East Palatka, Putnam County, Florida

East Palatka is a city in Putnam County, Florida. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 1,654. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 3.21 square miles. An elevation is 16 feet (4.87 m) above sea level. The population density was 516 people per square mile. The median age was 38 years (Florida state median age was 41.8 years). For every 100 females there were 160 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2010)
1,654 residents
Population Change
-3.1% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
38 years (State: 41.8)
Below the Poverty Line
20.4% (Year: 2015)
Population Males
1,019 residents
Population Females
635 residents
Foreign Born Residents
2.3% Latin America, 1.3% Asia
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
7.2% (State: 5.4%)

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    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers


      East Palatka Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)


        East Palatka Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2015)


          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born East Palatka Residents


            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Median Home Value (Year: 2015)
              $127,445 (State: $179,800)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$67,145 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2015)
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $286 – $398
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              84 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $779 (0.40%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $845 (1.00%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $34,744 (State: $49,426)
              Changes in Household Income
              -$3,113 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2015)
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              -$3,165 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

                    • Saint Johns River State College
                      about 5 miles
                      Palatka, FL
                      Full-time enrollment: 4,698
                    • Flagler College-St Augustine
                      about 24 miles
                      Saint Augustine, FL
                      FT enrollment: 2,644
                    • Wyotech-Daytona
                      about 35 miles
                      Ormond Beach, FL
                      FT enrollment: 2,295
                    • University of North Florida
                      about 44 miles
                      Jacksonville, FL
                      FT enrollment: 13,870
                    • Daytona State College
                      about 46 miles
                      Daytona Beach, FL
                      FT enrollment: 11,389
                    • Bethune-Cookman University
                      about 46 miles
                      Daytona Beach, FL
                      FT enrollment: 3,733
                    • University of Florida
                      about 46 miles
                      Gainesville, FL
                      FT enrollment: 43,357

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                      Location: 113 PUTNAM COUNTY BLVD
                      Grades: 6-8
                      Charter school
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate


                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)


                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)


                          Male: Most Common Occupations


                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                              East Palatka Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              16 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              2.17 (State: 2.04)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              14 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              1.90 (State: 1.28)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              37 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              5.02 (State: 3.04)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              32 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              4.34 (State: 7.45)
                              Number of Houses in the City

                              Hospitals in East Palatka

                              • BMA – PALATKA
                                Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away
                                PALATKA, FL
                              • CRESTWOOD NURSING CENTER
                                Nursing Home, about 4 miles away
                                PALATKA, FL
                              • PUTNAM MEMORIAL NURSING HOME
                                Nursing Home, about 4 miles away
                                PALATKA, FL
                              • FLORIDA FIRST CARE INC
                                Home Health Center, about 6 miles away
                                PALATKA, FL
                              • PALATKA HEALTH CARE CENTER
                                Nursing Home, about 6 miles away
                                PALATKA, FL
                              • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES
                                Home Health Center, about 6 miles away
                                PALATKA, FL
                              • AMERICARE HOME HEALTH
                                Home Health Center, about 6 miles away
                                PALATKA, FL

                              Amtrak Stations in East Palatka

                              • 3 miles: PALATKA (11TH & REID STS.)
                                Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

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                                Means of Transportation for Getting to Work

                                  Other Information

                                  East Palatka by Race (According to 2010)


                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2015)


                                      Natural Disasters in East Palatka


                                        Air Quality Information

                                          Common Weather Information
                                          Tornadoes Average Activity
                                          5% (Greater then US)
                                          Earthquakes Average Activity
                                          96% (Smaller then US)
                                          Number of Natural Disasters
                                          19 pc. (State: 13 pc.)
                                          Number of Major Disasters
                                          13 pc.
                                          Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                          4 pc.
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                                          ZIP Codes for East Palatka: 32131
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