Citrus County

Citrus County, Florida

110 N Apopka Ave
Inverness, FL 34450
Phone: (352) 341-6400
Fax: (352) 341-6491

On the Gulf coast of FL, southwest of Ocala; organized Jun 2, 1887 from Hernando County. Name Origin: For the major agricultural crop of the region

Area (sq mi):: 773.15 (land 583.81; water 189.34) Population per square mile: 230.20
Population 2005: 134,370 State rank: 32 Population change: 2000-20005 13.80%; 1990-2000 26.30% Population 2000: 118,085 (White 93.00%; Black or African American 2.40%; Hispanic or Latino 2.70%; Asian 0.80%; Other 1.90%). Foreign born: 4.90%. Median age: 52.60
Income 2000: per capita $18,585; median household $31,001; Population below poverty level: 11.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,211-$23,513
Unemployment (2004): 5.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.90% Median travel time to work: 26.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 22.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Citrus County Sheriff Mike Prendergast said the chase began in Marion County and ended with a "crash" near Floral City in Citrus County.
Welcome to Citrus County, Florida, where more than a third of residents are senior citizens, one of the highest rates in the nation.
When he investigated, he discovered Braden in his parents' house, and the intruder was now also armed with a gun he had found in the home, according to Citrus County Sheriff's Office media relations coordinator Heather Yates.
But why did the FWC omit Citrus County from the list of sparsely populated places they felt needed balancing of "economic and social needs"?
Energy company Progress Energy Florida and Kinder Morgan Energy Partners LP (NYSE:KMP) revealed on Monday the execution of a terminaling agreement to facilitate the supply of coal in Citrus County, Fla.
These include contracts with Hillsborough County, the School District of Hillsborough County and Citrus County.
In Floral City, Citrus County, Florida (about 20 miles west of my home at "Towering Oaks"), there is a still-existent, beautiful live oak-lined street.
What makes this such a volatile market is that we all cross over into each other's markets," says Gerry Mulligan, publisher of the Citrus County Chronicle.
Petersburg Times, the fee helped Citrus County recycle 500 tons of tires last year, including about 200 tons from illegal dumping sites.
In that position, he has been active in the Citrus County Teen Court project and the planning underway for the Citrus County Drug Court.
When budget constraints forced Citrus High School in Citrus County, Florida, to let an instructor go before this school year began, the principal decided to eliminate a drama teacher.
Once you've met a manatee, you're hooked," reads the Citrus County, Florida tourist brochure.