 (1.70%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $30,655 (State: $49,426)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$3,979 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2015)
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$8,274 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)


                Males 25 Years and Older


                  Females 25 Years and Older


                    Nearest Colleges & Universities

                    • Lake-Sumter State College
                      about 23 miles
                      Leesburg, FL
                      Full-time enrollment: 2,983
                    • Saint Leo University
                      about 25 miles
                      Saint Leo, FL
                      FT enrollment: 14,572
                    • Rasmussen College-Florida
                      about 34 miles
                      Ocala, FL
                      FT enrollment: 5,736
                    • College of Central Florida
                      about 35 miles
                      Ocala, FL
                      FT enrollment: 6,103
                    • Valencia College
                      about 41 miles
                      Orlando, FL
                      FT enrollment: 30,467
                    • Pasco-Hernando Community College
                      about 43 miles
                      New Port Richey, FL
                      FT enrollment: 7,030
                    • Everest University-South Orlando
                      about 45 miles
                      Orlando, FL
                      FT enrollment: 33,859

                    List of Largest Public High Schools

                    • SOUTH SUMTER HIGH SCHOOL
                      Students: 527
                      Location: 706 N MAIN ST
                      Grades: 2-12
                    • SUMTER ALTERNATIVES
                      Location: 709 N WEST ST
                      Grades: 6-12
                      Location: 2680 WC 476
                      Grades: 1-12
                    • SUMTER VIRTUAL FRANCHISE
                      Location: 2680 WC 476
                      Grades: 6-12
                      Location: 2680 W COUNTY RD 476
                      Grades: PK-12

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                    • BUSHNELL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
                      Students: 311
                      Location: 218 W FLANNERY AVE
                      Grades: PK-5
                    Bushnell Police Department
                    Full-time Employees (Year: 2011)
                    10 policemen
                    Full-time Law Enforcement Officers
                    9 policemen
                    Officers per 1,000 Residents
                    3.67 policemen (State: 2.46)
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate


                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)


                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)


                          Male: Most Common Occupations


                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                              Bushnell Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              12 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              1.66 (State: 2.04)
                              Supercenters in the City
                              1 centers
                              Supercenters per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.14 (State: 0.11)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              6 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              0.83 (State: 1.28)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              26 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              3.61 (State: 3.04)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              38 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              5.27 (State: 7.45)
                              Number of Houses in the City

                              Hospitals in Bushnell

                              • OSPREY POINT NURSING CENTER
                                1104 NORTH MAIN STREET
                              • ARBOR VILLAGE NURSING CENTER
                                Nursing Home, about 15 miles away
                                WILDWOOD, FL
                              • PRECISION HOME HEALTH CARE INC
                                Home Health Center, about 16 miles away
                                LEESBURG, FL

                              Airports & Heliports in Bushnell

                              • Flying W Airranch Airport
                              • Cheryl-Lane Landings Airport
                              • Connell’s Wahoo Airport
                              • Grass Patch Airport
                              • Ko-Kee Airport
                              • Sumter County Sheriff’s Heliport

                              Amtrak Stations in Bushnell

                              • 15 miles: WILDWOOD (601 N. MAIN ST.)
                                Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

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                                  Other Information

                                  Bushnell by Race (According to 2015)


                                    Crime Rates per 100,000 Residents (According to 2011)


                                      Natural Disasters in Bushnell

                                        Common Weather Information
                                        Tornadoes Average Activity
                                        51% (Greater then US)
                                        Earthquakes Average Activity
                                        96% (Smaller then US)
                                        Number of Natural Disasters
                                        12 pc. (State: 13 pc.)
                                        Number of Major Disasters
                                        9 pc.
                                        Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                        2 pc.
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                                        ZIP Codes for Bushnell: 33513
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