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A Taste of Pensacola, Florida

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT PENSACOLA?

  1. Pensacola is the westernmost city in the Florida Panhandle and the county seat of Escambia County, Florida. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 56,255 and as of 2009, the estimated population was 53,752.

  2. Pensacola is nicknamed "The City of Five Flags" due to the five governments that have flown flags over it during its history: the flags of Spain (Castile), France, Great Britain, the Confederate States of America, and the United States. Other nicknames include "World's Whitest Beaches" (due to the white sand prevalent along beaches in the Florida panhandle), "Cradle of Naval Aviation", "Western Gate to the Sunshine State", "America's First Settlement", "Emerald Coast", "Redneck Riviera", "Red Snapper Capital of the World", and "P-Cola.

  3. Tourism:  There are a number of annual festivals, events, historic tours, and landmarks. The Pensacola Seafood Festival and The Pensacola Crawfish Festival held in the heart of historic Downtown has been held for nearly 30 years with live music acts. The Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival is held annually in November in Seville Square often drawing more than 200 regional and international artists as well as The Children's Art Festival which is held in the same park featuring art by children from local area schools.

  4. The median income for a household in the city was $34,779, and the median income for a family was $42,868.

  5. The climate of Pensacola is humid subtropical, with short, mild winters and hot, humid summers. Typical summer conditions have highs in the low 90s °F and lows in the mid 70s. Afternoon or evening thunderstorms are common during the summer months.
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Demographics of Pensacola, Florida

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

64.91%

30.58%

0.52%

1.77%

2.07%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Businesses in Pensacola, Florida


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. African Touch -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   3055 Michigan Ave. Pensacola, FL (850) 944-9930

  2. Carlos Miller -  Category: Black Barber -   5222 North W Street Unit N Pensacola, FL 32505 (850) 438-0908

  3. Color of Success -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   415 West Belmont St. Pensacola, FL (850) 505-7751

  4. Cut-N-Up Barbering & Style -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   6929 Mobile Hwy Pensacola, FL (850) 944-9290

  5. Dean's Kuttin Edge -  Category: Black Barber -   910 Michigan Ave. Pensacola, FL (850) 433-9363

  6. Doris Healthy Hair Beauty Salon -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   2618 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Dr, Pensacola, FL 32503-3814 (850) 470-0672

  7. Headz Up Beauty & Barber -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   4108 Barrancas Ave Pensacola, FL (850) 432-3987

  8. Krystalz Hair Salon -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   3300 N Pace Blvd # 55, Pensacola, FL 32505-5145 (850) 438-3005

  9. Mary Kay Cosmetics - Michelle Crawford -  Category: Cosmetics -   641 Childers Street Pensacola, FL (850) 968-0517

  10. Me and Mom's Family Hair Care -  Category: Black Hair Salon -   2428 North 12th Ave. Pensacola, FL (850) 438-6700

  11. Miracles Hair & Nail Design -  Category: Black Hair Salons -  201 North Navy Boulevard, Pensacola, FL 32507-2005 (850) 458-7676

  12. Tab's Beauty Salon -  Category: Black Hair Salon -   405 Airport Blvd. Pensacola, FL (850) 475-8411

  13. Unity Salon & Spa -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   919 W. Michigan Ave. Pensacola, FL 32505 (850) 436-8866

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BLACK BUSINESSES - SERVICES - VENDORS ETC.

  1. Ameriplan - Marvin E. Ginns, Sr. -  Category: Insurance -   4040 Lynn Ora Dr. , Pensacola, FL (850) 505-0912

  2. Lee's Bio Performance Catalysts -  Category: Energy -   7680 W. Hwy 98 #119, Pensacola, FL (850) 516-3345

  3. Gulf Coast African American -  Category: Chamber of Commerce -   321 N De Villiers St # 306, Pensacola, FL 32501-3891 (850) 433-0593 - (visit website)

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Arlene Williams Bar-B-Que -  Category: Bar-B-Q - Soul Food -   1440 North Pace Boulevard, Pensacola, FL 32505 (850) 696-2270

  2. Auntee's Soul Food from the Heart -  Category: Soul Food Catering -   795 Beverly Parkway, Pensacola, FL 32505 (850) 288-1017

  3. Cajun Experience -  Category: Cajun -   100 E Garden St, Pensacola, Escambia County, FL 32501-5624 (850) 432-4848

  4. Five Sisters Blues Cafe -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -  Regular live blues music   - 421 W. Belmont St., Pensacola, FL 32501 (850) 912-4856   - (visit website)

  5. King's Bar-B-Q -  Category: Bar-B-Q -   2120 North Palafox Street, Pensacola, FL 32501-1721 (850) 433-4479

  6. Marilyn's Soulfood -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -   4022 West Fairfield Drive, Pensacola, FL 32505-4733 (850) 912-8293

  7. Queen B Soul Food -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -   2601 Alcaniz St, Pensacola, Escambia County, FL 32503-3813 (850) 432-8979

  8. Ron's Soul Food -  Category: Soul Food -   407 N De Villiers St, Pensacola, FL 32501 (850) 435-0927

  9. The Rib Shak -  Category: Bar-B-Q - Soul Food -   17348 Perdido Key Dr, Pensacola, FL 32507 (850) 607-8017   - (visit website)

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CITY VIDEO CONNECTION


A tour of Pensacola Florida's many attractions and lifestyles including top real estate professionals LaDawn and Darryl Singleton.

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black/african american special events

LOVING FROM THE INSIDE OUT™ a powerful "women's empowerment symposium"




- Event to be held at the following time, date, and location:

Saturday, March 15, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM (CDT)

New World Landing

600 South Palafox Street

Pensacola, FL 32502 -


FROM THE INSIDE OUT™ "a women's empowerment symposium" Saturday, March 15, 2014 Florida pan handle and surrounding areas (Georgia, Alabama, Lousiana, Mississippi and beyond) ....Get ready for this life changing, powerful experience. It's your turn and your time! You don't want to miss this!Sista's outside of the area are invited too! Make it a girlfriends, sista to sista weekend! LOVING...

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CHURCHES



  1. Allen Chapel AME Church -  500 North Guillemard Street, Pensacola, FL 32501-3948 (850) 433-2404

  2. Anew Warrington Church Of God In Christ -  1100 Hawthorne Street Pensacola FL 32507 (850) 458-1768  - (visit website)

  3. Bethel AME Church -  511 Woodland Drive, Pensacola, FL 32503-2764 (850) 434-3881

  4. East Hill Church of God In Christ -  400 East Jordan St. Pensacola, FL 32503 (850) 433-7507  - (visit website)

  5. Hurst Chapel AME Church -  705 North C Street, Pensacola, FL 32501-2956 (850) 434-3870  - (visit website)

  6. St. Mark Church of God in Christ -  57 Hannah Circle Pensacola FL 32534 (850) 478-4660  - (visit website)

  7. Zion Hope Primitive Baptist Church -  201 W Leonard St, Pensacola, FL (850) 434-3355  - (visit website)

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ENTERTAINMENT



  1. Coconuts Comedy Club -  Category: Comedy Club -   7200 Plantation Rd, Pensacola, FL 32504 (850) 484-6887

  2. Five Sisters Blues Cafe -  Category: Blues Music - Soul Food -  Regular live blues music   - 421 W. Belmont St., Pensacola, FL 32501 (850) 912-4856   - (visit website)

  3. The Seville Quarter Nightclub -  Category: Nightclub -   130 E Government St, Pensacola, FL 32502 (850) 434-6211   - (visit website)

  4. The Will Call -  Category: Nightclub -   22 South Palafox Place, Pensacola, FL 32502 (850) 912-8644   - (visit website)

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ANNUAL EVENTS



  1. Bands on the Beach
    (September )  Location: Gulfside Pavilion - 735 Pensacola Beach Blvd. Pensacola Beach, FL 32561

    Entertainment, good music and don't forget to bring lawn chairs! Soul, Funk, Rock and more.


  2. Jamaican Fest
    (September )  Location: Portofino Boardwalk - Pensacola Beach, FL 32561 (850) 932-1500

    Featuring live music.


  3. Labor Day Blues Festival
    (September )  Location: Pensacola Interstate Fairgrounds - 6655 Mobile Hwy. Pensacola Beach, FL 32526   - (visit website)

    The last party of the year, come and join us.


  4. Pensacola Seafood Festival
    (September )  Location: Seville Square - Pensacola Beach, FL 32502   - (visit website)

    Entertainment, delicious seafood dishes.


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