Location
Williston is located in rural Levy County in North Central Florida.
Population
✦ According to a recent population estimates, there 2,297 people in Williston and 24,450 people in Levy County. Over 600,000 people live within 50 miles of Williston.
Community
A 13-man police force protects both the city and the industrial community.
A 22-man volunteer fire department offers fire protection to the city and the industrial community. Williston has a fire insurance rating of 7.
Lifestyle
✦ Williston offers a great deal more then comparable sized small cities. Recreation is centered around the outdoors with excellent opportunities for golf, hunting, fishing, camping, boating, cave diving and horseback riding.
Terrain
✦ The elevations around Williston vary from 75 - 100 feet above mean sea level. The city is surrounded by rolling green hills, although the city's industrial community is completely flat.
Transportation
✦ Highways - The City is located on U.S. 41 and U.S. 27. Interstate 75 is minutes away to the East and North.
✦ Railroads - CSX Transportation tracks run through the city. Freight Service is available.
Williston Municipal Airport is located adjacent to the industrial Community. It features, 2 runways of 7000 feet and 5,000 feet. A portion of the longer runway is lighted. Facilities include a fixed base operator, aircraft maintenance and charter service.
✦ Charter service is available at Williston Municipal Airport
Health Facilities
Regional General Hospital Williston, 24/7 Emergency Services.
✦ Williston Health Care Center - 180 beds.
✦ There are 10 physicians and 3 dentists in Williston, 2 chiropractors.
Communications
✦ Williston has one weekly and two daily newspapers.
✦ No local television stations. Most networks are available on Cable TV.
Library
The Williston Public Library is located at 10 SE 1st Street and Noble Avenue. It has 10,000 books and is a member of the Levy County Library System.
Churches
✦ There are 15 Churches, representing most major denominations.