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Where is Florida, United States?

Location of state of Florida on a map

Florida is a state found in the nation of United States. Home to 18,801,310 people, it is the 4th largest division in United States in terms of population.

Florida gained its current status as a state in the year 1845. The government of Florida is lead by Rick Scott and is based in the state capital of Tallahassee (Population: 181,376).

The most populous cities in Florida are: Jacksonville (Population: 821,784), Miami (Population: 399,457), Tampa (Population: 335,709), Saint Petersburg (Population: 244,769), Orlando (Population: 238,300).

Florida State - Quick Facts

Country United States
Region Type State
Year of Establishment 1845
Capital Tallahassee (Population: 181,376)
Head of Government Rick Scott
Total Population 18,801,310
Total Area 151,940 sq km (58,664 sq miles)
Population Density 123.7 sq km (320.5 sq miles)
This page was last updated on July 24, 2015.

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