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W. Kerry
R. O. Coppedge


Economic information
i i L- '. 1 Report 51
S JU 1 Vi l17 6

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Pinellas County, Florida

Information For Rural Development
Population, Housing, Economy,
Labor .Force, Public Sector


Food and Resource Economics Department
Florida Cooperative Extension Service and
Center for Rural Development
Institute of Food qnd Agricultural Sciences
University of Florida, Goinesville 32611


April 1976




















ABSTRACT


This report is one of a series for selected counties in Florida
designated to compile secondary data from several sources into one
document. The purpose is twofold F first, to present useful information
in a readily usable form; and second, to provide a list of sources for
obtaining more detailed data on related topics. Subjects covered include
general social and economic characteristics of the population, housing,
the economy and labor force characteristics, and data related to the
public sector.

Key words: Florida counties, economic development, rural develop-
ment, data, information.













This publication is one of several similar reports in which data
relating to rural development in various counties ln Florida are presented.
It is a contirbution from the Center for Rural Development in the Institute
of Food and Agricultural Sciences at the University of Florida.

Appreciation is expressed to Regina Stuart for organizing the tables
and typing this manuscript.
















TABLE OF CONTENTS


LIST OF TABLES. . . . ...

GENERAL SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS

HOUSING CHARACTERISTICS . . .

ECONOMY AND LABOR FORCE CHARACTERISTICS .

LOCAL GOVERNMENT CHARACTERISTICS. . .

HEALTH, EDUCATION, AND PUBLIC WELFARE DATA.

RESOURCE CHARACTERISTICS. . . .

SOURCES . . . . .


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LEGEND

NA. . . .Not available
--. . . ..Does not apply
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A. . . .Acre
Tx. . . .Tax


WILLIAM KERRY is a research assistant in food and resource economics.
R.q. COPPEDCE is an extension resource economist and assistant professor
cf food and -esource economics.
















LIST OF TABLES

Table Page
1 Population estimates by age and race for Pinellas
County and Florida, July 1, 1974. . . 3

2 Projections of persons aged 60 and over and 75 and
over in Pinellas County by averaging the increase over
the last 20 years . .... ........ 3

3 Components of population change for Pinellas County
and Florida . . . . . .

4 Population projections for 1975-2020, Pinellas County
and Florida . . . . .... 4

5 Place of residence five years ago, Pinellas County
and Tampa Bay Region, 1970 . . . 5

6 Racial composition for Pinellas County and Tampa Bay
Region, 1970 . . . .. ..... 5

7 Selected population characteristics, Pinellas County
and County Subdivision, 1970 . . . 6

8 Years of school completed for population 25 years and
older, total and Black, Pinellas County, 1970 .. 11

9 Housing characteristics, Pinellas County, 1970... 12

10 Characteristics of all occupied units in urban and
rural areas, Pinellas County, 1970 . . ... 13

11 Housing profile, City of Clearwater, 1950, 1960, and
1970 . . . . . . 14

12 Housing profile, City of Largo, 1950, 1960, and 1970. 15

13 Housing profile, City of Pinellas Park, 1950, 1960,
and 1970 . . . . . 16

14 Housing profile, City of Tarpon Springs, 1950, 1960,
and 1970 . . . . . 17











LIST OF TABLES (Continued)


Table Page
15 Housing profile, City of St. Petersburg, 1950, 1960,
and 1970. . . . . ... . 18

16 Housing occupancy and facilities, Pinellas County,
1970 . . . . . ... 19

17 Financial characteristics of housing for Pinellas
County, 1970. . . . . ... ... 20

18 Subsidized housing and number of Section 235 home
mortgages, Pinellas County, 1970. . . ... .21

19 Number of public housing units as of December 31,
1971 . . . . . ... .21

20 Types of fuel used for heating, cooking, and water
heating, Pinellas County, 1970. . . ... 22

21 Types of water supply and sewage disposal by housing
units, Pinellas County, 1970. . . ... .22

22 Labor force and occupational characteristics, Pinellas
County, and the Standard Metropolitian Statisitcal area
of Clearwater, and Florida, 1970. . . ... .25

23 Labor force and occupational characteristics, selected
cities, 1970. . . . . ... ... 26

24 People in labor force by age and sex, Pinellas County,
1970 . . . . . .. 27

25 Last occupation of experienced unemployed persons,
Pinellas County, 1970 . . ..... .. 27

26 Industry group of employed persons, Pinellas County,
1970 . . . . . ... 28

27 Employment and payrolls of County government and County
school systems, Pinellas County, October, 1972. ... 29

28 Employment and payrolls of major individual municipali-
ties, Pinellas County, October, 1972. . ... .30

29 Employment and payroll of workers covered by unemploy-
ment compensation, Pinellas County, 1972. ...... 31

30 Median earnings of persons in experienced civilian
labor force for selected occupation groups in Pinellas
County, 1969 . . . . .. 32









LIST OF TABLES (Continued)


Table Page

31 Income and poverty data, total and Black, Pinellas
County, 1970. . . . ......... 33

32 Payrolls for retail and wholesale trade, Pinellas
County, 1967. . . . . . 34

33 Receipts and number of establishments for selected ser-
vices, Pinellas County, 1967 . . . 34

34 Sales in retail and wholesale trade, Pinellas County,
1967. . . . . ............ 35

35 Assets and liabilities of commercial banks, Pinellas
County. . . . . *............. 35

36 Motor vehicle tags by type of vehicle, Pinellas County,
fiscal year 1973 . . . . 36

37 Gasoline sold by fiscal year, Pinellas County, 1973 .. 36

38 Local governments and public school systems in Pinellas
County, 1972. . . ........... 39

39 Assessed value of property subject to local government
property taxation, Pinellas County, 1971. . . 40

40 Assessed value of property subject to local government
property taxation, Standard Metropolitian Statistical
Area of Clearwater, 1971 . . . .. 41

41 Assessed value of property subject to local government
property taxation, Standard Metropolitian Statistical
Area of St. Petersburg, 1971 . . * 42

42 Assessed valuation on non-exempt property as basis for
school taxes and fiscal data on effort to finance public
schools, Pinellas County, 1971-72 and 1972-73 . .. 43

43 Millage and other associated facts for Pinellas County
and selected cities, 1973 . . ......

44 Financial statistics of revenue for the Pinellas County
area and the Pinellas County government, 1973 . 45

45 Financial statistics of revenue for the cities of Clear-
water and Dunedin, 1973 . . ... * 46

46 Financial statistics of revenue for the cities of
Gulfport and Large, 1973 ..... 47
Gulfport and Large, 1973...........................








LIST OF TABLES (Continued)


Table Page

47 Financial statistics of revenue for the cities of
Pinellas Park and St. Petersburg, 1973. . ... 48

48 Financial statistics of expenditures for the Pinellas
County area and Pinellas County government, 1973. ... 49

49 Financial statistics of expenditures for the cities of
Clearwater and Dunedin, 1973 . . . ... 50

50 Financial statistics of expenditures for the cities of
Fulfport and Largo, 1973. . . . .. 51

51 Financial statistics of expenditures for the cities of
Pinellas Park and St. Petersburg, 1973 .. . ..... 52

52 Distributions to Pinellas County and municipalities from
state sources and state tax collections by major sources
of revenue, 1973-74 . . ........ 53

53 Distributions to county schools from Florida Education
Finance Program and other programs, Pinellas County,
1973-74 . . . . . . 57

54 Summary of revenues and expenditures of schools including
K-12, Pinellas County, fiscal year, 1973-74 . .. 58

55 School enrollment by grade level and age, Pinellas
County, 1970. . . . .. . . 59

56 Number of high school graduates continuing education by
type of institution entered, Pinellas County, 1973. 60

57 Pupil mobility in public shcools during one year, grades
K-12, Pinellas County, 1972-73 . . . 60

58 Instructional positions in public school system, 1972-73
and 1973-74, Pinellas County . . . ... 61

59 Public assistance by program, Pinellas County, fiscal
year 1973 . . . . . . 62

60 Disbursements of the county government for welfare,
Pinellas County, fiscal year ending Setp. 30, 1972. 63

61 Old-age, survivors, disability, and helath insurance,
by number of beneficiaries with monthly cash benefits
in current-payment status by age and sex, Pinellas
County, December, 1973 . . . . 64







LIST OF TABLES (Continued)


Table Page

62 Department of Health, Education, and Welfare: Domestic
assistance program recipeints and funds obligated,
Pinellas County, fiscal 1973. . .... .. 64

63 Amount paid by food stamp recipients, bonus, total and
average value of food stamps for the fiscal year 1973,
Pinellas County ..... . . . 65

64 Professionals in state licensed health occupations,
Pinellas County, 1973 . .... .. . 65

65 Existing medical facilities, number of beds, Pinellas
County, 1971 . . . . .. 66

66 Resident deaths from certain causes, Pinellas County and
Florida, 1973 . . .... .. . . 67

67 Admissions of patients to the state mental hospital
system, by type of admission, Pinellas County, June 30,
1973-74 . . . . .. . 68

68 Incidence of disease in Pinellas County and Florida,
1972. . . . . . 68

69 Offenses constituting the crime index for Pinellas
County and selected munimipalities, 1971, 1972, 1973. .. 69

70 Land area, non-inventory and inventory acreages, Pinellas
County, 1958-1967 . .... .. . . 73

71 Developed land in Pinellas County and Tampa Bay Region,
1968 and 1972 . . . . . 73

72 Land acres by land capability classes, Pinellas County,
1967 . ... . . . 74

73 County land use by category, Pinellas County and Tampa
Bay Region, 1972 . . . . .. 75

74 Areas and population facts of selected places, Pinellas
County, 1970 . . . . 76

75 Farms, land in farms, and land use, by size of farm,
Pinellas County, 1969 . . . . 76

76 Fresh water requirements of Pinellas County and Tampa
Bay Region in million gallons per day for 1970 .... 77

77 Agricultural water requirements in Pinellas County and
Tampa Bay Region, 1970 . . . 78








LIST OF TABLES (Continued)


Table Page
78 Selected farm characteristics, Pinellas County, 1969
and 1964. . . . . ... .. ... 79

79 Forest land area: Pinellas County, 1970. . .. 80

80 Farm sales of forest products, Pinellas County, 1969
and 1964. . . . . ... .. ... 80

81 Comparison of interstate, intrastate, and export fresh
fruit shipments for Manatee County, August 1, 1973-
July 31, 1974 . . . . ... ... 81

82 Citrus production in Pinellas County, Tampa Bay Region,
and Florida, 1970-71 growing season . ... .82

83 Area of citrus land lost in Pinellas County, 1969-1972,
all causes. . . . . ... . 82

84 Inventory of selected commercial citrus acreage by year
set, Pinellas County . . . .. 83

85 Commercial Marine landings, in pounds and value,
Pinellas County 1972. . . . . 84

86 Tourist activity in Pinellas County and Tampa Bay
Region, 1971. . . . . ... ... 85

87 Tourist facilities for Pinellas County, Tampa Bay
Region, and Florida, 1973 . . .... .85

88 Summary of recreational facilities in Pinellas County 86

89 Weather data, Pinellas County . . .... .87

90 Probably dates of last critical temperature in Spring
and first in Fall, Pinellas County. . . ... 88
































GENERAL SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC

CHARACTERISTICS OF THE POPULATION










Table 1.--Population estimates by age and
the State, July 1, 1974


race for Pinellas County and


Age group County Florida


-- - Number -- -- -
All races:
0-14 years. . ... 107,037 1,852,045
15-24 years .. 75,233 1,356,820
25-44 years ..... 103,286 1,841,900
45-64 years ..... 146,252 1,755,985
65 and over ..... 218,047 1,442,099
All ages. . .. .649,852 8,248,851

White:
0-14 years . 89,314 1,453,595
15-24 years .. 65,279 1,114,348
25-44 years .. 92,332 1,587,438
45-64 years ..... 138,792 1,580,251
65 and over . .. .213,625 1,357,832
All ages. ..... 599,342 7,093,459

Nonwhite:
0-14 years. ..... 17,722 398,451
15-24 years . 9,954 242,477
25-44 years . .. 10,954 254,463
45-64 years .. .. 7,461 175,734
65 and over . 4,421 84,268
All ages . ... .50,512 1,155,393

Source: [4].



Table 2.--Projections of persons aged 60 and over and 75 and over in
Pinellas County by averaging the increase over the last 20
years

60 years 75 years
Years and projections and over and over

- Number -
1950 . . .. 40,771 9,701
S. . . 192,612 60,320
Average annual increase 7,592.1 2,531.0
Projections:
9 . . . .230,572 72,975
0. . . . 268,533 85,630
1983 . . .. 291,309 93,222


Source: [19].











Table 3.--Components of population change for Pinellas County and Florida


Item County Florida

- Number -
Population:
Census (1970). . . . .. 522,329 6,790,929
Estimate (1973). . . .. 620,103 7,845,092

Components of change:a
Total change . . . .. 97,774 1,054,163
Births . . . . 19,941 366,528
Deaths .. .. . .... 31,831 258,453
b*
Natural increase . . . -11,890 108,075
Net migration . . .. .d 109,664 946,088
Migration as percentage of 1973 estimate .17.68 12.06



April 1, 1970 to July 1, 1973.

bBirths minus deaths.


CTotal change minus natural increase.


Net migration divided by 1973 population estimate times 100.

Source: [3].



Table 4.--Pinellas County and Florida population projectionsa for 1975-
2020


Year Pinellas Florida

- Number -
1975 . . . .. 670,000 8,412,200
8 . . . 744,600 9,574,600
1985 . . . .. 816,300 10,789,900
1990 . . . .. 886,500 12,011,700
2000 . . . .. 1,025,000 14,458,800
2010 . . . . 1,161,400 16,830,300
20. . . . .. 1,293,400 19,142,900



population projections are only educated guesses based on histori-
cal and current structural growth patterns of the state and counties.


Source: [5].












Table 5.--Place of residence five years ago, Tampa Bay Region and Pinellas
County, 1970


Place of residence Pinellas Regiona

Percent -
Same house. ...... . ..... 44.8 45.6
Different house:
Same county . . . ... .19.5 20.2
Different county:
Same state. . . . ... 4.3 5.8
Different state:
Northeast . . . ... 9.1 6.7
North-Central . . ... 9.0 8.0
South . . . ... 5.0 5.1
West. . . . ... 1.0 1.2
Abroad:
Military. . . . . .2 .3
Non-military. . . ... 1.0 1.2
Residence not reported. . ... 6.1 5.9
Total . . . ... 100.0 100.0


aRegion consists of Hillsborough, Manatee,
sota Counties.


Pasco, Pinellas and Sara-


Source: [29, p. 25].




Table 6.--Racial composition, Tampa Bay Region and Pinellas County, 1970


Area White Black Indian Other Total

- - Percent -- - -
Pinellas County. 91.5 8.1 0 0.2 99.8
Region 1970 .. 89.3 10.4 0 0.2 99.9
Regiona 1960 . 88.2 11.6 0 0.2 100.0


aRegion consists of Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas and
Sarasota Counties.


Source: [29, p. 14].










Table 7.--Selected population characteristics, Pinellas County and subdivisions, 1970


Characteristics Un n Belleair-Largo Boca Ciego Clearwater Dunedin
Bayou Division Division Division Division

Population. . No. 522,329 76,702 41,629 53,752 28,555
Sex:
Male . ... No. 240,397 36,098 19,852 24,484 13,116
Female. ... No. 281,932 40,604 21,777 29,268 15,439
Race:
White . .. No. 478,043 73,978 41,345 47,696 28,251
Black ..... No. 42,765 2,506 107 5,816 254
Other . No. 1,521 218 177 240 50
Age:
Under 18 years. % NA 26.1 18.3 22.7 19.2
18 to 64 years. % NA 48.6 47.4 48.7 45.6
65 years and over % NA 25.3 34.3 28.6 35.2

In group quartersa No. 7,817 259 1,267 873 104

Households:
Total ..... No. 211,301 29,061 17,146 21,854 12,285
Black and other No. 12,682 597 46 1,687 81
Population in house-
holds:
Total ..... No. 513,834 76,443 40,362 52,879 28,451
Black and other No. 43,608 2,684 212 5,894 303


Continued









ected population characteristics, Pinellas County and subdivisions, 1970--Continued


Characteristics Unit Lealman Lower Boca Pinellas Safty Har- St. Petersburg
Division Ciega Div. Park Div. bor Div. Division


Population .
Sex:
Male . .
Female . .
Race:
White . .
Black . .
Other . .
Age:
Under 18 years.
18 to 64 years.
65 years and over

In group quartersa

Households:
Total . .
Black and other .
Population in house-
holds:
Total . .
Black and other .


No.


23,029


No. 10,593
No. 12,436

No. 22,958
No. 5
No. 66


20.2
44.8
35.0


346


9,921
26


No. 22,683
No. 66


29,096

13,053
16,043

29,020
4
72

15.9
49.9
34.2

341


13,120
29


28,755
76


28,021

13,491
14,530

27,891
38
92

30.5
50.0
19.5

99


9,983
41


27,922
130


8,283

4,002
4,281

7,621
647
15

29.2
51.6
19.2

29


2,964
162


8,254
648


216,232

97,470
118,762

183,765
31,911
556

23.0
47.0
30.0

5,058


88,902
9,605


211,174
32,111


Continued


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Table .-










Table 7--Selected population characteristics, Pinellas County and County subdivisions,
1970--Continued


Characteristics Unit Tarpon Springs Division


Population. . . ... No. 17,030
Sex:
Male. . . ... .No. 8,238
Female . . .. .No. 8,792
Race:
White . . ... No. 15,518
Black . . ... No. 1,477
Other . . ... No. 35
Age:
Under 18 years. . . % 28.6
18 to 64 years. . . % 50.9
65 years and over . % 20.5
a
In group quarters. . ... No. 119

Households:
Total .. ......... No. 6,065
Black and other ...... No. 408
Population in households:
Total ............ No. 16,911
Black and other . ... No. 1,484


aAll living arrangements other than households.
All living arrangements other than households.


Source: [43, Table 33].





































HOUSING

CHARACTERISTICS











Table 8.--Years of school completed for population 25 years and older,
total and Black, Pinellas County, 1970


Years of education for
population 25 years and Male Female Total
older


Total population: Number Percent
No school years completed. .. 1,664 1,502 3,166 0.9
Elementary:
1 to 4 years . ... .5,164 4,092 9,256 2.5
5 to 7 years . ... 16,591 15,752 32,343 8.8
8 years. . . .. 23,999 28,046 52,045 14.2
High school:
1 to 3 years . ... 32,432 42,328 74,760 20.5
4 years. . . .. 40,819 70,064 110,883 30.6
College:
1 to 3 years . ... 20,984 25,137 46,121 12.6
4 years or more. . ... 20,713 15,987 36,700 10.0
Total. .......... 162,366 202,908 365,274 100.0
Median school years completed. 12.0 12.1 NA --

Percent high school
graduates . ... 50.8 54.8 -- NA

Black population:
No school years completed. .399 221 620 3.1
Elementary:
1 to 4 years . ... .1,745 1,311 3,056 15.6
5 to 7 years . ... .1,990 2,455 4,445 22.6
8 years. . . .. 763 1,058 1,821 9.3
High school:
1 to 3 years . ... .1,949 2,994 4,943 25.2
4 years. . . .. 1,195 1,605 2,800 14.3
College:
1 to 3 years . ... .479 610 1,089 5.5
4 years or more. . ... 317 554 871 4.4
Total. .......... 8,837 10,808 19,645 100.0
Median school years completed. .8.4 9.4 NA --

Percent high school
graduates . .. 22.5 25.6 NA


Source: [44, Tables 120, 125].











Table 9.--Housing characteristics, Pinellas County, 1970


Percent of
Characteristic Number ttl unt
total units


Units built before 1940. . ... 30,929 13.7
Units lacking some or all plumbing .. 5,229 2.3
Units with incomplete kitchen facilities
or used by another household . 2,662 1.2
Units with 1.01 or more persons per room 9,166 4.3
Substandard units. . . ... 11,378 5.3

Value/rent ratios:
Number of units valued at 2.5 times or
more the owners' income. ..... 55,786 43.9
Number of units renting for 25% or more
of the renters' incomes. ..... 23,386 49.7

Median number of persons in:
All occupied units . . ... 2.1 --
Owner occupied units . ... 2.1 --
Renter occupied units. . ... 1.8 -

Median household income. . ... 5,805

Ratio of number of poverty level families
per subsidized housing unit. ..... 2.3:1

Number of subsidized housing units:
Owner occupied . . ... 1,464 0.9
Renter occupied. . . ... 4,652 9.0


Source: [17].












Table 10.--Characteristics of all occupied units in urban and rural areas,
Pinellas County, 1970


Characteristic of occupied unit Urban Rural Total

- Number -
Lacking one or more plumbing facility. 4,577 235 4,812
1.51 or more persons per room. . ... 2,341 73 2,414
Lacking one or more plumbing facility and/or
having 1.51 or more persons per room:
Number.. . . ...... .. 6,754 282 7,036
Percent of total units . . 3.3 3.7 3.5
Total occupied units . ... .. .. 203,613 7,688 211,301


Source: [25].












Table ll.--Housing profile, City of Clearwater, 1950, 1960 and 1970


Change
Item 1950 1960 1970 1960 to 1970

- Number Percent
Population . .. 15,581 34,653 52,074 50.3
Total housing units. .. 7,660 15,013 23,333 55.4
Total occupied .. 5,502 12,729 21,216 66.7
Owner occupied .. 3,234 8,583 14,470 68.6
Renter occupied. 2,268 4,146 6,746 62.7
Total Black occupied 837 1,377 1,648 19.7
Black owner
occupied . 340 437a 631 44.4
Black renter
occupied 497 940a 1,017 8.2
Vacant ....... 1,630 2,284 1,682 -63.7
Single family. ... 4,490 11,631 13,722 18.0
Multi-family .. 3,050 3,071 7,200 134.5
Mobile homes .. 120 311 1,976 535.4
Public housing . NA NA NA NA
Persons per household. NA NA 2.24 NA

Person per occupied
unit:
City of Clearwater .2.8 2.6 2.4 -7.7
Pinellas County. .. 2.7 2.6 2.4 -7.7
Florida. ..... 2.8 3.1 2.9 -6.5


a1960 data listed as "nonwhite."

Sources: [37, 38, 39, 41, 42, 43].











Table 12.--Housing profile, City of Largo in 1950, 1960 and 1970


Change
Item 1950 1960 1970 1960C
1960 to 1970

- Number - Percent
Population . .. 1,547 5,302 22,031 315.5
Total housing units. 561 2,494 9,244 270.6
Total occupied ..... 510 2,076 8,713 319.7
Owner occupied . 336 1,570 6,970 343.9
Renter occupied. 174 506 1,743 244.5
Total Black occupied .16a 1a 30 290
Black owner
occupied ... NA 0a 28
Black renter
occupied .. NA 1a 12 110
Vacant ....... 51 418b 485 16b
Single family .. NA 2,394 6,701 NA
Multi-family .. NA 94b 1,208 1185 1
Mobile homes .. NA NA 1,283 NA
Public housing . NA NA NA NA
Persons per household. NA NA 2.63 NA

Person per occupied
unit:
City of Largo. NA 2.5 2.5 0
Pinellas County. .. 2.7 2.6 2.4 -7.7
Florida. ...... 2.8 3.1 2.9 -6.5


a1950 and 1960 data listed as "nonwhite."

Trailers included in single family.

Sources: [37, 38, 39, 41, 42, 43].






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Table 13.--Housing profile, City of Pinellas Park, 1950, 1960 and 1970


Change
Item 1950 1960 1970 1960Ch
1960 to 1970

-- Number -- Percent
Population . .. .2,924 10,848 22,287 105.4
Total housing units. 1,071 4,122 7,981 93.6
Total occupied ..... 912 3,589 7,640 112.9
Owner occupied . 715 3,109 6,763 117.5
Renter occupied. ... .197 480 877 82.7
Total Black occupied .. 0 0 0 0
Black owner
occupied .. 0 0a 0 0
Black renter
occupied .. 0 0a 0 0
Vacant ........ .138 533 289 -45.8
Single family. ..... 826 3,619 6,504 79.7
Multi-family .... .118 166 572 244.6
Mobile homes ..... 127 337 853 153.1
Public housing .. NA NA NA NA
Persons per household. NA NA 2.80 NA

Person per occupied
unit:
City of Pinellas Park. 2.7 3.0 2.9 -3.3
Pinellas County. 2.7 2.6 2.4 -7.7
Florida. ...... ... 2.8 3.1 2.9 -6.5

a1960 data listed as nonwhite. "
1960 data listed as "nonwhite."


Sources: [37, 38, 39, 41, 42, 43].






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Table 14.--Housing profile, City of Tarpon Springs, 1950, 1960 and 1970


Change
Item 1950 1960 1970 1960Ch
1960 to 1970

- Number - Percent
Population . . 4,323 6,768 7,118 45.6
Total housing units. ... 1,582 2,565 2,647 3.2
Total occupied . 1,341 2,175 2,391 9.9
Owner occupied . .. 761 1,535 1,762 14.8
Renter occupied .... 580 640 629 -1.7
Total Black occupied 245 324 382 17.9
Black owner
occupied . ... 119 166a 194 16.9
Black renter
occupied . .. 126 158a 188 19.0
Vacant . . .. 216 390b 234 40 0
Single family. . ... 1,173 2,222 2,109 NA
Multi-family . .. 392 343 415 21.0
Mobile homes . .. 17 NA 101 NAb
Public housing ..... NA NA NA NA
Persons per household. .. NA NA 2.79 NA

Person per occupied
unit:
City of Tarpon Springs 2.7 3.0 2.9 -3.3
Pinellas County. ... 2.7 2.6 2.4 -7.7
Florida. . ... 2.8 3.1 2.9 -6.5


a1960 data listed as "nonwhite."

Trailers included in single family

Sources: [37, 38, 39, 41, 42, 43].






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Table 15.--Housing profile, City of St. Petersburg, 1950, 1960 and 1970


Change
Item 1950 1960 1970 1960 to 1970

- Number - Percent
Population . .. 96,738 181,298 216,232 19.3
Total housing units .. 42,881 81,346 97,116 19.4
Total occupied . .. 35,773 70,734 88,902 25.7
Owner occupied . .. 21,446 51,113 62,743 22.8
Renter occupied .... 14,327 19,621 26,159 33.3
Total Black occupied .. 3,850 6,462 9,378 45.1
Black owner
occupied . .. 912 1,998a 4,490 124.7
Black renter
occupied . .. 2,938 4,464a 4,888 9.5
Vacant . . .. 5,061 10,612 6,505 -38.7
Single family. . ... 27,565 62,058 68,655 10.6
Multi-family . .. 14,232 17,356 23,846 37.4
Mobile homes . .. 1,084 1,932 2,906 50.4
Public housing . NA NA NA NA
Persons per household. NA NA 2.38 NA

Person per occupied
unit:
City of St. Petersburg 2.6 2.5 2.4 -4.0
Pinellas County .. 2.7 2.6 2.4 -7.7
Florida . ... 2.8 3.1 2.9 -6.5


a1960 data listed as "nonwhite."

Sources: [37, 38, 39, 41, 42, 43].











Table 16.--Housing occupancy and facilities, Pinellas County, 1970


Item Rural Total

Number Percent
Occupancy:
All housing units. . .... 8,216 288,771 100
Vacant-seasonal and migratory 100 3,227 1.12
Owner occupied . .... 6,741 159,881 55.36
Renter occupied. . .... 947 51,420 17.81
Vacant year round. . ... 428 14,243 4.93

Population in housing units. ..... 20,370 513,018
Per unit . . .... .2.6 2.4 --
Owner occupied . .... 2.6 2.5 -
Renter occupied. . ... 3.1 2.2 -

Persons per room, all occupied units 7,688 211,301 -
1.00 persons or less . . 7,273 202,684 70.02
1.01 to 1.50 persons or less . 343 6,204 2.15
1.51 or more . . .... 2,413 72 0.02

Facilities:
Lacking some or all plumbing
facilities . . .... 255 5,229 1.81
Telephone available. .... . 6,415 179,188 62.05
Air conditioning . ... .5,136 146,904 50.87
Median number of rooms . .. 4.4 4.6 -
Median valuea.. ...... $14,300 $14,600
Median gross rent . . $107.00 $104.00


aOwner occupied units.

bSpecified renter occupied; excludes one family homes on 10 acres
or more.


Source: [39, Tables 60, 61, 62].











Table 17.--Financial characteristics of
1970


housing for Pinellas County,


Item Rural Total


Contract rent renter occupied
Less than $30. .... .. .. 22 1,110
$30 to $39 . .... 48 1,505
$40 to $59 ... . 108 7,900
$60 to $79 . ... 149 11,362
$80 to $99 . .... .116 6,820
$100 to $149 ....... .162 11,753
$150 or more ...... .. .. 119 7,766
No cash rent . . .. 139 2,811
Total renter occupied. .. ... 863 51,027
Median rent. .... .. .. $84.00 $85.00

Value owner occupied
Less than $5,000 . . 131 2,411
$5,000 to $6,999 . .. 668 22,644
$10,000 to $14,999 . .. 1,335 41,566
$15,000 to $19,999 . .. 887 28,364
$20,000 to $24,999 . .. 447 14,144
$25,000 to $34,999 . .. 236 11,358
$35,000 or more . .. 179 6,498
Total owner occupied . .. 3,883 126,985
Median value ....... .$14,300.00 $14,600.00


aExcludes 1 family homes on 10 acres or more.

bLimited to 1 family homes on less than 10 acres and no business
or property.


Source: [39].






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Table 18.--Subsidized housing and number of Section 235 home mortgages,
Pinellas County, 1970


Item Number


Subsidized rental units (under management,
construction, or commitment, all programs)
Units in insured projects eligible for rent
supplement (under management or commitment)
Families with income less than property level
Mean family income . . . .
Section 235 home mortgages:
In 1969 . . . . .
In 1970 . . . . .
In 1971 . . . . .
In 1972 . . . . .
Total . . . . .


4,652

300
13,903
1,759

1
182
750
531
1,464


a The count is for only six months.

Source: [25].









Table 19.--Number of public housing units as of December 31, 1971


Housing unit Number


Total . . . . . . 2,612
Elderly . . . . . 1,410
Under development:
Preconstruction . . . . 0
Construction . . .
Under management . . . . 1,839
Elderly . . . . . 915
Subsidized rental units . . . 4,652
Units in insured projects eligible for rent supplement 300


Source: [25].






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Table 20.--Types of fuel used for heating, cooking, and water heating,
Pinellas County, 1970


House Water
Item Water Cooking Total
Itm heating heating

- Number of households -
Fuel:
Utility gas . .. 21,131 22,839 28,209 72,179
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.a, 111,487 4,853 1,135 117,475
Electricity . 59,764 169,619 153,962 383,345
Bottled, tank or LP gas 17,548 10,135 26,984 54,667
Other fuelb . .. 744 184 237 1,165
No fuel . .. 627 3,671 774 5,072
Total . . 211,301 211,301 211,301 --


a Includes also gasoline, alcohol and other combustible fuels.

b Includes coal, coke, wood, and any fuel not separately listed.

Sources: [1, Table 8.692] .









Table 21.--Types of water supply and sewage disposal by housing units,
Pinellas County, 1970


Item Rural Total

Number -
Water source:
Public system or private company . .. 6,192 220,047
Individual well . . .. 1,810 5,313
Other . . . . 33 136
Total . . . . 8,035 225,496

Sewage disposal:
Public sewer . . . .. 4,020 205,674
Septic Tank or cesspool . . .. 3,790 18,795
Other . .... .. . . 225 1,027
Total . . . . 8,035 225,496


Sources: [39, Table 62].

































ECONOMY

AND

LABOR FORCE

CHARACTERISTICS











Table 22.--Labor force and occupational characteristics, Pinellas County,
and the Standard Metropolitian Statistical area of Clearwater,
and Florida, 1970



Labor force characteristics County SMA State
Clearwater


Total labor force, 16 yrs. and -- Number - -
over . . ... 172,148 17,701 2,621,554
Male . . ... 100,290 10,193 1,609,360
Female . . .. 71,858 7,508 1,012,194
Civilian labor force ...... 171,027 17,664 2,521,245
Number employed. . .. 165,002 17,152 2,426,268
Percent employed . ... 96.5 97.1 96.2
Number unemployed. ..... 6,025 512 94,977
Percent unemployed ...... 3.5 2.9 3.8

Occupation of employed:
Professional, technical, and
kindred workers. ..... 23,869 2,549 335,254
Managers and administrators
except farm. . ... 17,116 2,008 228,885
Sales workers. . ... 18,113 2,152 211,110
Clerical and kindred ..... 29,564 2,976 433,434
Craftsmen, foremen, and kindred
workers . . ... 23,170 2,206 351,331
Operatives, except transport 11,680 931 209,699
Transport equipment operatives 4,427 330 88,895
Laborers, except farm. .. 7,953 986 127,186
Farmers and farm managers. 341 23 16,566
Farm laborers and farm foremen 823 102 60,747
Service workers, except private
household. . .... 24,088 2,240 303,620
Private household workers. 3,855 649 59,541
Total . . ... .165,002 17,152 2,426,268


Source: [44, Tables 85, 86, 121, 122].











Table 23.--Labor force and occupational characteristics, selected
cities, 1970

Pinellas
Labor force characteristics Largo Park St. Petersburg

- Number -
Total labor force, 16 yrs. and
over . . ... 7,582 7,587 72,459
Male . . ... .4,526 4,610 41,029
Female . . ..... 3,056 2,977 31,430
Civilian labor force . .. 7,560 7,539 71,754
Number employed. ..... 7,286 7,194 69,204
Percent employed . .. 96.4 95.4 96.4
Number unemployed. . .. 274 349 2,550
Percent unemployed . 3.6 4.6 3.6

Occupation of employed:
Professional, technical, and
kindred workers. ..... 1,200 658 10,346
Managers and administrators
except farm . ... 620 450 6,818
Sales workers. ....... 901 566 7,259
Clerical and kindred .... 1,260 1,220 12,882
Craftsmen, foremen, and kindred
workers . . ... .1,233 1,641 8,142
Operatives, except transport 544 904 4,179
Transport equipment operatives 200 323 1,954
Laborers, except farm. . 294 290 3,599
Farmers and farm managers. 10 14 93
Farm laborers and farm foremen 45 15 314
Service workers, except private
household . ... .902 1,042 11,191
Private household workers. .. 77 71 2,427
Total . . ... .7,286 7,194 69,204


Source: [44, Tables 104, 105].












Table 24.--People in labor force by age and sex, Pinellas County, 1970


Age category Malea Femaleb

Percent -
14 and 15 years old 15.8 8.6
16 and 17 years old 49.6 28.7
18 and 19 years old 69.5 56.7
20 and 21 years old 72.8 61.1
22 to 24 years old .. 85.1 58.6
25 to 34 years old .. 93.6 50.6
35 to 44 years old .. 93.6 55.0
45 to 64 years old .. 72.6 41.0
65 years and over . 10.4 5.4
Total civilian labor force
16 and over . 53.7 31.3


percent of total male labor force in respective age category.


Percent of total female labor force in respective age category.

Source: [44, Table 121].



Table 25.--Last occupation of experienced unemployed persons, Pinellas
County, 1970



Last occupation of experienced
a Male Female Total
unemployed 16 yrs. old and over

- Number - -
Professional, technical and managerial
workers . . . .. 595 218 813
Sales workers . . .. 250 179 429
Clerical and kindred workers .... 204 710 914
Craftsmen, foremen, and kindred workers 662 588 1,250
Operatives including transport 356 52 408
Laborers, except farm . .. 350 10 360
Farm workers . . .. 66 495 561
Service workers including private house-
hold .. . . .. 473 84 557
Total . . . . 3,017 2,627 5,644


aIncludes persons who last worked more
shown separately.


than 10 years ago, not


Source: [44, Table 123]









Table 26.--Industry group of employed persons, Pinellas County, 1970


Industry Total Black


Total employed, 16 years and older . .
Agriculture, forestry and fisheries . .
Mining . . . . ......
Construction . . . . .
Manufacturing:
Durable goods:
Furniture, limber, and wood products .
Metal industries . . . .
Machinery except electrical . . .
Electrical machinery, equipment supplies. .
Transportation equipment . . .
Other durable goods . . . .
Nondurable goods:
Food and kindred products . . .
Textiles and fabricated textile products.. .
Printing, publishing and allied industries. .
Chemical and allied products . .
Other nondurable goods .. ......
Total manufacturing industries . .
Railroad and railway express services .. ...
Trucking services and warehousing . .
Other transportation . . . .
Communications . . . .
Utilities and sanitary services . . .
Wholesale trade .. . .......
Food, bakery, and dairy stores. .. ...
Eating and drinking places . . .
General merchandise retailing . . .
Motor vehicle retailing and service stations. .
Other retail trade . . ...
Banking and credit agencies . . .
Insurance, real estate and other finances .
Business and repair . . . .
Private households . . . .
Other personal services . . . .
Entertainment and recreation . . .
Hospitals . . . . .
Health services, except hospitals . .
Education, government . . . .
Education,private . . . .
Other education and kindred... . .
Welfare, religious, and other nonprofit member-
ship organizations . . . .
Legal, engineering, and miscellaneous professions
Public administration . . . .


Number -
165,002 16,577
3,294 877
79 13
14,452 1,825


933
1,429
1,706
6,774
1,959
2,685


1,154
1,024
2,760
562
1,692
22,678
184
954
1,957
2,659
3,225
5,426
4,996
7,506
6,883
4,742
13,848
3,402
8,700
5,738
3,443
11,067
2,245
6,579
5,919
7,630
1,913
555

2,529
4,740
7,659


50
57
149
0
118
311


96
23
116
0
185
1,105
0
128
163
881
0c
0'
283
243
731
0
0
1,417
0
406
346
2,166
2,363
103
871
0
0
0
1,065

0
1,132
459


Includes not specified manufacturing industries.
Includes electrical.
cIncluded in communication.
Source: [44].











'able 27.--Employment and payrolls of County Government and County
School systems, Pinellas County, October, 1972


Payrolls and Employees

Item County government St. Petersburg
and school system Jr. College
(Grades 1-12)

Dollars -
Payroll: county government:
October payroll ... 1,076,000.00
Average earnings (full time) 642.00

Payroll: school district:
Total. . . ... 5,391,000.00 805,000.00
Teachers .......... 4,329,000.00 421,000.00
Average earnings (teachers). 945.00 1,424.00
Average earnings (other) 463.00 802.00
Number -
Employment: county government:
Total employees. . 1,691
Full-time . ... .1,670
Part-time . ... 21 -
Full time equivalent . 1,675 -

Selected functions:
Highways . . .188 -
Public welfare . 62 -
Hospitals. . .
Health . . .. 37 --
Police protection. . 272 -
Financial administration 209
General control. ..... 155

Employment: school district
Total employees ... 7,828 1,038
Full-time . ... 6,008 737
Part-time . ... 1,820 301
Full-time equivalent . 7,044 744
Teachers only. ...... 4,577 295


Source: [34, Tables 1,3].










Table 28.--Employment and payrolls of major individual municipalities and
major townships, Pinellas County, October 1972


St. Pinellas
Item Clearwater Largo Petersburg Park


Number of employees. .
Full-time. . .
Part-time. . .
Full-time equivalent .

Total: Common municipal
functions. . .
Highways . .
Police protection. .
Fire protection. .
Sewerage . .
Sanitation (not sewerage)
Parks and recreation .
Libraries. . .
Financial administration
General control. .
Water supply . .


Total: Variable
functions. .
Education. .
Hospitals. .
Other. .


municipal
. .
. .
. .


October payroll. .
Common functions .
-iable functions .

Average October earnings:
Full- ime employment
common functions .
Full-time employment
variable functions


997
947
50
969


737
22
163
114
46
114
130
22
34
74
18


232


232


587,000
416,000
171,000



567

737


275 2,766
234 2,490
41 276
246 2,586


216
15
50
40
6
34
15
6
15
21
14


30


30


176
155
21
161


131
24
34
14
11

10
7
13
7
11


30


30


2,041
124
448
248
128
339
326
72
101
115
140


545


545


- Dollars -


152,000
134,000
18,000


1,702,000
1,351,000
350,000


623

606


99,000
83,000
16,000



641

532


____________________________________________________________ A


Source: [34, Table 2].


- -
- -
-










Table 29.--Employment and payroll of workers covered by unemployment
compensation, Pinellas County, 1972

Employing Total Average
Industry units, quarter annual monthly
average payroll employment


Number Dollars Number

Agriculture, forestry, and
fisheries. . ... 201 5,427,624.12 975
Mining . . .. .7 321,741.01 40
Contract construction. 1,605 141,672,428.39 17,563
Manufacturing. . ... 642 198,668,006.74 23,799
Transportation, communi-
cation, electric, gas,
and sanitary services. 233 60,441,232.63 7,143
Wholesale trade. ... 588 44,776,124.56 5,807
Retail trade . .. 3,085 200,236,286.72 40,314
Finance, insurance, and
real estate. . ... 1,132 85,650,508.27 11,329
Services. . .... .. 3,624 197,444,227.88 34,688
State and federal govern-
ment . . .. .51 51,116,317.32 4,997
Other nonmanufacturing 203 3,104,016.44 486
Total, all industries. 11,371 988,858,514.08 147,141


a
Services include: hotels and other lodging places personal ser-
vices, miscellaneous business services, miscellaneous and auto repair
and services, motion pictures, amusement and recreation, medical and
health services, legal services, educational services, nonprofit member-
ship organization, miscellaneous services.


Source: [18].










Table 30.--Median earnings in 1969 of persons in experienced civilian
labor force for selected occupation groups, Pinellas County


Occupation Earnings

Dollars
Male, 16 yrs. and older with earningsa . 6,394
Professional, managerial, and kindred ..... 9,479
Craftsmen, foremen, and kindred . ... 6,505
Operatives, including transport ..... 5,132
Laborers, except farm . . .... .3,189
Farmers, and farm managers. .. ..... 3,682
Farm laborers except unpaid and farm foremen. 2,804

Female, 16 yrs. and older with earnings.. . 3246
Clerical and kindred. . . ... 3,729
Operatives, including transport . ... 3,277


aIncludes persons in other occupation groups, not shown separately.


Source: [44, Table 122].










Table 31.--Income and poverty data, total
1970


and Black, Pinellas County,


Item Unit Black Total


Persons . .. . .
Per capital income. . .
Families by income class:
Under $3,999 . . .
$4,000 to $5,999 . .
$6,000 to $11,999. . .
$12,000 and over . .
Total . . .
Median family income .
Income below poverty level (bpl):
Families below poverty level.
Percent of all families. .
Mean family income . .
Mean size of family. . .
Civilian male head less than
65 years . . .
Families with female head. .
Percent families receiving
public assistance income .
Unrelated individuals. .

Persons below poverty level:
Receiving Social Security
income . . .
65 years and over. . .
Receiving Social Security
income which are 65
years and over . .


No.
$

No.
No.
No.
No.
No.
$

No.
%7
$
No.


42,706
1,549

3,330
2,248
3,133
698
9,409
5,207

2,959
31.4
2,199
4.57


1,099
1,656


31.5
2,062


522,325
3,300

30,914
26,932
58,604
37,446
53,896
7,642

13,903
9.0
1,759.00
2.8

4,534
3, 58

9.9
24,151


39.5
41.8


80.2


Source: [44, Tables 119,124,125,128].










Table 32.--Payrolls for retail and wholesale trade, Pinellas County,
1967



Item Unit Number


Retail trade:
Establishments . . .. No. 4,323
With payroll . . . .. % 69.6
Payroll, entire year . . .. $ 95,776,000.00
Paid employees, week including March 12. No. 27,622
Wholesale trade:
Establishments . . .. No. 486
Payroll, entire year . . .. $ 22,176,000.00
Paid employees, week including March 12. No. 4,273


Source: [45].



Table 33.--Receipts and number of establishments for selected services
Pinellas County, 1967


Selected services Unit Number


Establishments . . . .. No. 4,057
With payroll . . . . % 44.4
Receipts:
Total, all establishmentsa . .. $ 143,575,000.00
Change in 1963-1974 . . ... % 48.9
Establishments with payroll . % 88.0
Receipts, all establishments:
Motels, hotels, and camps . . % 32.9
Automotive repair and services . % 7.5
Amusement and recreation including movies. % 14.7
Establishments with payroll:
Payroll, entire year . . .. $ 38,940,000.00
Paid employees, week including March 12. No. 12,581


aTotal includes kinds of businesses not shown separately.


Source: [45].











Table 34.--Sales in retail and wholesale trade, Pinellas


Trade


Retail trade:
Establishments with payroll. . .
Total sales by establishments:
Food stores . . . .
Automotive dealers. . . .
General merchandise stores. . .
Eating and drinking places. . .
Gasoline service stations . .
Furniture, home furnishing, and
equipment stores. . . .
Building materials, hardware, and farm
equipment dealers . . .
Apparel and accessory stores. . .
Drug stores and proprietary stores. .
a
Total sales, all establishments .
Change of sales from 1963-1967. .

Wholesale trade:
Total sales . . . .
Merchant wholesalers. . . .


Unit


Nur'neor


19.8
21.3
17.0
9.0
6.4


3.4
3.6
4.9
794,502,000.00
29.2


252,984,000.00
70.2


aTotal includes businesses not listed separately.

Source: [45].



Table 35.--Assets and liabilities of commercial banks, Pinellas County


Item


February


1973


1974


- Thousands of dollars -
Loans and discounts 912,722 1,114,182
Total deposits. ... 1,798,062 1,968,294
Time deposits ..... 1,126,787 1,296,792
Demand deposits 671,275 671,502


Source: [1, Table 6.202; 2, Table 6.20].


__ ~ ___~


County, 1967











Table 36.--Motor vehicle tags by type of vehicle, Pinellas County, fiscal
year, 1973


Vehicle County Florida

- Number - -
Passenger cars . .. 350,471 4,226,812
Buses . . .. 489 10,117
Trucks . . .. 36,062 687,736
Trailers . . .. 63,109 684,108
Motorcycles . ... 10,184 142,481
Demonstrators and misc.. .12,494 182,247
Total . . .. 472,809 5,933,501


Source: [2].






Table 37.--Gasoline sold by fiscal year, Pinellas County, 1973


Fiscal year Volume

Gallons
1960 . . . * 107,998,000
1969 . . . . . 172,058,000
1970 . . . . . .. 182,728,000
1971 .. . .............. 201,551,000
1972. . . . . . 229,398,000
1973. . . ........ 247,237,000


Source: [2, Table 13.78].

































LOCAL GOVERNMENT

CHARACTERISTICS












Table 38.--Local governments and public school systems in Pinellas County,
1972


Item


Local governments:
With property taxing power . .
Without property taxing power . .
Total . . . . .
School districts . . .


Number of school systems . . .
School systems by enrollment (October 1971):
1,200 or more pupils . . .
300 to 1,199 pupils . . .
150 to 299 pupils.. . . .
Less than 150 . . . .
Total number of public schools . .


Other local governments
County governments. .
Municipalities. .
Municipalities with a
50,000 or more. .
25,000 to 49,999 .
10,000 to 24,999.
2,500 to 9,999. .
Less than 2,500 .
Township governments.
Special districts .
With taxing power .


total . .


1970 population of:


Number


35
28
7
2

2

2
0
0
0
111

33
1
24

2
0
3
9
10
0
8
1


Source: [35].


III










Table 39.-- Assessed value of property subject to local government property
taxation, Pinellas County, 1971



Item Unit Assessed value


Gross assessed value (before partial
exemptions):
Total, including state-assessed property. $ 2,754,197
Locally assessed property:
Real property ........ .... $ 2,437,792
Personal property . . .... .$ 311,384
Tax exempt proportion of locally assessed
value:
Real property . .... ..... .$ 705,222
Personal property . . ... $ 942
Assessed value subject to tax, after deduction
of partial exemption:
Total . . . .... $ 2,048,033
State assessed property . . .. $ 5,021
Locally assessed property (total) ..... $ 2,043,012
Real property . . . ... $ 1,732,570
Personal property . . ... $ 310,442
Percent of assessed value subject to tax (total
100% of each area):
State assessed property . . % 0.2
Locally assessed property:
Real property ... .. . . .. % 84.6
Personal property . . . % 15.2


Source: [36, Table4].










Table 40.--Assessed value of property subject to local government property
taxation, standard metropolitan statistical area of Clearwater,
1971



Item Unit Assessed value

Number
Grocs assessed value (before partial
e):enptions):
Total, including state-assessed
property. . . ... $ NA
Locally assessed property:
Real property . . ... $ 322,312
Personal property . . $ NA
Tax exempt proportion of locally
assessed value:
Real property . . ... $ 86,867
Personal property . .. $ 0
Assessed value subject to tax, after
deduction of partial exemption:
Total . . . ... $ NA
State assessed property ...... $ 396
Locally assessed property (total) $ NA
Real property . . .. $ 235,445
Personal property . ... $ NA
Percent of assessed value subject to
tax (total 100% for each area):
State assessed property . .. % NA
Locally assessed property:
Real property . . % NA
Personal property . . % NA


Source: [36].









Table 41.--Assessed value of property subject to local government
property taxation, standard metropolitan statistical area
of St. Petersburg, 1971


Item Unit Assessed value

Number
Gross assessed value (before partial
exemptions):
Total, including state-assessed property.. $ NA
Locally assessed property:
Real property . . . .. $ 985,679
Personal property ....... $ NA
Tax exempt proportion of locally assessed
value:
Real property . .... .. .. $ 380,636
Personal property . . . .. $ 0
Assessed value subject to tax, after deduction
of partial exemption:
Total . . . ... ..... $ NA
State assessed property . . .. $ 1,833
Locally assessed property (total).. . $ NA
Real property . . . $ 605,043
Personal property . .... .. .. $ NA
Percent of assessed value subject to tax (total
100% of each area):
State assessed property . .. % NA
Locally assessed property:
Real property . . . % NA
Personal property . . ..... % NA


Source: [36].










Table 42.--Assessed valuation of non-exempt property as basis for
school taxes and fiscal data on effort to finance public
schools, Pinellas County, 1972-73



Item Unit Amount


Non-exempt assessed valuation of property:
1971-1972. . . .... $ 2,035,060
1972-1973. . . ... $ 1,995,901,000
County percent increase from 1963-73 % 292.4
Valuation per pupil in average daily
attendance 1972-73 . .... $ 25,184
Percent of county revenue from local
sources. . . .... ... % 27.46
Required local effort per pupil in
average daily attendance 1972-73 $ 132.24
Local effort required to participate in
Minimum Foundation Program (1972-73) $ 10,989,000.00


Source: [1, Table 4.462; 2, Table 4.46].







Table 43.--Millage and other associated facts for Pinellas County and selected cities, 1973


Item


County .
Clearwater .
Dunedin .
Gulf Port. .
Largo.. .
Pinellas Park.
St. Petersburg


Non-exempt
valuations


620,103
66,511
21,924
11,366
38,399
28,526
235,609


3 309 1.0 9.130
11 28 NA 1.115
40 15 NA 9.750
74 3 NA 3.340
22 26 NA 3.0
31 12 NA 10.0
3 58 NA 10.0


$3,275,379,729
168,294,460
36,640,630
26,009,760
65,061,250
40,110,590
292,660,570


$2,253,963,619
298,893,900
79,178,290
58,802,822
282,344,125
63,531,847
781,754,594


Sources: [7, p. 15; 8, Table 4].










Table 44.-- Financial statistics of revenue for the Pinellas County area
and the Pinellas County government, 1973


All government units County of Pinellas
Item Total Per capital Total Per capital
revenue revenue revenue revenue


Total revenue. .
Local tax revenue. .
Property ..
Utility Service
tax. . .
Occupational
license. .
Building and zon-
ing permits. .
Franchise fees .
Other taxes. .
Sales & service
charge revenue .
Refuse & trash
Hospital . .
Recreation .
Airports and water
terminals .
Transit. . .
Other. . .
Special assessments.
Utility sales rev-
enue . .
Water. . .
Electric . .
Gas. . .
Sewerage . .
Fines & forfeitures.'
Court fees . .
Investment earnings.
Misc. other local
revenues . .
Officer fee collec-
tions. . .
Intergovernmental
revenue. . .
Federal. . .
State. . .
Other. . .


*-1 ----


I


156,355,967
54,493,968
35,561,804

10,582,946

1,885,646

3,315,275
2,975,128
173,169

14,909,688
8,794,157
0
1,769,869

647,677
1,483,971
2,205,014
1,602,525

29,196,980
14,964,945
0
1,885,595
12,154,836
1,879,845
330,083
7,189,517

3,712,902

2,230,900

40,818,919
14,379,103
25,028,122
1,411,694


Dollars -
48,956,960
20,094,210
19,080,311

0

105,667

868,500
0
39,732

1,172,325
0
0
213,999

539,999
0
419,128
327,087

7,161,640
3,944,400
0
0
3,217,240
451,204
317,151
2,510,596

1,540,245

2,220,609

13,161,893
5,030,478
7,187,426
943,989


of all local


Source: [8, Table 1].


aThese statistics represent the combined total operations
government units within a county.


- -- -









Table 45.--Financial statistics of revenue for the cities of Clearwater
and Dunedin, 1973


Clearwater- Dunedin
Item Total Per capital Total Per capital
revenue revenue revenue revenue

- - Dollars - --


Total revenue. .
Local tax revenue. .
Property . .
Utility Service
tax. . .
Occupational
license. .
Building and zon-
ing permits.
Franchise fees .
Other taxes .
Sales & service
charge revenue
Refuse & trash
Hospital . .
Recreation .
Airports and water
terminals. .
Transit. . .
Other. . .
Special assessments.
Utility sales rev-
enue . .
Water. . .
Electric . .
Gas. . .
Sewerage . .
Fines & forfeitures.
Court fees . .
Investment earnings.
Misc. other local
revenues . .
Officer fee collec-
tions. . .
Intergovernmental
revenue. . .
Federal. . .
State. . .
Other. . .


20,236,730-
6,400,423
3,216,508

1,916,702

244,196

443,726
519,498
59,793

1,931,605
1,303,977
0
174,484

0
0
453,144
193,194

6,162,762
2,342,250
0
1,885,595
1,934,917
423,607
0
895,796

608,774

0

3,620,569
1,048,656
2,500,038
71,875


96
48


4,529,537
1,557,165
742,486


28 531,812


55,959

99,982
126,926
0

531,633
447,107
0
32,917

43,344
0
8,265
75,910

1,122,209
678,199
0
0
444,010
73,384
0
154,728

31,485


983,023
212,850
751,134
19,084


Source: [8, Table 1].










Table 46.--Financial statistics of revenue for the cities of Gulfport and
Largo, 1973


Item


Total revenue. .
Local tax revenue.
Property . .
Utility Service
tax. . .
Occupational
license. .
Building and zon-
ing permits. ..
Franchise fees .
Other taxes .
Sales & service
charge revenue .
Refuse & trash .
Hospital . .
Recreation .
Airports and water
terminals .
Transit. .
Other . .
Special assessments.
Utility sales rev-
enue . .
Water. . .
Electric . .
Gas . .
Sewerage . .
Fines & forfeitures.
Court fees . .
Investment earnings.
Misc. other local
revenues . .
Officer fee collec-
tions. . .
Intergovernmental
revenue. . .
Federal. . .
State . .
Other. . .


______________________________________________________________I


1,971,786
511,712 45
161,679 14


205,304

19,225

47,800
77,704
0

353,456
240,905
0
95,061

0
0
17,490
5,407

397,932
245,915
0
0
152,017
30,996
0
35,140

659

0

636,484
129,071
491,216
16,197


18

1

4
6
0

31
21
0
8

0
0
1
0

35
21
0
0
13
2
0
3

0

0

55
11
S43
1


- Dollars - -- --
5,932,241
1,814,840
326,960

817,250

105,760

337,890
225,010
1,970

604,310
537,400
0
40,140

0
0
26,770
35,220

1,634,890
467,250
0
0
1,167,640
125,820
4,600
114,740

26,180

0

1,571,641
620,621
951,020
0


Source: [8, Tablel].









Table 47.--Financial statistics of revenue for the cities of Pinellas
Park and St. Petersburg, 1973


Item


Total revenue .. .
Local tax revenue.
Property . .
Utility service
tax. . .
Occupational
license. .
Building and zon-
ing permits. .
Franchise fees .
Other taxes .
Sales & service
charge revenue .
Refuse & trash .
Hospital . .
Recreation .
Airports and water
terminals .
Transit. . .
Other. . .
Special assessments.
Utility sales rev-
enue . .
Water. . .
Electric . .
Gas. . .
Sewerage . .
Fines & forfeitures.
Court fees . .
Investment earnings.
Misc. other local
revenues . .
Officer fee collec-
tions. . .
Intergovernmental
revenue. . .
Federal. . .
State. . .
Other. . .


'er capital
revenue


5,289,693
1,500,744
617,641

471,540

92,927

145,940
172,696
0

397,983
388,132
0
9,251

0
0
600
129,366

1,154,268
788,223
0
0
366,045
64,591
5,504
40,974

453,435

0

1,541,828
397,998
1,128,425
15,405


- - Dollars -- - -

-- 53,536,994
52 16,768,254 7:
21 7,968,254 3.


5,536,728

1,015,934

980,145
1,199,306
67,678

7,942,238
4,981,439
0
1,166,032

64,334
1,410,190
320,243
661,599

9,458,284
5,939,256
0
0
3,519,028
406,814
0
3,045,232

654,916


14,599,657
4,633,826
9,777,512
188,319


Source: [8, Table 1].










Table 48.--Financial statistics of expenditures for the Pinellas County
area and Pinellas County Government, 1973


All government unitsa County of Sarasota
Total Per capital Total Per capital
Item expendi- expendi- expendi- expendi-
tures tures tures tures


Total expenditures.
Capital outlay. .
Operating and
other . .
General govt. .
Police. . .
Fire. . .
Corrections .
Other public
safety. . .
Streets and high-
ways . .
Parks & recreation.
Courts. . .
Natural resources
Health. . .
Hospitals . .
Public welfare. .
Libraries . .
Urban development
and renewal .
Airports & water
terminals .
Refuse & trash. .
Interest on debt.
Other misc. expen-
ditures . .
Water . .
Electric. . .
Gas . .
Sewerage. . .
Transit.. .
Cash & investments.
Short & longterm
debt. . .


- Dollars - -


132,254,661
29,299,382

102,955,279
20,893,790
12,908,982
6,081,040
874,208

7,241,486

14,415,931
9,392,072
1,844,264
579,699
2,721,790
0
1,020,565
1,265,022

276,908

522,569
8,053,065
6,207,544

6,657,564
11,901,146
0
1,646,807
12,005,859
3,391,297
190,367,493

214,012,431


47

166
33
20
9
1

11

23
15
2
0
4
0
1
2

0

0
12
10

10
19
0
2
19
5
252

213


42,739,193
12,262,513

30,476,680
11,201,843
3,767,912
3,368
441,565

1,658,852

6,620,311
2,583,725
1,559,367
561,358
2,718,551
0
1,013,483
0

105,865

141,398
0
1,671,518

444,329
3,304,305
0
0
4,925,809
0
53,717,273

56,375,445


a These statistics represent the combined
government units within a county.


total operations of all local


Source: [8, Table 1].












Table 49.--Financial statistics of expenditures for the cities of Clearwater
and Dunedin, 1973



Clearwater Dunedin
Total Per capital Total Per capital
Item expendi- expendi- expendi- expendi-
tures tures tures tures


Total expenditures.
Capital outlay..
Operating and
other . .
General govt .
Police . .
Fire . .
Corrections .
Other public
safety .. ..
Streets and high-
ways . .
Parks & recreation.
Courts . .
Natural resources .
Health . .
Hospitals . .
Public welfare. .
Libraries . .
Urban development
and renewal .
Airports & water
terminals .
Refuse & trash. .
Interest on debt.
Other misc. expen-
ditures . .
Water . .
Electric . .
Gas . .
Sewerage . .
Transit . .
Cash & investments.
Short & longterm
debt . .


18,791,677
1,970,980

16,820,697
2,732,599
1,715,151
1,213,703
0

873,498

903,308
1,262,894
70,753
0
0
0
0
268,143

0'

270,536
1,183,455
1,505,315

514,770
1,261,255
0
1,646,807
1,043,085
0
20,271,001

37,126,628


- Dollars - -
-- 3-,434,766
29 478,085


252
41
25
18
0

13

13
18
1
0
0
0
0
4


4
17
22

7
18
0
24
15
0
304

282


2,956,681
519,671
564,240
167,070
0

75,468

310,789
365,569
0
0
0
0
0
56,989


0
402,554
350,640

96,852
283,965
0
0
241,182
0
3,120,218

9,006,104


21

134
23
25
7
0

3

14
16
0
0
0
0
0
2

0

0
18
15

4
12
0
0
11
0
304

282


Source: [8, Table 1].


I











Table 50.--Financial statistics of expenditures for the cities of Gulfport
and Largo, 1973



Gulfport Largo
Total Per capital Total Per capital
Item exexpendi- expendi- expendi- expendi-
tures tures tures tures


Total expenditures.
Capital outlay.
Operating and
other . .
General govt .
Police . .
Fire . .
Corrections .
Other public
safety. .
Streets and high-
ways. . .
Parks & recreation
Courts. . .
Natural resources
Health. . .
Hospitals .
Public welfare. .
Libraries .
Urban development
and renewal .
Airports & water
terminals .
Refuse & trash. .
Interest on debt.
Other misc. expen-
ditures .
Water . .
Electric. .
Gas . .
Sewerage. .
Transit . .
Cash & investments.
Short & longterm
debt. . .


1,437,885
183,542

1,254,343
250,753
220,892
15,034
0

41,000

79,840
143,445
15,291
0
0
0
0
43,660

0

0
255,868
75,672

0
148,240
0
0
148,190
0
1,225,067

1,780,869


- Dollars - -
-- 4,977,610
16 1,501,140


110
22
19
1
0

3

7
12
1
0
0
0
0
3


0
22
6

0
13
0
0
13
0
173

126


3,476,470
385,750
517,420
383,000
8,850

101,820

390,170
179,900
31,700
0
0
0
5,900
55,500


0
335,800
573,570

177,400
642,730
0
0
1,188,100
0
8,915,790

15,185,400


39

90
10
13
9
0

2

10
4
0
0
0
0
0
1

0

0
8
14

4
16
0
0
30
0
154

129


Source: [8, Table 1].











Table 51.--Financial statistics of expenditures for the cities of Pinellas
Park and St. Petersburg, 1973



Pinellas Park St. Petersburg
Item Total Per capital Total Per capital
expendi- expendi- expendi- expendi-
tures tures tures tures


Total expenditures. .
Capital outlay. .
Operating and
other . .
General govt. .
Police. . .
Fire. . .
Corrections .
Other public
safety. . .
Streets and high-
ways. . .
Parks & recreation.
Courts. . .
Natural resources .
Health. . .
Hospitals . .
Public welfare. .
Libraries . .
Urban development
and renewal .
Airports & water
terminals
Refuse & trash. .
Interest on debt.
Other misc. expen-
ditures . .
Water . .
Electric. . .
Gas . .
Sewerage. . .
Transit . .
Cash & investments.
Short & longterm
debt. . .


4,968,285
1,756,354

3,211,931
542,680
447,142
206,819
0

118,201

1,448,879
208,346
23,557
0
0
0
0
56,684

0

0
395,167
158,154

0
693,669
0
0
668,987
0
6,663,315

10,807,731


- Dollars - -
-- 42,771,507
61 8,179,662


112
19
15
7
0

4

50
7
0
0
0
0
0
1

0

0
13
5

0
24
0
0
23
0
185

174


34,591,845
3,627,370
4,138,116
3,284,861
256,354

3,308,634

3,612,033
4,241,685
79,715
0
0
0
0
692,234

0

110,549
4,569,691
1,345,790

3,634,770
5,161,000
0
0
2,492,103
2,215,802
87,108,988

69,638,900


34

146
15
17
13
1

14

15
18
0
0
0
0
0
2

0

0
19
5

15
21
0
0
10
9
227
181


Source: [8, Table 1].


I











Table 52.--Distributions to Pinellas County and municipalities from state
sources and state tax collections by major sources of revenue,
1973-74



Item County State


Source of distribution Dollars
Total gasoline, special fuel, and
motor fuel tx 2( gas and special
fuel tax to State Board of Admin.
for County Road Bonds. ..... 4,608,025.70 89,758,574.36
7th cent gas & motor fuel tax
Gas tax. . . ... 1,998,016.21 41,227,814.62
Special fuel tax . ... 77,576.81 3,198,219.80
Paramutual wagering. . ... 446,500.00 29,915,500.00
Beverage licenses. . ... 196,740.00 2,632,161.89
Mosquito control-state matching. 102,227.75 2,475,000.00
Gas and oil production tax 0 2,141,295.44
Insurance agents county license tx 33,592.32 417,244.32
Revenue sharing trust funda 4,529,580.00 68,526,684.00
Total. . . . ... 11,992,258.79 240,292,494.20

Source of revenue
Sales and use tax. . ... 83,089,576.03 1,115,131,863.21
Gasoline taxes . . .. 20,392,165.60 332,617,165.82
Motor vehicle licenses ...... 10,897,347.95 152,764,677.27
Paramutual wagering taxes. .... 4,581,589.64 76,315,234.30

Documentary stamp taxes. ..... 5,981,844.60 83,346,465.18

Documentary stamp tax: Surtax 68,155.25 1,245,069.32
Hunting and fishing licenses . 112,889.25 4,130,135.75
Intangible taxes . ... 0 0
Total. . . . ... .125,123,568.32 1,765,550,610.85

aources: Cigarette tax, auto road tax, intangible ta
Sources: Cigarette tax, auto road tax, intangible tax.


Source: [9, p. 380-381].


































HEALTH, EDUCATION, AND

PUBLIC WELFARE DATA











Table 53.--Distributions to county schools from Florida Education Finance
Program and other programs, Pinellas County, 1973-74


Item


Florida Education Finance Program. . .
Federal revenue sharing funds for construction .
Community schools. . . . .
School safety program. . . . .
Driver education . . . .
a
Other . . . . .
Community colleges . . . .
Total from general revenue fund. . .

County capital outlay and debt service school
fund:
Capital outlay . . . .
Board of administration debt service . .
Interest on investments. . . .
Total from trust fund. . . .
Total distribution . . . .


Distribution


Dollars
43,019,469.00
1,500,000.00
0
110,492.00
132,924.00
2,005,490.00
7,886,759.00
54,655,134.00



1,892,994.73
4,194,739.61
67,110.60
6,154,844.94
62,809,978.94


aIncludes funds from vision material center,
gram, extended year program funds.


child nutrition pro-


Source: [9, p. 386, 387].


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Table 54.--Summary of revenues and expenditures of schools including grades
K-12, Pinellas County, fiscal year, 1973-74


Revenues and expenditures


Revenues
Federal sources . .
State sources . .
Federal through state . .
Local sources . .
Total revenue . .
Total nonrevenue receipts .
Remittances from other sources .
Total revenues and receipts. .
Transfers . . .
Beginning balances . .
Total revenues, receipts,
transfers, and balances .
Adjustments to fund balance. .
Total revenues, receipts,
transfers, balances and
adjustments . .
Remittances to other districts
and agencies . . .
Total expenditures and re-
mittances . . .
Transfers . . .
Ending balance . . .
Adjustments. . . .
Total expenditures, transfers,
reserves, balances and ad-
justments . . .

Expenditures
Administration . . .
Current expenses-all funds:
Instruction. . . .
Operation of plant . .
Maintenance of plant . .
Auxiliary services . .
Fixed charges . .
Total current expenses (day
schools) . .
Non-program schools . .
Total current expenses (all
schools) . .
Capital outlay . . .
Debt service . . .
Total expenditures (all funds)


County


Dollars
1,653,207.35
57,113,528.34
5,601,542.14
44,868,665.68
109,236,943.51
22,173,334.13
9,550.00
131,419,827.64
4,402,690.41
11,049,758.55

146,872,276.60
0


146,872,276.60

0

95,564,741.93
4,402,690.41
46,383,596.91
521,247.35


146,872,276.60


1,886,247.93

64,538,581.20
6,580,760.54
1,936,584.04
4,459,658.60
8,013,064.94

87,394,897.25
0

87,394,897.25
6,532,856.65
1,636,988.03
146,872,276.60


State


Percent of total
1.1 1.9
38.9 40.1
3.8 5.2
30.5 24.5
74.4 70.9
15.1 11.5
0.006 0.1
89.5 82.6
30 3.5
7.5 14.0


65.1
0


100

0

65.1
3.0
31.6
0.4


100


1.3

44.0
4.5
1.3
3.0
5.5

59.5
0

59.5
4.4
1.1
100


100
0.02


100

0.01

67.5
3.5
28.8
0.1


100


1.5

41.2
4.2
1.8
3.7
5.0

57.5
0.2

57.7
6.4
2.9
100


Source: [7].


_~r_


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Table 55.--School enrollment by grade level and age, Pinellas County
1970


School enrollment


Total enrolled, 3-34 years
Nursery school . .
Public . .
Kindergarten . .
Public . .. .
Elementary, 1-8 years. .
Public . .
High school, 1-4 years .
Public . .
College . .


Percent enrolled, 3-34
3 and 4 years old.
5 and 6 years old.
7 and 13 years old
14 and 15 years old.
16 and 17 years old.
18 and 19 years old.
20 and 21 years old.
22 to 24 years old
25 to 34 years old


old
. .
. .
. .

* .

. .
* .
. .


years
. .
* .
. .
. .
. .
* .*
* .
. .
. .


Enrollment


Number
105,105
2,613
619
5,059
3,604
58,732
53,158
27,714
25,952
10,987
Percent
57.6
22.1
78.0
98.8
95.3
89.7
59.0
28.0
14.9
6.6


Source: [44, Table 126].


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Table 56.--Number of high school graduates continuing education by
type of institution entered, Pinellas County, 1973


Item Graduates

Number
Total high school graduates. . ... .5,816
Public . . . . .5,537
Private. . . . ... 279
Continuing at junior college:
Public . . . . ... 1,671
Private. . . . . 1
Continuing at senior college or university:
Public . . . . ... 523
Private. . . . ... 145
Continuing at out-of-state college .. 451
Continuing at technical, trade and other:
In Florida . . . . 257
Out-of-state . . . ... 19


Source: [2, Table4.82].




Table 57.--Pupil mobility in public schools during one year, grades
K-12, Pinellas County, 1972-73


Components of change Pupils


Number
Total enrollment . . . .. 99,893
Withdrawals .b. 20,781
First-time entries . . .. 92,724
Transfers from out-of-state . 5,750
Transfers from other districts. . 1,419


aMay have been to enter another school in this or another state
or to leave school.

pupils who had not previously entered any other school during
the 1971-72 school year. First-time entries would be 100.0 percent
of the enrollment if no "new" pupils entered during the school year.

c
Pupils who transferred during the 1972-73 school year, not as
the beginning of the year.


Source: [2, Table 4.19].






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Table 58.--Instructional positions in public school system, 1972-73
and 1973-74, Pinellas County


Positions Fiscal year
Positions
1972-73 1973-74

Number -
Supervisors of instruction (general and
special subjects) . . .. 65 48
Principals and supervising principals:
Kindergarten only. . .. .0 0
Elementary. . . ... 78 107
High school . . ... 61 41
Elementary and high school. . 7 8
Total principals. . . ... 146 156

Teachers:
Kindergarten. . . ... 97 135
Grades 1-6 . . . ... .1,706 1,901
Grades 7-9. . . .. 980 1,186
Grades 10-12 . . ... .984 1,061
Total teachers. . . ... 3,772 4,283

Other instructional staff:
Librarians:
Grades 1-6 . . ... .75 74
Grades 7-12 . . ... 57 57
Guidance:
Grades 1-6 . . ... .9 23
Grades 7-12 . . ... 92 90
Psychological and other:
Grades 1-6. . . ... .1 27
Grades 7-12 . . ... 53 115
Total other instructional staff . 287 386
Other county-wide instructional per-
sonnel. .............. 67 59
Total full-time instructional personnel 4,337 4,932


Source: [6, 7].











Table 59.--Public assistance by program, Pinellas County,
1973


fiscal year


Cases or Total
recipients payments

Old age assistance (72-73). 2,288a 1,608,173
Aid to the blind (72-73) 100a 103,730
Aid to the disabled (72-73) 1,032a 1,051,697
Aid to families with dependent
children (72-73). . ... 17,277a 5,932,293
Total direct assistance .. 20,697 8,695,893
Social Security (Dec. 71) ... 179,656 22,076,000
Enrollment in health insurance
program for the aged
(Medicare, 1971) type:
Hospital and/or medical
insurance . . .. 156,363 46,795
Hospital insurance. . .. .155,553 31,530
Supplementary medical insurance 152,926 15,266
Old-Age, survivors, disability,
and health insurance benefi-
ciaries (12-30-73):
Retired workers . ... 132,765 22,801,000
Disabled workers . .. 8,325 1,601,000
Others . . . 61,365 7,282,000


aAverage recipients per month.

Dependents of retired and disabled workers, survivors, and
special age 72 beneficiaries.


Sources: [2, Tables 17.17, 17.39, 17.81, 17.82; 45].






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Table 60.--Disbursements of the county government for welfare, Pinellas
County, fiscal year ending Sept. 30, 1972


Operating Capital
Recipient social service expenses outlay
expenses outlay


Foster home care. . ... .. .. 0 0
Federal commodities . .... 61,125.42 0
Welfare administration. ....... 376,992.57 1,564.17
Welfare services. . .... 357,036.28 0
Mental health . . .... .172,987.86 0

Tubercular care . . . 9,637.50 0
State-county welfare participation. .. 807,003.74 0
Health unit or department . .. 0 0
County cemeteries . . 0 0
County hospitals . . ... 7,416.82 0

Homes for infirm. . . ... 5,528.53 0
Parental homes. . . ... 0 0
Juvenile or detention homes ..... 308,479.16 12,734.50
Neighborhood youth corps. . ... 0 0
Legal aid . . . ... .0 0
Total . . ... 2,106,207.88 14,298.67


Source: [10, p.48].






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Table 61.--Old-age, survivors, disability, and health insurance, by
number of beneficiaries with monthly cash benefits in
current-payment status by age and sex, Pinellas County,
December, 1973


Number of
Beneficiaries by age and sex
beneficiaries


Total . . . . ... 202,450
Under age 60:
Under 18 years. . . .... 8,990
18-21 years . . . .... .1,890
22-59 years . . . .... 8,610

Age 60 and over:
Male. . . . . ... .76,580
Female. . . . .... 106,375
60-64 years . . . .... .23,220
65-71 years . . . .... 69,775
72 and over . . . ... 89,965


Source: [2, Table 17.9].





Table 62.--Department of Health, Education, and Welfare: Domestic
assistance program recipients and funds obligated,
Pinellas County, fiscal 1973



Agency Dollars

Food and Drug Administration . .. .
Health services and Mental Health Administra-
tion ................ .. 919,657.00
National Institute of Health ........ .1,477,072.00
Office of Education. . . .... 2,453,526.00
Office of the Secretary. . . ... 1,566,852.00
Social and Rehabilitation Service. ..... 13,639,442.00
Social Security Administration . ... .417,099,181.00
Special institutions . . ... 0
Total. . . . . .. 437,155,730.00


Source: [47, p. 79].









Table 63.--Amount paid by food stamp recipients, bonus, total and
average value of food stamps for the fiscal year 1973,
Pinellas County


Recipients Number


Households . . .... 7,702
Persons . ... ....... 24,242
Amount paid by recipients. ..... 2,129,124
Bonus (free) value .. ..... .. 5,008,833
Total value issued . . ... .7,137,957
Average stamp value per household. 926.77


aIncreased food purchasing power.

Source: [2, Table, 17.83].



Table 64.--Existing medical facilities, number of beds, Pinellas
County, 1971



Medical facility Facilities Beds

General hospitals . . .. 13 3,451
Long-term care facilities . 1 50
Nursing homes . . .. 54 4,950
Tuberculosis hospitals . ... 0 0

Homes for the aged . ... 19 3,101
Diagnostic or treatment centers 4 --
Rehabilitation facilities . 5
Public health centersa . 2 --


Source: [1, Table 3.532].


aIncludes principal units and auxiliary facilities.











Table 65.--Professionals in state licensed health occupations,
Pinellas County, 1973


Personnel


Medical doctors . .
Doctors of osteopathy. .
Dentists . .
Registered nurses .
Licensed practical nurses


Pharmacists .
Dental hygenists .
Chiropractors. .
Veterinarians. .
Optometrists .
Physical therapists.


Opticians . . .
Sanitarians . .
Nursing home administrators.
Psychologists . .
Podiatrists. ...... .
Naturopaths . .


Per
1,000
population


Number -
697 1.12
140 0.23
273 0.44
5,389 8.69
2,481 4.00


370
161
90
64
60
88


0.60
0.26
0.15
0.10
0.10
0.14

0.10
0.04
0.14
0.03
0.52
0.02


Source: [22, Table 1].


aIncludes current, lapsed, and inactive licenses.








Table 66.--Resident deaths from certain causes in Pinellas County and Florida, 1973



Cause of death and incidence of disease County Florida
White Non-white Total total


Cause of death:
Major cardiovascular disease
Heart disease . . . .
Cerebrovascular disease . . .
Aortic aneurism and certain arterial disease
General arteriosclerosis . . .
Cancer . . . . .
Diabetes mellitus . . . .
Cirrhosis of the liver . . .


Respiratory diseases:
Tuberculosis . . . .
Influenza and pneumonia . .
Bronchitis, emphysema, and asthma .
Certain causes: early infancy mortality.
Violent deaths:
Motor vehicle accidents . .
Other accidents . . .
Suicides . . . .
Homicides . . .. .... .
Total deaths (all causes) .. ....
Total population . . .


- - Number - -


4,219
1,559
199
152
1,924
133
162


10
235
240
47

119
154
115
23
10,181
571,455


163
60
1
6
76
7
11


4
17
7
12

11
36
1
27
514
48,648


4,383
1,619
200
158
2,000
140
173


14
252
247
59

130
190
116
50
10,696
620,103


32,045
10,162
1,291
1,208
16,581
1,538
1,702


188
2,309
1,633
1,129


2,579
2,451
1,294
1,262
87,958
7,845,093


I


Source: [20, Table 22].


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Table 67.--Admissions of patients to the state mental hospital
system, by type of admission, Pinellas County, June
30, 1973-1974


Admissions County Florida

Number -
Rate of admissions per 100,000 civilian
populationa. . . . 77.1 92.4
Type of admission:
Voluntary. . ... .... 233 3,325
Involuntary. . .... .... .164 2,795
Criminal & circuit court. . .. 41 857
Other.\. . . . 1 38
Total. . ... .. . 439 7,015



a1972 estimated population, Bureau of the Census, 1972.

Source: [21, Table 6].








Table 68.--Incidence of disease in Pinellas County and Florida, 1972


Disease County Florida

Number -
Chicken pox . . ... 65 3,950
German measles ...... .... .3 1,913
Gonorrhea . .. ..... 2,257 43,688
Hepatitis, infectious . ... 122 2,459
Influenza. . ... .. 133 22,469

Measles . . ... .. 109 1,460
Mumps . . . .. 78 1,525
Streptococcal, infectious . .. 110 10,653
Syphilis . . . .. 163 3,691


Source: [2, Table 3.28].







Table 69.--Offenses constituting the crime index for Pinellas County and selected municipalities, 1971,
1972, 1973


Number of index offenses Crime rate per 100,000 inhabitants
Area 1971 1972 1973 1971 1972 1973

Belleair. ....... 17 24 29 557.9 730.1 826.7
Clearwater . ... 2,310 2,446 4,941 4,323.0 3,963.6 7,428.8
Dunedin . .... 398 565 1,095 2,193.6 2,688.2 4,994.5
Gulfport . ... 305 386 689 3,047.6 3,539.0 6,061.9
Indian Rocks Beach. 94 84 179 3,428.2 3,001.1 5,849.7
Kenneth City. . ... 45 55 145 1,132.9 1,241.5 3,183.3
Largo . . 665 796 1,656 2,934.6 2,464.4 4,312.6
Madeira Beach. . .. 211 252 405 4,933.4 5,231.4 8,492.3
Oldsmar . ... 18 57 101 1,137.8 3,421.4 4,832.5
Pinellas Park ...... .634 713 1,426 2,765.5 2,629.0 4,998.9
Redington Beach . 14 32 47 860.0 1,974.1 2,857.1
Safety Harbor . .. 180 131 149 5,639.1 3,258.7 3,608.6
South Pasadena. ..... 94 69 54 4,429.8 1,954.1 1,529.3
St. Petersburg. . ... 8,661 9,578 17,103 3,861.9 4,146.8 7,258.4
St. Petersburg Beach. 270 265 335 3,271.1 2,823.1 3,381.4
Tarpon Springs. . ... 234 305 527 3,195.8 3,456.1 5,816.1
Treasure Island . .. 138 131 217 2,192.2 1,906.6 3,155.0
Unicorporatedb ..... 3,101 3,390 5,782 2,295.8 2,284.1 3,608.2
County total. . .. 17,557 19,460 35,173 3,267.8 3,292.2 5,672.1


aThe crime index is the total number of actual offenses or incidents known to law enforcement
officers (not number of persons or number of injuries).

bIncludes those incorporated jurisdictions which report this information to the law enforcement
agency responsible in that geographic jurisdiction.


Source: [1, 2].


































RESOURCE CHARACTERISTICS










Table 70.--Land area, non-inventory and inventory acreages, 1958-1967


Item 1958 1967


Total land area . .. 168,960 168,960
Non-inventory acreages ... 67,219 71,600
Federal non-cropland ... 670 570
Urban built-up . . 64,748 69,229
Small water areas. . .. 1,801 1,801

Total inventory acreages 101,741 97,360
Cropland . . .. 14,433 10,890
Pasture . . ... 15,490 5,797
Range . . ... 3,000 4,500
Forest . .... 58,380 59,400
Other land .. . ... 10,438 16,773


Source: [11, Table A, B].





Table 71.--Developed land in Pinellas County and Tampa Bay Region
1968 and 1972


1968 1972
Item Unit County I Region County 1Region

Total developed . .acre 57,024 227,360 75,628 293,819
Total developed . .. % 33.6 10.0 42.6 13.0
Increase in developed land acre 18,604 66,459
Increase in developed land % 32.6 29.2


aRegion consists of Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas and
Sarasota Counties.


Source: [27, Table 3.3].










Table 72.--Land acres by land capability classes, Pinellas County, 1967



Land capability Inventory classes
Cropland Pasture Range Forest Other Total

Classa Subclassb -- -- - -Acres -- --- -- --
2 W . 1,673 966 1,125 965 0 4,729
3 W 0 362 1,125 4,503 3,800 9,790
4 W . 197 1,933 0 20,048 985 23,163
5 W . 1,087 966 2,250 8,042 173 12,518
7 W . 393 362 0 12,546 2,936 16,237

3 S . 4,672 846 0 7,184 1,624 14,326
4 S . 733 0 0 858 0 1,591
6 S . 240 0 0 1,072 0 1,321
7 S . 1,307 362 0 2,252 3,109 7,030
8 S . 588 0 0 1,930 4,146 6,664

Total acreage. 10,890 5,797 4,500 59,400 16,773 97,360


aClass I Few limitations that restrict use.

Class II Some limitations, reduce choice of plants or require
moderate conservation practices.

Class III Severe limitations that reduce the choice of plants
or require special conservation practices, or both,

Class IV Very severe limitations that restrict the choice of
plants, require very careful management, or both.


Class V -


Very little or no erosion, but have other limitations
that restrict their use to pasture range, woodland or
wildlife food and cover.


Class VI-VIII Severe limitation, unsuitable for cultivation
restricts use to recreation, wildlife, or water
supply or aesthetic purposes.

Subclass S Wetness

Subclass W Adverse soil characteristics or qualities


Source: [11].









73.--County land use by category, Pinellas County and Tampa Bay Regiona 1972
I-


Category


Urban:
Residential . . .
Single-family . .
Multi-family . .
Mobile homes . .
Commercial . . .
Retail and services .
Tourist commercial. .
Industrial . .
Transportation and utilities.
Public and semi-public .
Recreation and open spaces. .
Total urban . . .

Non-urban:
Agriculture and mining .
Vacant and open range .
Total non-urban . .
Inland water . . .
Totals . . .


Total
area


Acres
51,146
43,036
3,364
4,746
6,329
5,005
1,324
2,639
2,305
5,018
8,191
75,628


18,929
78,854
97,783
3,729
177,140


Percent -
67.62 28.87
56.90 24.29
4.44 1.89
6.27 2.67
8.36 3.57
6.61 2.82
1.75 0.74
3.48 1.48
3.04 1.30
6.63 2.83
10.83 4.62
100 42.69


10.68
44.51
55.20
2.10
100


Acres
163,039
141,062
7,037
14,940
18,776
15,247
3,529
12,498
15,075
19,230
65,235
293,853


676,425
1,248,627
1,925,052
37,005
2,255,910


- Percent -
55.8 7.22
48.0 6.25
2.39 0.31
5.08 0.66
6.38 0.83
5.18 0.67
1.20 0.15
4.25 0.55
5.13 0.66
6.53 0.85
22.9 2.89
100 13.02


29.98
55.34
85.33
1.64
100


Source: [27, Tables 3.1, B3].


aRegion consists of counties of Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas and Sarasota.


- i ? r r r -r- ---- --










Table 74.--Areas and population facts of selected
1970


places, Pinellas County,


Area Population
Location Total Land Inland Total Per sq.
water mile

Square miles - Number -
Clearwater .. 19.3 14.5 4.8 52,074 3,591
Dunedin . .. 6.0 5.9 0.1 17,639 2,990
Largo . .. 11.0 11.0 0 22,031 2,003
Pinellas Park 10.4 10.4 0 22,287 2,143
St. Petersburg. 61.7 55.4 6.3 216,232 3,903
Tarpon Springs. 7.8 6.6 1.2 7,118 1,078


Source: [32].







Table 75.--Farms, land in farms, and land use, by size of farm, Pinellas
County, 1969


Farms with harvested cropland
Farms Farms Total Total acres Acres of
in farms harv. crop

Number Acres - Number - -
All farms ..... 290 21,347 174 14,647 6,014
Farms with:
1 to 9 acres 67 246 38 147 108
10 to 49 acres. 142 3,172 86 1,983 1,296
50 to 69 acres. 16 948 8 467 316
70 to 99 acres. 22 1,808 13 1,080 607
100 to 139 acres 13 1,531 8 934 332
140 to 179 acres 6 920 3 485 295

180 to 219 acres 2 400 2 400 265
220 to 259 acres 5 1,208 4 974 643
260 to 499 acres 11 3,829 8 2,876 1,131
500 to 999 acres 2 a 1 a a
1,000 to 1,999 acres 3 3,300 2 a a
2,000 and over .. 1 a 1 a 280


aData withheld to avoid disclosure.


Source: [33].











Table 76.--Fresh water requirements of
in million gallons per day,


Pinellas County and Tampa Bay Region
1970


Item County Regional total

Public supplies b
-..-r-- - mgd - -
Water withdrawn:
Surface water . ... 0 54.5
Ground water . .. .60.0 80.4
Total withdrawn . ... 60.0 134.9
Water delivered:
Paoestic use and loss .. 48.0 114.3
Trndi rial/commercial. 12.0 20.6
Total consumed . ... NA

Self-supjplied industry
Water withdrawn:
Surace water. . ... 0 11.9
Ground water . .. 2.0 82.6
Total withdrawn . ... 2.0 94.5

Water use by major classification:
Phosphate mining . . 0 45.9
Citrus processing . ... 0.4 33.3
Chemical production processing 0 3.0
Other . . .. 1.6 12.3
Water consumed . . 1.6 30.6


aRegion consists of counties -
and Sarasota counties.


Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas


bMillion gallons per day.

Source: [31, p. 34, 35].










Table 77.--Agricultural water requirements
Bay Region, 1970


in Pinellas County and Tampa


Water requirements County Regiona

b
----- mgd - -
Water withdrawn:
Surface water . . .. 0.04 7.44
Ground water. . . 4.0 154.6
Total withdrawn ........ 4.04 162.04
Acres irrigated by type of crop:
Citrus. . . . 4.04 84.74
Truck ... . . ... 0 24.9
Improved pasture. . ... 0 37 6
Other . . . 0 14.8
Consumptive use . ... .2.9 112.4
Livestock and poultry requirements:
Cattle and calves . .. .0.1 2.4
Milk cows . . .. 0.3 4.0
Total equine . . .. <0.1c 0.1
Broiler chickens and laying hens. <0.1c 0.3
Total withdrawal. . . 0.4 6.8



aRegion consists of Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas and
Sarasota Counties.

Million gallons per day

c<0.1 indicates that the calculated water requirement was less
than 0.05.


Source: [30, p.55].




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Table 73.--Selected farm characteristics, Pinellas County, 1354 and 1969


Item Ut County Florida
1969 1964 1969

Total of farms . . ... No. 290 446 35,586
Land in farms. . ... .. acres 21,347 48,447 14,031,998
Average size of farms. ....... acres 73.6 108.6 394.3
Total cropland . . ... .acres 9,219 14,697 3,774,119
Harvested cropland . . acres 6,014 9,174 2,234,036
Woodland . . . acres 2,657 20,671 3,814,187
Value of land and buildings per farm $ 103,310 113,025 139,818
Number of farms:
Sales of $20,000 and over. .... No. 49 47 6,654
Sales of $10,000 to $19,999. ... No. 25 38 3,335
Sales of $5,000 to $9,999. .... No. 36 36 4,453
Sales of $2,500 to $4,999 .. No. 54 45 5,570
Class 6 . . . No. 21 69 2,659
Part-time .. ..... No. 86 122 9,551
Part retirement .. ... No. 18 89 3,238
Abnormale. . . ..... No. 1 0 42
Farm products sold:
Crops. ... . ..... .$ 3,233,530 2,652,999 731,733,327
Livestock products . .... $ 3,108,269 2,689,447 395,241,624
Forest products. . . ... $ 2,331 0 5,099,176
Total sales. . . ... $ 6,344,130 5,351,150 1,132,074,127
Average value sold per farm. $ 21,876 11,998 31,812


aIncludes woodland pasture.
bValue of products sold $50-$2,500 and an operator under 65 yrs. who did not work off farm 100
days or more during year.
CValue of products sold $50-$2,500 and an operator under 65 yrs. who worked off farm 100 days
during year.
Value of products sold $50-$2,500 and an operator over 65 yrs.
eInstitutional, ex:perimsntal and research farms and those run by agencies.


Source: [33, p. 401].











Table 79.--Forest land area: Pinellas County, 1970



Type of land County Florida

Numbers of acres -
All land . . . 185,900 35,179,400
Forest land:
Commercial . . ... 41,200 16,231,600
Unproductive . . ... 6,100 1,606,900
Productive reserved. . ... .300 94,400
Total. ............ 47,600 17,932,900
Non-forest land. . . ... 138,300 17,246,500


Source: [1, Table 11.362].










Table 80.--Farm sales of forest products, Pinellas County, 1969


1969 1964
Forest products Farms Farms Sales
Sales Sales
reporting reporting

Number Dollars Number Dollars
Standing timber or trees .2 821 0 0
Firewood and fuelwood. 0 0 NA NA
Sawlogs and veneer logs.. 0 0 NA NA
Pulpwood . .. 1 1,300 NA NA
Other forest products. 1 210 NA NA


Source: [33, Table 26].




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Table 81.--Comparison of interstate, intrastate, and export fresh fruit shipments for Pinellas
County and Florida, August 1, 1973 July 31, 1974


Item


Interstate
Grapefruit . . .
Oranges . . .
Tangerines . . .
Total . . .

Intrastate east of Suwannee
Grapefruit . . .
Oranges . . .
Tangerines . . .
Total . . .


Intrastate west of
Grapefruit .
Oranges . .
Tangerines .
Total . .


Suwannee
. .
. .a
. .


- 4/5 bushel boxes - -

12,101,834 26,065,859 177,033 84,137
8,310,509 22,801,078 11,927 311,466
2,112,797 5,061,798 8,221 74,137
22,525,140 53,928,735 197,181 469,740


479,326
351,725
28,124
859,175


455
1,386
224
2,065


928,183
1,016,916
149,675
2,094,774


6,151
3,637
345
10,133


0
1,300
0
1,300


3,218
6,951
1,140
11,309


Source: [15, 16].











Table 82.--Citrus production in Pinellas County, Tampa Bay Region, and
Florida, 1970-1971 growing season



ItemPinellas Region Florida
County

- - Bushels - -

All oranges . .. 937,000 19,327,000 142,300,000
All grapefruit .. 856,000 3,288,000 42,900,000
Other . .. 43,000 950,000 12,370,000
Total citrus. .. 1,836,000 23,565,000 197,570,000
- - Dollars - -
Total value of sales. 2,741,400 36,482,000 260,592,000
(on tree price) .



aRegion is Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas and Sarasota
Counties.

Source: [27, p. 42].










Table 83.--Area of citrus land lost in Pinellas County, 1969-1972,
all causes


Area Acres lost


County wide. . . ... .. . 889


aPrimary loss is due to urbanization.


Source: [28, p. 39].






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Table 84.--Inventory of selected commercial citrus acreage by year set,
Pinellas County


1946-1949
1959
1969
Total bearing
acres .
1970
1971
1972
1973
Non-bearing
acres .

Total acres
in trees.


45 127 88
1 8 2
1 3 14


3,889
17
15
8
8


. I 3,937


655
0
0
0
0


655


1,378
0
0
0
2


1,380


1,202
9
9
3
0


1,223


Source: [12].






84




Table 85.--Commercial marine landings by type, in pounds and value, Pinellas
County, 1972



Landings by type Pounds Dollars


Total finfish. . . .. 4,751,863 1,076,891
Food fish .......... 4,733,210 1,076,031
Non-food fish. . . ... 18,653 860

Total shellfish. . . ... 621,132 635,003
Shrimp (heads on). . ... 365,334 276,637
Clam (meat). . . ... 0 0
Conch. . . . .. 0 0
Crab . . . ... .13,673 7,444
Spiny lobster: crawfish . .. 229,368 229,368
Oyster (meat). . . ... 0 0
Scallop. . . . ... 0 0
Sponges. . . . ... 12,757 121,554
Squid. . . . .. 0 0
Turtle . . . ... 0 0

Total landings . . ... 5,372,995 1,711,894


Source: [23].












Table 86.--Tourist activity in Pinellas County and Tampa Bay Region,
1971


Total Total Change
a tourists expenditures 1970-71


Number Dollars Percent
Pinellas County . 3,297,600 516,437,000 11.2
Regiona. . . 6,633,000 1,038,795,000 15.4



aRegion consists of Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas and
Sarasota Counties.

Source: [27, Table 4.7, 26 Table 36].












Table 87.--Tourist facilities for Pinellas County, Tampa Bay Region and
Florida, 1973


SRooming Food service
Area Hotels Motels houses establishment


Pinellas County. 158 711 525 1,356
Region . 201 1,203 1,413 3,308
Florida . 1,111 5,469 4,991 18,613


Pinellas and


Source: [27, Table4.8].


aRegion consists of Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco,
Sarasota Counties.






86




Table 88.--Summary of recreational facilities in Pinellas County


Expenditures for
Recreation Facilities Eenitre or
recreation

Number Dollars
Playground area. ..... 68 0
Swimming area. . ... 23 0
Fishing area . ... 42 0
Picnic area. . ... 44 0
Camping area . ... .2 0
Hiking area. . ... .38 0
Boat ramp area . ... 22 0
Concessions. . ... 17 0
Hunting area . ... 1 0
Bike trails (miles). . 3.6 0

Rentals:
Boats . . ..... 1 0
Bicycles . . .... 1 0

Ownership:
City . .... .. 156 5,161,774
County . . ... .9 1,434,058
State. . . ... .4 6,595,832

Acres . . ... 5,489.4 0


Source: [28].









Table 89.--Weather Data Pinellas Countya


Avg. Avg. Highest Lowest 1 year in 10 will have Avg # of days with
Month daily daily avg. monthly avg. monthly Avg. less more -.10" 0.50"
maximum minimum maximum minimum total than- than-
- Temperature - - - Precipitation- - -
January 720F 55 80 37 2.5" 0.1" 5.3" 4 2
February. 73 56 81 41 3.0 0.5 6.0 4 2
March 76 59 84 46 3.7 0.3 7.8 5 3
April 81 65 88 54 3.2 0.3 7.4 4 2
May . 87 70 93 54 2.6 0.3 6.1 4 2
June. 90 74 94 69 6.3 2.4 10.0 9 4
July. 90 75 94 71 9.2 4.1 16.5 12 6
August. 90 76 94 71 9.0 4.8 15.3 12 6
September 89 74 92 69 8.4 2.9 14.0 9 5
October .. 84 69 80 55 3.9 .3 8.6 5 2
November. 77 61 84 46 1.7 .2 6.0 3 1
December. 73 56 81 37 2.1 .6 5.5 4 2
Annual. 82 66 95 34 55.6 32.7 79.3 75 37


aAll data gathered in St. Petersburg, elevation 50 ft.


Source: [46].


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Table 90.--Probable dates of last critical temperature in Spring and first in Fall, Pinellas Countya


Dates for given probability of
Spring Fall
Item 320F 360F 400F 320F 360F 40F
or lower or lower or lower or lower or lower or lower


One year in ten later than. Jan 31 Feb 19 Mar 6 Dec 12 Nov 30 Nov 18
Two years in ten later than NA Feb 14 Feb 22 NA Dec 12 Nov 26
Five years in ten later than. NA Jan 15 Jan 28 NA NA Dec 13



aAll data gathered in St. Petersburg, elevation 50 ft.

Source: [46].


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