About Us

Facts about Williston.

Our little town is located in the heartland of Levy county, North Central Florida. Williston is a little taste of country. Upland forests, pastures, ponds, springs and lakes, all found over miles of scenic back roads. The gateway to “The Nature Coast”.

Williston has 2 main grocery stores.

Population
This small town counts with a little less than 3000 people. Our ancestries are Italian, American, German, Greek, Irish and English.
Location
We is located in Levy County, North Central Florida. Small towns surrounded by farms and forests. Quiet residential areas sprinkled by large oak trees that are indigenous to the area.
Climate
Temperatures that vary throughout the year between 57 and 82 degrees. The average rainfall is 45.3 inches. Away enough from the coast Williston is naturally protected away from the dangers of tropical storms.
Lifestyle
We have a lot of outdoors activities to offer, even though unknown to most of the world, we have a pretty country town right here. Recreation is centered around the outdoors with excellent opportunities for golf, hunting, fishing, camping, boating, cave diving and horseback riding.
Churches
Great fellowship opportunities through various church denominations.
Library
The local library is situated in the middle of town and is worth the visit as a historical building with its own small museum in there!
Our RV resort also offers a big collection of books in our entertainment center.
Terrain
The elevations around Williston vary from 75 – 100 feet above mean sea level. Our town is surrounded by rolling green hills, although the diameter of town and 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.
There is a Railroad – 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. Facilities include a fixed base operator, aircraft maintenance and charter service available.
Community
18 man police force and 22 fire fighters volunteer for our community. 10 pilots and 9 other airmen also for our town.
Airlines
Gainesville regional airport 22 minutes away offers services with daily schedule to mayor city airports in the United States.
Health facilities
Our local hospital offers 40 beds and a small intensive care center with a helicopter airport.
Williston also offers two walk in clinics.
There are 10 physicians, 4 dentists and two chiropractors with private offices.
The university of florida hospital, Shands, is 25 minutes away and is nationally acclaimed for its services and excellent staff.

Things to do in Williston.

Contact list.
Blue Grotto Dive resort. (352) 528-5770
Cedar lakes woods and gardens. (352) 529-0055
Devil’s den spring. (352) 528-3344
Two tails ranch. (352) 528-6585
Kirby family farm. (352) 812-7435
Two hawk hammock. (352) 339-2026
Information and reservations to local restaurants.
Sho gun Japanese restaurant. (352) 528-0113
Angelina Mia pizzeria. (352) 528-5600
The ivy house country restaurant. (352) 528-5410
Green shutters country restaurant. (352) 528-0090
Hardee’s hamburgers fast food. (352) 528-0047
Taco Bell Mexican fast food. (352) 528-9008
Subway sandwiches fast food. (352) 528-5519
Frog’s BBQ. (352) 529-0832
Mc Donald’s fast food hamburger. (352) 528-3999
Pizza Hut. (352) 448-4379
La Viña Mexican restaurant. (352) 529-2675
Bubbaque’s BBQ restaurant. (352) 528-4227
Local grocery stores.
Winn Dixie (352) 528-5551. General grocery store.
Grocery depot (352) 528-6239. General grocery store.
La Esperanza (352) 528-4663. Mexican food specialty store.
Family dollar (352) 240-1571. Variety of items at discounted prices.
Corner market (352) 528-2054. Convenience store. ATM.
Dollar general (352) 528-5688. Variety of items at discounted prices.
Information about local businesses and stores.
Sparr building and farm supply (352) 528-6177, farm and lawn supply.
Ace hardware (352) 529-0028, for all your house fixings.
Warehouse flooring & Uhaul (352) 528-9663
Dixie’s antiques (352) 528-2338. Antiques, furniture, home decoration and more.
Walgreens (352) 528-3409, pharmacy and convenient store.
Autozone (352) 558-5030, auto parts and supplies.
Family dollar (352) 240-1571, discounted prices on household, clothing and variety items.
CVS (352) 528-4146, pharmacy and variety items.
Klover leaf tack & western Wr (352) 528-5560, horse items and clothing store.
Dollar general (352) 528-586, discounted prices on household, clothing and variety items.
Napa auto parts (352) 528-5111, auto store.
Verizon (352) 528-0020, cell phone company.
Circle K (352) 528-4636, convenient store.
Badcock home & furniture (352) 528-2981, furniture to rent or own.
Store-it storage (352) 529-6992, storage units.
Advance auto parts (352) 528-9800, auto store.
Lane’s yardware (352) 528-5251, for your lawn needs.
Big O package (352) 528-4711, liquor store.
The cottage dresser (352) 528-2050, furniture and house goods items and decoration.
Bill’s tire repair (352) 528-5119, tire repair.
Rhino gun cases (352) 528-6110, gun cases.
Sunshine drugs (352) 529-6966, pharmacy.
Redbox (866) 733-2693, DVD’s, Blue Ray and video game rentals.
Travel to nearby places:
Rainbow run is a beautiful lazy water’s spring worth the visit. Be prepared to sit and float down the river or canoe or kayak. Ask about paddle boarding instructions. There is an emergent interest in this new way to see the water. It’s stayed is like snorkeling without getting in the water.
We’re surrounded with fresh water springs in the area, each with its own enchanting beauty.
Orlando is one hour and a half away with tons of attraction packs and entertainment.
The Gulf of Mexico less than an hour away and east coat beaches less than two hours away.
Cedar key with its historic feeling provides seafood locally, quaint shops and a variety of seafood restaurants. 45 minutes away.
Ocala well know as horse country and the university town of Gainesville where you can enjoy professional sports events and all that a city can offer.