Florida

established March 3, 1845 formerly known as Florida Territory
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Florida two letter code: FL
capital: Tallahassee est. 1824
population:
21,992,985
Nicknames:
Alligator State
Everglade State
Flower State
Gulf State
Orange State
Peninsula State or Peninsular State
Sunshine State
77 Counties:
Alachua County
Baker County
Bay County
Bradford County
Brevard County
Broward County
Calhoun County
Charlotte County
Citrus County
Clay County
Collier County
Columbia County
DeSoto County
Dixie County
Duval County
Escambia County
Flagler County
Franklin County
Gadsden County
Gilchrist County
Gilchrist County/Levy County
Glades County
Gulf County
Hamilton County
Hardee County
Hendry County
Hernando County
Hernando County/Pasco County
Highlands County
Hillsborough County
Holmes County
Indian River County
Jackson County
Jefferson County
Lafayette County
Lake County
Lee County
Leon County
Levy County
Liberty County
Madison County
Manatee County
Manatee County/Sarasota County
Marion County
Martin County
Miami-Dade County
Monroe County
Nassau County
Okaloosa County
Okeechobee County
Orange County
Orange County/Lake County/Polk County/Osceola County
Orange County/Seminole County
Osceola County
Palm Beach County
Pasco County
Pinellas County
Polk County
Polk County/Osceola County
Putnam County
Santa Rosa County
Sarasota County
Sarasota County/Charlotte County
Seminole County
St. Johns County
St. Johns County/Flagler County
St. Lucie County
Sumter County
Sumter County/Marion County
Suwannee County
Taylor County
Union County
Volusia County
Volusia County/Flagler County
Wakulla County
Walton County
Washington County
2 Neighboring States:
Alabama
Georgia
17 Areacodes:
239     305     321     352     386     407     561     727     754     772     786     813     850     863     904     941     954    
Airport : 502
Gliderport : 2
Heliport : 297
Seaplane Base : 48
Ultralight : 3
Electoral Votes: 29
State Motto: In God We Trust
Highest point in Florida: Britton Hill , 345 feet
fossil Agatized coral (state stone)
fossil scientific name Cnidaria, Anthozoa
tree Sabal Palm
tree binomial nomenclature Sabal palmetto
flower Orange blossom
flower scientificname Citrus sinensis
fish Florida largemouth bass
fish binomial nomenclature Micropterus salmoides(subspecies floridanus)
bird Mockingbird
shell Horse conch
reptile American alligator
reptile scientific name Alligator mississippiensis
insect Zebra longwing
insect scientific name Heliconius charitonius
horse Florida Cracker Horse
butterfly Zebra longwing
butterfly binomial nomenclature Heliconius charithonia
land mammal Florida panther
marine mammal Manatee
rock or stone Agatized Coral
gemstone Moonstone
zipcodes for Florida : 32003 32006 32008 32011 32013 32024 32025
all 1356 zipcodes for Florida
Crime Chart Florida Crime (2014) USA Crime (2014)
population 19,893,297 318,857,056
violent crimes 107,5211,197,987
violent crime rate540.5375.7
murder and manslaughter1,14914,249
murder and manslaughter rate5.84.5
rape8,563116,645
rape rate43.036.6
robbery24,914325,802
robbery rate125.2102.2
aggravated assault72,895741,291
aggravated assault rate366.4232.5
property crimes679,4468,277,829
property crime rate3415.52596.1
burglary143,2201,729,806
burglary rate719.9542.5
larceny theft493,6475,858,496
larceny theft rate2481.51837.3
motor vechicle theft42,579689,527
motor vehicle theft rate214.0216.2
Alafaya (85,561)
Altamonte Springs (43,159)
Apollo Beach (15,648)
Apopka (48,382)
Atlantic Beach (13,193)
Auburndale (15,035)
Aventura (37,649)
Avon Park (10,086)
Azalea Park (13,203)
Bartow (18,972)
Bayonet Point (24,412)
Bayshore Gardens (17,899)
Bellair-Meadowbrook Terrace (13,578)
Belle Glade (18,251)
Bellview (22,759)
Bloomingdale (22,879)
Boca Raton (93,235)
Bonita Springs (51,704)
Boynton Beach (73,966)
Bradenton (54,437)
Brandon (106,604)
Brent (22,175)
Brownsville (14,835)
Buenaventura Lakes (30,324)
Callaway (15,161)
Cape Canaveral (10,206)
Cape Coral (175,229)
Carrollwood (34,254)
Casselberry (27,056)
Cheval (10,992)
Citrus Park (25,329)
Clearwater (113,003)
Clermont (32,390)
Cocoa (17,711)
Cocoa Beach (11,595)
Coconut Creek (59,302)
Conway (15,382)
Cooper City (35,364)
Coral Gables (51,117)
Coral Springs (129,485)
Coral Terrace (25,318)
Country Club (48,349)
Country Walk (17,156)
Crestview (23,270)
Cutler Bay (44,865)
Cypress Lake (12,177)
Dania Beach (31,446)
Davie (100,882)
Daytona Beach (64,736)
DeBary (19,998)
DeLand (30,195)
Deerfield Beach (79,768)
Delray Beach (66,255)
Deltona (88,474)
Destin (13,523)
Doctor Phillips (12,028)
Doral (56,035)
Dunedin (36,164)
East Lake (32,335)
East Lake-Orient Park (23,995)
East Milton (11,337)
Edgewater (21,566)
Egypt Lake-Leto (36,735)
Elfers (14,301)
Englewood (14,366)
Ensley (20,784)
Estero (30,799)
Eustis (19,986)
Fairview Shores (10,457)
Fernandina Beach (12,339)
Ferry Pass (31,204)
Fish Hawk (15,823)
Fleming Island (29,656)
Florida City (12,122)
Florida Ridge (18,056)
Forest City (14,724)
Fort Lauderdale (178,590)
Fort Myers (74,013)
Fort Pierce (44,484)
Fort Walton Beach (21,817)
Fountainebleau (53,413)
Four Corners (32,154)
Fruit Cove (30,770)
Fruitville (13,462)
Gainesville (130,128)
Gibsonton (15,893)
Gladeview (11,825)
Glenvar Heights (18,899)
Golden Gate (28,917)
Golden Glades (33,620)
Goldenrod (12,500)
Gonzalez (13,936)
Goulds (11,210)
Greenacres (39,676)
Groveland (11,528)
Gulf Gate Estates (10,946)
Gulfport (12,322)
Haines City (22,807)
Hallandale Beach (39,488)
Hialeah (237,069)
Hialeah Gardens (23,926)
Highland City (10,040)
Hobe Sound (13,205)
Holiday (21,049)
Holly Hill (11,943)
Hollywood (149,728)
Homestead (66,498)
Homosassa Springs (13,403)
Horizon West (17,222)
Hudson (11,730)
Hunters Creek (21,064)
Immokalee (24,021)
Iona (13,549)
Ives Estates (19,980)
Jacksonville (868,031)
Jacksonville Beach (23,064)
Jasmine Estates (18,470)
Jensen Beach (12,000)
Jupiter (62,707)
Jupiter Farms (11,803)
Kendale Lakes (58,767)
Kendall (78,580)
Kendall West (38,673)
Key Biscayne (12,990)
Key Largo (10,781)
Key West (25,755)
Keystone (22,678)
Kissimmee (69,152)
Lady Lake (14,717)
Lake Butler (16,053)
Lake City (12,161)
Lake Magdalene (28,966)
Lake Mary (16,021)
Lake Wales (15,541)
Lake Worth (37,498)
Lakeland (104,401)
Lakeland Highlands (11,649)
Lakeside (31,522)
Lakewood Park (11,304)
Land O' Lakes (33,112)
Lantana (11,136)
Largo (81,000)
Lauderdale Lakes (34,796)
Lauderhill (71,579)
Lealman (20,740)
Leesburg (21,993)
Lehigh Acres (106,747)
Leisure City (24,125)
Lighthouse Point (11,104)
Lockhart (14,489)
Longwood (14,085)
Lutz (20,184)
Lynn Haven (20,156)
Maitland (17,463)
Mango (12,062)
Marco Island (17,690)
Margate (57,234)
Meadow Woods (27,301)
Melbourne (80,127)
Merritt Island (35,063)
Miami (441,003)
Miami Beach (92,312)
Miami Gardens (113,187)
Miami Lakes (30,972)
Miami Shores (10,831)
Miami Springs (14,490)
Middleburg (13,042)
Midway (17,640)
Minneola (10,735)
Miramar (137,132)
Mount Dora (13,519)
Myrtle Grove (17,475)
Naples (21,512)
Navarre (32,586)
New Port Richey (15,842)
New Smyrna Beach (24,298)
Niceville (14,714)
North Fort Myers (39,143)
North Lauderdale (43,703)
North Miami (62,435)
North Miami Beach (43,971)
North Palm Beach (12,853)
North Port (62,345)
Northdale (22,587)
Oak Ridge (22,313)
Oakland Park (44,319)
Oakleaf Plantation (22,318)
Ocala (58,218)
Ocoee (43,608)
Ojus (18,761)
Oldsmar (14,170)
Olympia Heights (13,991)
Opa-locka (16,565)
Orange City (11,210)
Orlando (270,934)
Ormond Beach (40,970)
Oviedo (38,551)
Pace (21,272)
Palatka (10,390)
Palm Bay (107,888)
Palm Beach Gardens (52,923)
Palm City (23,380)
Palm Coast (82,893)
Palm Harbor (59,007)
Palm River-Clair Mel (22,667)
Palm Springs (22,341)
Palm Valley (20,888)
Palmetto (13,249)
Palmetto Bay (24,642)
Palmetto Estates (15,969)
Panama City (38,286)
Panama City Beach (12,624)
Parkland (30,177)
Pembroke Pines (166,611)
Pensacola (53,193)
Pine Castle (10,668)
Pine Hills (64,516)
Pinecrest (19,452)
Pinellas Park (51,617)
Pinewood (16,531)
Plant City (37,406)
Plantation (92,560)
Poinciana (56,678)
Pompano Beach (107,762)
Port Charlotte (55,206)
Port Orange (59,866)
Port Salerno (10,070)
Port St. John (11,444)
Port St. Lucie (179,413)
Princeton (26,164)
Punta Gorda (18,150)
Richmond West (34,825)
Riverview (76,590)
Riviera Beach (34,005)
Rockledge (26,626)
Royal Palm Beach (37,633)
Ruskin (18,846)
Safety Harbor (17,454)
San Carlos Park (17,646)
Sanford (58,111)
Sarasota (55,118)
Sarasota Springs (15,659)
Satellite Beach (10,633)
Sebastian (24,007)
Sebring (10,497)
Seminole (18,153)
Shady Hills (10,687)
South Bradenton (22,814)
South Daytona (12,584)
South Miami (12,242)
South Miami Heights (37,564)
South Venice (14,637)
Southchase (16,131)
Spring Hill (100,270)
St. Augustine (14,128)
St. Cloud (45,298)
St. Petersburg (257,083)
Stuart (16,462)
Sun City Center (20,042)
Sunny Isles Beach (22,123)
Sunrise (92,700)
Sunset (17,097)
Sweetwater (20,840)
Tallahassee (189,907)
Tamarac (64,681)
Tamiami (57,123)
Tampa (369,075)
Tarpon Springs (24,605)
Tavares (15,430)
Temple Terrace (25,731)
The Acreage (37,773)
The Crossings (24,313)
The Hammocks (54,833)
The Villages (61,046)
Thonotosassa (13,461)
Three Lakes (16,263)
Titusville (45,393)
Town 'n' Country (82,506)
Trinity (10,550)
Union Park (10,501)
University (41,732)
University (30,926)
University Park (26,304)
Upper Grand Lagoon (14,917)
Valrico (36,603)
Venice (22,211)
Vero Beach (16,358)
Vero Beach South (23,343)
Viera East (10,998)
Villas (10,464)
Warrington (13,428)
Wekiwa Springs (23,813)
Wellington (62,560)
Wesley Chapel (46,935)
West Lealman (15,257)
West Little River (31,226)
West Melbourne (20,679)
West Palm Beach (106,779)
West Park (15,097)
West Pensacola (19,571)
West Perrine (10,317)
Westchase (22,897)
Westchester (29,921)
Weston (69,959)
Westview (10,365)
Westwood Lakes (11,860)
Wilton Manors (12,385)
Winter Garden (40,356)
Winter Haven (37,689)
Winter Park (29,943)
Winter Springs (34,789)
World Golf Village (13,326)
Wright (25,384)
Yulee (11,609)
Zephyrhills (14,611)