Florida

established March 3, 1845 formerly known as Florida Territory
flag of Florida
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seal of Florida
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Florida two letter code: FL
capital: Tallahassee est. 1824
population:
21,992,985 ( 353.40 people per square mile )
Nicknames:
Alligator State
Everglade State
Flower State
Gulf State
Orange State
Peninsula State or Peninsular State
Sunshine State
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
918 cities in Florida
Map City Population
Jacksonville 868,031
Miami 441,003
Tampa 369,075
Orlando 270,934
St. Petersburg 257,083
Hialeah 237,069
Tallahassee 189,907
Port St. Lucie 179,413
Fort Lauderdale 178,590
Cape Coral 175,229
67 counties in Florida
County Population
Miami-Dade 2,716,940
Broward 1,952,778
Palm Beach 1,496,770
Hillsborough 1,471,968
Orange 1,393,452
Pinellas 974,996
Duval 957,755
Lee 770,577
Polk 724,777
Brevard 601,942